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“Passages”: In Celebration of Outer Space

In Taiwan, the Hsinchu Science Park is the dream of an “Asia Silicon Valley” — a passage of information from the West to East and back again — and a fantasy of Western power. 

I was born in Silicon Valley, California to Taiwanese parents in 1997, the same year that local residents […]

By | 2019-09-23T22:06:17+00:00 September 17th, 2019|Arts & Culture, Featured, News & Events|

September 2019 Cultural Work Roundup


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It’s one of the most wonderful times of the year in Portland for culture with PICA’s annual TBA festival. Some of our highlights are below. Support artists and cultural workers of color around town this month! 


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By | 2019-08-29T18:49:21+00:00 August 28th, 2019|Featured, News & Events|

Finding Roots. Advancing Equity.

An interview with Commissioner Lori Stegmann

Before becoming a Multnomah County Commissioner in 2016, before serving six years as a Gresham City Councilor, before a career as a small business owner and insurance agent, Commissioner Lori Stegmann was a little girl excited for her first day of kindergarten. She remembers the day […]

By | 2019-08-16T19:17:12+00:00 August 9th, 2019|Featured, News & Events|

Cultural Work Roundup August 2019

Stay hydrated and support your favorite artists and cultural workers around town this month! Find some of our picks below.


By | 2019-08-01T15:52:56+00:00 August 1st, 2019|Arts & Culture, Featured, News & Events|

Reflections from the Building: On the 2019 Legislative Session

As we look back on this session, we are inspired by the passage of policies that affirm and advance the health and prosperity of API families and communities. We believe that all families deserve the rights, recognition, and resources they need to thrive. In stark contrast to national events–families […]

By | 2019-07-31T17:35:39+00:00 July 8th, 2019|Featured, News & Events|