Stagepass: Black Prairie

Watch the band's strong performance and beautifully captured video from Stagepass.

A 'War Story' With Big Ambitions And Mixed Results

The drama War Story is trying to wrap itself around both a personal story of a traumatized journalist and some larger social issues. Despite a strong central performance, it succeeds only partially.

Victor Maldonado Explores Mexican Stereotypes With His Lucha Art

Artist Victor Maldonado journeyed to Crow's Shadow Institute of the Arts to work on a new series of prints exploring questions of identity through Mexican lucha wrestling masks.

Arts | Books | Oregon

A Different Kind Of Conan: 'The Legend Of Bold Riley'

OPB | July 31, 2014 midnight

Portland-based author and graphic artist Leia Weathington brings a fresh perspective and a wide range of artists to the epic adventure genre in her graphic novel series The Legend of Bold Riley.

Arts | NW Life | Oregon

Project Dayshoot Celebrates Revival, Announces 'Picture Oregon'

OPB | July 30, 2014 midnight

The people behind the revival of Project Dayshoot hope to turn a singular moment in Oregon's history into an ongoing celebration of the state and its people.

Music | Oregon

Hip-Hop Artist Big Mo On Making Music And Making A Difference

OPB | July 30, 2014 12:45 p.m.

The local Arab-American hip-hop artist talks about being stereotyped, the inspiration behind his music and the importance of being an activist.

Arts | Oregon

Recent Graduates Exhibit Work At Blackfish Gallery

OPB | July 25, 2014 10:30 a.m.

Want to get a taste for what some of this year’s top art school graduates are creating? Head to Portland’s Blackfish Gallery and explore the 19th annual Recent Graduates exhibition.

NW Life | Oregon

Oregon Historical Photo: Salmon Wheel Boat on the Columbia River, 1883

OPB | July 28, 2014 midnight

Fish wheels on the Columbia River allowed huge numbers of salmon to be collected and canned, but this technology and commerce ultimately proved destructive.

Food | Oregon

Cook It At Home: Bonnie Morales' Herring Under A Fur Coat

OPB | July 25, 2014 midnight

Bonnie Morales, chef and owner of Kachka, demonstrates how to make a zakuski dish: herring under a fur coat, a colorful layered salad.

Arts | Oregon

'Art Of The Wild' Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of The Wilderness Act

OPB | July 24, 2014 midnight

Twenty-one Pacific Northwest artists are coming together to showcase work offering a unique look at wilderness reserves.

Arts | Oregon

Recent Graduates Exhibit Work At Blackfish Gallery

OPB | July 25, 2014 10:30 a.m.

Want to get a taste for what some of this year’s top art school graduates are creating? Head to Portland’s Blackfish Gallery and explore the 19th annual Recent Graduates exhibition.

Arts | Books

On 'Tomlinson Hill,' Journalist Seeks Truth And Reconciliation

NPR | July 21, 2014 1:36 p.m.

Chris Tomlinson covered conflict, including apartheid in Africa, for 11 years. Then the great, great grandson of Texas slaveholders realized he needed to write a book about his family's history.

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Featured: William Stafford Centennial

This year, Oregon's award-winning poet laureate William Stafford would have turned 100. We explore his life and the impact he had across the state and genre.

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