The 8th Annual Festival Vanport Mosaic Festival is underway in Portland through May 29, 2023.
Curated and produced by Laura Lo Forti, who calls herself a Story Midwife, two artists who’ve worked with the festival through the years are taking … Read the rest
Join Dmae Lo Roberts for a conversation with Sankar Raman, founder of The Immigrant Story, a website, traveling art exhibit and podcast documenting the journeys and stories of immigrants in the Portland and across the country. A volunteer-run nonprofit, … Read the rest
Dmae presents Elina Lim, creator ofÂ Invisible Spectrum Stories, a show with storytellers of color sharing their stories. Lim first began this storytelling series after experiences as the only Person of Color in other storytelling shows. She started Invisible … Read the rest
Dmae revisits with playwright Mia Chung who is back in Portland for a staged reading of her newest playÂ Catch as Catch CanÂ as part as the 18th annual JAW: A Playwright’s Festival at Portland Center Stage.Â We’ll hear … Read the rest
Dmae features the Vanport Mosaic Festival that celebrates and remembers an important time and community in Portland history. She’ll talk Â with festival co-artistic directors S. Renee Mitchell, Damaris Webb andÂ Laura Lo Forti. Â Damaris is the director/producer of … Read the rest
Dmae profiles guitarist and singer Parfait Bassale who is about to debut his new EP of original songs. Originally from West Africa, Bassale weaves joyous guitar melodies with his intricate vocals. He often sings about his experiences and introspections of