August 21, 2019
Mikko Kuorinki LRVS MFA Lecture. 6pm, July 31, in the Mediatheque
The Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies welcomes Mikko Kuorinki. Mikko Kuorinki will be speaking about his artwork and research. This lecture is part of the Low- Residency MFA in Visual Studies Summer Intensive Wednesday night lecture series.
Mikko Kuorinki was born in Rovaniemi in 1977. He started his artistic practice when he was 15-years old by releasing zines and music. Nowadays he lives in Helsinki and works mainly in the context of visual art by making installations, publications and happenings out of objects and texts. Materials of the works can be objects, rooms, texts, bits of songs, found and manufactured. Certain idea of documentarism is in the center of Kuorinki's practise: he grabs on to what is at hand because this seemingly meaningless and mundane material unfolds to him as something insolvable. His work was featured in several exhibitions at key galleries and museums, including the Frankfurter Kunstverein (Frankfurt, Germany), SIC (Helsinki, Finland), and Contemporary Art Centre (Vilnius, Lithuania).
Mikko Kuorinki studied at the Turku Art Academy (2004) and in the University of Arts and Design in Helsinki (2008). Beside his own practice he is part of Ruler and Hello dust artist collectives.
The PNCA Low-Residency MFA in Visual Studies is excited to welcome Angel Nevarez and Valerie Tevere for a lecture on their artwork and practice Friday, January 15 at 6pm.
This event is part of the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies Winter 2021 Lecture Series. Join us Wednesday nights in July 2020 for conversations on art and ideas.
Third Room presents Spectrum
Spectrum celebrates the works of Francis Dot and Pace Taylor
There will be a distanced opening on September 4th from 7-9pm (masks required, limited people in the gallery at one time), as well as by appointment and online thru Oct 3rd. Email Todd @ email@example.com for a private viewing appointment.
Join us for Ray Rogers ’ Low-Residency MFA thesis exhibition and presentation
August 25– 29
On view at Fourteen30 Contemporary, 1501 SW Market Street, Portland OR 97201, https://fourteen30.com
Open by appointment only. To make arrangements please call or text 503.236.1430 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us for Melissa Gueiros’ Low-Residency MFA thesis exhibition and presentation
Rhythms of Grace
August 11 – August 15
On view at Fourteen30 Contemporary
1501 SW Market Street, Portland OR 97201
Open by appointment only. To make arrangements please call or text 503.236.1430 or email