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Events for November 24th 2014

12:00 pm
October 27th to December 5th
"The Watcher Files" exhibition
North Portland Library, 512 N Killingsworth Street, Portland OR 97217

Artists Garrick Imatani & Kaia Sand have been in residence at the City of Portland Archives and Records Center (PARC) since 2013, and will present their selections from the work they have produced at a special exhibit at the North Portland Library, 512 N Killingworth Street from October 27 –...more info

Exhibits, Festivals, and Films

All Day
November 1st to November 30th
Jo Hamilton: Our House of Portland
Q Center

With her new project, funded by a grant from the Regional Arts & Culture Council, Jo Hamilton begins to chronicle in yarn the people -residents, volunteers, staff- of Our House of Portland, a residential AIDS care facility in SE where she has been a volunteer for the last ten years. The first...more info

8:00 am
November 10th to December 5th
Portland Building Installation: "Parts of No Sum" by Noah Greene
ortland Building, 1120 SW 5th Avenue, Portland

In response to Michael Graves, the architect who designed the Portland Building, the installationParts of No Sum by Noah Greene seeks to invert the architect’s emphasis on the union of symbol and structure by examining the symbolic function of dislocated architectural material. The foundation of...more info

10:00 am
November 7th to January 31st
"Oregon's Painted History" by Anna Magruder
Portland’5 Centers for the Arts

Portland artist Anna Magruder loves painting people from the past, going on vintage treasure hunts, and is always on the lookout for striking images and stories from bygone days. Her recent project, "Oregon's Painted History" brings those interests together. Funded in part by the Regional Arts and...more info

10:00 am
October 18th to January 11th
Blue Sky: The Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts at 40
Portland Art Museum

Over the past four decades, Portland’s Blue Sky Gallery has risen from an upstart artists’ collective to a mature, nationally recognized nonprofit photographic space. This major survey exhibition of more than 120 works by artists shown at Blue Sky will demonstrate the critical role that the gallery...more info

10:00 am
October 18th to January 11th
Portland Art Museum presents In Passionate Pursuit
Portland Art Museum

In Passionate Pursuit explores the richly diverse collection of Arlene and the late Harold Schnitzer, their promised gift to the community, and the profound impact they have had as philanthropists on cultural patronage in Portland. For more than half a century, the Schnitzers have collected art....more info

10:00 am
November 7th to November 29th
Traps, Flows, Echoes
Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)

Roger Peet, a Portland artist, opens an ambitious show of video, installation, and print work addressing the idea of the trap in physical and cultural realms. Much of the show grows from Peet's work in the remote and strife-torn forests of the Democratic Republic of Congo, and from his weird and...more info

12:00 pm
November 21st to January 4th
Sightings at DISJECTA

Sightings is an exhibition of recent video works by Kevin Cooley and Jessica Mallios. Both artists explore spatial dynamics through movement while utilizing a singular point of view to present new perspectives. By adopting cinematic tools, such as tracking and looping, to highlight objects and...more info

6:30 pm
November 24th
Culinaria Vol. 5

Disjecta continues its successful second season of this chef-driven dinner series, bringing food lovers and art lovers together around the table in one of Portland’s most stunning spaces. Chef Aaron Barnett will be presenting a uniquely collaborated multiple course dinner to highlight the featured...more info