Harvest a Change of Season at Art Presence Art Center, Jacksonville, Oregon

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S E P T E M B E R 2 0 1 7 N E W S L E T T E R A R T E N H A N C I N G C O M M U N I T Y Our SHOWS change Bi-Monthly, please come and join us to view our new art and meet the artists.

THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATRONAGE & SUPPORT RAKU URN SAGE by John Dodero OREGON GREEN & WHITE by Tom Glassman THE COTTAGE by Delores Ribal IMAGE by Charlotte Wirfs TALL RAKU URN by John Dodero ARCHES by Tom Glassman FOREST PATH by Jessica Carrara RAKU URN PERSIMMON by John Dodero ENCHANTED STAIRWAY by Tom Glassman CHINA TOWN by Delores Ribal DRAWING 2 by Walt Wirfs Come and Visit Jacksonville Art Presence Art Center on the grounds of the Historic Courthouse

OPEN EVERY FRI, SAT, SUN FROM 11-5PM

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Third Friday Receptions for New Exhibits at Rogue Gallery

Assemblage piece by Leona Keene Sewitsky

The Rogue Gallery & Art Center will have a reception for two exhibits for Downtown Medford’s Third Friday Artwalk

Assemblage by Leona Keene Sewitsky

Main Gallery exhibit Scenes from the Unconscious: Micah Ofstedahl & Leona Sewitsky

June 23 – August 4, 2017, Reception: Friday, July 21, 5-8pm

 

Ashland artist Micah Ofstedahl combines the conscious observations of science with the subconscious imagination of the mind in his surrealistic acrylic paintings. Jacksonville artist Leona Keene Sewitsky explores the unconscious mind in playful, dreamlike, and mysterious sculptures created from recycled objects and papier maché.

Micah Ofstedahl was born and raised in Austin, Minnesota and holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts in sculpture and ceramics from Minnesota State University. Micah describes his work as an exploration of the unknown and the importance of its relationship to scientific and human advancement. Micah states, “I am constantly being amazed by the hidden beauty

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July 2017 News from Rogue Gallery

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Visions of Daily Life: Drawings by Walt Wirfs

July 14 – August 25, 2017

Walt Wirfs, LEONA AND FRIENDS, graphite

Reception: Friday, July 21, 5:00-8:00 pm

Jacksonville artist Walt Wirfs captures the everyday joy of friends, family and strangers with their canine companions in detailed graphite drawings. DOCUMENTARY SCREENING THIS SATURDAY As part of the Rogue Gallery’s Impressionism exhibit we are screening documentaries about important Impressionistic painters. The last movie in the series will be screened this Saturday at 2:00 pm. The movie lasts approximately one hour. – July 15, 2017, 2PM: Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec

NOW OPEN IN THE MAIN GALLERY

Scenes from the Unconscious Micah Ofstedahl & Leona Keene Sewitsky

June 23–August 4, 2017

Left: Micah Ofstedahl, STRANGE PARADISE 1920, acrylic Right: Leona Keene Sewitsky, SHIP OF FOOLS, sculpture Reception: Friday, July 21, 5:00-8:00 pm

Ashland artist Micah Ofstedahl combines the conscious observations of science with the

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ARTClectic Artisans Market

ARTClectic Artisans Market Announcement

ARTClectic Artisans Market

Jacksonville artist Walt Wirfs is the featured artist at the Art’Clectic December Pop-Up event during Victorian Christmas Days in Jacksonville. The art show will be held at the IOOF Hall, 175 S Oregon St. The show will be open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from Dec. 2, through Dec. 18th. Hours are 11-5.

Walt, who has lived in Oregon most of his life, started working in oils and watercolor at the age of 13. He enjoys creating plein air scenes of the area where he lives or visits. Recently he is focusing on places in and around Jacksonville, working in oils and graphite drawings. This work will be on display during the upcoming Art’Clectic Event. Walt is also showing at Art Presence Art Center, Rogue Gallery and Art Center in Medford, as well as Ryan’s Gallery in Lincoln City, OR.

Seascapes and beach scenes have always

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ART’clectic Artisans Market coming to Jacksonville in December

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“To Market, To Market” Art’Clectic Local Artisans Victorian Christmas Market

The Art’Clectic Local Artisans Group has created a “Pop-Up” event with 12 local artisans, offering an “Authentically Oregon” mix of fine artisan made items including Fine Art, Hand woven Textiles, Quilts, Furniture, and more. The Art’Clectic Artisans Market will be held during Jacksonville’s Victorian Christmas Weekends at 175 S. Oregon Street (IOOF #10) December 5-7th, December 12-14th, December 19-21st, Fridays from 4-8pm, Saturday & Sundays from 10-6pm.

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