Native American

Creations for Continuity jewelry blends Inuit design with modern style

Feeling isolated and disconnected from her cultural identity while living in Vancouver, B.C. local jewelry designer Caroline Bechert created her own solution, Creations for Continuity: a home for her own designs and a collective featuring work and collaborations with other Indigenous makers.

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Meet queer Indigenous musician Black Belt Eagle Scout

Meet Katherine Paul, aka Black Belt Eagle Scout, a self-taught Portland musician blending rock ’n’ roll influences with her Indigenous roots.

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Indigenous foods resurface in Portland

Several Portland-area parks have become places to explore and celebrate Indigenous foods like camas, wapato and salmon.

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Center for Contemporary Native Art

The Portland Art Museum's Center for Contemporary Native Art, opened in fall 2015, is devoted to showcasing the work of modern-day Native American artists.

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Native American events

The Portland area's Native community offers events nearly every month of the year.

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Native American business community

Portland's “Indianpreneurs” are ready to engage you in conversation, and to make your visit here productive and effective.

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Native American culture

Learn about Oregon's Native American culture and history through these collections and institutions.

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Native American history

The Portland metro area rests on traditional village sites of the Multnomah, Kathlamet, Clackamas, Chinook, Tualatin Kalapuya, Molalla and many other tribes and bands.

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