The Stockton Arts Commission serves as the arts advocacy commission for the City – a catalyst to support and strengthen community awareness, opportunities, and involvement in arts and culture.
Congratulations to Tama Brisbane, Stockton's first Poet Laureate. On July 21, 2015, Stockton City Council accepted the Stockton Arts Commission nomination of Tama Brisbane for a one-year term as the City's Poet Laureate.
The 2016 Alfred H. and Camilla Muller Art Grant applications must be received by mail or in person (no faxes or emails accepted) no later than February 17, 2016, at 4:00 p.m. Mail or deliver to the Community Services Department in Cesar Chavez Library, 2nd Floor, 605 N. El Dorado Street, Stockton, CA 95202.
Please review the application posted on the Grants Page for all details and requirements.
Grants will be awarded in March 2016.
The Commission was founded by Marian Jacobs and a group of local arts supporters in the mid-1970s. Today, the Commission operates within the City's Community Services Department.
Business is conducted by the arts director and a 16-member volunteer commission appointed by the Mayor and City Council.
To find out more about the Stockton Arts Commission's function, legal authority, member qualifications, visit the City Clerk's Arts Commission page.
This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 1/13/2016