AD shutterstock_87765877 ED2Mission Statement

The Arts Council of Washington, MO is dedicated to advancing the visual, performing and literary arts in our community.

By fostering a spirit of cooperation between artists, art advocates, local businesses and the general public, and by promoting art-inspired programs and events, the Council provides communication, collaboration and support for artist and their work.

Through our greater community, the Arts Council believes that the City of Washington will continue to be renowned as a vital cultural arts center, and that all of our citizens will benefit from this effort.

Finding inspiration in our heritage as a river town, the Arts Council will serve as a river, encouraging the flow of art, ideas and people in the community.