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May 24, 2014

World Forestry Center Discovery Museum: The Art of Dr. Seuss, Through August 17


Celebrating the life and art of Theodor Seuss Geisel, this exhibit chronicles his life and career with a focus on the common artistic links throughout his nearly 70 years of creativity. See Seuss’s classic illustration art from The Cat in the... More

Start: May 24, 2014 10:00 am
End: August 17, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: World Forestry Center Discovery Museum
Phone: 503-228-1367
4033 SW Canyon Road, Portland, 97221
Cost: $6 to $9

June 1, 2014

Maryhill Museum of Art: James Lee Hansen-Sculpture, Through July 27


James Lee Hansen is a noted Modernist sculptor from Washington State whose work is included in many public and private collections. James Lee Hansen: Sculpture features more than thirty of the artist’s maquettes and small sculptures and includes works produced... More

Start: June 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: July 27, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: Maryhill Museum of Art
35 Maryhill Museum Drive, Goldendale, WA, 98620, United States
Cost: $3 to $9

June 7, 2014

Oregon Historical Society: Clink! A Taste of Oregon Wine, Through September 20


Oregon boasts an environment ripe for creating wines of distinction. Clink! tells the stories of some of the individuals and institutions who propelled Oregon wine onto the national and international stage. Visitors to the exhibit can learn about the flourishing... More

Start: June 7, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 20, 2014 10:00 am
Venue: Oregon History Museum
Phone: 503-222-1741
1200 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97205

June 11, 2014

MCL: Skateboarding Antiques, Art & Oddities — through August 6

Skateboard Antiques

Multnomah County Library's Collins Gallery hosts a collection of antiques and ephemera from Cal Skate Skateboards, one of the world's oldest skateboard shops. Special reception on Celebrate Go Skateboarding Day, June 21, from 1 to 2:30 p.m.

Start: June 11, 2014 12:00 pm
End: August 6, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: Central Multnomah County Library
801 S.W. 10th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97205, United States
Cost: Free

June 14, 2014

Portland Art Museum: Tuileries Garden Exhibit, Through September 21


Paris comes to the Park Blocks this summer at the Portland Art Museum with this international exhibition celebrating the Tuileries Garden. This stunning exhibition explores the art, design, and evolution of Paris’ most famous garden. Discover the art and history... More

Start: June 14, 2014 10:00 am
End: September 21, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Portland Art Museum
1219 SW Park Avenue, Portland, 97205
Cost: $17 to $20

June 21, 2014

Original Practice Shakespeare Festival, June 21 Through August 24


The Original Practice Shakespeare Festival introduces two new Shakespeare plays to its repertory: Henry IV, Part 1 and The Taming of the Shrew. June 21st marks their fourth Annual Midsummer Midsommer performance of A Midsommer Nights Dreame on a Midsummer night,... More

Start: June 21, 2014 10:00 pm
End: August 24, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: Various Locations in the Area
Cost: Free Admission

July 9, 2014

Portland Shakespeare Project: William Shakespeare’s The Tempest, Through August 3


Portland Shakespeare Project unleashes The Tempest with the indomitable Linda Alper as Prospera, directed by Michael Mendelson. The Tempest  is a magical journey of acceptance and reconciliation, power and control, and betrayal, revenge and forgiveness. Those emotions are merely the tip... More

Start: July 9, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 3, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: On the Alder Stage of the Artists Repertory Theatre
Phone: 503-241-1278
1516 SW Alder, Portland, 97205
Cost: $30 Adult, $20 Student

Portland Shakespeare Projects: William Shakespeare’s The Tempest, Through August 3


The Tempest, by William Shakespeare, is a magical journey of acceptance and reconciliation, power and control, and betrayal, revenge and forgiveness. Those emotions are merely the tip of the iceberg of what lies within the text of this spectacular work Performances... More

Start: July 9, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 3, 2014 2:00 pm
Venue: Artists Repertory Theatre’s Alder Stage
1515 SW Morrison Street, Portland, 97205
Cost: $20 to $30

July 10, 2014

Post5 Theatre: Love’s Labour’s Lost

Love's Labor's Lost

The company kicks off its summer with Shakespeare's comedy, directed by Avital Shira. Performances through August 3. Reserve seats through Box Office Tickets.

Start: July 10, 2014 7:30 pm
End: August 3, 2014 9:30 pm
Venue: Post5 Theatre’s Black Box
850 N.E. 81st Avenue, Portland, OR, 97213, United States

July 13, 2014

From the Water to the Shore — through August 31

Buck Braden

Maritime paintings by Bill Stevens and Buck Braden are featured in this exhibit, which runs through August 31 and is available for viewing during normal Cathedral hours and by appointment. Artist forum is at 9 a.m. on July 13, with... More

Start: July 13, 2014 9:00 am
End: August 31, 2014 12:00 pm
Venue: Trinity Episcopal Cathedral
147 N.W. 19th Avenue, Portland, OR, 97209, United States

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