Arts & Culture Commission


The mission of the Arts and Culture Commission is to enrich the human experience, reinforce Glendale’s identity and civic pride through arts and culture, and to recognize the importance of arts to our quality of life and to the local economy. This is accomplished by consciously integrating arts and culture into the daily life of the people of Glendale through urban design, planning, economic development, and education.

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Arts & Cultural Plan
Adopted in 2013, the Arts & Cultural Plan is a comprehensive vision for arts and culture to be implemented over the next 5 years that reflects the community and defines strategies for City investment. This Plan sets the goals and priorities for the City of Glendale to best help the arts and cultural life of Glendale to thrive and to further identify the regional importance of Glendale.



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The Glendale Arts & Culture Commission, an advisory board to the City Council of the City of Glendale, is seeking proposals from consultants or consultant teams with specific experience in public art master planning for the purpose of developing a Public Art Master Plan for the City. Proposals must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 30, 2016.   Read More>

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Beluga's Journey

Adams Square MiniPark Gas Station, February 1 - March 19, 2016    Read More>

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Colette Miller: GLENDALE WINGS - On display

Re-Entry - Yarn Bombing Los Angeles! - October 14, 2015 - January 5, 2016

Water Finds A Way Community Labyrinth - September 18 - November 18, 2015

Bridget Beck: A GLENDALE PICNIC - On display in Central Park since March 2015

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See the newest Utility Box Murals

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See what's happening throughout Glendale.



Learn about the Urban Arts Program.




Arts and Culture Commission

c/o Library, Arts & Culture
222 East Harvard Street
Glendale, CA 91205
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