Home / Events / Visual Arts / Ty Ennis: JKJKJK

Ty Ennis: JKJKJK

RICHARD SPEER
Thursday April 25
Nationale
811 E Burnside St., Suite 112
 
Anyone who saw Ty Ennis’ You’ll Love It Here in 2009 at the now-defunct New American Art Union isn't likely to forget that show’s creepy documentation of Spokane serial killer Robert Lee Yates. Ennis’ new show at Nationale takes a major stylistic turn, with paintings in a lowbrow style depicting still lifes of incongruous objects. Still Life With Weapons, for example, incorporates a zebra-striped cowboy hat, a honeycomb-patterned minimalist painting, a bouquet of flowers, and a porn DVD titled Weapons of Ass Destruction. The self-conscious awkwardness of the rendering gives the show an endearing snarkiness. Through April 28.

 



Where: Nationale
Address: 811 E Burnside St., Suite 112
Website: http://nationale.us/

 
 

Nationale

811 E Burnside St., Suite 112
 
Other events in Visual Arts

Amjad Faur: Sun Kings

Thursday, Nov 20, 2014

PDX Contemporary Art 925 NW Flanders St. Web | Map

Bat Boy: The Musical

Thursday, Nov 20, 2014
Opening opposite Die Fledermaus at the Portland Opera, Bat Boy: The Musical explores the same simmering resentments and shadowy machinations, here set in motion by our hero's vague resem ...
7 pm Thursdays-Saturdays (and 2 pm Sunday, Nov. 22) through Nov. 29 | $15-$25
Funhouse Lounge 2432 SE 11th Ave. Portland Web | Map
Also At Nationale
There's no more events in Nationale
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close