Opening Reception: Friday, December 11th, 2015
820 SE Alder St.
December 11 through January 15.
Ideas of fitting in are all about normality, the act of discriminating and the act of “belonging”.
Who exactly are you or I to say what is normal and what fits?
Machines aside, our present day reality is about profiling, judging and discriminating about many factors: skin, culture, gender, religion, age, and on.
Jane Schiffhauer is a visual artist based in Portland, OR, who uses an array of media to express her concepts. Common themes in Schiffhauer’s work include relationships, personal narratives and the human condition.
Schiffhauer received an MFA in Visual Studies from the Pacific Northwest College of Art (Portland, OR) and Syracuse University.
Her work has been exhibited among others at:
Worksound Gallery, (Portland, OR), Ditch Projects, (Springfield OR ), Hamden Hall Gallery, (New Haven CT), J. Schnitzer Museum of Art, (Corvallis OR).