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Announcements

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.

Volunteer Associate Board

Are you looking for a new way to get involved with the Portland arts community? Expand your network and gain resume building skills with a dedicated, forward-thinking, fun group of community-minded artists, students, parents, and leaders while volunteering at fun events by joining the Young Audiences Associate Board. All are welcome! What is the Associate […]

Arte Natura

Arte Natura is a thematic exhibition based on art inspired by the natural world. The exhibition will be held at the Limner Gallery, May 7 – 30, 2020 and is open to all artists working in any media. All interpretations of the theme are acceptable, including landscape, fruits, vegetables, flowers and fauna and human figuration as part of the natural […]

GLEAN 2020

GLEAN is a juried program that gives five selected artists from the Portland area (Multnomah, Washington, and Clackamas counties) access to the Metro Central transfer station (“the dump”) to glean materials to use to create art. Residents and businesses in the Portland area generate more than 2 million tons of waste every year. While we […]

Submit to “The Sick” for publication

New art/literary publication, Seventh Child, is seeking submissions for its first open call, to result in a print publication dissecting “the sick.” All interpretations of the theme are welcome, including those said to be arguably challenging, subversive, unorthodox, or uncomfortably subjective. Art of every stripe is encouraged, with little or no limitation: poetry, photography, illustration, […]

an outdoor mural for A Woman’s Choice of Greensboro in memory of India Simpson.

A Woman’s Choice, Inc. seeks to commission an outdoor mural for A Woman’s Choice of Greensboro, 2425 Randleman Rd, Greensboro, NC 27406, in memory of India Simpson. India was a fierce advocate of equality, reproductive rights, and AWC’s commitment to providing care in a welcoming, compassionate, supportive, empowering, and accepting environment. It was important to […]

What to Wear: An exhibit of depictions of clothing

An exhibit of artworks depicting clothing and wearable objects. Examples: hats, shoes, dresses, gloves purses, belts watches, ect. Any medium including sculpture is eligible. -Exhibit will take online on the Artsy platforms exclusive online exhibits section this Winter in early march. -Artists do not need to deliver the work to the gallery but must keep […]

RACC Public Art Opportunity: PDX International Airport- deadline January 22

The Regional Arts & Culture Council and the Port of Portland invite artists/teams living in the U.S. to submit qualifications for 2 permanent public art installations and artists/teams living in Oregon and Clark and Skamania Counties in Washington to submit qualifications for 1 permanent public art installation. The projects are part of the construction of a Consolidated Rental Car […]

The Streets | Call for Entries

THE STREETS | CALL FOR ENTRIES | AN INTERNATIONAL JURIED PHOTO EXHIBITION Entry Deadline | January 31st, 2020 Notice of Acceptance | February 12th, 2020 Exhibition Dates | March 20th – April 16th, 2020 THE STREETS “Street Photography became recognized as a genre in its own right during the early 1930s. Street Photography is unique […]

Light Filled Studio Available with Bonus Room

We have a sunny studio available on the busy intersection of Killingsworth and Albina. Features two full walls of windows, 10 ft. tall ceilings and birch plywood floors. There is a small adjacent office that is included in the price. $650/month Private 24 hour access. All utilities included. The building is home to a wedding […]

Selfies and Self Care Show at Radius Annex Gallery

We invite you to share your art in our Radius Art Studio Annex Gallery.  This February, we are excited to host a group show of self portraits. Our First Friday opening event on February 7th will also feature fun, self care themed activities. Below is the link to apply, the deadline is January 15th so […]

Workshop: Deepening Inquiry in the Arts Classroom

A Teaching Artist Studio Workshop Doors at 11:00am. Workshop starts promptly at 11:30pm, and ends at 4:30pm How can teaching artists help students own their learning? What kinds of questions lead to rich observations and ideas, and strengthen metacognitive skills? How can we use questioning to help students best encounter and discuss works from masters […]

Artist Studio/Creative Space

Artist/office space available at the Yale Union building located in central SE Portland. 1,100 sqft, $2,300 per month for a 1 year lease. 24 hr access, secure building, utilities and wifi included. www.yaleunion.org Please email with inquiries.

Director of Marketing

VISION We envision a world where everyone retains and values the innate curiosity, creativity, and empathy of childhood. MISSION We develop innovative problem-solvers through playful learning experiences that strengthen relationships between children and their world. ORGANIZATION OVERVIEW Portland Children’s Museum consists of three aligned entities, or business lines: (1) the Museum, where exhibits and programs […]

White Bird Boutique Manager

White Bird, Portland, Oregon’s premiere nonprofit contemporary dance presenting organization, seeks a part-time Boutique Manager. QUALIFICATIONS include minimum 2 years previous retail experience, with expertise in sales, retail display, daily sales reconciliation, and inventory database management. Superior customer service and people skills and ability to problem-solve in time-sensitive situations amidst busy environments. Ability to train […]

FOOTPRINTS Immigration/Migration Juried Award Exhibition

Artworks produced by artists born outside the U.S. for exhibition focussed on the Immigrant experience. Works must convey aspects of the artist’s personal experience as an immigrant. Artists should also submit a paragraph reflecting on their work’s story. $1000 in Juror selected cash awards will be distributed among the prize recipients. Contact Susan Miner for […]

Art Studios Starting at $200

Art Design Xchange (ADX) is a fertile creative space for artists, designers, makers, innovators, inventors and creative individuals and organizations of all stripes. We provide affordable space, and work together with our community partners to advocate for equitable access to spaces and resources for Portland’s creative community.

Gallery Manager

Columbia Center for the Arts, located in Hood River, Oregon, is seeking a full-time Visual Arts Gallery Manager. CCA is a downtown arts center featuring a visual art gallery, a 140-seat black-box theatre and an arts education studio. The Art Gallery Manager develops, executes, and oversees activities to ensure the successful operation and sales of […]

CICA New Media Art Conference 2020 Call for Papers & Exhibitions

Call for Papers CICA Museum invites creative writers, scholars, and artists worldwide to participate in the CICA New Media Art Conference 2020 and the publication. We are open to proposals for paper presentations, workshops, experimental sessions, as well as artistic performance. Selected essays will be featured in the book “New Media Art 2021,” expected to […]

CICA New Media Art Conference 2020 Call for Papers & Exhibitions

Call for Papers CICA Museum invites creative writers, scholars, and artists worldwide to participate in the CICA New Media Art Conference 2020 and the publication. We are open to proposals for paper presentations, workshops, experimental sessions, as well as artistic performance. Selected essays will be featured in the book “New Media Art 2021,” expected to […]

Administrative Assistant

The Red Door Project is seeking to hire an Administrative Assistant to assist in the smooth operations of our small office and provide direct administrative support for our leadership team. The mission of The Red Door Project is to change racial ecology through the arts. We envision a Portland where people from diverse racial backgrounds […]