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Artist-In-Residence Summer/Fall 2019: Michael Lazarus

Michael Lazarus was our artist-in-residence during the Summer/Fall of 2019. He worked with several PALS artists to create collaborative pieces. One piece is currently a work-in-progress that will extend out over a longer period of time.

Michael Lazarus’ mixed media panels made of paint, wood, glass, adhesive lettering, and, in some cases, plastic reflectors and other found materials, share a vocabulary of pared down imagery, color, and response to materials culled from the artist's everyday surroundings. Modest in size, Lazarus envisions these panels in relationship to the body, where paint and found materials cohabitate and lean into...

New Video Tones EP Available

Endale Abraham's new EP is available for streaming now. He created the music in our digital media lab and the video tones created a music video for it:

PALS in the Portland Tribune

PALS was recently featured in the Portland Tribune. The article features photographs by Alan Wieder. 

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PALS in the Portland Business Journal

The Portland Business Journal released a great article about the Portland Art & Learning Studio. You can read the article and see the photographs here:

PALS added to

After meeting the director of at the Seattle Art Fair, the Portland Art & Learning Studio has been added to their list of non-profit art organizations in Portland, OR.