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Announcing the Chief of Arts & Culture

In September 2014, Mayor Walsh named Julie Burros the Chief of Arts & Culture for the City of Boston. Burros took office in December 2014.

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  • Call to Artists

    Call to Artists

    The Mayor's Office of Arts, Tourism, and Special Events sponsors a variety of programs that encourage local artist participation. Learn more about participating in the Boston Arts Festival, Arts on the Arcade, showing in the City Hall galleries, and more.

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  • See a listing of upcoming Arts events.

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  • 2015 Boston Marathon Banners Unveiling
    Mayor Walsh joins 2014 Boston Marathon winner Meb Keflezighi, legendary marathon runner Bill Rodgers and representatives from John Hancock, to celebrate the unveiling of this year's Boston Marathon banners. Watch Video »
  • Cultural Council Celebration
    Mayor Walsh recognizes the 2015 Boston Cultural Council grantees. The grant winners represent the diversity of Boston's arts community from the visual arts to theater, film and video, music, dance and the humanities.Watch Video »

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