Accomplishments

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Accomplishments

2018
August 9

Arts Confab

Arts Confab

First Arts Confab held in conjunction with the Thursdays@Newhall Arts Walk.

July 1

Amphitheater Feasibility Study

Completed an Amphitheater Feasibility Study. (Recommendation 5.1)

July 1

Arts Education Collaborative Established

Arts Commission established the Arts Education Collaborative. (Recommendation 3.1)

June 1

Marketing Consultant Funding Approved

Funding was approved to hire a marketing consultant to develop a comprehensive arts marketing program. (Recommendation 9.1)

May 1

Cycling Bear Installed

The public art piece, Cycling Bear by Frank Rock, was installed on Bike to Work week located on the Chuck Pontus Commuter Trail.

March 1

Support Begins for Newhall Family Theatre

Support Begins for Newhall Family Theatre

City of Santa Clarita entered into an agreement to support the operation of the Newhall Family Theatre for the Performing Arts. (Recommendation 2.1)

February 1

Arts Consultant Hired

Hired an “on-call” artist, Arts Consultant, to work with City departments and the Arts Commission to suggest aesthetic enhancement for public improvements. (Recommendation 1.5)

January 1

Grant Received

The City of Santa Clarita was awarded $90,000 in Arts Grants.

2017
June 1

Amphitheatre Feasibility Study

Funding was approved for an Amphitheatre Feasibility Study. (Recommendation 5.1)

February 1

The MAIN

The MAIN

The City of Santa Clarita begins managing The MAIN.

January 1

Arts Grants

The City of Santa Clarita awarded $90,000 in Arts Grants.

2016
October 1

ARTober

City of Santa Clarita produces First Annual ARTober program.

October 1

SantaClaritaArts.com

SantaClaritaArts.com

Launched SantaClaritaArts.com.

September 1

Arts Grants

Created a new capacity building category for arts grants. (Recommendation 6.2)

September 1

Arts Commission Work Plan

2016-17 Arts Commission Work Plan (Recommendation 4.2) and Public Art Planning and Selection Process (Recommendation 1.1) adopted by City Council.

June 1

Cultural Equity and Inclusion Initiative

Diversity and Inclusion Subcommittee partnered with LA County Arts Commission to host a Cultural Equity and Inclusion Initiative Town Hall.

June 1

Arts Grants Budget

City of Santa Clarita City Council increased the arts grants budget. (Recommendation 6.1)

March 10

Diversity and Inclusion

Arts Commission established the Diversity and Inclusion Subcommittee. (Recommendation 10.1)

March 9

Arts Master Plan

City of Santa Clarita City Council adopted the Arts Master Plan on March 9, 2016.

March 2

Youth Arts Showcase

City of Santa Clarita produced the First Annual Youth Arts Showcase.