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Unveiling of New Mural By Denise Baster in Ashland on Sunday!

Mural by Denise Baxter to be unveiled at the Ashland Food Bank - flyer

You are invited to attend a city wide celebration and unveiling of a recently completed mural, Seasons of Gratitude by Denise Baxter, Executive Director of the Ashland Art Center, located at the Emergency Food Bank on 560 Clover Lane in Ashland. If you are in or around Ashland this Sunday, August 3rd at 3pm, stop by to celebrate the new and largest piece in the City of Ashland’s Public Art Collection.

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What’s Next for the Ashland Art Center?

By Kathleen Davis, Nonprofit consultant Artist studios, gallery space, and a strong education program: a winning combination? Yes, indeed, the southern Oregon community has embraced the Ashland Art Center (AAC) which provides all those services in an attractive space on Ashland’s E Main street. The Ashland Art Center has enjoyed rapid growth in its five and a half years […]

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Announcement from Ashland Art Center Executive Director Denise Baxter

I have been given a wonderful opportunity to visit the town of Sayulita, Mexico. Two of my dear friends have built an amazing and artistic Villa overlooking the Pacific Ocean. They have gifted me a trip to experience this unique work of art named Villa Poema De Amor – Villa Love Poem. Tomorrow morning, Wednesday September 4th at 6:30am I will begin my travels to Mexico.

Longtime Ashlanders Zan Nix and Lloyd Haines created Villa Poema De Amore together. It is a beautiful example of craftsmanship filled with art from the local artisans. I plan to learn all that I can about its creation and the town it resides in.

Please follow me on Facebook as I get to explore Villa Poema De Amor and Sayulita. I will be posting throughout the day during my stay and hope to share my findings with you. I cannot wait to see what

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The Artist’s Voice, June-July 2013

We are very excited to share the latest issue of our newsletter The Artist’s Voice. It now has a new look by the new editor Ingrid Karazincir. Click here to read The Artist’s Voice This issue includes amazing stories about artists, their work, and how art impacts peoples’ lives. You will be moved by Denise Kester’s story of […]

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The Artist’s Voice, Jan-Feb 2013 Issue

Ashland Art Center’s bi-monthly newsletter, The Artist’s Voice is hot off the press!  Click here to download a pdf and read about the Art Center’s accomplishments in 2012, new Board Members and much more.

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SOLIPSA: A Feature Film Written and Directed by Richard Sangeleer and Produced by Denise Baxter (AAC Executive Director)

A small town is hit by an epidemic! Follow the lives of the two main characters as they struggle to survive at all costs. How fast can you run? How long can you hide? Who would you kill? Click to See the SOLIPSA Trailer. Cast and Crew: All local talent Filming Locations: Throughout Ashland’s community …

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