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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.
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What's your favorite Portland neighborhood and why?
Downtown

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Winter Break Camp at Portland Audubon at Audubon Society of Portland

December 17, 2018 at 8:45am to December 28, 2018 at 4:15pm
Don't miss Portland Audubon's Winter Break camp! Whether campers are snowshoeing on Mt. Hood and staying overnight at our new Marmot Cabin, learning the art of candle-making, visiting a wolf sanctuary, or making nature inspired art, our educators are dedicated to helping every camper build an authentic and meaningful relationship with the natural world, all while playing games, making friends and exploring!See More
Oct 23
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Oregon Sinfonietta Performs Mahler Symphony No. 4 in Free Concert at Sunnyside Seventh-day Adventist Church

November 4, 2018 from 3pm to 4:30pm
The award-winning Oregon Sinfonietta, now in its 46th season and conducted by Dr. Donald L. Appert, is a full symphony orchestra of 75+ members that draws together community musicians from the greater Portland metro area. The Sinfonietta performs four free concerts per season. On Sunday, November 4, 2018 at 3:00 pm, the orchestra presents Gustav Mahler’s Symphony No 4. in G Major. Joining the orchestra for this…See More
Sep 22
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Holiday Wine Sale: 12 for $12 at Pairings Portland Wine Shop & Bar

September 28, 2018 at 12pm to September 30, 2018 at 6pm
Come stock up on delicious wine for the holidays! Here's how it works:• 12 handpicked wines all selling for $12 a bottle• $12 to taste all 12 wines• 12% off EVERY BOTTLE on our shelves• BONUS GIFT: Two tickets to a Food & Wine Pairing Class when you buy 12+ bottlesJoin us:Friday Sept 28--12 to 10 pmSaturday Sept 29--12 to 10 pmSunday Sept 30--12-6 pmSee More
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Artistic Portland introduces “Art After Dark” at First Thursday Gallery Art Walk in October 2018 at Artistic Portland

October 4, 2018 from 2pm to 9pm
Artistic Portland, a downtown co-operative gallery of 40 local artists, will open its doors for “Art After Dark,” from 6:30 to 9:00 pm, on October 4, 2018.  The evening of music, wine, food and art will give the public a chance to meet many of the artists behind the creative work at the gallery. Husband and wife duo The Sweet Peas will play from 7:00 to 9:00 pm, and everyone is welcome to the free event. This summer Artistic Portland celebrated its five-year anniversary at 318 SW Taylor Street,…See More
Sep 13
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Sophisticated Beads Holiday Jewelry Show at Monarch Hotel & Conference Center

November 17, 2018 from 10am to 5pm
Homemade refreshments, holiday beverages, prizes and stress free shopping all in one location!Our designs are handcrafted with a vibrant assortment of semi-precious stones accented with Austrian Swarovski crystals, pearls and sterling silver. We design with unique gemstones to create wonderful women’s jewelry that can be worn for a special occasion or every day.Beads On a Mission are two of our jewelry lines that include bracelets in which 10% of the proceeds go to five cancer foundations and…See More
Sep 7
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Artistic Portland Celebrates the Gorgeous Gorge at First Thursday Art Walk on September 6, 2018 at Artistic Portland

September 6, 2018 from 2pm to 6pm
The Art Co-operative will honor the gorgeous Columbia Gorge at the First Thursday Art Walk between 4-6 p.m. on September 6, 2018.  The 50-foot frontage windows will artfully play on the mighty Columbia River that helped formed the region.  Many of the 40 member artists will be present to talk about their latest works and will again encourage visitors to express their own creativity for free by painting a ceramic bisque-fired bowl.  The very popular Community Bowl Project is sponsored by…See More
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