Arts & Cultural Services, City of Wichita



The City of Wichita’s Division of Arts & Cultural Services is a local art agency that works to support and advance Wichita’s arts community and foster collaborations and connections with statewide, regional, and national arts partners.

Arts & Cultural Services is responsible for:

  • Managing day-to-day operations of CityArts, Mid-America All-Indian Museum, and Old Cowtown Museum
  • Managing the City’s Public Art Collection and implementation of the Percent for Art Program
  • The implementation of the Cultural Arts Plan
  • Coordinating citywide community events as they relate to the Community Event Ordinance
  • Administering the Cultural Funding Program and managing partnership agreements with Cultural Institutions
  • Provide staff support and leadership to the following boards:
    • Cultural Funding Committee
    • Design Council
    • Arts Council
    • Tourism Business Improvement District Advisory Board
    • Historic Wichita Cowtown, Inc. Board
    • Mid-America All-Indian Museum Board of Trustees
    • CityArts Advisory Committee