9.23.2013

Happy Hour @ Portland Art Museum




PROGRAM:
5.30-6.30 : Social/dinner
6.00-6.20 : Welcome and Blessing by Prajwal R Vajracharya of Foundation of Sacred Buddhist Arts of Nepal
6.20-6.35 : Artist Exhibit by Latino Art Now and CP artists coordinated by Hector Hernandez
6.35-6.50 : Zimbabwean traditional dance performance by Chido Dhliwayo
6.50-7.00 : Spoken Words by Tio Polo Catalani and Gauri Raj
7.00-7.15 : Portland very own world renowned Polish Cello player Ashia Grzesik
7.15-7.30 : October Birthday Celebration and Honor Elders
7.30-7.40 :  Portland's Street Root writer Leo Rhodes reciting poetry
7:40-7:55 : Cuadro Gallo Flamenco group will be performing a few pieces of bulerias and tango include vocals from Randa Benaziz, Jeff Trapp on guitar and Kuma on cajon, a percussion instrument from Peru
7.55-8.25 : Dance with Nepali group comprised of Bikram Vaidya, Manoj Kansakar, Gauri Rajbaidya and Kevin. Enjoy Nepalese music that fuses their own singing and folk music traditions with the following styles rock, rock n' roll, blues and reggae


$10 Donation at the door / Senior, Students, Children FREE

This event is co-hosted by Oregon Health Science University lead by Maileen Hamto, City Club lead by former Portland's mayor Sam Adams, The Asian Reporter newspaper and Oregon Arts Commission!