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Let’s Speak Easy and Celebrate Dec. 5 1933

Let’s Speak Easy and Celebrate Dec. 5 1933 Dec. 5 1933 marks the date Prohibition officially ended in the United States. In the history of the United States, Prohibition, also known as The Noble Experiment, is the period from 1919 to 1933, during which the sale, manufacture, and transportation of alcohol consumption were banned nationally […]

The Mend Project -Modern Art 2009- Room 114

The Mend Project’s third donation project, Spectacled will join Modern Art 2009, for a pre show. Spectacled, is a project dedicated to raising an awareness of the some 36 million people living across the globe, who are needlessly blind. The group is accepting used eyeglass donations, which will be a part of a larger installation- […]

Nick Jaina at The Modern

Field near the Dalles, Oregon. Photo by Melani Brown (Image taken from– http://www.myspace.com/nickjaina) Last summer, Nick Jaina and his band (Portland) strolled through Idaho, playing the Modern Hotel and Bar multiple times. The band’s street style performance and seemingly upbeat yet somewhat sinister rhythms, fit right in here at the Modern. With an electric guitar, […]