Eunice Parsons Thinking Archivally

Eunice Parsons is considering giving her “papers” (and here I mean correspondence, etc., NOT all the paper that is the raw material for collage…!)  to the Pacific Northwest Artists Archive at Willamette University.  The University library and the University Archivist are committed to building this collection, housing the papers of artists who have worked in […]

Harry Widman at the Sovereign Collection….

Michael Parsons has taken over the Sovereign Collection Gallery (716 SW Madison, Portland), and is showing a nice selection of paintings, collages and assemblages by Portland artist Harry Widman.  On Saturday Roger Hull, Widman’s biographer, and Bob Shotola (Harry’s long-time friend) were at the Gallery with Harry and quite a crowd of others to have […]

TWTWTW

Remember that TV show…”That Was The Week That Was?”  So okay…the tile is back-ordered and the bathroom is going nowhere… so we moved on this week as best we could…starting with Constance Fowler (1907-1996), painter, print-maker, founder of the modern art department at Willamette University in 1938.  R has curated an excellent Fowler show up […]