The calendar below features upcoming Arts Commission deadlines, events, information sessions and workshop opportunities. Times, dates and event details may be subject to change. For more information, please email [email protected].

 

Feb
7
Tue
The Intersection of Fashion, Art and Business!
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Join us for a discussion focused on helping artists and other creatives better understand the connections between fine art, fashion and design. Panelists will share practical advice and strategies creative entrepreneurs need to succeed within the industry. Panelists will also highlight the specific opportunities, resources and funding currently available to Arizona artists.

Fashion Futures is hosted by StylePHX and One Million Entrepreneurs in partnership with the Arizona Commission on the Arts as part of the Artist Investment Program.

You can join the conversation in person or join our livestream from home. Click below to register:

JOIN US IN PERSON

Registration is free, but space is limited.

Feb
20
Mon
State Govt Holiday Observed | Office Closed
Feb 20 all-day
Feb
21
Tue
Info Session: Festival Grants
Feb 21 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Learn about the Festival Grant! Program manager Brad Debiase will walk you through the guidelines and application process and take any questions you might have.

REGISTER

Info Session: Lifelong and Youth Arts Engagement Grants
Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Learn about the Lifelong Arts Engagement Grant and Youth Arts Engagement Grant! Program manager Elisa Garcia Radcliffe will walk you through the guidelines and application process and take any questions you might have.

REGISTER

Feb
23
Thu
Arts Commission Introductory Meeting
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

This is a public meeting. Members of the public are welcome to attend in person or listen online. Audio from the meeting will be live-streamed on our website at https://azarts.gov/panels/public-meetings/.

Meeting Documents

Agenda

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Recording

Mar
2
Thu
Info Session: Creative Capacity Grants
Mar 2 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Learn about the Creative Capacity Grant! Program manager Claudio Dicochea will walk you through the guidelines and application process and take any questions you might have.

REGISTER

Mar
9
Thu
Info Session: Lifelong and Youth Arts Engagement Grants
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Learn about the Lifelong Arts Engagement Grant and Youth Arts Engagement Grant! Program manager Elisa Garcia Radcliffe will walk you through the guidelines and application process and take any questions you might have.

REGISTER

Info Session: Festival Grants
Mar 9 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Learn about the Festival Grant! Program manager Brad Debiase will walk you through the guidelines and application process and take any questions you might have.

REGISTER

Mar
11
Sat
2023 Arizona Poetry Out Loud State Finals
Mar 11 @ 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm

On Saturday, March 11, nine exceptional young people will compete for the opportunity to represent the State of Arizona at the Poetry Out Loud National Finals in Washington, DC, and a shot at the grand prize: a $20,000 college scholarship.

Live Webcast

1:00 pm, Saturday, March 11, 2023

Visit https://poetry.arizona.edu/poetry-out-loud for more information.

Mar
15
Wed
Info Session: Creative Capacity Grants
Mar 15 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Learn about the Creative Capacity Grant! Program manager Claudio Dicochea will walk you through the guidelines and application process and take any questions you might have.

REGISTER

Mar
23
Thu
Quarterly Commission Meeting
Mar 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

This is a public meeting. Members of the public are welcome to attend in person or listen online.

Attend In-person

YWCA Southern Arizona
525 N Bonita Ave
Tucson, AZ 85745

Attend Online

You can join the meeting via Zoom or call-in to listen.

Join on your computer or tablet:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85801993202?pwd=ZVllWUYxajZUdXdCT1VtL3RaRG5QQT09

Passcode: 820100

Or One tap mobile : US: +16699006833,,85801993202# or +17193594580,,85801993202#

Or Telephone: (669) 900-683

Meeting Documents

Meeting Agenda

Meeting Minutes

Meeting Recording

Public Comment

Per A.R.S.§38-431.01(H)

A public body may make an open call to the public during a public meeting, subject to reasonable time, place and manner restrictions, to allow individuals to address the public body on any issue within the jurisdiction of the public body.

Members of the public who would like to make public comment may submit a request via the form below. Upon completion and submission of the form below, you will receive an email with further instructions.

We are no longer accepting requests for public comment for our June 29 board meeting.

Apr
13
Thu
Study Session, Board of Commissioners
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

This is a public meeting and will be held online. Audio from the meeting will be live-streamed on our website at https://azarts.gov/panels/public-meetings/.

Agenda

  • Call to Order, Dawn Wallace
  • Review of previous executive director hiring process, Jacky Alling/Alex Nelson
  • Discussion, Commission Members
  • Adjournment, Dawn Wallace

This meeting does not include time for public comment.

Meeting Documents

Meeting Notice

Meeting Recording