(Photo courtesy of The Bureau of Land Management) The Bureau of Land Management Medford District Office is accepting applications from February 1 to March 31 for the Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument 2018 Artist-in-Residence program. The BLM manages public lands for the benefit of current and future generations, supporting conservation as we pursue our multiple-use mission. Artwork created…

(Photo above: Alejandro Salazar | courtesy of At Liberty) Saturday February 17, 2018 4pm At Liberty, a year-round dedicated arts space and cultural hub in Downtown Bend, is pleased to present Peña Cultural. A Peña Cultural is an entertaining gathering where artists along with cultural promoters and the general public gather to enjoy music, poetry, dance and other artistic…

The Sunriver Music Festival invites a Central Oregon artist to create the 41st Season poster for the coming 2018 summer and join the esteemed ranks of our contributing artists of the last 4 decades. Benefits: – 300 posters are displayed on storefronts and businesses all over Bend, Sisters, Redmond and Sunriver. -A press release published in multiple local…

Robust offerings to serve writers of all levels and genres Best-selling author Stephen King is often asked how one could become a better writer. Two of his commonly shared beliefs are to take your writing seriously and to write consistently. Writers in Central Oregon have expanding opportunities to heed King’s advice thanks to Deschutes Public…