The Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation (OCAF) is proud to support arts in Oceanside and the surrounding communities. From the Oceanside Days of Art to annual festivals celebrating music and film, it is here to bring quality artistic, visual, performance and musical arts to our community for you to enjoy.

2017 OCAF BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

Eliane Weidauer – President, Oceanside Days of Art Chair, Oceanside Music Festival Co-Chair, Write On Oceanside! & Summer Shorts Play Festival Committee Member
Ann Mortland – OCAF Secretary, OCAF Membership Committee Chair, Oceanside Days of Art Committee Member
Anita Romaine – OCAF Treasurer, Oceanside International Film Festival Committee Co-Chair
Naomi Olson – OCAF Director, Write On Oceanside! & Summer Shorts Play Festival Chair, Marketing & Publicity Committee Member
Robert Parker – OCAF Director, Oceanside Music Festival Co-Chair

OCAF HONORARY MEMBERS:

Ken Bell
Tom Brault
Phil Burns
Kevin Cole
Rich Langen
Dave Megill
Don Megill
Carolyn Mickelson
Thomas J. Morrow, PhD
Mark Phelps
Kathleen O’Brien
Marvin Read
Dr. Nicolas Reveles
Joni Harris Yribe

Over the last decade or so, OCAF has focused on nurturing and showcasing the rich and diverse talent from our community. Our area is filled with incredibly talented visual artists and performers, who will continue to be featured and celebrated in our annual events and scholarship programs. Click HERE to become a Member-at-Large.

OCAF MEMBERS AT LARGE:

LIFETIME MEMBERS
John and Mary Steiger
Helen Steiger
Dolores Steiger

CHARTER MEMBERS OF OCAF
Barry & Joan Horton
Dave & Amber Newman
Allison Wootton

PATRONS OF OCAF
Julia Fister & Karen Kahn – Studio ACE (www.studioace.org)
Richard Mohrlock
Vickie & Lloyd Prosser

FRIENDS OF OCAF
The Artsy Girl Studio (www.theartsygirlstudio.com)
Doris Teich
OCAF-board-2017Pictured on this photo are Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation’s 2017 Officers: Eliane Weidauer – President, Ann Mortland – Secretary, Anita Romaine – Treasurer, and Dmitriy Demidov – former Vice President

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SCHOLARSHIPS

Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation proudly offers visual and performing arts scholarships to graduating high school seniors who reside in the San Diego North County area. Please check our scholarship page for more information.

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HISTORY

OCAF is project-oriented company, with most memorable successful project being the creation of Oceanside Museum of Art. Click here for details about forming OCAF, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside Arts Commission, and annual events including long-lasting Oceanside Days of Art.

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MISSION & GOALS

Annual Events, Scholarships & Grants, Culture & Art Promotion, Community Engagement… What is there behind all the activity of this organization? What are the core beliefs of its directors? OCAF’s mission, goals, and objectives are explained in detail.

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ANNUAL EVENTS

Oceanside Cultural Arts Foundation’s annual events have been put out for a quarter century. Most free to the public, they cater to people who appreciate static visual art, film, literary, and performing arts (including music and theatre).

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