Portlanders at Art Basel Miami Beach

PICA, Elizabeth Leach, Adam Sorensen and other art lights, in the sun


Arts & Books
Temperatures may have plummeted in Portland, but down in “Portland South” (that would be Miami, Florida) it’s 83 degrees. There’s a big Portland presence in Miami this week for the annual mega-art-festival known as Art Basel Miami Beach. On South Beach, Collins Avenue and Lincoln Road are crawling with Stumptowners. Artist Eugenia Pardue was spotted en route to the Context art fair; ...   More
Friday, December 6, 2013 by Richard Speer

Best Portland Art of the Year 2012

Favorite shows and pieces from 2012.

Visual Arts
The Portland art scene lost some important venues in 2012. After mounting some of the strongest shows in recent memory, Victory Gallery closed its doors due to economic necessities. One of the P   More
Wednesday, December 26, 2012 RICHARD SPEER

Body Gesture: A Group Exhibition of Feminist Art

Visual Arts
A feminist art show might strike some as a stale proposition at this late date. Then again, with chauvinist-chic TV shows (Mad Men, Pan Am, The Bachelor) all the rage, maybe it’s perfect timing for    More
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 RICHARD SPEER


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