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photoAstoria Visual Arts
Astoria
Astoria, OR
97103
Tel: 503-741-9694
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Hours: 10am-4pm
E-mail: astoriastudiostour@gmail.com
Web: www.astoriavisualarts.org

Astoria Visual Arts (AVA) was formed in 1989 as a non-profit membership organization to enhance, strengthen and promote the arts in Greater Astoria. AVA seeks to support artists by encouraging artistic opportunity and diversity, and serving the greater Astoria area as an artistic hub of cooperation, education and information-sharing.

Jul 29-30 7th Annual Astoria Open Studios Tour. Visit the studios of 45+ artists with works in various media. Meet and engage with Astoria’s arts community from a new perspective during this free, festive, and easy-to-navigate experience. Visit the website for information.


photoBlackfish Gallery
420 NW 9th Ave
Portland, OR
97209
Tel: 503-224-2634
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Hours: tues-sat 11am-5pm
E-mail: bfish@teleport.com
Web: www.blackfish.com

Blackfish Gallery owned and operated by artists since 1978. Dedicated to the highest standards of excellence, both in the selection and presentation of works of art.

To Jul 1 Nathan Orozco: Blue Jaguar, bronze and aluminum sculpture, glass assemblage, ink drawings, installation, and metal casting. Jul 4-Jul 29 Artists from Colleges and Universities throughout Oregon, works in a variety of media. Aug 1-Sep 2 We the People, Blackfish member group show, works in a variety of media.

REPRESENTING: Rita Alves, Linda Ater, Carol Benson, Barbara Black, Clint Brown, Yoonhee Choi, Greg Conyne, Jana Demartini, Robert Dozono, Merridawn Duckler, Sarah Fagan, Ellen Goldschmidt, Kane Ikeda, Michael Knutson, Oriana Lewton-Leopold, Palmarin Merges, Paul Missal, Roya Motamedi, Rory O'Neal, Nathan Orosco, Angela Passalacqua, , Theresa Redinger, Charles Siegfried, Christopher Shotola-Hardt, Stephan Soihl, Mandy Stigant, Sue Tower, Steve Tilden, Judith Wyss


photoBlue Sky Gallery, Oregon Center for Photographic Arts
122 NW 8th Ave
Portland, OR
97209
Tel: 503-225-0210
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Hours: tues-sun 12-5pm, first thurs 6-9pm
E-mail: bluesky@blueskygallery.org
Web: www.blueskygallery.org

Dedictaed to exhibiting emerging and established artists that exemplify the finest in photographic vision and innovation. See website for current shows.


photoCannon Beach Gallery
1064 S Hemlock
Cannon Beach, OR
97110
Tel: 503-436-0744
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Hours: wed-sun 10am-4pm
E-mail: cannonbeacharts@gmail.com
Web: www.cannonbeacharts.org

The Cannon Beach Gallery is a program of the non-profit multidisciplinary Cannon Beach Arts Association (CBAA). The CB Gallery features the work of local and regional artists, both professional and emerging. The CB Gallery offers unique opportunities for artists at all stages of their career, through its featured and juried shows. The Gallery also carries a selection one-of-a-kind jewelry created by local artisans. Stop into the Gallery to find out more about all of the CBAA’s programs or visit our web site for additional information.

To Jun 12 Frame of Reference, a juried show featuring contemporary artwork that blends text and image. Jun 17-Jul 16 Landscapes, work by Sidonie Caron, Christopher Perry, and J. Scott Wilson. Jul 22-Aug 20 12 X 12 Annual Fundraiser.


photoCannon Beach Gallery Group

Cannon Beach, OR
97110
Tel: 503-436-1055
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Hours:
E-mail: info@cbgallerygroup.com
Web: www.cbgallerygroup.com

Jun 23-25 9th Annual Plein Air & More Arts Festival. Dozens of artists will be painting and working in various media from metal to glass and ceramics around town and on the beach. Adding to the weekend will be live music, gallery receptions, and a traditional raku firing on the beach.


photoCharles A. Hartman Fine Art
134 NW 8th Ave
Portland, OR
97209
Tel: 503-287-3886
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Hours: thurs-sat 11am-5pm
E-mail: charles@hartmanfineart.net
Web: www.hartmanfineart.net

Jun 1-Jul 15 Anna Fidler: Ettes and Esses.


photoDouglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery, Reed College
3203 SE Woodstock Blvd
Portland, OR
97202-8199
Tel: 503-517-7851
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Hours: tues-sun 12-5pm
E-mail: cooley@reed.edu
Web: www.reed.edu/gallery

The Douglas F. Cooley Memorial Art Gallery is the visual art museum at Reed College in Portland, Oregon. The Cooley produces three to four annual exhibitions of exemplary historical and contemporary work from outside the region.

