Monthly Archives: December 2014


The CRCI Art Workshop is a 12-week collaborative project in which participants will design, create and install a site-specific artwork inside of Columbia River Correction Institution (CRCI), a minimum security men’s facility in North Portland. We’re designing, creating and installing a series of flags – imagine the flags flying above used car lots, flags marking the end of […]

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KYC Holiday Specials: Gifts that show you love your city

Holiday Specials from your friends at Know Your City Stumped by holiday shopping? KYC has got you covered! We’ve created special gift packages so you can give everyone on your list a little something that shows you love your city – and they will too. We put together 6 Holiday Specials with our friends in […]

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De-Gentrifying Portland Report Back #2

Some background: De-Gentrifying Portland is a series of workshops and public presentations for local youth of color to address the topic of gentrification and changing neighborhoods. Led by artist Sharita Towne, the program is a collaboration between her, Know Your City, Portland African American Leadership Forum and Self Enhancement, Inc. Donovan Smith, one of the program […]

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