Portland, March 8th, 2014. Disjecta Contemporary Art Center held the Opening Reception for Portland2014: A Biennial in Contemporary Art where approximately 460 people attended including exhibition curator Amanda Hunt and Portland2014 artist Richard Thompson. As part of the exhibition, Disjecta has organized a program of exhibitions, public space interventions and events showcasing fifteen artists whose practices are shaping the contemporary arts landscape in the region. (Photo credit: Jake M Richardson.)
Portland2014, curated by Los Angeles-based Amanda Hunt, presents exhibitions staged across four Portland venues: Disjecta, Upfor Gallery, White Box, University of Oregon, Portland; and The Best Art Gallery in Portland. In addition, there are works of art in public spaces, such as billboards, to spark conversation.
Here are some of the images from the evening: