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$5 After 5 – Italian Style 5:00 pm
$5 After 5 – Italian Style
May 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 Purchase Tickets $5 after 5pm: Italian Style— May 01 5:00 PM $5 after 5pm: Italian Style— May 01 5:30 PM $5 after 5pm: Italian Style— May 01 6:00 PM $5 after 5pm: Italian Style— May 01 6:30 PM $5 after … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 1 @ 6:00 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.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 1 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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.
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Public Tour: Psychology of Perception 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Psychology of Perce...
May 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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.
Crafting Fashion 1:00 pm
Crafting Fashion
May 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Object Stories gallery, lower level of the Main Building Open every Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m.. Chat with both established and up-and-coming designers and makers from our region’s fashion community and learn about their craft through hands-on demonstrations and … Continued
Public Tour: Italian Style 2:00 pm
Public Tour: Italian Style
May 2 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
This major exhibition will be 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 … Continued
Public Tour: Italian Style 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Italian Style
May 2 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This major exhibition will be 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 … Continued
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CLOSING: Italian Style
CLOSING: Italian Style
May 3 all-day
CLOSING: Italian Style
Family Tour: Animals in Art 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Animals in Art
May 3 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: Italian Style 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Italian Style
May 3 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
This major exhibition will be 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 … Continued
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Public Tour: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 5 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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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Baby Mornings: Modern Art — Imagination 10:00 am
Baby Mornings: Modern Art — Imag... @ Portland Art Museum
May 7 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
On the first Thursday of each month, the Museum offers two opportunities for babies and their caregivers to enjoy art together. The groups explore art with a docent for 45 minutes of slow looking in the galleries followed by tea … Continued
Baby Mornings: Modern Art — Imagination 11:00 am
Baby Mornings: Modern Art — Imag... @ Portland Art Museum
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
On the first Thursday of each month, the Museum offers two opportunities for babies and their caregivers to enjoy art together. The groups explore art with a docent for 45 minutes of slow looking in the galleries followed by tea … Continued
Public Tour: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 7 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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.
Meditation Tour 5:30 pm
Meditation Tour
May 7 @ 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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Old Masters, New Maestros: Portland Redraws the European Collection 5:00 pm
Old Masters, New Maestros: Portl...
May 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
From saints to still lifes, reimagine the work of the old masters with Portland-based artist and comic editor Michael Horwitz. Michael will be on hand in the European galleries on select days through August, collaborating with visitors to edit and … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 8 @ 6:00 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.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 8 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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.
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Public Tour: Native American Art 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Native American Art
May 9 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: Docent Highlights 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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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Family Tour: Children in Art 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Children in Art
May 10 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: Modern and Contemporary 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Modern and Contempo...
May 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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: Asian Art 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Asian Art
May 12 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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.
Portland Opera’s Resident Artist Recital 7:00 pm
Portland Opera’s Resident Artist... @ Whitsell Auditorium, inside the Portland Art Museum
May 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Alexander Elliott Nicholas Fox, Portland Opera Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor, is the pianist for the recital series. Reserve Tickets    A suggested donation of $20 will help us continue offering this annual recital series. RESIDENT ARTIST PROGRAM SPONSORS George … Continued
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Midday Art Break: Classically Modern – The Portraiture of Věra Prášilova Scott 12:30 pm
Midday Art Break: Classically Mo... @ Portland Art Museum
May 13 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Midday Art Break: Classically Modern - The Portraiture of Věra Prášilova Scott @ Portland Art Museum | Portland | Oregon | United States
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. In the years following World War I, European photographers rapidly … Continued
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Public Tour: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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.
Artist Talk: Andy Paiko 6:00 pm
Artist Talk: Andy Paiko @ Portland Art Museum
May 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Artist Talk: Andy Paiko @ Portland Art Museum | Portland | Oregon | United States
On Thursday, May 14, join Portland-based artist Andy Paiko for an exploration of fellow Northwest artist William Morris’ Artifact Panel, a two-story panel composed of more than 250 glass objects. Andy Paiko is a glass artist who examines the role … Continued
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Old Masters, New Maestros: Portland Redraws the European Collection 5:00 pm
Old Masters, New Maestros: Portl...
May 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
From saints to still lifes, reimagine the work of the old masters with Portland-based artist and comic editor Michael Horwitz. Michael will be on hand in the European galleries on select days through August, collaborating with visitors to edit and … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 15 @ 6:00 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.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 15 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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.
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MEMBER GUEST DAY 10:00 am
MEMBER GUEST DAY
May 16 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Members are encouraged to bring a guest to the museum for the day.
Public Tour: Psychology of Perception 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Psychology of Perce...
May 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: Docent Highlights 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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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MEMBER GUEST DAY 10:00 am
MEMBER GUEST DAY
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Members are encouraged to bring a guest to the museum for the day.
Miller Family Free Day 10:00 am
Miller Family Free Day @ Portland Art Museum
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Enjoy free admission to the Museum all day, including family tours of the Museum’s exhibitions and collections. Family programs are generously supported in part by Sharon L. Miller and Family, the Gordon D. Sondland and Katherine J. Durant Foundation, and … Continued
Family Tour: Children in Art 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Children in Art
May 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: Portraits 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Portraits
May 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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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Photography Council Brown Bag Lunch Talk – Yaelle Amir 12:00 pm
Photography Council Brown Bag Lu...
May 20 @ 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: Yaelle Amir Location: Whitsell Auditorium – food and beverages not permitted Free to … Continued
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Art & Conversation: David Hockney – A Rake’s Progress 9:15 am
Art & Conversation: David Hockne... @ Portland Art Museum
May 21 @ 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 10:15 a.m. This series is free for adults 55 and over. Mary Weaver Chapin, Ph.D., Curator of Graphic Arts, … Continued
Public Tour: American/Northwest Art 1:00 pm
Public Tour: American/Northwest Art
May 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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.
Meditation Tour 5:30 pm
Meditation Tour
May 21 @ 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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Fourth Free Friday 5:00 pm
Fourth Free Friday
May 22 @ 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
Old Masters, New Maestros: Portland Redraws the European Collection 5:00 pm
Old Masters, New Maestros: Portl...
May 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
From saints to still lifes, reimagine the work of the old masters with Portland-based artist and comic editor Michael Horwitz. Michael will be on hand in the European galleries on select days through August, collaborating with visitors to edit and … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 22 @ 6:00 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.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 22 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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.
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Public Tour: Native American Art 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Native American Art
May 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: Docent Highlights 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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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Family Tour: Families in Art 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Families in Art
May 24 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: European Art 3:00 pm
Public Tour: European Art
May 24 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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: Modern and Contemporary Art 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Modern and Contempo...
May 28 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 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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Old Masters, New Maestros: Portland Redraws the European Collection 5:00 pm
Old Masters, New Maestros: Portl...
May 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
From saints to still lifes, reimagine the work of the old masters with Portland-based artist and comic editor Michael Horwitz. Michael will be on hand in the European galleries on select days through August, collaborating with visitors to edit and … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 29 @ 6:00 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.
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:30 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
May 29 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 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.
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Public Tour: Capturing the Spirit of the Landscape 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Capturing the Spiri...
May 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: Native American Art 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Native American Art
May 30 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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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Family Tour: Every Picture Tells a Story 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Every Picture Tells...
May 31 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 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: Docent Highlights 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
May 31 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 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.