Traditional Arts Recovery awards announced; 15 traditional artists to receive awards of $5,000 for the creation of new works in partnership with Oregon Folklife Network

Salem, Oregon – Fifteen Oregon traditional artists will each receive $5,000 awards for the creation of new works through the Traditional Arts Recovery Program, a partnership between the Oregon Arts Commission and the Oregon Folklife Network. The program was made possible by National Endowment for the Arts American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds. The Traditional Arts Recovery Program, administered by the Oregon Folklife Network, supports traditional artists who use a range of art forms to represent and express Oregon’s diverse ethnic, sacred, occupational, Native American, tribal and regional cultural arts.

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