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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.

Tour Guide

Requirements: You need to be professional and responsible You care about guests’ experience You like to teach and show travelers our great city You enjoy public speaking and entertaining You communicate well and can lead groups through Portland You are knowledgeable about Portland history and culture Able to walk and stand a minimum of 2 […]

Gallery Without Walls Public Art Program

2021- 2023 GALLERY WITHOUT WALLS ARTS COUNCIL OF LAKE OSWEGO, OREGON Program Description The Arts Council of Lake Oswego is pleased to invite artist submissions of up to three works of art per artist for outdoor public display in Lake Oswego’s nationally recognized, award-winning outdoor Gallery Without Walls exhibit. In its twenty first year, this […]

Request for Qualifications Oregon Percent for Art in Public Places Program Oregon & Institute of Technology seek Public Art for Student Rec Center

Qualifications sought from artists interested in the commission of an interior artwork for Oregon Institute of Technology’s Student Rec Center, Klamath Falls, OR, through the Oregon Arts Commission’s Art in Public Places Program. Budget: $20,000 is available for commissioning site-specific, two-dimensional or low relief, interior artwork or mural, which will include artist fees, fabrication, insurance, […]

Request for Qualifications: Oregon Percent for Art in Public Places Program and Oregon Institute of Technology seeks artists interest in Commission

Qualifications sought from artists interested in the commission of an interior artwork for Oregon Institute of Technology’s Student Rec Center, Klamath Falls, OR, through the Oregon Arts Commission’s Art in Public Places Program. Budget: $20,000 is available for commissioning site-specific, two-dimensional or low relief, interior artwork or mural, which will include artist fees, fabrication, insurance, […]

Call for Submissions for the “Picture Hillsboro” Purchase Hillsboro Public Art Collection

The City of Hillsboro is seeking submissions of two-dimensional works of art to become part of Hillsboro’s Public Art Collection. Limited edition archival reproductions of the original will then be presented as gifts to dignitaries visiting Hillsboro and during the official City trips throughout the world. Designating artwork as an official gift emphasizes Hillsboro’s pride […]


Il Varco is glad to inaugurate the seventh edition of Prisma Art Prize, a quarterly award with cash prizes for artists from all around the world that will become a collective exhibition for the first time in February 2021 in Rome. Organized with the goal of creating a space for visual artists to share their […]

2021 Pacific NW Drawers

Blue Sky established the Pacific NW Drawers (“the Drawers”) program in 2007 to recognize regional contemporary photographers through an annual juried public archive. Visitors to Blue Sky’s galleries in Portland are welcome to enjoy work in the Drawers by simply opening any one of the archival flat files. Viewers can also enjoy the Drawers work […]

Create and Connect with ARTiClass!

If you’re an artist looking to enhance your skills and connect with creative individuals like yourself from around the world, we have a surprise for you! Join the coolest art workshops, face to face (via Zoom), and connect directly to the New York art scene with the professional standards of ARTiClass by Agora Gallery. Learn […]

Call for Submissions: International Symposium for Visual Culture & Exhibition 2021

ISVC Website: We invite artists, scholars, and researchers worldwide to participate in the International Symposium for Visual Culture 2021. The community of artists, researchers and academics meets in the international symposium and participates in the exhibition at the CICA Museum. The symposium will be held both onsite and virtually due to global uncertainty. ISVC […]

Open Call – Curatorial (EXTENDED!)

Deadline: Tuesday, December 1, 2020 Thank you for your interest in curating an exhibition at Root Division! We are currently seeking curatorial proposals for our 2022 exhibition season. Root Division’s Second Saturday Exhibition Series annually showcases the work of over 300 artists, and offers up to eight emerging curators the opportunity to explore conceptually rigorous […]

WAVE Collective Call For New Memebers

WAVE Collective Call for New Members! Who We Are: Wave is an artist collective focused on three self-sustaining efforts: a committed critique group, an exhibition series, and a website selling artists’ printed work. We focus on opportunities to connect artists in Portland, Oregon with art critics, curators, and the public, while enriching dialogue and creating […]


Art Jewelry Forum (AJF) is pleased to announce this international grant opportunity for mid-career artists. Established by San Francisco-based jewelry collector Susan Beech, the objective of this $20,000 grant is to recognize a mid-career artist who has made a substantial contribution to the field of art jewelry. The jury of distinguished professionals for this grant […]

Jewelry Studio

250/month Studio space is opening up on Dec 1st here at the Oak Street Building! This is a wonderful light-filled place to work. There are four other artists in this space – 1 guy, 4 girls. The studio is set up for jewelry, enameling and metalworking but can accommodate other small-scale occupations. We had a […]

Artistic Director Fellowship

ARTISTS REPERTORY THEATRE JOB DESCRIPTION Position: Artistic Directing Fellowship (a 2-year position, with an option to renew for an additional year) Location: Portland, Oregon Employment Type: Full-Time Salary: $43k (with 3% annual cost of living increase) + benefits (including health insurance and five weeks paid time off) + opportunity for separate contracts for directing or […]

All of The Lights

APPLY HERE: treat gallery is excited to announce our open call: “All of The Lights.” Light, literally or metaphorically can stir conversation on Direction, Intensity, Color, Contrast, and Hardness. There are seven basic properties of light. Reflection, Refraction, Diffraction, Interference, Polarization, Dispersion and Scattering. Properties of visible light are intensity, propagation direction, frequency or […]

Portland Columbia Symphony seeks Production & Community Programs Manager

Portland Columbia Symphony’s Production & Community Programs Manager (PCPM) is a new team member that works closely with the Executive and Music directors to ensure that the scheduling and production of all live and virtual PCSO events (concerts, run-outs, special events, and more) run smoothly, effectively, and in a financially responsible manner. The PCPM will […]

Call for Art-IDENTITY

Art Fluent offers opportunities to artists worldwide through juried exhibitions throughout the year. As steadfast supporters of the arts, our aim is to connect art lovers directly with artists and vice versa. A portion of the proceeds from the entry fees are donated to organizations committed to the arts and supporting artists. Art Fluent invites […]

Art Instructor

The Village Gallery of Arts, a 501(c)(3) non-profit arts education gallery, is seeking contract instructors for various in-person, Zoom or web-based courses. Classes may be geared toward beginning, intermediate or advanced students. Classes in all media welcome: oils, pastels, watercolor, acrylics, collage, printmaking, book arts, arts and crafts projects or art theory. In-person classes are […]

A Watched Pot Always Boils

A WATCHED POT ALWAYS BOILS Open Media Call for artwork for an upcoming exhibition at Umpqua Valley Arts: Exhibit dates: January 15 – March 26, 2021 The year 2020 marks the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment, which guaranteed women’s constitutional right to vote. However, it is important to note that while […]

Digital Office Administrative Assistant

The Red Door Project is seeking to hire a part-time Digital Office Admin to assist in the smooth operations of our growing organization and provide direct administrative support for our team. As a small performance-based nonprofit organization, COVID changed everything for us. We are excited to take this opportunity to translate our live performance program, […]