Professional Development

Open Studios to celebrate fifth anniversary

November 1st, 2017|

—Jackie Genis

19 new artists on the tour
Open to the public, this year’s fifth anniversary celebration tour brings new artists and plenty of fresh inspiration. The popular self-guided tour will launch during its annual preview exhibition and artists’ reception on Friday, Nov. 3, at the CAVE, the new contemporary art space located at 108 Evergreen Boulevard […]

What we learned at the summit

October 5th, 2017|

—Cam Suttles

Last week’s Arts and Culture Summit was, in some ways, an indicator of our community’s readiness for investment in arts infrastructure. The big take-away for us is that we remain optimistic but have much work to do. It’s clear that for Vancouver and Clark County, there are both awesome opportunities and stubborn challenges.

At last […]

Open Studios Call for Artists

April 4th, 2017|

One outgrowth of the 2012 Arts and Culture Summit has been the very successful Clark County Open Studios tour. If you are a visual artist living in Clark County working in any medium, you are invited to apply to be a participating artist in the 5th annual Open Studios tour.

This is a juried art event […]

2016 Grants awarded

October 7th, 2016|

Arts of Clark County annual grants totaling $2,500 were recently awarded to support three individual artists and two nonprofits with projects that will have a positive impact on the Clark County arts community.

Mixing it up – power of networking
Artist Erika Bartlett received a grant award for her work with Arts & Biz Quarterly mixers. These […]

Grants Program applications available now

June 3rd, 2016|

— Jackie Genis

Money anyone?

The time is ripe to apply to one of seven grants available to individual artists and arts organizations. Now in its second year with a successful launch in tow, the Arts of Clark County’s money pot for grants is brimming with $4,500 to split among winning applicants. The deadline is August 15. […]

Arts of Clark County Launches Grants Program

June 14th, 2015|

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 six […]

“I Am An Artist” Workshop

January 2nd, 2015|

Say “I Am An Artist!” and jumpstart or refresh your arts career! On Saturday and Sunday, January 24 and 25, 2015 from 10:30am-5:30pm, take part in this two-day interactive workshop for artists (of all disciplines) with 12 hours of class time, guest speakers, and handouts on topics such as:

• Work Samples That Look Great
• Writing […]

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ArtsWA Regional Arts Forum

June 1st, 2014|

The arts community is invited to an ArtsWA Regional Arts Forum and SW Washington Informal Meet and Greet. A reception will be hosted by Arts of Clark County and the Clark County Arts Commission. Meet Karen Hanan, the new Executive Director of the Washington State Arts Commission (ArtsWa). This is a stop on Karen’s year-long […]

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I Am An Artist Professional Development Workshop

September 1st, 2012|

Saturday & Sunday, September 22 & 23, 2012; 10am-5pm both days

Say “I Am An Artist!” and jumpstart or refresh your arts career.  In partnership with The Arts of Clark County and The Clark County Arts Commission, this two-day interactive workshop for artists of all disciplines includes:

Professional Work Samples
Artist Statement
Résumé
Cover Letter
Finding & Pursuing Funding, Showing, & Performing Opportunities
Online […]

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