SBC Arts Council COVID Art Relief Grantee Flying Colors Dance and Fitness. Photo courtesy of SBC Arts Council.

Art & Culture

SBC Arts Council awards COVID Arts Relief Grants to local organizations and businesses

Arts Council recently awarded nine arts-based groups with a total of $22,700 in relief funding.

Open Studios artist Michaela Graves, Hollister home studio. Photo provided by SBC Arts Council.

Art & Culture

Arts Council takes annual Open Studios Tour online

Community invited to explore the 2020 Virtual Open Studios Tour and Arts Marketplace from Sept. 12-26.

Photo taken by Emilia Gonzalez from Panoche Elementary School.

Art & Culture

Rural students learn photography amid COVID-19 shutdown

Kirti Bassendine works with Jefferson and Panoche elementary schools on composition and framing.

Art & Culture

Local Artists are Encouraged to Apply for the Open Studios Art Tour 2020

Applications are now open for the Arts Council's Open Studios Art Tour that will take place this coming April.

Grantee Vicki Rashkin used Arts Express! funding to purchase xylophones for a music program at Ladd Lane Elementary School. Photos provided by San Benito County Arts Council.

Events

San Benito County Arts Council relaunches the Art of Giving for #GivingTuesday

The Arts Council is raising funds to increase arts engagement and accessibility in San Benito County.

Paintings done by Ms. Toste’s Art One students. Photos by Diana Lopez.

Art & Culture

Art exhibition displays student work on San Benito High School campus

Still life drawings, watercolor paintings and more displayed.

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Nonprofits

Sweethearts Made of Sockies Finds New Home at the CASA Office

CASA of San Benito County is excited to welcome a happy new edition to the office: Sweetheart Made of Sockies. This wonderful painting comes to CASA from local artist, Shannon Grissom through her Sock Monkey Smile Ambassador program. Through the generosity of Shannon Grissom, “Sweethearts” is sure to warm hearts and bring smiles to children, volunteers,