Mission, Vision & Goals Print

Values & Vision:  Nevada Arts Council's Strategic Plan, 2010-2015 is the outcome of the Nevada’s Arts Council’s (NAC) ongoing planning process. Arts Town Meetings, community conversations, focus groups and individual conversations held throughout the state, and print and online surveys provide feedback to NAC on the state of the arts, and agency services.  The strategic plan is submitted to the National Endowment for the Arts and the State of Nevada and guides the work of the agency.

OUR VISION        A Nevada in which the arts enrich the lives of all residents, enhance the livability of communities, and contribute to the state’s economic revitalization.
OUR VALUES            We believe in active arts engagement for all Nevadans, making sure that residents of all ages and abilities have access to diversity arts and cultural experiences. 
• We are committed to the pursuit of excellence and in the caliber of arts experiences available to all Nevadans. 
• We believe in integrating the arts into the learning continuum of Nevadans of all ages. 
• We appreciate, respect, and are committed to supporting Nevada’s creative workforce of artists, arts
• organizations and advocates. 
• We strive to cultivate long-term sustainability in our creative workforce and cultural institutions. 
• We believe in partnership and collaboration in all aspects of our work, and we encourage collaboration between the creative workforce in Nevada and beyond.
OUR OUTCOME            A culturally vibrant state, from the most isolated and small rural communities to the urban centers of Reno/Sparks and Las Vegas.
MISSION To enrich the cultural life of the state through leadership that preserves, supports, strengthens, and makes excellence in the arts accessible to all Nevadans.

Values and Vision: 2016 — 2019

Values and Vision: 2010 — 2015 PDF
  Community Conversations Schedule
  Community Conversations Reports
  Serving Nevada Artists
  A Vision for Arts Education in Nevada

Values and Vision: 2004 — 2007 PDF
  2008 Update of Action Steps
  List of Arts Town Meetings
  Public Comments Survey Results