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How One Local Musician Connects Portland's Greatest Bands

22 degrees of Dave Depper

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 04/27/2015

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The Story of Washington High School's Boom, Bust, and Rebirth as Revolution Hall

How the long-closed Southeast Portland high school became an ambitious new concert venue.

  • By Larisa Owechko
  • Published 04/02/2015

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Is This Man Portland's Best Storyteller?

With his new book, the storyteller cements his status as one of Portland’s finest raconteurs.

  • By Kevin Friedman
  • Published 02/02/2015

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Transforming Portland's Art-World Boundaries

How Philly transplant Amy Adams blurs lines with her east-side gallery.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 11/03/2014

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The Art Museum Brings a Bit of Paris to Portland

The Portland Art Museum pays homage to Paris's Tuileries Garden, one of the world’s most inspiring spaces.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 06/11/2014

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Profile Theater's Next Stage

After a tumultuous year, Profile’s artistic director Adriana Baer confronts the future.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 01/02/2014

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Wreck the Halls

Hark! This holiday season, four local theater companies are taking risks to cut through the seasonal show treacle.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 11/21/2013

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How Carli Davidson is Reinventing Pet Photography

A local photographer goes from blogs to book deal with her photos of dogs midshimmy.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 11/01/2013

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Tending Tradition at the Portland Japanese Garden

The world-class garden's CEO Steve Bloom and curator Sadafumi Uchiyama seek to reinvent an exquisite, endangered art.

  • By Ashley Anderson and Randy Gragg
  • Published 10/01/2013

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PDX Pop Now Turns 10

After a decade, the all-ages, all-volunteer, all-free festival stands as a pillar of the Portland music scene.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 06/14/2013

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Dancer Linda Austin Reaches for 30

Portland’s doyenne of experimental dance returns to the work that sparked her career.

  • By Heather Wisner
  • Published 06/03/2013

DESIGN MATTERS

Portland, Brooklyn, and the 1890s

Which city wins the award for artisanal authenticity - and which is exporting localism to the global market?

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 04/09/2013

FASHION FRAMED

Oregon Culture Trust's Capturing Photos

Photographer Holly Andres stuns with the new promotional photos for Oregon nonprofit featuring prominent Oregonians like Esperanza Spalding and former Blazer Jerome Kersey.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 01/22/2013

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Portland Film Family Tree

Mapping the connections that make Portland one of the country’s greatest indie film towns

  • By Anne Richardson
  • Published 10/16/2012

Book Review

Dora: A Headcase By Lidia Yuknavitch

Oregon author Lidia Yuknavitch utilizes "the scary teenage girl" as a razor-edged scalpel for dissecting what it means to be categorized, typed, and diagnosed.

  • By Roxanne Myslewski
  • Published 08/23/2012

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Music Review: The Helio Sequence Negotiations

Helio Sequence: a band born in a Beaverton bedroom, fathered by two music geeks with a hard-core affinity for cerebrally pulsating experimentation.

  • By AP Kryza
  • Published 08/23/2012

On The Town

Long Distance Love

Tin House magazine cultivates a transcontinental bond.

  • Published 08/23/2012

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Book Review: Kill You Twice

Portland writer Chelsea Cain returns with another bloody installment in her Gretchen Lowell series.

  • By Amber Villa-Zang
  • Published 07/20/2012

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Portland's Big Time Broadway Producer

Portlander Brisa Trinchero is taking Broadway by storm (and bringing it back home, too).

  • By Michael McGregor
  • Published 07/19/2012

Now Hear This

Music Review: Let’s Make Love Come True by Monarques

Monarques’ unabashed doo-wop pop is the soundtrack of summer.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 06/22/2012
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