Review: Pat Boas Record Record
Pat Boas. May 20, 2008, Obama Expected to Hit Milestone in Today’s Votes (detail).
Gouache. from Little People series.
Portland artist Pat Boas takes selective readings of the world, processing received information such as front page news or signage through filters that result in, for example, some of the remarkable drawings in her current one-woman exhibition, Record Record at Marylhurst’s Art Gym. Her readings are experiment, expose, illumination. I’m partial to the work that is more procedural, ...