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Local Design

Get a Load of Portland’s Most Lavish Wall Art

Custom-painted Rorschach inkblots to fanciful barn owls, forget all your ideas about fusty wallpaper.

  • By Heather V. Keeling and Kelly Clarke
  • Published 09/21/2016

Profile

Maverick Portland Developer Kevin Cavenaugh Builds Diamonds of Design in the Urban Rough

And his four-word motto? “Don’t be a dick.”

  • By Leah Sottile
  • Published 09/21/2016

Home Design

Ten Great New Portland Homes

Modern. Eco-ambitious. Rotating? Yes. Yes. Yes!

  • By Zach Dundas and Randy Gragg
  • Published 09/21/2016

Profile

Interior Designer Andee Hess Puts the Portland Aesthetic on the National Map

Wiz Bang Bar to House Spirits, Hess and her company are behind some of this city’s sharpest spaces.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 09/21/2016

Kitchen Design

Five Phenomenal Portland Kitchens

When it comes to reinventing the heart of the home, craft and style count.

  • By Brian Libby
  • Published 09/21/2016

Jewelry

Five Portland Jewelry Designers Show Off Their Stuff

Gold-plated sunglasses. Granite pendants. Recycled guitar string earrings. Affordable to fancy, adorn yourself.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/21/2016

Trophy Case

13 Winning Home, Tech, and Fashion Finds in Local Design

Beautiful backpacks to custom claw-foot tubs, these Portland-designed goods are a step above.

  • By Marty Patail and Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/21/2016

Meet Your Maker

Since 1947, Langlitz Leathers Has Crafted Portland’s Coolest Motorcycle Jackets

And it all started with a bad bike crash.

  • By Leah Sottile
  • Published 09/21/2016

Meet Your Maker

Textile Artist Tricia Langman Brings the World of Batik to Portland

The native Londoner unites a DIY ethic with international design.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 09/21/2016

Meet Your Maker

Portlander Kurt Mottweiler Crafts Crazy-Cool Analog Cameras

Gizmodo likens his work to “mysterious nautical equipment.”

  • By Rebecca Jacobson
  • Published 09/21/2016

Meet Your Maker

Fine Art to Adult Coloring Books, Portlander Lisa Congdon Makes Her Own Business Model

“If you want to make a living as an artist, you have to do a lot of everything.”

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 09/21/2016

Essay

Portland Is Growing Like Never Before. What Should We Do Next?

Meet six imperatives of Portland’s urban future.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 09/21/2016

Face-Off

Here Are the Best Things Kanye West Has Said (or Rapped) about Nike

Yeezy takes on the Beaverton shoe giant.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 09/21/2016

Devout Design

This Central Oregon Church Takes Its Design Cues from the High Desert

The minimalist, airy space reflects the Bend congregation’s veneration for nature.

  • By Katie Vaughan
  • Published 09/21/2016

Commute of the Future

This Waterslide Is the Most Brilliantly Crazy Mass Transportation Idea You’ve Ever Seen

Portland design firm Industry reveals its blueprints for an intercity waterslide.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 09/21/2016

Q&A

Multnomah Whiskey Library to WM Goods, the Secrets of Some of Portland’s Sharpest Spaces

Dishing with ELK Collective cofounders Kelly Ogden and Larissa Burden.

  • By Claire Colby
  • Published 09/21/2016

Q&A

Can Tiny Homes Help Solve Homelessness?

“It’s a logical way of upsizing from a tent,” says urban planner Andrew Heben.

  • By Ramona DeNies
  • Published 09/21/2016

Home Design

Oregon’s Most Famous Mime Built a Hobbit House in West Linn

And it’s on sale for $675,000.

  • By Caitlin Collins
  • Published 09/21/2016

Office Party

Welcome to Portland’s Newest, Coolest Work Spaces

Instrument. Swift. Albina Yard. You wish you worked here.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 09/21/2016

Q&A

Can a Call Center Be a Showcase for Enlightened Design?

Airbnb thinks so.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 09/21/2016
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