Two newish public-art sculptures have
appeared in Portland in recent months. One is on the west side, the
other on the east. And one is an aesthetic atrocity, the other an
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There's nothing really egregious about this alley, between two buildings on Southeast Foster Road at 66th Avenue. This part of the city is full of narrow, muddy, unpaved alleys leading nowhere in particular. But this particular alley is the scene of a crime. No, not the tagging—that's just asshattery. What happened here is far worse.In 1999, an artists named Becky Bristol painted a pair of ...