Trending Articles

Friends of SOAR

For great posts about the business of art, check out The Artsy Shark HERE!
ArtistsBillofRights.org reviews competitions and appeals seeking creative content, listing those that respect your copyrights and highlighting those that don't. Art Matters! publishes calls to artists, and not all of them may be compliant with ABoR's standards. Visit their site to learn more.
We support the Embedded Metadata Manifesto.  Metadata is information such as copyright notice and contact info you can embed in your images to protect your intellectual property, save time when uploading to social sites and promote your art. Click to visit the site and learn more.

Reception for New Art Exhibits at Rogue Gallery

www.roguegallery.org 40 South Bartlett Street Medford Oregon 97501 541-772-8118

Art Reception for new exhibits at the Rogue Gallery on January 19, 2017 Main Gallery exhibit Human Connection: Figurative Paintings by Karen Staal Exhibit date: January 5–February 16, 2018

Working in oil and acrylic, Ashland artist Karen Staal creates figurative paintings. She refines the figures to their essence, creating new harmonies with line, shape, and color. By her use of negative space, she evokes a narrative or relationship that expresses unity and joy.

This exhibit spans several decades of figurative paintings by Karen Staal. Each of the paintings presents the figures as connected and one with the canvas. Serene swimmers by the pool, jazz musicians at their instruments, embracing couples, and individuals in quiet contemplation are reverently interpreted, creating paintings of calmness and peace. Karen has exhibited throughout Oregon and California. She holds a BFA from the San Francisco Art Institute.

Community Gallery Exhibit

Rogue Impressions and Beyond: paintings

Continue reading Reception for New Art Exhibits at Rogue Gallery

Impressionism: 150 Years and Still Fabulous at Rogue Gallery

Bountiful Garden, by Marilyn Hurst

New Exhibits at Rogue Gallery Community Gallery Exhibit Impressionism: 150 Years and Still Fabulous, Works by Rogue Gallery Artist Members June 2 – July 7, 2017, Reception: Friday, June 16, 5-8pm Bountiful Garden, by Marilyn Hurst Dancing Fields, by Marilyn Hurst Reflections, by Valerie Dann

Each year the Rogue Gallery & Art Center reflects on one of the great art movements of the past or present to inspire our member artists in their journey of creating original works of art. This year 23 artists created art with the Impressionist Art Movement as their inspiration. Works include paintings in oil, acrylic, and watercolor as well as encaustics, pastels, photography, and collage.

Impressionism originated in France in the mid-nineteenth century, with the emphasis on the visual impression of the moment. The artists working in the Impressionist style seek to capture the reflection of light, atmospheric essence, as well as

Continue reading Impressionism: 150 Years and Still Fabulous at Rogue Gallery

Rogue Gallery August 2016 Exhibits & News

Image of Hyrum Cyrus, a fictitious animal scukpture made from recycled auto parts by Jud Turner

IN THE MAIN GALLERY Jud Turner, BARTHOLOMEW THE RHINO, sculpture

MYSTERIOUS CREATURES: James Deeb, Justin Diggle, and Jud Turner August 5 – September 16, 2016 Reception: Friday, August 19, 5–8pm

“Acrophobia,” by James Deeb

This exhibit features Illinois painter James Deeb, Utah printmaker Justin Diggle, and Eugene sculptor Jud Turner. Inspired by German Expressionism, James Deeb’s thickly textured oil paintings provide a dark satirical commentary on everyday life. Modern society’s pervasive use of surveillance is the central theme of the hauntingly stark black and white etchings of Justin Diggle. Jud Turner uses found objects, welded steel, and re-purposed items to create eerily beautiful assemblage sculptures which reflect the exhilarations and anxieties of industrialized society.

Jud Turner

Oregon artist Jud Turner has been working with found or repurposed objects and welded steel for over 20 years. His work has been featured in hundreds of exhibitions and is in public

Continue reading Rogue Gallery August 2016 Exhibits & News

Rogue Gallery June 2016 Exhibits and Events

Rogue Gallery and Art center logo Medford Oregon

Be sure to check out this overview of Rogue Gallery June 2016 Exhibits and Events so you don’t miss out on the art exhibits you want to see & art events you want to participate in!

Continue reading Rogue Gallery June 2016 Exhibits and Events