Portland Oregon

Historic Romance by Michael Flohr Courtesy of Shaffer Fine Art

The Art Galleries in Portland, Oregon
 invite you to join them for the monthly Gallery Walk event  for an day/evening of art, wine and music!
Walk  from gallery to gallery to view all of the new art exhibits.
Please check each gallery's website for more information, exact times and show details.


Upcoming "First Thursday" dates in 2017

 October 5th, November 2nd, December 7th

 Click Here for Map to the First Thursday Galleries 

Participating First Thursday Art Galleries

Downtown, Old Town, Nob Hill and Pearl District


Slabtown and NW District


Gallery Links

        Gallery Information

Gallery Links

   Gallery Information

Artistic Portland

Downtown - 318 SW Taylor St, Portland OR 97204
Open Monday - Saturday 10am - 6pm, Sunday Noon -5pm 
Open First Thursday 4pm-7pm

Caplan Art Designs

NW District - 1323 NW 16th Ave, Portland OR 97209
Open Saturday 12pm - 4pm and by appointment  
Open First Thursday

Atrium Arts

 Downtown/Old Town - 115 SW Ash St,  Portland OR 97204
 Open   Wednesday- Friday 10am-6pm
 Open First Thursday 6pm-9pm


Lane Gallery

NW District - 2412 NW Raleigh St,  Portland OR 97210
Open Wednesday - Saturday noon - 5pm  
Open First Thursday

Attic Gallery

Gallery Has Moved to - 
421 NE Cedar St, Camas WA, 98607

Pearl Gallery & Framing

 NW District - 2250 NW 22nd Ave, #404, Portland OR 97209
 503- 274-9878

 Open First Thursday 5pm-9pm

Augen Gallery

 Downtown - 817 SW 2nd Ave, Portland OR 97204 
 Open First Thursday 5:30pm-8:30pm
 Pearl District - 716 NW Davis, Portland OR 97209
 Open First Thursday 5:30pm-8:30pm

Murdoch Collection

NW District - 2219 NW Raleigh St,  Portland OR 97210
Open Tuesday - Saturday 11am - 6pm  
Open First Thursday

Basic Space Gallery

Old Town/Chinatown - 625 NW Everett #111 Portland, OR 97209

Open First Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm

Siler Studios Gallery


Blackfish Gallery

 Pearl District - 420 NW 9th Ave, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday until 9pm

Steel Door Gallery

NW District - 1991 NW Upshur St, Portland OR 97209
 Open Tuesday - Saturday 11am - 5pm
 Open First Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm


Blue Sky

 Pearl District - 122 NW 8th Ave, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday 6pm- 9pm

Shaffer Fine Art Gallery

 We are in-between locations
 Please call or email
 503-295-4979 Gail@shafferfineart.com

 Available online, appointment & home consultations

Bullseye Gallery

 Pearl District - 300 NW 13th Ave, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday until 8pm

Butters Gallery

 New Location!
 157 NE Grand Avenue, Portland, OR  97232
 Open First Thursday 6pm-9pm

Charles A Hartman Fine Art

 Pearl District - 134 NW 8th Ave, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday 5:30pm-8:30pm

Discover African Art

 Pearl District - 424 NW 11th Ave, Portland, Or 97209


 Hours: Thursday-Sunday 10am-4:30pm.
 Monday-Wednesday by appointment

 Open First Thursday 5:00 - 9:30 pm


Elizabeth Leach Gallery

 Pearl District - 417-NW 9th Ave, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday 6:00pm-8:00pm

Froelick Gallery

 Pearl District - 714 NW Davis St, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday 5:00pm-8:00pm

Gallery 114

 Pearl District - 1100 NW Glisan St, Portland OR 97209
 Hours: Thursday-Sunday, 12-6pm
 Open First Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm

Gallery 135

 Pearl District - 135 NW Park Ave, Portland OR 97209
 971-244-0970 ext 204-5200
 Open First Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm

Gallery 903


 Pearl District - 903 NW Davis St, Portland OR 97209
 Open First Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm


Hap Gallery

 Pearl District - 916 NW Flanders St, Portland OR           97209
 Hours: Weds - Fri, 11:00am-6:00pm, Sat 12:00pm- 5:00pm
 Open First Thursday 6:00pm-9:00pm


Impossible Box Arts

 Old Town - 215 SW 1st Ave, Portland OR 97204


 Open First Thursday 5:00pm-11:00pm


Lane Gallery

2412 NW Raleigh St, Portland 97210

Hours:  Wednesday -  Saturday, Noon to 5pm
Open 1st Thursday, 6pm to 9pm


Laura Russo Gallery

 Nob Hill - 805 NW 21st Ave, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday 5:00pm-8:00pm

Markov Co Gallery

 Pearl District - 625 NW Everett St. #111, Portland  97209
 Open: Thurs 2-8, Fri 2-8, Sat 10-8, Sun 12-4
 Open First Thursday 6pm - 10pm

Museum of
Contemporary Craft

 Pearl District - 724 NW Davis St, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday 11:00am-8:00pm

PDX Contemporary Art

 Pearl District - 925 NW Flanders, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday 6:00pm-8:00pm

Print Arts Northwest

 Pearl District - 618 NW Glisan St, Portland, OR  97217
 Open First Thursday 5pm-8:30pm


Quintana Galleries

 Pearl District - 124 NW 9th Ave, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday
as announced

Rental Sales Gallery

 Downtown - 1237 SW 10th Ave, Portland OR 97205 
 Open: Tuesday - Saturday 10-5, Sunday 12-5
 Not open for First Thursday


Right Side Art

 Pearl District - 625 NW Everett St. #103, Portland 97209
 Open: Wednesday - Saturday Noon-5
 Open First Thursday Noon - 5pm 


Upfor Gallery

Pearl District -
929 NW Flanders Street, Portland, OR 97209
 Open Wed-Sat, 11am-6pm
 Open First Thursday 6pm-9pm


Waterstone Gallery

 Pearl District - 424 NW 12th Ave, Portland OR 97209 
 Open First Thursday 6pm-9pm

William Joseph Gallery


Downtown - 520 SW Yamhill Street, Suite #401 Portland OR 97204

503 274-0598 

Open Monday Friday  1 p.m. to 6 p.m. 
Open First Thursday 4pm-6pm


White Space

 Pearl District -
1439 NW Marshall Street, Portland OR  97209

 Open Tues - Thurs 2pm-10pm, Fri-Sat 2pm-12am midnight
 Open First Thursday 2pm-12am midnight

Wolff Gallery

 Wolff Gallery - 618 NW Glisan St. Suite R-1, Portland OR 97209
 Open Saturday and Sundays 1pm-5pm and by appointment
 Open First Thursday

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Portland Oregon 97209

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