Performance Works NorthWest (PWNW) continues their first and third Wednesday online Happy Hour events with featured artists maximiliano, claire barrera, and Maura Campbell-Balkits, all PWNW’s Alembic Artists. The shows stream live on Zoom from 5-6 pm and advance RSVP is required.

Each show begins with a cocktail demo and a toast. A 10-15 minute presentation of the featured artist’s work follows with a discussion after and the chance to win a PWNW T-shirt.  The links below are how you sign in.

August 5 – maximiliano presents a video work titled mélanges hérésie a BLKwvv communique of transfigured [recently discovered]tinyurl.com/pwnw-HH1.

August 19 – claire barrera presents a work-in-progress, wherein both youth and adults explore play and games as a space for discipline, imagination, liberation and kinship. – tinyurl.com/pwnw-HHCB

September 2 – Maura Campbell-Balkits’ work uses humor to deconstruct performance styles from TV talk show hosts to stand-up comedians. – tinyurl.com/HHMCB3 

For all shows, a voluntary donation is $0-$30 with proceeds split between the artists and the Nat Turner Project, A Fugitive Gallery Space. RSVP and find out more at pwnw-pdx.org.