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May 2021 Virtual Exhibit

Here is our video of the May 2021 virtual exhibition of art in the Art Presence Art center gallery. This includes Petlandia, our current member artist benefit show of pet-themed art to support C.A.T.S. Please share! The post May 2021 Virtual Exhibit…

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May 2021 Art Exhibits

Art Presence Art Center announces new hours beginning this month! The gallery is now open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 12–5 pm. Don’t miss “Petlandia,” a benefit exhibit for C.A.T.S presented by the members of Art Presence. 6” x 6” paintings of pets cover the back wall starting April 30 and remain on display […]

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Arts & Letters May Author Reading: Diane Wallace

Art & Letters Author Reading on Zoom at 5pm on Friday, May 14, with Diane Wallace reading from her new coloring book story, Aunt in the Amazon

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Belinda Moffit

My name is Belinda Moffit, I am an Oregon-raised, Asia-influenced oil portrait painter. The rugged, wild Oregon coast was the childhood home where I learned to love art. My parents lovingly encouraged me. The small, artistic community of Brookings show…

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April 2021 Press Release

The featured Gallery artist for May 2021 is Sherry McCowan. The Salon artist for May is Jeanne LaRae. April 1 – April 31Featured Gallery Artist Sherry McCowan I have enjoyed painting for many years, beginning my journey as a self-taught artist. A…

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VIDEO: Judy Hilyard Author Reading

Couldn’t join us for the Arts & Letters Judy Hilyard Author Reading on Zoom? No worries! You can watch the view of her author reading here!

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VIDEO: Judy Hilyard Author Reading

Couldn’t join us for the Arts & Letters Judy Hilyard Author Reading on Zoom? No worries! You can watch the view of her author reading here!

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April 2021 Art Exhibits

Our expectations of change are filled with hope as we are open for another month to share the art of many fine artists and craftsmen. Seeing and absorbing art is a part of our lives that we cannot ignore. Join us for a brief but important respite to inspire you and give you some peace.
–Anne Brooke

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ART BEYOND: Saturday in the Park – Invitation from Sarah F Burns to participate

Art Beyond Lithia Park Plein air Painting Event with Sarah F Burns. Painting shown here by Sarah F Burns

I’m working with the Schneider Museum of Art organizing a couple of plein air events this summer as part of their exhibition ART BEYOND. Please consider participating in the Lithia Park Painting Event Saturday, June 19th. There is no limit to the number of artists who would like to go out and paint, but we can exhibit the work of the first 30 to register. The show is called ART BEYOND: Saturday in the Park – it’s a snapshot of a day in the park. Exhibition at ScienceWorks in partnership with SMA. Also – it says painting, but of course any media that you like is welcome! Please register right away! I want you in the show!

ART BEYOND Lithia Park Plein Air Painting Event Lithia Park Plein Air Painting Event

Date: Saturday, June 19thTime: 9am-7pm

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Arts & Letters April Author Reading – Judy Hilyard

Judy Hilyard reads from her vivid and engaging book, Soul Companion: A Memoir, on April 9 at 5:00pm. FREE event. Visit this post to register.

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