was a center for contemporary art in Southeast Portland, Oregon. It was led by a desire to support artists, propose new modes of production, and stimulate the ongoing public discourse around art. This website serves as an archive of Yale Union’s programming from 2011 through 2021.

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A Talk
Monday, October 16, 7pm

French artist Eva Barto will present two recently-published books on the imprint Buttonwood Press: All in, An Anthology of Gambling, 2016, and Give Way to Profit, 2016.

Buttonwood Press is a publishing house initiated in 2016 and dedicated to producing a collection of ten books, each of which is based on the interpretation of an economic issue ensuing from its financer.

Eva Barto works and lives in Paris. Recent solo shows include gb agency (Paris, 2016), Villa Arson (Nice, 2016). Her work has been presented at Centre Pompidou (Paris, 2016), Biennale de Rennes (2016), Kadist (Paris, 2016), Marcelle Alix (Paris, 2015), Fondation d’Entreprise Ricard (Paris, 2017) and Wattis Art Center (San Francisco, 2017).