Arts and Culture Commission

A Community Inspired and Connected by Arts and Culture

The Redmond Arts and Culture Commission (RACC) is a nine-member, Mayor-appointed, Council-confirmed advisory commission. The Commission advises the City on arts policies and programming and sponsors programs in tandem with the Redmond Parks and Recreation Department and community organizations.

For more information on current City of Redmond arts programming, visit the Arts & Culture page.

Commissioners

Victoria Bartow

Stephane Boss

Risa Coleman

Savita Krishnamoorthy

Lara Lockwood, Chair

Amy Mayes

Cheri Rudolph

Kris Shankar

Jane Wither, Vice Chair

Jing Jing Wang, Youth Advocate
Anna Galipeau, Youth Advocate

Current Meeting Agenda

 Meets:       Monthly on 2nd Thursday 
                    Please check the agenda for any changes in date, time or
                    location of meetings.
              
Time:         6:30pm

Location:   Redmond City Hall, 15670 NE 85th St., Council Conference Room, 1st floor

Meetings are open to the public.  If you would like to submit an item for discussion, please contact the Cultural Arts Administrator a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the meeting at jarubenacker@redmond.gov.

Past or current agendas and minutes available.  Please contact the Cultural Arts Administrator a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the meeting at jarubenacker@redmond.gov.

On Thursday, March 30th the Parks & Trails Commission will hold a joint meeting with the Arts & Culture Commission from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Council Conference Room, Redmond City Hall.

Join the Arts and Culture Commission

There are currently two commission vacancies for Redmond residents living within the city limits (98052). If you are interested in applying, please download the Community Service Application below, fill out and return the Community Service Application along with your Resume to the Mayor's Office at mayor@redmond.gov

There is no deadline for applications, but interested residents are encouraged to submit an application by February 6, 2017.

Should you have any questions about the position or commission, contact Jessica Rubenacker, Cultural Arts Administrator, at jarubenacker@redmond.gov or 425-556-2367.

Community Service Application

 

Become a Youth Advocate

Youth Advocates give input to the Arts and Culture Commission on matters such as programming and art in the community. They lend important perspective to the Redmond Arts and Culture Commission, learn about public service, network and serve within the arts community, and explore career opportunities.

  • Are you 16-26 years old and live, work or study in Redmond?
  • Do you want to network with others in the arts community?
  • Would you like to share your views about culture in your community?
  • Do you want to get involved with the visual, performing, or literary arts?
  • Do you have three to four hours per month to serve your community?

There are currently no vacancies for the Youth Advocate positions. If you are interested in applying for a future vacancy, please fill out and return all the application materials and we will put it on file. Send to Jessica Rubenacker, Cultural Arts Administrator, at jarubenacker@redmond.gov.

Youth Advocate Application