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Birthe Piontek: Abendlied

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

he result captures the last years of her parents in their house —her childhood home– where they had lived for almost 40 years before having to move due to her mother’s battle with dementia.

Ward Shortridge: Beauty That Thrives Under the Ravages of Time

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

This retrospective exhibition, Beauty That Thrives Under the Ravages of Time, comprises work spanning a 20-year period, including the series Washington D.C. Portraits (1999-2004), Portland Portraits (2009-2014) and Portland Houses (2018-2019).

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Living Room: San Francisco & Berlin

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

Nolle works with people living on the streets to understand how their improvised dwellings are constructed.

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Noelle Mason: X-Ray Vision vs. Invisibility

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

The images used in this series were collected from the Border Patrol and border-watching vigilante websites.

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Manal Abu-Shaheen: Mapping Utopia

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

Shot on location, this series began with exploring advertising and urban construction, two of the driving forces of Beirut’s economy.

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Gary Burnley: The Known World

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

Burnley constructs images that layer our memory with revered representations of beauty, power, influence, identity and social status into unlikely, chance encounters with other images.

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Al J Thompson: Remnants of an Exodus

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

In turn, he finds Spring Valley fraught with insecurity and uncertainty but bound by love.

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Ingeborg Gerdes: Out West

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

Her fascination with the American West began with a road trip to Nevada in 1982 and became a decade-long project, and her German upbringing allowed for a curious yet critical outsider’s outlook of America.

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Troy Mathews: Minor | Major | Sus: Feelings

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

Our past, our present, and the future.

Imagining otherwise:

What would a more equitable society look like?

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Jon Henry: Stranger Fruit

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

Stranger Fruit was created in response to the senseless murders of black men across the nation by police violence.

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Wendel White: Manifest

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

The Manifest portfolio consists of photographic representations of objects, documents, photographs, and books held in various public collections throughout the U.S.

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Geralyn Shukwit: O Tempo Não Para

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

For the past nine years, Brooklyn-based photographer Geralyn Shukwit has traveled the backroads of Bahia, Brazil, returning to communities year after year forming relationships with the families who reside there. O Tempo Não Para, Portuguese for “time does not stop,” is a personal documentation of those interactions and observations of Bahian life.

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Kiliii Yuyan: Rumors of Arctic Belonging

Blue Sky 122 NW 8th Avenue, Portland, OR

"A future North awaits—not cold and unchanging, but living, dying and being reborn. Everyday memories of the Arctic will pass forward as they always have, kept by its Indigenous peoples and hidden in plain sight." —Kiliii Yuyan

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