Resources

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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.

RACC Opportunity: Director of Advocacy and Research

The Regional Arts and Culture Council (RACC) has one mission – to enrich our communities through arts and culture. We believe that the arts have the power to change hearts and minds, and to inspire social change. We also believe that arts and culture are key elements in creating desirable places to live, learn, work and […]

RACC Opportunity: Deputy Director

The Regional Arts and Culture Council (RACC) has one mission – to enrich our communities through arts and culture. We believe that the arts have the power to change hearts and minds, and to inspire social change. We also believe that arts and culture are key elements in creating desirable places to live, learn, work and […]

Multiple Studios Available

East Creative is located in the Up and coming SE Industrial Arts District near OMSI. We have multiple spaces available that you can make your own! Pricing ranges from 250-475.00 Water, WiFi and some have natural light. A great community of artists, musicians and creatives. We also do First Friday’s!

Back to Tradition: Exploring Pen-and-Ink Techniques with Heeyoung Kim

Oregon Society of Artists 2185 SW Park Place, Portland, OR 97205 April 16-18, 2020 9:30am – 4:30pm Using old-style pens and bottles of ink in this workshop, you’ll learn how to draw seasonal botanical specimens. Although more modern tools are available today, artists still cherish this ancient way to capture nature. Drawing with permanent black […]

Artists residencies in Greece

Dear madam, sir, SkopArt, an American owned and operated artist studio located on the gorgeous Greek island of Skopelos is offering artists residencies for 2020. The studio is equipped for ceramists, mixed-media artists, painters, printmakers and sculptors. The length of the residency is 2-4 weeks long and applications can be found at www.skopartfoundation.org. For more […]

New Member Opening At Waterstone Gallery

Waterstone Gallery, in Portland’s pearl District is looking for a new member. If you feel your work would be a good fit, and you are interested in working with our community, https://www.waterstonegallery.com/ for further information.

New Member Opening At Waterstone Gallery

Waterstone Gallery, an artist cooperative Gallery in Portland’s Pearl District is looking for a new member. If you feel your work would be a good fit, and you are interested in working with our community, https://www.waterstonegallery.com/ for further information.

State of the Arts annual presentation infomation

RACC will present its annual State of the Arts report to Portland City Council later is spring of 2020. We invite you to join us and learn how RACC and the City invest taxpayer dollars to support culture, creativity and the arts—and to thank City Council for their support. Council Chambers is equipped with a sound […]

2019-20 RACC Project Grants (Cycle 2)

RACC’s Project Grant Program provides financial support to individual artists and not-for-profit organizations in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas Counties, for project based arts programming. Grants are awarded up to $7,000 and are available in three categories: Artistic Focus, Arts Equity & Access, and Arts Services.  The following 84 Project Grants were approved on February 12, […]

2019-20 RACC Project Grants (Cycle 1)

RACC’s Project Grant Program provides financial support to individual artists and not-for-profit organizations in Multnomah, Washington and Clackamas Counties, for project based arts programming. Grants are awarded up to $7,000 and are available in three categories: Artistic Focus, Arts Equity & Access, and Arts Services.  The following 86 Project Grants were approved on September 25, […]

Executive Director Madison Cario on change and growth at RACC

Feb. 18, 2020 update: In the three weeks since announcing our reorganization, we have had a wide range of conversations about the changes and I appreciate the opportunity to reflect on the feedback received to date – please, keep it coming! Reach out anytime at ed@racc.org. Many stakeholders were consulted over the past year as we considered […]

Board Member – Portland Chamber Orchestra

The Portland Chamber Orchestra, the oldest registered chamber orchestra in the United States is seeking volunteer board members. Of particular interest is someone willing to serve as Treasurer. This person should have a background in budget management and be reasonably proficient in Microsoft Excel. Other board members are sought with an interest in marketing, social […]

Work Study – NW Dance Project

Work Study Studio Assistants work a minimum of 5-7 hours per week in the studio and offices for unlimited classes at NW Dance Project. Our Work Study program provides an opportunity for students to take classes at the studio in exchange for working at the front desk and in our offices. Duties include customer services […]

Open Call – Love Sharing 6Th Edition – International Theatre Festival

Organized by Theandric, a drama company taking an innovative and experimental approach to political theatre, “Love Sharing” is the first International Festival dedicated to the culture of peace and non- violence. Contemporary art, scientific research, social and political innovation get in touch with each other, with the territory, with the social and political institutions, with […]

Engage Art Contest

The Engage Art Contest is a juried competition for original Visual Art, Music Video, Film and Performing Arts. The topic is the Spiritual Battle described in Ephesians 6:10-20 and related verses. Download/sign-up in our mobile app, which will help you engage Scripture (including our contest topic). The current contest runs until May 31, 2020, and […]

Art of Healing

St. Anthony Hospital Foundation is hosting The Art of Healing Art walk on Saturday June 6th, 2020 at the Pendleton Heritage Station Park. We are hosting this event to raise awareness about the transformative and restorative role that art can have in the healing process. We see this as a celebration of the power of […]

Apply for a residency at Caldera!

Through our residency program, Caldera supports artists, creatives, and cultural workers to build skills, relationships, and projects that inspire growth, combat oppression, and activate change. Residents draw inspiration from the residency community and the natural world surrounding the Caldera Arts Center in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains. Caldera offers 2 and 3.5 week residencies […]

New Members – Waterstone Gallery

Waterstone Gallery, a cooperative gallery in Portland’s Pearl district is looking for a new member. If you feel your work would be a good fit, and you are interested in working with our community, please visit http://www.waterstonegallery.com/how-to-apply/ for further information.

Community Arts Organizations and Projects

In Beaverton, the arts are a part of our identity. The Beaverton Arts Program contributes by presenting arts and cultural events and programs celebrating community values and helping connect residents to their artistic and cultural heritage. Financial support for artists and non-profit visual, literary and performing arts organizations are available to those who serve the […]

2021 Call for Artists | Paragon Arts Gallery

The Paragon Arts Gallery is an educational and community space located in Portland Community College’s Paragon Arts Resource Building along with PCC Cascade’s printmaking studio. We are committed to exhibiting work of high artistic quality and cultural relevance. Mindful of our role as a member of the Humboldt community we are especially interested in proposals […]