Are you interested in the Arts?

If so, you may consider serving on the San Mateo County Arts Commission representing San Mateo County Supervisorial District 1.

The County’s Arts Commission was formed to promote and encourage the arts, to serve in an advisory capacity to the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors, to prepare and update the county’s strategic and cultural plan and act as a liaison with arts organizations to ensure collaboration and coordination related to culture and art activities in San Mateo County.

There is now a vacancy on the commission for an interested individual to represent the communities that comprise District 1 including San Mateo Hills; Burlingame; Burlingame Hills; Hillsborough; Millbrae; San Bruno and South San Francisco (East of El Camino Real).

In addition to maintaining the county’s strategic and cultural plan, the Arts Commission coordinates the curation of two county galleries and the Women’s View art show among as well as other events and programs.

For more information on the Arts Commission please visit the commission Web site here.

To apply, please submit the application found here to the office of San Mateo County Supervisor Dave Pine at

All applications will be reviewed with an appointment to be made by the first week in February 2012.