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ThursdayNov 02

Places -- Adam Sorensen

At PDX Contemporary Art

Thu, Nov 02 to Sat, Dec 02

show

First Thursday Opening: Nov 2

Landscape painting affords me a wealth of tradition and influence, and provides a platform that seems familiar and recognizable. 19th century romanticism, Japanese woodblock prints, and Abstract expressionism all factor into my works vocabulary. I work primarily in a reactive sense. A certain rock may lead to another, which in turn may lead to a specific tree. The scenes I end up composing, function as both utopian and eerily post-apocalyptic. Both of which can be seen metaphorically as social concerns in contemporary life. By inviting the viewer in visually, I ask them to recall where we have been, explore where we are now, and confront where we may be headed.

EventPlaces -- Adam Sorensen
Date
Thursday, November 2, 2017 (All day) to Saturday, December 2, 2017 (All day)
LocationPDX Contemporary Art Map
Address925 NW Flanders, Portland
More Infohttp://www.pdxcontemporaryart.com/