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Electric Letterland

Win Tickets ($50): Electric Letterland: A Walking Tour of Portland’s Historic Neon Signs | Learn Significance of Vintage Designs, Hosted by Graphic Designer Kate Widdows

October 27 Through Downtown Portalnd – Take a twilight journey down Portland’s oldest streets to see the city’s most imaginative, historic neon gems. Steeped in architectural significance and a playful, pioneering spirit, these glowing beauties create a magical nightscape, connecting us to Portland’s sordid past, the richness of urban life, and a humble yet other-worldly, […]

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Electric Letterland

Electric Letterland: A Walking Tour of Downtown Portland’s Historic Neon Signs | Learn Significance of Vintage Designs, Hosted by Graphic Designer Kate Widdows

October 27 in Downtown Portland – Take a twilight journey down Portland’s oldest streets to see the city’s most imaginative, historic neon gems. Steeped in architectural significance and a playful, pioneering spirit, these glowing beauties create a magical nightscape, connecting us to Portland’s sordid past, the richness of urban life, and a humble yet other-worldly, […]

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A Golden Age of Poster Design: Magazine Posters from the 1890s On Display @ Pittock Mansion

Feb. 1 – July 9

Discover the beauty of antique posters and their role in advertising. Advertising long relied on handbills and posters, but improvements to lithographic printing in the 1880s meant publishers could inexpensively reproduce colorful artwork. The new artistic possibilities prompted an international poster craze and elevated graphic design to a fine art. (more…)

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Rai Villanueva: Live Art | Friday, September 4 @ Egyptian Club

Posted by Meagan Kate Portland artist brings aerosol indoors Calling Portland a creative town is an understatement; many Portlanders consider themselves artists, live with artists, work with artists. Few, however, are gaining popularity as quickly as Rai Villanueva. Rai's medium and live art appearances have gotten her some unique opportunities and an impressive fanbase. After […]

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Nathalie & Meagan Take Bumbershoot | September 5-7th, Seattle

Looking for Portland weekend events? Check out our list here! Posted by Meagan Kate Well, PDX Pipeline readers, we have exciting news! Fellow writer Nathalie Weinstein and I will be attending the Bumbershoot Music Festival next weekend. Bumbershoot®: Seattle's Music & Arts Festival is in it's 39th year drawing the best in comedy, music, theatre, […]

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picture of M.A.R.C., Portland, Oregon

March 9: "models becoming various definitions of body art" | Fez Ballroom

M.A.R.C. is an aspiring non-profit community project working to provide support and resources for those desiring to pursue their creative goals in this not-so-cheap society we live in. We offer FREE classes, workshops, and counseling sessions for youth and the general community in the arenas of art, music, and overall healing. Our first fundraiser will […]

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March 1, 2: SE Portland Art Walk

Just in case you somehow missed it, the SE Portland ArtWalk is today. Here is the description from the site: The SE Area ARTWalk will allow you the opportunity to go on a FREE, self-guided tour by visiting the studios, home workspaces, galleries, host homes and businesses within the “walkable/bikeable/busable” boundaries of SE 9th – […]

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Church of Girl, Portland, Oregon

March 1 | Church of Girl | Benefit Event for Portland's Women in the Arts | Someday Lounge

From Someday Lounge: On Saturday, March 1, 2008, Church of Girl is hosting a benefit event for Portland's emerging non-profit organization supporting Women in the Arts; Siren Nation. The evening will include an international collection of music videos from up-and-coming and established bands and solo artists from Scotland, England, Australia, Germany, Sweden and all across […]

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Andrea Heimer Art

Feb 7: New work by Andrea Heimer during month of February | Berbati's

Berbati Restaurant and Mona Superhero present: New Work by painter/silkscreener and certified rock star Andrea Heimer. February 7th – February 29th With opening reception on Thursday, February 7th from 6-9pm. Music provided by DJ King Fader. Andrea Heimer is a 26 year old self-taught painter originally from Montana, currently hailing from Bellingham, Washington. Her work […]

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worksound Portland

Feb 1: First Friday | Collection of works by 10 Female artists of PDX and San Francisco

Sent over from our good friends at Worksound: Accoutré Collection of works by 10 Female artists of PDX and San Francisco. JACLYNN FRONCZAK painting SARAH KAMSLER painting AJNA LICHAU video (san francisco) NICOLE LINDE drawing KRISTIE MACPHERSON painting CARRIE MOORE drawing AMBER MOSS-JENSEN sculpture VALERIE WALLACE painting collaborative installation and performance by CHELSEA HEFFNER,TRICIA MARTIN […]

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Sarah P Stumptown Art Show

Sarah's Opening (not that one, perv)

The Mayor of Belmont has written in about tonight's art show at Stumptown mentioned in the previous post. Julian, Portland-based illustrator Sarah Peters is having an art opening tonight at Stumptown Downtown (128 SW 3rd Ave.). Her moody and precise line illustrations of sinking ships, crisscrossed power lines, and nude women in compromising poses have […]

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