The purpose of the Moorhead Art and Culture Commission is to advise the Mayor and City Council on the development of arts and culture activities, projects, organizations and facilities within the City of Moorhead.

The Commission is tasked to develop, update and recommend Arts and Culture vision, goals, public agenda and strategic plan for arts and culture in Moorhead; provide leadership for completing the comprehensive plan sections regarding civic arts and culture goals and planning and providing input for plan revisions; plan and advocate funding from individuals, corporate, foundation and city funding for arts and culture activities approved by the City Council; and facilitate collaboration and joint planning among public and private agencies involved with related issues such as economic development, tourism and arts education.

Visit the Art in Moorhead page to learn more about public art throughout the City of Moorhead.


At-Large: 2
Ward 1: 1
Ward 2: 1
Ward 3: 1
Ward 4: 1
Mayor/Council Rep.: 1
Committee Members

Board Info

Term length: 3 years
Term limit: 2 terms
Meetings: 3rd Monday of every month at 4:30 pm


Staff Liaison: Ethan Johnk, Assistant City Planner
Phone: 218.299.5316