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Renton Municipal Arts Commission

The Renton Municipal Arts Commission was formed by Resolution 1320, on August 9, 1965. Overseeing an annual budget, the Commission is charged with the responsibility of acting in an advisory capacity to city government in connection with the artistic and cultural development of the city.  

The Commission strives to support and connect people with arts and culture endeavors in the Renton community.

The Commission's goals are to:

  • Enrich and increase participation and awareness of the cultural and artist community
  • Serve as Renton’s source for arts information
  • Increase funding opportunities for arts and culture programs
  • Advocate for arts education at all levels
  • Advise the City on arts related projects and public art. 

Arts & Cultural Registry

The Renton Municipal Arts Commission has developed an “Arts and Culture Registry.”  If you wish to be notified of periodic Calls For Artists, Cultural Networking Events, or Public Art Opportunities, please download the form below and submit it to RMAC: Arts & Cultural Registry Form

Bravo Award

The Renton Municipal Arts Commission recognizes individuals who have made a difference in the arts and culture of Renton.  Nominations can be made to the Commission for outstanding individuals in this field to receive the Bravo Award.  Click here for nomination information.

Municipal Arts Commissioner Vacancies available
Click here for additional information and application  

Meetings are held the first Tuesday of each month at 6 pm.

"Wings & Wheels" Public Art
Check out “Wings & Wheels” by Judith and Daniel Caldwell, which connects bicycles and aviation with the rich history here in Renton.


 Helpful Links

RMAC is a proud supporter of the annual Renton FilmFrenzy
RMAC is generously supported by 4Culture 
RMAC is a proud member of South King County Cultural Coalition   
Subscribe to the Art of Renton Reporter blog
Join Renton Arts Network on Facebook
SoCo Culture blog
Washington Lawyers for the Arts 
Allied Arts of Renton


 Interface, Coulon Park