was a center for contemporary art in Southeast Portland, Oregon. It was led by a desire to support artists, propose new modes of production, and stimulate the ongoing public discourse around art. This website serves as an archive of Yale Union’s programming from 2011 through 2021.

Yale Union acknowledges that it occupies the traditional lands of the Multnomah, Chinook, Kathlamet, Clackamas, Tualatin Kalapuya, Molalla, and other Indigenous peoples.


A Residency
March 2015

As a PICA artist–in–residence, Sarah Michelson will be at Yale Union this March to rehearse and prepare with her dancers. PICA will host a public discussion with her on Monday, March 23, 7pm at 415 SW 10th Avenue.

Sarah Michelson was born in 1964 in Manchester, England. She lives in New York City where she works as a dancer and choreographer.