2011-12 RACC Project Grants

Posted:

1/18/12

Updated:

1/18/12

RACC has awarded $692,268 for artistic projects taking place in 2012 to 76 organizations and schools, and 77 individual artists in Clackamas, Multnomah, and Washington Counties.

Grants are awarded up to $6,000 and are available in three categories: Artistic Focus, Community Participation and Arts-In-Schools. These grants were approved by the RACC Board on December 14, 2011.

*denotes Clackamas County based artist/arts organization
** denotes Washington County based artist/arts organization
The remainder are Multnomah County based artists/arts organizations
.

Project grants to organizations:

Organization

Type of grant/discipline

Amount

45th Parallel

Music

 $      5,026

Agnieszka Laska Dancers

Community Participation

 $      5,700

A-WOL Dance Collective

Dance/Movement

 $      2,418

Bag & Baggage Productions**

Theatre

 $      3,211

Barnes Elementary**

Arts-in-Schools

 $      4,128

Beaverton Arts Commission**

Presenting

 $      5,700

Cascadia Composers

Music

 $      4,680

Cinema Project

Media Arts

 $      5,463

Classic Greek Theatre of Oregon**

Theatre

 $      4,680

Conduit Dance, Inc.

Dance/Movement

 $      5,700

Corbett Education Foundation

Community Participation

 $      2,703

Create Plenty

Arts-in-Schools

 $      3,895

Curious Comedy Theater

Theatre

 $      5,375

Curious Comedy Theater

Arts-in-Schools

 $      3,354

defunkt theatre

Theatre

 $      5,607

Dill Pickle Club

Presenting

 $      4,446

Disjecta Interdisciplinary Art Center

Visual Arts

 $      6,000

Ecotrust

Community Participation

 $      4,607

Emerson School

Arts-in-Schools

 $      1,530

Estacada Area Arts Commission*

Community Participation

 $      5,691

Estacada Together*

Arts-in-Schools

 $      5,676

Fear No Music

Music

 $      5,700

Gallery Homeland

Multi-Discipline

 $      4,446

Hand2Mouth Theatre

Theatre

 $      4,680

Harambee Centre

Community Participation

 $      3,077

India Cultural Association**

Community Participation

 $      3,857

junk to funk recycled fashion show

Visual Arts

 $      4,186

Kukatonon

Arts-in-Schools

 $      4,800

Lewis & Clark College Hoffman Gallery

Visual Arts

 $      5,400

Live on Stage

Theatre

 $      4,981

MetroArts Inc.

Music

 $      5,865

Mittleman Jewish Community Center

Community Participation

 $      1,575

Molalla High School*

Arts-in-Schools

 $      2,175

Mountain Writers Series

Literature

 $      5,700

Museum of Contemporary Craft

Visual Arts

 $      4,680

My Story

Community Participation

 $      2,633

Native American Youth Association

Arts-in-Schools

 $      4,800

New City Initiative (JOIN)

Community Participation

 $      4,000

NW Documentary Arts & Media

Media Arts

 $      5,801

Opera Theater Oregon

Theatre

 $      4,840

Oregon Cultural Access (ORCA)

Community Participation

 $      5,354

Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center

Community Participation

 $      4,500

Oregon Partners of the Americas

Multi-Discipline

 $      1,748

Orlo

Literature

 $      5,900

Pacific Northwest College of Art

Visual Arts

 $      5,100

PDX Pop Now!

Presenting

 $      4,886

Performance Works Northwest

Dance/Movement

 $      5,100

PHAME Academy of Fine Arts

Community Participation

 $      5,054

Portland Jazz Festival

Music

 $      4,355

Portland Jewish Academy

Arts-in-Schools

 $      2,277

Portland Oregon Women’s Film Festival (POW Fest)

Media Arts

 $      5,400

Portland Playhouse

Theatre

 $      5,396

Portland Queer Documentary Film Festival

Media Arts

 $      5,605

Portland State University Department of Art

Social Practice

 $      4,500

Portland Story Theater

Theatre

 $      4,893

Portland Theatre Works

Theatre

 $      2,288

RASIKA, India Arts and Culture Council

Music

 $      5,225

Resonance Ensemble

Music

 $      4,680

Rex Putnam High School*

Arts-in-Schools

 $      5,700

RiverCity Music Festival

Music

 $      3,810

Riverside Elementary*

Arts-in-Schools

 $      3,040

Roosevelt High School - College and Career Transitions

Arts-in-Schools

 $      4,444

Sowelu Theater

Theatre

 $      4,360

The Art Gym*

Visual Arts

 $      4,800

The Brooklyn Bay

Arts-in-Schools

 $      2,799

The Circus Project

Community Participation

 $      5,225

The Library Foundation

Community Participation

 $      4,800

The Media Project

Media Arts

 $      4,500

The Obo Addy Legacy Project

Arts-in-Schools

 $      5,400

Transformation in Arts

Community Participation

 $      5,288

Triangle Productions!

