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Walking Tour: Portland Architecture and Its Beaux-Arts Legacy 10:00 am
Walking Tour: Portland Architecture and Its Beaux-Arts Legacy
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join this leisurely stroll through downtown to steep yourself in Portland’s own Beaux-Arts traditions. Beaux-Arts architecture is associated with the highly influential École des Beaux-Arts in Paris where numerous 19th- and early 20th-century American artists and architects studied. Like its … Continued
Walking Tour: Portland Architecture and Its Beaux-Arts Legacy 10:30 am
Walking Tour: Portland Architecture and Its Beaux-Arts Legacy
Aug 1 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Join this leisurely stroll through downtown to steep yourself in Portland’s own Beaux-Arts traditions. Beaux-Arts architecture is associated with the highly influential École des Beaux-Arts in Paris where numerous 19th- and early 20th-century American artists and architects studied. Like its … Continued
Public Tour: Dance & Movement 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Dance & Movement
Aug 1 @ 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: A Rake’s Progress 3:00 pm
Public Tour: A Rake’s Progress
Aug 1 @ 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: Traveling through Art 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Traveling through Art
Aug 2 @ 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
Aug 2 @ 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
Aug 4 @ 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: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Aug 6 @ 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
Aug 6 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Meditation Tour
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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$5 After 5 5:00 pm
$5 After 5
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
$5 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.—and … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Aug 7 @ 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
Aug 7 @ 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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Walking Tour: Portland Architecture and Its Beaux-Arts Legacy 10:00 am
Walking Tour: Portland Architecture and Its Beaux-Arts Legacy
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join this leisurely stroll through downtown to steep yourself in Portland’s own Beaux-Arts traditions. Beaux-Arts architecture is associated with the highly influential École des Beaux-Arts in Paris where numerous 19th- and early 20th-century American artists and architects studied. Like its … Continued
Walking Tour: Portland Architecture and Its Beaux-Arts Legacy 10:30 am
Walking Tour: Portland Architecture and Its Beaux-Arts Legacy
Aug 8 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Join this leisurely stroll through downtown to steep yourself in Portland’s own Beaux-Arts traditions. Beaux-Arts architecture is associated with the highly influential École des Beaux-Arts in Paris where numerous 19th- and early 20th-century American artists and architects studied. Like its … Continued
Public Tour: Contemporary Asian Artists 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Contemporary Asian Artists
Aug 8 @ 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
Aug 8 @ 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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Members Summer Party 1:00 pm
Members Summer Party
Aug 9 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Members Summer Party
Join us for an afternoon of fun in the Museum’s outdoor sculpture court. Enjoy live music, painting demonstrations, fun gallery activities, and more. Be among the first to purchase tickets to this event by upgrading your membership to the Friend … Continued
Family Tour: Traveling through Art 1:30 pm
Family Tour: Traveling through Art
Aug 9 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 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: Jerry Sumpter 2:00 pm
Artist Demonstration: Jerry Sumpter
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Artist Demonstration: Jerry Sumpter
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 JERRY SUMPTER ARTIST … Continued
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 2:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Aug 9 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 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.
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 2:30 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Aug 9 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 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: Docent Highlights 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Aug 9 @ 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
Aug 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.
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Midday Art Break 12:30 pm
Midday Art Break
Aug 12 @ 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. Space is limited. Advance tickets recommended. Purchase tickets
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Public Tour: Portraits 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Portraits
Aug 13 @ 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: Kaj-anne Pepper 6:00 pm
Artist Talk: Kaj-anne Pepper
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Artist Talk: Kaj-anne Pepper
Photograph courtesy of Wayne C. Bund Kaj-anne Pepper (Pepper Pepper) is a multidisciplinary performance artist, drag entertainer and visual maker. Pepper has toured nationally and internationally in nightclubs, galleries and festivals in the Pacific Northwest, Berlin, Amsterdam, and Budapest. Whimsical, … Continued
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$5 After 5 5:00 pm
$5 After 5
Aug 14 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
$5 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.—and … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Aug 14 @ 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
Aug 14 @ 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: Astrology & Art 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Astrology & Art
Aug 15 @ 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
Aug 15 @ 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: Art Detective 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Art Detective
Aug 16 @ 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: Jerry Sumpter 2:00 pm
Artist Demonstration: Jerry Sumpter
Aug 16 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Artist Demonstration: Jerry Sumpter
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 JERRY SUMPTER ARTIST … Continued
Public Tour: Modern & Contemporary 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Modern & Contemporary
Aug 16 @ 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: Asian 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Asian
Aug 18 @ 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 – Sofia Marcus-Myers 12:00 pm
Photography Council Brown Bag Lunch Talk – Sofia Marcus-Myers
Aug 19 @ 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: Sofia Marcus-Myers Location: Miller Room, Mark Building Free to the public. Sponsored by … Continued
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Art & Conversation 9:15 am
Art & Conversation
Aug 20 @ 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: Gods and Heroes 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Aug 20 @ 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
Aug 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Meditation Tour
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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$5 After 5 5:00 pm
$5 After 5
Aug 21 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
$5 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.—and … Continued
Monster Drawing Rally 6:00 pm
Monster Drawing Rally
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monster Drawing Rally
In the spirit of artistic camaraderie and a bit of friendly competition (an exhibition theme in Gods & Heroes), the Museum will host its first ever Monster Drawing Rally (MDR). MDR is a live drawing event and fundraiser featuring more … Continued
Public Tour: Slow Looking 6:00 pm
Public Tour: Slow Looking
Aug 21 @ 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
Aug 21 @ 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: Concept as Art 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Concept as Art
Aug 22 @ 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: Docent Highlights 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Aug 22 @ 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: Art Detective 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Art Detective
Aug 23 @ 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.
Lecture – The Zodiac Animals in the Garden of Perfect Brightness: Orientalism, Occidentalism, and Cultural Patrimony 2:00 pm
Lecture – The Zodiac Animals in the Garden of Perfect Brightness: Orientalism, Occidentalism, and Cultural Patrimony
Aug 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Lecture – The Zodiac Animals in the Garden of Perfect Brightness: Orientalism, Occidentalism, and Cultural Patrimony
Ai Weiwei, Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads: Gold (detail: Dragon), 2010, Bronze with gold patina, Dimensions variable. Private Collection. Images courtesy of Ai Weiwei. LILLIAN M. LI SARA LAWRENCE LIGHTFOOT PROFESSOR EMERITA OF HISTORY, SWARTHMORE COLLEGE The twelve bronze zodiac animals … Continued
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Aug 23 @ 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: European 1:00 pm
Public Tour: European
Aug 25 @ 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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OPENS: Drive-In at Zidell Yards
OPENS: Drive-In at Zidell Yards
Aug 27 all-day
OPENS: Drive-In at Zidell Yards
For five days in August, Zidell Yards (under the Ross Island Bridge) transforms into a cinema beneath the stars with a waterfront view. Remember a chair or blanket if you don’t drive. Tickets will be available at the gate. More … Continued
Public Tour: Docent Highlights 1:00 pm
Public Tour: Docent Highlights
Aug 27 @ 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
Aug 28 @ 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
Aug 28 @ 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
Aug 28 @ 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: Drawing & Seeing 12:30 pm
Public Tour: Drawing & Seeing
Aug 29 @ 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 2:00 pm
Public Tour: Gods and Heroes
Aug 29 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 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.
Public Tour: Modern & Contemporary 3:00 pm
Public Tour: Modern & Contemporary
Aug 29 @ 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: Art Detective 12:30 pm
Family Tour: Art Detective
Aug 30 @ 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
Aug 30 @ 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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