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Poetry Moves launch party set for January 15

2016-12-04T23:55:22+00:00 December 4th, 2016|Community Involvement, Literary Arts, Public Art|

In mid October, Printed Matter Vancouver publishers and Poetry Moves jurors Christopher Luna and Toni Partington announced winners for Season 3 of Poetry Moves. The program is sponsored by Printed Matter Vancouver, Clark County Poet Laureate Christopher Luna, Arts of Clark County, and C-Tran. The new batch of poems will appear in all C-Tran buses [...]


2016-09-08T02:38:05+00:00 September 1st, 2016|Community Involvement, Economic Development|

Art as a vital foundation to build an economically thriving city filled with soul-enriching nourishment, enhanced livability, and connected communities Creative energy lives in all of us. It's up to us to decide to let its power fuel our inspiration, transform our moments, and spark the courage to share its gifts with others. It is [...]

Help support the arts in our community!

2016-08-18T14:55:07+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Community Involvement, Philanthropy|

Arts of Clark County, an all-volunteer nonprofit dedicated to boosting the arts in our region, has joined Give More 24! -- a fundraising campaign created by the Community Foundation for Southwest Washington. We hope you've noticed the good works we do, like organizing the annual Clark County Open Studios tour and working with our Poet Laureate to [...]

Art angels needed

2018-01-29T19:05:15+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Community Involvement, Philanthropy|

— Jackie Genis Former public radio producer, Vancouver resident, and history buff Todd Bachmann is working to create a two-night intimate summer concert at Angst Gallery that highlights artist Bobby Gibson, one of Vancouver's more famous country and western musicians. The purpose for the project is to revive a connection to Vancouver's rich country and [...]

Donated art supplies spark creative play for homeless children

2018-01-29T19:05:15+00:00 April 1st, 2016|Community Involvement, Visual Art|

— Jackie Genis A homeless woman fell asleep over her food at St. Andrews Lutheran Church, one of Vancouver's Winter Hospitality Overflow shelters, while her young child sat engaged at a craft table sampling the magic of creative play. Other children would hungrily tap their inspirations using a variety of donated arts supplies while still [...]

Arts of Clark County Launches Grants Program

2018-01-29T19:05:15+00:00 June 14th, 2015|Community Involvement, Professional Development|

Dedicated to supporting and promoting the arts in Clark County, Arts of Clark County has launched a grants program for individual artists and nonprofit arts organizations located within Clark County, Washington. Artists of all disciplines (music, dance, visual art, writing, etc.) are encouraged to apply. Each year, Arts of Clark County will award up to [...]