2017 Dane Arts Calendar
Cover Image: Amy Jouhnson, Harvest, Oil on canvas
2016 Dane Arts Calendar, November Image
Michael Knapstein, Capitol Dome, Digital Photograph
Neighborhood House Mural
Neighborhood House Mural- Created this summer by Dane Arts Mural Arts (DAMA) artists with 6 high school students in training.


The 2017 Calendars are now available!  Please visit the Art Calendar page, under the Poster/Calendar menu on the tool bar above, for purchase locations or call (608) 266-4114 for more information.

"This is the best calendar Dane Arts' has produced."

                                                Orange Tree Imports



Grant Writing Workshop- Tuesday, January 10, 4:30p-6p room 351 in the City County Building, 210 MLK Jr. Blvd, registration required- call 266-5915 to register or send an email to fraire@countyofdane.com

next grant deadline- Wednesday, February 1, 2017, 4pm


Listed below are three model applications from cycle 2 for your review as you begin your 2017 Cycle 1 application:



2016 Dane Arts Poster

The 2016 Dane Arts Poster is now available for pick up here at the Dane County Executive Office (210 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. Room #421 Madison, WI 53703).  Stop by anytime between 8am - 4:30pm, Monday-Friday.

Donations are accepted.


The Arts Mean Business

Read The Americans for the Arts publication on the top ten reasons to support the arts here: The Arts Mean Business.

Dane Arts Mural Arts (DAMA) Project

  You can read more about our work at www.daneartsmuralarts.org.

Thank you to the Madison Community Foundation for its generous seed support for DAMA and The Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the National Endowment for the Arts and Hallman Lindsay.  DAMA has completed 20 murals since May of 2015!!


Keep up with Dane Arts!

Find out what's going on at Dane Arts, learn about Dane Arts funded programs and projects, get information on workshops, grant opportunities, and calls for art. We would love for you to stay connected with us!


Support Dane Arts' grants!

The Dane County Cultural Affairs Commission awards several types of grants to local artists and arts & cultural organizations. Funding is provided through both public and private donations and every dollar can help art, culture, and history continue to thrive in Dane County.