Although born in San Diego, California, and raised in Boise, Idaho, multi-disciplinary artist Khris Soden found his work centering on Portland and its history after he moved here in 2000. His projects have included the acclaimed City of Roses historical comics and the 2004 public installation series, You Were Here. As a member of the four-person arts group The M.O.S.T., Soden has performed in projects at Reed Arts Week 2005, TBA:05, and the 2006 Melbourne International Arts Festival.