Finalists named in Oregon Arts Commission/Cultural Trust Executive Director search; Public invited to meet them and share feedback Monday, June 2

Three finalists have been named in the Oregon Arts Commission/Oregon Cultural Trust executive director search; the public is invited to meet the finalists at community forums in Salem and Portland on Monday, June 2, as part of the final interview process. An online tool for gathering feedback from participants will be shared at the forums.  

19 artists from across the US come to UofO’s Lewis Integrative Science Community for Third Culture Conversations May 28–30

Artists from across the country will gather with University of Oregon scientists May 28-30 to participate in a three-day Third Culture Conversations at UofO’s Lewis Integrative Science Building (LISB). “Third Culture” references the arguments of British scientist and writer C.P. Snow, who, in a series of lectures, articles and books between 1959 and 1963, encouraged more collaboration between the sciences and humanities.

Eight visual arts institutions receive $69,342 in Art Acquisition Funds through partnership with The Ford Family Foundation

Eight Oregon arts organizations will receive $69,342 in funds from The Ford Family Foundation’s Art Acquisition Program, the Oregon Arts Commission announced today. The Art Acquisition Fund, managed by the Arts Commission, helps visual arts institutions with publicly accessible collections acquire seminal works by Oregon visual artists.


Oregon Arts Commission

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775 Summer Street NE, Ste 200
Salem, OR 97301-1280