Upcoming Events

E.g., 2018/06/24
E.g., 2018/06/24

Music: Amy Reid

Inspired by dance as a form of therapy and understanding the rich history of the club as a safe space for queer commune, 2018 SPACE Artist-in-Residence Amy Reid will host a queer dance party. She will also DJ the evening bringing some Baltimore vibes to Portland. Merging two worlds together, the evening will also feature local DJs and performers. In Baltimore, she has a monthly DJ residency at a... MORE
Friday05.25.2018
8:00 PM

Community event: Nonfiction Media Producers' Meetup

We’re living in a golden era of nonfiction media storytelling but too rarely do we get to meet one another and learn about the rich body of producers often toiling away at lonely editing stations or globe-trotting on projects. This event is an opportunity for area producers of documentary film, video, and audio to meet and learn about each others’ work and expand the community. All levels of... MORE
Tuesday05.29.2018
6:00 PM
FREE to the public

Performance: Moving In SPACE: Works in Progress

Moving in SPACE is a new contemporary dance/movement/performance series that will focus on works in progress. The series aims to provide a much needed regional performance opportunity for works in development in the contemporary dance and performance scene. Three artists were selected through an open call by jurors choreographers/dancers Sara Juli, Riley Watts and Asher Woodworth to... MORE
Thursday05.31.2018
7:30 PM

Exhibition opening: Camp Solong: Almost Season

Artists Dafna Maimon and Ethan Hayes-Chute will take on their Camp Solong personas, Fluffy and Baloo, as they open up their brand-new summer offices to visitors of the First Friday Art Walk. During the evening, the camp counselors will provide special insight into the ins and outs of the Camp Solong experience and provide opportunities for visitors to take care of some emotional filing and... MORE
Friday06.01.2018
5:00 PM

Music: Tatsuya Nakatani's Gong Orchestra Transcendent music from the Japanese percussionist's 15-member ensemble

Tatsuya Nakatani is a Japanese avant-garde percussionist and acoustic sound artist. Based in the United States, he has released over 80 recordings in the last two decades and toured all over the world. Nakatani has developed his own unique instrumentation and extended techniques, creating new sounds utilizing gongs, drums, cymbals, singing bowls, wooden sticks, metal objects, and the... MORE
Saturday06.02.2018
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$8 advance, $10 day of show for members

Artist Talk: THE COMIC BOOK STORY OF BASEBALL With Portland author Alex Irvine

A book launch and talk for THE COMIC BOOK STORY OF BASEBALL.  A graphic novel-style history of baseball, providing an illustrated look at the major games, players, and rule changes that shaped the sport.  PRINT Bookstore will be selling copies of the book and we'll have some thematically-appropriate surprises on hand. This graphic novel steps up to the plate and covers all the... MORE
Sunday06.03.2018
6:00 PM
FREE to the public

Music: Nnamdi Ogbonnaya with Mal Devisa and Family Planning The Chicago art-rap, post-punk, jazz & r&b blending polymath returns!

Nnamdi Ogbonnaya is a multi-instrumentalist composer, producer, and performer. His musical identity was forged in the DIY community of Chicago. Relentless participation in numerous musical projects bridged genres and created inroads between scenes. Near constant activity quickly made him a locus of gravity in the community. Constant participation quickly opened channels to a broad cross-section... MORE
Monday06.04.2018
8:00 PM
$8 advance, $10 day of show

Music: La Luz with Gymshorts and Sunset Hearts Surf noir and dream-weaving psych from the LA 4-piece

Los Angeles has often been described as a “dream factory”–both a mecca where dreamers converge to pursue long-held aspirations, and a topography of hallucinogenic contradictions: enchanting tangerine sunsets diffused by smog, crystal-clutching spiritualists mingling with deep-pocketed narcissists, rows of scenic palms competing with garish billboards for commuters’ attention. It was against this... MORE
Tuesday06.05.2018
8:00 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$8 advance, $10 day of show for members

Music: Paul de Jong (of The Books) with Artie Fischer-Patrick Carey and Ursidae

Riding a wave of passionate reviews following the April 2018 release of his sophomore album YOU FUCKEN SUCKER, Paul de Jong invites you into his musical diner where everybody gets an earful: a menu of emotional acrobatics with the aid of cellos, or what used to be cellos, a bottomless library of exotic americana, absurdist sound and video snippets, a few mismatched costumes and... MORE
Friday06.08.2018
8:30 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$8 advance, $10 day of show for members

Music: The Rose Quintet presents Elvis Costello's The Juliet Letters The rarely performed 1993 voice & string quartet song cycle

In 1993, renowned singer-songwriter Elvis Costello partnered with The Brodsky Quartet to create a unique song cycle culminating in the album The Juliet Letters.  Each song takes the form of a letter and in each letter, Costello weaves a rich tapestry of characters and compelling stories. In the spirit of other classical and pop-fusing masterpieces, Costello and The Brodsky Quartet bring... MORE
Saturday06.09.2018
8:00 PM
$10 advance, $12 day of show
$8 advance, $10 day of show for members