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.

PDX ReMIX – Art Contest

To celebrate Archives Month the City of Portland Archives & Records Center is sponsoring PDX ReMIX, an online art contest meant to engage members of the public with the City’s archival visual image records. Choose from 10 preselected images from our collections (see Submission Rules page for the link) to submit up to 3 works […]


Available now. 375 sq ft private studio in space with nine other artist studios. $415/mo includes heat, AC, electric, wi-fi. 24 hour access in secure building, easy street parking, no meters. Shared kitchen. NW Industrial District close-in. Not a work-live space.

With Bated Breath

For January 2020, Gallery 114 offers “With Bated Breath,” a juried invitational for work that captures the sensation of breathing shallowly in response to heightened anticipation. We are looking for art stimulated by whatever it is that might be around the corner and that speaks to our hopes and our anxieties—whether personal, political, cultural or […]


I’m looking to created a team of volunteer cis and trans women to help me get my collaborative project off the ground.  If you volunteer, tasks will include admin work, research, public interaction, a LOT of brainstorming and a good deal of video work for a YouTube series. You don’t have to be great at […]

The Power Within You with Rob Woodcox and PCPDX

Three Day Workshop with Rob Woodcox October 18th 6pm – October 20th 6pm During this three day weekend with Rob, you will indulge in inspiration, practice guided lighting and camera techniques, gain vision, master intermediate and advanced editing techniques and perfect your composites. You will have the opportunity to pair these photographic skills with business […]

Portland’s Newest Community Art Space

True North Studios is a up and coming maker space and shared desk space in the gorgeous Montavilla Neighborhood. Located at 71st and Glisan this new art studio will have private offices, desks, and 24 member access for rent. Built around the idea that arts communities are force for good and that we are stronger […]

2020 International Artists Grand Prize Competition

The International Artist Grand Prize Competition (I.A.G.P.C.), one of Asia’s top art contests, is looking for worldwide masterpiece to exhibit in the Art Revolution Taipei (A.R.T.) through the competition. There has no entry fee for the submission and selected artists don’t need to come; the only thing you need to do is submitting the entry […]

Civilian Studios: Work Space for Artists in Inner North Portland

Civilian Studios offers an array of private work space options to artists and small business owners. Located in a large industrial warehouse tucked on a turnaround street off Interstate Ave. minutes from downtown and right by the yellow MAX light rail. We have over 40 private spaces, an enclosed Wood Shop, backyard, community kitchen and […]

Artstra’s Poetry Moves Call for Poems

‘Poetry Moves’ program seeks local poets The nonprofit arts organization Artstra seeks poetry submissions for Poetry Moves Season 9. Adult poets (over 18 years old) at all levels of experience are welcome to submit. The deadline for submissions is October 31. Poetry Moves is an opportunity for both emerging and seasoned poets to inspire thousands […]

Call for Artists: The 6th International Exhibition and Publication on New Media Art

Call for Artists: The 6th International Exhibition and Publication on New Media Art CICA Museum invites new media artists worldwide to participate in the 6th International Exhibition and Publication on New Media Art. The selected artists will be featured in the 6th International Exhibition on New Media Art at the CICA Museum and in the […]

RACC Public Art Opportunity: Portland Building Small Works Collection

The Regional Arts & Culture Council in partnership with the City of Portland invites artists from the Greater Portland Metropolitan Area to submit artwork for purchase for the new Small Works Collection at the Portland Building. For this collection there are three areas of the building that will receive artworks, each with a different curatorial […]

Graphic Designer & Digital Web Specialist

Position: Graphic Designer/Digital Web Specialist Reports to: Development Director Position Status: Hourly, Non-Exempt Desired Start Date: September 2019 Organization Overview: Youth Music Project, a nonprofit 501(c)3 music school, provides outstanding music education to children throughout Clackamas County. Based in West Linn, OR, Youth Music Project offers group and private music lessons and provides students with […]

Framed: Portrait Photography

A juried group photo show on portrait photography at Black Box Gallery. For more info:


The Elisabeth Jones Art Center is looking for an Interactive Community Project dealing with voter suppression. The most desirable project will be national in scope and not tailored for the “art club” (MFA’s, curators, artists, etc.), but to a broader audience. The Art Center is open to installation work, performance, and mail art. The project […]

A Drop of Water

The Elisabeth Jones Art Center is looking for an Interactive Community Project dealing with the worldwide water crisis. The Art Center is open to installation work, performance, and mail art. The project can incorporate any medium, including installation and performance. This will ideally be an international project related to water, specifically to the water crisis. […]

National Arts Marketing, Development & Ticketing Conference

Come on Out. Connect. Collaborate! Join us in Seattle when the National Arts Marketing, Development and Ticketing Conference convenes for a uniquely collaborative event. With the proliferation of new ways to reach potential audiences and donors, how can you know which ones will be the most effective? We are coming together this July to explore […]


A rare opportunity for the great drawings buried in your sketchbooks to see the light of day Please bring by your sketchbooks (& loose sketches) for review Thursdays after 5pm to 516 NW 14th Ave. Portland, OR 97209 All styles and subject matter are welcome! All individual sketches will be priced at $50-, and entire […]

Choir Teacher for after school program, Oct 7 – Nov 21

Vibe of Portland is seeking a choir teacher for an after school program in SE Portland. Class runs 4:30-5:30pm, Monday and Wednesdays, beginning 10/7 and concluding 11/20. REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS • Passionate about providing access to music education for all children, regardless of demographics. • Experience teaching music to a range of age and skills levels […]

Public Art RFQ | University of NE Medical Center

The Munroe-Meyer Institute’s (MMI) mission is to be world leaders in transforming the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, their families and communities through outreach, engagement, premier educational programs, innovative research and extraordinary patient care. There are two sites at check-in desks on the second and third floor, marking the entrances to main […]

Public Art RFQ | University of Nebraska Kearney

The new 80,000 square foot STEM building will house the following programs: construction management, industrial distribution, interior design, aviation, cyber systems, mathematics and statistics, physics and astronomy and engineering. The STEM building Selection Committee is seeking submissions for two separate public art projects within the central atrium of the building, which connects the north and […]