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


Reminder: $35 Arts Tax Payment is due April 15

Revenue Division Director Thomas Lannom encourages Portlanders to pay their $35 Arts Tax, which supports arts education and access in our community. To make it easier, they can pay online. Deadline: 4/15/15.


Portland-based arts organizations receive public funding increases

Sixteen local arts organizations are the latest to benefit from the City of Portland’s voter-approved Arts Education & Access Fund.


Artists in residence move “The Watcher Files” exhibition to Portland State University through April 7

Since 2013 artists Garrick Imatani & Kaia Sand have been working on “The Watcher Files,” a set of police surveillance files of activists from the 1960s-80s

Cultural Calendar

Ben Buswell's "I Do Not Belong to the Sky"

Ben Buswell's art is a striking balance of beauty and concept. He makes choices to restrain the seductive nature of the work, and avoids mastery of materials. This solo exhibition at The Art Gym runs through March 27.


4/4 RACC Workshop: Narrative mechanics - how to design and deploy strategy for arts marketing success

Learn about new marketing skills and how to best present your art from presenter Dave Weich in this next RACC Professional Development workshop.


RACC Opportunity: FY 2015-16 Professional Development Grants (Cycle 1)

This grants help artists or arts administrators enhance their careers by funding workshops, travels or other projects that significantly impact the individual’s work and professional development. Intent to apply deadline: 4/1/15.