Our Mission

 

The mission of Artists' Milepost is to serve the artists and creatives in the East Portland neighborhoods, particularly, but not limited to, the Milepost 5 artists' community and the surrounding vicinity by:

  • Improving the conditions of low-income resident artists, including housing, facilities, education, and advancement opportunities for emerging and mid-career professionals in the arts;
  • Providing enrichment for the neighborhoods through the arts and art education; and
  • Making Milepost 5 and East Portland a vital and respected hub for the arts.