WHAT: The UNITY Project Artists Reception
WITH: Kindra Crick (NW Noggin), Gila Lane (Portland Audubon), Tasha Williams (Black Parent Initiative), Teresa White (NAYA), Sofia Linde (CHAP), Sean Davis (Returning Veterans Project), Bonnie Metzler (Friends of the Columbia Gorge), Sharon Segal (ORA)
WHERE: LANE GALLERY, 2412 NW Raleigh, Portland, OR 97210
WHEN: Saturday April 22, 5pm-8pm
From Kindra Crick…
This work combines current and obsolete understandings of the nature of thought.
In 2017, the Allen Institute published an image of specific neurons that encircle and make connections across the entire brain, hypothesizing that these “giant neurons” project from a region that might be the conductor of consciousness. This piece is dedicated to the quest for scientific understanding which requires an acceptance of the inherent and often unpredictable mystery of discovery.
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