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Baby Morning 10:00 am
Baby Morning
Jul 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
On the first Thursday of each month (except August), the Museum offers two opportunities for babies and their caregivers to enjoy art together. The groups will explore art with a docent for 45 minutes of slow looking in the galleries … Continued
Baby Morning 11:00 am
Baby Morning
Jul 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
On the first Thursday of each month (except August), the Museum offers two opportunities for babies and their caregivers to enjoy art together. The groups will explore art with a docent for 45 minutes of slow looking in the galleries … Continued
Chamber Music Northwest – Free Community Concert 12:00 pm
Chamber Music Northwest – Free Community Concert @ Whitsell Auditorium, inside the Portland Art Museum
Jul 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
In celebration of Gods and Heroes, the Jasper String Quartet with David Shifrin will play a free interactive lunchtime concert featuring works by the French master Claude Debussy with a special arrangement by David Schiff. This is a free concert. … Continued
Public Tour: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Jul 2 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Meditation Tour 5:30 pm
Meditation Tour
Jul 2 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Enjoy a slow looking tour experience and object focused meditation. This public tour invites people to relax, rejuvenate, energize and be calm. Using focused breathing and simple poses the museum encourages visitors to meditate in the galleries twice a month … Continued
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Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 3 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Jul 4 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: European 3:00 pm
Public Tour: European
Jul 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Family Tour: Splish, Splash 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Splish, Splash
Jul 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Jul 5 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Public Tour: Native American 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Native American
Jul 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Out of the Ordinary: Preserving Paper-Based Ephemera 8:30 am
Out of the Ordinary: Preserving Paper-Based Ephemera
Jul 8 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Out of the Ordinary: Preserving Paper-Based Ephemera
This symposium will examine the myriad of challenges faced in preserving a wide variety of non-standard paper items produced in the 19th and 20th centuries, including paper dolls, greeting cards, posters, maps, blueprints, baseball cards, miniature books, scrapbooks, and oversize … Continued
Midday Art Break: Gods and Heroes – Masterpieces from the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris 12:30 pm
Midday Art Break: Gods and Heroes – Masterpieces from the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris @ Portland Art Museum
Jul 8 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Take a break from your workday on the second Wednesday of the month and join a curator, museum educator, artist, or local scholar for a 45-minute talk in the galleries. Join Dawson Carr, Ph.D., The Janet and Richard Geary Curator … Continued
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Public Tour: Asian 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Asian
Jul 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Artist Talk: Nick Jaina 6:00 pm
Artist Talk: Nick Jaina
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Artist Talk: Nick Jaina
Nick Jaina crafts unique words and music. As co-founder and musical director of the Satellite Ballet and Collective in New York City, Jaina composed music for ballet and contemporary dance performances featuring dancers from the New York City Ballet, Ten … Continued
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Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 10 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Miller Family Free Day: Bastille Day 12:00 pm
Miller Family Free Day: Bastille Day
Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
In honor of Gods and Heroes: Masterpieces from the École des Beaux-Arts, the Museum partners with Alliance Francaise de Portland to celebrate Bastille Day and all things French art and culture. This year the largest Bastille Day on the West Coast … Continued
Public Tour: Art and the WPA 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Art and the WPA
Jul 11 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Jul 11 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Artist Demonstration: Eduardo Fernandez 2:00 pm
Artist Demonstration: Eduardo Fernandez
Jul 11 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Artist Demonstration: Eduardo Fernandez
Théodore Géricault, Day, after Michelangelo, ca. 1816, Graphite, 8 x 10 13/16 in., École des Beaux-Arts, Paris (EBA 981-d), Courtesy American Federation of Arts. Secrets of the Art Studio: The Craft and Vision of the Beaux-Arts Masters EDUARDO FERNANDEZ ARTIST … Continued
Public Tour: A Rake’s Progress 3:00 pm
Public Tour: A Rake’s Progress
Jul 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Family Tour: Superheroes and Stories 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Superheroes and Stories
Jul 12 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Film: Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry 3:00 pm
Film: Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry @ Whitsell Auditorium, inside the Portland Art Museum
Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Ai Weiwei is China’s most famous international artist, and its most outspoken domestic critic. To muzzle his provocations, Chinese authorities have curtailed his internet access, beat him up, bulldozed his newly built studio, and held him in secret detention. Journalist … Continued
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Jul 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Public Tour: American/Northwest 1:00 pm
Public Tour: American/Northwest
Jul 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Photography Council Brown Bag Lunch Talk – Anna Gray and Ryan Wilson Paulsen 12:00 pm
Photography Council Brown Bag Lunch Talk – Anna Gray and Ryan Wilson Paulsen
Jul 15 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Every third Wednesday of the month at noon, photography enthusiasts gather at the Museum to hear talks by regional photographers, gallerists, historians, curators, and collectors. Lecture by: Anna Gray and Ryan Wilson Paulsen Location: Miller Room, Mark Building Free to … Continued
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Art & Conversation 9:15 am
Art & Conversation
Jul 16 @ 9:15 am – 11:15 am
Join us the third Thursday of every month for coffee and conversation followed by a lecture or film screening. Coffee at 9:15 a.m.; lecture at 10:15am. This series is free for adults 55 and over.
