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SARAH SCHULMAN READING & Q&A: Conflict is Not Abuse

Moderated by Dana Ghazi

Writer Sarah Schulman discusses her controversial new publication, Conflict is Not Abuse: Overstating Harm, Community Responsibility,…

PNCA: Mediatheque
Alternative Endings, Radical Beginnings: Short Videos by Black Queer Artists Commissioned by Visual AIDS (NYC). World AIDS Day: Dec 1 2017 at PICA.

ALTERNATE ENDINGS, RADICAL BEGINNINGS

Curated by Vivian Crockett and Erin Christovale / Commissioned by Visual AIDS (NYC)

>7:00 PM Screening & Discussion, with introductions + responses by Roy Pérez and Omari Weekes (English…

PICA at Hancock
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Sara Magenheimer

I Collect Neglected Venoms

Part of Themselves curated by Kristan Kennedy WEST COAST PREMIERE: As part of an installation in…

PICA at Hancock: Annex
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Morgan Bassichis

Daily Meditations

Part of THEMSELVES curated by Kristan Kennedy WEST COAST PREMIERE: Bassichis will present an evening of…

PICA at Hancock
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Bob Nickas

100 Paintings / 100 Years

New York-based critic and independent curator Bob Nickas presents his musings on 100 paintings, choosing one…

PICA at West End
A.K. Burns

A.K. Burns

A Smeary Spot

WEST COAST PREMIERE: A Smeary Spot, 2015 is a 53 minute 4-channel video installation drawing on…

PICA at Hancock: Annex
Makeup on Empty Space. Photo by Emma Christ.

Makeup on Empty Space

TBA:16 Visual Art, Curated by Kristan Kennedy

Exhibition Open:

A NOTE FROM KRISTAN KENNEDY Here we are, on the cusp of a new space. It…

Various Locations
Drawing by Tetsuya Umeda

Tetsuya Umeda

See, Look at Observed what Watching is

Exhibition Open:

First Solo US Exhibition “Tetsuya Umeda’s installations are as much about the sounds as they are…

PICA at West End
The Lasting Concept

The Lasting Concept

Curated by Rob Halverson

Exhibition Open:

The Lasting Concept began as a conversation between Rob Halverson and curators Bob Nickas and Kristan…

PICA at West End
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Dawn Kasper

WHAT IS TIME?

I know but when you ask me I don’t  - Saint Augustine of Hippo WHAT IS…

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Jibade-Khalil Huffman

Vanishing Point / A Drive-In at the End of the World

For TBA:15, Jibade-Khalil Huffman presents two concurrently running video works. Within the exhibition space, each will…

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Peter Simensky

Surface Contents 1 & 2

Simensky’s multi-part Surface Contents 1 & 2 employs gold in a series of actions, prints, and…

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Tannaz Farsi

And Others

Tannaz Farsi renders in light text by Bertolt Brecht with 5000 LEDs programmed to brighten and…

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Akio Suzuki

Nami

Ancient Japanese haiku describes the sea as “hinemosu notari notarikana… all day and night it moves…

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Bill Jenkins

Portland Apertures

A continuation of Jenkins’ experiments with light and architecture, this installation is constructed and composed using…

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Pictures of the moon with teeth

TBA:15 Visual Art

Exhibition Open:

Pictures of the moon, is the holy spirit, is the tongue of fire, is the ghost…

2500 Sandy
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MPA

Nothing to You (Installation)

Exhibition Open:

Sound by M. Cay Castagnetto I do not believe that this performance will put people into…

Disjecta
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MPA

Nothing to You

Sound by M. Cay Castagnetto I do not believe that this performance will put people into…

Disjecta
Prince of Wales (Midpul), Body Marks (1999).

