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Arts Commission

Membership

The commission consists of seven members appointed by the mayor and confirmed by the City Council. Members must be residents of Carlsbad and normally serve four-year terms.

Meetings

Duties

Advises the City Council on the implementation of the arts element of the Carlsbad General Plan. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Encouraging individuals and organizations that provide an educational experience in the arts for the citizens
  • Providing direction and support for continued development and presentation of a variety of arts in the city
  • Providing a forum for arts concerns and recommendations to the elected officials and their staff concerning arts issues
  • Reviewing and making recommendations upon all works of art to be acquired by the city, either by commission, purchase, gift or otherwise, and their proposed locations

Source: Carlsbad Municipal Code, Chapter 2.18

Contact Information

Vincent Kitch
Arts Manager
vincent.kitch@carlsbadca.gov 

1200 Carlsbad Village Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008

General Information

Meets on the first Thursday of each month