Orí Gallery

“We’re not shy about the fact that we’re reclaiming space and trying to re-indigenize space…” says Haile. “We’re redefining what an art gallery is and can be for a community.”    Leila Haile | Co-Owner Share this Story Perched along either end of Portland’s historic...
Y.G.B. Portland

Y.G.B. Portland

“We’re able to build out much more intricate programming with resources, so that’s profound for us.”                                       — Natalie Figueroa  In the summer of 2015, a community of creative of color came together to launch Y.G.B. (Young Gifted and...
Renee Lopez

Renee Lopez

“I’m trying to teach and also learn.”                                   — Renée Lopez                             Renée Lopez is among Portland’s newest creative entrepreneurs. The 33-year-old Yakima, Washington, native is the founder of Miss Lopez Media, which...
Tattoo 34

Tattoo 34

“My clients have given me a lot of freedom to create the way that I want to do it. They’ll bring me concepts and ideas, and I truly have the ability to do it my way.”                                                    — Toby Linwood Richard “Toby” Linwood...