MATTER is a social practice art space for public events, pop-ups, workshops, and exhibitions.
Upcoming Events @ MATTER
Let's Talk About Sexual Healing
Fri, January 12, 2018 | 6 PM – 9 PM PST
Facilitator: Renee Sills
Panelists: Eva Blake, Leidi Monte, Ngozi Olemgbe
Let’s Talk About Sexual Healing... a dynamic panel discussion and Q&A promoting open conversation on sex culture, education, health, desire, consent, relationships, gender, body image, the sex-positive movement and more, in a stigma-free environment. Part of the Means of Exchange Series.
ART/LIFE PRACTICE: Approaches to Nonmonogamy
Thurs, January 18, 2018 | 7 PM – 9 PM PST
Facilitators: Erica Thomas & Renee Sills
Are you new to, or curious about, nonmonogamous relationships?
Bring your questions. We’ll workshop emotional, physical and logistical approaches to cultivating healthy and ethical nonmonogamous relationships.
On Time: Publication Release Party
Dec 12, 2017 | 5 pm – 8 pm
Release party for On Time, a publication in which 12 women and non-binary Portland artists respond the concept of "time." With respect to the original "xerox book" of 1968.
CONTRIBUTING ARTISTS: Sarah Farahat, Ka'ila Farrell-Smith, Emily Fitzgerald, Ariana Jacob, Lisa Jarrett, Brandi Kruse, Lauren Moran, Anna Gray & Ryan Wilson Paulsen, Kelly Rauer, Renee Sills, Erica Thomas, Taryn Tomasello
Stranger Bird: Book Release Party
Nov 3, 2017 | 5 pm – 8 pm
Release party for Stranger Bird, the debut novel by Portland-based author Joe Pitkin. FREE and open to the public.