Events

Monday, March 27

APEX: Sam Hamilton

For the summer 2017 APEX exhibition, the Portland Art Museum presents a body of work by Sam Hamilton, in his first solo exhibition in the United States....

Portland Art Museum  
All is Flux | Earthenware

"In All is Flux, ceramicist Hsin-Yi Huang creates delicate porcelain pieces that mimic flower and plant structures. Their kaleidoscopic symmetry highlights...

Guardino Gallery  
BUILD: Sculptural Ceramics

"Former Portland Art Museum chief curator Bruce Guenther pulls together an exhibition of ceramic works that radically refute “the traditional ceramic...

Elizabeth Leach Gallery  
Bloodsport: Bluebloods and Mudbloods in the Era of Magical Thinking

"Ronna Neuenschwander’s ceramic works inhabit a provocative niche: breaking and reconstructing antique porcelain figurines from the slavery-era American...

Froelick Gallery  
Constructing Identity

“Constructing Identity” is drawn from the extensive collection of the Petrucci Family Foundation’s collection of African American art, assembling work by 80...

Portland Art Museum  
DIY Documentary

Make a short documentary in 10 weeks! Week 1: Brainstorm ideas ... Week 10: Prepare to premiere your work on the big screen. Each class covers the steps of...

NW Documentary Media Center  
DIY Documentary

Make your own Documentary! In 10 short weeks, go from concept to seeing your work on the big screen at the historic Clinton Street Theater! Your story is...

NW Documentary  
Flux Capacitor: Stored Clay Energy

"John Balistreri’s “jars” are ancient-looking jugs with tapered bases; Chris Gustin’s Cloud Series are minimal, rounded cumulus forms; and Jeff Shapiro’s...

Augen Gallery [Pearl District]  
High Hopes: The Journey of John F. Kennedy

On November 22, 1963, the 35th President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, was assassinated while riding in a motorcade through the streets of...

Oregon Historical Society  
Iconoclastic

"Iconoclasm is the act of destroying icons, smashing the sacred to make a political or religious point. Reed College’s Cooley Gallery explores new instances...

Cooley Gallery  
Laura Hughes: The Tomb

This exhibition offers a place of respite to contemplate dislocation of memory. A tomb is a site for remembrance and longing, a projection of what once was...

Kathrin Cawein Gallery, Pacific University, Harvey V. Scott Building  
MEMBERspace | 2017 Newspace Members’ Exhibition

Newspace welcomes the annual tradition to host a member exhibition so they can demonstrate the unique and varied perspectives of their community and offer...

Newspace Center for Photography  
Portland Dining Month

Since 2009, food-loving Portland has dedicated a whole month to celebrating our acclaimed dining scene: Portland Dining Month. With the city’s top...

Multiple venues  
The Art of the Brick

"The Art of the Brick" exhibit transforms LEGO® bricks into works of art. Named one of the top ten "Global Must-See Exhibitions" by CNN, artist Nathan...

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry)  
Eric Olson: Ex Imperium

For his first solo exhibition at Stumptown Downtown, Seattle-based artist Eric Olson presents Ex Imperium, a series of large abstract paintings on wood....

Stumptown Downtown  
Additions to the Visual Chronicle of Portland

A special exhibition focusing on new acquisitions to the Visual Chronicle of Portland opens at the Portland Building. The Visual Chronicle of Portland, a...

Portland Building  
PJA/MJCC Used Book Sale

The Portland Jewish Academy (PJA) and the Mittleman Jewish Community Center (MJCC) are hosting their annual used book sale. Thousands of books for sale: $1...

Mittleman Jewish Community Center  
Portland City Half Day Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. There is a magical place located within the confluence of two major rivers, at the base of a volcano and surrounded by old...

Director Park  
Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival

The Wooden Shoe Tulip Fest is an invitation to enjoy all things that make spring in the Northwest. Stroll through 40 acres of stunning beauty, experience...

Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm  
XOXO: An Exhibit About Love & Forgiveness

Share, listen, connect, ask and learn about feelings and emotions. Through facial expressions, words, movement, art making and other hands-on activities,...

Portland Children's Museum  
Annexation & Assimilation: Exploring the Archives East of 82nd Ave

Artist Sabina Zeba Haque’s yearlong residency at the Portland Archives and Records Center (PARC) culminates in an exhibition that focuses on the tumultuous...

Open Signal  
Heroes & History

World of Speed, an educational and interactive motorsports museum, announces its new exhibit celebrating the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500: Heroes &...

World of Speed USA  
Lan Su in Bloom Botanical Art Exhibition

Lan Su in Bloom, a botanical art exhibition inspired by the beauty of Lan Su, highlights the unique plant collection at Lan Su Chinese Garden. Rich in...

Lan Su Chinese Garden  
Parting Shots: Images of Portland, 1938-1942

Parting Shots examines nationally renowned 20th-century photographer Minor White, focusing on some of his earliest work when he was in Portland between...

Architectural Heritage Center  
A Golden Age of Poster Design

Magazine Posters from the 1890s. Discover the beauty of antique posters and their role in advertising. Advertising long relied on handbills and posters, but...

Pittock Mansion  
Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls Tour

Offered by Wildwood Adventures. Species seen nowhere else in the world, dramatic basalt lava flows nearly a mile deep, and some of the world's most beautiful...

Director Park  
Laura Hughes: The Tomb

This exhibition offers a place of respite to contemplate dislocation of memory. A tomb is a site for remembrance and longing: a projection of what once was...

Cawein Gallery at Pacific University  
Laura Hughes: The Tomb | Artist Talk & Opening Reception

This exhibition offers a place of respite to contemplate dislocation of memory. A tomb is a site for remembrance and longing: a projection of what once was...

Cawein Gallery at Pacific University  
MF Tasty x Veganizer Popup

Veganizer is excited to be teaming up with MF Tasty for Veganizer's first event in Portland. This is the also the first time a Veganizer chapter has...

MF Tasty  
Dekalog Parts 9 & 10

After a career as a respected documentary filmmaker, Polish director Krzystof Kieślowski (1942-1996) emerged as a widely recognized international voice with...

NW Film Center/Whitsell Auditorium  
Touch: The Science of Hand, Heart and Mind

Presented by OHSU Brain Institute's Brain Awareness Season. Dual-function receptors in our skin make mint cool and chili peppers hot. Without the brain's...

Newmark Theatre  
Maggie Rogers

Maggie Rogers is the banjo-playing girl whose NYU showcase performance left Pharrell speechless.

Doug Fir Restaurant, Bar & Lounge  
Omni

Omni 9pm

Omni – the band, not the hotel – are from the former home of the Braves: Atlanta. Playing lo-fi pop that channels the specter of the late ‘70s and early...

Mississippi Studios & Bar Bar  

Monday, March 27

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