Enhances the academic offerings of Reed College with a diverse range of scholarly exhibitions, lectures, and colloquia in its role as a teaching gallery. See website for current shows.


photoElizabeth Leach Gallery
417 NW 9th Ave
, (at Flanders)

Portland, OR
97209
Tel: 503-224-0521
Fax:
503-224-0844
Hours: tues-sat 10:30am-5:30pm and by appt
E-mail: art@elizabethleach.com
Web: www.elizabethleach.com

Established in 1981, Elizabeth Leach Gallery offers Portland's most comprehensive selection of contemporary art, featuring fine art in all media by established and emerging artists whose work is conceptually based.

Jun 1-Jul 15 Lee Kelly: Winter Garden at Muktinath, new work. Jun 1-Jul 15 Chester Arnold: The Song of the Earth, paintings. Jul 19-Sep 2 John Baldessari: Madame Cezanne's Hairdos, prints.

REPRESENTING: Victoria Adams, MJ Anderson, Christine Bourdette, The Estate of Bonnie Bronson, Kavin Buck, Jaq Chartier, Judy Cooke, Claire Cowie, The Estate of Drake Deknatel, Justin Gibbens, Richard Gruetter, M.K. Guth, Ann Hamilton, Robert Hanson, Stephen Hayes, Sean Healy, Willy Heeks, Deborah Horrell, Malia Jensen, Lee Kelly, Justine Kurland, Isaac Layman, Dinh Q. Le, Charlene Liu, Emilio Lobato, Robert Lyons, Jinie Park, Joseph Park, Matthew Picton, Julia Mangold, Melody Owen, Joseph Park, Jinie Park, Ryan Pierce, Christopher Rauschenberg, Gregg Renfrow, Gustavo Ramos Rivera, Michelle Ross, Mark R. Smith, Barbara Sternberger, Hap Tivey, Anna Von Mertens, Libby Wadsworth, Joan Waltemath and Amanda Wojick.


photoHallie Ford Museum of Art, Willamette University
700 State St.
Salem, OR
97301-3922
Tel: 503-370-6855
Fax:
503-375-5458
Hours: tues-sat 10am-5pm sun 1-5pm
E-mail: museum-art@willamette.edu
Web: www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma/

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art features permanent and temporary exhibitions devoted to European, Asian, American, Native American, and historic and contemporary regional art.

Jun 3-Aug 27 Behind the Beyond: Psychedelic Posters and Fashion in San Francisco, 1966-71, 150 posters, photographs, clothing, and related ephemera that celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love. To July 16 Turned On! American Blacklight Posters, 1967-71, a small selection of blacklight posters and clothing that examines another aspect of the psychedelic aesthetic in the late 1960s. To Oct 22 The 60s: Pop and Op Art Prints from the Collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer and His Family Foundation, 20 prints exploring the role that Pop art and Op art played in the development of psychedelic posters and fashion in San Francisco.


photoImogen Gallery
240 11th St
Astoria, OR
97103
Tel: 503-468-0620
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Hours: mon-sat 11am-5pm sun 11am-4pm, closed wed
E-mail: info@imogengallery.com
Web: www.imogengallery.com

Imogen Gallery, a boutique gallery, can be found on the corner of 11th Street and Marine Drive, in a vibrant pocket neighborhood of downtown Astoria, known for its shops and cafes and attracting visitors and locals alike. The gallery focuses on contemporary works of all mediums by accomplished and emerging artists, with both local and international ties. Represented artists share the common thread of passion and professionalism for what they do, translating to original and compelling imagery. Imogen participates in the year round Second Saturday Artwalk with featured exhibitions changing monthly.

Jun 10-Jul 3 Darren Orange: Under The Surface, abstracted landscapes in oil, inspired by the power of the lower Columbia River where it meets the Pacific Ocean. Jul 8-Aug 8 Cynthia Lahti: Haunt. Lahti, a recent recipient of a prestigious Leon Gottlieb Foundation grant, brings mixed media drawings depicting areas around the region--places etched into to her own memory that are also significant to past generations of her family. Aug 12-Sep 5 Christos Koutsouras: Venetian Red for Despina. Celebrating our 5th anniversary with Christos Koutsouras's third solo exhibition at Imogen. Koutsouras brings a series of oil paintings exploring the lore of a fading fishing industry in the area. He focuses his attention on a union-built "net shed," still defiantly standing strong for over a century on the Columbia River.

