Event Calendar Previous Next Friday, January 12, 2018 Art Animating Life: The Art, Science, and Wonder of Laika 10:00 AM $19.99 Portland Art Museum The pioneers of stop-motion animation—responsible for Coraline, ParaNorman, and Kubo and the Two Strings—get a star turn in this major Portland Art Museum ex... In the Beginning: Minor White’s Oregon Photographs 10:00 AM FREE–$19.99 Portland Art Museum In 1938, the Works Progress Administration hired 30-year-old Minor White to photograph the architecture of downtown Portland. Some images—expect about 70 in ... Kingdom Animalia 10:00 AM FREE–$19.99 Portland Art Museum This exhibit of prints, drawings, and posters—from Dürer and Picasso to regional artists Beth Van Hoesen and Frank Boyden—spans 500 years, showing animals as... Robert Frank 12:00 PM FREE Blue Sky Gallery Books and Films 1947–2018 draws together the work of the influential Swiss-American photographer, best known for The Americans, a landmark 1958 book that cap... The Wyeths: Three Generations 10:00 AM $19.99 Portland Art Museum PAM displays more than 80 paintings and drawings from one of the most artistically prolific families in the United States. Born in 1882, N.C. Wyeth was one o... Wendy Red Star 7:00 AM FREE Stumptown Coffee: Downtown In Grandmothers (I Come As One But I Stand As Ten Thousand), the Portland multimedia artist superimposes portraits of Crow Nation women, taken by photographe... Concerts 1939 Ensemble and Golden Retriever 9:00 PM $8–10 Mississippi Studios Drawing inspiration from krautrock, no wave, and jazz, Portland-based instrumental quartet 1939 Ensemble celebrates its latest EP, Beats & Saints. They'r... Theater Bi- 7:30 PM $7–40 Milagro Theatre What is your bi-dentity? In this bilingual world premiere, Teatro Milagro's touring cast uses interviews, poetic narrative, and movement to explore the press... Lifeboat 7:30 PM $20–25 Northwest Children's Theater & School When Bess Walder and Beth Cummings were being evacuated as children from Britain in 1940, a torpedo hit their ship in the Atlantic Ocean. The two survived an... Uncle Vanya 7:30 PM and 7:30 PM $25–30 Reed College As part of their Anton Chekhov series, Portland Experimental Theatre Ensemble presents an unexpected spin on Uncle Vanya, in a new translation by Portlander ... Submit an Event Would you like to see your event on our calendar? Fill out this form to submit your event to our listings editor.