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The ideal place for your next gathering

Artists Rep’s spacious and inviting Morrison Lobby is an ideal space to host an elegant seated dinner, unique party or large reception - all with the unique Portland flair you’ve been looking for!

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Morrison Lobby

morrison lobby

Remodeled to reveal its hidden beauty, the lobby is flanked by windows allowing for lots of natural light and features high ceilings, gleaming hardwoods, and a rotating art gallery with a rich red wall as a backdrop, all illuminated by the soft glow of our intimate and comfortable Morrison Lounge. Make the space your own using the striking lobby area, adaptable lounge, lovely mezzanine, long staircase and more. Your special event can shine with a creative flair.

Capacity: 200 standing, 120 seated
Description: approx. 1200 sq ft
Availability: 8am-midnight

Morrison Lounge aka Ovation Taproom

Located within the Morrison Lobby, this private room is ideal for an intimate gathering, lecture or cocktail mixer. The captivating, colorful walls of the lounge draw you to the room into the room and wrap your party in its vibrant mood. Designed to capture exactly the ambiance that you would like to create, the walls can change colors to match the mood. The room features a large barn-door entrance, which can be opened for a larger crowd or closed to capture the intimacy of the room.

This space now features a four-tap craft beer system. Beers and ciders are hand selected by our expert staff.

Capacity: 50 standing, 20 seated
Description: 560 sq ft
Available: 8am- midnight

Included Services
Rates include set-up, cleaning fee, site coordinator, utilities, heating, and house lighting. Additional labor needs will be estimated in advance by Artists Rep and charged at additional rates. Use of the Morrison or Alder Stages may be available on select dates with additional fees.

The Morrison Lobby and Lounge are furnished with 4 large, custom made tables by The Joinery, 24 black leather conference chairs, 8 large tuffets for seating, 4 dark walnut coffee tables, and 5 bistro tables. This furniture may be used in any arrangement at no additional charge. A final floor plan is due 72 hours before your event.

An event at Artists Rep is a special occasion, and we want to ensure that our catering reflects that high quality. We’ve partnered with Rafati’s Catering as our Preferred Caterer for all events held at Artists Rep because we know that we can count on them to create an amazing catering package that works for you!

Georgia Rafati
Rafati’s Catering

Artists Rep may also provide a hosted or no-host bar of select beverages, exclusive of other catering services. 


Morrison Lounge, Daytime Meeting

Rate: $500
Included hours*: 8
Additional Hours: $50

Morrison Lounge, Daytime Meeting

Rate: $250
Included hours*: 3
Additional Hours: $75

Morrison Lounge, Pre-Show Party/Evening

Rate: $300
Included hours*: 3
Additional Hours: $75

Morrison Lobby

Rate: $1500
Included hours*: 5
Additional Hours: $100

*Listed hours include set-up and tear-down time.

Significant discounts are available for non-profits, arts organizations and recipients of Regional Arts and Culture Council funding.

Ticket discounts are available for groups of 8 or more and can be arranged through the event coordinator at time of rental reservation.

Artist Rep sits on two parking lots attended by City Center Parking. Your guests have access to both street parking and parking in our lot at a low cost. Exclusive parking lot use or vouchers may be arranged for some events directly through City Center Parking. The building is also easily accessed by several public bus lines and the MAX at PGE Park.

Artists Rep accepts cash, checks, Visa or MasterCard for rental payments. Events are considered booked upon confirmation from the rental coordinator, with receipt of completed rental contract signed by both parties and non-refundable deposit. Deposit is 50% of total bill. Payment in full is due two weeks prior to the event.