Ox-Bow? Its like adult Hogwarts for artists.

Ox-Bow? Its like adult Hogwarts for artists.

Christian Kuras and I have been busily preparing for a class we should have called “The Decent into Awesome.” A class that brings together Avital Ronell, Silkscreens, and Juggalos/Celine Dion, publishing as form, and the new sincerity manifesto, so wrong...
Open Engagement 2013 no. 01

Open Engagement 2013 no. 01

There is a reason they made a show about this town; it’s so true it’s a cliché : Portland is a kind of paradise. From the Tiki bar at the airport to the food truck shanty town we hit at midnight where twenty-thirty somethings fulfilled all college cuisine...
Thoughts from the Cultural Divide: #26 (Nice Mustache)

Thoughts from the Cultural Divide: #26 (Nice Mustache)

    Culture’s a funny thing; so many of us accept it as a ubiquitous and powerful force, yet we tend to undervalue the level to which it influences our choices. Cognitive dissonance of the highest magnitude. I’ve seen this in high-relief over the last 18...