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  1. From Magic Realism to Spatial Imaginaries

    October’s Art Shows and Performances to Have on Your Radar by Megan Burbank It’s weird advice that always works: If you’re feeling sad, go see some art. When the news sucks and nothing seems okay, sometimes just getting outside, getting yourself to the museum or gallery, and looking at something someone made with their hands and their brain on a wall and not a computer screen will at least get you…
  2. TBA Is Happening

    What We Saw and Loved in the First Week of the Performance Festival by Mercury Arts Staff Covering the Portland Institute for Contemporary Art’s annual Time-Based Art (TBA) Festival always feels like a fever dream—a concentrated onslaught of beauty, connection, abjection, and the totally bizarre that defies easy description... but we try anyway. Here’s what it’s been like so far. TBA continues…