Four LA County Schools Recognized for Exemplary Arts Ed Programs
Four schools in Los Angeles County were among thirteen recognized by State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson for "exemplary arts programs" serving middle and high school students.
California Arts Counil Seeks Input from Angelenos: Tuesday, 4/30
The California Arts Council, which provides grants and support for arts education programs to organizations throughout the state, seeks input from residents of Los Angeles County at Tuesday's "listening tour" stop at the Autry National Center in Griffith Park. The meeting will run 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Questions for you to consider before attending include:
Spotlight on Arts for LA Partner MonaLisa Whitaker at Inglewood Cultural Arts
This story originally appeared in Arts for All's March newsletter. We thank them for allowing us to repost it here.
LA2050 Report Lauds LA's Arts & Culture Vitality
The Goldhirsh Foundation's recently released "LA2050 Report" examines the overall health of Los Angeles by looking at eight indicators, including education, housing, and public safety.
Los Angeles County Primary Municipal Elections Today
Many of LA County’s cities will hold primary nominating elections today. Check with the LA County Register-Recorder/County Clerk to learn more about them.
Upcoming Los Angeles County Election Dates
A full list of upcoming election dates is available from the Los Angeles Registrar-Recorder/County Clerk [click for PDF].
Burbank Municipal Primary, February 26
Burbank Unified School District Bond Measure, March 5
Ask Arts & Culture Questions at Local Candidate Forums
Candidate 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
Los 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.
2012 Otis Report Confirms Creativity Is a Strong Job Creator
"Like sunshine and diversity, creativity is a defining resource of our region.
Arts for LA Welcomes Three New Member Organizations
Arts for LA welcomes the following new organizational members and thanks them for their support of arts advocacy in LA County.
We are thrilled to have these outstanding organizations standing with us to support arts, culture, and arts education throughout the region.