PAT BOAS

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BIO

Pat Boas makes drawings, paintings and prints driven by her fascination with the common and complex activity of reading. She investigates the relationship between the textual and the pictorial and is interested in deconstructing representational painting. Elizabeth Leach Gallery has been exhibiting Pat Boas' work since 2010 and has represented her since 2015. Her work has been shown at the Portland Art Museum, PDX Contemporary, the Art Gym and Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, in Portland, Oregon. Nationally her work has been exhibited at the Hallie Ford Museum (Salem, OR), the Center for Contemporary Art (Santa Fe, NM), the Boise Art Museum (Boise, ID), the Salt Lake Art Center (Salt Lake, UT), the Nicolaysen Museum (Casper, WY),  the Center on Contemporary Art (Seattle, WA) and the Cleveland Museum of Art (Cleveland, OH). She is a 2017 Hallie Ford Visual Arts Fellow. Select honors, fellowships, grants and residencies include the Bonnie Bronson Fund, Caldera Arts Foundation, the Corporation of Yaddo, The Ford Family Foundation, Harold and Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation, Jentel Foundation, Oregon Arts Commission, Oregon College of Arts and Craft, Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Portland Art Museum, and Oregon’s Regional Arts and Culture Council. Reviews of Boas’ work have appeared in Art in America and Art Papers. She is a professor in the School of Art + Design at Portland State University.


EXHIBITIONS

Pat Boas   Memo  July 17 - August 31, 2019

Pat Boas
Memo
July 17 - August 31, 2019

Assemblage & Collage    February 1 - March 31, 2018

Assemblage & Collage
February 1 - March 31, 2018

New Modernism     July 20 - September 2, 2017

New Modernism
July 20 - September 2, 2017

Logo(s)    Paintings  January 7 - 30, 2016

Logo(s)
Paintings
January 7 - 30, 2016

Words, Words, Words   An Exhibition of Text Based Artwork  February 5 - March 28, 2015

Words, Words, Words
An Exhibition of Text Based Artwork
February 5 - March 28, 2015