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Out and About

Documentation of Home Life

Nikki McClure is a DIY maven, but her art is museum-worthy; see it at the Museum of Contemporary Craft.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 10/14/2011

Out and About

Utility, Beauty and the Bicycle

Improving the design of the bicycle? Yes, there’s still plenty to do, and Vitruvian principles apply.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 09/28/2011

Out and About

Portland's Architecture + Design Month Starts September 29

A whole month to indulge in design-oriented exhibits, tours, lectures and parties.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 09/15/2011

collective review

TBA 2011: Jesse Sugarmann

Sometimes Nothing (everything) Happens

  • By Claudia La Rocco
  • Published 09/13/2011

more than bargained for

TBA 2011: ©ardiff

How David Eckard’s "carnival barker" character, and TBA lookie-loos, got their mettle sorely tested by a drunk bystander.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 09/10/2011

DIY

ADX: Making It In PDX

A welcoming community work space for designers and makers of all levels.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 09/09/2011

DIY

Photos Go From Digital to Plywerk

Plywerk will print and mount your digital photo files onto elegant eco-friendly "frames."

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 09/02/2011

DIY

Mudsharks Play Well with Red Clay

A grass roots online design contest company enlists fabrication help from some Portland guys who like to get muddy.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 08/30/2011

Desirables

All Hail the Ancient Art of Mosaic

Hail Mary is a shop and mosaic studio filled with quirky beauty.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/22/2011

Out and About

Japan Without a Passport

Zen beauty and no-hassle travel at the Portland Japanese Garden’s Behind the Shoji art show and sale.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 07/14/2011

Read This

Poetry in Place

Forget the workaday functionality of ordinary maps; in this book, author Denis Wood redraws and redefines his neighborhood based on everything from radio wav...

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 06/27/2011

Made in PDX

New Local Ceramic Tile

Swirls, swishes, and psychedelic colors and patterns mark the cool lines and retro-modern vibe of these tiles by new Portland company Clayhaus Ceramics.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 06/27/2011

Read

Handcrafted Images and Words on Modernism

This book is eye candy for anyone who loves modern domesticity. Leslie Williamson captures the intimate interiors of well-known designers in her book: Handcr...

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 06/14/2011

Out & About

Think It, Design It, Build It

ADX, a community design space, will have its grand opening June 3rd. The giant studio-meets-thinktank-meets factory is a new, shall we say, prototype, for de...

  • By Teri Gelber
  • Published 05/26/2011

Out and About

Nikki McClure Book Signing

Come meet renown PNW artist Nikki McClure and buy her most recent book, To Market, To Market at a book signing event on May 14.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 05/10/2011

visual art

John Henry Egan at Red E

John Henry Egan’s abstract textures expertly mimic a lucky accident.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 04/19/2011

Made in PDX

Free Paint from Yolo Colorhouse

Get free non-VOC paints April 19–22 in honor of Earth Day from Portland-based Yolo Colorhouse.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 04/15/2011

scene & herd

April’s First Thursday

A fly-by of a few April arts impressions.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 04/12/2011

gallery

Moves Management at North View Gallery

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 03/28/2011

performance

TBA 2011: First news

Curator Cathy Edwards says “cults, demigods, proselytizing, and fracturing” are the themes for this year’s dynamic September festival of dance, music and, an...

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 03/03/2011
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