Through its dynamic partnership with the City of Scottsdale, the nonprofit Scottsdale Arts (formerly known as Scottsdale Cultural Council) creates diverse, inspired arts experiences and educational and outreach opportunities for the community, while fostering the active engagement of individuals, businesses, education and government with the arts. Since its founding in 1987, Scottsdale Arts has grown into a regionally and nationally significant, multi-disciplinary arts organization offering an exceptional variety of programs through three acclaimed operating divisions – Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art (SMoCA) and Scottsdale Public Art – serving more than 375,000 participants annually.
Vision: To be a pre-eminent arts destination and
community asset that embraces world-class excellence and innovation in the
Mission: To develop, advance and deliver high-quality arts, cultural
experiences and opportunities in Scottsdale to residents, cultural
institutions, artists and visitors from around the world.
Integrity - Leadership, service and
responsiveness to the community
Excellence - High standards in all that we do
Diversity - Programming, audiences, leadership and management
that respect and reflect all our communities
Accountability - Reliability and financial sustainability
Innovation - Open
to creative change and continuous improvement
Inclusiveness - Partnership and collaboration, internally and
Engagement - Education and participation in the arts for all ages
BROUGHT TO YOU WITH SUPPORT FROM:
|The Arizona Commission on the Arts with funding from the
State of Arizona and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
and Scottsdale Public Art are divisions of the Scottsdale Cultural Council dba Scottsdale Arts.