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Leland Iron Works Artist Residency Opportunity

Leland Iron Works Artist-in-Residency Program

Leland Iron Works Artist Residency located in Oregon City, OR. The residency is run in collaboration with the Pacific Northwest College of Art on the property, home, and studio of sculptor, Lee Kelly. We have mainly had residents local to Portland apply and we are hoping to branch out and get applicants outside of our area. There are 5 funded ($2500 stipend) month long residencies for mid-career and established artists and 4 free month long residencies for emerging artists. View the call for artists and application here. More details: The Residency at Leland Iron Works 2019

Located just east of Oregon City, Leland Iron Works is the home and studio of sculptor Lee Kelly and his family. For years, Leland Iron Works has been home to artists, activists, musicians, writers, climbers, architects, poets, and dancers. The residency at Leland Iron Works is an expansion of that legacy. With a generous

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“Khuyana” Artist in Residency program in Peruvian Amazon

“Khuyana” AiR program in Peruvian Amazon for 2018.

The residency program “Khuyana” welcomes visual artists, architects, photographers, and other disciplines—national and international—for the period of one month to three months. We encourage residents to develop research and production projects related to the Peruvian Amazon, the community of Cuyana – Iquitos and Amazon ancient cultures (Quichua and Kukama Kukamiria).

The community of Cuyana has its origin in the migration of the Andean Quechua ethnic group to the Peruvian jungle, now known as “Quichua.” The main activities of Cuyana inhabitants are the land and raising livestock. In nearby Kukama Kukamiria, we find a community whose main activity is crafts. There is a tradition in the production of ceramics and balsa wood carving decorated with traditional motifs, vegetable fiber fabrics and other products that represent the cultural wealth held by the Community. Most of the population is still preserving their Amazonian ancient

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Call for Oregon Artists: October 1 Deadline

Call to Oregon artists – October 1 deadline! The Ucross Foundation, in partnership with the Ford Foundation, extends its invitation to you to apply for a 4 week residency in Wyoming with a stipend. [gview file=""]

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THE UCROSS FOUNDATION RESIDENCY PROGRAM, in partnership with The Ford Family Foundation, is currently accepting applications from mid-career Oregon visual artists for residencies of 4 weeks in 2015. Deadline extended to October 15 , link to application in the post!


The Print Studio’s Spring Session Resident Artist

We are pleased to announce, Kay Hagen is our Print Studio artist-in-residence for the spring session. A licensed clinical social worker, Kay uses art in her practice, which helps individuals with disabilities. She discovered printmaking four years ago and fell in love with the process. She learns from her printmaking experiences and works to make […]

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The Artist’s Voice, Jan-Feb 2013 Issue

Ashland Art Center’s bi-monthly newsletter, The Artist’s Voice is hot off the press!  Click here to download a pdf and read about the Art Center’s accomplishments in 2012, new Board Members and much more.

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New Print Lab Monitor and Resident Artist Positions Awarded!

We are so pleased to welcome Tiffany Hokanson and Heather Graham to the Art Center community!  Tiffany was awarded the Print Lab Resident Artist position and Heather Graham the Print Lab Monitor.  They were chosen out of a pool of applicants based on their printmaking experience and skills.  They will both put in a minimum […]

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New Artist Opportunities from CaFE™ Calls to Artists

Check out these updated and new calls to artists in a huge range of media, genre and other specialties, including fashion photography, sculpture, art by women, public/installation art, nude figures, outdoor photography, and artist residency in Mexico, and much more! List has been edited to reflect only those opportunities for which Oregon artists will be eligible.

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Call for Artists from

This list of artist calls also has something for everyone. From photography portraits to small art to a variety of specialized themes, many of these are open to all artists. We hope you’ll find an exciting exhibition in which to enter your work! Let us know how it goes for you if you do! Also, don’t miss the 8 month artist residency in Cyprus!

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