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SMUD Gallery

Public Art dedication at South Natomas Community Park on September 30th at 4;30 pm. 

Commission Meetings

The Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission typically meets at 2:00 pm on the second Monday of the month.  past and upcoming meeting materials are available online.

FRIENDS of the Arts Commission

Friends of the Arts Commission is our nonprofit arm, committed to supporting the arts through arts education programs, fund development and arts advocacy. We hope you will support our efforts.  The Leap merchandise featuring Sacramento's own red rabbit "Leap" by Lawrence Argent is for sale year-round.

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Cultural Equity Grant for small budget arts and cultural organizations.  Apply today and sign up for a workshop to learn more.

You don't want to miss the Art Jam on October 3! Tickets available now. 

Sign up today for the Cultural Data Project Workshop, Oct. 13, 1:30 pm. Learn to use the data you enter.

Want to participate in the 2016 BIG Day of Giving? Orientations and trainings in October and November only. Sign up today.

Generations in Flight: artwork by the RCAF family & friends is now  at the SMUD Art Gallery

The Mosaics of Mary Dignan is now on display at the County Board of Supervisors Gallery.

Body Memory: a multimedia installation by Meech Miyagi and Mikko Lautamo now showing at the Robert T. Matsui Gallery in Sacramento City Hall.

New artworks are being installed along the new Light Rail extension to Cosumnes River College.

"Granary" by Mark Abildgaard has been installed at Dogwood Park in North Natomas.

Remember Broadway Augmented?  View a video documentation of the project.


Oct 03 - It's jamming at the ArtJam! What a great night for supporting arts in education!more

Oct 03 - ArtJam is this evening, 1425 C St. 6:00 PM. Tickets still available at the door ($100 ea. / $175 for two). Dress casual and join us for a "play date" for grown ups! CREATE interactive art, INDULGE in artisanal food and libations, REVEL in extraordinary pop-up art installations, ENGAGE with distinctive art experiences, and PARTY into the night.more

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