Annual Arts Commission Reports
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This page allows you to download the "State of the Arts" Annual Reports which are PDF files that you can read with Adobe's Acrobat Reader software. If you do not already have the Acrobat Reader on your computer, you can obtain a free copy from the Adobe website
About the Annual Reports
The Commission's "State of the Arts" Annual Report contains news and photos about the Commission's activities and accomplishments during the year, as well as activities by other local arts organizations. Using Acrobat Reader, you can download, read, and print any Annual Report listed below. The most recent report is listed at the top.
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2011 (video)
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2010 (video)
The Commission's report on 2010 activities contains information about annual grant awards, the Champion of the Arts Awards and other information about Commission projects and programs,
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2009 (4 pages)
The Commission's report on 2009 activities contains information about public art projects, annual grant awards, and Commission's Midwest Regional Arts & Humanities Award, and other Commission information as well as a brief report on a few other local arts and cultural organizations.
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2008 (4 pages)
The Commission's report on 2008 activities contains information about grant awards, new public art, the Champion of the Arts Awards, and other information about Commission projects and programs.
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2007 (4 pages)
The Commission's report on 2007 activities contains information about the City of Grand Junction receiving the Governor's Arts Award for 2007 - as the first municipality in the state to be so honored - the Commission grant awards, new public art acquisitions by the City, the Champion of the Arts Award winners, and other information about Commission programs.
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2006 (4 pages)
The Commission's report on 2006 activities contains information about the Commission's annual award of grants, new public art acquisitions, the revision of the Sourcebook artists directory, collaborations with area arts organizations, the Champion of the Arts Awards, and a brief synopsis of news from these other cultural organizations: The Art Center, Botanical Gardens, KAFM Community Radio, and Museum of Western Colorado.
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2005 (4 pages)
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2004 (4 pages)
This report reviews the 2005 project highlights, followed by "Historical Highlights of the First 15 Years" (1990 to 2004). Also included are news items from these other community Arts & Culture organizations: The Art Center, Grand Junction Symphony, Museum of Western Colorado, Western Colorado Botanical Gardens, and KAFM Community Radio.
This report includes updates about various Commission projects throughout the year, including grants to support arts and cultural events and projects, the annual Business in the Arts Award, and the Dalton Trumbo Tribute. Also included are short updates about local live theatre companies as well as these major cultural organizations: Mesa County Public Library, The Art Center, Western Colorado Botanic Gardens, Museum of Western Colorado, Grand Junction Symphony, and Cinema at the Avalon.
State of the Arts Annual Report for Year 2003 (4 pages)
This report reviews new 2003 projects as well as ongoing programs, cultural events, public art, and collaborations. The 2003 "Business in the Arts" award winners are identified, followed by information on statewide partnerships. Also, this report includes news items from these other Arts & Cultural organizations in our community: The Art Center, Cinema at the Avalon , Grand Junction Symphony, KAFM Community Radio, Mesa County Public Library, Museum of Western Colorado, Performing Arts Conservatory, and Western Colorado Botanic Gardens.