The QUEERPALF Marketplace is an online “pop-up” featuring work by local BIPOC artists. In a white-centric city like Portland not enough BIPOC artists are featured in our local bookstores, boutiques, and galleries. This online space is for you to shop from these talented folks and ensure all of the money goes directly to them! Hover over each artist's image to learn more about their work and where you can find them!
In partnership with Multnomah County, APANO is managing and distributing small business relief grants. Grants are federal aid dollars from the CARES Act Coronavirus Fund.
About the grants
Grants are intended to support small businesses in Multnomah County who have experienced losses in business revenue related to COVID-19, including temporary closures, reduced capacity, reduced hours, reduced staff, […]
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Here’s your monthly dose of BIPOC makers, radical thinkers, and resources featuring recommendations by Cultural Work Coordinator, Roshani Thakore and Communications Coordinator, Lani Felicitas. If you would like to include an item to a future Cultural Work Roundup, email Roshani at email@example.com by the 20th of that month.
Through a partnership with National CAPACD and Niantic Labs, APANO is able to assist with offering AAPI-owned small businesses in Oregon the opportunity to have their business featured within the Pokémon GO game as a sponsored location for free for 1 year (a $730 value)! Pokemon Go is a location […]
East Portland Arts & Literary Festival 2021
Four Fridays: October 22 and 29, November 5 and 12
Free and online
Since January of this year, APANO’s Arts & Media Project (AMP), a collective of artists, designers, writers, sculptors, ceramicists, and more that identify as Asian or […]