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Rothko: Life Beyond The Abstract

Painter Mark Rothko sold newspapers on Portland street corners, worked in his uncle’s downtown Portland clothing store, and eventually enrolled at Lincoln High School, where he excelled. 

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La Belle: Lost In The World Of The Automaton

Portland’s Imago Theatre is famous for their long running, national touring, hit shows "Frogz" and "ZooZoo." But now, Directors Carol Triffle and Jerry Mouwad have created what they hope is a new hit.

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Painting With A Side Of Aromatherapy In Oregon's Lavender Fields

Every summer, scores of painters descend on the lavender fields of Oregon, creating work, and getting a little aromatherapy as well!

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Sharing The World In 3-D: Rich Dubnow And Oregon’s Iconic View-Master

Meet a photographer who got his start shooting stills for the Oregon-born View-Master company and never stopped loving 3-D.

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Dressing A Running Man: Mark Orton And The Art Of Film Composing

Oregon film composer Mark Orton has been scoring films since 2001.

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Portland Illustrator Creates A Child's World In Watercolor

Children’s book illustrator, Lee White, shows us his studio process working between traditional watercolor and digital illustration. 

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Musician Hauls Piano To 25 Of Oregon's Most Scenic Locations

Classical pianist Hunter Noack performs in the most remote and beautiful spots in Oregon.

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Put A Bow On It: Eugene Artist Kelly Durian's Next-Generation Neckties

Kelly Durian makes bow ties and suspenders for a new generation from her shop in Eugene.

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Stop Planning, Stop Judging: Painter Jesse Reno's Wild Intuition

Jesse Reno believes in following his intuition when painting, forgoing a plan for his images.

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Minor White Captures The Ornate Beauty Of Portland's Past

Images captured by photographer Minor White in the late 1930s are the only remaining connection to the ornately decorated cast-iron buildings that once lined the streets of Portland.