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Theo Downes-Le Guin Photo

Theo Downes-Le Guin

Board Member, Portland

Theo Downes-Le Guin is the founder of Upfor, a contemporary art gallery in Portland, Oregon. Prior to opening the gallery in 2013, he had a 20-year career in high technology marketing, social policy research and the visual arts. He currently serves on the board and executive committee for Literary Arts, having recently served as board member and president for Disjecta Contemporary Art Center. Theo holds degrees in sociology and art history from the University of Michigan and Columbia University.