$2.2 Million Awarded to Support Schools Through the Arts

ArtCore will provide five Lane County schools with a sustainable, arts-based teaching model. Through the leadership of Springfield Public Schools, the Educational Policy Improvement Center (EPIC), Lane Arts Council and other collaborative partners, Lane County will receive $2.2 million to develop a sustainable arts integration model, ArtCore, to be implemented at five Lane County schools.  This project is funded by [...]

January 29, 2015|Uncategorized|

Preparing for Tax Season? Register for our March Workshop “Tax Tips for Artists”

As tax season rapidly approaches, you may find yourself wondering how to file taxes for your arts business. Are you a self-employed artist? Do you want to claim your home as an office space? Do you travel to trade shows for work and want to file it as an expense on your taxes? This workshop will teach you what financial [...]

January 27, 2015|Uncategorized|

Save the Date: Mother’s Day Color Dash to Benefit Lane Arts Council

Put on your running shoes and get ready to run for the arts. We’re thrilled to announce Lane Arts Council is one of the beneficiaries of the Eugene Rotary’s upcoming Mother’s Day Color Dash 5K. The Color Dash is the most colorful 5K of all runs and participants are "splashed" with color as they make their way through the course.  Sign [...]

January 27, 2015|Uncategorized|

Join Us TONIGHT for the First Friday ArtWalk

The February 6th First Friday ArtWalk is fast approaching... This ArtWalk is guest-hosted by Riley Grannan, Managing Director at the Eugene Ballet Company.   The guided tour begins at 5:30pm at The Gallery at the Watershed (321 Mill St #6), followed by stops at 6pm at OH SO JO (299 East 5th Ave), 6:30pm at MECCA (449 Willamette), 7pm at Jacobs [...]

January 27, 2015|First Friday|

Call to Artists: View Our List of Upcoming Opportunities in the Arts

PACIFIC NORTHWEST ART ANNUAL Deadline to Apply: February 6, 2015 The Erb Memorial Union (EMU) at the University of Oregon established an art acquisition program to purchase works for the EMU's permanent art collection, in various media created by Pacific Northwest artists. Established and emerging artists are encouraged to apply. Read More   WANTED: THE FACE OF WILLIAM ROSE Deadline to [...]

January 28, 2015|Uncategorized|

Jump Into the Arts in 2015! Read the Latest Arts News Today

Jump into the arts in 2015! View Lane Arts Council's January E-Newsletter and learn about the latest Call to Artists, Grant Opportunities in the arts, and Upcoming Workshops. Also, stay up to date on Community Arts & Arts Education news in our area, First Friday ArtWalk details and more! http://conta.cc/14aVPYW

January 6, 2015|Uncategorized|

Arts Apprenticeship Program is a Huge Success!

Lane Arts Council connects Hamlin Middle School eighth graders with local professional artists through our Arts Apprenticeship Program. As the first term of the program comes to an end, students' showcased their ceramic creations, watercolor paintings, websites, and video production, created with the guidance of their mentors. The end results were impressive, but the best results were the students and [...]

January 6, 2015|Uncategorized|

Check Out This Free Webinar for Finding the Perfect Donor Database.

Finding The Perfect Donor Database Date: Thursday, January 22, 2015 Time: 09:30 AM - 11:00 AM Location: Pacific Continental Bank 1450 High Street Eugene, OR Description: This free webinar will cover the basic concepts for making an informed decision about donor systems. Topics include: What to expect from a database, when to consider a change, and how to make the decision. [...]

January 6, 2015|Uncategorized|