Arts & Culture

'Nailbiter,' vol. 1, by Joshua Williamson & Mike Henderson. Published by Image Comics. Cover artwork by Henderson.

To the quick with Nailbiter

Before you even crack open the first volume of Nailbiter, clip your nails to the quick, file them all the…
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Kensey Anderson's Eros of Urbano is one of several works by scholarship winners at PSU's MK Gallery. Photo by Christopher Sohler

Campus Galleries Exhibit Scholarship Recipients’ Artwork

For many prospective students, money is the deciding factor for attending school. Lacking funds, some turn away from the idea…
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Asymmetrical Pictures/1997

Wild ride: A review of David Lynch’s Lost Highway

David Lynch’s 1997 neo-noir psychological thriller Lost Highway’s reputation as a box office failure hasn’t stopped it from becoming a…
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(Left to right) Jackson Machado, Leland Brehl, Ben Burwell and Asher McKenzie of the Portland-based band, Mr. Bones. Photo courtesy of Mr. Bones

No reverb: Local band Mr. Bones plays live at KPSU

“Those kids are magical,” said Pete Banjaro, KPSU programming director. Banjaro smiled as he waited for a freshly recorded in-studio…
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Various exhibits will be presented at the Oregon Historical Society Library, which will be open to the public during the Archives Crawl. Photo by Christopher Sohler

Archives Crawl opens oft closed doors to public

The fourth annual Oregon Archives Crawl will celebrate all things dusty, yellowing and sumptuously crinkled next Saturday, Oct. 18. The event,…
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Photo by Christopher Sohler

Oregon Historical Society explores impact of political cartooning

The Oregon Historical Society hosted an event titled Line of Fire: Cartooning’s Political Impact on Sept. 29. The event was…
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Birdie Wermy, a graduate of PSU, vended a number of beaded goods and jewelry at the craft fair. Photo by Miles Sanguinetti

NASCC hosts annual craft fair and potluck

The Native American Student and Community Center hosted its annual potluck and craft fair on Oct. 1. The event featured…
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Scrap's Rebel Craft Rumble will be hosted at the Hollywood Theatre on Oct. 15. Design courtesy of Erica Gibson and Scrap

Rebel Craft Rumble hits Hollywood Theatre with glitter and guns

Are you a fan of DIY or hardcore Pinterest? What about art being made in a cut-throat environment? How about…
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Cover image for Image Comics' Sex Criminals series, by Chip Zdarsky and Portland native Matt Fraction. Courtesy of Image Comics

Sex Criminals: What is it and why is everyone talking about it?

Portland writer Matt Fraction and Canadian artist Chip Zdarsky’s comic series Sex Criminals is a lot less creepy than it…
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June Carter Cash and Johnny Cash are featured in The Winding Stream, a documentary by family friend and Portland-based filmmaker, Beth Harrington. The film is one of many featured in the Northwest Film Center's Reel Music Festival. Photo courtesy of Beth Harrington Productions

The Winding Stream tells the story of country music legends

Beth Harrington is a Grammy-nominated and award-winning director. Originally from Boston, Harrington now calls Portland her home. Her award-winning musical…
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One of eight murals created by student artists Akira Koenig, Thomas Sabatino, Paula Pitcher, Emily Litterer, Katherine Lewis, Michelle McCausey, Rudy Rolon-Rivas, and Marilynn Snajder, previous students studying under painting professor, Una Kim. Photo by Adam Grace

The 411 on Art 399

When the opportunity to create murals for Diversity and Multicultural Student Services came, Una Kim, a professor in the School…
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