Willamette Week - Books http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-23-1-books.html Wed, 26 Nov 14 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 Rebel Salons - The Biennial isn't the only place for Portland artists. Two exhibitions take art to the edge. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-33-rebel_salons_the_biennial_isnt_the_only_place_for_portland_artists_two_exhibitions_take_art_to_the_e.html Fun with the Executive Branch - Martin Van Buren is a lamp! Jimmy Carter is a cartoon character! Don't even ask about Lincoln. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1003-fun_with_the_executive_branch_martin_van_buren_is_a_lamp__jimmy_carter_is_a_cartoon_character__dont_.html BIG THINKING - Four artists fill space with color and texture. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-30-big_thinking_four_artists_fill_space_with_color_and_texture.html QUEEN BEE - What is it about paper crowns and bee boxes that makes Melody Owen's work so haunting? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-969-queen_bee_what_is_it_about_paper_crowns_and_bee_boxes_that_makes_melody_owens_work_so_haunting.html Oh, Savage World - Tracy Savage's new gallery is more than a store. It's a gift. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-107-oh_savage_world_tracy_savages_new_gallery_is_more_than_a_store_its_a_gift.html The Glass Nest - An up-and-coming artist holds forth on butterflies and sensuous glass. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-137-the_glass_nest_an_up_and_coming_artist_holds_forth_on_butterflies_and_sensuous_glass.html A to the Dress - Tonight, the 4-month-old gallery, Alphabet Dress, will give you a fever. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-197-a_to_the_dress_tonight_the_4_month_old_gallery_alphabet_dress_will_give_you_a_fever.html van gogh and gauguin - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-668-van_gogh_and_gauguin_.html Caught in Midstride - Nine photographers wallow in their own disjecta. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-234-caught_in_midstride_nine_photographers_wallow_in_their_own_disjecta.html Honest Ambition - Damali ayo is constructing a new way of thinking about race. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-305-honest_ambition_damali_ayo_is_constructing_a_new_way_of_thinking_about_race.html SCRAP OF PRIDE - Local artist Samir Sankari reinvents a Portland block. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-767-scrap_of_pride_local_artist_samir_sankari_reinvents_a_portland_block.html Portlandscape Artists - PICA's <i>Northwest Narrative</i> tells the thousand stories that make up the city http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-623-portlandscape_artists_picas_northwest_narrative_tells_the_thousand_stories_that_make_up_the_city.html Printed Matters - A unique monthlong festival on printmaking involves everyone in Portland from City Hall to graphic novelists. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-402-printed_matters_a_unique_monthlong_festival_on_printmaking_involves_everyone_in_portland_from_city_h.html Night Gallery - The Portland Art Museum becomes a French dreamscape with the <i>Matieres de Reves </i>exhibition. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-784-night_gallery_the_portland_art_museum_becomes_a_french_dreamscape_with_the_matieres_de_reves_exhibit.html The Upper Glass - Bullseye's Chandelier Project doesn't belong in any ballrooms. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-635-the_upper_glass_bullseyes_chandelier_project_doesnt_belong_in_any_ballrooms.html CELLULAR TOURS - Each Last Thursday, the Cell Project throbs and pulses with the spirit of original art and fear. Lots of fear. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-810-cellular_tours_each_last_thursday_the_cell_project_throbs_and_pulses_with_the_spirit_of_original_art.html Print Power - Master printmaker Xu Bing bridges cultural communication failures with art. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-366-print_power_master_printmaker_xu_bing_bridges_cultural_communication_failures_with_art.html FRUiTFUL - A gallery on Southwest Alder offers a twist on old ideas about art and outreach. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-1103-fruitful_a_gallery_on_southwest_alder_offers_a_twist_on_old_ideas_about_art_and_outreach.html