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Thumbnail for - Jelly Generation
Oct 15, 2009
phile under: art
The art component of the current China cultural blow-out in Portland happens not at the Portland Art Museum (currently showing China Design Now with graphic, product, fashion design as well as...
Thumbnail for - Export: Joe Thurston and Sean Healy
Oct 14, 2009
phile under: art export
The iceberg has been recurring metaphor for me over last week or two. It’s also recurring motif and centerpiece of The Future Royal Family of Antarctica , a new collaborative project by...
Thumbnail for - 10,000 Invitations: A Roundtable on Arts Institutions and New/Social Media
Oct 13, 2009
phile under: art talk
I have been thinking a lot about how museums and arts institutions are using social media, podcasts, video etceteras to amplify their exhibitions and programs. Some, like the Mattress Factory...
Thumbnail for - You’re A Winner, Baby
Oct 13, 2009
phile under: art
What?! I never win anything. AND this week I won twice. Should buy a lottery ticket? My latest prize is "Orbit" by Eric Honan via We make art for free. How did I get so lucky? Just filled out the...
Thumbnail for - PMMNLS: Mel Ziegler at PSU MFA Monday Night Lecture Series
Oct 12, 2009
phile under: art talk
Tonight artist Mel Ziegler speaks at PSU’s MFA Monday Night Lecture Series at 7:30 PM at Portland State University’s Shattuck Hall Annex, 1914 SW Park Ave, Room 198. About his work: “I...
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Oct 11, 2009
Literary Life
To be fair, he warned us from the outset that this was not in any way going to be a G-rated speaking engagement, something most of us were too happy to hear. But one of Sherman Alexie’s latest...
Thumbnail for - What I Saw at Wordstock
Oct 10, 2009
Literary Life
The thing about Wordstock that I both love and despise are the heartbreaking little choices we bibliophiles must make as we navigate this tantalizing festival. So many choices! Do I go hear David...
Thumbnail for - Four Great Things: China Design Now
Oct 9, 2009
Four Great Things. One one of the wall banners hanging in the shiny new China Design Now exhibition at the Portland Art Museum notes that in the 60’s and 70’s, China promoted bicycle, sewing...
Thumbnail for - We Got Told
Oct 9, 2009
Literary Life
We’ve all told tales: around camp fires, at family reunions, even whispered between cubicles at work. Last night, 2nd Story, courtesy of Portland’s Wordstock festival, made storytelling an almost...
Thumbnail for - Oregon’s Day of Culture
Oct 8, 2009
phile under: day of culture
How are you going to celebrate the Oregon Cultural Trust’s Oregon Day of Culture today? It’s the anniversary of the tax credit that funds the trust. And there are happenings all over the state...
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