No Boundaries

Aboriginal Australian Contemporary Abstract Painting

Exhibition Open:

PICA is proud to be participating in a major national tour of Aboriginal contemporary Art. The…

PICA at the Mason Erhman Bldg. Annex
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Dawn Kasper

PSU MFA STUDIO LECTURE SERIES

The work of performance artist Dawn Kasper emerges out of a fascination with the subjects of…

PSU: Shattuck Hall Annex
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Joe Fyfe

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

The magnetism in Fyfe’s work lies in the undulation between haut-formalism and his quotidian palette. He…

PSU: Shattuck Hall Annex
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Weird Fucks

An Event In Two Parts

New Herring Press + PICA presents Weird Fucks 3:00 – 5:00 PM: Weird Fucks Re-imagined, writers and interdisciplinary artists who…

PICA at West End
Jillian Mayer

Jillian Mayer

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

Jillian Mayer’s work explores how technology and the Internet affect our identities, lives and experiences. Through videos, online experiences, photography, telephone numbers, performance, sculpture and installation, her work examines and plays with the tension between physical and digital iterations of identity and existence. …

PSU: Shattuck Hall Annex
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Jibade-Khalil Huffman

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

The PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series continues with Jibade-Khalil Huffman. Jibade-Khalil Huffman is an artist and writer based in…

PSU: Shattuck Hall Annex
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Wynne Greenwood

Stacy

Exhibition Open:

Stacy is curated by Stephanie Snyder and Wynne Greenwood. Opening reception: September 12, 4–8 p.m. at the Cooley. CULTURE-HEALING….

Reed College: Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery
Lisa Radon, Infinity Increaser

Lisa Radon

INFINITY INCREASER

Exhibition Open:

A charged site. Ways and means. “…various little ways of changing things.” Project Website: infinityincreaser.com…

PICA at West End
Emily Roysdon, Uncounted Futures

Emily Roysdon

Uncounted Futures

Exhibition Open:

The rhythm of a wave, a kaironic triangle, intuits another possible time.What goes unseen in time…

PICA at West End
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Jesse Sugarmann

We Build Excitement

Exhibition Open:

Dealership as monument. Jesse Sugarmann has been opening, and will continue to open, unsanctioned Pontiac dealerships…

THE WORKS at Fashion Tech
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Aki Sasamoto

Skewed Lies

Exhibition Open:

PERFORMANCE IS A CRAFT and not a right, as some artists and related others would have…

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MSHR, Resonant Entity Modulator

MSHR

Resonant Entity Modulator

Exhibition Open:

MSHR presents a cybernetic system made up of hand-built analog synthesizers and digitally fabricated hieroglyphic sculptures….

THE WORKS at Fashion Tech
Jennifer West, Flashlight Filmstrip Projections.

Jennifer West

Flashlight Filmstrip Projections - Performance

Exhibition Open:

Jennifer West launches the first of her new pre-post fragmented cinematic environments where viewers are invited…

THE WORKS at Fashion Tech
TBA:Coversation

TBA Conversation: Jennifer West

With Kristan Kennedy

Los Angeles-based visual artist Jennifer West discusses her newest TBA:14 project, Flashlight Filmstrip Projections, and experimentation…

PICA at West End
Aki Sasamoto, Skewed Lies

Aki Sasamoto

Skewed Lies

Exhibition Open:

PERFORMANCE IS A CRAFT and not a right, as some artists and related others would have…

TBA Visual Art, Curated by Kristan Kennedy.

As round as an apple, As deep as a cup

Visual Art at TBA:14

Exhibition Open:

As round as an apple, as deep as a cup is a group of projects, perhaps an…

Various Locations
MSHR, Resonant Entity Modulator. Photo courtesy of the artist.

MSHR

Resonant Entity Modulator

Exhibition Open:

MSHR presents a cybernetic system made up of hand-built analog synthesizers and digitally fabricated hieroglyphic sculptures….

THE WORKS at Fashion Tech
Jennifer West, Flashlight Filmstrip Projections.

