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Buying the Best Gift in the Best Way

Buying the Best Gift in the Best Way

Nov 20, 2018

Written by: Tiffany Watson Tis the season; how it comes so fast. In gift giving, I am always last minute and, if you are anything...

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Overcup Press takes a tour through Portland Art Museum

Overcup Press takes a tour through Portland Art Museum

Sep 21, 2018

Two of our favorite activities at Overcup Press are: reading books and wandering through museums. Lucky for us, we have a LOT of amazing books,...

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Tall Trees of Paris - Artist Updates and Events

Tall Trees of Paris - Artist Updates and Events

Feb 21, 2017

  Tall Trees of Paris  features many amazing artists. We’ve compiled a list of updates, showcasing some of their recent and upcoming events! Rebecka Tollens...

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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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For the First Time... Paris! Hellion's Third Ema Show This Year

For the First Time... Paris! Hellion's Third Ema Show This Year

Jul 07, 2016

If you love Japanese culture, creative rebirth of tradition, or art in general, you’d be fascinated by Matt Wagner’s annual Ema show. The Portland-based curator...

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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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3 Absolutely Outstanding Cafes to Visit in Paris

3 Absolutely Outstanding Cafes to Visit in Paris

Jun 02, 2016

Cafés have always been bastions of egalitarianism in Parisian culture—spaces accessible to all for a small fee. But because many of those most frequented by...

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Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day in France

Ways to Celebrate Mother's Day in France

May 26, 2016

This Sunday is May 29th.  So, Happy Mother’s Day! Wait, before panic and doubt set in, and you begin to question if you did indeed...

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Happy Birthday to Us! Overcup Press Turns Six

Happy Birthday to Us! Overcup Press Turns Six

May 25, 2016

Break out the bubbly, because it’s our birthday! May 17, 2010 marked the day Overcup became an official press! And what better way to celebrate...

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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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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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Five Women Artists To Watch This Year

Five Women Artists To Watch This Year

Mar 14, 2016

Quick, name five artists. For most people with even a cursory arts education, five artists should come relatively easy. For those with a more intense...

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Hellion’s Second Annual Ema Show—Three Cities, Forty-One Artists

Hellion’s Second Annual Ema Show—Three Cities, Forty-One Artists

Feb 09, 2016

Ema plaques are a ubiquitous sight in Japan. But what are they, exactly? These small wooden plaques are usually purchased at Shinto shrines. People buy...

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Must See Events—Winter 2016

Must See Events—Winter 2016

Jan 20, 2016

ART NOT IMAGE Show at Hellion Gallery Opening Thursday, February 4th, 2016Curator and Overcup author, Matt Wagner’s gallery, Hellion, will host an intimate show featuring...

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