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Member Feature: Timothy Hamilton

January 27, 2017

  “Artists are often not immediately valued in society but they create the culture around us. Artists take a vision from their mind and turn it into a reality for everyone.” 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 5 6 1 2 3 4 5 6 What is your background – what […]

Gifted 2016: Call for Vendors

August 30, 2016

GIFTED 2016: A PORTLAND MADE MARKETPLACE  December 10th, 10am-7pm Vendor Applications are Open! ADX is excited to announce that Gifted 2016 will take place on Saturday, December 10th. We are looking for local makers, companies, and artists to join us as vendors! Gifted 2016 is your one-stop shop for the holiday season. Vendor categories include accessories, […]

Call for Makers + Artists: Artists Repertory Theatre

August 24, 2016

Portland Theatre Company, Artist Repertory is seeking to commission local Portland makers and artists to build hand-made instruments for their upcoming show: A Civil War Christmas.   The Details: Artists Rep is looking for musical instrument/foley-type objects to be incorporated into the production of A Civil War Christmas. The play tells the story of Christmas […]

Makers Down Under: How ADX is Inspiring Australian Makerspaces

August 11, 2016

By Courtney Tait For two weeks in May, Matt Preston — Communications Director of Portland art and design facility ADX — explored Australia’s Maker Movement, visiting Melbourne and the Blue Mountains to share insights on makerspace creativity and collaboration. Here, he reflects on the current landscape of the movement Down Under, how Aussie and American […]

ADX Turns 5: A Photo Recap

June 17, 2016

Last weekend, ADX celebrated our 5th birthday with an all-day party! Check out some of our favorite photos from the event. Our friends at Ryonet worked the screen printing station. The weather was ideal for hanging out in front of the shop by Right Bayou’s cajun food truck . Shop dogs in attendance got the opportunity […]

ADX Turns 4

June 1, 2015

On June 6 from 2PM – 10PM, ADX will be celebrating four years and zero missing fingers at our annual Birthday Party! This year, our party will feature a food from El Taco Yucateco, beer from Buoy Brewing, Burnside Brewing and Atlas Cider Co, live music from Eric Allen, The Way Outside, and Dj NICKBYNICKJACOBS, a […]

Potentially New Classes

March 24, 2015

The following classes have been developed and are waiting for you!  Email to express interest; include your availability, and we will set something up when there are at least three students.  Or, if you are interested in having your own 1-on-1 class with our instructors we can do that, too! Intro to Vector Drawing […]

Internet Of Things Meetup

March 23, 2015

Coming April 1, 2015. The Internet of Things is the network of everything on earth that has the ability to connect to the internet and communicate. From iPhones to Priuses, we are surrounded by the IoT every day, and interact with it as a basic part of our modern lives. This coming week, ADX is […]

MakerFlat: A New Opportunity for Portland Makers

March 19, 2015

Are you a Portland maker looking for a way to get exposure to an audience outside Portland? Want to take advantage of the droves of people flocking to Portland to experience our neighborhoods and maker culture? Well the creators of Zenbox Design have something for you! Introducing… MakerFlat. MakerFlat is a SE Portland home that will […]

GoLocalPDX Blog: Portland Razor Co

March 18, 2015

This time last year, Scott Miyako lived in Los Angeles as a custom cabinet maker, working in solitude in a 2000 square foot shop. A fan of maker videos, he came across an ADX promotional video, and decided that he would rather make things in a community than in isolation. Six months ago he packed […]

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