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 »

Write with Lake Oswego Library’s Third Tuesday Authors


Lake Oswego Library presents Write With Us! Lake Oswego Library’s Third Tuesday Author Series authors share writing prompts, reading recommendations,... Read More »

Clackamas County Announces Safe Routes to School Poster Contest

Deadline: 06/01/2020

Calling all K-8 kids! You’re invited to submit artwork showing how fun it is to walk, bike and roll around! It is also good for you and good for the planet.

Office of Arts & Culture – City of Seattle

Deadline: 06/24/2020

The Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS) is offering a professional development and mentorship program for visual artists who are... Read More »

Open Call for Art: “Art About Agriculture – Annual Competition & Touring Exhibit”

Deadline: 06/27/2020

Oregon State University College of Agricultural Sciences presents Art About Agriculture – Annual Competition & Touring Exhibit Tension/Harmony – Open... Read More »

AEP Coordinator, Sue Allen, Featured in Mt. Hood Artists Series Video

Recently, Sue and her art were featured as part of a new video series on Mt. Hood artists.

GivingTuesday Announces Day of Global Action for Giving and Unity in Response to COVID-19

As an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19, GivingTuesday announced #GivingTuesdayNow, a global day of giving and unity, set to take place on May 5.

Courtney Reports: Clackamas ESD – Student Art Show

Our YAC Program Coordinator Courtney Rainwater was able to view the beautiful pieces of art on display at the Clackamas Education Service District from students all around the county, including students who have participated in Youth Arts for Change classes.

Wy’East Artisans Guild presents “What I’ve Read”

In this time of social distancing, virtually enjoy AEP Artist Group Wy'East Artisans Guild's latest exhibit "What I've Read."


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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