Home / Events / Visual Arts / Una Kim: gestures

Una Kim: gestures

RICHARD SPEER
Thursday December 20
Nine Gallery
122 NW 8th Ave.
 
Una Kim’s exhibition, gestures, is a mishmash of incongruous elements. Figures, heads and Kanji characters jostle against one another, vainly searching for cohesion. The technique is facile, the placement of motifs arbitrary. On the four walls of Nine’s boxy exhibition space, Kim’s unstretched canvases have the unfinished look of street art or bad craft. In a world with too many artists competing for too few eyes, this exhibition should be seen by young people contemplating art careers. It would do a superb job of discouraging them from joining the glutted ranks of this highly impractical vocation. Through Dec. 30.

Where: Nine Gallery
Phone: 503-227-7114
Address: 122 NW 8th Ave.

 
 
Other events in Visual Arts

Anthropometry: Science and Design in the Contemporary Art Experience

Monday, Oct 20, 2014
Artist and writer Jeff Jahn scores another curatorial hit with the thoughtful and spatially invigorating three-person show Anthropometry. By far the most eye-catching piece in the endearin ...
Kathrin Cawein Gallery at Pacific University 2043 College Way Forest Grove Map

Forbidden Fruit: Chris Antemann at Meissen

Monday, Oct 20, 2014
In a long-overdue follow-up to her delightful installation at the 2011 Contemporary Northwest Art Awards, Chris Antemann stages a rococo bacchanal in the Portland Art Museum. Her porcelain figures fil ...
Portland Art Museum 1219 SW Park Ave. Portland Map

NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire

Monday, Oct 20, 2014

NT Live, which brings performances from London's West End to screens around the world via hi-def broadcast, presents Tennessee Williams' classic play, starring Gillian Anderson (Scully!) as Blanche ...

2 and 7 pm Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 20-21 and 2 pm Sunday, Oct. 26 | $15-$20
World Trade Center Theater 121 SW Salmon St. Web | Map
Also At Nine Gallery
There's no more events in Nine Gallery
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close