Public Art

“Streetcar Stop for Portland” and “Inversion +/-” receive national recognition

Two of Portland's public art sculptures have been cited among the country's most outstanding public art projects in 2013 by Americans for the Arts.  

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Regional Arts & Culture Council elects new board members and officers

RACC has just elected a new Chair of the board, Jan Robertson, as well as welcoming five new board members for 2014-15.

Grants

RACC announces first round of General Operating Support awards for 2014-15

More than $1 million in General Operating Support grants has been awarded to regional arts organizations – including three new member organizations: Disjecta, Pendulum Aerial Arts, and Portland Jazz Festival. 

Grants

RACC seeks proposals for artistic projects in 2015

Guidelines and applications for the 2015 RACC Project Grants are available now at the new GrantsOnline racc.culturegrants.org. Tri-county artists and arts organizations are invited to apply by 8/6/14
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Jesse Taylor’s "Deconstruction Reconstruction: Office" opens July 7th at the Portland Building

See what an office might look like deconstructed at Jesse Taylor’s Deconstruction Reconstruction: Office installation at the Portland Building Installation Space that runs through August 1. 

Resources

RACC invests in ten nonprofit organizations to expand arts access in Portland

Ten Portland-based nonprofit organizations, using funding from the city’s voter-approved Arts Education and Access Fund, have been awarded $25,695 for a variety of projects throughout the City.
 
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Resources

"Love's Labour's Lost"

Love's Labour's Lost is Bag&Baggage's 6th outdoor Shakespeare Production in the Tom Hughes Civic Center Plaza in downtown Hillsboro running July 24-August 9.

 
Grants
Grants

Orientations for RACC Project Grants

RACC provides FREE orientations to help applicants better understand RACC Project Grant guidelines and application process. Orientation dates: July 28, 30 & August 26 & September 23.

 
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RACC Opportunity: Professional Development Grant 2014-15 (cycle 2)

These grants assist tri-county individual artists and arts organization improve their business and artistic skills. Intent to apply deadline: 9/24/14.