To promote, perpetuate and preserve culture and the arts in Hawaiʻi.

Hawaiʻi’s state government arts agency


The State Foundation on the Culture and the Arts will utilize American Rescue Plan (ARP) funding to administer two grants benefiting the state’s arts community: one for nonprofit organizations and one for individual artists and cultural practitioners.

Requesting Artwork for a Site?

Request artwork from the Art in Public Places Collection for a Hawaiʻi state government site (such as the Hawaiʻi State Capitol, a public school, or a library), or request that an artwork on loan from the collection be moved.

SFCA 2020 Annual Report

Fiscal Year 2020 (July 2019 – June 2020) Annual Report for the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts.

Programs for Artists and Cultural Arts Practitioners

Supporting, fostering and celebrating the artistic expressions of Hawaiʻis diverse cultures and communities.

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