Lahaina Alcantara, detail of "The Voyeur"
Golden Rule presents Unnatural
, curated by Aiden Koch, featuring Lahaina Alcantara, Shawn Creeden, Austin English, Dennis Foster, Israel Lund, Mia Nolting, and Paul Wagenblast. The works in the exhibition explore the subjective and cultural nature of the concept of the unnatural: "this is a topic that we all can approach, perhaps from a personal relationship with the unnatural, even within one's self, to those things that make us the most uncomfortable."
Opening reception • 7-10pm • December 3
Golden Rule Gallery
• 811 E Burnside Suite 122 • 503.477.5124
Worksound presents 10,000: One Building Ten Thousand Artists
, directed by Jim Neidhardt. The concept of this show comes from a contribution Jim made to the Electronic Literature Organization Exhibition at University of Maryland, College Park: "Let the artists and their names reflect on the audience as Commodity."
Opening reception • 6-9pm • December 3
• 820 SE Alder • firstname.lastname@example.org
RECESS presents Thesis
the first installment of the Synthesis
series at Research Club. The series attempts to "eschew the didactic constraints of contemporary art as practiced today" by pairing up groups of artists and rotating them with each installment. For Thesis
, each pair has had a month to work on a project based loosely on that theme, producing video, installation and performance-based works.
Opening reception • 6:30-10pm • December 3
RECESS @ Research Club
• 215 SE Morrison • Studio 2020
Car Hole Gallery is closing, and Sam Korman is releasing the following book for the occasion: No More Coats No More Hole: The Unauthorized Greatest Hits & Notes From A Young Curator
, featuring Israel Lund, Kevin Abel, Alex Felton, Derek Franklin, Matthew Green, Calvin Ross Carl, Annabel Roberts-McMichael, Liam Drain, Carmen Denison, Chase Biado, Andrea Glaser, Crystal Baxley, Krystal South, Anna Gray & Ryan Wilson Paulsen, Patricia No, Kit Bowman, and Elizabeth Jaeger. They're having a book release / gallery closing party
for First Friday.
Closing reception • 6-10pm • December 3
Car Hole Gallery
• 114 SE 12th • email@example.com