Willamette Week awards Skidmore Prize to Right Brain staffer

Arts education advocate and Right Brain Outreach Specialist, Rebecca Burrell, was one of four Portlanders, who work for local nonprofits, to receive the Skidmore Prize at a gala ceremony November 3. 

Public Art

Time to see Native—November is Native American Heritage Month

This November we are celebrating both Native American Heritage Month and Public Art Month in Portland. The two go together in many ways as work of Native American artists are to be found throughout the Public Art Collection. 

Public Art

Restored "Talos No. 2" sculpture returns to the Transit Mall

After being badly damaged this summer, James Lee Hansen's Talos No. 2 has been returned to the Transit Mall by RACC with help from local conservator Robert Krueger and Art & Design Works.

Arts Education

The Right Brain Initiative wins Game-Changing Project award from "Portland Monthly" magazine

By integrating the arts in the classroom with other subjects, The Right Brain Initiative has been given this award that celebrates a unique collaboration that drives community transformation. 

Cultural Calendar

Friends of Chamber Music present the Calder Quartet

The Calder Quartet’s distinctive approach is exemplified by a musical curiosity brought to everything they perform. Performances through December 1.

Public Art
Public Art

"Celebrate Public Art" exhibition at Portland City Hall opens November 12

Join us at Portland City Hall to celebrate the 35 years of public art around the City. The celebration will be up from November 12 through December 4. 


December 1st is #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is a global day for giving back. Show your generosity by donating to your favorite groups in a variety of ways.