RainWorks Haiku

RainWorks Haiku

A new public art project brings poetry to Medford’s sidewalks. The Medford Arts Council introduced ten original haiku to main streets throughout the city. Stenciled using the RainWorks method, the poems are only visible when wet, making them a hidden…

Mystic Musical Fences

Mystic Musical Fences

On September 29, 2018, the Mystic Musical Fences debuted at Macdonald Park in Medford. This public art project features two rows of 90 upright aluminum chimes that can be played like musical instruments. Anyone can visit and play with the…

2018-2019 Grant Cycle

2018-2019 Grant Cycle

Share your inspiration and talent with our community! We have grant money to help make it happen. The Medford Arts Council is seeking applications for grant funds to be used for projects taking place in 2019. Applications will be accepted…

2018 Community Survey

2018 Community Survey

We learned a lot from our most recent community survey, which was introduced at our Grantee Reception last fall. The online version of the survey ran from January through April of 2018. The results will help and guide our work…

2018 Grants Announced

January 31, 2018 The Medford Arts Council is pleased to announce its grant awards for 2018. With a grant budget of $56,000, we funded 52 projects. A complete list of recipients can be found here. Investing in the vitality of…

2018 Grant Awards

Here are the grant recipients for 2018. We awarded $56,000 to 52 projects. Read our press release for more information about this year’s results. Thank you to everyone who applied. For acknowledgement requirements including the use of our logo, consult…