Artist Talk: Kristan Kennedy
Wednesday, April 22, 7 p.m. at Gamache-Koger Theater, Ringhaver Student Center
Kristan Kennedy is an artist, curator and educator based in Portland, Oregon. As of Visual Art Curator at the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA), she focusing on commissioning new work by international emerging artists in the form of large-scale, site-specific installations and solo projects that exist at the borders of genres. Kennedy oversees the Precipice Fund, a grant for artist-run organizations and collaborative projects in Portland, Oregon, as part of the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts’ Regional Regranting Program. Additionally, Kennedy's has recently exhibited at Soloway, Brooklyn, NY, Fourteen30 Contemporary, Portland, Misako & Rosen, Tokyo, and Zzzzzzz, New York. She currently teaches Contemporary Art History at Portland State University, where she also organizes their MFA Visiting Artist Program and Lecture Series.
Friday, May 1, 5 to 9pm
May 15 – June 19, 2015
Juried by Kristan Kennedy, Artist & Visual Art Curator, Portland Institute of Contemporary Art
Opening Reception: Friday, May 15, 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 pm