The Right Brain Initiative

The vision of The Right Brain Initiative is to achieve a measurable impact on learning by integrating the community’s arts and cultural resources into the education of every K-8 student in the region’s school districts. The Initiative is a collaboration among educators, parents, artists, local governments, business leaders, and donors who are working to achieve this vision in an equitable, systemic, and sustainable way. RACC serves as managing partner of the program.

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Uprooted: An Art Exhibition Inspired by Refugee Identity and Resilience

Exhibition & Artist Talk Uprooted: An Art Exhibition Inspired by Refugee Identity and Resilience Wednesday, September 14 5–8 pm As part of the City of Portland’s Welcoming Week 2022, the Regional Arts & Culture Council, in partnership with Lutheran Community Services Northwest and the Civic Life Immigrant and Refugee Program, is proud to present works […]

Catalyst: An Exhibit Honoring the Legacy of Matthew Shepard

Catalyst: An Exhibit Honoring the Legacy of Matthew Shepard In October 1998, Matthew Shepard was kidnapped, beaten, and left to die in Laramie, Wyoming. A most brutal act of violence, it is known as one of America’s most egregious anti-gay hate crimes. As we approach the 25th anniversary of this tragedy, the Western Oregon University […]

Volunteer at the Incarcerated Art Show

Calling all art lovers! We need help putting on this Amazing show! Pre-Event 12/6 – 12/8 Framing Artwork 
Tagging Art work Hanging Artwork Cleaning Day Of 12/9 Set Up Help Community Platform Support Enthusiasm in the Gallery Food Service and Prep It should be a great and awesome evening and we could certainly use some […]

SPACIOUS SE ART STUDIO For RENT

Market St. Studios, FOR RENT SPACIOUS & Private ART STUDIO $625/month, 462 sq. ft., high ceilings, fluorescents, north-facing window, sink, storage cabinet. Available beginning December 2022 2 BL south of Hawthorne, near Ladd’s Addition/rose gardens, coffee, carts, restaurants, good bike, bus connections. Included: Parking space, heat, electric, garbage, hallway bathrooms, utility sink. No elevator, No […]

SPACIOUS SE ART STUDIO For RENT

SPACIOUS Ladd’s area ART STUDIO FOR RENT $625/month, 462 sq. ft., high ceilings, fluorescents, north-facing window, sink, storage cabinet. Available beginning December 2022 2 BL south of Hawthorne, near Ladd’s Addition/rose gardens, coffee, carts, restaurants, good bike, bus connections. Included: Parking space, heat, electric, garbage, hallway bathrooms, utility sink. No elevator, No live-ins. Looking for […]

Artist Retreat at 32M Center

The ART|WORK Retreat is a new program to provide artists in all media extended time to focus on their art, craft, and community. The ART|WORK Residency/retreat combines living space and a private studio with hands-on collaborative work for Working/Fellowship residents, rehabilitating an historic mill building on the banks of the Ashuelot River. The 32M Center […]

Call for Artists: the International Exhibition “Text-ure”

CICA Museum invites artists worldwide to participate in the International Exhibition, “Text-ure” We are open to photography, 2D digital art, video art, interactive art, drawings, paintings, prints, sculptures, and installation art dealing with subjects on text, context, texture, and tactility. *Deadline: December 23, 2022 *The categories include: -Painting, Drawing, and Print -Sculpture & Installation Art […]

Volunteer at the Incarcerated Art Show

Calling all art lovers! We need help putting on this Amazing show! Pre-Event 12/6 – 12/8 Framing Artwork 
Tagging Art work Hanging Artwork Cleaning Day Of 12/9 Set Up Help Community Platform Support Enthusiasm in the Gallery Food Service and Prep It should be a great and awesome evening and we could certainly use some […]

Year of the Rabbit Art Show

Lan Su Chinese Garden will welcome in the Lunar New Year with a Rabbit Year-themed exhibit running January 19th- Februrary 21st. We are now accepting submissions of art in a variety of 2D or hangable 3D mediums. This show is open to Portland-area established and emerging artists, as well as artists who have previously exhibited […]