Illinois River Valley Arts Council is a non-profit organization in Southern Oregon's Illinois River Valley which supports Artists, Schools, Residents and Tourism through a spectrum of programs which foster Artistic Expression and Creativity.
Our Mission – To Enrich the Lives of the Residents of the Illinois River Valley by Fostering Creativity, and Providing Art Education and Art Experiences.
Membership is open to everyone. You need not be an Artist to support the Arts!
We Support - the Josephine Cointy Library please visit the library link to see a list of current happenings.
Slide Show of the Illinois Valley from our Webmaster, Bruce Stone
I have added a slide show of our beautiful Illinois Valley showing the rich and diverse nature of the valley we call home. Feel free to contact webmaster to add your photo. I have set up on separate page so as to not slow down loading of this page.-Slide Show Here.
We have added a section "Special & Ongoing Events" to highlight in more detail events and programs put on or sponsored by IRVAC. Special & Ongoing Events covers all reoccurring events such as ArtWalk and the Artisan's Faire and special events such as dinners and concerts, please click on links below or to the left to find out more.
Below are some quick links to pages:
IRVAC offers special thanks again to the “Love Boat” sponsors: Cary’s of Oregon, Deer Creek Vineyards, Evergreen Federal Bank, and Wild River Brewing & Pizza Co. We also want to thank The Oregon Little Big Band Duo, Michelle LeComte and Tim Wallace, for their classic and contemporary dance music. The Vine Restaurant, a popular Grants Pass eatery for catering. Patti Jo Edwards, who teaches dance at the Abundant Life Community Center in Grants Pass for her complimentary rumba lessons and all who came and participated for making the evening a huge success.
has docked review Photos of the event.
Second Friday ArtWalk:
Aug 9 2013. Last ArtWalk of the season!
IRVAC would like to thank all artist and participants for making our artwalk such an oustanding event. ArtWalk will be over for this year but look here for more special events and next years dates.