INCITING CREATIVITY IN THE SERVICE OF EMPATHY, EQUITY, AND SOCIAL IMAGINATION.

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The 2018 People's State of the Union will take place from January 25-February 4, 2018. Host a Story Circle in your community as part of this annual civic ritual and participatory art project—and help inspire the Poetic Address to the Nation!


Art Became The Oxygen:
A Guide to Artistic Response

How can we respond creatively and ethically to social and environmental crises? Learn more.

#HonorNativeLand:
A Guide and Call to Acknowledgment

Help spark a movement to acknowledge original Native inhabitants at the opening of all public events. Learn more


WHO ARE WE?
A People-Powered Department

The U.S. Department of Arts and Culture is not a government agency, but an act of collective imagination fueled by all who believe that art and culture are among our most powerful and under-tapped resources for creating a more just, equitable, and vibrant world. Learn more about the USDAC and read our Statement of Values

UPCOMING EVENTS

What does a people-powered department look like in action?

Watch the videos and explore more USDAC videos here.