Advisory Council Positions Available at CCAA

Are you looking to get more involved in your local arts and culture community? The Advisory Council's goal is to support and promote access to art and culture in every community across Clackamas County.

Call to 2D and 3D Artists!

Individual artists and artists groups who live or work in Clackamas County are invited to apply to AEP. Experienced and emerging artists are invited to apply. No entry fee or commission taken from sales!

Wild & Scenic Film Festival Art Exhibit

This is the second year that we have curated a special companion art exhibit for the Wild & Scenic Film Festival.  The film festival celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Wild & Scenic Rivers Act.

Cultural Coalition Grant Recipient Feature: Wilsonville Festival of Arts

Wilsonville Festival of Arts is this month’s featured Cultural Coalition grant recipient. In its 20th year, the festival was held Saturday, June 1 and Sunday, June 2. WFA used Clackamas County Cultural Coalition funds to support artist commissions of interactive, multi-sensory art installations and interactive arts programs.

Cultural Coalition Grant Recipient Feature: Philip Foster Farm Historic Site

The Cider Squeeze is an annual event where families are welcome to squeeze their own cider, along with enjoying live music, folk dancing, kids games, tours of the historical houses, and much more. Their Project Grant supported two local music groups and a square dance group who performed throughout the day.

Arts Alliance selected for a Super Heart Hero Award!

Clackamas County Health, Housing and Human Services and the Behavioral Health Division awarded the Arts Alliance the Super Heart Hero Award for the Ask the Question Project, our collaborative suicide awareness project.

Inter/View Project Student Gallery

Students at Baker Prairie Middle School in Canby participated in the Inter/View Project where they explored what it's like to take a portrait beyond the popular selfie.

Call for submissions for Poets and Artists Calendar

Call for submissions for a calendar to feature Clackamas County poets and artists! Twelve writers and 12 artists will be selected for the first annual calendar produced by the Clackamas County Arts Alliance.

Youth Arts for Change Inter/View Project Kicks Off

The Inter/View Project after school photography class at Baker Prairie Middle School in Canby is focused on making black and white portraits and images that are representative of each youth that go beyond the popular selfie.

Cultural Coalition Grant Recipient Feature: Youth Music Project

This month, we are happy to feature Clackamas County Cultural Coalition Project Grant recipient Youth Music Project. The award was used to support the cost of their Tuition Assistance Program which ensures that no child willing to participate in music education will be turned away for financial reasons.

Introducing our Newest AEP Gallery

We are proud to announce our newest gallery at Lake Oswego Adult Community Center! Lake Oswego ACC joins 17 other exhibit spaces in 11 public gallery venues in Clackamas County displaying original artwork by local artists. Other venues include county buildings, libraries, hospitals and health centers.

Special Announcement!

To mark 25 years of keeping arts and culture central to life in Clackamas County, we are announcing our new donor program!

Clackamas County Cultural Guide

The Clackamas County Arts Alliance and the Pamplin Media Group have partnered to create a unique opportunity in which Pamplin Media Group will produce and distribute a quarterly arts, cultural heritage and tourism guide for Clackamas County. Read the current... Read More »

It’s What We Do!

We are grateful to be a part of this vibrant community. The Alliance is a nonprofit working to support, develop and promote access to all the arts in every county community.

AEP Galleries Wanted

Be a part of supporting regional artists and enriching the community by becoming an AEP gallery!