We have a jury!!!

This is an exciting day for us.  We have a jury!  Every year we look for an artist, a gallerist, and an educator to form our three-person jury.  In this way we are assured that we are giving opportunities to emerging artists while staying on the forefront of the Portland art scene.  We are honored […]

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Welcome to our 19th year!

Thank You to our visitors, artists, and supporters! As our year ends we celebrate the 106 artists that invited the public to become immersed in the creative process and learn about the expression of art. I visited studios across the city last October joining hundreds of patrons watching live demonstration of the creative process,

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POS artist wins First Place Rose Award

More good news from one of our own, Lynne Patton, who won the First Place Rose Award in the Oregon Society of Artists Rose Festival Show for her painting Copper and Roses. The reception and award ceremony was Sunday June 8th. OSA has been part of the Portland Rose Festival since the 1930s. It is […]

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Between Here and There: My Own Starlight Scope Myopia

By Paul X. Rutz Blessed with great hearing and strong night vision, Army draftee Lance Grebner was often assigned duty on night watch for his company in the Vietnamese central highlands during his tour in 1968-69. His story about how he became a go-to guy on the starlight scope brought up some Naval and academic […]

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Fellowship and Project Grants for Portland Open Studios Artists

Portland Open Studios would like to congratulate long time PDXOS artist Sabina Haque on receiving an Oregon Arts Commission fellowship. 2011 PDXOS Juror Modou Dieng also received a fellowship. Find out about all the receipients here. The Oregon Arts Commission’s Individual Artist Fellowship Program honors Oregon’s professional artists and their artistic achievements and supports their […]

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