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Stephanie Brockway uses second-hand wooden objects to carve one-of-a-kind works of art. Shu-Ju Wang's book arts, paintings and sculpture explore the profound transitions in our lives. Singer and songwriter Liz Vice overcame a serious illness to find her voice.

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Life After Life: The Art Of Stephanie Brockway

In Stephanie Brockway's hands, the past life of an object is fuel for the energy in her new art.

Arts | Books | Oregon Art Beat

Exploring Transition: Artist Shu-Ju Wang

Portland painter and book artist Shu-Ju Wang explores themes of transition and fear in her deeply personal work.

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

R&B, Gospel Artist Liz Vice

R&B, Gospel artist Liz Vice never imagined a life as a singer, but once she began singing in church, at age 32, her path quickly unfolded before her. 

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Program Funding Provided By:

The Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation Endowed Fund for Excellence

Robert D. and Marcia H. Randall Charitable Trust, Fund for Lifelong Learning


Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird

Additional Support Provided By:
The Jackson Foundation
Lee and Marcia Stevenson