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Oct 7, 2010
Posters + Bikes. Could it get any more “Portland?” A coordinated effort between Seizure Palace, popular poster artists, BikePortland.org and Oregon Manifest, the opening will feature libations...
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Oct 7, 2010
Observe these two pieces. And then note their titles. While the images themselves are expertly rendered, the titles put them in a whole new context. One gets the sense that artist Jacques...
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Sep 29, 2010
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  As you may or may not know, TBA isn’t quite over. For the first half of October, the gallery installations at Washington High School (aka The Works) will remain open for viewing. The biggest...
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Sep 29, 2010
Be cool
  The leather jacket may be the most iconic symbol of rebellion chic. From James Dean and Olivia Newton-John’s transformation at the end of Grease to the Fonz and Michael Jackson’s famous look—...
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Sep 28, 2010
I wish...
  I often get completely lost in my internet travels. Sometimes this can be a very bad thing, resulting in hours of weird cat videos on YouTube or getting sucked into Courtney Love’s various...
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Sep 24, 2010
Did TBA just whet your palate for more diversity and modernity? Well, you’re in luck: for one more week Augen Gallery hosts a group show with prints from more than 20 artists—including some names...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2010: Jessica Jackson Hutchins and Storm Tharp
Sep 15, 2010
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You could say that all art is time-based. And attention-based. That’s all you ever need to really see something. Simple, but often difficult. Yesterday afternoon I got a little bit of a breather...
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Sep 11, 2010
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  Of course today would have to be sunny. After a week of overcast weather, the sun sprang out just in time to enliven your weekend—and make a grave digger’s job harder. Dutes Miller and Stan...
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Sep 10, 2010
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In this piece, you see black and white footage of a busy street. Cars and people pass at random, act at random, deftly sidestep near-collisions, and execute unconscious maneuvers. Meanwhile, a...
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Sep 8, 2010
phile under: TBA 2010
For many arts appreciators, Claudia La Rocco needs no introduction. A dance and theater critic for the New York Times who’s covered everything from Baryshnikov to Broadway shows, Ms. La Rocco...
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