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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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Hotel Deluxe, 729 SW 15th Avenue • Portland, Oregon 97205

Feb 17: Oregon State Penitentiary | 7,500 Miles to Redemption | Hotel deLuxe

From Hotel Deluxe: 7,500 Miles to Redemption is a documentary about men, their emotional values and their sense of giving back in the Oregon State Penitentiary, stepping up to financially save a school 7,500 of miles away in Vietnam from closing. About: The Hotel deLuxe's Sunday Movie Night takes place the third Sunday of each month (with […]

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Dec 6: A Holiday Art Show featuring works by Kamala Dolphin-Kingsley, Pasha, Chris Haberman, Nubby Twiglet and many more.

From Mr. Haberman (he's making things happen people): Berbati Restaurant and Mona Superhero present: A Holiday Art Show featuring works by Kamala Dolphin-Kingsley, Pasha, Chris Haberman, Nubby Twiglet and many more. December 6th – December 30th with opening reception on Thursday, December from 6-9pm with music provided by DJ King Fader Berbati's 231 SW Ankeny […]

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Dr Sketchy's show at Dante's Inferno, Portland, Oregon

Dec 5: Draw Pictures of (or just look at) Hot Cabaret Models at Dante's–"When Cabaret Meets Art School"

I was told by MJ/Mirage (rumor has it she will be wearing a pink candy theme outfit) about this event Wednesday. You pay a little cash (goes to models), bring your sketchbook, and draw pictures of cabaret models. Apparently, it is done by “London” of Suicide Girl fame. I wonder how one could possibly get […]

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Christmas, Greek Cusina, 404 SW Washington St, Portland, OR, 97204

Dec 1, 2 Scanfair: "It brings joy to the short and dark days of a Scandinavian winter"

I was just looking at these pics I took of the Greek Cusina Octopus rocking the Santa Cap, when I remembered it is Scanfair time. you probably missed the ealr festivities today, but you can dance Scandinavian style tonight! From the Scandinavian Heritage Website: 23rd Annual — SCANFAIR — Celebrate the sight, sounds, tastes and […]

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Nov 25: "Few who read newspapers, books, ads or even film subtitles are consciously aware of the typefaces employed"

I am a big fan of the Wing-Dings, but apparently this Helvetica is doing alright as a type-face… From the Northwest Film Center: HELVETICA US 2007 Director: GARY HUSTWIT Sun Nov 25 5:00 PM & 7:00 PM Whitsell Auditorium Few who read newspapers, books, ads or even film subtitles are consciously aware of the typefaces […]

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The Ace Hotel

Reminder Nov 12: Cityscope Hosts Portland's First Pecha Kucha Night At The Ace Hotel

Sent over from Drew @ Works Partnership Architecture (Worksarchitecture.net) CITYSCOPE HOSTS PORTLAND'S FIRST PECHA KUCHA NIGHT AT THE ACE HOTEL cityscope is an architectural and urban study idea lab sponsored by Works Partnership Architecture LLC. As a collaborative workgroup whose goal is to raise the standards of urban interventions, we seek to mediate the academic […]

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Deep Water Bohemian Walking Tour of Portland, Oregon

Nov 11: Free Bohemian Walking Tour of Downtown Portland–"Deep Water"

Here is information from these guys (sounds like an interesting Sunday): Bohemian storytelling tours offers a radically unique walking tour of downtown Portland that is best described as site-specific street theater. Tour groups will be treated to theatrical and musical performance, poetry, and local history, and will be invited to actively participate. Now touring: Deep […]

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