Arts & Culture

Application Grant

The Multicultural Center of Marin and our partner organizations, Coast Miwok Tribal Council, Asian Pacific Islander Association, and Marin City Arts and Culture, are accepting applications from Marin-based artists to produce commissioned works of art.

The universal theme is your ‘Origin Story.’ Tell us how you would create a work of art to be performed or exhibited in Marin County that depicts the Origin Story from your culture. All art forms will be considered by our judges. Each grant awardee will receive $5,000 to $6,500.


Accepted Application formats: video submission (via YouTube or Vimeo link), in-person meeting, email, text, paper submission (dropped off at MCM or one of the partner organizations, or online. Submitting in your native language is allowed. Collaboration is allowed but not required.

Application Deadline: December 30, 2022
Note: Art is not required for submission with the application.


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