Working to increase opportunities to enjoy, engage and access the arts in El Paso!
The Museum and Cultural Affairs Division is tasked to assist in developing a world-class arts community in El Paso, Texas. To accomplish this, the department established the Museums Division and the Cultural Affairs Division. The Museums Division is comprised of the El Paso Museum of Art, the El Paso Museum of Archaeology and the El Paso Museum of History, each dedicated to providing exhibitions and educational activities that recognize the region's mutli-cultural heritage. The Cultural Affairs Division implements funding programs, public art programs, cultural tourism initiatives and performing/visual arts events that provide a variety of opportunities to engage in arts and cultural activities.
Applications are now open for chalk artists and vendors wishing to participate in Chalk the Block 10. Chalk artists and vendors interested in participating in this year’s festival must submit an online application by 6 p.m. August 29. Please visit chalktheblock.com to apply.