REPRESENTING: Christos Koutsouras, April Coppini, Cynthia Lahti, Tom Cramer, Lauren Mantecon, Nicholas Knapton, Darren Orange, Bethany Rowland, Diane Kingzett, Jody Katopothis, Reed Clarke and Sara Tabbert are just a few. Please see website for full listings.


photoMichael Parsons Fine Art
716 SW Madison St
Portland, OR
97205
Tel: 503-206-8601
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Hours: wed-sat 12-5pm
E-mail: michaelparsonsfineart@gmail.com
Web: michaelparsonsfineart.com

The gallery is focused primarily on historic art made in the Northwest between 1850 and 1970, although we do represent many fine contemporary artists. We are primarily a painting gallery, but are also deeply interested in print making, sculpture, drawing, photography, watercolor, and ceramics. The gallery is very eclectic in nature, spanning 19th century landscape painting through abstraction, with an emphasis on mid 20th century artists.

Jun 7-Jul 1 Sandra Roumagoux: Coastal Observations. Roumagoux's new paintings express her feelings about the eternal beauty of the land alongside her concerns about its continuing degradation.

REPRESENTING: Contemporary artists: Melinda Thorsnes, Michael Gibbons, Eric Jacobsen, Sandy Roumagoux, Lisa Caballero, Alex Lilly, and Laurel Buchanan, photographers Mary Randlett, Dean Hanson and K.B. Dixon, potter's Mardi Wood and Chasse' Davidson. We also represent the estates of Jack McLarty, Howard Sewall, Myra Albert Wiggins & LaVerne Krause.


photoNorthwest By Northwest Gallery
232 N Spruce
, (downtown, across from city park and info centre)

Cannon Beach, OR
97110
Tel: 503-436-0741
Fax:

Hours: daily 11am-6pm and by appt
E-mail: info@nwbynwgallery.com
Web: www.nwbynwgallery.com

Established in 1987, the gallery represents original works by regional masters. A vision and philosophy of the real cultural value of original art and an appreciation of technique and craft define the gallery. Established artists whose works are recognized for their excellence & contribution to the Arts. Artists whose work celebrates the beauty & spirit of the NW. "Experience Regional Pride"... The Oregonian 1987 located in downtown Cannon Beach across from City Park & Info Center. Featured in Frommers & Oregonuncovered.com

June We are celebrating our 30th year! Look for our Landmark Sculpture Garden featuring contemporary sculptor Ivan McLean. Also in June: Angela Woods, contemporary oil paintings evoking a feeling or memory through simple compositions. Hazel Schlesinger, abstract and plein air oil paintings that speak of passion and love of place (she grew up in Cannon Beach). Jeff White, ethereal oil paintings of the clouds and cliffs of the Columbia Gorge. Jun 23-25 Plein Air & More Arts Festival. July Georgia Gerber, featuring a collector's selection of the renowned bronze sculptor and public artist's work. Gerber is know for her expressionistic and distinctive sculptures such as "Rachel" in The Pike Place Pig in Seattle. July 9-10 Meet memoirist painter and writer Cristina Acosta and artist Tolley Marney, who creates elegant equine sculpture with horseshoes as a working farrier. Christopher Burkett, photographs crafted by hand one at a time, in the manner of his mentor Ansel Adams. August Patrick Horsley and Natalie Warrens, fine American craftsmanship by the NW ceramic icons. Ann Fleming, figurative bronze sculptures that speak of the stories of our lives. Ruth Brockmann, glass masks and pate de Verre bowls by one of the founders of the NW Glass Movement.

REPRESENTING: Christopher Burkett, Georgia Gerber, Angela Woods, Jeff White Ivan McLean , Ruth Brockmann, Ann Fleming, Tolley Marney, Cristina Acosta, Wayne Chabre, Steve Jensen, , Hazel Schlesinger, Phillip Charette, Nelson Davis, Patrick Horsley, Natalie Warrens, , , Don Stastny, Chessney Sevier, Floy Zittin, Marvin Oliver, James Nowak, ,


photoPDX Contemporary Art
925 NW Flanders St
Portland, OR
97209
Tel: 503-222-0063
Fax:
503-222-3068
Hours: tues-sat 11am-6pm
E-mail: info@pdxcontemporaryart.com
Web: www.pdxcontemporaryart.com

To Jul 1 Tori: Masao Yamamoto, photographs of birds echoing the artist's belief that humans are just a small part of nature, and that humanity and nature are not disparate entities.


photoPortland Art Museum
1219 SW Park Ave
Portland, OR
97205
Tel: 503-226-2811
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Hours: tues, wed, sat, sun 10am-5pm, thurs & fri 10am-8pm. Admission: members free, adults $15, seniors (55+) and students (18+ with ID) $12, children (17 and under) free
E-mail: info@pam.org
Web: www.portlandartmuseum.org

Founded in late 1892, the Portland Art Museum is the seventh oldest museum in the United States and the oldest in the Pacific Northwest. The Museum is internationally recognized for its permanent collection and ambitious special exhibitions, drawn from the Museum’s holdings and the world’s finest public and private collections.

