workshops and lectures

This page includes a listing of local (and some national) professional development workshops, lectures, forums and conferences open to artists, educators, and organizations. Most of these notices are listed according to start date, although some workshops are spread over a period of time so it’s best to peruse the entire list. Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links. To submit a notice go to https://racc.org/resources/submit-an-opportunity.

Pacific University Residency Writers Conference

Deadline May 29, 2019

Pacific University Residency Writers Conference Writers seeking to deepen their craft and expand their professional community are invited to attend the Residency Writers Conference together with Pacific’s MFA students, faculty, and guest speakers. This 10-day conference is packed with workshops, lectures, readings, classes and more. We are accepting applications until May 28th for the upcoming […]

Artist Trust Brings Art Business Night School: Applying for Grants, Residencies, & Other Opportunities to Vancouver, WA

Deadline May 30, 2019

In this practical, straightforward workshop, Arts Business Consultant Dorothy Bocian covers what you need to apply for grants, residencies, and calls. In-class exercises and in-depth discussions will help you better understand application guidelines and processes, prepare written materials, and find the right opportunities for your work. At the end of class, you’ll have an artist […]

Urban Sketching Workshops

Deadline May 31, 2019

New Year brings new Urban Sketching workshops to iconic locations around Portland! In collaboration with the international Urban Sketchers organization this program provides educational opportunities for current and aspiring urban sketchers, using Portland’s sites and culture as our inspiration and playground. Workshops will take place on Saturdays from March to November. Participants will receive full […]

The Dramatist’s Toolbox with Matthew B. Zrebski 6/8/19

Deadline June 08, 2019

Instructor: Matthew B. Zrebski Designed as an intro for the beginner or as a brush-up for the seasoned writer. This course focuses on tools that will spark ideas on both what to write and how to write. Banish the excuse of writer’s block with prompts and brainstorming exercises to keep ideas flowing. Each writer will […]

Daily Attendance

Deadline June 17, 2019

Daily Attendance is a two-week online course to create a generative and holistic poetry practice. The course goals are: to generate new work, foster a daily creative flow, to engage with diverse materials and resources, to engage in genuine creative process without pressure of gatekeepers, and to re-imagine your rhythm as a maker. This course […]

Two Summer Workshops with Joseph Mann

Deadline July 08, 2019

Join us as we investigate different approaches to organizing space and composition with figures. In these workshops, we will work with one or two models each day. Workshops include daily discussions about the way these compositional problems (such as welding images together) have been approached by great painters in the past, intensive working time, individualized […]

Dreams We Build

Deadline August 30, 2019

Natalie Wood Dreams We Build April 26 – August 30, 2019 Opening Reception Saturday April 26, 12-2pm Stephen-Crawford House Museum 603 6th St, Oregon City, OR Art in Oregon is pleased to present the exhibition Dreams We Build by artists Natalie Wood inside the newly renovated Stephen Crawford House Museum in the historic McLoughlin neighborhood […]

Carrie Moore Studios Art Center

Deadline December 31, 2020

Private studio teaching space available to teaching artists on a per day/week rental. 20 miles south of Portland Oregon, on a quiet knoll with a 360 view, it is the perfect teaching space. Available year round for 3-8 day workshops & residencies, with overnight accomodations for the teaching artist, not students. The space can accomodate […]

Disclaimer: RACC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness or completeness of this outside information. This list is not intended to endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by these links.