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Tours

Mt. Hood Loop Tour including Multnomah Falls
Ongoing

Mt. Hood Loop Tour including Multnomah Falls

Pick up at all downtown Portland hotels $130

Join in on a full-day guided tour from Portland to Mt. Hood. By visiting Mount Hood with enthusiastic and knowledgeable guides, you will have multiple opportunities to get the best photographs of the awe-inspiring scenery and to learn about the history and heritage of Portland’s iconic mountain. The tour will depart the hustle and bustle...

Guided Tour
Morning or Afternoon Half Day Portland City Tour
Ongoing

Morning or Afternoon Half Day Portland City Tour

Various locations $85

More than just a basic Portland city tour, the half-day Portland City Tour will reveal the laid-back small city feel of this fun and thriving downtown. You will experience the best Portland sites, including the International Rose Garden, Pioneer Courthouse Square, NW 23rd (the best shopping area in Portland), the Pearl District, the South Park...

Guided Tour
Morning or Afternoon Multnomah Falls & Gorge Waterfalls Tour
Ongoing

Morning or Afternoon Multnomah Falls & Gorge Waterfalls Tour

Various locations $85

Explore the beauty of the canyon walls and rock formations, breathtaking waterfalls and awe-inspiring visas that make the Columbia River National Scenic Area one of the Seven Wonders of Oregon. Our enthusiastic guides will introduce you to the most amazing places in the Gorge while providing a comprehensive narrative of this spectacular landscape and its...

Guided Tour
Oregon Coastal Tour
Ongoing

Oregon Coastal Tour

Various locations $130

Maximize your beach time while at the Oregon Coast Oregon’s coastline is graced with unforgettable vistas: dramatic cliffs, offshore rocks and sea lions, wide sandy beaches, majestic capes, historic lighthouses, enchanted forests and lovely small beach towns which artists and artisans make their home. Locations we may visit include: Cannon Beach, Haystack Rock, Short Sand...

Guided Tour
Winter Twig ID with Casey Clapp
Saturday, Jan. 28, 2023

Winter Twig ID with Casey Clapp

Hoyt Arboretum $20 - $25

When deciduous trees lose their leaves each year, one of their most conspicuous characteristics is lost: their leaves. But all is not lost. Join arborist Casey Clapp, creator and co-host of the tree podcast Completely Arbortrary, in this identification course focused on what the leaves leave behind: the twigs. This course will introduce how to...

Guided Tour, Outdoors, Science & Tech

Exhibitions

Fernanda D'Agostino: Chrysalis (Generativity)
Jan. 28, 2022–Mar. 5, 2023

Fernanda D'Agostino: Chrysalis (Generativity)

Oregon Contemporary Free

Oregon Contemporary presents Chrysalis (Generativity), a solo exhibition by Fernanda D’Agostino. The exhibition is part of Site, a series of site-specific large-scale solo exhibitions by artists of the Pacific Northwest. Chrysalis is an installation of a series of projection sculptures based on the beautiful nests of tent caterpillars. The sculptures are constructed of branches and...

Art & Design, Exhibition
Traces
July 30, 2022–Feb. 26, 2023

Traces

Portland Art Museum $22-$25

Traces presents poetic reflections on memory in contemporary art. Art has long played a role in aiding memory by depicting detailed stories in history painting, epic poems, or song cycles. It is also a space for artists to give physical forms to cerebral or emotional sensations. This exhibition, featuring recent acquisitions alongside artworks borrowed from...

Art & Design, Exhibition
Garden of Resonance: The Art of Jun Kaneko
Oct. 1, 2022–Feb. 20, 2023

Garden of Resonance: The Art of Jun Kaneko

Portland Japanese Garden Free with Admission

Portland Japanese Garden is delighted to welcome internationally acclaimed artist Jun Kaneko (b. 1942-). Kaneko, recently honored with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Sculpture Center, has made major contributions to the field of sculptural art on a global scale, exploring the relationships between art, nature, and people with the boldness and placement...

Art & Design, Cultural Communities, Exhibition
Dakota Modern: The Art of Oscar Howe
Oct. 29, 2022–May 14, 2023

Dakota Modern: The Art of Oscar Howe

Portland Art Museum $22 - $25

Dakota Modern: The Art of Oscar Howe introduces new generations to one of the twentieth century’s most innovative Native American painters. Howe (1915–1983) committed his artistic career to the preservation, relevance, and ongoing expression of his Yanktonai Dakota culture. He proved that art could be simultaneously modern and embedded in customary Očhéthi Šakówiŋ (Sioux) culture...

Art & Design, Exhibition, Cultural Communities
Jeffrey Gibson: To Name An Other
Nov. 4, 2022–Feb. 26, 2023

Jeffrey Gibson: To Name An Other

Portland Art Museum $25

Community, empowerment, and visibility are at the heart of the ongoing performance work To Name An Other, by multimedia artist Jeffrey Gibson (b. 1972), who is a member of the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians and of Cherokee descent. The fifty pairs of matching tunics and drums in this large-scale installation are emblazoned with phrases...

