The Portland Fine Print Fair returns as an in-person event from Jan. 27-29 in the Fields Ballroom of the Portland Art Museum, 1219 S.W. Park Ave., Portland. Now in its 10th year, this is the largest and most comprehensive print fair on the West Coast. Patrons can peruse and purchase prints from 16 top dealers from across North America and Europe. Prints from the Old Masters to contemporary emerging artists will be on sale and excellent works can be found in all price ranges.
Admission is free on Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 28-29. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Jan. 28 and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jan. 29. The Opening Night Preview is 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, an opportunity to view the fair before it opens to the public. The preview is a benefit for the Print Department of the Portland Art Museum. Tickets are $50, available at 11099a.blackbaudhosting.com/11099a/Portland-Fine-Print-Fair-Benefit-Preview.
Enjoy guided tours with Mary Weaver Chapin, Ph.D., Curator of Prints and Drawings, at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 28 and again at 1:30 p.m. Jan. 29 with Helen Swift, Japan Foundation Assistant Curator of Asian Art. More information, including hours, tours and clickable links to the exhibitors, can be found at portlandartmuseum.org/printfair.