ArtWorks On/With Paper

April 1–30, 2016


Friday, April 1
Opening Reception
6–9 PM

Wednesday, April 20
Design Week Portland Open House
4–7 PM

Featuring Pacific Northwest artists working on and with paper, the exhibit includes a Design Week Portland event spotlighting handmade paper lanterns by HiiH Lights (pronounced “Hi Hi”). For the month of April, Roll-Up’s 3000-square-foot warehouse studio transforms into a forest of light while the gallery presents eleven artists working in printmaking, encaustic, mixed media, letterpress, collage, painting, calligraphy and drawing.

Claire Dannenbaum, Cary Doucette, Kathy Kuehn, Meg McHutchison, Eunice Parsons, Harriet Sanderson, Kelly Saxton, JC Schlechter, Ingrid Slezak, Lawrence Wheeler and Brad Winter.








Images Above: Top: Claire Dannenbaum, “Medieval Nightmare (Snakes)”, 2016, 13.5×20″, encaustic collage on book page; Ingrid Slezak, “Winter’s Edge”, 2015, 20×20″, monoprint; Kathy Kuehn, “Untitled”, 1998, 11×14″, letterpress; Bottom: Eunice Parsons, “Lindenstrasse 20″, 2013, 20×20″, collage; Brad Winter; “Amess Amass”, 2016, 20×32″, ink on rag paper.

Images to Left: Top: HiiH Lights; Middle L: Lawrence Wheeler, “Target”, 2015, 12×12”, pen/ink, gouache, digital overprints; Middle R: Meg McHutchison, “Untitled”, 2014, monotype; Bottom L: Kelly Saxton, “Winter Snag”, 2016, 6×8”, ink/paint /paper; Bottom R: Harriet Sanderson, “Glimpse 3”, 2014, archival digital print.


About the Gallery

Roll-Up was an artist-run contemporary exhibition space from 2014-2019 and is permanently closed.


Roll-Up is closed as of July, 2019