is a center for contemporary art in Southeast Portland, Oregon. It is led by a desire to support artists, propose new modes of production, and stimulate the ongoing public discourse around art. SUPPORT. 800 SE 10th Avenue, (503) 236-7996. EMAIL.

APPOINTMENTS

Yale Union seeks a Lead Curator and a Designer to begin working part-time in 2019…

KUCHAR

Ongoing. A George Kuchar retrospective, one *picture* at a time until we’ve screened them all…

VOLUNTEER

The spirit of volunteerism makes possible the vitality of our culture’s non-profit organizations…

SUPPORT

We’re here! We’re knocking! Express your support today. The process is very…

TOTAL FREEDOM

October 31, 2017. SEIZURE WARNING. Total Freedom with DJ massacooramaan…

BARTLETT

October 29, 2017. Poet and scholar Jennifer Bartlett will give a talk about poet Larry Eigner…

BARTO

October 16, 2017. A talk by French artist Eva Barto on two recent publications about…

WARWICK

October 5, 2017. Yale Union at EMBERS presents Steven Warwick with DJ Kath and DJ Perfect Health…

ABOUT

Yale Union is a non-profit contemporary art center in Portland, Oregon. Our program…

KEIL & NETTELL

July 15–September 10, 2017. Questionnaire, an exhibition by Morag Keil and Georgie Nettell…

SADAF

July 29, 2017. New York City–based producer and multi-media artist Sadaf H Nava will perform…

Combative Phase

An exhibition and screening series presenting the work of a group of filmmakers active at UCLA during…

AMIS

June 25, 2017. A screening and conversation with Don Amis as part of THE COMBATIVE PHASE…

SCRAAATCH

May 26, 2017. Philadelphia-based electronic music and art duo will perform on…

HOUR OF THE...

May 7, 2017. A screening of “The Hour of the Furnaces,” as part of THE COMBATIVE PHASE…

HEDDITCH

April 10, 2017. Artist Emma Hedditch will talk about her research on cooperatives…

CASE NO. TC 5245

Verbatim report of entitlement suit initiated by 501(c)(3) Yale Union against Multnomah County Assessor…

KLEIN

March 3, 2017. South London based musician Klein will perform. “Lagata,” her most recent work…

N-Prolenta

February 18, 2017. Fayetteville, NC–based artist N-Prolenta, a.k.a Brandon Covington, will perform…

AHMED

December 31, 2016. Legendary Ethiopian musician Mahmoud Ahmed will perform…

BACHER

October 16–December 11, 2016. The Secret Garden, an exhibition of new work by Lutz Bacher…

BRICK/MORTAR

Contribute to the ongoing renovation of the nationally registered historic Yale Union Laundry Building…

QUAYTMAN

Yale Union and Rhea Anastas publish an edition with R.H. Quaytman to support the printing of…

FERRARO

September 29, 2016. James Ferraro will debut “Mind Storm,” a ballet for one dancer accompanied by Ferraro…

MANN

THE USE is a book of writing by Chris Mann. It is also a translation of his ongoing web project…

TREES

July 23–September 4, 2016. A group exhibition curated by Kari Rittenbach with work by…

AFTER ASPEN

Friday, August 19, 8pm. A screening as part of TREES IN THE FOREST, curated by Kari Rittenbach…

TIMELINE

A detailed account of Yale Union’s development from the purchase of the building in January 2008 until now…

Seaver

July 30, 2016. Daryl Seaver will perform solo. Her piece, “Twenty Regards for a 21st Century Adult”…

WorkSHOP

A free textile workshop presented by Susan Cianciolo and others. Materials and tea will be provided. RSVP…

CIANCIOLO

May 22–July 10, 2016. An exhibition of kits, costumes, films, clothes, and photographs by Susan Cianciolo…

AGEMATSU

ZIP: 01-01-14…12-31-14 is an annual. It records, in photographs, a year of an ongoing work Yuji Agematsu…

ARMANTROUT

CURRENCY, a collection of new and older poems by Rae Armantrout. Printed at Yale Union…

KUDO

June 5, 2016. Tori Kudo’s band Maher Shalal Hash Baz will play a set as part of Susan Cianciolo…

Peltomäki

Kirsi Peltomäki will discuss Michael Asher’s practice through notions of the proposal, site specificity, and the…

MARTENS

May 11, 2016. Dutch designer Karel Martens will give a talk in Yale Union’s print shop…

LESCALLEET

April 13, 2016. Jason Lescalleett will perform solo. His tape-based music is crummy and lo-fi…

RUSSELL

March 24, 2016. Writer and artist, John Russell will give a talk, “Press Release”…

ORCHARD

After Orchard’s website lapsed, we rebuilt it on a different domain in HTML5 and will host it…

GRUYTER & THYS

March 18, 2016. Matt Browning presents Jos De Gruyter and Harald Thys’ films at 8pm…

RENTAL

Support our mission by using our space. To organize a tour of the building or learn more about our rates…

SMITH

March 4 and 5, 2016. Michael Smith performs as alter-egos “Baby Ikki” and “Mike,” and screens seminal videos…

DIRTY PUPPETS

January 1–March 1, 2016. Two of Jos De Gruyter and Harald Thys’ puppens ride around in a black car…

NIBLOCK

February 17, 2016. Phill Niblock, a composer from NYC, will perform solo…

WADA

February 20, 2016. Composer and instrument builder Yoshi Wada and his son Tashi Wada will perform…

MOMMY

October 10–December 20, 2015. A group exhibition that considers the mother, with work by…

PREISS

December 1, 2015. Jeff Preiss will be here to screen his feature-length film STOP…

SCHNEIDER

November 14, 2015. A newly commissioned performance by artist Karin Schneider as part of…