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Call to Ceramic Artists:
DEADLINE EXTENDED

Announcing a Call to Ceramic Artists for 2017

The Multnomah Arts Center is pleased to sponsor a juried exhibition of ceramic art work to celebrate the NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) annual conference, Future Flux, which is being hosted in Portland in 2017. Artists working in clay as the primary medium and living in Oregon and southern Washington are encouraged to apply.

Ceramic Show Application (pdf)

For more information please contact: nicole.rawlins@portlandoregon.gov

Submission deadline EXTENDED: January 13, 2017


Little Artists Preschool’s Open House

little artists preschool logo

BEGIN YOUR CHILD’S JOURNEY into the arts with color, texture, sound, and movement. Our curriculum is designed to inspire and stimulate young minds through process-based experiences such as painting, sculpting, dance, music, and dramatic play. The ABC’s, numbers, problem-solving, motor, sensory, and social skills wil be developed through this interdisciplinary arts program.

Parents & Preschool Children—You’re Invited!

• Open House •

Wednesday,January 25th

• 5pm to 7pm •

Meet our teachers and learn what Little Artists Preschool is all about while your child explores the classroom, creates art, and makes new friends. No reservations required.

Little Artists Preschool @ MAC: 7740 SW Capitol Hwy. (Cottages 1 & 2)

Teacher Steve & Kids

Studio Theatre Presents: Frankenstein

DUE TO INCLEMENT WEATHER, ONLY THE SUNDAY SHOW IS RUNNING — JOIN US AT 3 PM ON DECEMBER 18TH!

Frankenstein

MAC’s Studio Theatre production of Mary Shelley’s famous story will be pieced together from the original novel and the classic black and white films — with a comic twist sewn in. Join the mob as we chase the hideous fiend from secret laboratories, through beautiful ballrooms and over icy mountaintops. Is it a monster or a miracle? Either way, it’s ALIVE!

Theatre Showcase for Fall

Theatre Showcase

Free & open to the public!

MAC Auditorium
7688 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219
503-823-2787
www.MultnomahArtsCenter.org

Fall Lit Arts Reading

Fall Reading

Saturday, January 21st, 7 pm

MAC Literary Arts Program

Instructors and Students Read
Poetry, Fiction and Nonfiction

Hosted by Christopher Luna,
Clark County Poet Laureate

Free & Open to the Public

Winter Arts & Crafts Sale

Art Sale

It’s almost the most wonderful time of year — MAC’s arts & crafts sale time!

Multnomah Combined Chorus Concert

Fall Chorus

Wednesday, November 16th at 7:30 p.m.
Free & open to the public!

The Multnomah Community Chorus and Women’s Chorus will offer the first performance in MAC’s newly-floored auditorium! Get cozy and bask in the beauty of maple and music as Mark Woodward and Jessica Israels direct another memorable concert for our community.

MAC Auditorium
7688 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR 97219
503-823-2787
www.MultnomahArtsCenter.org

Multnomah Arts Center’s Instructors Showcase

November 4 – 29, 2016

Reception: Friday, November 4 • 5 – 7pm

Multnomah Arts Center's Visual Art Instructors Show

Image features work of instructors Liz Walker, Debra Carus & Jerry Harris

Artwork by Multnomah Arts Center adult and youth visual arts instructors and will be on view in the Multnomah Arts Center Gallery beginning November 4. The work will include paintings, prints, drawings, metal arts, ceramics, textiles, woodturning, sculpture, photography and more. An opening artist reception will be held in the gallery Friday, November 4, 5-7pm. The show may be seen through November 29.

MAC Will Provide Reduced Service 9/26-27

Portland Parks & Recreation is having an in-service staff training on September 26th and 27th for all Recreation Leaders, Coordinators, and Supervisors. As a result, the MAC building will be open but there will be limited support staff in the office to assist with building needs. Our registration and rental booking business will be limited due to decrease in staff.

PP&R Training

Thank you to our community for your understanding while we train to serve you better!


Rebecca Marsh McCannell in Trayle Studio

Rebecca Marsh McCannell

Don’t miss this opportunity to meet MAC’s printmaking community and visit our stunning Trayle Studio!