Type Regular
Objective The Commission's purpose is to provide leadership in encouraging and supporting artistic endeavors in Alameda County. Mission Statement: The Alameda County Arts Commission is dedicated to improving the quality of life in Alameda County by nurturing a thriving environment for the arts and for cultural activities; promoting economic opportunities for Alameda County's artists and arts organizations through programs such as arts grants, public art, and art in education programs; encouraging public participation in the arts and actively advocating for the arts.
Established 1965-01-01
Authority Ord. 2202-5; Ord 95-73 and Admin. Code 2.70
Agency/Dept Auditor-Controller
Location 1401 Lakeside Drive, Rm 603    Oakland CA -b1. Oakla-nd    QIC: 26021
Staff Person Rachel Osajima Work: (510) 271-5162
Term (Seats) Term is 4 years. Members may serve a maximum of 2 consecutive terms.
Meetings Second Wednesday of each month, 4:00 p.m., 1401 Lakeside Dr., Rm. 1107, Oakland, CA
Qualifications Each appointed member shall be resident of Alameda County, BOS may appoint a Supervisor to serve as Liaison, ExOfficio Members: Director of AC Community Development Ageny, Director of AC Public Works Agency, Director of AC General Services Agency, Dean of Fine Arts of Cal State East Bay, Director of the Oakland Museum of Ca., Director of Berkeley ARt Museum/Pacific Film Archive of the University of California Berkeley, Dean California College of Arts and Crafts in Oakland.
Appointments Total of 22 members. 15 appointed members serve at the pleaure of their appointing Supervisor; Each Supervisor shall appoint three members. 7 Ex officio members.