Campo: Still Standing You

by Craig Epplin Photo by Gia Goodrich Still Standing You, the dance piece by Pieter Ampe… Continue Reading

Bookmarks, Chapter 6

Irregular updates on the comings-and-goings of our many, many alumni artists (and a few random thoughts… Continue Reading

Bookmarks, Chapter 5

Irregular updates on the comings-and-goings of our many, many alumni artists (and a few random thoughts… Continue Reading

Bookmarks, Chapter 2

Irregular updates on the comings-and-goings of our many, many alumni artists.     Ontheboards.tv just posted… Continue Reading

A Taxonomy of Chairs

As we continue to put our office to new uses with installations, performances, talks, and events,… Continue Reading

Bookmarks

Call it a New Year’s Resolution we’re soon to break, but we’ve been inspired to reboot… Continue Reading

water music

Claudia Meza Water White Box Gallery, University of Oregon, Portland Post and photos by Nicole Leaper… Continue Reading

The Office

We never complain, but my coworkers and I can never agree on the temperature in our… Continue Reading

Sorry Bucky

By Anna Gray + Ryan Wilson Paulsen “Why does everyone look so glum?” Someone asked as… Continue Reading

second city

Exhibit A: Portland 1 For 10 days each year, there are two Portlands at once, as… Continue Reading

Being the Audience

Who are we, the audience, to the piece and to each other? 1.At the beginning of… Continue Reading

In-between things

By Anna Gray + Ryan Wilson Paulsen Every year I find myself treating the festival as… Continue Reading

BUILDING THE WORKS

This year—our final one occupying Washington High School—we’ve switched things up a bit for our beer… Continue Reading

TBA SURVIVAL KITS

A few years ago, then-Mercury writer Patrick Alan Coleman shared his packing list for a TBA… Continue Reading

TBA FLIGHTS: LOCAL LOVE

To help you navigate this year’s Festival, we’ll be sharing regular posts on some of the “through-lines”… Continue Reading

TBA FLIGHTS: UNCOMMON SOUNDS

To help you navigate this year’s Festival, we’ll be sharing regular posts on some of the “through-lines”… Continue Reading

TBA FLIGHTS: WHAT FOURTH WALL?

To help you navigate this year’s Festival, we’ll be sharing regular posts on some of the “through-lines”… Continue Reading

TBA FLIGHTS: JUST GOTTA DANCE

To help you navigate this year’s Festival, we’ll be sharing regular posts on some of the “through-lines”… Continue Reading

TBA FLIGHTS: TAKE A STAND

To help you navigate this year’s Festival, we’ll be sharing regular posts on some of the… Continue Reading

TBA FLIGHTS: GLOBE TROTTER

To help you navigate this year’s Festival, we’ll be sharing regular posts on some of the… Continue Reading

A GUIDE TO THE GUIDEBOOK

Seeing as this year marks the 10th edition of the TBA Festival, we’ve developed a quite… Continue Reading

THE ODD SENSATION OF LUXURY

In late June, PICA hosted a four-day symposium centered on Keith Hennessy’s TBA:12 residency for Turbulence (a… Continue Reading

TURBULENT THOUGHTS

In late June, PICA hosted a four-day symposium centered on Keith Hennessy’s TBA:12 residency for Turbulence (a… Continue Reading

Getting to know…Glen Fogel

We’ve been lucky enough to spend time with artist Glen Fogel, in advance of his upcoming… Continue Reading

S’weird

If you roll in certain circles, by now you might have heard that the French have… Continue Reading

!!!!!!!!!!!!!…………

/ Robert Tyree 15-20% of the audience walked out of a dance performance I was at… Continue Reading

Potential Risk of Failure

by Krystal South POTENTIAL One of my friends  spent hundreds of hours this summer installing the… Continue Reading

My hijacked weeks.

         by    /   Robert Tyree cloudy sunday just before seven is… Continue Reading

most beautiful

Dean & Britta 13 Most Beautiful… Songs for Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests Thursday, September 15, 8:30… Continue Reading

heightened perception

New Musics Wednesday, September 14, 10:30 pm THE WORKS at Washington High School Posted by: Nicole… Continue Reading

Breaking up is hard to do.

By Robert Tyree // Photo: G. Wilson Here’s a couple audience tools I picked up at ImPulzTanz… Continue Reading

BRICK BY BRICK

When Kristan began planning out the visual art exhibits for TBA this year, she had bricks… Continue Reading

Eight Questions with Angela

We recently announced the hiring of Angela Mattox as our new, full-time Artistic Director, and we… Continue Reading

Miles Away in Marfa

Continuing our updates on what some of our past PICA interns have been up to, we… Continue Reading

almost 400 words

Former PICA intern Rachel Peddersen left us last year for the big city, moving to New… Continue Reading

GOLDEN AGE

Earlier in the month, I took a short trip to Chicago. I was in town to… Continue Reading

TBA GROWTH SPURT

Over the last month since our early lineup announcement, the TBA schedule has grown by leaps… Continue Reading

ANNOUNCING TBA:11!

Video by Matthew DiTullo, song courtesy of Explode Into Colors/Claudia Meza. THERE’S NO TIME LIKE THE… Continue Reading

Curating People

The Arts Research Center at UC Berkeley is hosting a symposium this week on the changing… Continue Reading

New Additions

We just added a raft of new exhibit catalogs and small press books and zines to… Continue Reading

This Just In!

Our Resource Room just received an infusion of fresh books, CDs and DVDs from TBA Festival… Continue Reading

PICA Takes Manhattan

GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN It’s been a few weeks now that we’ve all been back in… Continue Reading

SNOW BLIND

Posted by Kristan Kennedy. I started the my annual trip to NY  happily trapped in South… Continue Reading

TBA:10 ON SIGHT CATALOGUE

Each year, PICA produces a companion program to our Time-Based Art ON SIGHT Visual Arts exhibitions…. Continue Reading

Storm Tharp

High House at TBA:10. Photo: Dan Kvitka. Storm Tharp has been looking in the same mirror… Continue Reading

Dan Gilsdorf

Diabolus in Musica at TBA:10. Photo: Wayne Bund. Diabolus in Musica is a single uninterrupted chord,… Continue Reading

Yemenwed

Bedroom w TV and Woman Lays w Aide. Courtesy of Yemenwed. The video piece Episode 3… Continue Reading

Anissa Mack

Photo: Patrick Leonard. Courtesy of the artist, the lumber room, and Laurel Gitlen. Although frequently referred… Continue Reading

Ruby Sky Stiler

Photo: Talia Chetrit. Courtesy of the artist and Nicelle Beauchene Gallery. Stiler’s sculptural forms reference and… Continue Reading