• 2018 Time Based Art Festival
  • 2018
  • 2018 September 6–⁠16
  • 2018
  • 2018
  • 2018
  • 2018
  • 2018

TBA


Photo:
NIC Kay (courtesy of Katrina Sorrentino)
  • 2018
  • 2018 Time Based Art Festival
  • 2018
  • 2018 September 6–⁠16
  • 2018
  • 2018
  • 2018
  • 2018

PICA’s Time-Based Art Festival activates the city of Portland, Oregon, with contemporary art projects that bring artists and audiences together, creating a vibrant community through live performances, music, screenings, workshops, talks, and visual art installations.

TBA is inter­disciplinary, and champions those artists who are challenging forms and working across mediums.

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Opening Night Dinner
Opening Night Dinner
The Beautiful Street
The Beautiful Street
JACK &
Kaneza Schaal
JACK &
ANTHEM
Milka Djordjevich
ANTHEM
Gregg Bordowitz
Gregg Bordowitz
Some Styles of Masculinity
jumatatu poe and donte beacham
jumatatu m. poe & Jermone Donte Beacham
Let ‘Im Move You Series Selections: A Study and This Is a Success
S1
S1
JI YAng
JI YAng
脚儿粘地 fóot sòn stícky gròund
Unexploded Ordnances (UXO)
Split Britches
Unexploded Ordnances (UXO)
Soft Goods
Karen Sherman
Soft Goods
NXL LVL
NXT LVL
NIC Kay
NIC Kay
Pushit! [exercise 1 in getting well soon]
bart fitzgerald
bart fitzgerald
LEGENDARY “FESTIVAL”
Robin Deacon
Robin Deacon
Vinyl Equations
Weird Allan Kaprow
Weird Allan Kaprow
self karaoke
fin de cinema
Holocene Presents:
FIN DE CINEMA, COCTEAU’S BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
Demian DinéYazhi´
Demian DinéYazhi´ and Holland Andrews
AN INFECTED SUNSET
Vaginal Davis
Vaginal Davis
Sassafras, Cypress & Indigo—Black Images and the (e)motive Notion of Freakiness
S.E.C.R.E.T.S.
S.E.C.R.E.T.S.
Prince Romeo the Crow
Meg Whiteford and Tim Reid
Meg Whiteford and Tim Reid
Pelléas & Mélisande: a Vaudeville Symbolist Duodrama
Raquel André
Raquel André
Collection of Lovers
Gregg Bordowitz
Gregg Bordowitz
POETRY READING
Third Angle New Music / Sarah Hennies
Third Angle New Music / Sarah Hennies
Contralto
Mariana Valencia
Mariana Valencia
ALBUM
Sounds et al
Sounds et al
Sonnet/​Matsumoto, Suzuki/​Krausbauer
UVAH
Utopian Visions Art Fair
Autumn Knight
Autumn Knight
SANITY TV
Tim Smith Stewart | Jeffrey Azevado
Tim Smith-Stewart | Jeffrey Azevedo
Awaiting Oblivion…
Compagnie Nacera Belaza
Compagnie Nacera Belaza
La Nuit, La Traversée, Sur le fil
Andrew Schneider
Andrew Schneider
AFTER
JUDY
JUDY
Dykes Wanted
Tender Table
Tender Table
Stories about Food, Family, Identity
The Last Artful, Dodgr
The Last Artful, Dodgr
Gregg Bordowitz
Gregg Bordowitz
I Wanna Be Well
BETWEEN.
BETWEEN.
habitus
Ann Hamilton
habitus
Swallow
ariella tai
swallow
Workshop: Jumatatu Poe, Big Body: Experimental J-Sette Performance Workshop
Workshop: jumatatu poe, Big Body: Experimental J-Sette Performance Workshop
Conversation: Karen Sherman
Conversation: Karen Sherman
Happy Hour Lecture: C. Riley Snorton
Happy Hour Lecture: C. Riley Snorton
Workshop: Hip Hop & Popping with Katie Janovec and Jesus Rodales
Workshop: Hip Hop & Popping with Katie Janovec and Jesus Rodales
Conversation: Kaneza Schaal + Cornell Alston
Conversation: Kaneza Schaal + Cornell Alston
Panel: Artist Residencies and Programs at Columbia River Correctional Institution
Panel: Artist Residencies and Programs at Columbia River Correctional Institution
Workshop: Practice Practice with Milka Djordevich
Workshop: Practice Practice with Milka Djordjevich
Conversation: jumatatu poe and donte beacham
Conversation: jumatatu m. poe and Jermone Donte Beacham
Long Table
Long Table
Workshop: Experimental Sound Collage with CDJS taught by S1 Synth Library
Workshop: Experimental Sound Collage with CDJS taught by S1 Synth Library
Post-Show Conversation: Gregg Bordowitz with Stephanie Snyder
Post-Show Conversation: Gregg Bordowitz with Stephanie Snyder
Conversation: NIC Kay
Conversation: NIC Kay
Conversation: Robin Deacon
Conversation: Robin Deacon
Creative Exchange Lab Public Presentations
Creative Exchange Lab Public Presentations
Workshop: Release - Receive - Become with Nacera Belaza
Workshop: Release - Receive - Become with Nacera Belaza
Conversation: Sarah Hennies
Conversation: Sarah Hennies
Conversation: Autumn Knight, Tim Smith-Stewart, Mariana Valencia, Ji Yang
Conversation: Autumn Knight, Tim Smith-Stewart, Mariana Valencia, Ji Yang
Happy Hour Lecture: Andrew J. Brown/Sister James and Shawna Lipton
Happy Hour Lecture: Andrew J. Brown/Sister James and Shawna Lipton
Workshop: See, Hear, Here with Mariana Valencia
Workshop: See, Hear, Here with Mariana Valencia
Panel: Food, Festivals, and Social Justice
Panel: Food, Festivals, and Social Justice
Conversation: Andrew Schneider and Raquel André
Conversation: Andrew Schneider and Raquel André
Breakfast at Lunchtime: Curators’ Pancake Special + Vic’s Bloody Mary Bar
Breakfast at Lunchtime: Curators’ Pancake Special + Vic’s Bloody Mary Bar
TBA Food
TBA Food

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Tickets and passes can be purchased online through PICA.org, by phone at 503-224-PICA (7422) and at the TBA Central Box Office at Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, 15 NE Hancock St., Portland OR.

TBA Central Box Office

BEFORE THE FESTIVAL
August 9–September 1:
Thursdays–Saturdays from 12 PM – 6 PM

September 2–3: Closed


September 4–5:
12 PM–6 PM

DURING THE FESTIVAL
September 6–16:
Every day from 12 PM–late

See more and save with a TBA Pass

TBA passes offer the freedom to enjoy all that the Festival has to offer with ease, while providing considerable savings. Advance pass purchase is recommended, as quantities are limited. For questions or more information, call the TBA Box Office at 503-224-PICA (7422).


Late Night Pass
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$48 Member/$60 General: all access to Late Night shows. Reservations strongly recommended for guaranteed seating.

Enthusiast Pass
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$120 Member/$150 General: includes tickets to six main stage performances of your choice, plus full access to exhibits, Institute programs, and Late Night. Ticket reservations required upon pass purchase.

Immersion Pass
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$200 Member/$250 General: Priority admission to performances, and unlimited access to exhibits, Institute programs, and Late Night. Reservations strongly recommended for guaranteed seating.

Patron Pass
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$500 ($250 Tax Deductible): Priority admission to all performances, festival concierge service, and unlimited access to exhibits, Institute programs, and Late Night. Reservations strongly recommended for guaranteed seating.