GROUNDED? Opening Reception

Southern Exposure and Intersection for the Arts' Juried Series

GROUNDED? Opening Reception

6:00 – 7:00 PM: Artists and SoEx and Intersection members preview
7:00 – 9:00 PM: Reception (open to the public) FREE
Locations: Southern Exposure and Intersection for the Arts

Exhibition Dates: November 9 – December 15, 2007
Gallery Hours: Wednesday — Saturday, 12:00 – 6:00 PM, Tuesdays by appointment

Out of nearly 550 submission, 64 artists were selected for the gallery exhibition:

Tamara Albaitis, Verda Alexander, G. Cole Allee, Erin Allen, Brian Andrews, Seth Armstrong, Amy Auerbach, Christopher Baird, Mark Baugh-Sasaki, Bert Bergen, Nicholas Bohac, Deric Carner, Matt Cella, Christopher Culver, Shayla Dopp, Claire Droney, Rebecca Ebeling, Christian Ebert, Catherine Haley Epstein, Adam Friedman, Jeffrey Glossip, Ariel Goldberg, Robert Jackson Harrington, Carrie Hott, Arthur Huang, Cynthia Ona Innis, Robin Johnston, Melissa Kaseman, Matt Kennedy, Scott Kiernan, Justin James King, Chris Koehler, Amy Fung-yi Lee, Brendan Leonard, Frederick Loomis, Martin Machado, Liz Maher, Laura Mappin, Christina Mazza, John Patrick McKenzie, Jessica Miller, Tom Mueske, Daniel Nevers, billy o'callaghan, Sean Olson, Rebecca Parks-Ramage, Erik Parra, Hilary Pecis, Moshe Quinn, Airyka Rockefeller, Brion Nuda Rosch, Yoram Savion, Mark Scheeff, Zachary Royer Scholz, Corinne Schulze, Meg Shoemaker, Peter Stampfer, Owen Takabayashi, Aaron Terry, Kathleen Thompson, Kristen Van Patten, Jerad Walker, Adam Wier, Celeste Zolezzi

The 16th Annual Juried Exhibition is a multi-venue show and is on view at both Southern Exposure and Intersection for the Arts. Start at one gallery and end up at the other!

Visual Arts Juror

Kristan Kennedy is an artist, curator and Visual Art Program Director for the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art. Kristan curates video, installation, music and new media projects for PICA's annual Time-Based Art Festival. She has organized residencies, exhibitions and commissioned projects by Matthew Day Jackson, Sara Greenberger-Rafferty, Cristian Silva, RED 76, Sincerely John Head, ArnoldKemp, Guido van der Werve and Brad Adkins among others. Kristan's own work is represented by the Elizabeth Leach Gallery (Portland, Oregon) and has been presented nationally. She is the co-founder of the hibernating artist collective Swallow Press (x2) along with artist Topher Sinkinson. Their printed ephemera and large-scale temporal public projects have been presented internationally. She lives and works in Portland.