Art, Theater & Film Resources
If you are a local artist, see our Grantseeking and Fundraising page for information on using the Foundation Grants to Individuals database.
Local arts organizations, see our Grantseeking and Fundraising page for information on using the Foundation Directory Online, plus links to websites with information on local, state, and nationwide grant programs.
Selected local arts organizations
- Arts Council of Sonoma County
- Countywide program features ARTrails annual open studios, workshops, exhibitions, and other programs and services.
Petaluma Arts Council
- Website features a directory of local galleries, education programs, and artists.
Sebastopol Center for the Arts
- Exhibits, classes, Art at the Source annual West County open studios.
Sonoma County Museum
- Exhibits, events, and education programs highlighting local arts and history.
Sonoma County Art Gallery Group
- Directory of dozens of art galleries throughout the county.
Local theater organization and major performance venues
- North Bay Theatre Group
- Links to Sonoma, Lake, Mendocino, Marin, and Napa theater companies. A quick way to find what plays are on throughout the county. Also includes audition calls.
- Music, dance, theater and more at the Spreckels Performing Arts Center, Rohnert Park.
Wells Fargo Center for the Arts
- Music, comedy, dance, and theater productions at the former Luther Burbank Center, Santa Rosa.
National and international film resources
- American Film Institute
Internet Movie Database
Turner Classic Movies database
- Helpful for searching older movies.
National Film Registry
list of films
- from Wikipedia
Sound and video recordings
- from the UC Berkeley Library Media Resource Center - listing of resources at Berkeley as well as national
and international collections, including Fox Movietone clips and British Pathe newsreel previews