Ethan Rose’s sound installation at PDX Contemporary Art, Entwined,
is about making the invisible visible. Speakers emit tones that
oscillate across attached strings, allowing viewers to observ
In this new (hopefully regular) column, we draw from the mountain of CDs filling the shelving unit in our former music cave and revisit an album and/or artist from Portland’s past. Because the music scene moves quickly—if you don’t stop to look back once in a while, you might miss something great. Ethan Rose captures the sound of things and unveils their beauty. In 2009, he became ...
It's hyperbole, but I mean it: This year's incarnation of The Works, the late-night venue of the TBA Festival, may be PICA's greatest achievement to date. In previous years The Works has set up shop in venues as diverse as the old Machine Works building on Northwest 15th Avenue (now an office building), a vacant warehouse (now offices), Audiocinema, Wonder Ballroom and the Leftbank project, but this ...