Nell Warren at PDX Contemporary Art

Nell Warren’s exhibition “Storied” at PDX Contemporary art is a refreshing example of a contemporary twist on the tradition of landscape painting. Warren’s work, with it’s highly calligraphic, tiny brushstrokes combined with large fields of color, borders on abstraction. Her use of muted colors and flat rigid surface, had a calming effect on me, they […]

First Thursday Highlights September 2009

My highlights from Portland’s First Thursday for September 2009 Shawn Cardwell PNCA Faculty Biennial Sculpture made from Legos. Nell Warren PDX Contemporary Art Nell Warren PDX Contemporary Art Anna Fidler PNCA Faculty Biennial Michael Knudson Blackfish Gallery Michael Knudson Blackfish Gallery Also opening tonight was PICA’s TBA Festival. Read my review.

PDX First Thursday July 2nd, 2009

Below are images of art I particularly liked at July’s First Thursdays in PDX. I’m still finding my way around the Pearl so which galleries I visit really depends on how I get lost. I seem to always be able to find Everett station and I always like at least 2 or 3 of the […]