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Upcoming Events

  • December,2020
  • December 3
    Commission Meeting
    Quarterly Commission Meeting
    •Review of pending grants
    •Final appeal of applications not funded
    •Funding decisions made

    For Specific Agenda
    Per State law, two weeks prior to the meeting, the agenda is posted for public review with the Texas Register. Search for “Texas Commission on the Arts” to view the current agendas posted online.

    To Attend Meeting
    All Commission meetings are open to the public. Please contact TCA’s front desk for details about time and location of this meeting. We are happy to make accommodations for people with disabilities. Please notify us as early as possible.

    Front Desk
    Phone: (512) 463-5535
    E-Mail: front.desk@arts.texas.gov
  • December 9
    Free Professional Development Webinar Series
    Join us online today at 2:00 PM Central Time. TCA's free professional development webinar series focuses on topics of interest to the arts and cultural industry of Texas.

    For details: www.arts.texas.gov/init.....nars/
  • December 24
    Agency closed
    State holiday
  • December 25
    Agency closed
    State holiday
  • January,2021
  • January 1
    Agency closed
    State holiday
  • January 15
    Arts Respond Project - semi-annual grants deadline
    Arts Respond Project applications and attachments are due January 15, 2021.

    Online deadline by 11:59 PM Central Time

    Applications are for projects that begin between April 1, 2021 - August 31, 2021 and address one of the State's five priority areas.

    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....P.htm
  • January 18
    Agency closed
    State holiday
  • February,2021
  • February 1
    Performance Support- quarterly grants deadline
    Arts Respond Performance Support applications and attachments are due February 1, 2021.

    Applications are for performances and activities by artists from the Texas Touring Roster occurring March 15 - June 14, 2021.

    Online deadline by 11:59 PM Central Time

    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....6.htm
  • February 1
    Cultural District Designation- letter of intent deadline

    Interested applicants must submit a letter of intent by email in order to apply for TCACultural Districts Designation.   Full applications are due by June 15, 
    Email deadline is 11:59 PM Central Time

    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....D.htm
  • February 15
    Agency closed
    State holiday
  • February 17
    Free Professional Development Webinar Series
    Join us online today at 2:00 PM Central Time. TCA's free professional development webinar series focuses on topics of interest to the arts and cultural industry of Texas.

    For details: www.arts.texas.gov/init.....nars/
  • March,2021
  • March 1
    Arts Create - multi-year grants deadline - full application & AV
    Arts Create applications are due on March 1, 2021 for Level 1 Established Arts Organizations and College Arts Institutions. This is the full application with audio-visual sample for FY2022 operational support.

    Online deadline by 11:59 PM Central Time

    Also deadline for attachments – postmark or electronic
    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....1.htm
  • March 15
    Arts Create - multi-year grants deadline - full application & AV
    Arts Create applications are due on March 15, 2021 for Level 2,3,4 Established Arts Organizations and Local Arts Agencies. This is the full application with audio-visual sample for FY2022 operational support.

    Online deadline by 11:59 PM Central Time

    Also deadline for attachments – postmark or electronic

    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....C.asp
  • April,2021
  • April 21
    Free Professional Development Webinar Series
    Join us online today at 2:00 PM Central Time. TCA's free professional development webinar series focuses on topics of interest to the arts and cultural industry of Texas.

    For details: www.arts.texas.gov/init.....nars/
  • May,2021
  • May 3
    Performance Support- quarterly grants deadline
    Arts Respond Performance Support applications and attachments are due May 3, 2021.

    Applications are for performances and activities by artists from the Texas Touring Roster occurring June 15 - August 31, 2021.

    Online deadline by 11:59 PM Central Time

    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....6.htm
  • May 31
    Agency closed
    State holiday
  • June,2021
  • June 15
    Cultural District Project - deadline
    Cultural District Project applications are due June 15, 2021.

    Online deadline by 11:59 PM CDT

    Applications are for projects that use the arts to diversify local economies, generate revenue, and attract visitors and investment and occur between Sept. 1, 2021 - August 31, 2022. Open to arts organizations verified to be located within a TCA Designated Cultural District.

    For details:  www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....P.htm
  • June 15
    Cultural District Designation Program - application deadline
    Cultural Districts Designation Program applications and supporting materials are due June 15, 2021.

    NOTE: Applicants MUST have submitted a Letter of Intent to apply at the February 1, 2021 deadline to be eligible

    Electronic or postmark deadline

    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....D.htm
  • June 15
    Cultural District Activity Report- deadline

    Annual and ten years reports from TCA Cultural District managers are due no later than by 11:59 PM Central Time. Annual reports on activities are required to maintain Designation status.  Attachments are also due.

    For more details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....D.htm
  • June 16
    Free Professional Development Webinar Series
    Join us online today at 2:00 PM Central Time. TCA's free professional development webinar series focuses on topics of interest to the arts and cultural industry of Texas.

    For details: www.arts.texas.gov/init.....nars/
  • July,2021
  • July 15
    Arts Respond Project - semi-annual deadline
    Arts Respond Project applications and attachments are due July 15, 2021.
    Online deadline by 11:59 PM CST/CDT

    Applications are for projects that address one of the five priority areas and begin between Sept. 1, 2021 - March 31, 2022.

    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....P.htm
  • August,2021
  • August 2
    Performance Support- quarterly grants deadline
    Arts Respond Performance Support applications and attachments are due August 2, 2021.

    Applications are for performances and activities by artists from the Texas Touring Roster occurring Sept 1 - December 14, 2021.

    Online deadline by 11:59 PM Central Time

    For details: www2.arts.state.tx.us/.....6.htm
  • August 18
    Free Professional Development Webinar Series
    Join us online today at 2:00 PM Central Time. TCA's free professional development webinar series focuses on topics of interest to the arts and cultural industry of Texas.

    For details: www.arts.texas.gov/init.....nars/
Congratulations to Gary Gibbs

TCA is excited to announce that the National Assembly of State Arts Agencies has named executive director Gary Gibbs the recipient of its 2020 Gary Young Award!


Please follow this link for full details.