Apprenticeship Applications Now Open

Applications for our Design Arts Apprenticeships are now available for the Winter 2019 term. Apply by December 6th, 2019!

Lane Arts Council’s Design Arts Apprenticeships offers Lane County middle and high school students apprenticeship opportunities focused on many forms of design: graphic, digital, fashion, and product design. Students pair with a professional designer (often a UO instructor or alumni), utilizing technology available […]

November 12, 2019|Arts Education|

New Teaching Artists on the Roster

Lane Arts Council’s arts education programs continue to grow, with more schools than ever requesting professional artists to bring exciting arts curriculum to the classroom. With the start of the school year we have added several artists to our teaching artist roster. Check out their brilliant programs, heading to Lane County’s classrooms now!

Bayne Gardner will offer “Bold & Bright Mural Making,” helping students brainstorm […]

October 25, 2019|Arts Education|

Holiday Art Markets

Check out the following art and studio sale events happening in our community this holiday season! Whether purchasing art for yourself or looking for the perfect gift, these are some great spots to support local artists, enjoy original art, and celebrate the season. We will continue adding events throughout the fall and winter, so check back regularly for more!

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ARTful Delights Holiday Show
November 23rd & […]

October 30, 2019|Events|

Bring an Artist to Your School

This year is set to be one of our busiest yet for in-school artist residencies, with dozens of schools submitting artist residency requests within the first two weeks of school! During an in-school artist residency, professional visual and performing artists bring unique educational arts programming to your school, working with each classroom for 4 or more sessions. Students learn new […]

October 1, 2019|Arts Education|

We’re Hiring: Finance Coordinator/Program Coordinator

Lane Arts Council is now accepting applications for a part-time Finance Coordinator position as well as a full-time Program Coordinator position.

The Program Coordinator will support the implementation of our arts education programs and our artist and arts organization support programs, as well as perform general administrative and office operations.

The Finance Coordinator will oversee all of Lane Arts Council’s financial transactions and […]

October 1, 2019|Organization News|

Graphic Designer Needed!

Lane Arts Council is seeking a part-time contracted graphic designer to provide design services for materials, programs, and events. Materials may include templates, signage, posters, postcards, stickers, invitations, booklets/brochures, reports, campaign graphics, proposals, and special projects.

This designer would work collaboratively with the Lane Arts Council and complete design projects from concept through final design on deadline.

Proficiency in graphic design […]

November 5, 2019|Organization News|

November 1st First Friday ArtWalk

Lane Arts Council’s November 1st First Friday ArtWalk is guest-hosted by Toni Pimble, Artistic Director of Eugene Ballet. Toni co-founded the Eugene Ballet Company in 1978 with Riley Grannan.  She has choreographed over 60 works for the Eugene Ballet, many of those productions involving collaborations with composers, literary and visual artists and local arts organizations including Eugene Concert Choir, Eugene […]

October 21, 2019|First Friday, Events|

Oct 7th Workshop: Navigating the Public Art Process

Monday, October 7th, 3:30-5:30pm
942 Olive St building, classroom

Presenter: Kate Ali, Public Art Manager, City of Eugene Cultural Services Division

As a professional artist trying to break into the field of art in public places, applying to public art projects can feel intimidating and overwhelming. This workshop will demystify the application process through the lens of a percent for art project […]

September 18, 2019|Uncategorized|

Lane County Cultural Coalition Grants Available

The Lane County Cultural Coalition’s Cultural Opportunity Grant application is now available!  If you or your organization is planning a project for 2020 in the area of arts, heritage, or the humanities, you are encouraged to apply by Tuesday, October 15th at 5pm.  Cultural Opportunity Grants are funded through the Oregon Cultural Trust and administered by the Lane County Cultural Coalition. Learn more

June 25, 2019|Grants|

Celebrate Arts in Education Week

The arts are an essential element of a well-rounded educational experience, and teach valuable skills like self-awareness, empathy, public speaking, confidence, and media literacy. A proclamation for Arts in Education Week, to be celebrated September 8th through 14th, has been signed and certified by Governor Kate Brown.

Lane Arts Council collaborated with Young Audiences of Oregon and SW Washington, The Arts Center Corvallis, Latino […]

September 9, 2019|Uncategorized|