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Free: Monday Night Movies & PSU Art Lectures | February 23

Two free events tonight in Portland: The Beastmaster in NE Portland Playing this week at Alberta St. Pub; February 23rd, 9PM FREE! 1036 NE Alberta Street, NE Portland And as a part of our Swords, Loincloths, and Lasers series use the Code Phrase, “FANTASMAGORACLE” And Get $1 off when you order your drink at the […]

Michael Brophy

Portland State Monday Night Lectures: Michael Brophy | January 26

Tonight's Monday Night lecture at PSU features a local artist–Michael Brophy. PNCA has this to say about him: “Any Who's Who of emerging Northwest artists would have to include Michael Brophy.” Read more on PNCA's site here. From PSU: Jan . 26 : Michael Brophy Northwest artist Michael Brophy graduated in 1985 from the Pacific […]

Curator Hamza Walker

Monday Night PSU Lecture: Hamza Walker | December 1

This is the last free Monday night lecture by the MFA department until January and of course, they are bringing another great speaker–Hamza Walker, whom the New York Times has labeled one of the seven most influential curators in the country. From PSU MFA Department: Since 1994, Hamza Walker has served as Director of Education/Associate […]

Matt Higgs in Portland Tonight: Free Lecture at PSU

Portland State MFA department really does an amazing job of bringing interesting free lectures. If you have anything else going on tonight–drop it. Photo from Frank Prattle. He has an interview with Matt Higgs here. Info from PSU: Matthew Higgs (b.1964. Wakefield, England) is a curator, critic and artist currently living and working in New […]

Courtney Fink, Southern Exposure

PSU Monday Night Lecture Series: Courtney Fink of Southern Exposure

There is yet another fantastic Monday Night Lecture going on at PSU tonight with Courtney Fink of San Fransisco & Southern Exposure (soex.org). I'll be there trying to convince her to move to Portland. Please come out and help the cause. Excerpt from 2005 interview in SFist: Favorite mode of transportation I love walking because […]

Matt McCormick, Portland Filmmaker

Matt McCormick: Portland State University Monday Night Lectures | October 27

These Monday Night lectures are a great service by the people at Portland State. Here is this Monday's info: Matt McCormick is a 34-year-old artist and filmmaker, residing in Portland, OR, whose work blurs the lines between documentary and experimental filmmaking. McCormick has made several award winning short films in recent years, including contributions to […]

Andrea Zittel ("Art in the Twenty-First Century," production still)

Portland State University Monday Night Lecture Series : Andrea Zittel

October 13 begins the PSU Monday Night Lecture Series with Andrea Zittel. These lectures run nearly every Monday and free to the public. Info from Portland State MFA department: Portland State University's Art Department offers free public lectures every Monday night of the school year. Regional, national and international interdisciplinary artists visit Portland and speak […]


July 17: Bitchin'tella- Adult Puppet Show | Portland State University

I received an email about this puppet show about three weeks ago. It sounds interesting and this picture sells it. Here is the info from Shae Uisna, Writer/Director/Designer: Charged with the vitality of Cajun music, dance, sex, and heat, “Bitchin'tella” is a fractured fairy tale full of sensual pleasures, wild river indulgences and life and […]

May 9-11: Thirty-Two Short Films About Glenn Gould

From PSU Film Committee: Thirty-Two Short Films About Glenn Gould (1993 Francois Girard) FORMAT:  35mm Film RUNTIME:  98 mins WHEN: Ã‚ Ãƒâ€š Ãƒâ€š  May 9 & 10 at 7 and 9:30pm May 11 @ 3pm WHERE: Ã‚ Ãƒâ€š  5th Ave Cinema, 510 SW Hall St. @ PSU ADMISSION: Ã‚  Free for PSU Students, Faculty and Staff with ID; $2 for Other […]


March 9: Portland International Women's Day is On

This begins in about ten minutes and continues until eight tonight, plenty of time to get down there and enjoy. This was lifted from Portlandaphile. This Sunday you can catch performances by the amazing belly dance troupe Urban Berbers, the sassy, clever and beautiful hip-hop duo the Alphabetics, Rock n Roll Camp for Girls grads […]

Feb 29: Orange People Invade the Max Tonight | MAXJACK! | PSU

I got this message earlier today.  Being near the Rose Quarter Max stops just before 9PM could be interesting.  Info: MAX JACK This leap day, the (PSU) Communication Research Laboratory will be hosting MAXJACK! with two trains! Party ina Box will boarding the Red line at the airport, and the yellow line at the expo […]

Modern Age, Portland State, Smith Memorial

Jan 25: KPSU presents an all-ages show at The Modern Age | Portland State – Smith Memorial

The Black Black Black Here Comes a Big Black Cloud ShitFit Blast Majesty A Ghost Face Two Inches From Your Own Face Located in the basement of Smith Memorial on the PSU campus (SW Broadway and Harrison), this Friday's show starts at 7pm and has a sliding scale admission of $3-$5.

Christmas, Greek Cusina, 404 SW Washington St, Portland, OR, 97204

Dec 1, 2 Scanfair: "It brings joy to the short and dark days of a Scandinavian winter"

I was just looking at these pics I took of the Greek Cusina Octopus rocking the Santa Cap, when I remembered it is Scanfair time. you probably missed the ealr festivities today, but you can dance Scandinavian style tonight! From the Scandinavian Heritage Website: 23rd Annual — SCANFAIR — Celebrate the sight, sounds, tastes and […]

The Modern Age, Dragging an Ox through Water, 1825 SW Broadway, in Food For thought Cafe, located in the basement of Smith Memorial Student Union.

Nov 16: The Modern Age at Portland State University–"quite possibly be the best Portland band you've never heard of"

From Tony Superhero at KPSU: The Modern Age, featuring: Dragging an Ox through Water Please Step Out of the Vehcile Mattress Bodhi Nov. 16th, 2007 1825 SW Broadway, in Food For thought Cafe, located in the basement of Smith Memorial Student Union. $ 3-5, most of which goes to the bands (the rest goes to […]