Now Playing:

TV

Entertainment | Family | Arts | World | Oregon Art Beat

Lan Su Chinese Garden Welcomes The Year Of The Rooster

OPB | May 4, 2017 8 p.m.

The Chinese New Year celebration at Lan Su Chinese Garden introduces us to some cultural activities including the lion dance performance and illuminated lanterns.

local | NW Life | Arts | Land use | Oregon Art Beat

Pacific Northwest Plein Air Invites Painters To Get Outside

OPB | May 2, 2017 9:53 a.m.

The Pacific Northwest Plein Air painting event encourages artists to immerse themselves in the natural landscape

Entertainment | NW Life | Arts | Family | local | News | Oregon Art Beat

Portland Winter Light Festival Sparks Illumination

OPB | May 4, 2017 8 p.m.

By the time February rolls around here in the rainy northwest, most folks are going a little bit crazy. A respite from those mid-winter woes: the Portland Winter Light Festival

Entertainment | local | NW Life | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Portland Animator Rose Bond Changes Where Animation Lives

OPB | April 21, 2017 1:38 p.m. | Portland

Rose Bond calls herself an animator and media artist and says she includes “a lot of social practice, a lot of public involvement” in every piece she creates.

Entertainment | local | NW Life | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Animator Joan Gratz Embraces Technology To Create Her Newest Films

OPB | April 27, 2017 8 p.m. | Portland

Joan Gratz has worked in Portland’s animation scene since its earliest days.

Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Rural Eastern Oregon Retreat For Ceramic Artists

OPB | April 20, 2017 8 p.m.

The LH Project is a residency for ceramic artists near Joseph, Oregon.

Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Art And Nature Come Together In A Meaningful Way At Sitka

OPB | April 20, 2017 8 p.m.

Sitka Center for Art and Ecology is home to workshops and opportunities for artists to retreat and create work.

local | NW Life | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

The Portland DIY Clay Experiment That Changed Animation Forever

OPB | April 27, 2017 8 p.m. | Portland

In a few short months, two Portland animators' film went from being rejected by the Northwest Film Festival to winning the Oscar for best short animated film, kicking off Oregon's animation scene in the process.

Entertainment | local | NW Life | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

How To Make 48 Million Facial Expressions For An Oscar-Winning Animation

OPB | April 27, 2017 8 p.m. | Portland

At LAIKA Animation Studio, in Hillsboro, Oregon, they’ve pioneered a new way to change facial expressions with 3-D printing.

local | NW Life | Arts | Oregon Art Beat

Portland Animator Explores A Changing Portland With 2 Local Icons

OPB | April 27, 2017 8 p.m. | Portland

The engine of gentrification fueled by Portland’s recent transplants was starting to hum by the time Jerold Howard returned. That's inspired his latest film.