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Sanctuary Cultural Arts Center is a catalyst for creativity with a mission to educate, incubate and curate individual and collaborative works while facilitating and inspiring a plethora of creative community collaborations.
Our Sanctuary is a multi-use cultural arts and community center that houses our gallery, an educational facility and a performance art/exhibition venue.
Sanctuary is hosting the following:
Dvarapala (Sanskrit) is a door or gate guardian often portrayed as warrior or fearsome giant, usually armed with a weapon, These statues were traditionally placed outside temples or palaces, to protect the holy places inside.
Sanctuary aspires to be a 501c3 non-profit charitable organization. Federal designation filed and pending final certification.
This project has been 23 years in the making. From the first efforts in PDX , evolving into that legendary place, SPACE in Oakland, manifesting as The A.R.K. in New Orleans, consulting for countless others across the US and even founding a facility currently in operation on Julia Street... we have spent the last 23 years learning all we can about community organizing, non-profits, marketing and cultivating creative community...