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October is for Textile Exchange

Join us in promoting knowledge-sharing, cross-pollination, and cultural dialogue among the Portland textile community.

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10.2

10.27

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

Textile Exchange

Through the lens of Andrea Aranow, this exhibit explores textile exchange between generations, cultures, commerce, art, and community.

Wednesday, October 2 Sunday, October 27

Multnomah County Central Library

801 SW 10th Ave., Portland

Organized By

Textile Hive & Multnomah County Library

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10.3

10.31

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

“Sampler” Exhibition of Textile Hive Artist-in-Residence Krista Anara Cibis

A month-long exhibition of Textile Hive artist-in-residence Krista Anara Cibis.

Thursday, October 3 Thursday, October 31

Gallery 157, PNCA

Pacific Northwest College of Art, 511 NW Broadway Portland

Organized By

Pacific Northwest College of Art and Textile Hive

Date of Event:

10.4

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

Gathered

An art opening and roundtable discussion on the context of materials beyond craft and the role of textiles in contemporary art.

Friday, October 4 6:00pm-9:00pm

ADX Studios

417 SE 11th St., Portland

Organized By

Alexis Day & Brittany Vega

Multi-Day Event:

10.5

10.19

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

More Pattern More Better

A viewing of Charlotte Flory’s complex handmade pieces of art and the digitally-printed fabric and garments created from them.

Saturday, October 5 Saturday, October 19

Shipwreck!

805 N Killingsworth St, Portland

Organized By

Charlotte Flory

Multi-Day Event:

10.7

10.31

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

Ghost Net Landscape Exhibit

Join artist Emily Miller in this interactive installation transforming marine debris into artwork!

Monday, October 7 Thursday, October 31

Kathrin Cawein Gallery of Art

Pacific University, Scott Hall, 2043 College Way Forest Grove

Organized By

Emily Miller

Date of Event:

10.10

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Lecture/talk | Free

HEATHER WINSLOW on the Theo Moorman Weaving Technique

Heather WInslow will share her expertise in the art of Theo Moorman weaving.

Thursday, October 10 7:00pm-9:00pm

Multnomah Arts Center

7688 SW Capitol Hwy., Portland

Organized By

Portland Handweavers Guild & Multnomah Arts Center

Multi-Day Event:

10.11

10.12

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

Golden Threads: 50 Years of Fiber Art

Come celebrate 50 years of fiber art with the Columbia FiberArts Guild.

Friday, October 11 Saturday, October 12

First United Methodist Church

1838 SW Jefferson Ave., Portland

Organized By

Columbia FiberArts Guild

Multi-Day Event:

10.11

10.31

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Open House | Free

Colorful Histories & Woven Landscapes Open House

Woonwinkel hosts three local textile artists united by themes of culture, memory, and family in a diversity of styles.

Friday, October 11 Thursday, October 31

Woonwinkel

935 SW Washington St. , Portland

Organized By

Woonwinkel

Date of Event:

10.20

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Lecture/talk | Free

Artist Talk with Eli West, Lilia Hernandez Galusha and Vanessa Calvert

Join local artists Eli West, Vanessa Calvert and Lilia Hernandez Galusha as they speak about the influence and importance of fiber in t…

Sunday, October 20 1:00pm-2:00pm

YOU:(curated)

866 N Columbia Blvd. , Unit B-100 Portland

Organized By

YOU:(curated)

Date of Event:

10.20

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

ARUNI DHARMAKIRTHI | No Flowers in Eden

Nationale is pleased to present a solo exhibition by Aruni Dharmakirthi in its new location at 15 SE 22nd

Sunday, October 20 2:00pm-5:00pm

Nationale

15 SE 22nd Ave., Portland

Organized By

Nationale

Date of Event:

10.24

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Art opening/exhibition | Free

Sepali Textile Installation, Gala, and Sale

Join us for the first ever cocoon-silk gala and share in the artists creative energy!

Thursday, October 24 5:00pm-7:00pm

Cargo

81 SE Yamhill St, Portland

Organized By

Cargo & Sepali

Multi-Day Event:

10.26

10.27

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Lecture/talk | Free

Textile Connections Symposium

A free 2-day event that includes a Speakers Day and a Community Day.

Saturday, October 26 Sunday, October 27

Pacific Northwest College of Art

511 NW Broadway, 1st floor Portland

Organized By

Textile Connections Symposium

Date of Event:

10.29

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Lecture/talk | Paid $

Magical Humans Live! Podcast

A live special-edition podcast recording for Portland Textile Month.

Tuesday, October 29 5:00pm-7:00pm

Organized By

Vania Vananina

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