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Latest News

Now Hiring: 2015 Summer Staff and Warm Springs Youth Mentor

May 11, 2015

We still have a few positions left to fill for our 2015 summer camp sessions and are looking for a Warm Springs Education Mentor.

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!

Caldera Recognized as a Top 50 Finalist for the 2015 National Arts and Humanities Youth Program (NAHYP) Award

April 22, 2015

For the fourth time, Caldera has been named one of the top 50 Finalists for the National Arts and Humanities Youth Program award, which distinguishes Caldera as one of the top arts- and humanities-based programs in the country.

Stories of Change 2015 Save The Dates

March 25, 2015

Save The Dates for Caldera’s 2015 Stories of Change – Saturday, October 3, 2015 in Central Oregon and Wednesday, November 18, 2015 in Portland.

Call for Applications for AiR 2016

February 23, 2015

Now accepting applications for our 2016 Artists in Residence program. Click here for more information on how to apply. Open until June 15, 2015.

Successful Stories of Change Fundraisers!

February 13, 2015

Thank you to all our supporters and sponsors for helping make Stories of Change this year a huge success.

Portland Stories of Change Rescheduled Date – February 4, 2015

November 24, 2014

Our rescheduled Portland Stories of Change will be held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015. Tickets still available!

Caldera’s 2015 AiR Announced

October 13, 2014

Congratulations to the twenty-one artists chosen to participate in our 2015 Artists in Residence program.

World-Renowned Artist, Atta Kim, at Caldera

September 26, 2014

Caldera welcomes South Korean photographer, Atta Kim, and the Pacific Northwest College of Art’s MA in Critical Theory and Creative Research to our Arts Center, where Kim installs unique two-year canvas project on site.

Caldera Receives Creative Heights Initiative Grant from Oregon Community

September 16, 2014

Caldera is excited to announce that we have received a grant from the Fred W. Fields Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation to collaborate with the Fallen Fruit artist-collective to conduct art-based community collaborations with Caldera artists and students.

Call for 2014-2015 Artists in Schools

July 21, 2014

Caldera is now accepting applications for artists from any discipline who are interested in teaching one-week residencies at our partner middle schools next school year.

Trust Management Services Grant to Support Central Oregon Middle School Mentoring Program

July 21, 2014

Caldera was granted $10,000 from Trust Management Services to support our Central Oregon Middle School Mentoring Program during the 2014-15 school year.

Studio to School Grant from The Oregon Community Foundation

July 8, 2014

Caldera is the recipient of a $70,000 grant from the Fred W. Fields Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation for the Studio to School program.

Caldera Receives National Endowment for the Arts Grant

July 7, 2014

Caldera is honored to have been awarded an Arts Learning grant to support our 2014-2015 Geography of We project, a multi-year transmedia initiative that links Caldera’s art and environmental programming.

Save The Dates for Stories of Change 2014

June 6, 2014

Central Oregon: Saturday, October 18, 2014, 5 PM at Caldera Arts Center & Portland: Thursday, November 13, 2014, 6 PM at Pure Space.

Caldera Youth and José Parlá Create Magic

May 2, 2014

Click here to watch a video about our recent collaboration with world-renowned artist, José Parlá.

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 22, 2014. Apply today!

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.

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

“Without Caldera I wouldn't have had as many positive experiences with art and…”

Sarah/Llama, Central Oregon student
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“I’m so happy Caldera found me. It’s made me excited for my future, to start…”

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