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Art: Art Show, Museum
Animating Life: The Art, Science, and Wonder of LAIKA
This fall, the Portland Art Museum and the Northwest Film Center celebrate Animating Life: The Art, Science, and Wonder of LAIKA, a groundbreaking view behind-the-curtain into the visionary artistry and technology of the globally renowned animation studio.
Portland Art Museum
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 10am
Tue 11/21/17 - Sun 11/26/17 at 10am
Tue 11/28/17 - Sun 12/3/17 at 10am
Tue 12/5/17 - Sun 12/10/17 at 10am
Tue 12/12/17 - Sun 12/17/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum
Etchings of Whistler and His Circle
James McNeill Whistler ranks as one of the foremost masters of etching. Much influenced by the prints of Rembrandt, whom he considered “the high priest of art,” Whistler brought to the medium a unique artistic sensibility and a highly refined technical ski...
Portland Art Museum
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 10am
Tue 11/21/17 - Sun 11/26/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Child's Play: Representations of Adolescence
This selection of 20th century photographs is on view through Dec. 17.
Portland Museum of Art
Portland, ME

Fri 11/17/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 11/18/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 11/22/17 at 10am-6pm
Fri 11/24/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 11/25/17 - Sun 11/26/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Nan Goldin
The American photographer captures her world as it unfolds before her, resulting in a diaristic account of her life and the people and places that define it. The result is an unvarnished, intimate, and honest glimpse into a full life that has played out in...
Portland Museum of Art
Portland, ME

Fri 11/17/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 11/18/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 11/22/17 at 10am-6pm
Fri 11/24/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 11/25/17 - Sun 11/26/17 at 10am-6pm
Music: Acoustic, Folk
Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn
"The king and queen of the banjo” (Paste Magazine) share a unique musical partnership. Béla Fleck is a 16-time Grammy Award winner who has taken the instrument across multiple genres, and his wife, Abigail Washburn, is a singer-songwriter and clawhammer ba...
State Theatre
Portland, ME

Fri 11/17/17 at 8pm
Music: Experimental (Incl. All Music Forms), Latin/Salsa, Live Music in Bar/Club, Rock
Chicano Batman
Drawing from a broad range of '60s and early '70s Brazilian bossa nova and samba, spacy psychedelia, and slow-jam soul with a pinch of surf-rock cumbia, the quartet uniforms their act in retro ruffled-tuxedo shirts from thrift shows.
Wonder Ballroom
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 7pm
Music: Indie, Live Music in Bar/Club, R&B/Soul
Cold Specks
Describing her sound as 'Doom Soul', Cold Specks' music is steeped in the musical traditions of the Deep South. Cold Specks' star is rising in her home country of Canada as well where she has received a nomination for Juno's 2013 Award in the Breakthrough ...
Doug Fir Lounge
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 9pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures, Golf, Solo Performance
David Feherty: Off Tour - Wandering Around On His Own
David Feherty is a former professional golfer on the European Tour and PGA Tour. He now works as a writer and broadcaster with CBS Sports and Golf Channel. In 2014, Feherty decided to take his act on the road and travel across North America for his new liv...
Portland'5 Centers for the Arts – Newmark Theatre
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Rock
Down the Rabbit Hole
Portland Center for the Performing Arts – Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 8pm
Music: Bluegrass, Blues, Live Music in Bar/Club, Rock
Jon Koonce
Jon Koonce, a Northwest original and formerly of Johnny and the Distractions, is a songwriter, singer and guitarist who romps, stomps, twangs and rages with his band through tales of love, lust, trailer parks, truck stops, demons and dogs. Diversity is the...
McMenamins White Eagle
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 9pm
Music: Indie, Pop, Rock
Kishi Bashi
Kishi Bashi is the solo project of Kaoru Ishibashi, a member of the band Of Montreal.
Alberta Rose Theatre
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 9pm
Music: Pop, Rock
Lukas Nelson
Port City Music Hall
Portland, ME

Fri 11/17/17 at 8pm
Music: Blues, Folk, Live Music in Bar/Club, Rock
Mick Overman
Mick Overman is at bluesy troubadour who averages 300 gigs a year up and down the West Coast. He sings as if his claim to his soul hinges on playing with gritty intensity.
McMenamins White Eagle
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 4pm
Comedy: Stand Up Comedy
Paula Poundstone
Paula Poundstone has long been considered one of the most original comedians in the business. Legendary for her razor-sharp wit and wry, intelligent humor, she's a master at spontaneous interaction with a crowd. One of Comedy Central's Top 100 Comics of Al...
Aladdin Theater
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 7pm
Music: Rock, Punk
Three Bad Jacks
Formerly of Terror Train, frontman Elvis Suissa formed Three Bad Jacks in 1996. Playing a seamless blend of old-school rock and punk, the band draws inspiration from everyone from Elvis Presley to the Clash to the Ramones.
Dante's
Portland, OR

Fri 11/17/17 at 9pm
Music: Live Music in Bar/Club, Metal, Rock
Cannibal Corpse
Cannibal Corpse is an American death metal band from Buffalo. It was founded in 1988 by Chris Barnes. They are infamous for censorship regarding all facets of their music.
Hawthorne Theatre
Portland, OR

Sat 11/18/17 at 8pm
Music: Rock, Alternative
Citizen
Citizen is a five-piece rock band based out Toledo and Detroit.
Analog Cafe & Theater
Portland, OR

Sat 11/18/17 at 7pm
Music: Alternative, Live Music in Bar/Club, Punk, Rock
Death From Above
Death From Above is a two-piece band; two friends who met in prison - Jesse F. Keeler and Sebastien Grainger - that live in a funeral parlour in Toronto. It is hard to believe that the only instruments being played (with the exception of the odd flute samp...
The Roseland Theater and Peter's Room
Portland, OR

Sat 11/18/17 at 9pm
Music: Electronic
Giraffage
Giraffage is the creation of DJ and multi-instrumentalist/producer Charlie Yin of San Francisco, CA.
Wonder Ballroom
Portland, OR

Sat 11/18/17 at 9pm
Comedy: Stand Up Comedy
Matt Bellassai
Matt Bellassai is the first social media star to pop from Facebook, Bellassai muses on pop culture, the Internet, and the struggles of life as a single, gay, would-be adult living in New York City. Most recently, Bellassai was the writer, producer, and sta...
Aladdin Theater
Portland, OR

Sat 11/18/17 at 8pm
    

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