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Lane Arts Council Awarded NEA Grant for “Product of Eugene” Partnership with UO Department of Product Design

Lane Arts Council has been awarded a competitive Our Town grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to launch a new downtown initiative centered on product design. Utilizing apprenticeship and entrepreneurship opportunities, Product of Eugene is a project designed to support […]

August 31, 2017|Uncategorized|

Upcoming Grant Opportunities

A listing of select grant opportunities currently available in Lane County and Oregon.

Small Operating Grants
Deadline: September 15, 2017
This grant program provides “non-competitive” operating support for locally-based arts organizations with an annual operating budget of less than $150,000. Eligible applicants are arts organizations that offer ongoing, sustained, artistic programming and outreach programs in the community. Read more

Springfield Heritage Arts Grant
Deadline: […]

August 29, 2017|Uncategorized|

2017-2018 Community Arts Grant Awards Announced

Lane Arts Council announces $56,000 in grants to arts organizations and arts projects in the Eugene area. The Community Arts Grant Program is funded by the City of Eugene Cultural Services Division and administered by Lane Arts Council.

The Community Arts Grants help ensure diverse and accessible arts opportunities and experiences for Eugene artists, audiences and participants.

This year nine community […]

July 20, 2017|Uncategorized|

October 6th First Friday ArtWalk

Lane Arts Council’s October 6th First Friday ArtWalk is guest hosted by the newly “raining” Slug Queen Santa Frida Babosita!

The First Friday ArtWalk guided tour begins at 5:30pm at Vistra Framing & Gallery (411 W 4th Ave), followed by stops at 6:00pm Raven Frame Works (325 W 4th Ave), 6:30pm at The Lincoln Gallery (309 W 4th Ave), 7:00pm […]

September 6, 2017|First Friday, Events|

Memorial Concert & Fundraiser for Music in Schools

Saturday, August 26th, 5:00-9:00 (music 6:00-8:30)
Elk Horn Brewery, 686 E Broadway, Eugene, OR 97401
Crawfish boil and music by Kelly Thibodeaux and Étouffée

On August 26th, Elk Horn Brewery will host a concert and benefit event for music in schools, in memorial to Buddy Sawyer and benefiting Lane Arts Council. The evening will kick off at 5:00pm with a crawfish boil, and […]

August 11, 2017|Uncategorized|
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    Market of Choice Art Bag Supports Lane Arts Council Arts Programs

Market of Choice Art Bag Supports Lane Arts Council Arts Programs

The next time you visit Market of Choice, be sure to look for their Art Bags, which feature the work of commissioned local artists and support programs such as Lane Arts Council’s arts education programs. The newest bag in their limited-edition art bag series features artist Abbas Darabi.

Striking and smart, these 100% recyclable, nonwoven, polypropylene reusable bags support the arts […]

February 11, 2015|Uncategorized|

Mural Project at Fairfield

Students at Fairfield Elementary have been working closely with artist Steven Lopez on a permanent artwork for their school featuring the school mascot and mottos. Generously supported by Essex General Construction, the project brings Essex back to a school that they built just two years ago, but this time with paint brushes in hand. Students were heavily involved in the design and creation […]

June 9, 2017|Uncategorized|

Fiesta Cultural Kicks Off at the First Friday ArtWalk

Lane Arts Council’s Fiesta Cultural, a celebration of Latino art and culture taking place September-December, kicks off during the September 1st First Friday ArtWalk!

The fun starts at 5pm with a salsa dance lesson from Jose Cruz of Salseros Dance Company. The ArtWalk begins at 5:30pm with dance performances by Jose and Michelle Cruz from Salseros Dance Company, a fandango sneak […]

August 11, 2017|First Friday, Events|

All About Art Summer Camp for Fern Ridge Students 2017

Summer camp registration for 2017 is open for young people who live in the Fern Ridge area. Students will create works of art inspired by the Birds, Bugs and Beasts of the Fern Ridge area- this will include writing, drawing, clay, painting, and design projects. Register today for this fun and engaging program! Scholarships are available. Register Here   

Session […]

June 27, 2016|Uncategorized|
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    Eugene Walls culminates with First Friday Mural Tour on August 4th

Eugene Walls culminates with First Friday Mural Tour on August 4th

Seven murals, seven walls, seven days!

Eugene Walls, presented by the 20x21EUG Mural Project, is a week-long event featuring international artists Blek le Rat (France), Telmo Miel (Netherlands), Hyuro (Spain/Argentina), Jaz (Spain/Argentina), Dan Witz (United States), Hush (United Kingdom), and Ila Rose (Unites States).  Celebrate Eugene Walls on August 2nd to meet the artists at a reception at the Jordan […]

June 6, 2017|First Friday, Events|