Monday, April 12, 2010

April 12 Streetcars and Idea Sculpture

Chandra Brown, President of Oregon Ironworks' United Streetcar speaks on the return of streetcars, wave energy and nuclear energy. All are industrial projects afoot in Oregon, and fabricated right here. It is part of the Bright Lights series sponsored by the local architecture magazine Portland Spaces and the City Club, a thoughtful public interest group. At Jimmy Mak's, 221 NW 10th. Doors 5:30PM, discussion 6. Free

Stephanie Syjuco creates sculpture and installation and teaches at Cal Arts and Berkeley. She uses low cost materials, destined for trash, or trash itself, to create idea driven work around modern economies of consumption and value. Talk in the Shattuck Hall Annex out front, 1914 SW Park Avenue, at the corner of SW Broadway and Hall on the PSU campus. 7:30PM Free