Opening Reception for Cavendish May 6th

Opening Reception: Friday, store May 6th, mind 2016, 6-8pm Downtown Portland Oregon (contact me for location) Viewing available by appointment. About “Cavendish” The ultimate slapstick prop, comedic use of the banana can be dated back at least four thousand years. The act of slipping on a banana peel has a knack of producing schadenfreude in […]

Laundry Line Communication System

Laundry Line Communication System When any amount of distance is placed between communicating bodies, a breakdown starts to occur in meaning, message and method. This failure to communicate is somewhat masked by electronic communications. What would the experience be like to send the kind of messages we send in social media sites like Facebook but […]

Seattle Art in August at 3rd and Washington

We had a lovely weekend in Seattle and saw some great art. We just visited the huge art building at 3rd and Washington. All of the following were on view there. If I was having any doubts about painting being a potent enough medium, they are gone now. Such incredible work all over the place. […]

Kinetic Artist Reuben Margolin

From Make: Reuben Margolin, try a Bay Area visionary and longtime maker, health creates totally singular techno-kinetic wave sculptures. Using everything from wood to cardboard to found and salvaged objects, Reubens artwork is diverse, with sculptures ranging from tiny to looming, motorized to hand-cranked. Focusing on natural elements like a discrete water droplet or a […]