Resources for Artists
- Actors Fund
The Actors Fund is a nonprofit, national human services organization that helps entertainment and performing arts professionals in theater, film, music, opera, television and dance through a broad spectrum of social, health, employment, and housing progra
- Americans for the Arts
Nationally based program for arts advocacy and public awareness of the arts. Includes National Arts Education site. Online Field Directory for searching all arts organizations.
- Art Deadline
The art world’s most comprehensive and accessed source for income and exhibition opportunities. Enjoy real-time access to an extensive and ever growing resource of local, national, and international announcements, with comprehensive descriptions and dire
- Art Promote-Art and Culture Online
Explore thousands of art galleries, museums and artists from around the world. Browse by subject, medium, movement, nationality and more.
- Arts and Business Council
Founded in 1965, and is devoted to stimulating partnerships between the arts and business that benefit both sectors and the communities they serve. In 1980 the Council began expanding some services to serve the entire country.
- Arts for LA
Arts for LA is an arts advocacy organization working to strengthen the public value of arts and arts education in the 88 municipalities and 80 school districts in LA County.
- California Alliance for Arts Education
The CAAE promotes, supports,and advocates visual and performing arts education for preschool through post-secondary students in California schools. It also has an online arts education directory.
- California Arts Advocates
The California Arts Advocates works on behalf of artists, arts organizations and millions of people that attend museums, galleries, and performances each year.
- California Arts Council
The mission of the CAC is to make available and accessible quality art reflecting all of California’s diverse cultures; to support the state’s broad economic, educational, and social goals through the arts; to provide leadership for all levels of the arts
- California Association of Nonprofits
California Association of Nonprofits (CAN) is a statewide membership network, creating sector-wide responses to the important issues facing nonprofit organizations and providing valuable resources and tools that empower nonprofits to achieve their mission
- California Lawyers for the Arts, Inc.
a nonprofit tax-exempt service organization founded in 1974 which provides lawyer referrals, dispute resolution services, educational programs and publications to artists of all disciplines and arts organizations.
- Center for Cultural Innovation
The Center for Cultural Innovation (CCI) helps self-employed artists, small arts businesses and the nonprofit arts sector start , manage and grow their own businesses.
Art takes many forms as it’s affected by its time and place in history, the cultures it touches, and the technology with which humans express themselves. From ancient cave drawings to the art of ecology and space, the many forms of art are unique and cons
- Craft Emergency Relief Fund (CERF)
CERF seeks to strengthen and sustain the careers of independent artists by advocating for artists, offering business training programs, and organizing emergency relief efforts. Focusing on helping an artist reclaim his or her specialty as soon as possible
- Cultural Affairs Division, City of Pasadena
Cultural Affairs supports the arts & culture in Pasadena. It also promotes Pasadena in Southern California and nationally as a center of American cultural history as well as a vibrant arena for the creation of new art and film.
- Dance / USA
Advances the art form of dance by addressing the needs, concerns and interests of the professional dance community.
- Flintridge Center
Flintridge Foundation is committed to nourishing individualism, honoring diversity in society and nature, supporting creativity, and promoting just and cooperative partnerships so that human beings may evolve more effectively toward wholeness and the natu
- LA County Arts Commission
The mission of the Los Angeles County Arts Commission is to foster excellence, diversity, vitality and accessibility of the arts in the County of Los Angeles.
- National Endowment for the Arts
Established in 1965 to foster, preserve, and promote excellence in the arts, to bring art to all Americans, and to provide leadership in arts education. An independent agency of the federal government, the Endowment is the nation’s largest annual funder o
- Sweet Relief Musicians Fund
Sweet Relief Musicians Fund provides financial assistance to all types of career musicians who are struggling to make ends meet while facing illness, disability, or age-related problems.
- Theater Communications Group
To strengthen, nurture, and promote the professional not-for-profit American theatre.
- Visual and Performing Arts Education
The California Department of Education provides assistance to implement visual and performing arts education programs, kindergarten through grade twelve.
- @ LA
general arts listings and directories.
- Art Scene
listing of gallery openings and exhibits in So. California.
- Arts and letters Daily
news, discussion and reviews of the arts.
- Arts Journal
daily digest of arts, culture and ideas.
- Backstage West
performing arts resources.
- Curate LA
A simple way to navigate and discover the Los Angeles art community.
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