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20th Anniversary Community Gathering

BRING US THE PAST & WE'LL SHOW YOU THE FUTURE

You are part of PICA’s history! Join us for a casual gathering of friends past, present, and future where we will preview our 2015 programing and collect memories of past PICA and Dada Ball mayhem. Refreshments, PICA storytelling confessional, image scanning station, PICA archive slideshow, and 2015 preview of events….

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA)
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Joe Fyfe

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

The magnetism in Fyfe’s work lies in the undulation between haut-formalism and his quotidian palette. He…

PSU Shattuck Hall Annex
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Sarah Michelson Residency

PICA hosts NY-based choreographer Sarah Michelson for her Portland debut and a  five-day residency focusing on the…

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Erik Bünger

The Third Man

Co-presented with Cinema Project Erik Bünger takes listeners on a journey through the world of film…

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA)
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Artist-in-Residence Talk with Sarah Michelson

Choreographer Sarah Michelson shares ideas and research around her ongoing “Devotion” studies with PICA Artistic Director…

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA)
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TC Smith Benefit Celebration

TC Smith, of Portland’s ShowDrape, was a long-time friend and hero to PICA. TC passed away on December 30, 2014 in a work…

Portland State University (PSU): Lincoln Performance Hall
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Creative Exchange Lab

Spring Lab 2015

The Portland Institute for Contemporary Art is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 Creative Exchange Lab…

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Creative Exchange Lab: Meet the Artists

Meet the first cohort of Creative Exchange Lab artists–select international, national, and local artists from diverse…

Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA)
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TADADA!

PICA’S 20TH ANNIVERSARY BENEFIT GALA

To mark PICA’s 20th anniversary our annual TADA! gala will visit its former self, the Dada Ball. TADADA! will celebrate the spirit of PICA’s venturesome history to usher in the next 20 years of making the world safe for contemporary art! Chaos, splendor, themed dinner, enchanted piñata forest, paddle raise, golden ticket raffle, many surprises and after party!…

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No Boundaries

Aboriginal Australian Contemporary Abstract Painting

Exhibition Open:

PICA is proud to be participating in a major national tour of Aboriginal contemporary Art. The…