Berkeley Civic Arts Program

The Civic Arts Program administers and develops projects which accomplish the mission of the Civic Arts Commission, which advises the City Council on all matters affecting the beauty and culture of the city.


 Current Civic Arts News
  One Percent for Public Art in Private Development Program  
2016-2017 Civic Center Art Exhibition Opening
October 21 from 3-5 pm
Sculptor Joe Slusky's "Calliope" Restoration Celebration
October 15 at 12 pm at the Berkeley Marina
Best of East bay 2016 Berkeley Renovated arts district Diablo magazine  
 Berkeley is proud to accept the
 Best of the East Bay 2016 Award
 for Best Renovated Arts District.
To read the full article click here.  
Open Call for Public Art ConsultantsBerkeley Civic Arts Office is seeking qualified public art consultants to be listed in a resource provided to developers pursuant to the One-Percent for Public Art of Private Projects Ordinance.






 Sitting at table

 Civic Arts Commission

Balencing Act 

Civic Arts Grants

Public art program 

  Public Art Program

Berkeley Arts and cultural plan 

The Berkeley Arts and Cultural Plan 

Downtown Arts District

Public art gallaries

Public Art Galleries  



510 Arts is a free self entering Regional arts listing for all arts and cultural events in the East Bay area 

artist money

Policy for Applying for Partnership with the City of Berkeley for Arts Grants Requiring a Partner 

West ZBerkeley Arts Field survey  

 West Berkeley ArtsField Survey
Survey of Artists and their media


Addison Streetscape Project

Poetry Walk Essays