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Press Coverage for Demos

Harned, Megan. “Top 5 Visual Arts Shows: Fall Arts Guide,” Willamette Week, 8 September 2015. Spitz, Enid. “Look Inside St. John’s Unoccupied Jail; Demos: Wapato Correctional Facility makes the NoPo point of contention into art,” Willamette Week, 13 November 2015.  Anderson,…

To Shoot a Kite

Yaelle Amir – new Portland resident and curator-in-residence at Newspace – will be one of the panelists in September’s Wapato Roundtable event. ERNEST got turned on to her work by way of her 2014 exhibition, To Shoot a Kite, at…

Ban the Box!

Here’s some info about the current Ban the Box campaign in Portland to put their criminal histories in context when they are searching for employment and to disempower the labels: “felon” and “criminal”. Koin News: Oregon Campaign To Help Ex-Convicts…