WHAT: The 2010 PSU Art Alumni Exhibition will feature the work of 16 alumni artists during the month of November. This year's show titled "I Found this, This That Had Already Been Found," is focused on reclaimed, recycled, and sustainable work.
Artists represented are Steven Beatty (MFA '06), Gary Boswell ('80), Rita deKelaita ('06), Jana Demartini ('82), Ally Drozd ('10), Ralph Gilliam ('70), Tobias Greiner (MFA '06), Harry Groth ('96), Grant Keltner ('83), Michelle Mckay ('07), Jamie Newton ('89), James Raglione ('79), Marlie Ranslam ('77), Kelly Saxton ('81), Chris Tymoshuk ('91), and Jerry Vanderlinde ('62).
The exhibition is juried by artist Chris Johanson, a recent transplant to Portland from the San Francisco Bay Area, who has a national and international reputation for using recycled materials and found objects in his work.
WHEN: November 1-24, 2010, Mondays through Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Artists' Reception is Saturday, November 6, from 6 to 9 p.m. in the gallery
The exhibit and the reception are free and open to the public.
WHERE: Autzen Gallery, room 205 Neuberger Hall, Portland State University, 724 SW Harrison Street
(Note: Event poster by Chris Johanson; Art piece by Kelly Saxton ('81), Lily, 59"w x 30"h x 6"d, 2010)