The Arizona Commission on the Arts supports a statewide arts network. In communities large and small throughout the state, local arts agencies provide more specific, local support. A local arts agency is a nonprofit or government entity that is created to meet the cultural needs of a community and to foster an environment in which artists and arts organizations can flourish.
This document provides an introduction to local arts agencies, how they are established and how the serve their communities.
The Arizona Commission on the Arts keeps an updated listing of statewide local arts agencies.