Mission, Vision and Statement of Inclusion

The Phipps Center for the Arts holds its programs and offerings to the expectations set forth within its Mission and Vision statements as well as its statement of inclusion.



Celebrate the creative spirit.


The Phipps Center for the Arts will be a leader in attracting artists and patrons through an eclectic mix of creating, producing, presenting, and exhibiting artistic expression. Educational offerings will welcome persons of all skill levels to explore the arts. Programming will take place at the Center and at sites throughout the region. Talented artists, loyal attendees, enthusiastic volunteers, and generous contributors will support this exemplary nonprofit organization.

Statement of Inclusion

The Phipps Center aspires to make all people feel welcome and respected, and to promote an inclusive community for all participants and patrons. It does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, religion, age, or gender.