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    Aequanimatas Jun 04 to Jun 30 @Butters Gallery
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    Summer Group Exhibition Jun 05 to Jul 14 @Froelick Gallery
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    Lisa Onstad Jun 05 to Jul 01 @Waterstone Gallery
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    The Book is a Body that Bends Jun 06 to Jun 30 @PDX Contemporary Art
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    FACE / 20th Century Portraits Jun 07 to Jun 30 @Augen Gallery

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Andrew Madlem, Painter

Painter and designer from Portland, OR.
Painting is my medium of choice. I focus on creating from the heart, letting my intuition guide me as I move through each piece. The goal is always to just make things that feel right, that feel natural to me. I prefer painting large-scale, allowing the movement my whole body to become part of the working process. I try to work quickly when I can, not giving my brain the opportunity to prejudge and critique as I go, allowing the work to naturally reveal itself. Abstract is my favorite subject matter as it allows individuals to create their own associations and perceptions of the work, a meaning unique to only them. I also explore landscapes, sill life and figure painting. I was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. This is my home and I continue to enjoy all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer. I graduated from Oregon State University in 2005.