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2014 Year in Review

RACC's 2014 Year in Review is now available online…  join us for a look back at the RACC-funded artists, projects and programs that made 2014 a year to remember. And to all who helped enrich our communities through arts and culture, THANK YOU and HAPPY NEW YEAR!

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PSU’s Robert Bucker and KeyBank’s David R. Lofland, Jr. join the RACC board of directors

RACC is pleased to welcome two new board members to our board: Robert Bucker, Dean of PSU's College of the Arts, and David R. Lofland, Jr., President for Key Bank's Oregon and SW Washington market.

Resources

Artists in residence move “The Watcher Files” exhibition to Portland State University through April 7

Since 2013 artists Garrick Imatani & Kaia Sand have been working on “The Watcher Files,” a set of police surveillance files of activists and civic groups from the 1960s to the 1980s. See their artistic approach to the "Files" on exhibition at PSU's Academic & Student Recreation Center. 

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Jessica Hickey’s "Pliable Planes" installation opens at the Portland Building January 12th

Artist Jessica Hickey brings her weaving skills to her month long installation, Pliable Planes, which explores the hidden parallels between textiles and architecture. The exhibition continues through February 6.

Grants

Grants reflect RACC’s commitment to equity

RACC Project Grants and Expanding Cultural Access grants are funding increasingly diverse arts-related programs in our community.

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RACC awards $693,959 for arts-related projects in 2015

RACC Project Grants have just been awarded to 80 individual artists and 66 organizations and schools in the tri-county region for artistic projects in 2015. 

 
Cultural Calendar
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La Peña Flamenca presents Eric & Encarnación's "Duo Flamenco"

The artists will present traditional and original compositions and dance numbers including new, unreleased songs, rooted in the deep tradition of Andalusia, Spain; the centuries old art form known as "Flamenco." 

 
Workshops
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2/8 RACC Workshop: Happening 2015! a homegrown music forum

We invite anyone interested or involved in the music scene in Portland to attend this workshop. Musician David Gluck will lead a panel discussion on how music works locally, and how artists, professionals, and supporters shape the scene.

 
Grants
Grants

RACC Grant Opportunity: Expanding Cultural Access

Expanding Cultural Access grants provide support to Portland nonprofits who are offering arts and culture programming to underserved communities. Information sessions: 1/31 & 2/4. Deadline: 3/3/15.