portland http://wfpl.org en Change Is Coming to Louisville's Portland Neighborhood, Like It Or Not http://wfpl.org/post/change-coming-louisvilles-portland-neighborhood-it-or-not <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Louisville’s Portland neighborhood is starting to look like the new </span>NuLu<span style="line-height: 1.5;">—the next previously-overlooked historic Louisville neighborhood ripe for redevelopment and preservation.</span></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Ashlie Stevens 9647 at http://wfpl.org Change Is Coming to Louisville's Portland Neighborhood, Like It Or Not Inside Tim Faulkner's New Portland Arts Complex http://wfpl.org/post/inside-tim-faulkners-new-portland-arts-complex <p>Many of Louisville's art galleries are intimate spaces. They're re-purposed storefronts, hosting carefully curated&nbsp;solo or invitational small group shows that boom on opening nights and quietly go about their business with collectors and aficionados the rest of the month. But Tim Faulkner and his gallery director Margaret Archambault have always had a more raucous vibe going, first on East Market and <a href="http://wfpl.org/post/butchertown-loses-artists-gallery-and-theater-move-west">then in Butchertown</a>, where their bursting-at-the-seams Tim Faulkner Gallery moved in 2012.</p> Mon, 26 May 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 9409 at http://wfpl.org Inside Tim Faulkner's New Portland Arts Complex 'Peek at Portland' Offers Tours of Neighborhood Targeted for Arts and Development http://wfpl.org/post/peek-portland-offers-tours-neighborhood-targeted-arts-and-development <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Is Portland the new </span>Nulu<span style="line-height: 1.5;">? With artists and companies like&nbsp;</span>Argo<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Networks relocating to the historic neighborhood near downtown, Portland's </span>walkable<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> charm and potential (for now) for affordable art studio and performance space are creating significant buzz.</span></p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 18:53:20 +0000 Erin Keane 6921 at http://wfpl.org 'Peek at Portland' Offers Tours of Neighborhood Targeted for Arts and Development Former Employees Discuss Reopening Portland Boys & Girls Club, Local Philanthropist Helping http://wfpl.org/post/former-employees-discuss-reopening-portland-boys-girls-club-local-philanthropist-helping <p>Community leaders and former employees are working with a local philanthropist to reopen the Portland neighborhood Boys and Girls Club, which <a href="http://archives.wfpl.org/2011/10/21/salvation-armys-boys-and-girls-clubs-close-today/">The Salvation Army was forced to close in 2011</a>.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 19:51:27 +0000 Devin Katayama 5676 at http://wfpl.org Former Employees Discuss Reopening Portland Boys & Girls Club, Local Philanthropist Helping Portland Honors Neighborhood Preservation Work http://wfpl.org/post/portland-honors-neighborhood-preservation-work <p>As artists and real estate investors turn their attention to Louisville’s historic Portland neighborhood, local preservationists who have worked to keep the historic integrity of the neighborhood intact are being honored for their efforts. The <a href="http://www.goportland.org/">Portland Museum</a> and the Portland Preservation Alliance team up to recognize members of the community who have contributed significantly to preserving the architectural heritage of the historic Portland neighborhood.</p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 20:46:43 +0000 Erin Keane 5664 at http://wfpl.org Portland Honors Neighborhood Preservation Work