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STELLA DALLAS at Northwest Film Center's Whitsell Auditorium

March 30, 2013 from 7pm to 8:45pm
Screening as part of the Film Center's UNIVERSAL PICTURES: CELEBRATING 100 YEARS US 1937, DIRECTOR: KING VIDORStanwyck garnered the first of her four Oscar nominations for her portrayal of Stella, a woman who marries into money in the form of wealthy mill tycoon Stephen Dallas (John Boles). They have a daughter, Laurel (Anne Shirley), but after an embarrassing incident, Stella begins thinking that her family’s life may possibly be better without her in the picture. “Barbara Stanwyck’s Stella,…See More
Mar 30, 2013
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THE BLACK CAT at Northwest Film Center's Whitsell Auditorium

January 5, 2013 from 5pm to 6:30pm
Screening as part of the Film Center's UNIVERSAL PICTURES: CELEBRATING 100 YEARS US 1934, DIRECTOR: EDGAR G. ULMERAustrian-born Edgar G. Ulmer assisted F.W. Murnau on SUNRISE before directing this elegant fever dream. Honeymooners are trapped in the mansion of a sinister war profiteer (Boris Karloff) who’s hounded by an avenging doctor (Bela Lugosi). The film’s astonishing sets range from art deco extravagance to subterranean chambers—everything symbolically perched on a battlefield. (70 mins.)See More
Dec 29, 2012
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THE BIRDS at Northwest Film Center's Whitsell Auditorium

January 4, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm
Screening as part of the Film Center's UNIVERSAL PICTURES: CELEBRATING 100 YEARS US 1963, DIRECTOR: ALFRED HITCHCOCK Following on the heels of NORTH BY NORTHWEST and PSYCHO, Alfred Hitchcock’s THE BIRDS does for our fine feathered friends what PSYCHO did for showers, as a seaside community is terrorized when seemingly normal birds turn suddenly and inexplicably malevolent. This slow-building and visually striking classic Hitchcock thriller is of special note for Bernard Herrmann’s evocative…See More
Dec 18, 2012
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THE BIRDS at Northwest Film Center's Whitsell Auditorium

January 4, 2013 from 7pm to 9pm
Screening as part of the Film Center's UNIVERSAL PICTURES: CELEBRATING 100 YEARS US 1963, DIRECTOR: ALFRED HITCHCOCK Following on the heels of NORTH BY NORTHWEST and PSYCHO, Alfred Hitchcock’s THE BIRDS does for our fine feathered friends what PSYCHO did for showers, as a seaside community is terrorized when seemingly normal birds turn suddenly and inexplicably malevolent. This slow-building and visually striking classic Hitchcock thriller is of special note for Bernard Herrmann’s evocative…See More
Dec 17, 2012
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THE BIRDS at Northwest Film Center's Whitsell Auditorium

January 4, 2013 at 7pm to January 5, 2013 at 3:30pm
Screening as part of the Film Center's UNIVERSAL PICTURES: CELEBRATING 100 YEARS US 1963, DIRECTOR: ALFRED HITCHCOCK Following on the heels of NORTH BY NORTHWEST and PSYCHO, Alfred Hitchcock’s THE BIRDS does for our fine feathered friends what PSYCHO did for showers, as a seaside community is terrorized when seemingly normal birds turn suddenly and inexplicably malevolent. This slow-building and visually striking classic Hitchcock thriller is of special note for Bernard Herrmann’s evocative…See More
Dec 14, 2012
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Chris Burden: Ghost Ships at Portland Art Museum

November 2, 2011 at 10am to January 22, 2012 at 5pm
Ghost Ships is a trio of actual sailboats that have been reconfigured and programmed by the artist to periodically unfurl sails, pivot rudders, and simulate navigation. The sailboats will seem to sail through the Museum’s sculpture court, with the beauty and innocent pleasure of sailing juxtaposed against the mystery and sinister undertones of unmanned boats sailing to who knows where. Three Ghost Ships (1991) epitomizes Chris Burden’s masterful fusion of real machinery and complex metaphor…See More
Nov 5, 2011
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Chris Burden: Ghost Ships at Portland Art Museum

