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Art Seen: Katarina Weslien along the Ganges

Katarina Weslien’s “What did you smell while you were away?” at Speedwell Projects in Portland (April 16-July 10) brings together three long-term projects all...

Spring is learning season

Spring is a good time to get even smarter. We can pick up some sweet outdoor skills, like how to start a fire without...

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The Universal Notebook: The art of Beeple and ‘WAP’

Who’s the bigger fool? The guy who paid $69 million for a collaged work of 5,000 digital images? Or the guy who thinks a...

A View from the Hill: Another reason to dislike April Fools’ Day

Sometime around April Fools' Day, I saw a story in The Washington Post that said Volkswagen of America was going to change its name...

Politics & Other Mistakes: Bias transit

These are tough times for bigots. It’s no longer acceptable to make crude remarks about women, let alone trying a little unwanted fondling. Such behavior...

Another Viewpoint: Union organizers paint false picture of Portland Museum of Art

Over the past several months, local media has published numerous reports of efforts to unionize staff at the Portland Museum of Art. However, there...