News and Updates

Congratulations to our recent grantees! At the December 2022 meeting, the Council on the Arts awarded 150 grants totaling over $1.2M to organizations and individuals in communities across the state. Click here to view a complete list of award recipients.

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Online grant application

All grant applications and final reports are being accepted in a new system. The portal is currently open for Fellowship and Arts Facilities Grants applications. Start your application.

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Arts License Plate

Take your love for the arts on the road! Get a Support the Arts plate for your vehicle at your local tag office and show your support for the arts in Alabama. Looking for funding? Apply for a license tag grant here.

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Alabama Arts Radio

Catch up on Alabama Arts, our weekly radio & podcast series that introduces the exceptional artists and people who make the arts happen in Alabama. Listen now. Available wherever you get your podcasts.

Alabama Artists Gallery

The Georgine Clarke Alabama Artists Gallery has reopened to the public.

Our staff is also on-site full-time. Please contact us to make an appointment. Office and gallery hours are Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. All staff and visitors are asked to wear a mask during their visit to Alabama State Council on the Arts and the Georgine Clarke Alabama Artists Gallery.

Alabama Arts Online

Check out these resources from across the state.



Below are national, regional, and local resources for artists and arts organizations.