2020-21 Make|Learn|Build Grants (Round 2)

RACC’s Make|Learn|Build Grant Program was designed to address the ways the arts community in the tri-county region needed support during the COVID-19 pandemic. Artists, creatives, organizations, and businesses were awarded either $1,500 or $3,000 to make work, gain skills, or build up their arts business. The following 226Make|Learn|Build Grants were awarded in June 2021 in Round 2 for a total of $619,500.

 

2020-21 Make|Learn|Build Grant awards (Round 2):

Individual Artists Category Discipline County Award Amount
aaron johanson Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Akela Auer Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Ale Oyervides Build Other Multnomah County $3,000
Alexandria Saleem Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Ali Gradischer Learn Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Alison Wilkinson Build Media Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Amy Ponteri Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Amy Bay Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Andrea Stolowitz Make Other Multnomah County $3,000
Anne Greenwood-Rioseco Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Anne Zander Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Anthony Wylen Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Arcadia Trueheart Learn Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Ariel Johnson Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Athan spathas Make Other Multnomah County $3,000
Azure Attoe Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Barbara Tetenbaum Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Bari Langbaum Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Bean Gilsdorf Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
BeeBee Sanchez Make Dance/Movement Multnomah County $3,000
Brendan Scott Build Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Brian Uhl Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Brianna Morales Build Other Multnomah County $1,500
Brittney Okabe Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Cameron Hawkey Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Carina Borealis Make Dance/Movement Multnomah County $3,000
Carlyn Hudson Make Dance/Movement Multnomah County $3,000
Caroline Moore Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Carolyn Drake Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Carson Terry Build Other Multnomah County $3,000
Christian Orellana Bauer Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $1,500
christopher larson Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Cibyl Kavan Learn Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Claire Aldridge Make Theatre Washington County $3,000
Cori McCullough Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Courtney McWhorter Make Visual Arts Washington County $3,000
Coy Miller Build Other Multnomah County $3,000
Crystal Schenk Learn Visual Arts Clackamas County $3,000
Daniel Bosshardt Make Music Washington County $3,000
David Vala Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Dey Rivers Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Diana Cuartas Make Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Diane Fredgant Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Dijenaire Frazier Build Other Multnomah County $3,000
Drew Laughery Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Elizabeth Bustamante Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Emilly Prado Learn Literature Multnomah County $3,000
Emily Stonier Make Media Arts Washington County $1,500
Emma Gerigscott Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Emmi Greer Make Literature Multnomah County $3,000
Eric Ching Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
Erin Leckenby Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $1,500
Ethan Maier Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
Evan Gandy Build Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Francis Dot Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Fred Ingram Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Fuchsia Lin Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Gabii Luscher Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Gwyneth Manley Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Haley Jensen Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Hannah Tate Build Music Multnomah County $1,500
Hisham  Mayet Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Hobbs Waters Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Holly Haney Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Ilknur Demirkoparan Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Isabella Cassini Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Isaka Shamsud-Din Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Ivan McClellan Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
jade novarino Make Social Practice Clackamas County $3,000
Jake Dalton Build Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
James Enos Learn Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Jamie Thrower Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Jane Pagliarulo Build Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Janelle Lassalle Learn Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Jason Weed Learn Multi-Discipline Washington County $3,000
Jasonica Moore Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Jeff Mandel Learn Folk Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Jeffrey Aldrich Make Literature Multnomah County $3,000
Jenn Grinels Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Jennifer Swanson Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Jennifer Lin Learn Theatre Multnomah County $3,000
Jennifer Lanier Make Theatre Multnomah County $1,500
Jessica Daugherty Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Jingzi Zhao Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Joe Kye Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Joe X. Jiang Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Johanna Marks-McQuade Learn Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Jordan McInroy-Edwards Build Music Washington County $3,000
Josh Cox Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
joshua kermiet Make Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Josie Seid Learn Theatre Washington County $1,500
Julia Mahncke Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Julie Kagawa Build Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Julli Krishcko Learn Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Kamryn Fall Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Karen Rycheck Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Karl Anderson Build Social Practice Multnomah County $1,500
Keeva Moselle Make Visual Arts Washington County $1,500
Kenji Bunch Make Music Clackamas County $3,000
kennedy barrera-cruz Make Media Arts Washington County $3,000
Kevin Dutton Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
Kim Gumbel Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Kisha Jarrett Make Media Arts Washington County $3,000
Kyle Miller Make Media Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Laurel McLaughlin Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Lauren Modica Make Theatre Washington County $3,000
Lauren Moran Make Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Lawrence Johnson Build Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Layla Schubert Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Leslie Hickey Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Lindsay Clark Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
Lisa Chang Build Dance/Movement Washington County $3,000
Lisa Radon Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Margaret Malone Make Literature Multnomah County $3,000
Marjorie Katz Make Music Multnomah County $1,500
Matt Leavitt Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Matthew Abadi Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Matthew Hayes Build Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Meg Hunt Learn Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Michael Jackson Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Michael Gamble Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Michaella Joseph Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Mick Hangland-Skill Build Visual Arts Clackamas County $3,000
Mieke Bruggeman Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Mo Phillips Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Myhraliza Aala Make Media Arts Washington County $3,000
Myla Sweet Build Media Arts Washington County $3,000
Nancy Ives Learn Music Multnomah County $1,500
Nat Hulskamp Learn Music Multnomah County $3,000
Nicole Williford Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Niema Lightseed Make Literature Multnomah County $3,000
Nonjabulo Proctor Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Olivia Awbrey Make Music Multnomah County $1,500
Omar Pleitez Make Other Multnomah County $3,000
Orquidia Velasquez Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Pablo Rivarola Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
Pamela Santos Build Other Multnomah County $3,000
Paula Champagne Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Peter Knudsen Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Quincy Brown Build Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Rachel Mossey Learn Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
randa benaziz Make Music Washington County $3,000
Ridwana Rahman Make Visual Arts Washington County $3,000
Rupert Kinnard Make Other Multnomah County $3,000
Ruth Jenkins Make Theatre Multnomah County $3,000
Sabina Haque Learn Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Sabrina Spurlock Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Sally Cleveland Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Sam Wrigglesworth Learn Visual Arts Washington County $1,500
Samantha Springer Build Visual Arts Clackamas County $3,000
Santigie Fofana-Dura Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Sara Thompson Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Sasha Archibald Make Literature Multnomah County $1,500
Shane Koehler Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Shannon Amidon Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Shannon Carlson Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Shobha Jetmalani Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Shu-Ju Wang Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Sienna Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Sika Stanton Build Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Sophia Diaz Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Sora Shodo Make Visual Arts Clackamas County $3,000
Sweta Ravisankar Make Dance/Movement Washington County $3,000
Tamra MacKinnon Learn Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Tarin Jordan-Vandermast Build Media Arts Washington County $3,000
Teresa Koberstein Build Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Thanh Vu Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Theresa Tran Learn Literature Multnomah County $3,000
Tie Li Make Visual Arts Clackamas County $3,000
Tiffany Kirkpatrick Make Other Multnomah County $3,000
Tim Connell Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
Timothy Van Cleave Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
Tonya Jones Make Literature Multnomah County $1,500
valë sanchez Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Wayne Bund Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Xochilt Ruvalcaba Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Yoonhee Choi Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Youree Sadberry Make Dance/Movement Multnomah County $3,000

