Livermore has a well-established and distinctive cultural arts identity. The city is home to a large and diverse collection of cultural arts organizations and assets, including a symphony orchestra, opera company, several dance companies, Shakespeare festival, chamber music series, performing arts center, poet laureate, organizations for visual arts, literary arts, vocal music, public television, heritage groups, arts educators, artisans, and many individual artists.

The combination of Livermore's arts, culture, heritage, viticulture, and science form a rich identity and way of life that is clearly acknowledged and celebrated by the community. We encourage you to enjoy these wonderful community resources.

Opportunities for Artists

Public Art Guide

Current Events

  • Poetry at Ravenswood: January 21, 2018 (see flyer)

Recent Events

  • High School Senior Art Awards June 2016 winners:
       Visual Arts
       Jeremy Anninos, Granada High School
       Veronica Escamilla, Del Valle Continuation High School
       Brooklynn Higgins, Vineyard Alternative School
       Rachel Kurtzer, Granada High School

       Performing Arts
       Jada Fox, Livermore Valley Charter Preparatory
       Amanda Gile, Livermore High School
       Lucas Salabert, Livermore High School
       Serena Sammons, Granada High School

       Media Arts
       Allison McDaniel, Livermore High School
       Amber Murphy, Granada High School
  • Poetry at Ravenswood: March 6, 2017 
  • City Special Award Winners of LAA 2016 Spring Art Show - April 2016 

             Time and Place by Julie Cuy (Oil)
             Red Iron Bark Eucalyptus
    by David Goosman (3D & Fiber)
             UC Berkeley DOE Library
    by Jennifer Guan (Photography)
             Polly 2
    by Richard Johnson (2D Other)
    by Nalanda Ravindrudu (Watercolor)
             Repose Life Drawing of Shatki
    by Arena Shawn (Drawing, Color Pencil & Pastel)
    by Lynne Shephard (Acrylic)

  • High School Senior Art Awards application deadline - applications closed April 29, 2016 (view)
  • Dedication event for Sunday with Jessie by sculptor Susan Geissler, donated by Gary and Nancy Harrington - March 11, 2016 (pictured below)
    •     See photos from the ceremony    


  • Always On by Vicki Jo Sowell installed at Fire Station No. 9 - February 2016 (pictured below)


Past Public Arts Projects





For more information about Livermore Public Art, contact us at arts@cityoflivermore.net.