The Local Arts Network is a partnership program between the Illinois Arts Council and Arts Alliance Illinois to build capacity and excellence amongst Local Arts Agencies so they can better serve their communities and to provide opportunities for validation and support.

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COVID-19 Update

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic is having an enormous personal and financial impact on artists and cultural organizations across Illinois. Below are a few resources to support the Illinois arts community in these challenging times:
If you have additional questions, please consult your local city, town, or county government office for the most up-to-date information in your community.

“Art must be life —
it must belong to everybody.”

Marina Abramović