Welcome to the Mayor's Office of Arts & Culture

Elevating Baltimore Through Creativity and Cultural Engagement

Our Mission: At the Mayor's Office of Arts & Culture in Baltimore, we are dedicated to fostering an environment where arts and culture flourish. Our mission is to promote and support local artists, cultural organizations, and community projects. We believe that a vibrant arts scene is key to the city's identity and vitality, enhancing the quality of life for all residents and making Baltimore a premier destination for cultural experiences.
What We Do:

  • Our focus is on nurturing talent and ensuring that diverse artistic expressions are celebrated.
  • Through a variety of events and programs, we aim to bring the joy of art and culture to every corner of Baltimore. From local art fairs & festival to city-wide music festivals, we strive to make arts accessible to all.
  • Our initiatives extend beyond traditional venues, as we work on transforming public spaces into vibrant cultural hubs. This effort includes the commissioning of public art, revitalization of neighborhoods, and encouraging community-driven art projects.

Our Impact: The Office of Arts & Culture plays a pivotal role in making Baltimore a city where creativity leads to positive change. By investing in the arts, we contribute to the economic vitality of the city, enhance community cohesion, and provide a platform for dialogue and expression.

Contact: TheArts@baltimorecity.gov