The RACC Announcement page consists of all entries which RACC posts on its website on a daily basis – including all current opportunities like grants, open positions, 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 a listing, please follow the link to Submit a Community Listing.

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

ADX: Portland’s Original Makerspace

ADX is turning 12 in June. We have a wonderful community of artists, makers and small businesses.. ADX is the home of two coop shops , a music collective, theater company and more. We have studio space that range from $200-$900. Studio fees include all utilities, wifi, professional photos for promotion, shared space, social media […]

JAJA CLAY: Ceramic studio

Jaja Clay is literally considered the greatest place in Portland by at least 15 people but we are looking for 10 more. Jaja Clay is moderately priced (at $165/mon) and is housed in JaJa PDX a community of artists, circus performers, healers, ceramicists, woodworkers, poets and more. Our space is beautiful and is a grassroots […]

Call for Visual Art: Like a Mother Cat Does

Call for Art/Request for Proposals Arts Council of Lake Oswego invites artists working in any medium to submit an artwork, or a proposal for an artwork, in response to a piece of art from the City of Lake Oswego’s permanent art collection. New artworks and existing permanent collection pieces will be curated into an exhibition […]

Multnomah County Library and Regional Arts & Culture Council announce community artists as part of wide-reaching public art commissions

Immediate Release May 22, 2023 Artists bring community-centered approach to their artwork across libraries PORTLAND, Ore. —Multnomah County Library (MCL) and Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) are teaming up to bring artwork to libraries throughout Multnomah County. This effort is part of the voter-approved 2020 Library building bond which will build, rebuild or expand […]

Regional Arts & Culture Council – Our Continued Commitment to Community

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 25, 2023 PORTLAND, OREGON: On Monday, May 22, 2023 RACC received an email from the City Arts Program Manager announcing the development of the City of Portland’s own arts and culture program to be completed by June 2024. RACC entered into its partnership with the City of Portland in 1995 via […]

Video Highlights Muralists and Celebrates the Intersection of Art and Healing

For Immediate Release                                                                                            May 24, 2023 — Portland, Oregon Art is healing — both for the artist and the viewer. That’s the central theme of a video released today by Portland’s metro area Regional Arts and Culture Council (RACC) featuring the work of three muralists who contributed their art to the Multnomah County Health […]

Training Center Program Assistant

Portland Japanese Garden – a 501(c)(3) non-profit in Portland, Oregon – is hiring for a full-time Program Assistant for the Training Center. The Program Assistant is responsible for administrative duties and handling of event coordination for the International Japanese Garden Training Center (TC), the Garden’s educational department. This position is great for someone who has […]

Arts Instructors – Multiple Media

Job Announcement Multnomah Arts Center, a program of Portland Parks & Recreation, is currently looking for experienced arts instructors in various media. MAC instructors are dedicated professionals with a strong arts background and a commitment to community arts education. For nearly 50 years, MAC has been providing high-quality arts instruction and participation in the performing, […]