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Ashland Gallery Assn August Exhibits

ARTISTS ARE CREATING AND SELLING BEAUTIFUL ARTWORK!

During this time, we invite you to see what our member businesses and artists are up to. Many are offering private or virtual tours and free shipping or curbside pick-up of artwork!

Don’t forget to visit their websites either! Many are open. 

Visit our website for links to our member galleries and artist websites and to view the online version of the 2020 Ashland Gallery Guide
www.ashlandgalleries.com

Here is a sampling of our August Spotlight Artists & Galleries…

Schneider Museum of Art 
Migrating Bodies: For(saking) Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness

Co-curated by Jill Hartz, former executive director of the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon, Richard Herskowitz, artistic and executive director of the Ashland Independent Film Festival (AIFF), and Scott Malbaurn, director of the Schneider Museum of Art.

Humans have always been on the move. From nomads to nation builders, we have sought a better life, however we’ve chosen to define that goal. The causes of migration and displacement– including climate change and its attendant famines, fires, and 500-year floods that are now happening yearly; war; religious persecution; slavery; and commerce– seem unending and are, if anything, growing more dire.

On View: August 6th, 2020 – October 10th, 2020

https://sma.sou.edu/

Image Caption: Passage, 2017, Still from Three Channel HD Projection 18:49 min Edition of 10 + 2 AP, Mohau Modisakeng

Gallery Karon
Images Thru the Eye of the Photographer II

All Photography Show

We’re open and ready to welcome you! Photography is so important to Ashland and we are continuing our show through August with new pieces. The images are varied and so are the techniques. Some are on fine photographic paper, some on canvas, some on metal.Just for fun, the main wall was produced with a centerpiece of baboons in Africa by Judy Benson La Nier. Right below is a whole baboon family featuring our famous stuffed toy animals (not real of course). Surrounding the scene are various wild animal photos by Jim Langhofer who is soon returning to Ashland. Historic views are covered by Terry Skibby,  Ashland’s premier Historic Commissions photographer. There is a black and white section for lovers of that style of photography. Next to it are some wonderful scenic panoramas depicting places you’d like to be right now but can’t get to. Lastly there’s a fantastic portrait by Pam Danielle of “Gramma Boom” as you’ve never seen her before!

Pop on your mask and come see Gallerie Karon! We are keeping our regular hours. Tuesday through Saturday from 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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Stay Posted for Updates on A Taste of Ashland 2020!

Join us August 29-30, 2020 for a VIRTUAL Taste of Ashland!Please visit the “A Taste of Ashland” website for current updates and information.

A TASTE OF ASHLAND
Saturday & Sunday,
August 29 & 30
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
A Taste of Ashland is the premier event for support of the Ashland Gallery Association.

Typically, foodies, wine connoisseurs and art lovers from all over flock to picturesque Ashland, Oregon and partake in a remarkable weekend of art, food and fun. With the health and safety of our community as well as COVID19 guidelines set forth by our state government the 2020 Taste of Ashland will be both an at home art collaboration with a limited edition coloring book as well as a virtual event featuring gallery tours, interviews, chef demonstrations and a raffle with amazing gifts that you can win.

The Limited Edition Coloring Book is a great way to escape, decompress and create a collaboration between you and all of the local artists who have created pages for this project. Each page is inspired by our local bounty and community. Tickets are still available and quantities are limited so don’t miss out.

For more information about A Taste of Ashland, please email
[email protected].

Image Caption: A Taste of Ashland poster artwork by Jeanne LaRae Lagano

Studio 151

151 N Pioneer Street, Ashland, OR 97520

Studio 151 is located at 151 N. Pioneer Street in Ashland and features mixed media sculptural art by Elizabeth York. Artwork includes: two books of spontaneous art therapy unwinding early trauma, a series investigating “time”, sacred geometry including the sri yantra, Buddhas composed in wall relief form and a variety of animals and birds. Recent work focuses on abstract sculptural figures.

Open most First Fridays in 2020, and by appointment via email through the website.
Other artists will show their work in the studio periodically. Check the website for a preview of the gallery and additional information regarding events.

All proceeds from Elizabeth York’s art support Shine a Light, a 501(c)3 organization committed to raising awareness about, preventing and rehabilitating victims of sex trafficking locally and abroad. iwillshinealight.org

studio151ashland.com
Image Caption: Arabesque Hummingbird, Sculpture, Elizabeth York

Studio A.B.
Ann DiSalvo and Bruce Allen Bayard

621 A Street, Ashland, OR 97520
541-482-2253Open most days 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Studio A.B is the gallery and workspace for artists Ann DiSalvo and Bruce Allen Bayard. Ann works in dry media: charcoal, pastel, graphite. Bruce creates photo-based, digital collage. We always have artwork on exhibit. Additionally, we offer the following services: Illustration, Editing, Photoshop, Graphic Design, Tutoring (drawing and Photoshop).

http://studioa-b.com

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Ashland Gallery Association

The Ashland Gallery Association is a non-profit organization with a membership of over 30 art galleries and working studios, as well dozens of individual artists.  For over 20 years, the AGA has been supporting Ashland’s visual arts community through local events including, the monthly First Friday Art Walk, A Taste of Ashland, food, wine, and art festival held each April, Ashland Open Studio Tour held annually in October, as well as through student art programs and the annual March Student Exhibit which showcases the talent of young artists in the community.

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