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Today’s Events

  • Feb 1
    Assemblage & Collage Feb 01 to Mar 31 @Elizabeth Leach Gallery
  • Feb 22
    Imogen Cunningham: Photographs Feb 22 to Mar 31 @Charles A. Hartman Fine Art
  • Feb 22
    Tom Prochaska & Feb 22 to Mar 31 @Froelick Gallery
  • Feb 22
    Kelly Neidig, Rodney Stuart, Nanette Wallace Feb 22 to Mar 27 @Guardino Gallery
  • Feb 26
    Arturo Mallmann: Stillness and Motion Feb 26 to Mar 31 @Butters Gallery
  • Feb 28
    Storm Tharp Feb 28 to Mar 31 @PDX Contemporary Art
  • Feb 28
    Srijon Chowdhury Feb 28 to Mar 31 @Upfor Gallery
  • Feb 28
    Smith Eliot "Ghost Ships" Feb 28 to Apr 29 @Wolff Gallery
  • Mar 1
    Greg Conyne Mar 01 to Mar 31 @Blackfish Gallery
  • Mar 1
    Morgan Walker Mar 01 to Mar 31 @Augen Gallery

Portland Area Art Events

ThursdayDec 07

Ellen Goldschmidt, Palmarin Merges

At Blackfish Gallery

Thu, Dec 07 to Sat, Dec 30


What if childhood is the reality and adulthood the fairytale? That is a question Ellen Goldschmidt examines in her latest psychologically acute paintings that explore her formative years.

Revisiting 3 x 3” black and white family snapshots from the late 50s and early 60s, Goldschmidt teases out emotional truths petrified on the surface, inventing color palettes, altering the figures’ environments and collaging photo references together to create her images.

For their two-person show, printmaker and Blackfish artist Palmarin Merges teamed with Brighton, England-based digital media artist Mary Agnes Krell to produce a new form of exquisite corpse, a cross-continental exchange of prints, collages, photographs, digital imagery, prose and poetry, mediated through computer manipulation and Skype.

Artist Talk with Goldschmidt: Saturday, December 9 | 11 am | Blackfish

Artist Talk with Merges and Krell: Wednesday, December 6 | 12:30 pm | PNCA

EventEllen Goldschmidt, Palmarin Merges
DateThursday, December 7, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, December 30, 2017 (All day)
LocationBlackfish Gallery Map
Address420 NW 9th Ave, Portland
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