Over a Dozen Portland Open Studios’ Artists Show their Love

The Portland Love Show began in February 2006 at Launch Pad Gallery with the goal of creating a safe and engaging space to highlight the many different types and attitudes that abound about Love.  Now in it’s fifth year, it has outgrown that eastside Portland gallery space, and comfortably  shows over 300 artists in the […]

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Portland Open Studios to be Honored at City Hall March 4th

Celebrate local art on First Thursday, March 4th when Mayor Sam Adams will honor Portland Open Studios with a Proclamation and unveil the organization’s 10th Anniversary Purchase Prize gift to the City of Portland. The 10 x 10 Show (all art 10 inches or less, in all media) features artworks by over 80 artists in […]

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Helen Hiebert awarded RACC grant and opens a new installation.

Portland Open Studios artist, Helen Hiebert was awarded a 2010 Regional Arts & Culture Council Project Grant. With this grant, Helen will produce a suite of six handmade paper and string drawings in an edition of ten which are based on images of knots. Each collection of six drawings will be housed in a clamshell […]

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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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