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Cultural Equity Grants

SMUD Gallery

Now accepting applications from small budget arts and cultural organizations for the Cultural Equity Grant.

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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Artists in the Community Grant now available.  Deadline Sept. 17.

17 finalists announced for Golden 1 Center public art program.

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

"Moire Array" by Mike Ross has been successfully installed at the Cosumnes College Regional Transit Overpass.

Local poet and past SMAC grantee, JoAnn Anglin, recently wrote about teaching poetry to inmates. 

Jeff Knorr continues as Sacramento Poet Laureate. 

Musicians: apply now for the Holiday Music Series.  Application available now.

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

James Albertson, 1944-2015. Memorial to be held August 23, 4pm at Verge  Center for the Arts.

Driven to Abstraction is now  at the SMUD Art Gallery


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