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May 16, 2013

  • Aired: 05/16/2013
  • 29:03
  • Rating: TV-G
Curators pitch the work they want to buy, and the crowd gets to decide. JAW, a playwright’s festival, takes place at Portland Center Stage every summer. The history of Portland's Waterfront Blues Fest and producing organization Oregon Food Bank. Find out why artist Jesse Sugarmann likes to put vintage cars in precarious positions. Art in the Pearl comes to the park blocks in downtown Portland.
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May 16, 2013
May 16, 2013
Battle of the Curators, JAW Festival, Blues Festival, TBA Festival, and Art in the Pearl.
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Funding provided by James F. & Marion L. Miller Foundation, Robert D. & Marcia H. Randall Fund for Lifelong Learning, The Kinsman Foundation, US Bank, Jackson Foundation and Roundhouse Foundation.
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