Cal Humanities

"Part of resilience is finding joy, finding beauty, finding love."

— George Takei, Actor, Author, Director, Activist

"Part of resilience is finding joy, finding beauty, finding love."

— George Takei, Actor, Author, Director, Activist

Craig Watson, Former Dir. CA Arts Council

“The best of what the people in the humanities do is they help translate the things we don’t see easily…”

Watson was appointed as the Director of the California Arts Council in 2011, a state-wide agency whose mission is to advance California through the arts and creativity. Watson has an extensive background in the private, public and  nonprofit sectors.