• SHAUN GRIFFIN

    NEVADA STATE POET LAUREATE

    Griffin’s term: May 2024 – April 2026

    Governor Lombardo has appointment Shaun Griffin to serve as the next Nevada State Poet Laureate to propagate the art of poetry and encourage literacy and learning at events and through initiatives during his term.

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  • NEW HIRE

    WELCOME SHEREEN CHOUDHURY

    ARTS LEARNING SPECIALIST

    The Nevada Arts Council has hired Las Vegas-native Shereen Choudhury. They will support, increase and expand arts learning across the state of Nevada to ensure that all residents have access to quality arts education experiences.

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    Shereen Choudhury
  • FY25 GRANTS

    GUIDELINES NOW AVAILABLE

    Select grants accepting applications

    The FY25 Grant Guidelines are available to review. Be sure to review all guidelines to know when grants will be opening in advance!

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  • BROWSE

    CREATIVE OPPORTUNITIES

    Casting, open calls, proposals, fellowships & contests!

    Browse our directory of community job opportunities (some paid, some unpaid) and submit your own to be featured on this page.

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NEVADA ARTS COUNCIL

enriching the lives of all Nevadans

RECENT NEWS

Release: Nevada Arts Council Hires Shereen Choudhury as Arts Learning Specialist  

The Nevada Arts Council has hired Las Vegas-native Shereen Choudhury as the council’s arts learning specialist. In this position, Choudhury will support, increase and expand arts learning across the state […]

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Shereen Choudhury

RELEASE: Nevada Governor Joe Lombardo Appoints Shaun Griffin As Nevada State Poet Laureate through April 2026

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Wednesday, May 8, 2024 Nevada Governor Joe Lombardo Appoints Shaun Griffin As Nevada State Poet Laureate through April 2026 The Nevada Arts Council, a division of the […]

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BUY AN ARTS LICENSE PLATE

supporting k-12 arts learning

Nevada’s first Arts License Plate is available at DMV field offices statewide. The plate, designated by DMV as the “Children in the Arts” license plate, is available in a standard or personalized format. If you are interested in a standard format, the initial cost will be $51 dollars with an annual renewal fee of $20 in addition to all other registration fees.

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