Art & Design, Exhibition, Cultural Communities
Symbiosis
Nov. 12, 2022–Feb. 12, 2023

Symbiosis

Portland Art Museum $30

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a plant? Perhaps a frog, a slug or an orchid-butterfly hybrid? Or maybe you’re not an organic lifeform at all. This November 2022 through February 2023, the PAM CUT // Center for an Untold Tomorrow building at 934 SW Salmon Street will come to...

Art & Design, Film, Performing Arts, Exhibition
Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes
Nov. 15, 2022–Apr. 9, 2023

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes

OMSI (Oregon Museum of Science and Industry) $24 - $30

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes is a groundbreaking exhibition celebrating Marvel’s 80-year history, from the iconic characters to the creators who’ve told the stories. Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes features hundreds of artifacts, including original comic book pages, interactive displays, life-size statues of your favorite Super Heroes, and costumes and props from Marvel films and...

Art & Design, Exhibition
A Century of BB Camp
Nov. 16, 2022–Jan. 29, 2023

A Century of BB Camp

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education $5 - $8

Take a journey through time and distance, along Highway 101 to Otis, Oregon. “We’re B’nai B’rith Campers, Rough and Ready!” greets you in singsong as you drive through the camp gate. It all began in 1921 with campers sleeping on old army cots in tents. After a century of growth, over 1,000 campers a summer...

Exhibition, Cultural Communities
The Odyssey of the Historic Jantzen Beach Carousel
Nov. 18, 2022–Apr. 30, 2023

The Odyssey of the Historic Jantzen Beach Carousel

Oregon Historical Society Free

The Jantzen Beach Amusement Park officially opened on May 26, 1928. It added a new attraction in July of that year—an impressive four-abreast carousel built by C. W. Parker. The Odyssey of the Historic Jantzen Beach Carousel examines the carousel’s journey from Parker’s Leavenworth factory to California’s sunny shores to the Jantzen Beach Amusement Park,...

Art & Design, Exhibition, History
Human | Nature
Dec. 7, 2022–May 7, 2023

Human | Nature

Portland Art Museum $25

150 Years of Japanese Landscape Prints Selected from the Portland Art Museum’s permanent collection, this exhibition explores Japan’s journey with and through nature during the 19th century and into the modern age through the lens of landscape prints, revealing the at-once reverential and playful spirit in which people held the trees, mountains, and rivers around...

Exhibition
Masterworks | Portland: Botticelli
Dec. 22, 2022–May 14, 2023

Masterworks | Portland: Botticelli

Portland Art Museum $0 - $25

The Portland Art Museum is pleased to present Sandro Botticelli’s masterwork Madonna of the Magnificat, a tondo (round painting) of the Madonna and Child with angels. This rarely seen work is a variant of the artist’s celebrated painting in the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, considered one of the finest Madonna and Child paintings of the...

Art & Design, Exhibition
Flowstone
Jan. 7–29, 2023

Flowstone

Carnation Contemporary Free

Flowstone, a collaborative project by Hannah Newman and Susan Murrell, explores the end of day as it relates to the end of days. Sunsets depicted as solitary figures, propagate into a forest or family of stalagmites. The sunset in Flowstone is depicted in multiple ways - as a sculptural figure embedded with sediment, a flat...

Art & Design, Exhibition
M U S I N G S FROM THE FUTURE
Jan. 11–Feb. 25, 2023

M U S I N G S FROM THE FUTURE

PDX CONTEMPORARY ART Free

PDX CONTEMPORARY ART is pleased to present M U S I N G S FROM THE FUTURE, an exhibition of new work by Tad Savinar. The exhibition will mark Savinar’s fiftieth year of working in the studio. With wry wit, the ever-careful observer Tad Savinar “reports” on the present culture, projecting into his view of...

Art & Design, Exhibition
Weaving Data
Jan. 24–Apr. 29, 2023

Weaving Data

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at Portland State University Free

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at PSU is pleased to present Weaving Data, featuring the work of Faig Ahmed, April Bey, Jovencio de la Paz, Ahree Lee, Kayla Mattes, Shelley Socolofsky, Joan Truckenbrod, Vo Vo, and Sarah Wertzberger. The exhibition is on view from January 24 through April 29, 2023, with an opening reception...

Art & Design, Exhibition
l'appel du vide 2023 MFA First Year Exhibition
Jan. 25–Feb. 11, 2023

l'appel du vide 2023 MFA First Year Exhibition

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) + 511 Gallery Free

(Portland, OR) The Center for Contemporary Art and Culture and the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies at PNCA are pleased to present l’appel du vide, a group exhibition of new and recent works by First Year MFA Graduate Candidates and Post-Bacc Programs students. Exhibition Statement: Walking along a high cliff path, you are gripped...

Exhibition, Art & Design
home school: The shape of memory
Jan. 27–Mar. 19, 2023

home school: The shape of memory

Oregon Contemporary Free

home school and Oregon Contemporary proudly present The shape of memory, on view 27 Jan – 19. Mar 2023. The second show in home school’s curatorial residency includes works by Star Feliz, Deborah-Joyce Holman, Dozie Kanu, Nkhensani Mkhari, Portland Backyard Art Group, and MODUS. Exploring the slippage between symbol and sigil, the works in the...

Art & Design, Exhibition

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