Auburn Arts Commission

Welcome to the Arts Commission of the City of Auburn, California

Upcoming Events

Young Artists on the Edge

The Auburn Arts Commission is pleased to present a juried competition open to graduating High School Seniors from any of the high schools in the Placer Union High School District. Prize money has been privately donated with First Prize $500, Second Prize $300, and Third Prize $200. There is no fee to enter. Just bring your ID and your art work to the Rose Room in Auburn City Hall at 1225 Lincoln Way on Monday, April 7 between 4 and 5:30 pm. Entries selected for the show will hang in the City Hall Gallery from April 8 through June 4. There will be a public reception for the artists at the City Hall Gallery on April 10 from 6 to 9:00. This is the first night of the Auburn Art Walk, so it will coincide with this event. For questions please call 530-820-3644.

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The goal of the Arts Commission is to foster and promote the visual and performing arts in Auburn.

The Arts Commission meets on the third Wednesday of the month, or as needed, at 4:30 p.m. The meetings are held in the Auburn City Hall, Room 10, 1225 Lincoln Way.

Commission Members:
J. Lee Buckingham - Chairman - Architect
Terri Goodman - Professional Artist
Timothy Grayson - Member at Large
Kaz Huette - Member at Large
April Maynard - Vice Chairman - Local Arts Organizations
Michael Murphy - Professional Artist
Frank Ordaz - Professional Artist
Joyce Silva - Member at Large


Mike Holmes - City Council Liaison