The california arts council site is a great resource for california arts news information including grants, jobs, and open calls.
According to their site they are a state agency whose mission is “… to advance california through the arts and creativity.
The California Arts Council encourages widespread public participation in and appreciation of the arts and creative endeavors. The agency helps build strong arts organizations at the local and statewide level, directly supports arts programs for all citizens, assists with the professional development of arts leaders, supports arts education in schools in all areas of the state, and promotes awareness of the value of the arts. The agency does this by administering a number of competitive grant programs and special initiatives, collecting and disseminating information, and assisting organizations and individuals.”