Welcome to the group. If you have an interest in photography you should check out Northwest Center for Photography and the i witness gallery. The i witness gallery features work created by photographers from the Northwest exclusively. This includes work by seasoned and emerging professionals, as well as student photos created during Center workshops. The current DUALITY exhibit features 50 photos taken by award winning photographers Randy Olson and Melissa Farlow during 50 assignments for National Geographic Magazine, and runs through the end of April.
Jed Conklin’s TURNING CORNERS photo exhibit will be opening Friday, May 6 from 6-9 p.m—and his artist’s talk will be Saturday, May 7 from 2-3 p.m.
Gallery hours are Tue-Fri, noon-6pm and Sat from 1-6pm. The gallery is open late (From 6-9pm) for the First Friday Gallery walks and is located at 1028 SE Water Avenue, Suite 50, Portland—housed in the Northwest Center for photography (NCP) located in the Water Avenue Commerce Center building.
NCP workshops cover everything related to image making —from the moment of exposure to the art of presentation and everything in between. Workshops are designed for digital, film or video or B&W wet processing in our darkroom. NCP’s team of professional instructors—all passionate about photography—is committed to advancing the challenged and challenging the advanced. NCP believes having fun while learning is essential to the creative process and our goal is to provide a range of workshops suitable for the broadest audience—whether being taken for personal enrichment or if one is pursuing a career.
Jeanne Atkins will speak about her time as Secretary of State and some of the challenges that face Oregonians with the upcoming redistricting in 2020. March is Women’s History Month and Jeanne Atkins made history by successfully implementing the Oregon Motor Voter law, which automatically registers eligible residents to vote, a first in the nation. Jeanne Atkins was the fourth female Secretary of State and the tenth Secretary of State who was appointed to this role. When appointed, she…See More
Experience the Spirit of the Scots! World-class athletics, dance, music, children's games and more! For more than half a century, the Portland Highland Games is a day for sharing Scottish heritage and competition with the community of the greater Portland area on the third Saturday of July. The Portland Highland Games are a fun, family-friendly event with Scottish Highland music, athletics, dancing, piping and drumming competitions, and cultural activities including whiskey tasting. See More
Sophisticated Beads spring jewelry show will be Saturday, May 6th. The event is from 10am to 5pm at the Monarch Hotel, 12566 SE 93rd Avenue, Clackamas, OR.Refreshments, prizes and relaxing shopping experience await guests. Find the perfect gift for that special person for Mother’s Day or unique treasures for yourself!The Sophisticated Beads collection is handcrafted with semi-precious stones accented with a vibrant assortment of gems and sterling silver.Beads On a Mission - One of our specialty…See More
March 10, 2017 at 7:30pm to March 12, 2017 at 2:30pm
The Studio Company Performance, live at TPB's intimate studio theatre, showcases the exquisite dancers of The Portland Ballet's Career Track program. Contemporary and classical works feature the music of Gershwin and Patsy Cline and the choreography of John Clifford, Anne Mueller and BodyVox Co-Artistic Directors, Jamey Hampton and Ashley Roland. TPB is also proud and excited to celebrate its ongoing partnership with Kúkátónón Children’s African Dance Troupe, who will perform for the first…See More
Artist co-operative Artistic Portland will begin the great “March into Spring” on Thursday, March 2, 2017 between 4-6pm. After a cold winter, the artists are welcoming warmer days and some of the art will reflect the seasonal transformation. Many of the Co-op’s artists will be visiting with patrons to answer any questions they might have about their creations.Light refreshments will be provided. Pianist John Gilmore will be playing the uniquely decorated Mitsuko piano of Piano. Push. Play.…See More
Portland, Ore. — The Spring version of the largest all retro show in the country is coming up on March 4 & 5 at the Portland Expo Center. There will be hundreds of outstanding dealers coming from all over the country with more than 900 booths available to view – don’t miss it! If you are a treasure hunter, decorator, collector or just like to find pieces from your past, the Spring Expo Antique & Collectible Show is for you. At the March Antique & Collectible Show patrons can buy…See More
SPRING FORWARD Saturday, March 11th, 10 am – 5 pm and Sunday, March 12th, 10 am – 4 pm for the 27th Annual Buckman Art Show & Sell. The event is held at Buckman Art Focus Elementary School, where over 140 artists and craftspersons, great food, dance and music performances come together all to support the rich arts program that is Buckman Elementary’s legacy.The Buckman Art Show & Sell is truly a tradition in the Portland art scene. This 27 year old festival features art in almost every…See More