April 17, 2014 3:30 p.m.
Alison Roper, a principal dancer at Oregon Ballet Theatre, is retiring. In honor of her storied career, we asked her to step off stage and dance around Portland.
April 17, 2014 2:23 p.m.
We visit Eugene native Garrick Bushek (aka Marv Ellis) in his home in the woods. "Marv" spins out rhymes as he takes us on a hike, seamlessly merging the urban and rural, sophisticated and home-spun, gritty and green. The story is punctuated with performance footage from a Mississippi Studios show and music videos, featuring instrumentation and a sound that are as eclectic as Marv Ellis himself.
April 17, 2014 11:08 a.m.
Françoise Weeks shapes dramatic fashion pieces using the greenest material she can find - plants! She's creating a dress and a dramatic head decoration for an upcoming fashion shoot, and shows us how she creates each piece from greenery and flowers.
April 10, 2014 1:56 p.m.
Journalist Robert Krulwich reads William Stafford's "For My Young Friends Who Are Afraid."
April 10, 2014 1:22 p.m.
Eric Boyer creates his unique sculptures from wire mesh. He started by primarily sculpting the human form, etching each shape by hand from the coarse mesh. These days he's working in more abstract forms. He was one of the first practitioners of this art in the country.
April 10, 2014 1:12 p.m.
Internationally renown trumpeter Farnell Newton plays, composes, and teaches us a thing or two about music and social media.
March 26, 2014 5:22 p.m.
A tour of the Venice exhibition at Portland Art Museum with curator Dawson W. Carr, Ph.D.
March 26, 2014 4:42 p.m.
This Eugene-based artist updates steampunk, making elaborate designs that actually compute, show movies, and pour a stiff drink. And when he's not building, he's collecting. LaRiccia's home is its very own gallery, and he is the curator of "Les Salon des Refuses," an exhibit of work refused by the Mayor's Art Show in Eugene.
March 26, 2014 4:11 p.m.
Darren Orange is a painter in Astoria. He's inspired by the ocean, a shipwreck on the Astoria coast, and the colors around him.
March 20, 2014 3:10 p.m.
Mary Josephson is a painter, lithographer and mosaic maker who loves to create. She has an extensive background in fine art studies, but her work has an almost folksy quality.