May 2021

The eggs and I: a love story

Art of the stovetop, art of the camera: a daily gift of fried eggs becomes a portfolio of variations on a theme.

Imagining the Portland of tomorrow

Diana Burbano’s audio play “The Vertical City” is a tragic (and triumphant) vision of a futuristic PDX.

Reimagining the museum with a Native lens

Steph Littlebird’s series “Indigenous Resilience in Oregon” continues with a feature on the Chachalu Museum and Cultural Center.

European art and the baggage claim

The Portland Art Museum has had a European collection since its founding. What does it mean to exhibit European art in Portland in 2021?

Radio Rejuvenation

Portland’s All Classical Radio moves to bring more diverse music to more diverse audiences.

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Try different paths

Lizzy Ellison moved to L.A. and then came home to Portland. Now, with Cardioid, she’s making her mark again.

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Art from the quarantine life

Artists emerge from the shutdown with work created in isolation, and live theater returns to the Yamhill County stage.

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