ArtsDay 2013 T-shirt Artwork Design Competition Deadline Approaching!

ArtsDay 2013 T-shirt Artwork Design Competition Deadline Approaching!

Mon, 02/25/2013 - 9:41am

 

Photo: ArtsDay 2013 logoArts for LA invites submissions of original artwork for use on our ArtsDay 2013 t-shirts. The shirts, donated by sponsor American Apparel, will be worn by arts advocates celebrating the contributions of arts and culture during the Los Angeles City Council meeting on April 17.

Ask Arts & Culture Questions at Local Candidate Forums

Ask Arts & Culture Questions at Local Candidate Forums

Tue, 02/19/2013 - 9:36am

 Photo: Question MarkCandidate forums give voters an opportunity learn about candidates’ positions directly from the candidates themselves. Arts for LA encourages arts-minded voters to participate in their local forums to ensure candidates running for city and school board seats have an opportunity to discuss their support for our lively arts and culture communities.

Register to Vote by 2/19 for Spring Elections

Register to Vote by 2/19 for Spring Elections

Wed, 02/13/2013 - 11:48am

Photo: Vote stampsLos Angeles residents have until February 19 to initiate or update their voter registration with the State of California’s Secretary of State. Voter registration is now available online for residents holding a California driver’s license or identification card and a Social Security number.

Leading Candidates Respond to Arts & Culture Surveys

Leading Candidates Respond to Arts & Culture Surveys

Thu, 02/07/2013 - 3:08pm

Photo: stack of paperArts for LA has published the results of its semiannual Arts & Culture Candidate Surveys for races in Los Angeles, Burbank, and Pasadena.

Spring 2013 Los Angeles City Council Candidate Surveys

 

Photo: seal of the City of Los Angeles

Each election cycle, Arts for LA invites candidates in elections throughout Los Angeles County to participate in our arts and culture candidate surveys. 

LA Mayor Forum Featured First Question about Arts & Culture [includes video]

LA Mayor Forum Featured First Question about Arts & Culture [includes video]

Thu, 01/31/2013 - 11:51am

The morning plenary session of the recent Empowerment Congress Summit featured a forum of Los Angeles mayoral candidates.  The first question in that forum was selected and asked by the Empowerment Congress's arts and culture committee.

Arts for LA's Advocacy Work a Model for Other Orgs

Arts for LA's Advocacy Work a Model for Other Orgs

Tue, 01/29/2013 - 8:46am

Photo: Arts advocates in actionArts for LA's own Danielle Brazell will join Wire Media's Marcy Rye and Salsa Lab's Jeanette Russell for a conversation about using online tools to fuel advocacy.

Serve as an LA CIty Election Pollworker

Serve as an LA CIty Election Pollworker

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 7:21am

Photo: Be a pollworkerArts for LA encourages artists, arts leaders, and arts supporters to participate in the civic process this spring by serving as a election pollworker. 

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