Dominic Amorin

Portland, OR

Dominic Amorin is an arts organizer and artist from Honolulu, Hawai’i currently living and working in Portland, Oregon USA. He is a founding member of Public Annex, an arts organization that aims to break down systemic barriers that prohibit marginalized populations from inclusivity within contemporary arts. His work has been supported with awards from several granting organizations including the Regional Arts & Culture Council, the Precipice Fund grant funded by The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts and the Calligram Foundation and administered by Portland Institute for Contemporary Art (PICA) in 2013, and a year-long Artist Residency at Hale 'Iolani in 2010. He holds a Bachelor’s in Arts from Portland State University. His visual art and curatorial programming have been exhibited at Luggage Store Gallery, Soundwave ((7)) Biennial (San Francisco, CA USA), PICA, Disjecta, FalseFront (Portland, OR USA), as well as Gallery ’Iolani, GoHA, Hawai’i State Capitol Building, Doris Duke Theatre and CRC Cube Space (Honolulu, HI USA), among others.