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Portland State of Mind: College of the Arts Open House
Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 10:00am to Saturday, October 24, 2015 - 2:00pm
Portland State of Mind: College of the Arts Open House

What: College of the Arts Open House 

When: Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Where: Meet in the Lincoln Hall (LH) Park Ave. lobby, 1620 SW Park Ave. at 10:00 a.m. then continue to tour Neuberger Hall (NH), and Shattuck Hall (SH), 

Showcasing student and faculty work from the schools of Architecture, Art + Design, Music and Theater + Film. Meet the faculty, tour our facilities and see what's new in the arts at PSU!

Open House Schedule

10:00 a.m. - Meet the professors; coffee + snacks

11:00 a.m. - School tours + presentations

  • School of Architecture presentation      
  • School of Art + Design tour
  • School of Music tour + open rehearsals
  • Theater program tour
  • Film Program presentation

12:00 p.m. - Activities + Talks (see below)

1:00 p.m. - School tours + presentations

Activities (All activities are open from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. unless otherwise indicated)

College of the Arts:

  • Speed Advising, LH, Park Ave. Lobby - Personalized advice on applying, transfer credits, and the four-year guarantee.

School of Architecture:

  • Studio and Lab Open House, SH 235 - Check out the design and fabrication facilities available to Architecture students, and meet students and professors.

School of Art + Design:

  • 12:00 p.m. - Gallery Talk, Autzen Gallery, NH 205, the student artists who won the 2015 Arlene Schnitzer Visual Arts Prize talk about their work.
  • Painting Open Studio, NH 297 - Students in Tia Factor’s Advanced Painting class display their work—and make new ones.
  • Photo Booth, NH, second floor - Take some old-school selfies with members of the Camera Arts Society.
  • Art + Design Tables, NH, second floor - Learn more about the clubs, programs and majors in the School of Art + Design.

School of Music:

  • 12:00 p.m.: Lightning Lectures, LH 225 - Four music professor give four super-short talks about their work.

School of Theater + Film:

  • 1:00 p.m.: Open Rehearsal of “Eurydice”, LH 327 - This play is a dreamy take on the Greek myth, opening November 12.
  • Costume Shop Tours, Costume design students show you around their workshop.
  • Student Film Screening, LH 331 and Neuberger Hall 504 - Short films by students in the Film program.
  • Camera Equipment Displays,  NH 504 - Get to know the digital cameras, lights and other gear available to Film students.

Cost: Free and open to the public

Contact: Suzanne Gray,,  503-725-3106

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