Happy Holidays from RACC!

RACC will be closed from the afternoon of December 23 through Friday, December 26, and re-open on Monday, December 29. 


RACC awards $693,959 for arts-related projects in 2015

RACC Project Grants have just been awarded to 80 individual artists and 66 organizations and schools in the tri-county region for artistic projects in 2015. 

Public Art

Public Art Muralist Roster

RACC is issuing its first Muralist Roster that is available for those seeking a local artists to create a mural project in Portland. It will be updated quarterly. 


Oregon Cultural Trust: Funding Oregon inspiration

The Oregon Cultural Trust partners with over 1,300 cultural nonprofits throughout Oregon. A gift to one or more of these qualifying nonprofit organizations followed by a matching gift to the Oregon Cultural Trust allows a donor to claim a tax credit. Donations need to be made by December 31.


The giving season

The holidays are filled with many wonderful cultural events and art bazaars offer enticing gifts, but this is also a good time to give back to the art community.


18th annual City of Portland & Multnomah County employee art exhibit, "all the art that fits," opens

The annual all the art that fits exhibition is a favorite of City and County employees and the general public. It is exiting to see how many talented artists there are in our local government. Installation will end January 5, 2015.

Cultural Calendar

George Balanchine’s "The Nutcracker"

One of Portland's favorite holiday traditions is certainly the Oregon Ballet Theatre's performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker. It runs through December 27.


2015 RACC Professional Development Workshops

Starting January 24, 2015, RACC will be presenting 12 Professional Development Workshops for local artists and arts organizations through June. Registration now open.

Arts Education
Arts Education

Donate to The Right Brain Initiative through Willamette Week's Gift Guide

By donating $10 or more to The Right Brain Initiative, you can earn incredible incentives from stores and organizations around Portland. Deadline to give: 12/31/14.