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TEDx Portland

SPECTRUM TEDxPortland presents – Our seventh annual event April 15 Keller Auditorium Portland is a prism of possibility — a creative community where people intersect and an unseen, radiant vision of opportunity is unlocked. Ideas are born, inspiration takes hold. A celebratory gathering that honors the light in all of us. SPEAKERS Adam Garcia Designer […]

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Spielgelworld Empire

Be amazed by the acrobats. Their uncanny abilities to thrill you with their amazing feats of human strength and extraordinary abilities. Once you enter the intimate setting of the Spieltent you are transported to a different place and time. The producers of Spiegelworld call it EMPIRE. I call it stunning. If you want to be apart […]

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Portland’s Public Art

To honor the legacy of Portland’s longstanding and nationally respected public art program, the Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) presents Celebrate Public Art, an exhibition at Portland City Hall November 12th through December 4th. The impetus for the exhibit is the 35th anniversary of the Percent for Art ordinance in Portland. All four floors of City […]

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China Forbes

If you’re a fan of great music, you should be a fan of China Forbes and Pink Martini. At the 2015 Portland Creative Conference on September 25th, China and her sister Maya Forbes filmmaker will be talking about the film Polar Bear. China will also be singing with Bibi McGill. Read China’s interview in the March 2011 […]

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Bibi McGill

The 2015 Portland Creative Conference features an array of creative types. We are first featuring, musician, yogi, entrepreneur, Portlander, Bibi McGill. She is best known as Beyonce’s lead guitar player. Read her Fall 2011 interview in AboutFace Magazine. From the article… by Chris Young. Her ferocity on stage is contrasted by a solitary calmness off. Yoga may be Bibi’s […]

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Ryan Heller – Conductor

Singing with Pride. Conductor Ryan Heller believes his chorus is the best-kept secret in town. While he might be biased, there is no denying the accomplishments that the Pride of Portland chorus has achieved in the past ten years under his leadership. Even though music was always a part of his life, Ryan didn’t consider […]

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Wicked

A wicked good time with stunning performances by Alysaa Fox (Elphaba) and Carrie St. Louis (Glinda). I highly recommend this musical. It was a lot of fun, not suitable for young children. It’s a fairy tale for adults. The musical has a steady pace, with no dull moments, which makes it easy to follow the story. Wicked: […]

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Johnny Dwork – Event Producer

Johnny Dwork isn’t afraid to be a black sheep – in his life or career path. The New York native has seen how following his passions, even when they were different from what other people were doing, has rewarded him. As a kid, he chose to play Frisbee when everyone else was playing soccer. This […]

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