4/21 Candidates Forum on the Arts – City of Portland & Multnomah County

The May 20th primaries are approaching so on April 21st the Regional Arts & Culture Council, Business for Culture and the Arts, and the Creative Advocacy Network are hosting a candidates forum on the arts at the Gerding Theater. 

State of the Arts is April 23

We encourage artists, arts organizations and arts educators to join us for this year's "State of the Arts" presentation at Portland City Hall on Wednesday April 23 at 2pm.

RACC Fellow travels to India for exploratory research

The 2013 RACC Fellowship in Literature has allowed recipient Sallie Tisdale to make a trip to India and perhaps to Uganda to research her writing projects. Writer Alex Behr interviews Tisdale.
Arts Education

2014 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.

Public Art

Artist Jea Alford kicks off a new season of installations at the Portland Building

Jea Alford’s installation, shown at left, kicks-off a new season at the Portland Building Installation Lobby which will be featuring nine new installations over the next twelve months.
Cultural Calendar

"Venice: The Golden Age of Art and Music"

The Portland Art Museum presents this spectacular multidisciplinary exhibition, which includes paintings, prints, drawings, illuminated manuscripts, and sculptures along with original period instruments and early music texts. Runs through May 11.
Public Art

RACC Public Art Opportunity: The Visual Chronicle of Portland

This is a great chance for Portland artists to have their artwork included in The Visual Chronicle of Portland Collection. Info session on 4/17, 5;30pm, at RACC. Deadline: 5/5/14.
Professional Development

RACC Professional Development Workshops

Register now for professional development workshops for artists of all discipline. The next workshop will be on April 12: Bring your arts marketing up to speed.