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Thumbnail for - The Good Mod's Cool, Hands-On Approach to Modern Furniture
Nov 26, 2013
WORKSHOP
The treasure hunts, rebuilds, and curatorial whimsy behind a budding mid-century empire.
Thumbnail for - Dance Discussion: In Site Part I
Jul 24, 2012
dance
Photos provided by Breck Warren. Click for slideshow. For the month of March, Disjecta Gallery (8371 N Interstate) hosts In-Site, an installation by Karl Burkheimer combined with...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2011: Rachid Ouramdane
Jul 24, 2012
review
“The experience of the piece is not coming only from the stage. It needs the participation of the audience. The contract of the piece is based on the capacity I will have the day of the...
Thumbnail for - TBA 2011: The Radio Show
Jul 24, 2012
static clings
Stick your radio on “scan,” and you unleash a gamut of personal and universal emotions. Motown makes you swagger and smile, AM soft-rock leaves you longing for a lost lover. Hiphop hits inspire...
Thumbnail for - White Bird presents Laboratory Dance Project
Jul 24, 2012
culture cheat-sheet
The Laboratory Dance Project, a Korean troupe that makes its west-coast debut courtesy of White Bird tomorrow, is made of potent stuff. Need proof? Check out these videos of their...
Thumbnail for - tEEth Debuts Make/Believe As Part of Fertile Ground
Jul 24, 2012
oral fixations
In 2010, longstanding local contemporary dance/performance art company tEEth launched Home Made, a minimalist, mostly-nude pas de deux about monogamy accompanied by a hypnotic vocal soundscape....
Thumbnail for - Meshi Chavez:  …or be dragged
Jan 26, 2012
pushed and pulled
Through a visceral solo performance titled …or to be dragged, Portland dancer, butoh performer, and choreographer Meshi Chavez explores the process of confronting the myriad choices life...
Thumbnail for - John Henry Egan at Red E
Apr 19, 2011
visual art
by John Henry Egan Ever meditatively stare at a water-spot? In the bulging plaster and chipping paint, you might start to make out an image. Perhaps the shape itself just...
Thumbnail for - Preview: Hauschka at Holocene
Apr 18, 2011
atmosphere
Ladies and gentlemen, meet Hauschka, an innovative German ambient composer who sometimes custom-fits his piano hammers with tiny tambourines. Here, the scarf-swathed, blue-eyed maestro explains...
Thumbnail for - Review: tEEth’s Home Made
Apr 14, 2011
WEEKEND PICK
Since Home Made premiered in Portland last November, the piece has toured several cities, scored a big win from Seattle’s On The Boards, and been added to summer 2011 festival bills in Prague,...
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