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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|

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|

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|

Fiesta Cultural: Call to the Community

En Español
Lane Arts Council is pleased to announce the third year of Fiesta Cultural,  a celebration of Latino art, culture, and heritage taking place September through December 2017.  Fiesta Cultural is a county-wide initiative to increase opportunities for integration of Latino individuals into the broader community through the arts.

If you or your organization is planning an event or exhibition […]

May 4, 2017|Uncategorized|

Teaching Artist Showcase at Shadowfox

Lane Arts Council celebrates arts education with visual art and live performances at Shadowfox
Lane Arts Council presents a showcase of visual art and live performances by Lane Arts Council teaching artists, a special addition to the June 2nd First Friday ArtWalk. The month-long exhibition at Shadowfox (76 W Broadway) kicked off during the June ArtWalk, featuring visual art and live performances […]

May 25, 2017|Uncategorized|

Arts Education: A School Year in Review

For the 2015-2016 school year, over 9,000 students in Lane County experienced joy, creativity, and excitement through participation in the arts at their schools. Through partnerships with Lane Arts Council, they painted wildlife murals, welded dragons, coiled clay pots, cartooned monsters, danced our hearts out, and integrated painting, performing, graphic design, and studio habits of mind into math, science, […]

May 31, 2016|Uncategorized|