Announcing Portland Open Studios 2018 Participating Artists

Portland Open Studios is pleased to announce the 2018 participating artists, in alphabetical order.  Welcome to the 20th year!!! Nancy Abens Dennis Anderson Rachel Austin Sherri Aytche Don Bailey Marcy Baker Davey Barnwell Paul Bartnik Serena Barton Dave Benz Tanmaya Bingham Don Bishop Brenda Boylan Charissa Brock Rudi Broschofsky Rio Butler Erin Cadena Kit Carlton […]

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A Word from the President – When I got rejected by Portland Open Studios

By Leah Kohlenberg, President, Portland Open Studios As we announce our latest round of Portland Open Studio artists, I am struck by how the blind jury process raises the quality of our group. Each year, three respected art professionals volunteer to review applicants as part of a jury and score them. This process ensures that […]

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Community and Volunteerism

By Samyak Yamauchi Volunteer Coordinator Many aspects of the 2018 Portland Open Studios Tour will be different this year. Besides the new presentation of the tour guide, we will be looking at ‘Community’ in a different way. We would like to build more community and commitment within our artist communities and our group as a […]

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