Public Tour: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Jul 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Meditation Tour 5:30 pm
Meditation Tour
Jul 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Enjoy a slow looking tour experience and object focused meditation. This public tour invites people to relax, rejuvenate, energize and be calm. Using focused breathing and simple poses the museum encourages visitors to meditate in the galleries twice a month … Continued
Drawing from the Beaux-Arts Masters 6:00 pm
Drawing from the Beaux-Arts Masters
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Drawing from the Beaux-Arts Masters
Raphael, Study of a Woman, Half-Length, Three-Quarters to the Right, Eyes Downcast, ca. 1502, Black chalk, 8 9/16 x 6 1/8 in., École des Beaux-Arts, Paris (EBA 466), Courtesy American Federation of Arts. INTRODUCTORY GALLERY TALK July 16, 6-8 p.m. DRAWING … Continued
Free Film: Jason and the Argonauts (1963) 6:30 pm
Free Film: Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Jul 16 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Live music begins at 6:30 p.m. Film begins at dusk around 8:15 p.m. Join us under the stars in the Museum’s courtyard for a free screening of this classic mythological adventure. To regain his rightful place on the throne of Thessaly, Jason must … Continued
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Friday Night Art Fair 5:00 pm
Friday Night Art Fair
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Friday Night Art Fair
Rick Bartow (American and Wiyot, born 1946), Quiet One, 2013, acrylic on panel, Museum Purchase: Funds provided by bequest of Elizabeth Cole Butler by exchange, © Courtesy of the artist and Froelick Gallery, 2014.16.1 Free for Veterans and their friends … Continued
Public Tour: Docent Highlights 5:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Jul 17 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Family Tour 5:30 pm
Family Tour
Jul 17 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 17 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Family Tour 6:30 pm
Family Tour
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Adult Public Tour 6:45 pm
Adult Public Tour
Jul 17 @ 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission.
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Public Tour: Feminism in Art 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Feminism in Art
Jul 18 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Artist Demonstration: Eduardo Fernandez 2:00 pm
Artist Demonstration: Eduardo Fernandez
Jul 18 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Artist Demonstration: Eduardo Fernandez
Théodore Géricault, Day, after Michelangelo, ca. 1816, Graphite, 8 x 10 13/16 in., École des Beaux-Arts, Paris (EBA 981-d), Courtesy American Federation of Arts. Secrets of the Art Studio: The Craft and Vision of the Beaux-Arts Masters EDUARDO FERNANDEZ ARTIST … Continued
Public Tour: Docent Highlights 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Jul 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Family Tour: Splish, Splash 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Splish, Splash
Jul 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Jul 19 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Film: Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case 4:30 pm
Film: Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case @ Whitsell Auditorium, inside the Portland Art Museum
Jul 19 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Andreas Johnsen’s 2013 documentary Ai Weiwei: The Fake Case reveals the artist after his parole and battle with a thwarting suit for tax evasion: a lawsuit that he dubs “the Fake Case.” But the troubles with his enemies only continue … Continued
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Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Public Tour: Modern & Contemporary 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Modern & Contemporary
Jul 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Fourth Free Friday 5:00 pm
Fourth Free Friday
Jul 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Free museum admission after 5 p.m. Every Friday evening, we invite you to play with us—to have a different Museum experience—a little bit more relaxed, more interactive, and more social experience. Most Fridays, admission is just $5 after 5 p.m…except … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 24 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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OPENS: APEX: Margie Livingston
OPENS: APEX: Margie Livingston
Jul 25 all-day
OPENS: APEX: Margie Livingston
Seattle artist Margie Livingston makes sculptural objects out of paint, pouring gallons of acrylic to form skins that she hangs on nails, drapes over pegs, leans against the wall, piles like discarded laundry, and cuts into planks. Her paint is … Continued
Public Tour: Drawing & Seeing 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Drawing & Seeing
Jul 25 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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CLOSES: Subject/Object
CLOSES: Subject/Object
Jul 26 all-day
CLOSES: Subject/Object
The first decades of the twentieth century were a period of tremendous photographic experimentation. As painters freed themselves from traditional modes of representation, societal shifts and the growing influence of technology on daily life encouraged photographers to investigate and amplify … Continued
Family Tour: Traveling through Art 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Traveling through Art
Jul 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Making a Case for Goddesses and Heroines: Women, Art, and The Academy in France 2:00 pm
Making a Case for Goddesses and Heroines: Women, Art, and The Academy in France @ Whitsell Auditorium, inside the Portland Art Museum
Jul 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Making a Case for Goddesses and Heroines: Women, Art, and The Academy in France @ Whitsell Auditorium, inside the Portland Art Museum
William-Adolphe Bouguereau, Disdain, 1850, Oil on canvas, 21 5/8 x 18 1/8 in., École des Beaux-Arts, Paris (TEP 28), Courtesy American Federation of Arts. KATHLEEN NICHOLSON PROFESSOR EMERITUS, DEPARTMENT OF THE HISTORY OF ART & ARCHITECTURE, UNIVERSITY OF OREGON In … Continued
Public Tour: Docent Highlights 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Jul 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Public Tour: A Rake’s Progress 3:00 pm
Public Tour: A Rake’s Progress
Jul 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Museum closing at 4 p.m.
Museum closing at 4 p.m.
Jul 29 all-day
The Museum will close at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, July 29, for the Gods and Heroes Summer Fête.
Patron Summer Fête 5:30 pm
Patron Summer Fête
Jul 29 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Patron Summer Fête
View Gods and Heroes and enjoy dinner and music en plein air in the Evan H. Roberts Sculpture Mall. Learn more about the Museum’s Patron Society.
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Public Tour: Asian 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Asian
Jul 30 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Public tours depart from the Park Avenue entrance. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
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Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 31 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Jul 31 @ 6:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Explore the Museum with a docent skilled in bringing art to life. Tours are free for members or with Museum admission, and free for children age 17 and younger.