Zoomtopia Opens!

Zoomtopia—a new creative space developed by Carole Zoom, a Portland Open Studios artist 2008-2009. Zoomtopia offers Portland artists and non-profits a home of their own. Opening reception: 6 PM Thursday, January 28, 2010 810 SE Belmont Portland, OR 97214 Building dedication by Mayor Sam Adams Appetizers by Wendy Weaver Frozen Yogurt by Active Culture Drinks […]

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Subjective, by Becca Bernstein and Gwenn Seemel

Gwenn Seemel and Becca Bernstein, winner of Portland Open Studios first Kimberly Gales Scholarship for Emerging Artists, have collaborated on an exhibition of portraits. Below, Artist by Becca Bernstein In this exhibition, Becca and Gwenn have painted themselves and each other, as well as their parents, partners, and other relations. Subjective consists of two views […]

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The Figurative Tradition in Portland

Eduardo Fernandez started Kenton Studio, a drawing and painting atelier well equipped for artists to come and work in the figurative tradition. The studio is offering the following workshops in addition to drop-in life drawing every Saturday. Workshops and dates below, please email or contact Eduardo at 971-998-3155 for details. Open Session Life Drawing Saturdays […]

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Kelly Williams wins 2010 RACC Project Grant

“Recovery Panes” by Kelly Williams is a multi-phase community project involving those who have been impacted by addiction. Participants will create a small encaustic painting representative of their personal experience, strength and hope. The complex elements of encaustic wax will uniquely allow a symbolic and cathartic exploration of their experiences. Participants will also share a […]

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