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.
Governor Brown is running for her first election as governor after assuming the governorship in February 2015 following the resignation of Governor John Kitzhaber. As governor she prioritizes making the government more accountable, improving public education, building strong and safe communities, fostering a climate for business growth and innovation, and standing up for working families. Come hear her lay out what she has accomplished since she became governor and what her vision is for the…See More
Sophisticated Beads will be hosting a jewelry show Saturday, November 19th from 10:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Monarch Hotel in Clackamas, Oregon. The hotel, 12566 SE 93rd Ave, is located off I-205 and Sunnyside Road, near Clackamas Town Center. 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…See More
I'm a self-employed artist, and will be moving to Portland in the Fall. I'd like to live in a neighborhood where there are other creative folks, doing their thing. Other factors that are important to me in a neighborhood are a sense of community, proximity to parks and bike paths, and easy access to public transportation; someplace that has plenty of social gathering spots, such as cafes, pubs, little restaurants, etc. and activities available like yoga, dance, open-mike and music jams. Any…See More
Artistic Portland will be hosting a First Thursday September 1st event from 4pm to 6 pm with a Back-To-School theme featuring fashions in jewelry, scarves and other fiber arts. The 50-member artists’ co-operative will be hosting Bull Run Distilling Company - crafting their spirits from the local Bull Run watershed. The public is invited for tastings. Many of the Co-op’s artists will attend to answer questions about their art and share some of their creative processes.In addition to finished…See More
"Hi Faliscia, I too will be moving to Portland this year, but not until the Fall. Since you're a bit ahead of me, I'm wondering if you might have any advice? Did you find what you were looking for? And, if so, what resources did you…"