The Arts Council of Kern is a non-profit (501c3) organization.
Thank you for your support of the Arts Council of Kern
Your membership supports:
- Art Walk – A monthly fine arts festival held in downtown Bakersfield
- Art Care – An in-hospital arts patient program
- Community grants – Local arts-building opportunities and arts education as well as funding for arts organizations throughout Kern County.
- Arts in Correction – In partnership with the State of California, the Arts Council employs teaching artists to instruct fine arts classes in State and County correctional facilities.
- Access Center Exhibitions – Each year six local visual artists get the opportunity to build their exhibition resume by producing their very own solo show, complete with media experience and a gallery show opening night.