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Take a Walking Tour of PDX Art with Forest for the Trees 2017

Take a Walking Tour of PDX Art with Forest for the Trees 2017

Sep 15, 2017

The 2017 Forest for the Trees mural project finished its fifth year of Portland beautification and fun events just over a month ago. If you...

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Forest for the Trees 2017

Forest for the Trees 2017

Aug 14, 2017

Forest for the Trees Northwest is back! For the fifth year, artists have gathered in Portland to create beautiful murals around the city. Curated by...

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For American Artist Appreciation Month, Celebrate Portland Talent

For American Artist Appreciation Month, Celebrate Portland Talent

Aug 12, 2016

August is American Artist Appreciation Month. Some may celebrate it by focusing on the classics, such as Norman Rockwell, Georgia O’Keeffe, and Andy Warhol. Others may...

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Raise a Glass the French Way

Raise a Glass the French Way

Jul 27, 2016

When’s the last time you grabbed a quick drink in France? Was it a lovely glass of wine or a fun cocktail? Personally, when I...

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See How France Views Portland in this Le Monde Article

See How France Views Portland in this Le Monde Article

Jul 27, 2016

Ever wondered how other countries view American cities? Thanks to this article by French newspaper Le Monde featuring Overcup author Matt Wagner, you can see for...

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Celebrate Bastille Day the Best Way: With French Art and Wine!

Celebrate Bastille Day the Best Way: With French Art and Wine!

Jul 12, 2016

Thursday, July 14th, is Bastille Day, the French national holiday celebrating the Storming of the Bastille—a pivotal event in the French Revolution of 1789. This...

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No Need to Panic! Get Dad a Gift He’ll Love

No Need to Panic! Get Dad a Gift He’ll Love

Jun 16, 2016

Father’s Day wasn’t declared an official nationwide holiday until 1972, which is 58 years after Mother’s Day found a spot on our calendars. So, unless you’ve...

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"Tall Trees" Artist Update! Bradley Delay Talks Art and Tattoos

"Tall Trees" Artist Update! Bradley Delay Talks Art and Tattoos

Jun 06, 2016

We at Overcup Press get (understandably) attached to the books we put out. Since publishing Matt Wagner’s Tall Trees of Portland, a luxurious art book...

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When in Paris: Three Must-See Museums That Aren’t the Louvre

When in Paris: Three Must-See Museums That Aren’t the Louvre

May 16, 2016

Part of being an artist means knowing places in your city where you can go for inspiration. These are the spots most mentioned by the...

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Thank You for Coming to The Tall Trees of Paris Book Release Event!

Thank You for Coming to The Tall Trees of Paris Book Release Event!

May 05, 2016

Sunlight streamed through the open garage door of Portland, Oregon's Gigantic Brewing Company’s Tap Room and Champagne Lounge last Saturday, illuminating gorgeous stacks of books, delicious...

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Christelle Enault! First Thursday Magic at Hellion Gallery

Christelle Enault! First Thursday Magic at Hellion Gallery

May 04, 2016

It’s hard to believe May is already here—but with each new month comes a new First Thursday! On May 5th, galleries in and around Portland’s...

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Antler Last Thursday show featuring Susannah Kelly, Jon MacNair, & Morgaine Faye

Antler Last Thursday show featuring Susannah Kelly, Jon MacNair, & Morgaine Faye

Apr 28, 2016

For a smaller city, Portland Oregon has a fairly active arts scene. The tradition of First Thursday began back in 1986 and has grown into...

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April Events, Festivals, and a Book Release Party!

April Events, Festivals, and a Book Release Party!

Apr 06, 2016

The 2nd Annual Ema Show Opening at Hellion Gallery Meet naoshi at the L.A. Times Festival of Books The Tall Trees of Paris book release...

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The Tall Trees of Paris by Matt Wagner Featured in the Toronto Star

The Tall Trees of Paris by Matt Wagner Featured in the Toronto Star

Apr 04, 2016

  This past Sunday, The Toronto Star featured our upcoming title, The Tall Trees of Paris: 42 Independent Artists Share Their City and Their Work...

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My What a Busy Fall We Have Planned!

My What a Busy Fall We Have Planned!

Sep 29, 2015

It may still feel like Summer here in Portland, but our calendar tells us the busy fall season is headed towards us, full steam! Here's...

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Play the MFNW Art Photo Challenge

Play the MFNW Art Photo Challenge

Aug 15, 2014

Overcup Press wants MusicFest NW attendees to share all the festival has to offer—and win some prizes, too! We're giving away two copies of The...

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"The Tall Trees of Portland" Artist Party

"The Tall Trees of Portland" Artist Party

Mar 26, 2014

Some nights are special; last night was one of them. Two weeks before the release of our latest title, The Tall Trees of Portland, we...

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