Arts Commission

Regular Meetings

  • 9:30 a.m.
  • 2nd Thursday of each month
  • La Conner Fire Hall
    12142 Chilberg Rd
    La Conner, WA 98257

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes.

Members

  • John Leaver, Council Representative
  • Craig Barber, Commission Co-Chair and Position 1
    Term expires: September 2019
  • Sheila Johnson, Position 2
    Term expires: January 2022
  • Sylvia Strong, Commission Chair and Position 3
    Term expires: January 2022
  • Nick Fennel, Position 4
    Term expires: December 2020
  • Amy Carson, Position 5
    Term expires: January 2022

Overview

The La Conner Arts Commission is a public agency devoted to encouraging artistic expression and providing diverse, high quality public art for the enjoyment of residents and visitors. 

Call for Art - 2019 Outdoor Sculpture Show

The Arts Commission selects new sculptures on a competitive basis and exhibits them on a walking tour throughout La Conner.   The Arts Commission is now taking entries for the upcoming Outdoor Sculpture Show.  Please click the link below to access further information as well as the entry form.  The entry deadline is February 28, 2019.

Call For Art and Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition Entry Form

These impressive works, on loan from sculptors around the Northwest, are for exhibit and for sale. Proceeds from sales are used to purchase public art for the Town of La Conner. "Crossing Point" at the Skagit County Historical  Museum; "Apple Tree" and "Spirit Wheel" near Maple Hall are examples of public art the Town owns. The Arts Commission manages La Conner's permanent collection of art and sculptures.