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Events for September 17th 2014

12:00 am
September 12th to September 28th
Innovative & Traditional Mosaic Portrait
Miracle Theatre Group
Miracle Theatre

The exhibition "Innovative and traditional Mosaic Portrait" explores different approaches to portraiture as well as the subjects. The portraits...more info




7:00 pm
September 15th to September 17th
Play Readings
Miracle Theatre Group
Miracle Theatre

BLIND DATE - English By Mario Diament Directed by Michael Griggs Monday Sep. 15 at 7:00 pm. NO CHILD - English By Nilaja Sun Directed by Eric Lyness...more info




7:30 pm
September 12th to October 5th
Artists Rep presents "Intimate Apparel"
Artists Repertory Theatre
Alder Stage

Set in 1905 NYC, this riveting tale is about the empowerment of Esther, an African American seamstress who creates exquisite lingerie for Fifth...more info




Exhibits, Festivals, and other Events

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




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 25th to September 18th
Two Ways Down
Reed College-Feldenheim Gallery
Edith Feldenheimer Gallery

Two Ways Down 2014 Drawn Animated Installation Reflecting on the momentary nature of life, This fantastical piece uses thrown shadows from tabletop...more info




August 30th to December 14th
This is War! Graphic Arts from the Great War, 1914-1918
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

This year marks the centenary of the commencement of the Great War, the conflict that engulfed Europe and altered the course of twentieth-century...more info




September 1st to September 30th
Tribute: Portraits of Working Heroes on the Light Rail Bridge
Christopher B. Mooney
Umpqua Bank

What: The project is to create a visual artistic record of the building of the Portland- Milwaukie Light Rail Willamette River Bridge using...more info




September 3rd to September 28th
Joe Vitone - Family Records
Blue Sky Gallery
blue sky gallery

Family Records In 1998 artist Joe Vitone began photographing his immediate and extended family, lovingly documenting multiple generations living in...more info




September 3rd to September 28th
Gesche Wurfel - Basement Sanctuaries
Blue Sky Gallery
blue sky gallery

Basement Sanctuaries While searching with her husband for apartments in upper Manhattan, Gesche Würfel became curious about the superintendents...more info




September 5th to September 30th
Metro 14: Corbett/Kathryn at Multnomah Arts Center
RACC
Multnomah Arts Center

METRO 14: Tyler Corbett and Erinn Kathryn at Multnomah Arts Center Gallery September 5-30th, 2014 MULTNOMAH ARTS CENTER, 7688 SW CAPITOL HWY,...more info




September 9th to December 14th
Clearing
Lewis & Clark College Hoffman Gallery
Ronna and Eric Hoffman Gallery of Contemporary Art

Clearing is a multidisciplinary exhibition involving drawing ,sculpture ,photography, and projections that takes place both in and outside of the...more info




September 11th to September 21st
TBA:14 Time-Based Art Festival
PICA
Various Portland locations

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art presents the 12th annual Time-Based Art Festival (TBA), September 11?21, 2014, featuring local, national, and...more info




September 11th to September 21st
TBA:14
PICA
Various Portland locations

The 2014 TBA Festival will be presented September 11th through 21st, with visual art exhibits running through October. PICA's annual Time-Based Art...more info




September 12th to September 28th
Innovative & Traditional Mosaic Portrait
Miracle Theatre Group
Miracle Theatre

The exhibition "Innovative and traditional Mosaic Portrait" explores different approaches to portraiture as well as the subjects. The portraits...more info




September 12th to September 28th
La Luna Nueva 2014
Miracle Theatre Group
Milagro Theatre

La Luna Nueva or, New Moon, is a phase in which the moon is between the earth and the sun, present but invisible to the eye. The beauty of the moon...more info




October 4th to October 28th
Jo Hamilton: Our House of Portland: A Portrait in Yarn, #1: Dr. 'Sir' Steven Toth
Jo Hamilton
Sum Gallery

With her new project, funded by a grant from the Regional Arts & Culture Council, Jo Hamilton begins to chronicle in yarn the people -residents,...more info




October 18th to January 11th
In Passionate Pursiot - The Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Collection and Legacy
Portland Art Museum
The 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...more info




October 18th to January 11th
Blue Sky - The Oregon Center for the Photographic Arts at 40
Portland Art Museum
The 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...more info




November 1st to November 30th
Jo Hamilton: Our House of Portland: A Portrait in Yarn, #1: Dr. 'Sir' Steven Toth
Jo Hamilton
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,...more info




December 1st to January 31st
Jo Hamilton: Our House of Portland: A Portrait in Yarn, #1: Dr. 'Sir' Steven Toth
Jo Hamilton
Our House of Portland

With her new project, funded by a grant from the Regional Arts & Culture Council, Jo Hamilton begins to chronicle in yarn the people -residents,...more info




February 7th to May 3rd
Italian Style - Fashion Since 1945
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

This major exhibition will be a glamorous, comprehensive look at Italian Fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day. The story...more info




June 13th to September 13th
Gods and Heroes - Masterpieces from the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, Paris
Portland Art Museum
The Portland Art Museum

This rich overview of masterpieces from the École des Beaux-Arts?the original school of fine arts in Paris and a repository for work by Europe?s most...more info