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Latest News

2015 Artists in Residence Call for Applications

April 3, 2014

Applications to be part of Caldera’s 2015 Artists in Residence program are open until June 15, 2014. Apply today!

Now Hiring: PDX Education Mentor, Camp Manager, Summer 2014 Camp Staff

March 7, 2014

Caldera is currently accepting applications for a Portland Education Program Mentor, Camp Manager, and a variety of summer camp positions.

Caldera announces Artists in Residence and Open Studios 2014

December 16, 2013

We’re excited to welcome our 2014 Artists in Residence and invite you to join us for Open Studios on January 25, February 22, and March 29, 2014.

Daddies Board Shop and Caldera Partner to Support Youth

October 15, 2013

Daddies Board Shop has been a generous supporter and great example of our Creative Industry Partnership opportunities. Read more about how we teamed up here.

You’re Invited to our Portland Stories of Change Fundraiser

October 9, 2013

Purchase tickets and preview our exciting auction items for the November 14th fundraiser here.

2014 Artists in Residence Announced

September 16, 2013

Caldera is pleased to announce the artists chosen for its 2014 Artists in Residence (AiR) program.

You’re Invited to Our Central Oregon Stories of Change Fundraiser

August 12, 2013

Central Oregon Stories of Change – September 21, 2013 and Portland Stories of Change – November 14, 2013.

Caldera Featured on Oregon Art Beat

June 4th, 2013

On May 30th, Caldera was featured on an episode of Oregon Art Beat on OPB.

Donate Now – Friends of Caldera 2013

June 1, 2013

All donations made to Caldera through June 30th will be matched dollar for dollar up to $50,000.

East Meets West: A Curated Residency Recap

May 20th, 2013

Due to generous support through the Golden Spot Award from The Ford Family Foundation, Caldera hosted five artists for a curated residency called East meets West.

Caldera Awarded $100,000 Grant From the NEA

April 25, 2013

Caldera is excited to announce Art Works funding from the National Endowment for the Arts.

AiR Winter Workshops with Caldera students Recap

April 17th, 2013

January through March, Caldera’s Artists in Residence (AiR) lead creative workshops for our Central Oregon High School students.

Caldera Awarded Grant from the Roundhouse Foundation

April 9th, 2013

Caldera is pleased and excited to announce the receipt of a grant from the Roundhouse Foundation.

February Open Studios Recap

March 15, 2013

A recap of our February 23rd Open Studios at the Caldera Arts Center.

Extended Hiring for Summer Camp Staff!

April 2, 2013

Job descriptions and applications for 2013 seasonal staff were open until March 29th, but we are still accepting applications for a few positions.

Joanna Priestly Presents at Sisters Movie House

February 21, 2013

February Artist in Residence, Joanna Priestly screens her best works on Thursday, February 21st.

January Open Studios Recap

February 4, 2013

A recap of our January 29th Open Studios at the Caldera Arts Center.

Bring Home A Blues Legend!

December 14, 2012

Student artwork of blues legends are available for purchase. $200 for originals and $10 for prints. See all the beautiful work here.

Caldera Artist in Residence + House on the Metolius Dinner and Overnight Package

December 13, 2012

Join Caldera January Artists in Residence at the House on the Metolius for a special offer after our Open Studios on Saturday, January 26th.

Julie Keefe Appointed Portland’s First Creative Laureate

December 10, 2012

Mayor Sam Adams named one of Caldera’s first teaching artists, Julie Keefe, the first Creative Laureate in Portland.

W+K Studio T-Shirt Sales Benefit Caldera

November 27, 2012

W+K’s Studio Goodness is donating $2 from every t-shirt sale to Caldera until December 31st.

2013 AiR Artists Announced

November 26, 2012

Caldera is excited to welcome our 2013 AiR artists to Caldera in January.

Stories of Change Films

October 25, 2012

Two beautiful films showcasing two powerful student stories that were presented at our fundraising events in Portland and Central Oregon this fall.

Caldera Student Films on Cable Access in PDX

October 15, 2012

Student films will be played on Channel 29 in Portland and surrounding areas .

Sisters Rodeo Weekend Experience Package

September 27 , 2012

Two exciting package options to share the Sisters Rodeo (June 7-9, 2013) with Caldera.

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