CFA Meeting — 19 May 2022

Please note: This meeting of the Commission of Fine Arts will take place on Zoom. For reasons of security, all applicants and members of the public are required to REGISTER for the meeting here. A link to the meeting will be provided via email once registration is complete. Advance registration is recommended, although it will be possible to register during the meeting.

During the meeting, attendees will not be visible or audible. For members of the public wishing to comment on submissions, written comments will be accepted through the public comments page on the CFA website or via email to; please submit comments by 4pm on Wednesday, May 18. Comments will be shared with the Commission members before the meeting and entered into the public record.

9:00 A.M. CONVENE, via Zoom internet videoconference.


A. Approval of minutes: 21 April 2022

B. Dates of next meetings: 16 June 2022, 21 July 2022, 15 September 2022

C. Anniversary of the establishment of the Commission of Fine Arts, 17 May 1910, and the Shipstead-Luce Act, 16 May 1930

D. Report on the approval of 26 Chinese textiles proposed for acquisition by the Freer Gallery of Art

E. Commission of Fine Arts participation in U.S. Mint–British Royal Mint collaboration

F. Report on the 2022 National Capital Arts and Cultural Affairs grant program