November 2, 2011 at 10am to January 22, 2012 at 5pm
Ghost Ships is a trio of actual sailboats that have been reconfigured and programmed by the artist to periodically unfurl sails, pivot rudders, and simulate navigation. The sailboats will seem to sail through the Museum’s sculpture court, with the beauty and innocent pleasure of sailing juxtaposed against the mystery and sinister undertones of unmanned boats sailing to who knows where. Three Ghost Ships (1991) epitomizes Chris Burden’s masterful fusion of real machinery and complex metaphor…See More
Nov 2, 2011
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Blastolene Weekend at Portland Art Museum

September 3, 2011 to September 4, 2011
The Blastolene Brothers will show off some of their recent projects Labor Day weekend at the Portland Art Museum. See their one-of-a-kind, always oversized, outrageous vehicles on display, and hear the brothers talk about their past and future ventures. Lecture is at noon on Saturday and repeats at 2 p.m. on Sunday. Don’t miss Dancing with the Cars on Saturday evening. Dancing, drinks and The D.K. Stewart Band will be outdoors on the sculpture mall. Expect a Blastolene party on this holiday…See More
Sep 2, 2011
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Blastolene Weekend at Portland Art Museum

September 3, 2011 to September 4, 2011
The Blastolene Brothers will show off some of their recent projects Labor Day weekend at the Portland Art Museum. See their one-of-a-kind, always oversized, outrageous vehicles on display, and hear the brothers talk about their past and future ventures. Lecture is at noon on Saturday and repeats at 2 p.m. on Sunday. Don’t miss Dancing with the Cars on Saturday evening. Dancing, drinks and The D.K. Stewart Band will be outdoors on the sculpture mall. Expect a Blastolene party on this holiday…See More
Aug 24, 2011
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Museum Family Day: The Allure of the Automobile (FREE event) at Portland Art Museum

August 27, 2011 from 10am to 5pm
Have fun with the whole family and get inspired by the artistry and the stories behind the cars in The Allure of the Automobile. Check out the art car from Children’s Healing Art Project (CHAP), get up close and personal with Cars in the Park, and as always, eat, drink, and have fun at our summer Museum Family Day. Family activities also include art making and a road trip tour through the Museum. This event is presented in partnership with CHAP.See More
Aug 15, 2011
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Driving Change: The Impact and Emotion of the Automobile at Portland Art Museum

July 24, 2011 from 2pm to 3pm
As part of the Allure of the Automobile exhibition, sit down with professional designers for a conversation about how the automobile has shaped our collective design perspective. Join in a discussion of how the historical and cultural changes of car design have impacted our daily lives. Panel members include renowned designers Phil Frank, John Manoogian II, and Mark Schoening.See More
Jul 20, 2011
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Driving Change: The Impact and Emotion of the Automobile at Portland Art Museum

July 24, 2011 from 2pm to 3pm
As part of the Allure of the Automobile exhibition, sit down with professional designers for a conversation about how the automobile has shaped our collective design perspective. Join in a discussion of how the historical and cultural changes of car design have impacted our daily lives. Panel members include renowned designers Phil Frank, John Manoogian II, and Mark Schoening.See More
Jul 18, 2011

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Which Portland neighborhood do you call home? Or, are you Moving to Portland?
Downtown
About Me:
Founded in late 1892, the Portland Art Museum is the seventh oldest museum in the United States and the oldest in the Pacific Northwest. The Museum is internationally recognized for its permanent collection and ambitious special exhibitions, drawn from the Museum’s holdings and the world’s finest public and private collections.

The Museum’s collection of more than 42,000 objects, displayed in 112,000 square feet of galleries, reflects the history of art from ancient times to today. The collection is distinguished for its holdings of art of the native peoples of North America, English silver, and the graphic arts. An active collecting institution dedicated to preserving great art for the enrichment of future generations, the Museum devotes 90 percent of its gallery space to its permanent collection.

