Museum of Art

The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at Portland State University is a cultural and intellectual laboratory that explores ideas relevant to our time through the lens of art, opens the university to its communities, and inspires students and the public to build a just world.

The museum occupies 7,500 square feet on two floors overlooking SW Broadway. It offers rich educational and collaborative opportunities, and FREE and accessible art experiences to PSU and the public. Its galleries feature art by Northwest artists, faculty and students as well as exhibitions by national and international artists.

                                                                                       sculpture: Vanessa German no admittance apply at office

Grand Opening Celebration

Thursday, November 7, 2019
10:30am Ribbon Cutting and Remarks
11:30am Museum opens to the public
5:00-8:00pm First Thursday Reception

All are welcome to attend!

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Family Fun Day

Saturday, November 9, 2019
10:00 am to 5:00 pm 

Visitors of all ages will be able to view the current exhibitions as well as participate in art activities hosted by the Helen Gordon Child Development Center.

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                                                                                                         painting: Robert Colescott Haircut


Located in the heart of Portland State University’s urban campus on the Park Blocks
1855 SW Broadway
Portland, OR 97201

The museum is FREE and open to the public

Open Hours

(Begining November 7, 2019)

Sunday: Closed
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am to 8:00pm
Friday: 10:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am to 5:00pm


JSMA at PSU announces launch date, interim director

Linda Tesner named Interim Director

Jordan D. Schnitzer Announces Donation to PSU

Give to JSMA

For more information about opportunities to support the JSMA at PSU, contact Jaymee Jacoby, Senior Director of Development, at 503-725 3396 or

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