On the Boards (OtB), a former ArtsLink grantee presents over 40 shows and festivals each year and supports the development of artists and companies who are creating ground-breaking new work. Ms. Bodrožić met regularly with OtB staff and attended board and committee meetings. She was introduced to local and international artists and attended exhibitions and performances at OtB and other venues in the area. She also visited numerous local organizations including the Henry Art Gallery, 911 Media, Western Bridge and DX ARTS at Washington State University.
Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, a former ArtsLink grantee, is dedicated to presenting artists’ projects on the leading edge of contemporary art. Ms. Bodrožić was integrated into PICA’s activities and assisted with preparation for a performance, exhibition opening and donor event. She participated in staff meetings and in a public salon for artists and community organizers. PICA also organized a short trip to Chicago for Ms. Bodrožić where she visited numerous arts organizations.