Guest Exhibits

Dia de los Muertos Art Exhibit…Coming Soon!

Posted by on Sep 23, 2014 in Dia de los Muertos Exhibit, Events, Guest Exhibits | 0 comments

Dia de Los Muertos Day of the Dead October 2014 Art Exhibitat Art Presence Art Center, Jacksonville, Oregon Reception October 4, 2014

Save the reception date of Saturday, October 4, 2014, to experience a double fiesta! In addition to many fun Dia de los Muertos activities at Art Presence Art Center and outside on the lawn in front from 1-4pm, our neighbor, Jacksonville Chiropractic Clinic, is cosponsoring the first annual Jacksonville Health Fair to benefit La Clinica. The grounds of Jacksonville’s historic courthouse will be filled with health care vendor booths and their speakers will be presenting in our conference room upstairs from the gallery form 10am – 3pm. Come to Art Presence for a colorful and fun Dia de los Muertos art exhibit and to hear health care wisdom that will keep you from being celebrated for Dia de los Muertos before your time! We will provide further details soon, but for now, please plan to join us for a super fun and informative early autumn Saturday!

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Artist’s Workshop 30th Annual Show & Sale

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Artist's Workshop annual Show, Events, Guest Exhibits | 0 comments

 

 

Humbug Creek Road, Watercolor by Dolores Ribal

Humbug Creek Road
Watercolor Painting by Dolores Ribal

 

You are invited to the Artist’s Workshop’s 30th Annual Art Show and Sale August 1-24 at Art Presence Art Center, located on the corner of 5th and “D” streets in Jacksonville, Oregon. The gallery will be open from 10 am–6 pm Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from August 1– 24. A “Meet the Artists Reception” will be held on Saturday, August 2nd from 3:00-6:00 PM.

Autumn in the Applegate, oil by Carolyn Roberts

Autumn in the Applegate
Oil by Carolyn Roberts

The show features southern Oregon artists working in a variety of techniques, mediums, and styles. Artists include: Wendy Adler, Raye Aubin, Bruce Barnes, Betty Barss, Steve Bennett, Sue Bennett, Peter Coons, Susan DeRosa, Rick Evans, Georganna Happel, Mae Heideman, Marilyn Hurst, Eleanor Lippman, Katherine Lundgren, Charlotte Peterson, Dolores Ribal, Carolyn Roberts, Janice Rosenberg, and Founder, Elaine Witteveen.

Red Lily Barn, pastel by Peter Coons

Red Lily Barn
Pastel by Peter Coons

Primarily painting “Plein-Air’ (Out-of-doors) and meeting at various locations through out the Rogue Valley, Artist’s Workshop is a group for artists in southern Oregon that meets informally on Mondays to paint, share knowledge and encourage artists in a friendly environment.

If you have any questions or would like more information about Artist’s Workshop, please call Rick Evans at (541) 324-7624.

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Art Presence Membership

Posted by on Jan 7, 2014 in Artist Demonstrations, Events, Guest Exhibits | 0 comments

If you are a member of Art Presence or are interested in becoming one, please join us for a General Meeting at 4:00 on January 9, 2014 at the Art Presence Art Center.

A great new year is being planned with thematic exhibits and co-ordinated events with the City of Jacksonville.

Our new classroom is just about finished, if you are interested in teaching or taking part in an educational offering, it will be available to you.  We are also looking at Life Drawing Sessions throughout the week.  We will offer the classroom to the community as well.

Art Presence membership runs from February to February and is $40.00/year.

Looking forward to seeing you there.

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Out of the Mainstream

Posted by on Oct 1, 2013 in Events, Guest Exhibits | 0 comments

Kathy Hoevet is part of the invitational exhibit, “Out of the Mainstream”.  Viewers are treated to exciting and outlandish images, filled with color and light.  Kathy is not afraid to use unusual grounds for her photos, adding interest and depth to the pieces.  See her work and that of 37 other artists from 11 to 4 pm.  Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, during the month of October.  A reception is planned for October 5th, from 12 to 4.Chaos on the Highway

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Artists Workshop Annual Show at Art Presence

Posted by on Aug 8, 2013 in Events, Guest Exhibits | 0 comments

The Artists Workshop presents its 2013 annual members art show and sale this month at the Art Presence Art Center.

Image of Painting: Jackson Creek, pastel by Steve Bennett

Jackson Creek, pastel by Steve Bennett

Image of Painting: Off Old Stage Road, by Peter Coons

Off Old Stage Road, by Peter Coons

Founded over 30 years ago by Jacksonville artist Elaine Witteveen, the Artists Workshop is a group of more than sixty artists from all over southern Oregon. The show features paintings from over twenty painters who work in a wide range of mediums including oils, acrylics, watercolor and pastels. Open for vieweing every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, August 2nd thru August 24th from 11:00 AM – 5 PM.

Image of Painting: Applegate Valley - Katherine Dyson Lundgren

Applegate Valley – Katherine Dyson Lundgren

Participating Artists: Joan Adkins, Wendy Adler, Rae Aubin, Bruce Barnes, Betty Barss, Steve Bennett, Sue Bennett, Peter Coons, Susan DeRosa, Rick Evans, Joellyn Fuller, Virginia Govedare, Mae Heideman, Marilyn Hurst, Katherine Lundgren, Christina Madden, Charlotte Peterson, Dolores Ribal, Carolyn Roberts, Janice Rosenberg, Anne Schurman, Deanna St. Martin, Elaine Witeveen.

http://soartistsworkshop.com

Art Presence Curated Exhibits for August:

Jacksonville Library:

Naversen Room

Now – September 30: Oil paintings by Art Presence member Linda Elesiya Evans.

Front Entrance

Now – August 12: Collage art by Art Presence member Cammy Davis.

Medford Library

Now – September 17: Paintings by award-winning watercolorist Dolores Ribal.

http://www.art-presence.org

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