Fieldwork for Artists of All Disciplines

6 Alternating Saturdays 2:00-5:00pm at Studio 2 - 810 SE Belmont, Portland OR

October 7, October 21, November 4, November 18, December 2 and December 16

Fieldwork is a peer-to-peer forum for artists of all disciplines to show work and exchange feedback. Facilitated by Katherine Longstreth & Jen Mitas  Cost for 6 sessions is $60, scholarships possible. Studio 2 has sprung wood floors, speakers, a video projector and screen.

For more information or questions email

In May 2017, Katherine and Jen Mitas are running a 4 session Fieldwork group at Shout House with dance, theater, performance and digital artists. They will offer more sessions in the fall, email if you are interested

35 dance students from DaVinci School for the Arts toured Marginal Evidence and took class with Katherine. This is a page from one student’s dance journal.

Katherine taught several classes at Reed College as part of her fall 2016 artist in residency.
Reed College presents Katherine Longstreth’s

Marginal Evidence: a visual installation about the act of choreography.

Installation open: October 24-November 5 daily @ noon-7 pm

Reception & artist's walk-through: Thursday, November 3 @ 6:00-7:15 pm

Final artist's walk-through: Saturday, November 5 @ 4pm

Reed College, Performing Arts Building (map): PAB Massey Performance Lab - on the 1st floor.

Free and open to the public.

Marginal Evidence was created with the collaborative support of filmmaker Dicky Dahl and composer Loren Chasse. The exhibition was originally presented at University of Oregon White Box, and funded by the University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts, the Regional Arts & Culture Council, and the Oregon Arts Commission. It is presented at Reed College with support from the Mellon Foundation and the Weitkamp Fund.

White Box at the University of Oregon School of Architecture and Allied Arts in Portland

is pleased to present Marginal Evidence (an interactive experience of dance-making),

a solo exhibition by Katherine Longstreth.

October 1 - November 14, 2015

White Box is open for regular viewing, Tuesday - Saturday | noon-6:00 p.m.

White Box | University of Oregon in Portland School of Architecture and Allied Arts
24 NW First Ave, Portland


Opening Reception, October 1, 2015 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

First Thursday, November 5, 2015 | 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Panel Discussion, Saturday, November 7, 2015 | 3:00 p.m.

The White Box will host a panel discussion with paleontologist Theodore Fremd, artist Sara Huston, and Mark Johnson, a criminalist with the Portland Police Bureau. Q&A will follow.

For Marginal Evidence, choreographer, Katherine Longstreth collaborated with film-maker, Dicky Dahl and composer, Loren Chasse to create an interactive installation which reveals the usually invisible aspects of dance-making. Click below to watch video previews of the 4 channel video installation that is part of Marginal Evidence.

Trailer 1

Trailer 2

March 18 & 19, 2015 students from the Arbor School of Arts and Sciences will perform Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream under the direction of Vana O’ Brien, with music by Laura Frizell and dance by Katherine Longstreth.

Katherine is pleased to be one of 13 Artists to receive a Fellowship from the Oregon Arts Commission.  [ click for profile ]

Oregon Arts Commission

Katherine is delighted to have received full funding for her upcoming project, Marginal Evidence, from the Regional Arts and Culture Council and will be sharing an advance peek at that work this month at the Fertile Ground Festival’s 2015 New Work Preview.
Monday, January 26, 2015, 6:00pm
Artists Repertory Theatre: 1515 SW Morrison Street - FREE
Please join her and other local art-makers for an hour-long conversation to learn about some of the most provocative new performances coming in 2015.
Regional Arts & Culture Council

Katherine is knee-deep in her new project, Marginal Evidence and is thrilled that it will be installed in the White Box at the University of Oregon in Portland September 26 through November 14, 2015
Katherine is currently researching and developing a new project, Marginal Evidence.
For the month of May, Katherine is at the Arbor School for Arts and Sciences for an intensive dance residency. A group of middle school students will be performing their own and her choreography at a Gala at the Portland Art Museum celebrating Arbor’s 25th year.