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December Cultural Roundup

/// December 2017 ///

Merry, merry, merry cultural organizing! Check out these opportunities to celebrate the creativity of artists and cultural workers of color this season.


  • Friday, 12/1 – Saturday, 12/2: We the Dreamers – Join Portland community members in an art show to defend […]
By | 2017-12-12T19:59:40+00:00 December 1st, 2017|Arts & Culture, Featured, News & Events, Opportunities|

November 2017 Cultural Work Roundup

Fill your fall with arts and culture supporting social justice and artists of color!


  • Wednesday, 11/1: HaveYourSei Video Premiere – PIAAA and the MCC are premiering a video for the #HaveYourSei campaign. The video highlights the commitment of three different higher education institutions to climate change. We put […]
By | 2017-11-02T19:44:38+00:00 October 28th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Featured, News & Events, Opportunities|

Announcing 2017-2018 Creative Placemaking Project Grants!

APANO and the Division Midway Alliance (DMA) are pleased to announce expanded creative placemaking grant opportunities for 2017-2018! Grants totaling $25,000 are available for the Jade-Midway Placemaking Projects and grants totaling $10,000 are available for the Division Street Bridge Reclamation Projects.

Over the past three years, APANO and DMA have awarded $84,500 for 23 placemaking projects in the Jade (82nd […]

By | 2017-10-12T18:58:42+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Featured, Jade District, News & Events, Opportunities|

October Cultural Work Roundup

MicCheck! Is almost over, and fall is officially here! Cozy up with a sweater, hot beverage, and of course, some arts and culture to keep you warm.

/// October 2017 ///


By | 2017-10-02T06:44:26+00:00 September 29th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Featured, News & Events|

EPALF: A Funny Acronym for a Serious Festival

by Candace Kita
Cultural Work & Development Coordinator

What would it look like to dedicate a day to our stories of moving, migrating, longing, and belonging? Amid these times of endless change, APANO’s first-ever East Portland Arts & Literary Festival — a full day creative festival on Saturday, September 23 […]

By | 2017-09-14T20:40:49+00:00 September 9th, 2017|Arts & Culture, Featured, News & Events|