Metro Arts Council of Southern Nevada

Metro Arts Council of Southern Nevada (Metro Arts) is designed to encourage and strengthen the cultural life of Southern Nevada, and to further the development and appreciation of the arts. It is a nonprofit, coordinating body representing the arts and culture. Metro Arts serves as an information outlet for local nonprofit and public arts and cultural activities, an advocacy voice representing the arts and culture community regarding state and community actions and planning involving the arts and culture, a re-granting agency to support local arts and cultural organizations’ initiatives, and a research agency to identify needs and follow trends in the arts and culture.

Acting an umbrella arts organization, Metro Arts enhances awareness of the diversity and professionalism of our arts community, develops options for sustained funding, provides fiscal sponsorships to artists and arts organizations, offer professional development training, and integrates arts and culture into education programs at all levels.

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