Displaying articles 1 - 20 of 47 in total


How One Local Musician Connects Portland's Greatest Bands

22 degrees of Dave Depper

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 04/27/2015


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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

Now Hear This

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

Now Read This

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


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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