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Join the fun at CHAPlandia 2019!

Join the fun at CHAPlandia 2019!

 

Get your tickets today

Join the fun at CHAPlandia 2019!

Buy Tickets Now and Save

It’s a festive, glittery celebration of the important work that CHAP does throughout the year. Funds raised that night will help bring the healing power of art to children and families in 2020 and beyond.

 

Enjoy a night you’ll always remember at the gorgeous new venue – The Redd on Salmon in Portland.

 

November 2, 2019 at 6pm

Tickets are on sale now! Early-bird pricing ends September 13th, so buy now and save.

BUY YOUR TICKETS HERE!

Unable to attend this year but would like to support CHAP? Please consider a one-time or recurring monthly donation. Thank you for your generosity.

Children’s Healing Art Project | 8065 SE Grand Ave, Ste 160, Portland, OR 97202 www.chappdx.org | 503-243-5294

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OAC News- grantees for visual artists, performing artists and poets

Moments after Megan Kim (second from right) was named Oregon's 2017 Poetry Out Loud champion, she poses with Arts Commission Executive Director Brian Rogers (far left), runner up Philip Chan (second from left) and Arts Commission Chair Libby Unthank Tower (far right)

 

March 2017 Moments after Megan Kim (second from right) was named Oregon’s 2017 Poetry Out Loud champion, she poses with Arts Commission Executive Director Brian Rogers (far left), runner up Philip Chan (second from left) and Arts Commission Chair Libby Unthank Tower (far right) Ashland student named Oregon’s Poetry Out Loud champion

Megan Kim, an 18-year-old senior at Medford’s Cascade Christian High School, will represent Oregon at the April 24-26, 2017 Poetry Out Loud National Finals in Washington, D.C. She was one of nine regional finalists who competed in the March 11 state Poetry Out Loud contest at Salem Public Library. The runner up was Philip Chan of West Linn High School.

Megan, who lives in Ashland, reads poetry for fun and serves as editor of the school’s literary magazine. Her plans are to attend college (she’s considering several) and to major in English.

“Falling in love with poetry

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City of Portland

Oil on Panel 10″ x 16″ City of Portland from the Bluff — University of Oregon campus Recently I got to paint a spot I’ve been dying to paint for a couple of years and I got to paint out with a  Portland artist I’d been dying to meet in real life — Gabriel Liston. […]

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MOther's Day News from the Children's Healing Art Project

CHAP Children's Healing Art Project, Portland, Oregon

 

Children’s Healing Art Project brings the healing power of art to children in crisis and their families. At CHAP children are known for the creative ingenuity, not by disability, disease or diagnosis. (left-right) Amara, Dayle & Hania at the CHAP Studio in SE Portland This spring CHAP joins you honoring moms. (did you know that Mother’s Day is only 13 days away?!) We are grateful to all the moms of the child artists we serve, grateful to the moms who teach art in the hospitals, moms who serve on our board, moms who volunteer, and moms who donate and support CHAP’s mission. We celebrate moms like Dayle and the many amazing moms whose lives are touched by our work. Please give now in honor of Dayle and all the moms who CHAP serves. Your donations mean that moms like Dayle, who are fighting (and beating!) cancer, can use art

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Au Naturel People’s Choice Award Announced

Image of Clatsop Community College "Au Naturel" People's Choice Award winning painting, Prey, 44”x30” Watercolor, by Alexandra Becker-Black (Portland, OR USA)

Prey44”x30” Watercolor Alexandra Becker-Black(Portland, OR USA)

Voters selected Alexandra Becker-Black’s watercolor painting entitled Prey for the People’s Choice Award in this year’s Au Naturel: The Nude in the 21st Century exhibit at Clatsop Community College.

Throughout the duration of the show, which opened on January 23rd and was on display through March 20th, visitors were invited to cast their vote for the People’s Choice Award.

In her artist statement, Becker-Black explains that she “aspires to capture an ethereal beauty that transcends reality by using the body itself as an emotional medium,” and “finds beauty to be subtle, simple, elegant, and pure, stripped down to reveal the bare essence of what is true.”

Becker-Black studied art at both PNCA and OCAC in Portland as well as overseas in Italy, earned a BFA from Rhode Island School of Design in 2007, and is currently based in Portland. For additional information

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Announcements for Friends of Dennis Meiners and Leslie Lee

Open Studio Social & Two-for-One Sale: Sculptural & Functional Ceramics, Paintings, Drawings, Prints – Buy one item & get another of equal or lesser value FREE. Includes everything except new orders, greeting cards and a few pieces created recently

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Portland Ballet Offers Pay-What-You-Will Tickets for Holiday Performances

Portland Ballet introduces Pay What You Will ticketing for holiday performances In an effort to bring arts performances to a wider audience, TPB is setting aside 100 pay-what-you-will tickets for each of its six performances. Available at the PSU Lincoln Hall box office one hour before the show, the tickets are good for open seating and cost $5, plus an optional donation.

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October Art Events - Hood River, Oregon

If you’ll find yourself in Portland or Hood River this October, check out these arts & culture events from our neighbors further North!

October 2013 215 Cascade Avenue Hood River, Oregon 97031 541-387-8877 www.columbiaarts.org

It’s October and “something wicked this way comes.” Macbeth is set in a post apocalyptic world that will entertain in new and surprising ways. Tickets for this show are on sale now or purchase season tickets to ensure you don’t miss any of our amazing productions.Also in October, we celebrate the lushness and variety of Columbia River Gorge wine with our Gallery exhibit The Crush. Every Friday evening we host wine tastings from local wineries, bring a friend and enjoy the local bounty.

As always, we welcome you in joining us at the Center, your home for the arts.

Cultivating Community,

The CCA Team

Gallery Show: The Crush Oct. 4th -27th This

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“The Healing Power of Art’ – Children’s Healing Art Project documentary

CHAP documentary The Healing Power of Art logo

“The Healing Power of Art” premieres in Portland at 3pm on September 15th, 2013 at the Clinton Street Theater followed by a panel discussion featuring the filmmaker and artists featured in the film.

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A Newberg Escape

Roland announced he “needed” me for February 15th, 16th and 17th. Ok, I agree and I eventually wiggle it out of him that we are going north to a small town near Portland, Oregon, called Newberg. No, this has nothing to do with “Lobster Newberg” … but…

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