PDX Art Calendar

Exhibitions, events, lectures, performances, press, and recommendations
Particularly Good

Pace Taylor
“Inside” artist series, Third Room
May 5–May 10

Of all the effect of social distancing, the one I’m struggling with the most is the psychological exposure. Emotions feel particularly raw, and I find myself missing both solitude and community. Portland-based artist Pace Taylor captures these conflicting desires in expansive fields of soft pastel and leaden graphite details. Continue reading…

jayy dodd, Vulture + Down
Mirror Economy, Ori Gallery
April 15–May 29

This video is the perfect world to get lost in during quarantine. Included as a part of the online exhibition Mirror Economy at Ori Gallery, Vulture + Down (2020) by Portland-based artist and blxk trans womxn jayy dodd was filmed and produced in part while dodd was at the Zigzag Poetry Residency in Zigzag, Oregon. Continue reading…

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Group exhibition

Congress Yard Projects
Opening May 29
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C:3 Initiative
May 7–June 20
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Indie Folk: New Art from the Pacific Northwest

Adams and Ollman
May 8–June 13
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José Sierra

Eutectic Gallery
May 8–June 6
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The Shape of Content
Group exhibition

Off the Cost
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Pioneers of Portland Punk

Collins Gallery, Multnomah County Library
May 9–July 3
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Closing soon
Betsy Walton
Safe Spaces

Stephanie Chefas Projects
May 2–30
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Margot Voorhies

Russo Lee Gallery
Closing May 16
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The Unknown Artist

Closing May 16
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Gregory Grenon

Russo Lee Gallery
Closing May 16
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Betty Merken: Persuasive Geometry

Russo Lee Gallery
Closing May 16
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Events & Lectures

Alone Together

The Social Distance Club is pleased to present their first virtual art show, Alone Together, benefiting the Portland community impacted by the coronavirus outbreak. 
May 14–16, 7pm
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Conversation with Fidencio Fifield-Perez on Instagram Live
May 9, 5pm
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Holding Happy Hour

Convos, studio visits, performances, workshops, etc.
Every Thursday, 5pm
DM the gallery for the Zoom link

Beyond Now

A virtual fundraiser for PICA
All events are free, but this is a fundraiser, so give what you can!
May 14–16
Main live event May 16
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