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. 


Meeting Date Meeting Materials and Information
February 22, 2023


March 22, 2023

 In person



View Past Meeting Materials

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

Tuesday, January 31, 2023 - 7:00 p.m.: Engagement Committee Meeting, 3700 South Four Mile Run Drive, Room 139