THIS is a photo exhibition and installation by David Neevel that investigates how signs affect the meaning and context of images and place. He uses a neon sign as a label for various settings photographed in locations around Oregon to transcend and alter the physical subject of the image.
ABOUT THE ARTIST
David Neevel is a graphic designer and artist who lives and works in Portland, Oregon. More information can be found about him at www.dickbird.org.
ABOUT THE VESTIBULE
The Vestibule is an independent project space dedicated to showing dynamic contemporary art. We are primarily interested in site-specific installations, collaborations, and any other original ideas that execute the space in exciting ways. The gallery is housed within Disjecta in North Portland and was established in December 2009.