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Fourth Friday Films, Alpaca Picnic and Call to Artists from Rogue Gallery

Fourth Friday Films, Alpaca Picnic and Call to Artists from Rogue Gallery

THIS FRIDAY, MAY 25 FOURTH FRIDAY FILMS Friday, May 25, 7:00 pm Local artists turned film-makers Bruce Bayard, Larry Lewis and Greeley Wells present the fifth installment of their Fourth Friday Films series. This Friday’s airing will highlight 3 short films by Bruce Bayard, Larry Lewis and Greeley Wells. Greeley Wells’ piece is entitled “Be Deep Into Presence” with the music of Jeff Pevar as the soundtrack.

This is the second to last of this series. The last film will be on June 22nd. Fourth Friday Films will take a break for the summer and return in October.

Films will be shown in the Rogue Studio. Attendance is free.

JUNE 9, 2018, ALPACA PICNIC Join us for Rogue Gallery’s Annual Alpaca Picnic. Meet alpacas up close at Alpacas at Lone Ranch. Rogue Gallery volunteer and native of Peru, Silvia Kelly, will lead a tour of the ranch followed by

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Palette Knife Painting with Silvia Trujillo May 19, 2018

Last year’s palette knife class was such a huge success that I’m offering it again!

If you’ve never tried painting with a knife, it’s a whole new experience. Knife painting is very freeing – particularly for those of you who would like to loosen up a bit with your acrylic or oil paintings. You will achieve a richness of texture and color like no other. It’s a great way to explore your medium, expand your art language, and create something new, fresh, and different.

Saturday, May 19, 10:00 am–4:00 pm

Palette Knife Painting Acrylic/Oil Discover the technique and secrets of applying paint directly onto canvas using a palette knife. With thorough instruction by Silvia Trujillo, you will develop skills that will enhance your work in value, design, and color harmony by adding luscious texture and rich color that will make your piece breathtaking. MEMBERS $65, NON-MEMBERS

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Rogue Gallery and Britt Blend Music and Art May 18th

Art and Music have always gone well together…. and that is why the Rogue Gallery and Art Center and Britt Festival are excited to blend music and art this year!

Mark your calendars for May 18, 2018, 6:30 – 7:30 pm for the Third Friday Downtown Medford Artwalk Teddy Abrams will be at the Rogue Gallery to talk about his passion – music.

Teddy Abrams is a versatile musician and widely-acclaimed Director and Conductor of the Britt Orchestra. He plays the piano, clarinet and composes. A tireless advocate for the power of music, Abrams fosters interdisciplinary collaboration with organizations including the Louisville Ballet, the Center for Interfaith Relations, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, the Speed Art Museum, and the Folger Shakespeare Library.

In addition on the May 18 Third Friday Art Walk, the Rogue Gallery will celebrate two new exhibits. The Main Gallery exhibit “Art in Bloom: Darla Baack, Vera Melynk

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Free Films This Friday at Rogue Gallery

www.roguegallery.org 40 South Bartlett Street Medford Oregon 97501 541-772-8118

Free! FOURTH FRIDAY FILMS March 23, 2018 7:00 p.m. Local artists turned film-makers Bruce Bayard, Larry Lewis and Greeley Wells present the third installment of their Fourth Friday Films series. This Friday’s airing will highlight filrms by Bruce Bayard. In addition there will be short films by Freeley Wells, and works by Larry Lewis. Films will be shown in the Rogue Studio. Attendance is free.

CELTIC CELEBRATION CONTEST WINNERS Another Sell-Out Crowd has a fabulous time! It was a wonderful night, abley MC’ed by volunteer Tom Hearon and graced by the songs of the Blarney Tones and a spirited Irish band, the Roaring Rogues.

From an incredibly talented group of singers, Jena Harris won the “Danny Boy” singing contest as judged by the enthusiastic audience.

The art contest was judged by Georgeanna Happel who chose Best in Show and the Honorable Mention pieces. The Celtic Celebration attendees voted

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New Exhibits, Starry Night Benefit Auction at Rogue Gallery & Art Center Sept. 2017

Detail of BECKONING by Linda Elesiya Evans BEGINNING THIS FRIDAY New Exhibit in the Community Gallery Pastel Vistas: Linda Elesiya Evans

September 1–October 6, 2017

Linda Elesiya Evans, MOUNTAIN GLOW, pastel

Reception: Friday, September 15, 5:00-8:00 pm With live music by Craig Evans on keyboard

Phoenix Oregon artist Linda Elesiya Evans oil paintings and pastels reflect her love of the beauty of the Rogue Valley,the coasts, wine country, and mountains. New Exhibit in the Members’ Gallery We have all new artwork from over 40 artists in the Members’ Gallery. Come in and see the art before someone else buys your favorite piece.

