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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.

2019-20 RACC Professional Development Grants (Cycle 2)

The Professional Development Grant program assists artists or arts administrators with opportunities that specifically improve their business management development skills and/or brings the artist or the arts organization to another level artistically. The following 36 Professional Development Grants totaling $53,260 were awarded on December 9, 2019. (*First time grant recipients)   2019-20 Professional Development Grant […]

Event Security Officer

Overview The Portland Art Museum invites applications for the position of Event Security Officer within our Events department. The Portland Art Museum’s mission is to engage diverse communities through art and film of enduring quality and to collect, preserve, and educate for the enrichment of present and future generations. Event Security Officers performs a critical […]

Event Support Staff

The Portland Art Museum invites applications for the position of Event Support Staff within our Events department. At the Portland Art Museum, the Event Support Staff plays a critical role in the events department by demonstrating flexibility and adaptability throughout a wide span of job duties. As job duties flow with the event, we are […]

7th Annual Abstract Sanctuary

ABSTRACT SANCTUARY was the inaugural exhibition and each year it serves as a marker for Verum Ultimum Art Gallery). It’s a reminder of progress, of consistency, and of the deep well of inspiration from artists. Verum Ultimum Gallery is honored to invite artists to explore, “Abstract Sanctuary” for their 7th annual exhibit of this theme […]

Associate Director of Visitor Services

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF VISITOR SERVICES PORTLAND ART MUSEUM, OREGON Overview The Portland Art Museum invites applications for the position of Associate Director of Visitor Services. The Associate Director of Visitor Services oversees the strategy and operations of the Visitor Services and Volunteer departments. Acts as the lead visitor experience champion across the organization; […]

Public Art Opportunity: Schrunk Riverview Tower Mural

On behalf of Home Forward, the largest provider of affordable housing in Oregon, the Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) invites artists living in the United States to submit qualifications for a site-specific mural at Schrunk Riverview Tower (Schrunk Tower), a 118 -unit subsidized housing apartment community in the St. Johns neighborhood in Portland, Oregon. […]

Its About Making Time: a hosted studio space for $350/mo

Bring motion, your moods, and make something new. Our light-filled studio space has been the creative home to many diverse makers over the years, from painters to performers to indigo dyers. As one of our fashion designers moves on, there is now room for new possibilities. Whether you work collectively or seek a refuge above […]

Hillsboro Hometown Tap Call To Artist

Art to be reproduced on the Hometown Tap, Hillsboro, Oregon What is the Hometown Tap? The City of Hillsboro Water Department debuted its sustainable refillable bottle station, the Hillsboro Hometown Tap at Celebrate Hillsboro in July 2010. On that more than 90 degree day, over 5,000 people used the Tap station to stay hydrated with […]

2 Offices Available in Historic Building

2 Beautiful offices available on the busy intersection of Killingsworth and Albina on the second floor. One office has two full walls of windows, 10 ft. tall ceilings and birch plywood floors. There is a small adjacent private office that is included for the price. $675/month The other office features one full wall of windows, […]

Collage Artist Lab

Collage Artist Lab is a four-day intensive of workshops and discussions designed to foster the integration of history and contemporary art into a collage artist’s practice. The goal of the Collage Artist Lab is to equip artists with tools and strategies for picking up the unfinished work of history and speak to contemporary civic discourse […]

Call for Applications: Witt Artist in Residence Program

Call for applications: Roman. J Witt Residency The University of Michigan Stamps School of Art & Design is accepting proposals for the Roman J. Witt Residency Program through January 31, 2020: Learn more and start your application today. — Open to both established and emerging artists/designers, the Witt Residency encourages student engagement and cross-campus collaboration […]

2020 Toyota Dream Car USA Art Contest for Kids Underway

Know a kid whose imagination never stops racing? Help them submit a drawing of their Dream Car by Friday, January 31, 2020! Attached is an entry form that can be downloaded and used to accompany youth artwork submissions. For official rules, artwork guidelines, and a K-12 teacher lesson plan, visit https://www.ToyotaDreamCarUSA.com. ARTWORK SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS Each […]

Theater School Registrar

THEATER SCHOOL REGISTRAR Reports to: Education Director Status: Full Time/Non-exempt Compensation: $33,000-$36,000 The mission of Northwest Children’s Theater and School is to educate, entertain and enrich the lives of young audiences. The Registrar is a critical member of the Education Department. This position is the first point of contact for NWCT families and is responsible […]

2020 Summer Artist-in-Residence / Project-Based Application

Summer Artist-in-Residence Program June 1 – August 7, 2020 (10 weeks) Application Deadline: March 8, 2020 Application Fee: $30.00 USD Notifications Begin: March 23, 2020 Program Overview: GoggleWorks Center for the Arts will offer three residencies this summer to outstanding visual artists who will spend 10-weeks, from June 1 – August 7, on our campus […]

2020 Summer Artist-in-Residence / Portfolio-Based Application

Summer Artist-in-Residence Program June 1 – August 7, 2020 (10 weeks) Application Deadline: March 8, 2020 Application Fee: $30.00 USD Notifications Begin: March 23, 2020 Program Overview: GoggleWorks Center for the Arts will offer three residencies this summer to outstanding visual artists who will spend 10-weeks, from June 1 – August 7, on our campus […]

Spectrum Gestalt 7

Gestalt Projects invites you to be part of the 7th annual Spectrum-Gestalt gallery exhibit. Part curatorial, part installation Spectrum-Gestalt brings together artists’ works from a wide variety of genres and mediums, grouping them into an expansive spectrum of color. Spectrum is one of our most popular exhibits each year having a similar concept but a […]

Call for Artists: Experimental Fashion & Fiber Art

CICA Museum invites artists and fashion designers worldwide to participate in the international exhibition, “Experimental Fashion & Fiber Art.” The exhibition will feature experimental clothing, wearable art, fashion photography, fashion drawings, concept drawings, fiber art, textile art, and works regarding issues related to fashion and/or wearable technologies. *Deadline: December 27, 2019 *The categories include: -Painting, […]

2020 ICAN Juried Exhibition: Short & Stout

The annual ICAN Juried Exhibition at NCECA is back for its 10th year in 2020. ICAN hosts a juried exhibition of its members’ ceramic artwork to be presented at the annual NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) conference. This is an excellent opportunity for ICAN members to show their work in person […]

Sou’Wester Arts Week

An Artist Residency Take-Over: March 8th-16th, 2020 The Sou’wester will be given over to artists and art collectives for a week of residency work and a weekend of open houses and public performances. The goal of this event is to highlight the creative process and the experiential nature of the Sou’wester Residency Program. Walking into […]

Annual Report Complete list of grants Awarded

Complete list of grants Awarded to Artists, Arts Organizations, and Artistic Projects in FY2018-19 Further details about awarded grants are available on our Awarded Grants page here. Grantee Grantee Type Grant Type Award Amount 45th Parallel Organization Project $5,000 Abreu, Manuel Individual Project $7,000 Adams-Santos, Stephanie Individual Professional Development $1,370 Advance Gender Equity in the […]