alberta street galleries
Check out our galleries and discover the plethora of art in nearly every business on Alberta Street. From restaurants and bars to dress shops and wellness studios, with very little exception you will find a rotating roster of artists represented on their walls.
|You will also find new works at:
Salt & Straw
Written on the Body Massage & Acupuncture Studio
October – November 2014
Last Thursday Line Up at Living Room Realty: Grand Opening Party for Cupcake Jones, Art Show by Lys Opp Beckman,
Light+Sound Gallery by Christopher Buckingham
PORTLAND, Ore. Oct. 13, 2014– Living Room Realty, (http://livingroomre.com), a real estate company specializing in Portland’s urban neighborhoods is pleased to announce its line up for this month’s Last Thursday which will be held on Oct. 30, 2014. Last Thursday is the monthly art walk and festival held in Portland’s Alberta Arts District.
Each month Living Room Realty hosts a reception and art show featuring local artists during the event at its office located at 1401 NE Alberta.
This month Living Room Realty will host a special event coinciding with the art show, the Grand Opening Party for Cupcake Jones. Cupcake Jones is opening its second location on NE Alberta next door to Living Room Realty. Cupcake Jones hand makes scratch-baked cupcakes daily with many locally sourced ingredients for their cakes, fillings, frostings and garnishes.
What: Cupcake Jones Grand Opening Costume Party
Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014
Time: 4pm -8 pm
Location: Living Room Realty office at 1401 NE Alberta St.
Hosts: Cupcake Jones Owners Lisa Watson and Peter Shanky, and Living Room Realty
Celebrity Host: Poison Marie Waters
What: Cupcakes, libations, and light snacks. Come in costume!
In addition, Living Room Realty will introduce its new monthly art installations including work by artist Lys Opp-Beckman. She will display her hand cut artwork inspired by the Pacific Northwest. Beckman graduated from Parsons the New School for Design in 2008 and has been in numerous group and solo shows in New York, Portland and other cities on the West Coast.
The Light + Sound Window Gallery, a unique exhibition space dedicated to showing new media by local, contemporary artists will feature a work by multidisciplinary artist Christopher Buckingham called Still Life.
About Living Room Realty
Founded in 2008, Living Room Realty is a group of professional, experienced, licensed real estate agents that specialize in representing buyers and sellers in Portland’s inner urban neighborhoods. We have cultivated a deep knowledge of the diverse neighborhoods and personalities that make Portland a great place to call home. Our expertise spans from vintage homes and historic neighborhoods to mid-century modern architecture and green building. Living Room Realty is the only real estate firm to be awarded the Sustainability at Work Silver Certification by the city’s Best Business Center & the Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability and the first real estate brokerage in Oregon to earn B Corp certification. http://livingroomre.com. Living Room Realty is the 2014 recipient of the Oregon Ethics in Business Award and the Oregonian’s Top Workplaces Award.
A bohemian Art & Craft Oddessy just in time for the holidays. Open to the public on November 22nd from Noon-6 in the ballroom of the Alberta Abbey.