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Oregon Arts Commission Seeks Reboot

After a painful separation with executive Chris D'Arcy and an advisory board exodus, Oregon's arts administrative agency tries to find its next incarnation.


D'Arcy Out At Oregon Arts Commission

The head of the Oregon Arts Commission says via email she's left the organization.


Head Of Oregon Arts Commission Announces Departure

The head of the Oregon Arts Commission says she's left the organization.

Arts, Culture Boards To Discuss New Hire

Recruiting is in early stages for executive to guide two agencies.

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Report: Fewer Oregon Schools With Licensed Arts Teachers

The number of schools with licensed arts teachers fell by three percent, between 2009 and 2012. Nearly a quarter of Oregon schools lacked arts teachers, representing nearly 65,000 students.

Brian Rogers Tapped To Run Arts, Culture Agencies

Rogers, a career arts administrator from Pennsylvania, has an MFA in painting and experience consulting on several leadership changes. He says he looks forward to helping OAC and OCT move forward.

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Top Stories: Two Bulls Fire 'Human-Caused,' Portland VA Has Nation's Fifth Longest Wait

Headlines for June 10: Investigators say the Two Bulls Fire was "human-caused," Portland VA Medical Center has the nation's fifth longest wait time, a husband and wife are dead after a shooting in a Vancouver home Monday and more.

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Report: Oregon's Historic Theaters Can Be Money Makers

A new report summarizes theaters' earning potential and fiscal challenges.


Cannon Beach Council Votes To Raise Lodging Tax

The Cannon Beach City Council passed a measure Tuesday increasing a lodging tax on tourists. The measure raises the levy from 6 to 7 percent.

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Candidates For Oregon Arts And Culture Job Speak Out

Three finalists for an executive position steering arts and cultural funding were introduced to the public Monday.

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Oregon Arts Commission Meets In Ashland

Here's a quick update on this week's OAC meeting in Ashland.

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Oregon Arts Commission Chair Brian Rogers On Budget Cuts

The Oregon Arts Commission is preparing to implement a 14 percent budget reduction. We sat down with the commission's executive director, Brian Rogers, to talk about the cuts' impact on the agency.

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Oregon Arts Commission Hosts Summit In Central Oregon

The Commission has made an effort to focus on different communities throughout the state, starting this week with a regional arts summit in Bend.

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Mining Uncertainty: Laura Fritz In Focus

Installation artist Laura Fritz talks about recent work. She's a recent recipient of an Oregon Arts Commission Fellowship.

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Search For New Oregon Arts Chief Moves Forward

Resumes are being accepted for the administrative job overseeing the Oregon Arts Commission and the Oregon Cultural Trust.

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Temperature Check: Arts Leadership In Salem

Divining Kate Brown's position on arts & culture, Brian Rogers checks in from the Oregon Arts Commission, and more.

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Alyssa Macy: Art, Economics, and Indigenous Communities

Alyssa Macy, newest member of the Oregon Arts Commission, drops in to talk about her new(ish) job at the Native Arts and Cultures Foundation.

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What A New Oregon Arts Leader Will Mean

We'll talk with State of Wonder's April Baer about Brian Rogers, who was chosen this week to head the Oregon Arts Commission and the Oregon Cultural Trust.

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Beaverton Visual Arts Showcase and Sale

Presented by the Beaverton Arts Commission, the exhibition, which is free and open to the public, runs from November 3-11 at the Beaverton City Library and will include sculpture, watercolor, oil and acrylic painting, photography and mixed media.

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Discovering Beverly Cleary

Support for Oregon Art Beat's "Discovering Beverly Cleary" is provided by The Kinsman Foundation, Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird, Sharon and Keith Barnes, the Oregon Arts Commission, Ronni Lacroute and the Wyss Foundation. Additional support provided by Blaine Morley and Elizabeth Large, The Roundhouse Foundation, Jean and Ray Auel and The Jackson Foundation. Additional funders available on request. Contest rules available here.

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