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AGA October Art Opportunities

Ashland GalleriesOctober Visual Arts News October = Art OpportunitiesWe’re excited to share a handful of fun art opportunities that are being offered to foster your inner creativity whether it be getting out and about or enjoying from the comfort of your own home.  Cheryl Kempner, Bird Bases, Ceramic2021 Outdoor Clayfolk Pottery Show & SaleOut of the FireSaturday, October 23, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.Clayfolk is excited to continue their tradition of having a yearly pottery show and sale! This year, it will take place at the heart of Downtown Talent where the Almeda Fire burned. Over a dozen Clayfolk Artists will fill the parking lot of the historic Malmgren Garage Building at 111 Talent Avenue with their wonderful clay artwork. Wake ‘N Bake Food Truck will be serving food as well!For those who are interested in attending, please click here for more information.  Roxanne Evans Stout, Scroll 1, Mixed MediaRoxanne Evans Stout, Seth Apter,

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GPMA October News

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October 2021 eNewsThe Grants Pass Museum of Art and Gallery One are enjoying the visitors who come to explore and purchase art. We are very pleased with the turnout for the membership exhibit. We have some new members which is very exciting. G Street is a hub of activity. The restaurants have been attracting a lot of people for both indoor and outdoor dining. We are sure this is increasing visits to the museum and gallery. We hope to see you soon! Thanks to the Reser Family Foundation for supporting the museum’s fifth grade field trips with a grant of $4000. We hope to resume the field trips in early 2022. Current Exhibition This exhibit is always special. Having our artist members creativity is a definite joy. This year 92 artists brought 147 pieces of art to exhibit. Be sure and visit. The quality and diversity of the art

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GPMA September News

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September 2021 eNews

The museum enjoys varying responses from its visitors. Here are a few examples:

I was with a friend the other day and she told me that she had been to the museum to see our latest exhibit. “Why didn’t you come and see me? I asked. She replied, “You know – it was so peaceful and the art was so wonderful, I really didn’t want to talk.”

Yesterday a couple was here and they had lots of questions. It turns out they thought Gallery One was the museum. (That is a common response from people who say, “we didn’t know you were here.”) They stayed a long time and had an interesting conversation with Kristen about various books in our library.

Today, our current exhibit artist, Ilene, brought some of her friends to see the exhibit and it was wonderful to hear her talk about each

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AGA June Art Opportunities

Ashland GalleriesJune Visual Arts News June = Art OpportunitiesWe’re excited to share a handful of art opportunities that are being offered this month to foster your inner creativity. Denise Miller, Sunrise on Lake Miller, MosaicThe Rogue Gallery & Art Center Berryman Gallery in The Craterian Theater at the Collier Center for the Performing ArtsDeadline: Ongoing (June – September) The Lindsay Berryman Gallery is a satellite exhibition space of the Rogue Gallery & Art Center, located on the second floor lobby of the Craterian Theater. The Berryman Gallery is open to the public before performances and to ticket holders during performances. Please see the Craterian’s website for performance dates. Artists working two-dimensionally may apply for solo exhibitions lasting approximately two months each, between September and June.For those who are interested in participating, please click here and visit craterian.org. Jerryck Murrey, Untitled, Acrylic Central Art GalleryDisplay Your Artwork! Deadline: No Deadline

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May-June 2021 Art Opportunities

Ashland GalleriesMay Visual Arts News May = Art OpportunitiesWe’re excited to share a handful of art opportunities that are being offered this month to foster your inner creativity. Allen Smith, Skin, Oil on PaperCentral Art GalleryDisplay Your Artwork!Deadline: No Deadline Central Art Gallery is a 650 square foot exhibition space located at 101 N. Central Avenue in Medford. The gallery will be offering exhibition opportunities for visual artists monthly during Downtown Medford’s Third Friday Art Walk. For those who are interested in participating, please click here or email all inquiries to [email protected] Sarah F Burns, Late Spring, Mistletoe Road, Ashland, OR, Oil on PanelART BEYONDSaturday in the Park: Lithia Park Plein Air Painting Event Saturday, June 19, 2021 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.Open to all, artists can come and go throughout the day. The general public will be encouraged to engage with the artists between 10:00 a.m. – 5:00

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April Ashland Gallery Exhibits

Happy Spring!We’re excited to share with you a diverse array of wonderful artwork created by our very talented artists. Don’t forget to visit their websites either! Many are open and offering appointments. Please 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 April Spotlight Artists. Thank you so much for your endless support!

Art & Soul GalleryBranded by Oregon, Watercolors by Betty Barss “Branded,” Watercolor by Betty Barss

Branded by Oregon is a reflection in watercolors by Betty Barss. Having lived in Oregon for over 47 years, Betty feels the irresistible influence of the landscapes, the plants, and the wildlife on a daily basis.

Friday, April 2, 2021, Art & Soul Gallery will offer an opening reception from 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. with appointments available at 30

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March 2021 Ashland Gallery Exhibits

Finch and Hiroshige, Oil painting by Jhenna Quinn Lewis

Check out the March 2021 Ashland Gallery Exhibits in this informative post. Images of one work by the featured artists included.

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GPMA February 2021 News

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Welcome to GPMA February 2021 News Letter!Below you will find an exciting invitation to our first ever “Virtual Black, White, & the Blues.” This signature fund raising gala was started in 1988 and we didn’t want to miss having it in 2021. The funds we raise at the event help sustain us throughout the year. This year it has to be virtual. We have lined up an hour of fun. We hope you will join us. You can click below to find out more, RSVP (the event is free this year), and even donate. Soon, you will also be able to preview the art and packages in the auction. AND, because it’s virtual, you can invite friends and family from all around the world to join you. We look forward to the event. AND In more GPMA February 2021 news … The museum is finally open!Thursday and Friday from

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February Fun! Visual Arts Events and Opportunities

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February Fun! Read this post for Visual Arts Events and Opportunities from Ashland Gallery Association + 3 artist opportunities to consider

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GPMA News January 2021

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Grants Pass Museum of Art shares it January 2021 news, 2021 exhibits, and upcoming art classes for the public.

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