Sunday, November 17, 2019

November 17 Insofar as I Knew

Jae Yeun Choi and Maysha Mohamedi have paintings and poetic words in Insofar as I Knew. At the first of two members in Portland of the New Art Dealers Alliance www.newartdealers.org, Fourteen30 Gallery www.fourteen30.com 1501 SW Market Street Map 11AM-1 Free

Friday, November 15, 2019

November 16 Developing Cuts

A Thousand Cuts, by by B. G-Osborne is a video installation we would like to see more of in galleries. At Fuller Rosen Gallery in the Ford Building created by Killjoy Collective alumni. www.fullerrosen.com 2505 SE 11th #106 Map 6PM-9 Free



Rachel Rosenbaum has been developing photographs from her grandfather's negatives exposed in WWII. At Blue Moon Camera www.bluemooncamera.com 8417 N Lombard, enter on N Kellogg 5PM-7 Free



Disjecta also has their annual fundraising auction tonight. Details on their website.



In Springfield, Oregon, Ditch Projects is holding a retrospective. They have had shows in Portland at Rock's Box and several of their artists are represented by Fourteen 30. It is https://ditchprojects.com/A-Good-Way-to-Invent-the-Future.

November 15 Animal Body

Sari Carel has The Coyote After-School Program. The gallery website has a description. At Melanie Flood Projects, www.melaniefloodprojects.com 420 SW Washington St #301 Early 6PM-8 Free



Amanda Triplett has Body Is, performance and installation. It's at 1122 Gallery 1122gallery.com 1122 SE 88th. 6PM-10 Free

Friday, November 08, 2019

November 8 Salute Dust Sheep

Into Dust is a new show by longtime artist Corey Smith. PNCA-minted, his work is graphic and poppy; he is also a professional snowboarder and designer. At One Grand www.ogpdx.com 1001 E Burnside 7PM-10 Free



Black Sheep Collective presents their group show Curio. Artists include Olivia Pace, Cassandra, Vinh Pham, Tim Tran, Safiyah Maurice, Joe Connors, Kailea Figueroa, Christian Orellana-Bauer, Courtney Gallardo, Mason Mimi Yadira and Mui Easland. At the Erikson Gallery 9NW 2nd 6PM-8 Free



Salut! 4 is a huge show, 1000 pieces by over 100 artists, on small coasters, for sale cash/card and carry for $60 each. The Nucleus website has the list of artists, with their web/insta. At Nucleus Portland nucleusportland.com 1445 SE Hawthorne Blvd 7PM-10 Free

Thursday, November 07, 2019

November 7 Westside Art Openings+

Hey November!

The PSU Schnitzer gallery opened earlier, and it is open tonight. Keep an eye on it.



Vanessa Renwick has Cold Holy Water, video in the Nine. Emma Kisiel, Jamila Clarke, Nolan Streitberger, Sam Wrigglesworth, and Troi Anderson as well as founders Ann Hughes, Christopher Rauschenberg, Craig Hickman, Robert DiFranco, and Terry Toedtemeier show at Blue Sky. Recommended. At Blue Sky Gallery www.blueskygallery.org Map 122 NW 8th 6PM-9 Free



Ellen Lesperance - Flowers Wrapped in Newspaper is here. The artist is epic, with a local gallery special to guest them. At Adams and Ollman Gallery, the second of two members of the New Art Dealers Alliance www.newartdealers.org, www.adamsandollman.com 418 NW 8th 6PM-9 Free



Brenda Malory makes constructions. At UpFor Gallery www.upforgallery.com 929 NW Flanders early close 6PM-8 Free



Jess Perlitz has People Making People Sounds. She is a local performance artist to follow. At Holding Contemporary www.holdingcontemporary.com (in the former Williamson | Knight, now Williamson+Harker) 916 NW Flanders 6PM-8 early close Free



+Eastside Womxn House has taken the old Dust to Dust space. They have a large show Mirror. Emerging artists represent: Allison Jarman, Annie Dang, Beth Zimmerman, Brittany Wilder, Caitlyn Clester, ChloƩ Jarnac, Ellen Robinette, Jocelle Tade, Judith Sturdevant, Kelly Brand, Kelsey Hamilton Davis, Lauren Johnson, Lindsay Costello, Mary Snow
and Rachel Warkentin. At 3636 N Mississippi, the old Dust to Dust space. 7PM-9. Free



Everett Lofts are recommended as always. It is always evolving and there are many strong spaces. It's easier for you to see them all than for me to write suggestions. Some close as early as 9PM. At the Everett Lofts 625 NW Everett. Bounded by NW Everett, Broadway, Flanders and 6th Map closing ranges from 9PM-10:30ish



PNCA is recommended to stop in. They have long time cycle shows and pop ups distributed throughout the building. PNCA www.pnca.edu 511 NW Broadway Map 6PM-9 Free

Wednesday, November 06, 2019

November 6 Outsider

Musician Sean Croghan is also a painter in the outsider art figurative genre. Further Stories of the Beforetime: Todd’s Bedroom & Beyond - Straight Outta Gresham is some of that work. At Union Knott 2726 ML King Blvd. 6PM-9 Free

Saturday, November 02, 2019

November 2 Pop!

Faceland are cartoons on poppy backgrounds by Matt Bennett Laurents. At Carnation Contemporary www.carnationcontemporary.com in the Disjecta building 8371 N Interstate. 6PM-9



Earlier are closing events at Disjecta for the Biennial.

Sunday, October 27, 2019

October 28 - November 3 Raw Reality

Reed Arts Week is curated by students. It brings individual artist works, from campus, and from the world; and art talks. Having a budget allows it to do above average. And always an opportunity to experience the new edge. Some of the events are on the Reed Events web http://events.reed.edu/group/reed_arts_week, some are on the Reed Arts Week Facebook https://www.facebook.com/reedartsweek2019/, some are on the Inata https://www.instagram.com/reedartsweek/, TikTok, no idea. https://events.reed.edu/raw-2019 at Reed College 3203 SE Woodstock Blvd. Free