In 1978, artists Henry Frison and Isaka Shamsud-Din collaborated on the Albina Mural Project, an ambitious, three month mural display that adorned the sides of the Department of Human Services building on Alberta Street and Vancouver Avenue.
On Dec. 10, the Launch Pad Gallery will host the opening night of the provocative new exhibit "Criminales Todos" (We Are All Criminals). Sponsored by the Portland Central America Solidarity Committee, the exhibit is displaying artists from around Oregon on themes of police surveillance, border control and racial profiling in America.
Celebrating its 17th annual season under the big top, the UniverSoul Circus summer tour is winding through the South and East Coasts.
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PORTLAND — A nationwide crackdown on mortgage fraud — dubbed "Operation Stolen Dreams" — includes 39 defendants and 140 properties in Oregon.
A slightly groggy, sun-drenched Bonnaroo crowd was readying itself for the music festival's big day-two acts: Jay-Z and Stevie Wonder.
Both were to take Bonnaroo's main stage Saturday evening in succession, with headliner Jay-Z following Wonder. The day's acts also included Weezer, Jack White's the Dead Weather, Norah Jones and a middle-of-the-night set by the jam band Disco Biscuits.