Home / Events / Visual Arts / The Shape of the Problem II: 30th Anniversary Exhibition

The Shape of the Problem II: 30th Anniversary Exhibition

RICHARD SPEER
Friday September 30
Elizabeth Leach Gallery
417 NW 9th Ave.
 
The most delightfully outrageous work in this 30th anniversary group show is Malia Jensen’s saucy, cheeky, and borderline creepy digital video installation, Salty. In the video, Jensen places a breast-shaped salt lick in the middle of a pasture. Warily, cows approach the white object, then take tentative licks, then crowd together, licking the nipple and gentle curves, as many as three cows at a time. There is something perverse and downright pornographic about this. The salt licks themselves are also displayed and offered for sale. You may buy one of them for $8,000.

Where: Elizabeth Leach Gallery
Phone: 224-0521
Address: 417 NW 9th Ave.
Website: http://www.elizabethleach.com/

 
 
Other events in Visual Arts

Constructs

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015
Constructs is curator Rachel Adams’ inspired solution to the quandary of how to fill Disjecta’s massive exhibition space. This clean, elegant show is a kind of “etude on the wall,” a se ...
Disjecta 8371 N Interstate Ave. Portland Web | Map

Dark Ecologies

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015
The first thing you see when you walk into Bullseye’s three-artist show, Dark Ecologies, is Carolyn Hopkins’ beautiful and disturbing sculpture, Cascade. It depicts a strung-up dog w ...
Bullseye Projects 300 NW 13th Ave. Web | Map

Dark Paradise

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015
Ecologically themed art tends to be dull and sanctimonious, but not so in the hands of Wesley Younie. His idylls of environmental paradise lost abound with equal parts whimsy and intelligence. In the ...
Mark Woolley Gallery @ Pioneer 700 SW 5th Ave., 3rd floor, Pioneer Place Mall Portland Web | Map
Photos
 
Also At Elizabeth Leach Gallery

Hap Tivey: Surface of Light

Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015
The LED lights in Hap Tivey’s sculptures seem to reach out beyond their aluminum contours to claim the wall behind them. They seep into your own personal space, too, until you begin to feel al ...
Elizabeth Leach Gallery 417 NW 9th Ave. Web | Map

Hap Tivey: Surface of Light

Wednesday, Jan 28, 2015
The LED lights in Hap Tivey’s sculptures seem to reach out beyond their aluminum contours to claim the wall behind them. They seep into your own personal space, too, until you begin to feel al ...
Elizabeth Leach Gallery 417 NW 9th Ave. Web | Map

Hap Tivey: Surface of Light

Thursday, Jan 29, 2015
The LED lights in Hap Tivey’s sculptures seem to reach out beyond their aluminum contours to claim the wall behind them. They seep into your own personal space, too, until you begin to feel al ...
Elizabeth Leach Gallery 417 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