Jul 8-Sep 17 Jennifer Steinkamp, four video projections on the passing of time as revealed by our natural environment. Projected at very large scale, Steinkamp's works activate the architectural spaces in which they are shown. Jul 29-Dec 3 Representing: Vernacular Photographs of, by, and for African Americans. Brings together studio portraits from an important North Portland family album, vernacular snapshots, and Polaroids to demonstrate the rich diversity of African-American life and experience from the late 1800s through the 1990s. To Aug 12 APEX: Sam Hamilton, premiering the artist's feature-length film Apple Pie. To Oct 29 CCNA: Connecting Lines, work by Brenda Mallory and Luzene Hill on issues of violence against Native women, female empowerment, native sovereignty, and a rereading of Cherokee history.


photoRusso Lee Gallery
805 NW 21st Ave
Portland, OR
97209
Tel: 503-226-2754
Fax:

Hours: tues-fri 11am-5:30pm sat 11am-5pm
E-mail: katrina@russoleegallery.com
Web: www.russoleegallery.com

Russo Lee Gallery, led by Martha Lee, carries on a tradition of featuring the best artists of the Pacific Northwest region. Originally founded in 1986 by Laura Russo, the gallery has operated for over 30 years in the same space at 805 NW 21st Avenue in Portland. Russo Lee Gallery maintains its mission to represent regional artists and connect them with the local community through regular exhibitions and artists’ talks, and with a national and international audience through our website and regular communications about our exhibitions and artists. In addition to showing many of the artists and estates of those who inaugurated the gallery three decades ago, we have also welcomed successive generations of artists through the years, helping to foster Portland’s vibrant visual arts scene.

Jun 1-Jul 1 Michael Paul Miller: Wild Olympia. Sean Cain: New Work. Michael T. Hensley: Nocturnal Emissary. Jul 6-29 Whitney Nye: New Work. Anne Siems: Recent Paintings. Michelle Ramin: New Work. Aug 2-Sep 2 Christopher Russell: New Paintings. Sherrie Wolf: Recent Work.

REPRESENTING: Amory Abbott, James Allen, Jay Backstrand, Marlene Bauer, Frank Boyden, Michael Brophy, Louis Bunce, Sean Cain, Francis Celentano, Robert Colescott, Michael Dailey, Judith Poxson Fawkes, Tom Fawkes, Cie Goulet, Gregory Grenon, Sally Haley, Jo Hamilton, Roll Hardy, Manuel Izquierdo, Jackie K. Johnson, Fay Jones, Mary Josephson, Mel Katz, Connie Kiener, Michihiro Kosuge, Dana Lynn Louis, Rae Mahaffey, Michael Paul Miller, Carl Morris, Whitney Nye, Kim Osgood, Geoffrey Pagen, Lucinda Parker, J.D. Perkin, Jack Portland, Jan Reaves, Rene Rickabaugh, Christopher Russell, Michele Russo, David Schwarz, Anne Siems, Eric Stotik, Margot Voorhies Thompson, Samantha Wall, Gina Wilson, Sherrie Wolf


photoWhite Bird Gallery
251 N Hemlock St
Cannon Beach, OR
97110
Tel: 503-436-2681
Fax:

Hours: thurs-mon 11am-5pm tues & wed by appt
E-mail: info@whitebirdgallery.com
Web: www.whitebirdgallery.com

White Bird has been exhibiting painting, sculpture, prints, photographs, glass and jewellery since 1971. It was one of the first galleries to fully incorporate fine art with fine craft. Leading the development of Cannon Beach's thriving art community, White Bird is recognized at a regional and national level.

To Jun 19 Real | Surreal, artists using subjects of nature and humanity in artworks with surrealistic tendencies. Featuring Faryn Davis, Ken Grant, Robin & John Gumaelius, Anne John, and Cindy Searles. Jun 23-25 Plein Air & More Arts Festival. Jul 1-Aug 28 Summer Group Show: Northwest Perspectives, featuring established and emerging artists with distinct regional influences and subject matter.

REPRESENTING: Royal Nebeker, Ken Grant, Robert Schlegel, Christopher Mathie, Randall Tipton, Lisa Lamoreaux, Bennet Norrbo, Shirley Gittelsohn, Norman Lallberte, Pamela Kroll, Anne John, Barry McAlister, Arleigh Wood, Wally Schwab, Dave Robertson, Yoshiro Ikeda, Karl Yost, David and Boni Deal, Randolph Silver, Jacquline Hurlbert, Josh Rodine, Aimee Dieterle, Scott Johnson, River Burke, Tana Acton, Dawn Estrin


 

 
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