ACTA’s website serves as a gateway to help connect some of the state’s exemplary traditional artists and organizations with the general public to build awareness for their artistry, skills, traditions, and communities. Explore our index of nearly 600 artists and organizations funded through ACTA’s Apprenticeship and Living Cultures programs. Read about their work, view photos, video, and more. Browse in alphabetical order below or use the filters to refine your search.


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Afro-Brazilian capoeira
Hawaiian arts
Native Californian languages and cultures
African American Quilting
Cahuilla arts and culture
North Indian classical music
Southeast Asian arts & culture
Arab arts and culture
Armenian arts and culture
Latino arts and culture
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