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Workshop with Jennifer Anne

FRIDAY MAY, 18   5:30 – 8:30 pm (Studio 9) Come hang out Friday night in Studio 9 (upstairs at Ashland Art Center) and learn how to make a zine, create a fluxus box, or free flow with collage and drawing materials. Snacks and beverages provided. Jennifer Anne will present a demonstration on zine making. A zine is […]

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Spring Clean Sale & Sidewalk Sale

Friday May 18, Saturday May 19 and Sunday May 20.  A big selection of discounted ceramics will be for sale on tables in front of the Art Center. These items go quickly so be sure to stop by early. Some Studio Artists will also be offering markdowns on their artwork. Don’t miss this opportunity to acquire […]

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New Gallery Look!

The Board and member artists of Art Presence are immensely proud of our new interior! The most recent renovations were adding new art display panels and a new, more efficient hanging system in the main gallery. Save the date and join us for our Grand Re-Opening on Saturday, September 1, from 1–3 pm as we celebrate the renovations that have transformed our space!

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Gardens Gone Wild! May 2018 Art Exhibit

Gardens Gone Wild! Our member artists offer florals, paintings of gardens, and more to brighten your environment in a new exhibition, “Gardens Gone Wild.” Show opens May 4 and continues through June 17.   Free Concert Series Minstrel Streams will perform a series of free concerts at Art Presence this year. Sergey Oreshkin—whose blog, Ascentor, […]

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Phillip Young

Art Presence Member Artist Phillip Young Phillip Young is a painter, sculptor and traditional animator. Growing up as the only child of divorced parents, he became imaginative and independent as he went through a changing cast of parental figures in foster home situations, eventually being cared for by grandparents in Central California. The vast, open […]

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The Taste of Ashland 2018 – Saturday & Sunday April 28 & 29

The Art Center is gearing up for the annual Taste of Ashland weekend. We hope you’ll stop by to see what our studio artists have been up to and to sample the tasty food and wine from: Platt Anderson Cellars, Trium Wines, Agave (Sat only), Arbor House (Sun only) and the Brickroom.  You can find […]

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We are Ashland’s Favorite for First Friday!!!

Did you know that the Ashland Art Center has consistently won locals favorite place to celebrate Ashland’s First Friday Art Walk in the local Sneak Preview? We have Fun on First Fridays and we just added 2 more reasons to make the Ashland Art Center a must-stop. #1: Our new first Friday raffle! We will have […]

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New Kids Summer Classes Scheduled

The Art Center is offering affordable classes this summer in a variety of mediums. Some scholarships are still available. We have an exciting, fun group of classes and workshops for youngsters this summer: Creative Adventures with Deb Van Poolen (June 26, 27, 28 & 29 + July 24, 25, 26 & 27) Puppet Camp with Amy […]

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Student Art Show at the Art Center

During our March First Friday event we displayed the work of high school student Curtis Jones. Carolee Buck, one of our Studio Artists, has been mentoring Curtis, and her support and guidance of this talented young artist is much appreciated. The Art Center was happy to support Curtis and to help with his high school […]

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Rent the Center for a Special Event

The Ashland Art Center is a versatile, unique venue that your guests will enjoy. By booking the Center for your meeting, party or workshop, you are helping to support the local art community. Recently, the Art Center was delighted to host the Oregon Shakespeare Festival staff and visiting Board of Directors on the opening evening of […]

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