ORE. (August 28, 2013) – Chuck Gumpert’s Contemporary Exhibit Opens at PDX
abstract painting comes to life through regional expression
contemporary exhibit that captures the art of travel opens at Portland
International Airport in the north ticket lobby through August 2014.
Gumpert, a regional artist from Seattle creates this abstract acrylic and mixed
media site-specific piece, Beyond Ordinary Experience, to welcome travelers and
visitors to PDX. Its soft hues and abstract figures go beyond ordinary
understanding to portray a travel-like experience and remind people of past
journeys and trips abroad.
canvas spans the length of 15 feet in the terminal and explores urban life and
figures interacting within public spaces, much like an airport or places where
large groups of urban pedestrians or travelers exist.
|Chuck Gumpert's Beyond Ordinary Experience is on display in the north ticket lobby at PDX
part of the PDX art program, regional artists create temporary site-specific
work for two locations in the terminal, including the ticket lobby and
Concourse A. Exhibits showcase for 12 to 18 months. These installations are
designed to illustrate the dynamic culture of the Northwest and showcase a
variety of work through ongoing relationships with regional artists and
Chuck Gumpert’s website at http://www.chuckgumpert.com/PDX.html
information and photos are available at www.pdx.com.