By Susan Gallacher-Turner Megan Delius and Shelley Hershberger This year, Portland Open Studios paired up 21 artists with about 40 students in a new mentorship education program. Students from four area high schools, Wilson, Century, Grant and Arts & Communications Academy were offered a unique learning opportunity to work with artists in their studios during […]
Works of Faith exhibit features two Portland Open Studios artists: Jan Von Bergen & Susan Gallacher-Turner.
Text Panel by Jan VonBergen Works of Faith, juried art exhibit, is a mixed media art show featuring paintings, prints, drawings and sculpture that express faith and a celebration of the gifts of God and discovery of God’s presence in human life. Jan Von Bergen’s print piece, Text Panel, won honorable mention and a $100 […]
Barbed Bird by Carole Zoom Carole Zoom’s wood block prints and Andy Paiko’s blown glass vases were among the gifts taken by Mayor Sam Adams on his Goodwill Trade Tour of Japan. When city staffers visited Carole Zoom’s studio during Portland Open Studios tour in October, they saw a connection between Carole’s prints and Japan’s […]
Museum of Contemporary Craft Showcases Portland Open Studio Tour Artists March 3 – April 4, 2009 Above, the Community Showcase on the second floor of the museum. Come and marvel at a wood-turned cowboy hat, fused glass, woven and ceramic vessels, a hand-printed art book, knitted wire and bead choker, and sculptures made with aluminum […]
Brenda Boylan at the Office of Commissioner Dan Saltzman First Thursday June 5th, 2008 5:00 – 7:00pm 1221 SW 4th Ave. Rm 230 Portland, OR 97204 503/823-4151 Brenda will have pastel works from a trip to Lopez Island, WA on display as well as some of her newer pieces. Below, Watmough Bay, Lopez Island, 9″x12″, […]