Theatre

 $      5,503

Troika Ranch

Multi-Discipline

 $      4,826

Vibe of Portland

Community Participation

 $      2,486

Vibe of Portland

Arts-in-Schools

 $         713

Von Tundra

Visual Arts

 $      4,478

Water in the Desert

Multi-Discipline

 $      4,800

Project grants to individuals:

Individuals

Type of grant/discipline

Amount

Yulia Arakelyan

Dance/Movement

 $      3,907

Judith Arcana

Literature

 $      3,744

Evertt Beidler

Multi-Discipline

 $      4,500

Miguel Bernal

Arts-in-Schools

 $      3,810

Tiffany Lee Brown

Multi-Discipline

 $      4,680

Wayne Bund

Visual Arts

 $      4,665

Susan Chan**

Music

 $      5,400

Jacob Coleman

Theatre

 $      4,269

Bruce Conkle

Visual Arts

 $      5,400

Hanna Craig

Media Arts

 $      5,466

Dana Dart-McLean

Multi-Discipline

 $      4,108

Edward Davee

Media Arts

 $      4,680

Edward Davee

Innovation Prize

 $      2,500

Shawn Demarest

Visual Arts

 $      5,308

Suniti Dernovsek

Dance/Movement

 $      5,692

Aaron Kirk Douglas

Theatre

 $      5,700

Patti Duncan*

Media Arts

 $      5,280

Tiffany Ellis

Media Arts

 $      4,500

Sarah Ferguson

Arts-in-Schools

 $      5,335

James Florschutz

Visual Arts

 $      4,800

Jack Gabel

Music

 $      4,485

Christy George

Literature

 $      5,000

Alexis Gideon

Multi-Discipline

 $      5,100

Damien Gilley

Visual Arts

 $      5,391

Cheryl Green

Community Participation

 $      5,501

Jen Harrison

Music

 $      4,952

Chisao Hata

Multi-Discipline

 $      3,788

Erinn Kathyrn Hatter

Visual Arts

 $      3,228

Dana Henderson

Visual Arts

 $      2,470

Helen Hiebert

Visual Arts

 $      4,458

Tahni Holt

Dance/Movement

 $      4,165

Sarah Horowitz

Visual Arts

 $      5,110

Deborah Horrell

Visual Arts

 $      2,570

Kurtis Hough

Media Arts

 $      4,666

Laura Hughes

Visual Arts

 $      2,178

Eric Hull

Theatre

 $      4,872

Eric Hull

Arts-in-Schools

 $      1,488

Ariana Jacob

Social Practice

 $      4,657

Diane Jacobs

Visual Arts

 $      4,323

Tonya Jones

Community Participation

 $      2,912

Kathy Karbo

Theatre

 $      6,000

Andre Knaebel

Visual Arts

 $      4,970

Theresa Koon

Music

 $      5,998

Horatio Hung-Yan Law

Visual Arts

 $      6,000

Andrea Leoncavallo

Visual Arts

 $      4,618

Alain LeTourneau

Media Arts

 $      4,449

Monica MacKenzie**

Visual Arts

 $      4,395

Teresa Mathern

Dance/Movement

 $      6,000

Allen Mathews

Music

 $      5,067

Mack McFarland

Visual Arts

 $      3,889

Jim McGinn

Dance/Movement

 $      4,500

Anita Menon**

Dance/Movement

 $      5,100

Mike Midlo

Music

 $      4,134

Catherine J. H. Miller

Literature

 $      4,800

Jason Miranda**

Theatre

 $      2,838

Renee Mitchell

Arts-in-Schools

 $      5,700

Sarah Nagy

Arts-in-Schools

 $      2,761

Lyn Nance-Sasser

Visual Arts

 $      4,402

Tara Jane ONeil

Multi-Discipline

 $      4,509

Ben Parzybok

Literature

 $      4,478

Frances Payne Adler

Multi-Discipline

 $      4,516

Julie Perini

Community Participation

 $      3,655

Nick Peterson

Media Arts

 $      5,096

Paula Rebsom

Visual Arts

 $         850

Kay Reid

Community Participation

 $      4,619

Nelda Reyes**

Multi-Discipline

 $      5,400

Dmae Roberts

Media Arts

 $      5,400

Bobby Ryan

Theatre

 $      4,484

Gwenn Seemel

Visual Arts

 $      4,478

Paul Sivley*

Visual Arts

 $      5,333

Laura Faye Smith

Theatre

 $      6,000

Anne Sorce

Theatre

 $      4,058

Robert Tomlinson

Multi-Discipline

 $      6,000

Samantha Van Der Merwe

Theatre

 $      3,503

Shu-Ju Wang

Visual Arts

 $      4,598

Heather Watkins

Visual Arts

 $      5,374

Erin Yanke

Media Arts

 $      5,251

Ben Young

Visual Arts

 $      5,968