Arts Committee

The Arts Committee will work on bringing publicly accessible art to the district. In the near term, the committee will focus on using empty storefronts to display art and planning performances in public spaces in the Spring in accordance with a recent mayoral initiative.

Alida Camp, Chair
Anthony Cohn
Wilma Johnson
Rita Popper
Margaret Price
Yma Rodriguez-Thoma

Current Agenda

Archived Agendas, Minutes and Resolutions

Community Updates

  • The Artist Employment Program will fund employment for 300 artists working with community-based organizations or municipalities across New York State. Participating artists will receive a salary of $65,000 per year plus benefits. Applications are due March 25, 2022, 11:59 PM EST.
  • The Guaranteed Income for Artists Program will provide 2,400 artists $1,000 per month for 18 months in cash payments to New York artists who demonstrate financial need. Applications are due March 25, 2022, 11:59 PM EST.
  • Frick Madison Opening Announcement (2/11/2021)