Jennifer West

Flashlight Filmstrip Projections

Exhibition Open:

A sensuous filmmaker and a maverick in her use and interpretation of materials. — Charlotte Bonham-Carter, Art…

THE WORKS at Fashion Tech
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TONY FEHER

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

The PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series continues with American sculptor Tony Feher. Feher is currently in residence at the lumber room,…

PSU: Shattuck Hall Annex
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ANDREA GEYER

Three Chants Modern

Exhibition Open:

“How can one consciously recognize ideology and politics as embedded within the organization of time itself?”…

PICA at West End
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ANDREA GEYER

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

PICA presents the politically and historically immersed artist Andrea Geyer in a two-tiered engagement that includes…

PSU: Shattuck Hall Annex
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FIELD GUIDE: TIME IS A GUN

Art vs. Capitalism – Laura Arrington & Jesse Hewit on Andrea Geyer

Join us for drinks, food, and Field Guide’s first foray into the work of a visual…

PICA at West End
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PAIGE SARLIN

Making and Unmaking TV

Making and Unmaking TV, Co-Presented by Cinema Project March 17 & 18/ 7:30pm PICA $8 suggested…

PICA at West End
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TONY CONRAD

Access, Activism, and Collectives

March 16 / 2pm / Free / PICA Experimental filmmaker, radical educator and vanguard sound artist Tony…

PICA at West End
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The Painter’s Poet:

A TALK ON PHILIP GUSTON BY CLARK COOLIDGE

The Painter’s Poet A Talk on Philip Guston by Clark Coolidge Feb 22 @ 7pm PICA…

PICA at West End
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CLARK COOLIDGE: A READING

CLARK COOLIDGE: A Reading Feb 21 @ 7pm PICA FREE  Born and raised in Providence, Rhode Island,…

PICA at West End
Martha Wilson

Martha Wilson

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

Join us in welcoming Martha Wilson, for a lecture in which she surveys her career as…

PSU: Shattuck Hall Annex
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Claim

William Pope.L

Claim William Pope.L Littman Gallery Jan 15 Opening Reception, All Are Welcome 8-10 PM Claim is on…

PSU: Littman Gallery

Sergei Tcherepnin

Finding Personality (magnetism for your room)

November 23, 2013 8:00pm PICA For his performance at PICA, Sergei Tcherepnin will present a new…

PICA at West End
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SERGEI TCHEREPNIN

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 20 7:00pm Portland State University Shattuck Hall Annex Trained as a composer, Sergei Tcherepnin…

Amanda Ross Ho

PSU MFA Studio Lecture Series

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6 7:00pm Portland State University Shattuck Hall Annex Amanda Ross-Ho’s work is inspired by…

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Lucy Raven and Rebecca Gates

Room Tone: Variation

Room Tone is an instruction piece for voice and electromagnetic tape. It is a live performance…

Con-Way
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Andrew Ritchey

THE SECRET SOCIETY

***UPDATE: A video has been produced by local artist-videographer Rebecca Carlisle-Healy in conjunction with the Secret…

Con-Way
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Lighting Designer Itai Erdal

Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1)

Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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TBA Conversation: Jamie Isenstein

The Artist is Present: Jamie Isenstein, in conversation with Stephanie Snyder

TBA Conversations is a daily series of engaging discussions with artists, curators, and TBA audiences. A collective…

PICA at West End
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Choreographer Keith Hennessy

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Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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Choreographer Miguel Gutierrez

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Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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Astronomer Jan Dabrowski

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Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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Ecofeminist Jackie Davis

Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1)

Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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Astrologer Rhea Wolf

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Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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Writer Sara Jaffe

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Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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Playwright Andrea Stolowitz

Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1)

Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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Alex Mackin Dolan

Cycle, Sun, Limit

September 12-29, 2013 September 12, 9:00 p.m.–late September 13–22, 25–29, Every day, 12–6:30 p.m. Dolan presents a…

Con-Way
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Emily Roysdon

Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1)

Minor Theatres (wrkshp 1) is a project to begin a project. A question of time over…

Con-Way
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Krystal South

Identify Yourself

 http://idyrself.com you can take the art out of the internet, but can you ever take the…

Con-Way

Artist Salon: A.L. Steiner

In concert with her TBA:13 exhibition Feelings and How to Destroy Them, A.L Steiner will present an artist talk…

Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA)
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C’mon Language: Nick Hallett

Songs Without Words, Communication Beyond Language

A workshop for singers of all levels. Starting with the basics of breathing and then moving…

PICA at West End