You are invited to share a once-in-a-lifetime experience with Blue Sky:

Join us for a viewing party of the 2017 TOTAL SOLAR ECLIPSE (well…TOTALLY 99.3% ECLIPSED IN PORTLAND) on the DeSoto rooftop terrace!

Monday, August 21

What to expect:

  • A light breakfast, coffee and orange juice
  • Eclipse viewing with safe viewing glasses provided by Blue Sky
  • a fun photobooth!
  • a unique view of Downtown Portland
  • an exclusive tour of The Eclipse Show
Please join us for this Blue Sky fundraiser, and celebration of the Solar Eclipse!
Tickets are $30 and can be purchased HERE
After the event, please join us in the gallery to enjoy the August exhibitions:

Kris Sanford, “Through the Lens of Desire” and

The Eclipse Show, curated by Blue Sky co-founder and photographer Christopher Rauschenberg. The exhibition will feature over 100 artists in honor of the total eclipse of the sun in Oregon on August 21, 2017. In addition to the gallery exhibition, Blue Sky is pleased to collaborate with student photographers from Young Musicians & Artists ( to feature the work of 19 young photographers working with the theme of “eclipse” in our Library Gallery.

[Event cover image: detail shot of Eclipse © Adam Ekberg, part of the Eclipse Show on view in August in the Blue Sky galleries]