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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.

USArtists International

USArtists International supports performances by U.S. dance, music, and theater ensembles and solo artists invited to perform at important cultural festivals and performing arts marketplaces anywhere in the world outside the United States and its territories. USArtists International grantees reflect the vibrant diversity of U.S. artists and creative expression in the performing arts. The program […]

Fresh Paint with Bizar Gomez

In a city known for murals, how do you get your foot (or art) through a door when you’re an emerging artist of color? Fresh Paint, a partnership between RACC’s Public Art Murals program and Open Signal, offers that door to have artist work in the public realm. In this 2019 cycle of Fresh Paint, a selection of […]

Art Studios at East Creative Available NOW

We have 3 Art Studios Available now at East Creative. 1. $365 2. $425 3. $440 All include Utilities, Internet, and a mailbox. Perfect for Painters, sculptors, and other makers. 1st month plus deposits moves you in! Come join our community and be a part of First Friday!

FY2018-19 General Operating Support Equity Investments (Cycle 2)

The Equity Investments program provides additional funding for General Operating Support partner organizations to support initiatives which advance their commitment to equity in the arts, with a priority placed on racial equity A total of $239,550 was awarded to nine organizations in this cycle. Additional funds will be awarded in a second cycle in June […]

2019-20 RACC Professional Development Grants (Cycle 1)

The Professional Development Grant program assists artists or arts administrators with opportunities that specifically improve their business management development skills and/or brings the artist or the arts organization to another level artistically. The following 43 Professional Development Grants totaling $55,210 were awarded on June 11, 2019. (*First time grant recipients)   2019-20 Professional Development Grant […]

2018-19 RACC Project Grants (Cycle 3)

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 105 Project Grants were approved on May 29, […]

2018-19 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 65 Project Grants were approved on February 18, […]

Graphic Designer

THIS IS AN UNPAID INTERNSHIP Beacon Quarterly is a printed and digital magazine of inspired ideas from creatives around the world. We are independently published in Portland, Oregon by Crib House Design. Beacon has published work from over 14 countries and is 100% AD Free! We are currently looking for a Graphic Designer with a […]

Production Assistant

THIS IS AN UNPAID INTERNSHIP Beacon Quarterly is a printed and digital magazine of inspired ideas from creatives around the world. We are independently published in Portland, Oregon by Crib House Design. Beacon has published work from over 14 countries and is 100% AD Free! We are currently looking for a Production Assistant to help […]

Apply for a Booth at Superfine! | LA 2020

Artists: there’s a better way. Level up your career. Learn how to build sales and a collector list from our marketing experts. Curate to sell with our friendly guidelines, and meet your next collector in our hip DTLA location just blocks from the LA Art Show, the country’s highest-attended art fair. Location: The Reef, 1933 […]

In celebration of Madison’s first 100 days

Madison Cario has been on the job here at RACC since January. In their first 100 days in Portland they met with over 100 creatives, electeds and community partners — and recently they reflected on that experience in a blog piece here on racc.org. In addition, they also sat down to chat with three of […]

Hillsboro Gallery seeks Members

Sequoia is looking for artist members to join with us in our art family and exhibit work in our gallery.. We have one studio for lease as well, it is $.65 a square foot so around $160 a month and requires membership in the non profit organization to lease it. Membership is $30 per month […]

Fresh Paint with Maria Rodriguez

In a city known for murals, how do you get your foot (or art) through a door when you’re an emerging artist of color? Fresh Paint, a partnership between RACC’s Public Art Murals program and Open Signal, offers that door to have artist work in the public realm. In this 2019 cycle of Fresh Paint, a selection of […]

Art Studios at The Palace in NOPO

The Palace is a community or artists, makers and designers working out of a shared space in North Portland. We are home to a mix of painters, musicians, woodworkers, photographers, ceramicists, printmakers, builders, sculptors and designers. The building has wireless internet, off street parking, multiple bathrooms, a communal kitchen, covered outside area for resting or […]

Iversen Center for Faith Artwork Request for Proposals

Are you an artist with an interest in portraying the spiritual through the visual arts? The University of St. Thomas invites artists to submit proposals for original artwork to be included as part of the new multi-denominational Iversen Center for Faith, located on the St. Paul, Minnesota campus. To apply, visit link.stthomas.edu/ICFCallToArtists. Application Deadline: July […]

Carrie Moore Studios Art Center

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 […]

Affordable studio and Office spaces SE

Art Design Xchange (ADX) We have completely shifted our model in order to provide affordable studio and event space for PORTLAND artists, arts organizations, designers and makers. We have studios available starting at $150 and going up to $2000/month all inclusive. Residents can share space with as many people as they want to in order […]

RACC launches new Project Grants category: Catalyst

>>The goal is to provide a new entry point and a simpler application for artists and organizations that have not yet received a RACC project grant.   One of RACC’s most important responsibilities is to help facilitate the creation of new art, and to support the public’s access to culture and creativity. Every year, RACC […]