Need to contact your elected officials? Want to know what a nonprofit can or can’t do when advocating for the arts? To learn more about our arts advocacy, sign up for the Fairfax Arts Network and visit our Advocacy page.
ARTSFAIRFAX’s Arts Digest Blog provides monthly stories showcasing the impact and accomplishments of organizations and artists in Fairfax County.
Our Arts Directory provides information about the more than 200 nonprofit arts organizations, individual teaching artists and professional artists residing in Fairfax County, plus the nearly 100 annual outdoor festivals in Fairfax County that serve the more than one million Fairfax County residents as well as visitors.
Arts Management Resources
Need to know how to start an arts nonprofit? Build a board? Meet IRS requirements for nonprofits? Visit our Arts Management Resources library of information, guides, sample documents, and white papers on arts management topics for arts organizations and artists.
Looking for a professional theatre? Interested in finding a dance venue? Curious what art galleries are local? Visit this map of Performing and Visual Arts Venues in the Metropolitan Washington DC Region to find local arts venues.
Employment Opportunities in the Arts
ARTSFAIRFAX features employment opportunities at Fairfax County nonprofit arts organizations as well as opportunities available to local artists. Visit our Employment Opportunities page to learn more.
ARTSFAIRFAX’s calendar features upcoming events open to public participation in Fairfax County. Visit our calendar to learn more.
To learn more about our public art resources, visit our Master Arts Plan page.
Public Art Inventory
We’re building an inventory of public art in Fairfax county, and you can help. Visit: imagineartfairfax.crowdmap.com to see art in public spaces throughout Fairfax, tag the art you see in your community, and suggest areas where you would like to experience public art.