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Oregon Arts Commission News

Strategic planning update:

Town meetings conclude, draft plan in progress


When the last idea was discussed on Dec. 12 in Eugene, Brian Rogers and staff had concluded 14 town meetings on a statewide tour to guide the future of the Oregon Arts Commission. They traveled more than 2,000 miles and heard from more than 500 people – including artists, arts administrators, legislators, mayors, teachers, advocates, supporters, business owners and parents. Commissioners also attended the meetings.


A small group brainstorms ideas during the Dec. 4 town meeting in Portland. All groups addressed the same question: How can we find new ways to expand the resources available to artists and cultural institutions? “We had great turnouts and people really participated in the discussion,” says Rogers. “They took the time to share their ideas, now we need to compile them and develop a plan that reflects common themes and how

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News from the Oregon Arts Commission, August 12, 2011

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Fall grant application deadlines approaching: new online application process; Call for Artist Qualifications for 1% Project at Oregon Institute of Technology; Institute of Technology: Village for Sustainable Living – National and international artists are invited to submit qualifications; Oregon Arts Summit 2011: The Currency of Connection – further details; Oregon Days of Culture 2011: Bigger and Better – Photo contest and chance to win $1000! Read on…

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News from the Oregon Arts Commission

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IN THIS UPDATE: Oregon Arts Commission Announces Over $1.1 million in FY12 grants; New Arts Build Communities and Arts Learning Monographs Released; Career Opportunity Grants to Artists Announced, Next Deadline: August 16, 2011; NEA Announces Big Read sites: Two in Oregon; Arts Recognition Grants, Next Deadline: September 14, 2011; Save the Date: October 5, 2011 – Arts Summit

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