In advance of 15 m = ?, the Portland poet talks race, gender, and survival as an artist of color.
From Joe Biden to George Saunders, cash-register exorcisms to garbage paintings, here's what you have to catch this season.
Rebecca Jacobson and Fiona McCann
Fun & Games
Which of these outlandish acts truly went down at the Time-Based Art Festival?
From a spread-eagle performer in a Barbie mask to a newly birthed musical supergroup, here are our highlights from Portland’s high-concept, high-density arts festival.
Eden Dawn, Rebecca Jacobson, and Fiona McCann
Portland's drag extravaganza took it to the next level at the Time-Based Art Festival. We've got the pictures to prove it.
The Portland Biennial says bye-bye, a carnivorous plant hits the stage, Bloc Party returns, and 16 more ways to slay the weekend.
Rebecca Jacobson, Lisa Dunn, and Michelle Porter
The inaugural Portland Black Music Festival, a slew of new plays, the return of comedian Shane Torres, and a pop-up art museum at Pioneer Courthouse Square—put your weekend pants on.
Rebecca Jacobson, Kailla Coomes, Michelle Porter, and Fiona McCann
ON THE CATWALK
At Time-Based Art’s annual competitive drag spectacle, the stakes (and surrealism) run high. Plus: a dive into the fashion behind Portland’s vogue balls.
Fiona McCann and Eden Dawn
Fall Arts 2016
From meditative juggling to masked avant-porn, here’s what to see at the annual extravaganza.
The city’s premier avant-garde arts organization prepares for the 14th annual Time-Based Art Festival—and a new era in a new space.
We laughed. We cried. Our patience was tested—and often rewarded. There were dances in folk shoes, in forests, and with food, meditations on the end of men and some serious soundscapes. With another TBA behind us, our critics offer their verdicts.
Fiona McCann, Eden Dawn, Ramona DeNies, Megan Haverman, and Brandon Staley
TIME BASED ART
Overwhelmed by the plethora of performances? Bamboozled by the endless art? We’ve got you covered with our day-by-day itinerary for the ultimate TBA experience.
Fiona McCann, Ramona DeNies, Megan Haverman, and Brandon Staley
phile under: TBA 2010
In Concert with the Oregon Symphony, Conducted by Carlos Kalmar, with Guest Soprano Janis Kelly and Guest Accompanist Thomas Lauderdale