On Tuesday, May 23, 2023, at 11.30am Joseph Gallivan interviews painter Mark Andres about his show “Saudade” [ pronounced sau-DA-ji ] which is on now at Augen Gallery through May 27. Andres talks about his use of shadow and silhouette, how he has partly changed his mind about using photography to make paintings, and saudade, the Brazilian word for a pleasant melancholy for lost things, particularly as it relates to the Portland art world.
This interview was recorded on May 18, 2023, on an Zoom H2N and engineered by KBOO volunteer Ray Bodwell. https://kboo.fm/blog/55224
FROM THE PRESS RELEASE:
is a painter and award-winning filmmaker. His work is in the permanent collections of the Portland Art Museum, The Hallie Ford Museum. the Maryhill Museum, Oregon Health and Sciences University, and numerous private collections. He is represented by Augen Gallery (Portland, OR).
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Joseph Gallivan has been a reporter since 1990. He has covered music for the London Independent, Technology for the New York Post, and arts and culture for the Portland Tribune, where he is currently a Feature Writer. He is the author of two novels, "Oi, Ref!" and "England All Over" which are available on Amazon.com