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​​​The Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture was established in 1985 to champion and sustain the City's arts and culture community to make Phoenix a great place to live, work, and visit.

 ‭(Hidden)‬ Current Opportunities:

Deadline: Friday, September 20, 2019

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Deadline: Monday, September 30, 2019

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News - September 25, 2019: Fry's Food Store in Downtown Phoenix to Feature Original Mural by Local Artist. Read More >
News - August 23, 2019: Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture Neighborhood Arts Grant Program now open. Application deadline is extended to Monday, October 7, 2019. Read More >​​

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Phoenix Office of Arts + Culture
200 W. Washington St., 10th. floor
Phoenix, AZ 85003

Phone: 602-262-4637
Fax: 602-262-6914
Email:  arts.culture@phoenix.gov

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Arts + Economic Prosperity

Did you know that Phoenix Arts and Culture events generated $402 Million in economic impact? The Arts Mean Business in Phoenix

Read details about what this means in the full Arts and Economic Prosperity 5 report for the city of Phoenix here!

 Meet the City Poet Laureate

The Phoenix Poet Laureate is a Mayoral appointee whose purpose is to champion the art of poetry, inspire an emerging generation​ of literary artists and educate residents about poets and authors who have influenced our state through creative literary expression.

More About the Poet Laureate

The Phoenix Office of Arts and Culture Public Art Program is hosting a workshop for artists or artist teams who are interested in applying for public art opportunities. This Public Art 101 Workshop will cover all the basics of the public art process, from application through design and fabrication.

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 5:30-7:00 p.m.
Park Central
3121 North 3rd Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85013

Learn More or Register Today​

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Phoenix Urban Guide (PUG) is a new destination map that connects Phoenix residents and visitors to arts and cultural destinations, dining, retail and more.  PUG was developed by Artlink Inc. through a ReinventPHX grant in partnership with the City of Phoenix Community & Economic Development Department, the City of Phoenix Office of Arts & Culture, Valley Metro, Downtown Phoenix Inc., and the Phoenix Convention Center.

Upcoming Meetings

LCC Ad Hoc Committee Meeting: Monday, November 4, 2019 at 2PM at City Hall, 200 West Washington St, Phoenix, 12th Floor Central Conference Room

Arts and Culture Commission - Advocacy Committee: Monday, November 4, 2019 at 4PM at City Hall, 200 West Washington, 10th Floor West Conference Room