Pacific Rim

The Pacific Rim Chapter of the Visual Resources Association (VRA-PRC) serves VRA members in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Alaska, Hawaii, and British Columbia. We provide a regional network of information and support to image media professionals.

 Officers and Contact:

Morgan Bell, Chair (2015-2016)
Digital Projects Manager
University of Washingon, Seattle

Serenity Ibsen, Secretary/Treasurer (2015)
Technical Services and Archives Librarian
Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland

Joshua Polansky, Co-Chair, Local Arrangements for VRA + ARLIS/NA 2016 Conference
Director, Visual Resources Collection
College of Built Environments
University of Washington, Seattle

Pacific Rim Bylaws and Pacific Rim Minutes and Reports

Future Meetings/Previous Meetings:
August 6, 2014 – Annual Chapter Meeting, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon
July 9, 2015 Annual Chapter Meeting, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, Washington
March 11, 2016 Joint ARLIS/NA NW and VRA Pacific Rim chapters meeting during the joint conference in Seattle.
Please see preliminary meeting information and our registration form.

See Minutes and Reports page (link above) for list of past meeting locations.

To become an annual individual member of VRA-PRC: Membership is open to any VRA member in good standing, including those outside the Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Alaska, Hawaii, and British Columbia area.
If you need to become a VRA member join here! Regular Chapter membership dues are $20 per calendar year, $10 for students, retired and unemployed members.
To join login to MyVRA (MemberClicks located in the sidebar) and select Separate Donations and/or Chapter Memberships. In order to be on the Pacific Rim’s email listserv please login to MyVRA (MemberClicks located in the sidebar), select My Profile, then My Features and E-ListsSubscribe to the VRA-Pacific-Rim listserv.