Home / Events / Visual Arts / Craig Allen Lawver: Transformation and Mutation

Craig Allen Lawver: Transformation and Mutation

RICHARD SPEER
Monday August 04
Powell's City of Books
1005 W Burnside St.
 
Using a pointillist technique heavy on small dots and dashes of paint, Craig Allen Lawver creates close-up studies of beetles, butterflies and other insects, as well as enlarged views of deadly viruses. By placing these images next to one another, he invites viewers to ponder relationships between what we celebrate as beautiful and what we fear. Basil Hallward Gallery, Pearl Room. Closes Aug. 30.

 



Where: Powell's City of Books
Phone: 800-878-7323
Address: 1005 W Burnside St.
Website: www.powells.com

 
 

Powell's City of Books

1005 W Burnside St.
Portland, OR
97209
 
Other events in Visual Arts

Habitat: A Video Mandala

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015

Habitat is an impressive installation in a small space. Three walls off video projection of elaborate imagery the focus of which is the artist, Kello ...

Opening reception Thursday July 2 from 6 pm-9 pm.
Duplex 219 NW Couch St. Portland Web | Map

Beauty in the Age of Indifference

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015

This group exhibition both celebrates and challenges our notions of what is beautiful, and what role beauty plays in a contemporary society obsessed and dist ...

Through Sept. 12.
Jeffrey Thomas Fine Art 2219 NW Raleigh Ave. Portland Web | Map

Esperanza Spalding presents Emily�s D+Evolution

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015

[CONCEPT JAZZ] Things have been rather quiet for Esperanza Spalding since the release of Chamber Music Society and Radio Music Society, a pair of acclaimed a ...

9 pm Tuesday, July 28. | $39 advance, $40 day of show.
Crystal Ballroom 1332 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Powell's City of Books

Joshua Mohr

Tuesday, Jul 28, 2015
When Jake witnesses a shocking event and immediately uploads it to the Internet, the ramifications are greater than he anticipated—for many people. In his new novel, All This Life, Joshua Moh ...
7:30 pm | Free
Powell's City of Books 1005 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Jessica Jackley

Wednesday, Jul 29, 2015
If you feel like you've never really contributed anything to mankind, prepare to feel worse after hearing Jessica Jackley speak about her new book, Clay Water Brick. Jackley co-founded the ...
7:30 pm | Free
Powell's City of Books 1005 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Rinker Buck

Thursday, Jul 30, 2015
Though the historic route of the Oregon Trail today may be easily traversed by car, it lacks the original charm of hunting buffalo, forging rivers and losing family members to dysentery. So author Rin ...
7:30 pm | Free
Powell's City of Books 1005 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close