“A single painting by any one could anchor an exhibition, but instead works by each, alongside 20 other artists, will make up a rare and incredible showcase of landscape paintings in Seeing Nature, debuting at the Portland Art Museum on Saturday.”
OPB’s State of Wonder spoke with Curator of Native American Art Deana Dartt and Curator of Photography Julia Dolan about interpreting Edward Curtis’ photography and their upcoming exhibition, Contemporary Native Photographers and the Edward Curtis Legacy: Zig Jackson, Wendy Red Star, Will Wilson. Photo Pioneer’s Images Challenge Modern Viewers.
Exhibition artist Wendy Red Star was also featured in a separate piece. ‘What Are You Looking At?’ Wendy Red Star on ‘Edward Curtis: Shadow Catcher’
Against the backdrop of the recently closed Gods and Heroes exhibition, the Portland Art Museum welcomed members of the Armed Forces, past and present, to the $5 after 5 p.m. event on Friday, July 17. — Read more from guest writer Anthony Brady.