California Arts Council to Host Virtual Emergency Meeting on May 8
State Arts Council will discuss COVID-19 funding opportunities for California's arts and culture field
During this meeting, the Council will discuss emergency agenda items, including the process for re-granting the National Endowment for the Arts CARES Act funding allocated to the California Arts Council.
Public comment will be accepted online on the Council Meetings webpage beginning 24 hours prior to the meeting. The Council will read all submissions after the meeting and all submissions will be entered into the public meeting record.
For more information about this meeting, including the access link, agenda and public comment form, visit http://www.arts.ca.gov/
The California Arts Council is a state agency with a mission of strengthening arts, culture, and creative expression as the tools to cultivate a better California for all. It supports local arts infrastructure and programming statewide through grants, initiatives, and services. The California Arts Council envisions a California where all people flourish with universal access to and participation in the arts.
Members of the California Arts Council include: Chair Nashormeh Lindo, Vice Chair Jaime Galli, Larry Baza, Lilia Gonzales Chavez, Jodie Evans, Kathleen Gallegos, Stanlee Gatti, Donn K. Harris, Alex Israel, Consuelo Montoya, and Jonathan Moscone.