PSU Alumni Night at the Portland Art Museum: The Art, Science & Wonder of LAIKA

By PSU Alumni Association (other events)

Saturday, March 31 2018 5:00 PM 9:00 PM

Join the PSU Alumni Association for a memorable night at the Portland Art Museum for exclusive access to their exhibit Animating Life: The Art, Science, and Wonder of LAIKA, a groundbreaking view behind-the-curtain into the visionary artistry and technology of the globally renowned animation studio. As our featured event during Alumni Month, we are excited to bring this opportunity to you, to celebrate the success of this Academy Award-winning animation studio and its president and PSU alumnus, Travis Knight.

This family-friendly event kicks off with a reception in the beautiful Fields Sunken Ballroom and features a behind the scenes preview of the exhibit from one of LAIKA’s own. Following the talk, you will have private afterhours access to the exhibit to tour at your own pace.

Tasty hors d'oeuvres and refreshments are provided by Elephant’s Delicatessen. 

Event timeline:

5:00pm – Doors open

5:45pm – LAIKA talk begins

7:00pm – Tour the LAIKA Exhibit at your own pace

9:00pm – Exhibit closes

Early Bird Admission: $35.00 per person if purchased by Sunday, March 18th. 
Regular Price: $55.00 per person if purchased on Monday, March 19th or after.

Cost includes: Admission to the LAIKA exhibit closed off to the general public, hors d'oeuvres, hosted non-alcoholic beverages, two drink tickets good for beer, wine or call drink (21 years & older), and a special presentation by LAIKA.

*Limited tickets are available and this event is expected to sell out - don't delay purchasing your ticket!

Lodging Discounts

  • Stay at University Place Hotel for a discounted rate from March 29th through April 2nd. Mention PSU Alumni Month when you book your room! 
  • Search for discounted hotel rooms and car rentals through our partners at Local Hospitality 

Mailing Address

Office of Alumni Relations PO BOX 1326 Portland, OR 97207