Home / Events / Visual Arts / Apex: Sang-ah Choi

Apex: Sang-ah Choi

RICHARD SPEER
Saturday February 09
Portland Art Museum
1219 SW Park Ave.
 
The glittery panels, cereal boxes and blow-up Easter Bunny and Frosty the Snowman that make up Sang-ah Choi's exhibition are intended to critique American culture, yet they are so visually seductive, they wind up celebrating it. This is commodity critique and Charles Jencksian double-coding repackaged for the millennial set. It sets itself up to pierce our shallow, consumerist American hearts with a rapier, but the glint of light across the metal blade is so mesmerizing, all we can do is ooh and aah. Through March 31.

Where: Portland Art Museum
Phone: 226-0973
Address: 1219 SW Park Ave.

 
 

Portland Art Museum

1219 SW Park Ave.
Portland, OR
 
Other events in Visual Arts

Bryan Schutmaat: Grays the Mountain Sends

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014
It’s easy to romanticize small-town life and bucolic mountains if you’re an overworked, under-natured city dweller. But photographer Bryan Schutmaat captures something less romantic, more complex ...

Eva Lake: Anonymous Women

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014
Eva Lake is a gifted abstract artist whose pattern-based oil paintings follow in the lineage of Op Art. But she’s also accomplished in collage work. Viewers may remember her Targets series, w ...
Augen DeSoto 716 NW Davis St. Web | Map

Jeffrey Sarmiento: Constructions

Wednesday, Apr 23, 2014
Jeffrey Sarmiento’s virtuosic Constructions fills Bullseye’s front exhibition space with an ambitious array of pieces spanning a gamut of media. The most jaw-dropping of these is Beautif ...
Bullseye Gallery 300 NW 13th Ave. Web | Map
Also At Portland Art Museum
There's no more events in Portland Art Museum
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close