I've been intrigued by Elizabeth Huey's paintings ever since some random MySpace browsing led me to her website. I love the combo of architecture and woods and catastrophe and human iconography--kind of reminds me of my friend Aaron Spangler's incredible rural-apocalypse-themed wood carvings, back when they were colorful (now he paints them all black.)
And now she has a show in Portland, up through July 28 at Quality Pictures. I am dying to see it.
This is how it looks:
Here is her website, and here is the Mercury review.