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Portland Architecture on the World Stage Tour
May 21, 2019
Location Revealed After Registration

Portland Architecture on the World Stage Tour

Location Revealed After Registration
In the decades before Michael Grave’s Portland Building grabbed global headlines, local Modernist pioneers John Yeon and Pietro Belluschi brought fame to the city with architectural designs of their own. They were soon followed by big name firms such as Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, as well as a few “starchitects” of their time, namely Charles […]
Putting Things Together and Taking Things Apart – Justin Allen
May 21, 2019
White Stag Block - University of Oregon

Putting Things Together and Taking Things Apart – Justin Allen

White Stag Block - University of Oregon
Justin Allen – Julie Neupert Stott Visiting Professor in Interior Architecture   ‘Putting Things Together and Taking Things Apart’ will attempt to shine light and encourage awareness to the practice of architecture through the context and story of an Upstate New Yorker, Philosopher, Fabricator, Inventor and Licensed German Architect, living and working in Berlin, Germany. […]
Next Gen Presents Pottytalk
May 23, 2019
The Eleanor: A Chown Event Space

Next Gen Presents Pottytalk

The Eleanor: A Chown Event Space
Join the fun as Ben Rifkin takes us through a comprehensive look at the modern toilet in his pottytalk presentation “Toilets 101”.  Ben is the training manager for Lixil Water Technology Americas and he brings a unique perspective, science and sense of humor to learning more about toilets. Join us for a lunch and learn […]
Garden + Lecture Series: Pico Iyer with Diane Durston
May 23, 2019
Portland Japanese Garden

Garden + Lecture Series: Pico Iyer with Diane Durston

Portland Japanese Garden
AUTUMN LIGHT: OBSERVING THE SEASONS AND CHANGES IN JAPAN   The bestselling author, whose most recent work is Autumn Light: A Season of Fire and Farewells(Knopf, 2019) will be joined by our Curator Emeritus, Diane Durston, for a conversation about the Japanese sense of seasonality, living with the cycles of the seasons, and learning to accept […]
Garden + Lecture Series: Pico Iyer with Diane Durston
May 23, 2019
Portland Japanese Garden

Garden + Lecture Series: Pico Iyer with Diane Durston

Portland Japanese Garden
AUTUMN LIGHT: OBSERVING THE SEASONS AND CHANGES IN JAPAN   The bestselling author, whose most recent work is Autumn Light: A Season of Fire and Farewells(Knopf, 2019) will be joined by our Curator Emeritus, Diane Durston, for a conversation about the Japanese sense of seasonality, living with the cycles of the seasons, and learning to accept […]
The Canyons and Block 76: Mass Timber Projects Showcase
May 23, 2019
Meier and Frank Building

The Canyons and Block 76: Mass Timber Projects Showcase

Meier and Frank Building
Greetings Critical Mass Timber Meetup group! Our last few gatherings we focused on mass timber code changes and manufacturing needs in Oregon. This month we’re switching things up and asking a few designers and builders to more intimately discuss their mass timber projects unfolding in the Portland metro. Join us (May 23rd) with Emily Dawson […]
IFD Master Workshop – You are a Brand
May 23, 2019
Wacom Experience Center

IFD Master Workshop – You are a Brand

Wacom Experience Center
You Are a Brand, with designer, Matthew A. Rhoades – Believe it or not, You Are a Brand. Your personality. Your priorities. Every characteristic that defines you. Join our brand-building workshop with renowned designer Matthew A. Rhoades to better understand yourself so you can better communicate with others. In psychology, there is the concept that “What you […]
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