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Latest News

Stories of Change 2016 Save The Dates

May 2, 2016

Save The Dates for Caldera’s 2016 Stories of Change – Saturday, October 1, 2016 in Central Oregon and Thursday, November 10, 2016 in Portland.

Now Hiring: 2016 Camp Caldera Summer Staff Positions

April 29, 2016

Apply now to join the Camp Caldera Team this summer! We have a variety of open positions that include: Kitchen Assistant, Camp Nurse, Art Assistant, Lifeguard, and more. Click here for details and full job descriptions.

Caldera’s April Newsletter

April 12, 2016

Click here to read about our new office space in Portland, 2016 Camp Caldera Summer Staff positions, blog posts from two of our staff members, and more!

Caldera’s March Newsletter

March 17, 2016

Click here for more information on what’s new with Caldera this month.

Applications Open for 2017 Artists in Residence

February 29, 2016

Applications are now open to become one of our 2017 Artists in Residence! Every winter from January through March, Caldera awards the gift of time and space to creative individuals at our beautiful Arts Center for month-long residencies. Caldera will be accepting applications through June 17, 2016.

2016 Arts Integration Symposium

February 29, 2016

Are you a high school or middle school teacher in Oregon? Interested in learning more about how to integrate art into your classes? Register now for Caldera’s 2016 Arts Integration Symposium on Saturday, May 21 & Sunday, May 22 at our Arts Center in Central Oregon.

Caldera’s January Newsletter

January 29, 2016

Click here for updates on how Caldera is kicking off 2016.

Happy Holidays and Caldera’s December Newsletter

December 22, 2015

Happy holidays from Caldera! Click here for updates on our events and programming as we wrap up 2015 and look forward to celebrating our 20th anniversary in 2016.

2016 Artists in Residence Announced

December 21, 2015

Caldera is excited to announce our 2016 Artists in Residence. Read more about the 21 visual, literary, and performing artists from around the world chosen for one-month stays at our Arts Center on Blue Lake in Central Oregon. Also, save the date for our Open Studios series on January 30, February 27, and March 26.

Willamette Week Give!Guide

December 1, 2015

Caldera is excited to be part of this year’s Willamette Week Give!Guide! Through December 31, donate to Caldera (or any of the 143 incredible featured nonprofits) at giveguide.org.

Caldera Honored at the White House!

November 17, 2015

Caldera is one of 12 creative youth development organizations to receive a 2015 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program (NAHYP) Award from First Lady Michelle Obama at a White House Award Ceremony on November 17, 2015.

Caldera hosts OneBeat

October 19, 2015

Caldera is honored to host OneBeat, a music diplomacy initiative of the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, for unique workshops at The Museum at Warm Springs and a public performance in Sisters at the end of October.

Caldera presents Fallen Fruit of Portland

October 13, 2015

Caldera is excited to announce Fallen Fruit of Portland, a suite of collaborative art projects throughout Portland this fall. Made possible through a $75,000 grant from The Oregon Community Foundation Creative Heights Initiative Project and anchored by Paradise at the Portland Art Museum, Fallen Fruit of Portland will engage Caldera youth, their families, and the greater community in free public installations focused around the apple as a theme.

New Geography of We Workbook!

September 20, 2015

We are proud to announce that our newest Geography of We workbook is finished and available for free download. You can now work through wildlife themed Caldera projects at home with your friends and family!

Caldera Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant

June 1, 2015

Caldera is honored to have been awarded a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to support our 2015-2016 Geography of We project, a multi-year transmedia initiative that links Caldera’s art and environmental programming.

2015 Friends of Caldera Campaign

April 27, 2015

Caldera has been awarded a $25,000 challenge grant from the Maybelle Clark Macdonald Fund to match donations made during our 2015 Friends of Caldera Campaign. Donate today and help us reach our goal by June 30, 2015!

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Pablo Picasso said, “Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”

“Caldera allowed me to think differently and not be afraid to express myself.”

Adriana (Camp Name: Addy), Caldera Alumnae
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“The hip-hop dance, digital filmmaking, photography and music at Caldera are…”

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