$5 After 5

When:
December 5, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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$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 (except for Fourth Fridays, when it’s free after 5 p.m.).

 

 Unknown Tlingit artist (Tlingit), Chilkat Robe, ca. 1880, cedar bark, cotton yarn, and mountain goat wool yarn, The Elizabeth Cole Butler Collection, no known copyright restrictions, 87.88.80.

Unknown Tlingit artist (Tlingit), Chilkat Robe, ca. 1880, cedar bark, cotton yarn, and mountain goat wool yarn, The Elizabeth Cole Butler Collection, no known copyright restrictions, 87.88.80.

TONIGHT: Pop-up demonstration and conversation!

Chilkat Weaving Past & Present
6:30-7:30 p.m.

Included with $5 admission after 5 p.m.

Clarissa Rizal, Artist and Weaver
Deana Dartt, Curator of Native American Art

Join us for an informal weaving demonstration and curatorial conversation in the Museum’s Native American galleries with noted Alaskan Native artist and Chilkat/Ravenstail weaver Clarissa Rizal and Deana Dartt, Curator of Native American Art at the Museum.

Clarissa works mainly in fiber art, based on traditional Alaskan Native ceremonial regalia from Southeast Alaska, the home of her tribe, the Tlingit Indians. The regalia include Chilkat Blanket robes and weavings, Ravenstail robes and weavings, and Button Blanket robes and murals. Her works range from highly traditional pieces intended for ceremonial use, including copies of existing robes and regalia, to original contemporary art pieces that typically find homes in private collections and museums.
 
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Learn more about Fridays at the Museum.

Here’s what Fridays have in store at the Museum:

  • Beer and pizza in the pop-up pub.
  • Unique tours and games—like slow looking and Game of Thrones tours.
  • Twitter and Instagram happenings like photo booths and Twitter takeovers.
  • Art Guides—friendly folks ready to answer questions and help you make the most of your visit.
  • Occasional special events like 3-hour exhibitions.

Stay tuned to Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for the latest updates.

Accessibility

The Portland Art Museum is pleased to offer accommodations to ensure that our programs are accessible and inclusive. All spaces for this program are accessible by wheelchair. Assistive listening devices are also available for the lecture.
Please email access@pam.org 2-3 weeks in advance, or call 503-226-2811.