Rural Community Builder Name: Audrey Long and Kirista Trask

Community: Astoria

Role: Owners of Cambium Gallery in Astoria

What is one word or phrase that describes this person as an RCB: Supportive

Recognized by: Oregon Coast Visitors Association

Tell us a bit about what you appreciate about them as an RCB: During a global pandemic and a world of uncertainty Audrey Long and Kirista Trask focused on bringing contemporary art to Rural Oregon. They opened Cambium Gallery in Astoria and plan on focusing on solo shows from emerging to mid career underrepresented artists. By giving voice to artists not typically seen in Astoria, or the Oregon Coast for that matter, they hope to start new conversations and support organizations doing the good work.