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 Cultural Affairs 3700 South Four Mile Run Drive. Free parking is available behind the building. Please enter through the back of the building where is says Cultural Affairs. All guests are asked to sign in.

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Meeting Date Meeting Materials and Information
 Wednesday, April 24, 2024 (Virtual)  Meeting-Agenda(DOCX, 41KB)Director's Report(PDF, 369KB)
 Wednesday, May 29, 2024  May 29, 2024, Meeting Agenda(PDF, 95KB)
 Wednesday, June 26, 2024  


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
Equity Committee Meeting: Wednesday, July 10, 2024, 6:30-7:30pm - Virtual. See above for the link to join.