FEATURED ARTISTS PROGRAM: Patrick Rafferty, guitarist | Barb Byrne, “Cardinal” sculpture, fused glass | Greg Holden, bumblebee in his pollinator garden (detail) | Azaria Rianne Hogans, choreographer/dancer/educator, photo by Tina J. Smith

The Missouri Arts Council supports the arts that strengthen the cultural, educational, and economic vitality of our state.

Our Commitment to Cultural Equity

A core value of the Missouri Arts Council is to celebrate Missouri’s cultural richness and diversity. All Missourians deserve to benefit from public investments in the arts. To support a full creative life for all, the Missouri Arts Council commits to championing policies and practices of cultural equity that empower a diverse, inclusive, equitable, and accessible state.

Missouri Arts Council board, December 2018