Moving Words Competition 2021: Six winning poems were selected from 211 poems by this year’s judge, Arlington’s 2nd Poet Laureate Holly Karapetkova, who also has a poem on display. View the poems here and on Arlington’s ART buses through September 2021.
County-run arts facilities (3700 Four Mile Run, Lee Arts Center and shared facilities with APS) are currently closed. The feasibility of reopening these facilities in Spring of 2021 is being evaluated on an ongoing basis, given the changing circumstances of the pandemic. For more information, please click here.
Arlington Arts in 2020: Meeting the Moment
Read highlights from the year in our Year End Statement.
COVID-19 Resources for Artists and Arts Organizations
Arlington Arts is pro-actively looking out for resources to assist arts organizations, arts administrators and individual artists impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. We encourage members of our artistic community to visit our page, which will continue to be updated with current resources available to assist you through the pandemic. Visit our COVID-19 Artists and Arts Organizations Resources page here.
Arlington Arts at Home
Get to know our programs and revisit past favorites with our at-home activities ranging from coloring pages to self-guided walking tours. Currently featuring activities from the Arlington Art Truck, Art on the ART Bus, Arlington Public Art, and our FY2020 Grant Recipients. More activities will continue to be added, so check back for more ways to experience our programs in your own home. Visit Arlington Arts at Home here.
Arlington Arts Magazine Third Edition
In everything we do, Arlington Arts endeavors to create connections with artists, with our environment, and with you. We hope you enjoy this look back on some of our successes over the last few months. Read the magazine here.
View previous issues of the Arlington Arts Magazine here.
Enriching Lives - Arlington Arts and Culture Strategy
The Arlington Arts Commission completed a comprehensive study of the arts and culture ecosystem in Arlington resulting in goals and strategies meant to provide Arlington arts stakeholders with tangible goals to create a thriving artistic and cultural community that supports the foundation of Arlington’s sense of place.