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Arts, culture, and special events

Arts, culture, and special events

We encourage the growth of arts, culture, and the creative economy in the City.

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What we do

Some of the efforts we work on include these fields of art:

  • Humanities
  • Performing and Public art
  • Visual arts and Museums
  • Film and filmmaking
  • Music

We help build the reputation of the City in the arts community by supporting special events and festivals, art education groups and organizations, and creating more opportunities to display art in the public.

We also guide all agencies, departments, and programs in the City related to arts, culture, and special events.

WE OVERSEE THESE GROUPS
Boston Art Commission Boston Arts Lottery Council Boston Film Bureau
Midtown Cultural District Office of Arts and Culture  
Still have questions? Contact:
City Council
617-635-3040
1 City Hall Square
Room 550
Boston, MA 02201-2043
United States
Have questions for our committee?

You reach us by email at ccc.ac@boston.gov.

Need to Know

The City Council is made up of 15 standing committees. We also create special committees to address certain needs in Boston.