The City of Culver City will select an individual artist to serve as a cultural ambassador who will raise community consciousness to a greater appreciation of the arts within Culver City.
Artist Laureate Expectations
Attend community and arts events
Exhibit/Perform/Engage with the public
Culver City Unified School District
Culver City community, non-profit, and cultural institutions
Culver City business community
The Artist Laureate Award will provide access, recognition, and a stipend of $8,000 in support of the artist. The award will recognize artistic excellence, support the continuing development of the artist’s work, and spotlight the important role individual artists play in contributing to a vibrant community, enriching the city’s creative economy, and positively impacting the quality of life for people of all ages.
Two-year appointment January 2020 – December 2021
Fine and Visual Arts: including
2-Dimensional, 3-Dimensional, and Digital Art
Performing Arts: including Dance, Theatre, Spoken Word, and Music
Literary Arts: including Poetry, Novels, Essays, Stage Plays, and Screenplays
Apply Now! Deadline Extended!
Important Dates (subject to change)
October 14, 2019, 5:00 PM Online applications due to the City
November 18-22, 2019 Applicant Interviews with Review Panel
January 15, 2020 Official Announcement
For more information & to apply:
Visit the Culver City Artist Laureate Program webpage