2016 Dane Arts calendar cover: Evening on the Bay
Linda Koenig, watercolor, 4"x6"
Images from the 2015 Dane Arts Calendar: December
Images from the 2016 Dane Arts Calendar: Inside Cover, January

2016 Grant Review Panels

Thursday, March 10th Room 351 - Theater, Dance & Arts in Education Panel Review

Monday, March 14th Room 354 - Multidisciplinary, History & Visual Arts Panel Review

Wednesday, March 16th Room 351 - Music Panel Review


2016 Project Grant deadline:

Monday, February 1, 2016 at 4pm

The timeline for primary activities including public presentations must happen between May 1 of current year through June 30 of the following year.



The Shining Lights

The Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission 2016 calendar, The Shining Lights, is available for purchase. Visit our Calendar Page for more information on purchasing the 2016 calendar.


The Arts Mean Business

Read The Americans for the Arts publication on the top ten reasons to support the arts here: The Arts Mean Business.

Dane Arts Mural Arts (DAMA) Project

We've launched a new mural project and you can read more about our work at www.daneartsmuralarts.org.

Thank you to the Madison Community Foundation for its generous seed support for DAMA and The Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.


Keep up with Dane Arts!

Find out what's going on at Dane Arts, learn about Dane Arts funded programs and projects, get information on workshops, grant opportunities, and calls for art. We would love for you to stay connected with us!

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January 2016 Newsletter: http://eepurl.com/bKN0nz
(Photo credit: Kanopy Dance-February 2016 performance)

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Support Dane Arts' grants!

The Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission awards several types of grants to local artists and arts & cultural organizations. Funding is provided through both public and private donations and every dollar can help art, culture, and history continue to thrive in Dane County. Giving is easy, just click on the "donate" button at the bottom right of this page and make your secure donation today!