The RACC Announcement page consists of all entries which RACC posts on its website on a daily basis – including all artist opportunities like grants, jobs, calls to artists, etc. Other entries might include important media stories on the arts, advocacy alerts, or general news from the art community.

To submit an opportunity or other notice, use our submission form.

Entries below are listed in date posted order, starting with the most recent.

artist studio, NW Portland

One artist studio available immediately: 18’x19′, $450/month. High ceiling, adjacent to work sink/kitchen, free street parking, all utilities included: heat, AC, electric, wi-fi. This is one of nine studios in a dedicated artists’ space located in a secure building with 24/7 access. Located at NW York and 23rd.

Rockland Residency: Fall 2020

Rockland Woods, located in rural Bremerton, WA, on the Kitsap peninsula, will host its Fall 2020 residency for inter/national and local artists working as writers, musicians, visual, performance and/or social practice and more. This 2 1/2-week residency will offer free accommodations, studios and chef-prepared dinners to 10 residents selected by a diverse committee in terms […]


LAB MFA – Summer Residency and Exhibition Application Deadline: Sunday March 29, midnight EST Eligibility: Artists currently enrolled in MFA studio art programs in the U.S. during spring 2020 Residency opportunity dates*: June 19 – August 5, 2020 *Artists can stay as long as they wish during Residency opportunity period as long as their installation […]

Visual Artists: Have your art on a billboard!

Open call to PDX artists, Portland and Washington. Share your Environmental and Climate Justice Art and have it on a billboard. $10 per submission, limit 10. Deadline: March 25,2020.

Attention Artists! Open Art Call for Billboard Space

Open call for PDX Artists! Have your art on a billboard. $10 per submission, limit 10. Share your passionate concerns about the state of our natural environment and the resulting environmental injustice. All artists encouraged to enlist. Deadline: March 25, 2020

Operations Assistant & Outreach Coordinator

CoHo Productions is looking for a skilled, creative individual to join our small-but-mighty staff as the part-time Operations Assistant & Outreach Coordinator. We are looking to fill this position immediately, with training beginning in March. To apply: please read the full job description below and send a résumé and cover letter to In your […]

Production and Facilities Manager

ORGANIZATION: Established in 2012, Alberta Abbey Foundation is a non-profit arts and culture center. Offering spaces for artists and creative organizations, diverse program offerings, and partnerships with art organizations and community groups, the Alberta Abbey has created a dynamic and inclusive community dedicated to supporting the arts and their impact on the culture of Portland, […]

NOW•FRIENDS ; Artist Residency, Kenya

NOW open studio in partnership with House of Friends, Kenya presents an artist residency opportunity in Nairobi, Kenya; Africa Deadline for Application: March 15, 2020 Residency

61 New Commissions for Site Specific Work in Washington DC

Please click to apply online for 61 (yes, 61!) new works of public art for 7 new District of Columbia Government buildings in Washington, DC. Works include two and three-dimensional sculpture, murals, mixed-media, mosaics, graphics, glass, suspended, art furniture, and more. Why so many commissions? Our architects, agency clients and stakeholders have really appreciated […]

Volunteer Chalk Event

Chalk Nite at the Growler Run Taphouse in Oregon City on 4/4 at 6 pm. Help transform our chalk walls into a tribute for celebrities gone too soon. Artists will be provided free drinks throughout duration of event. We will also have live music and a raffle with proceeds going to a local charity.

Development Coordinator

We all have stories to share. Yet, for many in our community, there are barriers to writing and sharing these stories. Since 1999, Write Around Portland ( has been changing lives through the power of writing by providing free 10-week writing workshops and publishing opportunities in partnership with social service agencies. We do this work […]

Devotion: 2020 International Exhibition in Print

Devotion: 2020 International Exhibition In Print Surface Design Association Each year, SDA’s International Exhibition In Print showcases the breadth and depth of contemporary artists and designers working with or inspired by fiber art and/or textile-based materials, methods, and techniques. The work of selected artists are featured in the Fall 2020 issue of the Surface Design […]

Future Tense

Future Tense 2020 Surface Design Association FUTURE TENSE 2020 will celebrate the creative work of student artists, designers, and makers working with or inspired by fiber or textile materials or techniques. FUTURE TENSE 2020 offers a glimpse into the future of contemporary fibers by presenting the very best work being made by students in the […]

Forsberg Gallery – Call for Artists

Lower Columbia College welcomes submissions from artists interested in presenting an exhibition of their work at the Forsberg Art Gallery during the 2021-22 school year. Submitting a proposal is free, and open to artists working in all mediums. All applications submitted by May 29, 2020 will be reviewed at the next Forsberg Gallery Advisory Group […]

Studios Available Beginning March 1

We have multiple artist studios becoming available at East Creative March 1st. We are an artist community that participated in First Friday located near OMSI. Call or text Madison at 503.964.7852 to view spaces. And/ or visit us on First Friday! 211 SE Madison 97214

BIG INK Visits Whiteaker Printmakers

This Spring BIG INK is hosting a monumental woodblock printing event at Whiteaker Printmakers in Eugene, OR! Participation includes: access to BIG INK’s woodblock carving video course leading up to the event, paper, ink, cleaning supplies, studio equipment usage, technical expertise during the event, and a high-res scan of the finished print after the event. […]

Save Art Space Portland: Call for Public Art Submissions!

Have your art on a billboard in Portland, OR! We are asking artists to share their passionate concerns about the state of our natural environment and the resulting environmental injustice. All artists are encouraged to submit. Founded in 2015, in Brooklyn, NY, SaveArtSpace is a non-profit organization that works to create an urban gallery experience, […]

Finance Coordinator

Founded in 1974, Portland Saturday Market (PSM) is the largest continually operating outdoor arts and crafts market in the nation. We are seeking a .8 FTE Financial Coordinator for our downtown office. Job responsibilities include the following: -Process all weekend Market operations, including balancing cash receipts and reviewing all charges for accuracy -Create weekly bank […]

Dimensions of the Sacred at Disjecta: OPEN CALL

What is considered sacred, sacred in what way, and how does it manifest? Deeply democratic, Dimensions of the Sacred is an open-sourced exhibition that asks the public to loan physical objects that represent personal relationships to “the sacred.” The exhibition invites anyone to bring any item (object, image, text, script, score, video, photograph, etc.), or […]

Communications Development Associate

GENERAL POSITION SUMMARY: IRCO seeks an experienced professional with a proven track record of success in the marketing and communications field to join our Development Team as the Communications Development Associate. The successful candidate will work with the IRCO Director of Development & Communications and Communications Designer to develop and carryout public relations/communication strategies that […]