Category Archives: Art

Concordia University Library Art & Culture Program Presents Art Extraordinaire March 12 to April 13, 2012

Featuring Joyce Gabriel, Teresa Rosen amd Eugene Lee F.W.J. Sylwester Library – 2nd & 3rd floors George R. White Library & Learning Center 2800 NE Liberty Street, Portland, OR 97211 You are cordially invited to “Meet the Artists” March 16 – 6pm to … Continue reading

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Art on Alberta Seeks Board Members!

Get involved in Portland’s hyper local arts focused community! Join Art on Alberta’s small but mighty all-volunteer board. The community art-focused nonprofit is currently calling for volunteers for two board positions: Secretary, and Education Outreach Coordinator. Art on Alberta is … Continue reading

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Words Bring 42nd Avenue Cully-Concordia Mural to Life

Photos: Courtesy the Cully Neighborhoood Association A new mural is appearing at the intersection of NE 42nd Avenue and Alberta Court. But this is no ordinary mural thanks to the creativity of resident artist Loey Hargrove, the support of local … Continue reading

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The Alberta Street Fair, August 13th, 11 to 7

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19th Annual Good in the Neighborhood Multicultural Music & Food Festival & Parade 2011

All Activities are hosted at King School Park except where noted. Monday, June 20 – Kick-off (6-10pm) McMenamins Kennedy School, 5736 NE 33rd Avenue, Portland Friday, June 24 – Good Neighbor Night (6-9pm)  King School Park, NE 6th & Humboldt Streets … Continue reading

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An Art Show for Spring! Hosted by Delphina’s Cafe

An art show for Spring opens Thursday, April 28th between 5:30 – 8:00pm and features works by Peg Johnson and Loey Hargrove.

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42nd Avenue rides wave of enthusiasm

“The next step is to take the rough plans to an architect and then bring back the drawings to the community. The Village Building Convergence program won’t provide any funding but will guide the process, give technical support involving everything … Continue reading

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Introducing Friends of Last Thursday, Saturday, April 2nd

In partnership with Portland’s Office of Neighborhood Involvement, a group of dedicated volunteers has spent the last year preparing to assume a stewardship role of the popular arts festival, Last Thursday on Alberta. Friends of Last Thursday’s (FOLT) mission states, … Continue reading

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Best of Curious Comedy Supporting Alberta Main Street Saturday, January 8, 2010

A Benefit at the Curious Comedy Theater for the Alberta Main Street Project January 8, 2011 Curious Comedy Theater 5225 NE M L King Blvd Portland, OR 97211 Show is at 8pm, doors open at 7:15pm. Tickets are $15 at … Continue reading

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James H Kunstler Dissects Suburbia

We need 20 minute neighborhoods. Check this TED video with James H Kunstler. I wonder what his thoughts are about Portland?

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