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2018 YOU IN MIND Program

Converge 45 Guest Artistic Director Kristy Edmunds* selected the title YOU IN MIND for the theme of her three-year Converge 45 programming. YOU IN MIND focuses on artistic practices that have a public in mind, giving artists the opportunity to discuss critical issues of aesthetic, societal, and global significance.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 9th

OPENING RECEPTION
JENNY HOLZER @ PNCA
5:00-7:00pm // Remarks 6:00pm
Jenny Holzer’s Sentences and Sentiments from the
Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation

PREVIEW
ANN HAMILTON HABITUS
@ CENTENNIAL MILLS
7:00-9:00pm
Donor and ticketed event
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FRIDAY, AUGUST 10th

PUBLIC OPENING
ANN HAMILTON
HABITUS
@ CENTENNIAL MILLS
2:00-5:00pm

OPENING RECEPTION
KSMoCA INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR
@ PICA
4:00-7:00pm
The second annual Art Fair in collaboration with the King School Museum of Contemporary Art, a PSU project by Directors Lisa Jarrett and Harrell Fletcher

ARTIST TALK
ANN HAMILTON
@ Reed College, Eliot Hall
6:30pm

DINNER
with ANN HAMILTON
8:00pm
Dinner for donors at the Founders’ Circle level and above

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th

PADA GALLERY BRUNCH
10:00am-12:00pm
Tour the PADA galleries and enjoy light breakfast and beverages at each location

KSMoCA INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR
@ PICA
12:00-5:00pm

ANN HAMILTON
HABITUS
@ CENTENNIAL MILLS
3:00-7:00pm
“habitus” is free and open to the public
Friday – Sunday, 3:00-7:00pm from
August 10 – September 16, 2018

RADIUS BOOKS
@ BLUE SKY GALLERY
2:00-3:00pm
A presentation of fine art book printing by Radius Books

ARTIST GARDEN PARTY
7:00pm
Donor and ticketed event
Donors at the Curators’ Circle level and above
Hosted by Vibrant Table

SUNDAY, AUGUST 12th

PANEL DISCUSSION
@ PORTLAND ART MUSEUM
10:30-11:30am

KSMoCA INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR
@ PICA
12:00-5:00pm

ANN HAMILTON
HABITUS
@ CENTENNIAL MILLS
3:00-7:00pm
“habitus” is free and open to the public
Friday – Sunday, 3:00-7:00pm from
August 10 – September 16, 2018

READING & RELAXATION WITH WRITERS
@ CENTENNIAL MILLS
3:00pm
A reading performance at “habitus” led by Stephanie Snyder, Curator and Director of Cooley Gallery at Reed College, in collaboration with The Ford Family Foundation’s Curator and Critic Tour and Lecture Series Program.

 

*Kristy Edmunds is the Executive & Artistic Director of the Center for the Art of Performance at UCLA

Connecting Art + Community

Join us on Saturday, May 12th for a silent auction and dinner fundraising event featuring artists whose work engages with issues of homelessness. The event honors four local organizations and projects dedicated to providing resources to those experiencing homelessness and share in Converge 45’s belief that art can be a catalyst for social change.