Arts and Culture
Our office enhances the quality of life, the economy, and the design of the City through the arts. The role of the arts in all aspects of life in Boston is reinforced via equitable access to arts and culture in every community, its public institutions, and public places.
Key areas of work include support to the cultural sector through grants and programs, as well as the production and permitting of art in public places.
Current OpportunitiesCurrent Opportunities
We're looking for Boston youth ages 13-18 interested in the civic challenge of inspiring deeper engagement in the written and spoken word.
We're awarding over $3 million in grants to arts organizations through the Boston Cultural Council and Reopen Creative Boston funding.
Upham’s Corner Arts and Innovation District moves forward with release of first RFP
Artist Resource Desk
Find out about resources and services available for artists in the City of Boston.
The theater in Dorchester serves as a cultural and educational resource to artists and audiences.
Cultural planning works with City planning and development processes to create more opportunities for the local arts and creative community to live, work, and create in Boston.