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We exist in a future where Clackamas County is full of diverse, vibrant arts and culture which is accessible to and reflects every distinct community, touching each resident wherever they are… from mountain hamlets to riverside villages, from suburban cities to rural farms. Read our vision »

Highlights

Jul 24, 2021 to Jul 24, 2021

Highlights features carefully curated works from the City of Lake Oswego’s Permanent Art Collection. The entire collection includes about 240 works by local and Northwest regional artists, built up over nearly four decades by selection committees, an Art Commission (now the Public Art Committee), and the Arts Council of Lake Oswego.

Clackamas Repertory Theater: Popcorn Falls

Jul 24, 2021 to Jul 24, 2021

Summer Sounds

Jul 24, 2021 to Jul 24, 2021

Highlights

Jul 25, 2021 to Jul 25, 2021

Highlights features carefully curated works from the City of Lake Oswego’s Permanent Art Collection. The entire collection includes about 240 works by local and Northwest regional artists, built up over nearly four decades by selection committees, an Art Commission (now the Public Art Committee), and the Arts Council of Lake Oswego.

Origami Mushroom – Yuki Martin

In this video, the instructor shows you how to fold a mushroom, reminiscent of the Pacific Northwest's wet season.

Japanese Instruments “Wagakki” – Yumi Torimaru

With this particular video, Yumi will introduce three Japanese music instruments: Taiko Drums, Shinobue (bamboo flute), and Tsugaru Shamisen (Japanese lute).

Creating Strong Characters for Stage – Courtney Rainwater

Creating Strong Characters is a short class on how to develop on stage personas utilizing voice, body, and movement.

Painting Basics: Color Mixing – Julie Barrett

This class will cover basic color theory. Acrylic paints and a pallete knife are used to blend primary and secondary colors. An activity will be introduced to enhance color blending skills.

Call to Artists: Clackamas Town Center

Deadline:

Clackamas Town Center is offering artists the opportunity to display their art in the Center!

Creative Spirits Gallery: Outdoor Art Jams AUGUST

Deadline: 08/28/2021

Creative Spirits Gallery at West Linn Lutheran Church is once again hosting a monthly outdoor event called Art Jam, which is open to all community members. It's the fourth Saturday of the month, June through September. It's outdoors, it's free, it's non-religious, it's fun and informal.

City of Lake Oswego 2021 Photo Contest

Deadline: 09/07/2021

Amateur and professional photographers are invited to enter their best images in the 13th Annual “City of Lake Oswego Photo Contest.” This contest allows people the chance to see the city through your unique lens.

Call to Artists: 2022 Artists Exhibit Program

Deadline: 09/10/2021

The Clackamas County Arts Alliance is pleased to announce the 2022 AEP CALL TO ARTISTS is now open. Artists living or working in Clackamas County can apply.

Call to Artists: 2022 Artists Exhibit Program

The Clackamas County Arts Alliance is pleased to announce the 2022 AEP CALL TO ARTISTS is now open. Artists living or working in Clackamas County can apply.

Press Release: Wilsonville Summer Performance Series

WACC is pleased to announce the Wilsonville Summer Performance Series! This is both a virtual series to be aired during the month of Au-gust 2021, and an opportunity for people to experience live perfor-mances on Friday and Saturday, July 16 & 17 as members of our live studio audiences present for the filming & recording of our acts for the virtual program.

Oregon Legislature Approves Millions in Arts & Culture Funding

The Cultural Advocacy Coalition announces that Oregon policymakers approved $50 million in funds to support cultural and community venues and nonprofits, plus $9.1 million in capital construction projects that further Oregon’s cultural growth.

Clackamas Repertory Theater Returns with “Popcorn Falls”!

Clackamas Repertory Theatre returns for its 17th season with Popcorn Falls, a two-man farce by James Hindman. Performances will take place outdoors at the John Hakanson Amphitheatre on the Clackamas Community College (CCC) campus, Thurs. through Sun., July 15 – August 15. General admission tickets are $30 and may be purchased at www.ClackamasRep.org or by calling 503-594-6047.


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The Arts Alliance has filled an essential need in Clackamas County since 1994. No other organization provides services countywide to artists, writers, performers and cultural organizations … but we couldn’t have done it without your help. Nearly 40 percent of our operating income comes from donors just like you! Learn more ›

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