Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Queer Gaze

Today, Tuesday, November 17th, from 11:30am - noon PST, I will join the illustrious Eva Lake on KBOO's ART FOCUS program. We will be discussing the exhibition itself, touching on the history of feminist art and queer culture, as well as a more in depth discussion of several of the pieces in the show. You can tune in, here in Portland on 90.7fm or stream it live online http://www.kboo.org/.

Tomorrow, Wednesday, November 18th, from noon - 1:00pm PST, Lorenzo Triburgo, Megan Holmes, and I will join Chris Haberman for a live broadcast webTV interview on PDX ART SCENE. We will be talking about Fontanelle and Queer Gaze. Lorenzo and Megan will each have a chance to talk about their works in the show. http://www.pdxartscene.com/index.php/artscene-tv/art-talk

Lastly, please join us this Thursday, November 19th, from 8pm - 10pm at Fontanelle for another look at Queer Gaze. We're hosting a party, with live musical performances by Play/Start and Boy Joy.

The exhibition will be on view for a couple more weeks. If you are not here in Portland, fear not, for a virtual peek at the exhibition is available on our website: http://www.fontanellegallery.com/showscurrent.html

Wednesday, October 7, 2009

Original Plumbing!

We just received our first shipment of Original Plumbing, Trans Male Quarterly, the Bedroom Issue! It's available for $8. Send us an email at mail@fontanellegallery.com if you are interested in acquiring one of your very own!

Also, we just received a batch of new prints from the gloriously amazing Rachell Sumpter! She is a delight and we are so happy to have her newest small prints in The Parlour Shop at Fontanelle!

Thursday, August 20, 2009

Art of Touring : Night of Performances

Fontanelle will continue to celebrate the Art of Touring exhibition by hosting an evening of readings and performances by Sara Jaffe (Erase Errata), Rebecca Gates, Tara Jane Oneil, and Julianna Bright (The Golden Bears) this Saturday, August 22, beginning at 6pm. We look forward to an evening of dreaming, music making, and tales of touring!

Thursday, August 13, 2009

Animorphic wonder!

Animorphic worlds colliding! Alexis Gideon performs at Fontanelle on August 26th, 7:30pm. Animation, psych jams, folk tales, liophants, maybe even some rapping, you know, the basics.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Lesbian Art Show in Willamette Week

Take a look at the great write up by Richard Speer in this week's Willamette Week about the June exhibition at Fontanelle, Lesbian Art Show. 

We are having a party next Thursday, June 25th from 7-10pm to close out the exhibition, featuring live musical performances from Her Jazz Noise Collective (Vancouver BC) and Judy (PDX). Should be an excellent evening and we hope you'll join us! 

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Nature documentaries with live soundtrack, tonight!!!!

Tonight Fontanelle will be hosting a very special closing event for If I Weren't Here, They would Be.  At 8:30pm we will be screening an old nature documentary with a live musical soundtrack performance by Moor Loups!
The event is free.
There will be cheap beer.
There will be beautiful art.
And if you have not yet had a chance to explore Shawn Creeden's 
notorious cave and to admire his wonderful drawings and embroideries, you have no excuse not to do so tonight!