This weekend marks the closing of David Hockney: A Rake’s Progress and the opening of Anish Kapoor. Escape the heat in the galleries with a docent-led tour, join us for $5 after 5pm Friday, or take in a NW Film Center film. Friday and Saturday feature films from the Paul Thomas Anderson series.
On July 29, the Museum, along with Portland State University, hosted 18 student leaders in the U.S.-Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) program. Students explored democracy and dissent through art, including work by artists Ai Weiwei, Kaila Farrell-Smith, and Kehinde Wiley. Read more.
Delve into the Northwest Film Center’s exploration of the work of a modern auteur and the films that influenced him with The Art of Reinvention: Paul Thomas Anderson & His Influences, a 21 film series exhibited (save one film) entirely from 35mm prints. Curious about the curatorial process that informed the series lineup? Read the Daily Emerald’s series preview.