Community Arts Grant due 5/11 | Artist Grant due 5/18

Lane Arts Council is excited to announce two grants for Eugene arts and culture, now open for application! These grant programs are administered by Lane Arts Council, and funded by City of Eugene Cultural Services, Banner Bank, and individual donors. MEPAA received Community Arts Grant funding in 2019 for the Grrrlz Rock Festival. Community Arts Project Grant Application deadline: [...]

2020 Eugene Workshops for Artists – Now Virtual!

Professional Practice is Lane Arts Council’s new professional development program for artists and creatives. Participants  learn together through an ongoing four month series of workshops paired with group discussions. Workshops feature presentations from local experts, individual and group work, and assignments to be completed following the workshop. Participants then come back together two weeks after the workshop for group discussion with an artist facilitator and to debrief completed [...]

March 31, 2020|Workshops, Organization News|

3/11 Info Session: Community Arts Grant and Artist Grant

MEPAA received Community Arts Grant funding in 2019 for the Grrrlz Rock Festival. Attend this free informational session to ask questions and learn specifics about two grants and their application process: our Community Arts Grant project grant (3:30-5pm) and our new Artist Grant (5:30-7pm). Community Arts Project Grant Info Session Wednesday, March 11, 3:30-5:00pm Maude Kerns Art Center [...]

Florence Workshops for Artists

Lane Arts Council and Florence Regional Arts Alliance present the first series of artist professional development workshops in Florence! Lane Arts Council regularly hosts professional development workshops and panel discussions that support artists, arts professionals, and arts organizations to strengthen their capacity and realize their vision. Register here   Unleash Your Creative Potential: Transforming Fear into Action Tuesday, January 21st, 10am-12pm Presenter: Liora Sponko, Executive Director, [...]

December 26, 2019|Workshops|

12/11 Workshop: Cultivating Sponsors & Community Partners

Wednesday, December 11th, 4-6pm LCC Mary Spilde Downtown Center, Room 112 Registration: $20 Panelists: Jodi Sommers (Essex General Construction), Elena Fracchia (Columbia Bank), Mija Andrade, (Oregon Supported Living Program). Facilitated by Liora Sponko (Lane Arts Council). Success in cultivating sponsors and building strong partnerships requires learning a new vocabulary and approach to development. This panel workshop will explore ideas of cause-based [...]

November 18, 2019|Workshops|

May 15th All About Artist Residencies

Lane Arts Council is hosting a panel discussion about artist residencies on Tuesday, May 15th. Join a panel of experienced artists and residency program managers to find out how a residency might benefit you and your work, what to consider when applying, and how to submit a strong application. We’ll talk about expectations, preparation, productivity, and answer all your questions [...]

May 8, 2018|Workshops, Events|

Feb 15th Conversation with Funders & Partners

CONVERSATION WITH FUNDERS & PARTNERS Thursday, February 15th, 4-6:30pm Phoenix Inn, 850 Franklin Blvd, Eugene The Oregon Cultural Trust hosts their annual Conversation with Funders and Partners event, a free opportunity for community members and cultural organizations to learn more about the grant and funding opportunities available. Representatives from organizations such as Oregon Arts Commission, Oregon Cultural Trust, Oregon Humanities,Oregon Heritage Commission, [...]

January 26, 2018|Workshops, Grants|

June 2nd – Venue Booking and Contracts

Friday, June 2nd, 2017 | 1:00 - 2:30 PM Community Center for the Performing Arts/WOW Hall REGISTER HERE Building a presence and navigating the process of getting into a venue can seem daunting. This workshop will prepare you to think proactively about networking and visibility, negotiating contracts, and securing performances at venues of all sizes. It will guide you through [...]

May 9, 2017|Workshops|

Spring Workshops for Performing Artists

Lane Arts Council is excited to announce our 2017 Spring Workshops for Performing Artists! Presented in partnership with the City of Eugene Cultural Services Division, UO School of Music and Dance, and Community Center for the Performing Arts/WOW Hall. A special thank you to our Title Sponsor Pacific Continental Bank. Held at the Community Center for the Performing Arts/WOW Hall. Sign up for an [...]

April 20, 2017|Workshops|

Social Media Workshop Announced for Artists and Arts Organizations

Lane Arts Council is proud to announce "How to Tell Your Story with Social Media," a social media workshop designed for artists and arts organizations on Wednesday, August 27th at the Hult Center Studio.  Debbie Williamson Smith, Communications Manager at the UO Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art will be presenting the workshop.  For more details check out our Workshop Page! "How to [...]

July 30, 2014|Workshops|