Now Hiring Teaching Artists

Lane Arts Council is now seeking teaching artists for the 2018-2019 academic year. Professional visual, craft and performance artists work with students and teachers to create extended educational arts activities, teach new skills, develop creative thinking and offer career insight.

In this round of recruitment, we are prioritizing artists from highly requested art forms and art forms not currently represented […]

December 17, 2018|Organization News|

2019 Cultural Opportunity Grant Recipients Announced

The Lane County Cultural Coalition (LCCC) is happy to announce the awardees of the 2019 Cultural Opportunity Grants. These grants provide county recognition and support to significant cultural programs and projects, preserving and enhancing Lane County’s diverse arts, heritage, and humanities efforts.

Cultural Opportunity Grants are available to for-profit, nonprofit organizations, and individuals to support access, awareness, and education for […]

December 12, 2018|Grants|

Holiday Studio Sales

Check out the following art and studio sale events happening in our community this month. Whether purchasing art for yourself or looking for the perfect holiday gift, these are some great spots to support local artists and enjoy the season!

 

STiLE Jewelry & Art Card Sale
​Friday December 14, 5-8PM 
Cascade Spiritual Life Center – 741 Main St suite A Springfield

Artists participating in the […]

December 3, 2018|Uncategorized, Events|

Double Your Love for the Arts

Did you know that when you donate to arts and culture in Oregon you can double your impact for FREE? Oregonians have a unique opportunity to fund cultural activities in the state and to double their impact for free with the Cultural Tax Credit. Make sure to claim yours.

It takes three simple steps:

If you donate to any of the cultural […]

November 16, 2018|Uncategorized|

Product Design Apprenticeship Applications Due Dec 16th

Applications for our Product Design Apprenticeships are available for winter term. Apply by December 16th!

The Product of Eugene program offers Lane County middle and high school students apprenticeship opportunities focused on graphic, digital, and physical design. Students pair with an instructor or alumni of the UO Department of Product Design, utilizing technology available at the 942 Olive building in downtown Eugene. This […]

December 7, 2018|Uncategorized|

Dec 12th Teaching Workshop

Creating an Engaging Classroom with a Game Design Mindset
Wednesday, December 12th, 4:00-6:00 PM
Lane ESD, 1200 State Hwy 99 N, Eugene

Games have always been a part of how humans learn and hone their skills. All successful games, from Duck-Duck Goose to Call of Duty, have embedded within them the core principles of Game Design. In this training led by […]

November 21, 2018|Uncategorized|

Dec 7th First Friday ArtWalk

The weather is cooler and wetter in December, but the First Friday ArtWalk provides an opportunity to join friends and warm up to music, art, food and drinks in downtown Eugene. December is a great month to find unique holiday gifts by local artists and stay downtown for a show or performance. The First Friday ArtWalk is from 5:30-8:00pm and […]

Fiesta Cultural Continues Sept-Dec

Fiesta Cultural is Lane County’s largest annual celebration of Latinx arts and culture, featuring over thirty events happening throughout Lane County September through December. An initiative led by Lane Arts Council, Fiesta Cultural creates opportunities for inclusion through the arts, and engages the community in welcoming multicultural programs and events that highlight the rich diversity of Latinx arts, culture […]

September 4, 2018|First Friday, Events|

November 2nd First Friday ArtWalk

Lane Arts Council’s November 2nd First Friday ArtWalk is guest-hosted by Erika Rauer, Executive Director of the Eugene Opera.  The First Friday ArtWalk guided tour begins at 5:30pm at Karin Clarke Gallery (760 Willamette St).  Learn about the full tour and other venues that will be open during the ArtWalk here.  Special thanks to our ArtWalk Sponsor Banner Bank!
ArtWalk Highlight:

Kick Out the […]

October 8, 2018|First Friday, Events|

Creative Link Teaching Artist Position

Lane Arts Council has an opening for a contracted teaching artist as part of our new Creative Link arts integration program.

Creative Link Teaching Artist

The Creative Link is an evolving model for arts-based school enhancement that unites community-based teaching artists with middle and elementary school educators to generate creative, challenging and sustainable learning opportunities for historically marginalized students. Teaching artists […]

October 17, 2018|Uncategorized|