2019 Dane Arts Poster Image
2019 Dane Arts Poster Image
Karen Watson-Newlin, PLEASANT VALLEY CONSERVATORY, Acrylic on Canvas, 30"x40"
2019 Dane Arts Calendar, March Image
2019 Dane Arts Calendar March Image
Vicki France, Beautiful Blue, Photography
"I sit and wait, and wait, and wait - I know mom will be home soon, I can hear the hungry little ones inside. And out of nowhere, dinner is delivered."


2019 Cycle 1 Grant Review Panel Dates are set

All reviews will in held in room 321 of the City County Building.


Arts in Education/Dance, Friday, March 15, 9a-1p

Music-Festivals/One day events, Monday, March 18, 9a-1p

Music - Classical/Orchestra/Chamber, Tuesday, March 19, 9a-1p

Multi-Disciplinary/Theater, Thursday, March 21, 12:30p-3:30p

Visual Arts, Friday, March 22, 9a-11:30a



2019 Fundraising & Development for Nonprofits Conference Scholarship

The Dane County Arts and Cultural Affairs Commission is excited to announce a scholarship opportunity to help arts and fundraising and development professionals attend the 2019 Fundraising & Development for Nonprofits Conference hosted by the Center for Community and Nonprofit Studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The conference will be held May 29-31 at Union South.

Dane Arts is able to offer 5 partial scholarships for $300 each to qualified candidates. To be considered for a scholarship, please send a copy of your resume and the completed scholarship application to Grace Davis, davis.grace@countyofdane.com, by Thursday April 11, at 4:30 pm.



The 2019 Dane Arts Poster is Here! 

Posters are available throughout Dane County.

   They are also available in room 421 of the City-County Building.



Dane Arts First Floor Gallery

Be sure to visit the Dane Arts Gallery located on the first floor of the City-County Building (210 MLK Jr. Blvd. #421, Madison, WI 53703.) Visit the for more information on our current exhibiting artist.

Honoring the work of Maria Amalia Wood

City County Building



Arts & Economic Prosperity 5

To calculate the economic impact of your organization here in Dane County, click here.



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.