Blog (Art Presence News)

Welcome, May

April 27, 2024

Honoring Jacksonville Art Presence is delighted to present a special collection that captures the historic soul of Jacksonville. Our latest exhibition is a selective showcase, featuring pieces chosen from a…

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Explore Your Creative Side in April

April 2, 2024

Try your own hand at making art while hearing about the process. On Saturday, April 20th at 1:30 PM, join us for “Color With Ginna Gordon: Year of The Dragon”…

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Welcome April!

March 27, 2024

Honoring 60 Years of Andre’s Art, April showers bring local painter, Andre Satie, to Art Presence Gallery with a retrospective of her career. Known for presenting a unique and playful style,…

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Open Call to Artists: Jacksonville, OR

February 29, 2024

Art Presence Art Center invites artists of all ages and mediums to participate in our upcoming exhibition celebrating the vibrant and historic Jacksonville, Oregon. Whether you’re an emerging artist or…

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Member Artists Selected for WSO Spring Show

February 27, 2024

We are so excited! Two of our Member Artists, Deanna St. Martin & Sue Bennett have been juried into the Watercolor Society of Oregon Spring Show April 5-7 in Yachats,…

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February 2024 Newsletter

January 31, 2024

We are excited to offer a special showing this month in place of our regular Guest Artist presentation: Stephen Lyman Print – The Deep Grass Valley New residents of Jacksonville,…

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February Author Review

January 30, 2024

Book: “Year of the Dragon”, Debbie Chinn & Ginna BB Gordon “Year of the Dragon”, a colorful graphic memoir based on “Dancing in Their Light”. Written by Debbie Chinn and…

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Naked Art

January 2024 Newsletter

January 29, 2024

NAKED ART!It’s not what you think – it’s better! “Naked Art is not fully clothed – no mats, no frames, just open to view.” January is a traditional time to clear…

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December Newsletter

December 1, 2023

Warm, vibrant, joyful art Winter is the time when there is a hush of solitude; whisperings of a winter mind. The weather iscold, the ground hard, bears hibernate, and the…

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November Newsletter

November 1, 2023

Put your boots on! Sweeping plains, dusty wooden steps, tumbleweeds tossing across arid soil, hot colored sunsets, and the sound of hooves galloping conjure romantic images known as the American…

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