Day 12: The Sparks IGNITE WHAT'S NEXT Art Tour Rolls Through Portland, OR

Juxtapoz // Friday, 21 Sep 2007
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After a two-day hiatus that consisted of driving and the purchase of ninja stars at an army surplus store, the Sparks IGNITE WHAT'S NEXT art tour resumed in Portland with Saber and Dave Choe doing a live installation at the Upper Playground on NW 5th Ave. The evening event which was held at the Rotture bar on NE 3rd and featured another live painting by the artists and a DJ set by DJ P. This marks the next-to-last stop on the West Coast leg of the tour with a final stop in Seattle, WA.


Photos by Jon Dragonette. Video by Michael Langan


The notorious ninja stars

A crowd gathers as Dave Choe paints at Portland's Upper Playground store

Reflections of Saber

The final piece

Dave Choe begins the piece at Rotture

Saber adds in his touches

DJ P at Rotture

The collaboration on the evening piece

FINAL WEST COAST TOUR STOP:

Sept. 21 - SEATTLE, WA

Daytime Event: 3pm
35th North
1100 East Pike Street
Seattle, WA

Nightime Event: 9pm
Lo_Fi Performance Gallery
429 Eastlake Ave. E.
Seattle, WA

DJ's:
Hideki
Kamui

Artists:
David Choe
N8 Van Dyke
Saber

See also www.sparks.com and www.upperplayground.com.

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