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Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Paige Saez’s QR Code book
Oct 21, 2009
Paige Saez’s QR Code book project isn’t new perhaps (it dates to 2008), but I’m pretty wild about its use of whizzy technology in service of narrative abstract cartography. Her book documents a...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Abby’s Closet
Oct 20, 2009
In 2004, the Eglands established Abby’s Closet, an organization that collects new and gently used prom dresses and then gives them to students who may not be able to afford their own. In April,...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Chess for Success
Oct 20, 2009
Chess is a sneaky game, says Phillip Margolin, the first president of Chess for Success (CFS), a nonprofit that introduces underprivileged children to the game.
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Young Audiences
Oct 20, 2009
At a time when dwindling school-district budgets are eroding arts education, Young Audiences brings reputable artists to more than 200 K–8 schools, where they teach painting, storytelling, dance,...
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Quest Center
Oct 20, 2009
Founded 20 years ago in response to the AIDS crisis, Quest’s reach has extended beyond one disease. Last year alone, the center treated 2,000 people.
Thumbnail for - Slide Show: Garden Partners
Oct 20, 2009
Regency Park residents create the sensational garden display with the assistance of Garden Partners, a 10-year-old nonprofit dedicated to engaging elders by helping them care for plants for an hour...
Thumbnail for - Stop and Give Me 30: Namita Gupta Wiggers on Call + Response
Oct 20, 2009
Call + Response, currently on view at the Museum of Contemporary Craft, is a layered curatorial construct of object, word, and idea that begins in the Museum’s galleries, extends online, and...
Thumbnail for - Ryan Pierce on Art Focus
Oct 20, 2009
phile under: art talk
This morning at 11:30 on Art Focus on KBOO, Eva Lake talks with Ryan Pierce, whose show, Written from Exile, is up at Elizabeth Leach. acrylic paintings which explore a post-industrial...
Thumbnail for - Cowboys Trapped in a Black Box
Oct 19, 2009
phile under: theater
May sits on the edge of her bed, in an anonymous room, in a divey motel, on the outskirts of the Mojave desert. Her feet are bare, her head hangs low, her face is hidden by a tumble of blonde...
Thumbnail for - Stop and Give Me 30: Ward Shelley
Oct 18, 2009
phile under: art talk
In late September, PNCA brought Brooklyn-based artist Ward Shelley to Portland. I interviewed Shelley the day after he lectured on his work at the Lab at the Museum of Contemporary...
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