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October Virtual Exhibition

Sneak a peek at our October Imaginarium: Light Up The Dark exhibition in this virtual tour before coming in to the gallery!

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October Imaginarium 2020

“Light Up the Dark,” our October Imaginarium 2020 exhibition, opened Friday, September 18 and continues through Sunday, November 1. This year the exhibition is an illuminating display of fun and out-of-the-mainstream art featuring unique paintings, 3D assemblages, sculpture, textile art, ceramics, lamps, woodworking, and glass works from over 26 talented local artists. Visitors can expect […]

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2020 Angels Show CALL TO ARTISTS!

2020 Angels Show call to artists – Time to create new angels to submit in November for our 8th annual show! Info & application form here

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Lucy Warnick Guest Exhibit

Lucy Warnick Guest Exhibit Lucy Warnick was born in the Chicago area. She began her art education at the University of Illinois before moving to the northwest. Then, she studied at Oregon State University under Nelson Sandgren. Sandgren, introduced Lucy to painting outdoors, which is still the foundation of her work. Lucy received a BFA […]

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July 2020 Virtual Exhibition

Art Presence invites you to its July 2020 Virtual Exhibition, our first virtual tour of the gallery. We hope that all art lovers who cannot make it into the gallery to see this month’s show in person will enjoy viewing it online. If you spot a work you’d like more closely or would like more […]

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Gallery Reopening Tomorrow!

Attend our gallery reopening tomorrow, Thursday, July 1! Summer Daze Members Show ~ Artists Workshop Guest Exhibit ~ Wear Your Mask! ~ Extended Summer Hours

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Gallery Reopening Tomorrow!

Attend our gallery reopening tomorrow, Thursday, July 1! Summer Daze Members Show ~ Artists Workshop Guest Exhibit ~ Wear Your Mask! ~ Extended Summer Hours

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Curtis Keeler Featured Artist at South Stage Cellars

Curtis Keeler Gallery Exhibit Announcement

Curtis Keeler Featured Artist at South Stage Cellars

SOAR member Curtis Keeler is the featured artist for June at South Stage Cellars in Jacksonville. His mixed media paintings are dimensional, colorful, and have a consistent dose of humor you will love. We adore the way he lifts key elements off the canvas by rendering them with recycled bits of metal. See them for yourself — Join him for a reception on 6/13! The Cellar’s receptions are generally from 5:30 – 8pm, but you might want to call to make sure.

South Stage Cellars is located at 125 S. 3rd Street in Jacksonville, Oregon. You can call them at 541-899-9120. Contact Curtis at 541-621-0667.

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Gallery Closure

After listening to members who are self-quarantining due to the coronovirus and those who are following instructions from the CDC and WHO, we have decided to close the gallery until further notice. Let’s all stay home and make art.

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Linda Abblett Show and Reception

Linda Abblett announces a show of her watercolor paintings at The Crown Jewel in Jacksonville. A reception is scheduled for Saturday, 11 of April from 4-7 pm.