Call for Makers + Artists: Artists Repertory Theatre

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

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

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 […]