Linda Kliewer, Darcelle, 1998, gelatin silver print.
Call for Artists—The Visual Chronicle of Portland: RACC is seeking works on paper—prints, drawings, paintings on paper and photographs—to purchase for the Visual Chronicle of Portland collection.
The Visual Chronicle of Portland is a collection of original works on paper that portray artists’ perceptions of what makes the city of Portland, Oregon, unique. The Chronicle is owned by the City, and since its inception in 1985, it has grown to 320 works by 190 different artists. Works are displayed in publicly accessible spaces in City of Portland and Multnomah County buildings. The collection strives to reflect a diversity of populations, artistic disciplines and points of view.
For more information visit: Regional Arts and Culture Council
Portland’s Newspace Center for Photography is having an open Call for Entries for its Annual Juried Exhibit. It costs $40 for five submitted photos and entries are due by May 30 with the exhibition during August. This is a great opportunity to work on your photography and editing skills and if you need any help or you’re looking for a camera, the Digital Lab is open for business!
Blue Sky Gallery, a local space dedicated to photography, will be exhibiting the work of F&D Cartier. The Swiss duo work in antique photo-sensitive papers to capture the image of light and color. The piece was created especially for the Blue Sky space. Also on exhibition will a collection of images profiling or inspired by the Pacific Northwest.
Blue Sky also accepts submissions, so feel free to edit your images at the Digital Lab or come see us to set up an appointment for the Image Production Studio before jumping into the Portland art scene.
Workshop offerings give patrons the opportunity to gain specific skills in multimedia production. All workshops are free to current students, faculty, and staff.
Introduction to Photoshop
Location: Main Lab
Duration: 1 hour
Experience Level: Beginner
Date: March 4, 11:00 a.m.
and 1:00 p.m.
Hoping everyone had a good holiday break, the Digital Lab is open with these regular hours.
M – Th 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
F 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Sa 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Su 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
W 11/27 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Th – F 11/28 – 11/29 closed
Sa 11/30 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Su 12/1 10:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
UP now has access to Lynda, a website filled with useful training videos and articles. Simply visit their website, select a topic (see: software such as Adobe Photoshop or Apple iMovie) and see everything from beginner’s guides to pro tips.