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2016 Oregon Arts Summit to address “Arts in Action”

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2016 Oregon Arts Summit to address “Arts in Action” “Arts in Action,” art as a medium for addressing problems and strengthening communities, is the theme for the 2016 Oregon Arts Summit, scheduled for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 7, at the LaSells Stewart Center in Corvallis. Featured 2016 Oregon Arts Summit speakers include keynote Tim Carpenter of EngAGE, educator and artist Walidah Imarisha, “Last Supper” artist Julie Green and artist MOsley WOtta.

In addition, Oregon arts leaders will present “Insight Talks” about their experiences effecting positive change through the arts: Terry Inokuma and Nick Rivard of Samaritan Health Services; Bruce Burris of OUTPOST1000/ArtWorks; Liora Sponko from Lane Arts Council; Cheryl Snow of the Clackamas County Arts Alliance; Chrystal Figueroa and Stephen Marc Beaudoin from PHAME; and Seth Truby of BRAVO Youth Orchestras. Each will host round table discussions following their talks.

Walidah Imarisha The 2016 Oregon

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Keynote Speaker Announced for Oregon Arts Summit

Keynote Speaker announced for Oregon Arts Summit in Ashland, Oregon in October 2015

The Oregon Arts Commission shares important fall news for the Oregon arts community. Read the article for more on: Keynote Speaker Announced for Oregon Arts Summit Arts Commission long-range plan coming soon Grant news: 21 artists receive Career Opportunity Grants New grant to support small arts organizations! Arts Build Communities grant deadline approaches Macy named Warm Springs executive Bawa’s work featured in White Box exhibition Student artists wanted for Art of Excellence Reminder: Fall grant deadlines

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