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Monthly Archives: July 2008

Ten Tiny Dances at South Waterfront

Ten Tiny Dances on 4′ x 4′ stages scattered throughout the South Waterfront neighborhood this Saturday…

PICA’s New Blood

a photo of Apparatus Theater Group from the International Festival of Arts & Ideas where Edwards is Dir. Programming. We’re just into images of falling right now. The Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA) announced its new Guest Artistic Director for the 2009 and 2010 Time-Based Art Festivals: Cathy Edwards who is Director of Programming […]

1300

image via Burnside Blog Yes, please. This undulating beauty is the new Skylab-designed tower destined for 1300 W Burnside, according to Mike Thelin over at the Burnside Blog. This design is 27% more interesting, even, than the original tower that was to be much taller with condo/hotel/etceteras. The static made dynamic, it is Bucky Fuller […]

Promenade

Tomorrow night, July 19. South Waterfront. The Big Field (SW Moody and Curry). An hour before sunset. (Sunset, incidentally, on July 19 is at 8:52 PM.) Cast of dozens. Installation meets contemporary dance.

Like Threadless For Your Feet

By now we’re all familiar with the Threadless gambit. Threadless invites designers to submit t-shirt graphics. Visitors to the Threadless website vote on the designs. The most popular get made. Designers are paid USD $2000 and are given a USD $500 credit on Threadless. Now, Portland-based RYZ brings the crowdsourcing principle to your sneaker. If […]