The paintings of local artist Betty Chilstrom will be shown this May, with an opening during First Friday in Portland’s Central Eastside Arts District. The collection includes numerous Portland houses, buildings, bridges, trains, and cityscapes. Chilstrom, who has been painting for 55 years, captures each subject in a colorful storybook-like setting. Come find out if your house is in the show! Some proceeds go to the Architectural Heritage Center with a portion going to the Buckman Historic…See More
Japanese folk textiles present a wonderful diversity of regional traditions. This presentation includes rare items such as a banana-fiber kimono, a sashiko embroidered jacket, and futon covers adorned with phoenixes, lions and gunboats.1219 SW Park Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97205.www.portlandartmuseum.org503 226 2811See More
Over 200 SE Portland artists show and sell their paintings, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics, pottery, yard art, metal work, collage, encaustic, glass and textile works in the Southeast neighborhood of Portland, Oregon. See and meet artists in their native environments in their homes, studios and businesses. The event is free!Walking/Biking maps are available online and at neighborhood businesses.See More
"Hi Rick, original poster here. Thanks so much for your response. Actually, my sister just got her dream job and won't be coming with me so I will be looking for a roomie via Craigslist, and I can be a bit more flexible now.…"
"Note for anyone else coming to this discussion. Rental prices in Portland are shooting up quick. $1000 might be able to find a one bedroom/one bath as of now. But they are disappearing quickly and going off the market quickly. If you look in East…"
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Join us this Thursday, July 2nd, for our First Thursday Browse with a Brew! We have hundreds of brightly painted, beautifully stained, and totally unfinished pieces to choose from. Our wide selection is all handcrafted, solid wood, and wholesale. Stop in, grab a beer or a glass of wine, and find inspiration for your summer home update! We will be serving drinks from 4pm 6pm. We hope to see you there!See More
February 11, 2016 at 7:30pm to March 5, 2016 at 2pm
Presented in Spanish with supertitles in EnglishBy Héctor Quintero | Directed by Yvonne López ArenalThrough thick and thin forever!A tragicomedy set in Havana during the second half of the 1950s, just before the Cuban revolution takes hold. When an optimistic, materialistic matriarch battles to create the appearance of wealth in front of her neighbors, she only succeeds in creating chaos for the whole family and risking what’s most important!See More