A conversation with
Adam Davis, Executive Director
What is Oregon Humanities’ mission?
We’re in the business of building civic infrastructure – not roads and buildings but habits and practices of listening, thinking, and talking with one another. Our vision is an Oregon that invites diverse perspectives, explores challenging questions, and strives for just communities.
In the third and final round of 2014 Career Opportunity Grants, the Oregon Arts Commission and The Ford Family Foundation have awarded $41, 900 to 18 artists for career development projects.
Michael Dalton, a retired Oregon State University professor who lives in Corvallis and Newport, and Lawrence Fong, an independent curator and writer from Portland, have been appointed to the Oregon Arts Commission by Gov. John Kitzhaber.