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The Field Guide to

Drinking in America

(ISBN 978-0983491729)

By Niki Ganong

Available April 21, 2015

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The Tall Trees of Portland  

(ISBN 978-0-9834917-1-2)

By Matt Wagner

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Buckminster Fuller: Poet of Geometry  

(ISBN 978-0-615-87344-2)

Written and Illustrated by Cole Gerst

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The Tall Trees of Tokyo  

(ISBN 978-0-9834917-0-5)
By Matt Wagner

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Upcoming events

June 28th 4:00pm – 10:00pm

North Coast Seed Building Studios Open House and Art Show & Sale

50+ Portland-based artists (including several artists featured in The Tall Trees of Portland) will open their studios up to the public on Saturday, June 28th. The event is family-friendly and will also feature live music, food, and beverages.

Artists include AJ Fosik,Stephanie Buer, Blaine Fontana, Brin Levinson, Souther Salazar, and Jen Lobo.

Click here for additional details about the event.

North Coast Seed Building Studios
2127 N. Albina Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97227

July 9 – 12

Cole Gerst and Souther Salazar To Speak at ICON – The Illustration Conference

Cole Gerst, author of Buckminster Fuller: Poet of Geometry, will participate in a round table discussion “Inspired Art Directors: Play to Pay” at ICON on Friday, July 11th. Along with other panelists, he will discuss how he is able find the time and disipline to create personal projects while balancing work as an art director at Option-G, his multidisciplinary creative agency.

Souther Salazar, a featured artist in The Tall Trees of Portland, will also present a session on the topic of topic “Work as Play”. Salazar will discuss his work and the importance of play as an artist.

For more information about ICON, click here.

Portland Art Museum
1219 SW Park Ave.
Portland, OR 97205

August 16 – 17

MusicfestNW Tall Trees of Portland Art Pavilion

Hellion Gallery and The Tall Trees of Portland author, Matt Wagner, have joined forces with MusicfestNW to create an art pavilion for the annual music festival in Portland August 16-17 – spotlighting artists featured in The Tall Trees of Portland. 20+ Portland-based artists will provide original artwork for the event including a live painting, a 3-D installation piece created by AJ Fosik and Zach Johnsen, and an art gallery featuring alternative album covers.

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Waterfront Park
SW Naito Parkway
Portland, OR 97204


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Overcup Press is an independent book publisher based in Portland, Oregon. We are committed to making books that will thrive in the 21st Century. We specialize in producing unique titles that have a strong design element and illuminate the niches.

Patrick McDonald is the founder and publisher of Overcup Press. He leads the creative vision of Overcup, working closely with authors, featured artists, designers and editors. He holds an M.A. in publishing from Portland State Univeristy and is also co-author of Classroom Publishing, A Practical Guide for Teachers – 2nd Edition (Ooligan Press, 2010).

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