Stockton Arts Commission Current Activities
The Stockton Arts Commission serves as the arts advocacy commission for the City – a catalyst to support and strengthen community awareness, opportunities, and involvement in arts and culture. The Commission was founded by Marian Jacobs and a group of local arts supporters in the mid-1970s.
Today, the Commission operates within the City's Community Services Department. Business is conducted by the arts director and a 16-member volunteer commission appointed by the Mayor and City Council.
Accepting Poet Laureate Applications Through March 31
The City of Stockton is seeking a Poet Laureate to bring poetry to the community and to foster an appreciation of poetry to the lives of citizens. Applications are due March 31, 2015 by 4:00 p.m.
For more information, contact the Stockton Arts Commission.
To find out more about the Stockton Arts Commission's function, legal authority, member qualifications, visit the City Clerk's Arts Commission page.
This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 3/4/2015