The Right Brain Initiative offers nationally recognized arts education training this summer

Imagine This! A Creativity Symposium for Educators will be taking place on Tuesday, June 16 – Thursday, June 18 at the Portland Art Museum. Registration is now open!


RACC awards arts tax proceeds to 11 additional arts organizations

Portland Baroque Orchestra, with artistic director Monica Huggett, is one of 11 organizations receiving arts tax funding through RACC this month.  


Amping Up for Work for Art’s 10th Anniversary Year

“Flourishing arts, culture, and sports organizations add to the fabric and diversity of our community. Arts & sports can break down barriers—including age, gender, and ethnicity—by bringing disparate groups of people together in a shared experience.”
--- WFA Honorary Chair Mike Golub, Portland Timbers

Public Art

RACC adds 56 artworks to the Portable Works Collection

New artwork by 39 local artists will join the Collection that is shown through City of Portland  and Multnomah County office facilities

Cultural Calendar

"Botched Execution: Heidi Schwegler 2004 - 2015"

Botched Execution: Selected Works 2004-2015 presents a selection of works by Heidi Schwegler, created over the past decade, with several works recreated as site-specific pieces for The Art Gym.


5/3 & 5/9 RACC Workshop: Painting BIG: mural tips, techniques and materials

Muralist Robin Corbo will discuss the best way to paint murals on 5/3. On 5/9 The Lost Cause will talk about using spray cans and stencils to create murals.

Arts Education
Arts Education

2015 Summer arts camps

This summer, enroll your kids in a summer arts camp! RACC has compiled a comprehensive list of camps and workshops in various disciplines, including dance, theater, music, visual arts, literary arts and more.