The Museum’s campus of landmark buildings, a cornerstone of Portland’s cultural district, includes the Jubitz Center for Modern and Contemporary Art, the Gilkey Center for Graphic Arts, and the Northwest Film Center. With a membership of over 23,000 households and serving more than 350,000 visitors annually, the Museum is a premier venue for education in the visual arts.
What do you love about Portland?
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What's your favorite Portland neighborhood and why?
Downtown

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Artistic Portland Will Make A Splash at First Thursday Art Walk on August 2, 2018 at Artistic Portland

August 2, 2018 from 2pm to 6pm
The Art Co-operative will make a splash into August at the First Thursday Art Walk between 4-6 p.m. on August 2, 2018. Many of the member artists will be present to talk about their latest works and will encourage visitors to express their own creativity by painting a ceramic bisque-fired bowl.  Georgie's Ceramic & Clay is sponsoring by providing the raw clay and the rest will be supplied by the Co-op.  Once glazed, the bowls will be fired and available for $10 with all proceeds going to…See More
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Audition for The Portland Ballet! at The Portland Ballet

August 5, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm
Audition for The Portland Ballet!2018/19 Curriculum/Career Track programAges 8-11, Registration @ NoonAges 12-22, Registration @ 1:30pmDress Code:Girls - Simple leotard, pink tights and ballet slippers (if applicable, pointe shoes)Boys - Black tights, white T-shirt/leotard and ballet slipperslearn more @ theportlandballet.orgSee More
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Free Ballet Series for Ages 6-9! at The Portland Ballet

September 15, 2018 from 12:30pm to 1:30pm
Ages 6-9 • September 15, 22, 29Saturdays • 11:15am - 12:15pm & 12:30pm - 1:30pmLEARN MORE >The Free Pre-Ballet Series introduces young dancers, ages 6-9, to the fundamentals of ballet. These free classes help children decide if ballet is right for them. We welcome all new dancers in this commitment-free, three-class series, with the goal of giving students the basic…See More
Jul 6
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Welcome To Wellness @ Jamison Square at Jamison Square

July 28, 2018 from 9am to 2pm
Join us for a morning filled with fun activities and giveaways. You’ll have a chance to meet your local health and wellness advocates and participate in games such as ‘Guess Your Muscle Asymmetry’ and ‘Test Your Strength’! This family-friendly activity will have multiple raffles including prizes for yoga, barre and indoor cycling from your favorite studios.See More
Jun 21
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BodyVox Dance at Elk Cove Vineyards | June 30, 2018 at Elk Cove Vineyards

June 30, 2018 from 6pm to 8pm
Led by Emmy Award-winning choreographers Jamey Hampton & Ashley Roland, BodyVox is known for its visual virtuosity, distinctive wit, and unique ability to combine dance, theater, and film. Elk Cove and our sister winery Pike Road are proud supporters of BodyVox and Elk Cove founder Joe Campbell sits on the dance company’s board of directors. This year we are bringing BodyVox into the vineyard with an outdoor performance – bring your picnic! Saturday, June 306 – 8 pmTickets: $30 …See More
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Nerd Communion: Geek in the City LIVE SHOW & Wine Tasting at Pairings Portland Wine Shop & Bar

June 20, 2018 from 7pm to 11pm
Come to Pairings Portland Wine Shop & Bar June 20 for Nerd Communion, where Portland’s premier award-winning nerdy podcast, Geek in the City, will host a wine tasting and record a live episode of the podcast at 7:00 pm! Just $30 to taste nine wines--three paired to Aaron Duran—also local writer of the La Brujeria comic book series and Welcome to Grizzlydale YA novels—Kaebel Hashitani—who perfectly portrayed Sulu in Portland’s late, lamented Trek in the Park—and Denise Espinoza—an inspiring…See More
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