Janet Ekholm, CELEBRATION, oil pastel

Janet Ekholm, CELEBRATION, oil pastel

“Starry Night” A Celebration of Art & Friends Rogue Gallery’s 2017 Benefit Auction

Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 5:00 pm at the Rogue Valley Country Club 2660 Hillcrest Road, Medford

Our annual auction is our

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June 2017 Rogue Gallery & Art Center Art Blast

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Rogue Gallery & Art Center Art Blast – June 2017 Detail of Ascension by Vivian McAleavey FREE DOCUMENTARY SCREENINGS

As part of the Rogue Gallery’s Impressionism exhibit we are screening documentaries about important Impressionistic painters on Wednesdays at noon. The movies last approximately one hour. Screenings will take place in the newly renovated studio, with new comfortable chairs. Wednesday, June 14, 2017, noon: Edouard Manet​ Wednesday, June 21, 2017, noon: Edgar Degas Wednesday, June 28, 2017, noon: Pierre-Auguste Renoir Wednesday, July 5, 2017, noon: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec June 24, 2017 ALPACA TOUR AND PICNIC Visit the alpacas at Lone Ranch Sunday, June 24 at noon at at Lone Ranch located at 13856 Weowna Way, White City Rogue Gallery presents a tour and Picnic at Lone Ranch. Participants will meet at the ranch and then experience a tour by long time Rogue Gallery volunteer and Peru native Silvia Kelly. The

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New Exhibit in the Rogue Gallery & Art Center's Main Gallery PLUS Lots of Calls to Artists!

Barbara Mason, Poem by Paulann Petersen, Voluptuaries, Solarplate Intaglio

Barbara Mason, DISCREPANCY (detail), solarplate intaglio NEW EXHIBIT IN THE MAIN GALLERY BEGINS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 24 ILLUMINATED WORD Solar Plate Intaglios of Barbara Mason and Poetry of Paulann Petersen February 24 – March 31, 2017RECEPTION: Friday, March 3rd, 5-8pm

Barbara Mason, Poem by Paulann Petersen, Voluptuaries, Solarplate Intaglio Portland, Oregon artist Barbara Mason has created intaglio prints inspired by and infused with the poetry of former Oregon Poet Laureate, Paulann Petersen. The bold lines and expressive shapes in Barbara’s prints meld with Paulann’s poetic verse in a rhythmic, musical cadence. 2nd ANNUAL CELTIC CELEBRATION Support the Rogue Gallery & Art Center and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the art, music, food, beer, and friendship of the Emerald Isle, Friday, March 17, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

The evening will include: Irish food and beer Musicians performing traditional Irish music An Irish-themed art show A singing competition to select

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2nd Annual Celtic Celebration at Rogue Gallery – Call to Artists & More News

2nd ANNUAL CELTIC CELEBRATION at Rogue Gallery & Art Center Support the Rogue Gallery & Art Center and celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with the art, music, food, beer, and friendship of the Emerald Isle, Friday, March 17, 2017, 6:30 – 8:30 pm.

The evening will include: Irish food and beer Musicians performing traditional Irish music An Irish themed art show A singing competition to select the best rendition of the Irish classic, “When Irish Eyes are Smiling” with the winner receiving a $100 award​ The Irish tradition of good cheer and laughter Cost: $35.00 ($15.00 is tax deductible). Buy Tickets online HERE>> or call Rogue Gallery at 541-772-8118 CALL TO ARTISTS FOR THE IRISH THEMED ART SHOW

We invite Rogue Gallery members to submit a work of art for this event that is inspired by Celtic art and/or by Ireland. All styles and media are welcome. Maximum dimensions

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Rogue Gallery & Art Center February-March Exhibits, Reception Friday, Feb 21

Happenstance Transcendence by Karl Brake

Rogue Gallery & Art Center will have a reception Friday, February 21st from 5 – 8pm for two exhibits; the Main Gallery exhibit: The Rogue Community College Art Department Faculty Exhibition and the Community Gallery exhibit: Celestial Horses by artist Yeh Fei Pai. The reception is open to the public.

Main Gallery Exhibit The Rogue Community College Art Department Faculty Exhibition

Happenstance Transcendence by Karl Brake

February 21 – March 21, 2014, Reception: Friday 21, 5 – 8 pm

The Rogue Gallery displays the talents of the Rogue Community College art instructors. Works includes oil, acrylic and watercolor paintings, mixed media, ink drawings, works in porcelain, and ceramic sculptures. Featuring artists are Carl Seyboldt, Dana Bussell, Galina Milton, Irene Kai, Janet E. Higgins, Jennifer Eufusia, Karl Brake, Marilyn Michele Kunkel, Pat Enos, Phil Fishwick, Tommi Drake, and Walter Peterson. Executive director Kim Hearon says “The art of the Rogue

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Tickets still available for “Masqued Moon” ~ This Saturday, October 5!

Masqued Moon, by Katharine Gracey

Rogue Gallery & Art Center’s Annual ARTrageous benefit auction at Kids Unlimited, 821 North Riverside Drive, Medford, October 5 at 5:00 pm. Silent Auction & Cocktail Hour followed by Dinner & Live Auction; Dinner prepared by Jacksonville Inn Catering, Wine donated by Weisinger’s of Ashland.

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