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 will open on April 1 for operating support and project grant applications.


Council Nominations

We are currently seeking nominations of qualified individuals to be considered for appointment to the Council on the Arts. Submit a nomination here.

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Alabama Arts Radio

Catch up on Alabama Arts, our podcast series that introduces the exceptional artists and people who make the arts happen in Alabama. Listen now.

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.