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Dan Sadowsky

Dan Sadowsky was a part-time digital producer on OPB's Arts & Life team. He is currently a freelance writer, filmmaker and interactive content producer based in Portland.

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Recent Articles

local | Food

Cooking For The Future

OPB | Jan. 23, 2014 midnight

Multnomah County offers a yearlong culinary arts course for youth involved in the juvenile justice system.

local | Arts

Painting For Television's 'Grimm'

OPB | Jan. 15, 2014 midnight

A classically trained painter finds satisfaction in working in a variety of styles to produce "art" for NBC's Grimm.

local | Food

Finding Money In Mushrooms

OPB | Jan. 7, 2014 midnight

Three recent Lewis & Clark biology grads find a business niche cultivating oyster mushrooms to sell to local restaurants.

local | Food | Cook It At Home

Cook It At Home: Gregory Gourdet's Spice-Roasted Chicken With Autumn Root Vegetables

OPB | Dec. 18, 2013 midnight

Departure's executive chef prepares a simple one-pot dish: a whole chicken roasted atop a pan of traditional fall vegetables.

local | Books

Author Ruth Tenzer Feldman On History And The 'Urge To Lie'

OPB | Nov. 11, 2013 midnight

The Oregon author's second novel, The Ninth Day, is about the adventures of a 16-year-old girl in 1960s Berkeley who races to save a life in 11th-century Paris.

local | NW Life | Arts

Maintaining The Public's Art

OPB | Nov. 6, 2013 midnight

A small portion of the Regional Arts & Culture Council budget goes to maintaining roughly 2,000 pieces of art owned by the city of Portland and Multnomah County.

local | NW Life

Bringing Sherlock-Era Forensic Science To Life

OPB | Oct. 25, 2013 midnight

Science educator Kristi Falkowski uses hands-on experiments and demonstrations to engage visitors to OMSI's new Sherlock Holmes exhibit.

local | Food

'Chocolate Mob' Organizes Choktoberfest, Pairing Chocolate And Beer

OPB | Oct. 9, 2013 midnight

Choktoberfest pairs concoctions from local chocolate creators and brewmasters in the first event from a fledgling band of Portland chocolate makers and chocolatiers.

local | Food | Cook It At Home

Cook It At Home: Mirna Attar's Roasted Eggplant And Brown Rice Tabouli

OPB | Oct. 4, 2013 midnight

Portland chef Mirna Attar, owner of Ya Hala restaurant and Barbur World Foods, enjoys the artistry of cooking Lebanese cuisine.

local | NW Life | Environment

Waterfalls, Lava Flows And A Turquoise Pool Await Upper McKenzie Hikers

OPB | Sept. 27, 2013 midnight

View a slideshow of the scenery along a popular 7-mile stretch of the McKenzie River National Recreation Trail.


Northeast Portland Gallery Auctions 'Creative Collaborations'

OPB | Sept. 18, 2013 midnight

A gallery and studio that works with adults with developmental disabilities will auction pieces resulting from collaborations with professional artists.

local | Arts

‘Breath of Heaven’ Showcases Ancient Art From Civilization’s Cradle

OPB | Sept. 5, 2013 midnight

Sixty-four treasured objects from the ancient Middle East culled from notable American collections are now on display at Willamette University’s Hallie Ford Museum of Art in Salem.

local | Arts | Oregon Lens

Oregon Lens 2013 Filmmaker Profile: Erik Bender

OPB | Aug. 28, 2013 midnight

Erik Bender’s three entries in this year’s Oregon Lens series focus on athletes both inside and outside organized sports.

local | NW Life | Sports

The First Time Around: Velodrome Cycling For Beginners

OPB | Aug. 26, 2013 1:45 p.m.

You, too, can ride the harrowing 43-degree curves in the Alpenrose Velodrome. All you need is $10 and a helmet.


local | Music

Grammy Winner Esperanza Spalding Headlines Benefit Concert For Jazz Education

OPB | Aug. 15, 2013 4:30 p.m.

Esperanza Spalding headlines a concert of homegrown jazz talent to benefit the music education program of one of her mentors, Thara Memory.