Architectural drawing of the current east plaza design concept.
Current design concept of the east plaza and entrance. Hennebery Eddy Architects and Vinci Hamp Architects.


Making it Possible for All to Connect with Great Art

The Portland Art Museum’s Connections Campaign supports an expansion and renovation project that will make great art more accessible to people of all ages and abilities, including those with disabilities.

Additions and improvements include:

  • the public Rothko Pavilion
  • a redesigned and welcoming West Plaza
  • more, and better access to restrooms
  • the Crumpacker Center for Contemporary Art
  • new roof deck for public events and programs
  • new elevators and above-grade connections between the buildings
  • loading dock relocation for public safety and art security