CITY DEPARTMENT OPERATIONAL HOURS:
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KickstART Downtown Event Funding - Rescheduled
Thursday, June 20th from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Rescheduled Orientation for KickstART Downtown Applicants
MCAD office at 400 W. San Antonio on the corner of Leon
MCAD New Location
400 W San Antonio Ave, Ste. A
El Paso, TX 79901
Monday – Thursday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Art walk of galleries, artists, restaurants, & shops in downtown.
Every last Thursday of the month 6–9PM
CALL TO LOCAL ARTISTS
EL PASO DOWNTOWN ARTS DISTRICT MURAL PROJECT
Deadline Extended to June 21, 2013
The City of El Paso Museums and Cultural Affairs Department seeks to commission an artist or artist team to design and produce a mural for the Downtown Arts District.
This call is open to artists or artist teams living within 200 miles of El Paso.
Click here to learn more
Public Art Allied Artist Program - CALL TO LOCAL ARTISTS!
The City of El Paso Public Art Program is seeking to recruit El Paso artists interested in entering the field of public art.
Mid-career and emerging professional artists who have resided in the City of El Paso for a minimum of three (3) years, and who have a strong interest
in gaining expertise in the public art process are encouraged to apply. Artists working in all media are eligible. No prior public art experience is required.
If interested in applying, please see the full details below.
MCAD no longer manages Alfresco! Fridays.
Interested individuals in participating in Alfresco! Fridays may contact
the Convention and Performing Arts Center at
The mission of the Museums and Cultural Affairs Department (MCAD) is to assist in developing a world-class arts community in El Paso, Texas. To accomplish this goal the MCAD has established The Museums Division
comprised of the El Paso Museum of Art, the El Paso Museum of Archaeology and the El Paso Museum of History each dedicated to providing exhibitions and educational activities that recognize the region's multi-cultural heritage and contributors. The Cultural Affairs Division
implements funding programs, public art programs, cultural tourism initiatives and performing/visual arts events that provide a variety of opportunities to engage in arts and cultural activities that enliven and celebrate the City of El Paso and the region. The Museums and Cultural Affairs Department is committed to the continued development of the City's arts industry, providing quality programs that are representative of the city's diverse cultures; and to maximizing available resources in order to enhance the city's cultural vitality.
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