 

Arts Organization Category Discipline County Award Amount
Aligned Artistry Build Other Washington County $1,500
Altar Build Other Multnomah County $3,000
ARTemis Arts Make Literature Multnomah County $3,000
Cathedral Park Performing Arts Collective Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Center for the Arts Foundation Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Crave Theatre Company Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Curvy Chic Closet Foundation Learn Theatre Washington County $1,500
Disability Art and Culture Project Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Diversity in Design Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
eqfoundations Build Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Flight 64 Printmaking Studio Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
homeroom labs LLC Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Indigenous Come Up Build Folk Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Kickstand Comedy Build Theatre Multnomah County $3,000
Montavilla Jazz Festival Learn Music Multnomah County $3,000
Moriviví Theatre Make Theatre Multnomah County $1,500
Mullowney Printing Company, LLC Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
NAFCON Oregon Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Network of Ensemble Theaters Build Theatre Multnomah County $3,000
OMPA Build Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
On the Inside Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
OPEN CLOUD, LLC Build Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Open Hearts Open Minds Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Oregon Botanical Artists Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $1,500
Performance Works NorthWest Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Piano. Push. Play. Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
Portland Chinatown History Foundation/Portland Chinatown Museum Make Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Portland in Color Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Portland Radio Project Build Music Multnomah County $3,000
Portland Textile Month Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
Public Annex Build Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
RASIKA Society for Arts of India Make Multi-Discipline Washington County $3,000
Rejoice Diaspora Dance Theater Make Dance/Movement Multnomah County $3,000
Reverie Frame Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
Rose City Brass Quintet Make Music Multnomah County $3,000
The Soul Box Project Make Social Practice Multnomah County $3,000
Steps for Youth Build Dance/Movement Multnomah County $3,000
Tempos Circus Build Dance/Movement Multnomah County $3,000
The Accountability Collective Learn Theatre Multnomah County $3,000
The Portland Stamp Company Build Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000
The Reframe Collective Build Multi-Discipline Multnomah County $3,000
The Theatre Company Make Theatre Multnomah County $3,000
The Village Gallery of Arts Build Visual Arts Washington County $3,000
Valley Art Association Build Visual Arts Washington County $3,000
Whorls of Wonder Puppet Theater Build Theatre Multnomah County $3,000
Willamette Light Brigade / Portland Winter Light Festival Make Media Arts Multnomah County $3,000
ZENA ZEZZA Make Visual Arts Multnomah County $3,000