What is Arts Congress?
Arts Congress is an annual event sponsored by Arizona Citizens for the Arts (AzCA) at the Arizona State Capitol. It is designed for arts and culture supporters to meet with their state legislators about the importance of public policies that support arts and culture and increasing public funding for the Arizona Commission on the Arts.
Who should attend Arts Congress?
Anyone who is passionate about and been affected arts and culture. This is an opportunity to discuss the importance of arts and culture to your community and to our state.
For sponsoring organizations: Ideally a mix of executive staff, board members and patrons who are passionate about your organization and arts and culture in Arizona should attend.
Attendees should be willing to share their personal experiences and stories about the impact of arts and culture in their lives when they meet with their legislators.