Dawning McGinnis. Photo by Rick Paulson

Artist-in-Our Community Pop-up Painting Booths
This summer, our Artist-in-Our-Community Dawning McGinnis will create opportunities for community members to engage their own creativity and to experience art in non-traditional settings. She plans to offer pop-up painting booths at a wide range of community events and organizations throughout the City from July – September. 

McGinnis will invite participants to create their own “postcard” of what they love about Hillsboro and then take the individual paintings people make and put them together to create a large art installation at the Walters Cultural Arts Center in October for Hillsboro Arts Month. To find a location near you, check out our event calendar.

Summer 2018 HillsboroARTS Magazine

HillsboroARTS Magazine
Check out the latest issue of HillsboroARTS Magazine, featuring creative summertime family outings, new public art at Rood Bridge Park, feature article on our Artist-in-our-Community, and much more!

Barometer by Devin Laurence Field

What does Art mean to Hillsboro?
The City of Hillsboro has an active history of supporting the arts as a way to enhance livability. As you check out the programs of the Walters Cultural Arts Center, the Hillsboro Arts & Culture Council and the Hillsboro Public Art Program, you will see the all the ways the City supports the arts and culture through creative programs, events, classes, concerts, gallery exhibitions, community grants and public art works.


527 East Main Street
Hillsboro, OR 97123

Phone: 503-615-3485
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Cultural Arts is a division of the Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Department.

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