City Arts Advisory Commission

Vision

A welcoming, diverse, and exciting cultural community.

mission

To encourage, support, and facilitate various forms of artistic and cultural activities within the greater Sequim community.  

Meetings

  • 3:00 p.m.
  • Third Monday of each month
  • Sequim Civic Center Community Room, 152 West Cedar Street

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas (PDF) are available prior to the meetings. Minutes (PDF) are also available.

Current and Upcoming Events

A new exhibit, "Go Figure", opened in the Sequim Civic Center on Friday, January 4, 2019.  The  City Arts Advisory Commission reviewed 46 pieces of work before selecting 34 pieces from 21 artists to be included in the show.  The artists represented are Ron Reynolds, Priscilla Patterson, Randy Radock, Marilynn Evans, Stacey Marin-Lopez, Gary Bullock, Gail McLain, Mark Kennedy, Ross Brown, Sharman Owings, June Echternkamp, Eileen Gieser, Mary Marsh, Mary Franchini, Lynne Armstrong, Pamela Dick, Curposney Gdane, Jeannine Chappell, Susan Martin Spar, David Johannessohn, and Steve Jones.  The exhibit will be on display until March 31, 2019.  The Arts Advisory Commission is pleased to announce their upcoming show themes for 2019. The brochure (PDF) describing the exhibits is now available.

Do you have an event coming up? Do you want to know what events are scheduled? Please visit our community calendar to see what's happening or to add your event. You can also sign up to receive E-notifications that will let you know what events are coming and other noteworthy items.

Summer Concerts & Events

2019 EXHIBIT SCHEDULE

Rotating Exhibit

  • January 1 - March 31
  • April
  • May
  • June 1 - June 29
  • July 1 - September 30
  • October 1 - December 31
  • Go Figure
  • National Audubon Society 
  • National Police Month
  • Student Exhibit
  • The Beach
  • Tie One On

Members

Four year terms
  • Ross Brown (Vice Chair)
  • Sharon Delabarre (Chair)
  • Suzanne Horne
  • Carole Neidhardt
  • Jake Reichner
  • Craig Robinson
  • Term expires 12/31/22
  • Term expires 12/31/19
  • Term expires 12/31/22
  • Term expires 12/31/21
  • Term expires 12/31/22
  • Term expires 12/31/21

About the Commission

Arts Commission

City Arts Advisory Commission members advise the City Council on matters related to art and culture. Commission members serve four-year terms on this voluntary seven member commission.

Duties and Authority

The Commission responsibilities are to provide recommendations to the staff and City Council in connection with cultural and artistic endeavors and projects in which the City becomes involved. A full list of the authority and duties is available in Ordinance (PDF) No. 2014-008.

Resolution (PDF) No. R2014-10 was adopted by the City Council which provides a Public Art Policy to assist the Arts Commission in its duties.