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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|

2/26 Conversation with Funders and Partners

Wednesday, February 26th, 11:45am-2:30 pm Eugene Public Library (100 W 10th Ave), Bascom-Tykeson Room Grant-makers offering more than $5 million in funding for the coming year participate in the Oregon Cultural Trust's 2020 "Conversations with Funders and Partners," an informal information session that enables grant seekers to learn about funding programs available and discuss their projects and programming. Representatives from [...]

January 28, 2020|Grants|

Arts Apprenticeship Applications Due 3/8

Design Arts Apprenticeship Apply by March 8th! Applications are now open for spring term of Lane Arts Council's Design Arts Apprenticeship Program! Spring term will run April 13th through June 21st, and applications are due March 8th, 2020. The application is available in English and Spanish at http://lanearts.org/arts-apprenticeships/. Lane Arts Council's Design Arts Apprenticeship program offers Lane County middle and high [...]

February 14, 2020|Uncategorized|

Community Arts Grants Due 4/28

Grant Funding for Art Projects and Arts Organizations in Eugene Lane Arts Council accepting applications through April 28th MEPAA received funding in 2019 for the Grrrlz Rock Music & Arts Festival. Funded by the City of Eugene and Banner Bank, and administered by Lane Arts Council, the Community Arts Grant program creates opportunities for [...]

February 10, 2020|Uncategorized|

New Science & Art Collaboration

This January through March, Lane Arts Council is teaming up with the Willamette Resources & Educational Network to offer unique science-based arts programs with teaching artists Jess Graff and Linnea Lortsher. For a small additional cost per classroom, schools can add a science educator to their artist residency experience! This collaboration between the artist, scientist, and classroom will connect students with our Willamette Valley waterways [...]

November 18, 2019|Arts Education|

In Memory of Catherine Meeks

All are invited to join the family of Catherine Meeks at Maude Kerns Art Center for a special showing of her art and dedication of the Catherine Meeks Arts Education Fund. Family and friends invite you to experience Catherine’s creative spirit, share food, drink, and stories, and join in launching Lane Arts Council’s new Catherine Meeks Arts Education Fund in [...]

November 21, 2019|Events, Organization News, Giving|

2/7 First Friday ArtWalk

Lane Arts Council's First Friday ArtWalk is the free monthly celebration of the arts in Downtown Eugene. Follow the host along the guided tour to hear directly from featured artists, or create your own adventure by visiting the 20+ ArtWalk venues on your own! This month, the tour starts at the Maurie Jacobs Community Room (Hult Center) at 5:30pm and [...]

January 28, 2020|First Friday, Events|

Downtown Program Fund

Apply to Eugene's Downtown Program Fund by February 1st, 2019 for a chance to fund your event or artistic installation! The City of Eugene Cultural Services Downtown Program Fund is available for organizations or individuals who wish to produce programming in downtown Eugene's outdoor public spaces. The Downtown Program Fund aims to support a thriving downtown, encourage artistic innovation, and strengthen the [...]

December 13, 2019|Uncategorized|

January 3rd First Friday ArtWalk

Adam Grosowsky Join us for our January 3rd First Friday ArtWalk, guest-hosted by Michael Fisher, Executive Director of Maude Kerns Art Center. Take the guided tour and follow the host to hear from the featured artists, or explore the open galleries and venues from 5:30-8pm on your own. 5:30pm ANTI-AESTHETIC (245 W 8th Ave) “Under Our Moon Future Ascensions,” the [...]

December 20, 2019|First Friday, Events|

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! ❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄❄ 2nd & Blair Artists Open [...]

October 30, 2019|Events|