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Painter Henk Pander

Originally from Holland, painter Henk Pander found himself in Portland in the sixties. From images of cattle carcasses to the ruins of ground zero, Pander creates stunning, controversial and internationally renowned work about the passage of time and inevitable change. View Pander’s work and hear his story of sketching for the Portland Fire Department. He shares his thoughts on finding meaning in the subject matter he brings to his art.

First Broadcast: 2005
Producer: Jessica Martin

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Paper Artist Lia Griffith; Flamenco Guitarist Toshi Onizuka; Painter Henk Pander (916)

Oregon Art Beat: Episode #916
Original Broadcast: January 17, 2008