Home / Events / Visual Arts / Paul Missal, Steve Tilden, Chris Knutson

Paul Missal, Steve Tilden, Chris Knutson

RICHARD SPEER
Wednesday February 20
Blackfish Gallery
420 NW 9th Ave.
 
A mixed bag from Blackfish this month. Paul Missal’s and Steve Tilden’s collaborative Bird Suite—wall-mounted foam birds hanging from steel branches—is large, aggressively hackneyed and truly “for the birds.” Anything this bad should have the good sense not to be this big. Tilden’s waxy, earth-toned sculptures, however, exude a quaint, antiquarian charm. The most satisfying works, though, are Chris Knutson’s photographs in the very back of the space. They juxtapose ebullient imagery from carnival parades with elegantly melancholy studies of rusted factory buildings. Closes March 2.

Where: Blackfish Gallery
Phone: 234-2634
Address: 420 NW 9th Ave.
Website: http://www.blackfish.com/

 
 
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 Blackfish Gallery

Michael Knutson: Symmetrical Layered Lattices

Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014
The titles that Michael Knutson gives his paintings are deliciously dry and descriptive: Symmetrical Ovoid Lattices VI, for instance, and Four-layered Rational Symmetry I. Nobody’s goi ...
Blackfish Gallery 420 NW 9th Ave. Web | Map

Michael Knutson: Symmetrical Layered Lattices

Wednesday, Oct 22, 2014
The titles that Michael Knutson gives his paintings are deliciously dry and descriptive: Symmetrical Ovoid Lattices VI, for instance, and Four-layered Rational Symmetry I. Nobody’s goi ...
Blackfish Gallery 420 NW 9th Ave. Web | Map

Michael Knutson: Symmetrical Layered Lattices

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014
The titles that Michael Knutson gives his paintings are deliciously dry and descriptive: Symmetrical Ovoid Lattices VI, for instance, and Four-layered Rational Symmetry I. Nobody’s goi ...
Blackfish Gallery 420 NW 9th Ave. Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close