The Oregon Arts Commission is preparing to implement a 14 percent budget reduction. We sat down with the commission's executive director, Brian Rogers, to talk about the cuts' impact on the agency.
NW Life | Entertainment | Music | Books | local | Arts | State of WonderOPB | July 15, 2017 noon
This week on State of Wonder, singer Olivia Chaney and the Decemberists' Colin Meloy share their new collaboration, Offa Rex. Plus, U.S. poet laureate Tracy K. Smith and a visit to a new post in Central Oregon's arts scene.
NW Life | local | Arts | State of WonderOPB | July 14, 2017 1:37 p.m.
Reed Lacy has been tinkering with his human-powered vehicle since 1993. His "kinetic sculpture" is one of many taking part in races during Corvallis' da Vinci Days.
NW Life | local | Arts | State of WonderOPB | July 14, 2017 12:57 p.m. | Bend, Oregon
Bend's Atelier 6000 reopening as the Bend Art Center is a signpost for the restless conversation in Central Oregon art circles about who speaks for art and what needs to be said.
Devil-may-care side trips to imaginary cities, soul-searching conversation with graphic novelist Teva Harrison, and moments of wonder with Portland's premier soul interpreter.
Books | NW Life | local | Arts | State of WonderOPB | July 7, 2017 11:34 a.m. | Vancouver, Washington
The open mic poetry series fills Angst Gallery monthly with dozens of poets and poetry lovers, along with founder and Clark County Poet Laureate Christopher Luna.
Business | local | Arts | State of WonderOPB | July 7, 2017 10:40 a.m. | Vancouver, Washington
Vancouver artist Erika Bartlett has an eye for nature and a mind for business.