Eight Reasons You Should be at the GLEAN Opening this Thursday

2016 GLEANers11. You know and/or have been following the work of the five artists this year and want to see the show!

Glean 2-29-16 1st Day of Gleaning2. You have been to the Metro Transfer Station and have gleaning envy.

13585209_249218348794792_3004896339006385534_o3. You are incredulous that beauty can come from anything found at “the dump.”

Erinn, Amanda and the tires4. You are an artist who’s interested in applying for next year’s GLEAN residency and want to be part of the “in crowd”

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5. You are hungry/thirsty and like looking at stuff while you eat and drink.

full6. You saw this still from my favorite movie The Gleaners and I and are confused about what this is. (It’s a potato. Not gonna be in the show. Sorry. But read my recent blog post if you want to know more about this amazing movie!)

vik_muniz_passione27. You saw Wasteland and want to relive that movie locally.

13975532_10153984468553402_5200431189740813433_o8. You want to get one of my recycled newspaper pencil souvenirs I had custom printed for the opening! Free to anyone who comes to the opening and makes a comment about my work that doesn’t involve a Tinkertoys reference! (Not that I disagree–I just hear it a lot and hoping to get some more original feedback.) Make Art Not Garbage!

Glean Opening reception – Thursday, August 11 from 6-9PM
The Bison Building 421 NE 10th Ave. Portland

Gallery hours: Friday, Saturday and Sundays 12-5pm through August 27.

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