Arts and Culture

  • Got art? Apply to Gresham Arts Festival

    Artist application

    Paint like a pro? Photo like a phenom? The City’s 16th annual Gresham Arts Festival is Saturday, July 15, and we’re looking for talented artisans. Apply now for jury consideration. Space is limited per medium.

    Arts and culture gallery

    • Blue pottery on display at the Gresham Arts Festival
    • Participant in the 2016 Block of Fame event
    • Mayor Bemis on the Chalk of Fame at the Gresham Arts Festival
    • Driscoll, the bronze dog statue in Gresham, Oregon
    • live music on the Arts Plaza in Gresham, Oregon
    • muralist Don Gray in Gresham, Oregon
    • East Multnomah County Courthouse art installation
    • Gresham Art Committee juried art show patrons
    • Gresham's food scene is diverse and delicious
    • Gresham Art Gallery visitors
    • Gresham Historical Society display
    • Sisters of Mercy playing at the Gresham Arts Festival in downtown Gresham
    • Students at the Rockwood Maker Space

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    • Provided by the nonprofit Gresham Outdoor Public Art (GOPA), the statue is on Main Avenue in Historic Downtown Gresham.

    • Provided by the nonprofit Gresham Outdoor Public Art (GOPA). The mural is on the Jazzy Bagels storefront facing Main Avenue at Powell Boulevard in Historic Downtown Gresham.