Art Calls and Grants

Art Call

Learn about the Rodeo Mural project. RFQs now CLOSED.

Project Grants

The application period for 2023 projects is closed. Applications will open in June 2023 for 2024 funding.

Arts Treasure Award

The City of Ellensburg Art Treasure Award is given annually to a local artist who has contributed at least 15 years of service to the community. The 2023 Award winner is musician Carrie Rehkopf. The Ellensburg Arts Commission will recognize Rehkopf’s Arts Treasure status at First Friday Art Walk at 6 p.m. on June 2, 2023 at Hotel Windrow’s wine bar, 502 N. Main St. 

Poet Laureate

The Poet Laureate program seeks to recognize the contributions of a local poet. Marie Marchand was named the 2022 City of Ellensburg Poet Laureate.