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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Shawn Demarest in a Toast to PAN

Celebrate art, artists and the New Year tonight from 6pm to midnight in a Toast to PAN, Print Arts Northwest at Tribute Gallery, 328 NW Broadway #117, Portland, Oregon. On view are etchings and monotypes by Portland Open Studios artist Shawn Demarest, as well as work by R. Anthony Askew and Wendy Kahle.

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Nicky Falkenhayn and Sara Swink in Lake Oswego Show.

An exhibition including painting, ceramics, sculpture and jewelry features two Portland Open Studios artists in a First Addition townhome in Lake Oswego. Artist reception is Friday, December 11 from 4-7pm at 535 B Avenue in Lake Oswego. The open house and art exhibit dates are December 10, 11, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19 and 20.

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