IMG_1635Professional visual, fine, craft and performing artists work with students and teachers to create extended educational arts activities, teach new skills, develop creative thinking, and offer career insights. Quality arts instruction provides young people with authentic learning experiences that engage minds, hearts, and bodies.

One week of artist residency provides four learning sessions per day, over five days (20 hours). A typical artist residency is two weeks (40 hours).

Lane Arts Council provides arts integration for classroom curriculum based on Common Core and State Art Standards.

For more information about our current residency programs download the flyer.

Lane Arts Council has launched Gigabit Artist Residencies! Find out more here.

Lane Arts Council is currently hiring for visual teaching artists! Head over to our Employment Page to learn more and apply.

Explore ways in which the arts can support your classroom instruction by contacting Eric Braman, Arts Education Program Coordinator at

2017-2018 Arts Education Teaching Artist Roster:

Visual and Craft Arts Residencies

Performing Arts Residencies

Visit the Directory of Arts Education Artists to read more, or request an artist here.