Calendar

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Events for August 22nd 2014

5:00 pm
October 25th to December 26th
Portland Art Museum Free Fourth Friday
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

The Museum offers free general admission on the fourth Friday of every month from 5-8...more info




5:00 pm
January 24th to December 26th
Portland Art Museum Free Days
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

The Museum offers free general admission on the fourth Friday of every month from 5-8 p.m. The Museum also offers free admission and special family...more info




7:00 pm
August 22nd
THE TALE OF THE FOX
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

DIRECTOR: IRENE AND WLADYSLAW STAREWICZ FRANCE, 1930/1937 An inspiration for Anderson?s FANTASTIC MR. FOX, this whimsical tale was one of the first...more info




8:30 pm
August 22nd to August 23rd
FANTASTIC MR. FOX
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

DIRECTOR: WES ANDERSON US, 2009 Anderson?s first animated film, adapted from a story by legendary children?s author Roald Dahl, is a stop-motion...more info




Exhibits, Festivals, and other Events

February 28th to August 23rd
Portland Collects: British Ceramics
Museum of Contemporary Craft
Museum of Contemporary Craft

This exhibition, the first of its kind in Portland since 1951, boldly mingles local and global perspectives by examining the relationship between...more info




June 14th to September 21st
The Art of the Louvre's Tuileries Garden
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

Paris will come to the Park Blocks this summer with this international exhibition celebrating the Tuileries Garden. This stunning exhibition explores...more info




June 20th to August 27th
NORTHWEST TRACKING
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

Our Northwest Tracking programs showcase the work of independent filmmakers living and working in the Northwest?Alaska, British Columbia, Idaho,...more info




July 2nd to August 30th
Bullseye Gallery presents Emily Nachison andThe Realm of Quantifiable Truths
Bullseye Gallery
Bullseye Gallery

Emily Nachison: The Realm of Quantifiable Truths A solo exhibition exploring measurement, materiality and...more info




July 5th to August 29th
KALEIDOSCOPIC VISIONS: ANIMATION CLASSICS
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

Our recent Studio Ghibli retrospective inspires this deeper dive into worlds brought to life by the magic of animators. Brilliant color, fantastic...more info




July 12th to August 31st
WES'S WORLD: WES ANDERSON AND HIS INFLUENCES
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

While Wes Anderson has become one of the most internationally heralded directors over the last decade, his quirky, meticulous films have remained a...more info




July 24th to August 28th
Top Down: Rooftop Cinema
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

Join us atop the Hotel deLuxe's parking structure at SW 15th and Yamhill for our 10th annual program of cinema under the stars. Doors open at 7 PM...more info




August 1st to September 30th
Oregon's Painted History
Anna Magruder
Architectural Heritage Center

Oregon's Painted History: Oregon's hidden past revealed through historic surrealist paintings Artist Reception: August 1, 2014, 6-8pm Viewing hours:...more info




August 5th to September 30th
WATER, the making of an artist's book, August 5 - September 30, 2014
Shu-Ju Wang
John Wilson Special Collections Central Library

John Wilson Special Collections Multnomah County Central Library August 5 - Sept 30, 2014 A collaboration between visual artist Shu-Ju Wang and poet...more info




August 5th to August 31st
FLUID DYNAMICS, AUGUST 5-31, 2014
Shu-Ju Wang
Waterstone Gallery

Paintings and artist's books by Shu-Ju Wang at Waterstone Gallery, 424 NW 12th Avenue, Portland, Oregon. Wang examines the fluidity of identity and...more info




August 6th to August 31st
Hidden Mother : Photography Exhibition at Blue Sky
Blue Sky Gallery
blue sky gallery

For the exhibition Hidden Mother, artist Laura Larson has curated an extensive collection of nineteenth-century tintypes featuring portraits of...more info




August 6th to August 31st
Goseong Choi - At the End of Winter
Blue Sky Gallery
blue sky gallery

At the End of Winter is a quiet, thought-provoking series by photographer Goseong Choi that focuses on the domestic life of his extended family and,...more info




8:30 pm

August 22nd to August 23rd
FANTASTIC MR. FOX
nwFilmCenter
The Whitsell Auditorium

DIRECTOR: WES ANDERSON US, 2009 Anderson?s first animated film, adapted from a story by legendary children?s author Roald Dahl, is a stop-motion...more info