We are a community United by Art! Greater Hartford is home to hundreds of arts, cultural, and heritage organizations that help make us a strong community - turning strangers into neighbors, celebrating our diversity, revitalizing neighborhoods and uniting us all. Join the United Arts Campaign, our annual, community-wide fundraising effort, to make an impact on our strong, united community for generations to come!
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Exciting News from the Arts Council:
Regional Art Programs Receive Critical Funding through Artscape Grants
The Greater Hartford Arts Council is proud to award funding to over twenty arts and cultural organizations in its 34-town region through the Artscape Grants program. Learn more.
Local Businesses Partner with Arts Council for Arts Innovation Day
The Greater Hartford Arts Council will host the first Arts Innovation Day, a free day of professional learning for arts nonprofit professionals in collaboration with local business leaders from Travelers, The Hartford, Aetna, and more. Sessions include best practices for digital marketing, building strategic partnerships, and devising human resources policies. Learn more
Summer Soiree Fundraiser to Support Arts Education in Gr. Hartford
The Greater Hartford Arts Council will host its second annual Summer Soiree at the beautiful and historic residence of Douglas and Tita Hyland to raise funds for arts education. Learn more
Art on the Streets Launches in Downtown Hartford on May 10
The Greater Hartford Arts Council is partnering with Aetna to bring the arts to downtown Hartford. Ten local artists will create vibrant artwork and interactive experiences for the public to enjoy on their lunchbreak. Learn more.
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