Commission for the Arts

The Arlington Commission for the Arts advises the County on policy and program development, oversees the grants and public art programs, advocates for the arts in Arlington and acts as a liaison between the arts community and the County. Arts Commission members are appointed by the County Board.

Members of the Arts Commission also work with Cultural Affairs staff to administer arts and cultural grants. For more information about grants, click here.

Unless otherwise noted, all meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. unless indicated below.  Meetings take place at Arlington Economic Development, 1100 North Glebe Road, Suite 1500. Paid parking is available under the building. The closest metro is the Ballston Metro Station. 

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Meeting Date Meeting Materials and Information

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 (Virtual)


Wednesday, January 24, 2024

 Wednesday, February 28, 2024  
 Wednesday, March 27, 2024  
 Wednesday, April 24, 2024 (Virtual  
 Wednesday, May 29, 2024  
 Wednesday, June 26, 2024  


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For any questions related to the Arts Commission, its members, or upcoming meetings, please contact Sharon Raphael at 703-228-0837 or

Public Art Committee Information

Arts Commission Special Meetings and Committee Meetings