Portrait of seven people who serve on the arts commission. They are lined up and smiling for the camera in front of an art glass window.

Raleigh Arts Commissioners: (From top left) David Clegg, Toni Gadsden, Carl Wilkins, Patty Williams, Billy Warden, Mary Silver, Judy Payne 

Arts Commission

Raleigh Arts




John Chavis Memorial Park
505 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Raleigh, NC 27601



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The City of Raleigh Arts Commission (CORAC), established in 1977, proudly holds the distinction of being the first municipal arts commission created in North Carolina. Serving as the official advisory body and advocate for the arts to the City Council, the Arts Commission is dedicated to the ongoing goal of connecting people to the arts and building a vital and ever-expanding creative community for Capital City residents and visitors.


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