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Events for March 4th 2015

All Day
January 24th to March 10th
Everybody Reads 2015
Multonomah County Library - Various Locations

Celebrate the power of books in creating a stronger community! Through a shared reading experience we will discuss issues that matter, learn from each other and promote greater understanding. For a full listing of the events for Everybody Reads click here. The Everybody Reads 2015 selection is...more info

All Day
January 24th to March 8th
Everybody Reads 2015: black [genus, genesis, genius]
Multnomah County Central Library

A curated installation of Black ​​creatives mobilizing visual art, printed materials, movement, and voice to honor and celebrate the intersection of interests, histories, and cultural production of our community. Featuring: Akela Jaffi Auer, Turiya Autry, Samiya Bashir, Aasha Benton, Aisha...more info

7:30 pm
February 20th to March 14th
The Night Alive
CoHo Theatre

Tommy crashes in a room in his uncle’s house, does odd-jobs here and there, tries get-rich-quick schemes with his buddy, Doc, and keeps his ex-wife and kids at arm’s length. Then one night, he defends a young woman from a violent act, a choice which fills both their lives with unexpected...more info

7:30 pm
February 4th to March 7th
Tribes - Evening Performances
Artists Repertory Theatre, Alder Theatre

By Nina Raine Directed By Dámaso Rodriguez A scintillating contemporary drama centered around Billy, the only deaf member of his family, whose search for family acceptance as he delves into the deaf community sparks often funny but fierce tensions at home. Grappling with the significance of...more info

Exhibits, Festivals, and Films

All Day
January 26th to April 7th
“The Watcher Files” exhibition to Portland State University
Portland State University Academic and Student Recreation Center, 1800 Southwest 6th Avenue, Portland, OR 97201

Artists Garrick Imatani & Kaia Sand have been in residence at the City of Portland Archives and Records Center (PARC) since 2013. In October 2014 they presented selections of their work at the North Portland Library. Now, in the final exhibition of their residency, they have installed artworks in...more info

10:00 am
February 7th to May 3rd
Italian Style
Portland Art Museum

This major exhibition is a glamorous, comprehensive look at Italian Fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day. The story is explored through the key individuals and organizations that have contributed to Italy’s reputation for quality and style. The exhibition will include...more info

10:00 am
January 10th to April 5th
Masterworks | Portland: El Greco
Portland Art Museum

The fifth installment of the Museum’s ongoing series Masterworks | Portland commemorates the fourth centenary of the death of El Greco (1541-1614), the brilliant, multicultural genius whose highly personal, conceptual style gave form to the intense spirituality of Spain’s Golden Age. Coinciding...more info

11:00 am
February 17th to March 27th
I Do Not Belong to the Sky
The Art Gym at Marylhurst University

A solo exhibtion of new scultpural and photographic work by Ben Buswell. This body of work continues the artist's investigation of materials and process and their relationship to loss and memory. Opening Reception with the artist: Sunday, February 15, 4-6pmTalk with the artist, Thursday, March 5,...more info