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General Inquiries 

Metro Arts frequently has opportunities for artists and community members to participate in program development, funding and artist selection panels, and community art projects.  Use this form to share your information and interest with us, and we'll contact you about specific opportunities that may be a good fit!

Committee Openings

Application: Committee for Anti-Racism & Equity (CARE) Community Members


Metro Arts is interested in recruiting Nashville/Davidson County residents to join the Committee for Antiracism & Equity (CARE) of the Arts Commission. Particularly, individuals who have an interest in forwarding equity work within the arts and cultural sector. It is a standing committee to support Metro Arts in keeping the promise of its mission to drive an equitable and vibrant community through the arts. CARE is committed to holding Metro Arts accountable in becoming fully antiracist in its identity and working for equity in all policies and practices, with the goal of dismantling all systems of oppression within the arts ecosystem.

Grants and Funding 

        Metro Arts seeks community editors to help us simplify and make our grant application processes more

       equitable and accessible. The purpose of editors within the public editing process is to collaboratively

       contribute to changes and elevations of the grants program at Metro Arts. Learn more here.

Meetings & Events

       View Metro Arts meetings and events on our calendar on the website, including Commission       

       meetings, Committee for Anti-Racism meetings, Public Art meetings, Grants & Funding meetings, and 

       specially-called meetings. Feedback can be provided using using the Metro Arts Public Comment Form.


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Panelist Opportunities

      Please check back for future panelist opportunities

Social Media

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Diversity in Arts Leadership (DIAL)