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Join Us For The Arts Talk Series In Your District

Join us for the district-wide Arts Talk

Join Commissioner Ryan and the City Arts Program for a series of engaging district-wide Arts Talks that explore the dynamic arts landscape in Portland. Each unique event in the series aims to foster a deeper connection with the Arts community in Portland and provide insights into the transformative journey of the City Arts Program.


  • District 1 East Portland Community Center (740 SE 106th Ave, Portland, OR 97216) 
    🗓️ Tuesday, November 7 from 6:00-7:30 pm (RSVP here)
  • District 2 | Interstate Firehouse Cultural Center (5340 N Interstate Ave, Portland, OR 97217)
    🗓️ Thursday, November 9 from 6:00-7:30 pm (RSVP here)
  • District 3 | Mt. Scott Community Center (5530 SE 72nd Ave, Portland, OR 97206)  
    🗓️ Tuesday, October 17 from 6:00-7:30 pm (RSVP here)
  • District 4 | Multnomah Arts Center (7688 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219)  
    🗓️Thursday, November 16 from 6:00-7:30 pm (RSVP here)

Event Highlights:

  • Interactive Discussions
  • Art Performance
  • Insights from Commissioner Ryan and the City Arts Team
  • Comprehensive Dialogues about Arts Issues in Different Districts
  • Introduction to Tailored Requests for Proposals (RFPs)

For more information or any inquiries, please email

Space is limited. RSVP soon.