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Logo contest

While we ponder the excellent submissions, join us in admiring some of the proposals. We will upload them as they get scanned in. Not all submitted designs have…

Rose City Comic Con Day 3

We wrapped up another busy day with a ton of submissions in our “Create our Logo” contest on site. Stay tuned while we sort through them, along with…

Design our new logo

The Oregon Cartoon Project needs a new logo – and we think there are many creative minds out there who can help. Submit your logo draft to us….

Oregon Cartoon Institute “Historic Firsts”

The Oregon Cartoon Project (then operating as Oregon Cartoon Institute) is responsible for a few “Historic Firsts” in the history of Oregon cartooning and animation. First OHS exhibit…

The 2015 Oregon Cartoon Institute Pop-Up Storefront

“The Portland Sign” by Christopher Neugebauer is licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0. A project that never took place was a planned pop-up storefront to educate people about Oregon’s…

Oregon Cartoon Institute Annual Meeting Agendas

We are archiving the annual agendas of the Oregon Cartoon Institute for future reference. 2012

OCI and the Oregon Cultural Heritage Commission (Archive)

  Oregon film history contains figures of the hugest possible magnitude. Matt Groening, the creator of The Simpsons, and king of a jaw droppingly huge merchandising empire, came…

What we do

Oregon Cartoons & Cartooning: Past, Present, Future   The Oregon Cartoon Project promotes comic-making, cartooning and the related disciplines of film and animation in our state and beyond….

Our History

The Lead Up: Celluloid Signal Combine In 2010, Anne Richardson presented the project “The Portland That Was” at the conference “Reimagining the Archive” at UCLA. The project was…

Who we are

  Founders Anne Richardson (1954-2020). After her return to Portland in 2006, Richardson dug into what would become her passion — Oregon’s contribution to film making, animation and…