"Wine Grapes and Butterflies," Handpainted Silk Wall hanging by Judy Elliott

“Wine Grapes and Butterflies (detail),” Handpainted Silk Wall Hanging by Judy Elliott

Exhibit of Member Artworks Runs August 30 – September 29

Don’t miss this “Harvest Crush” of art celebrating the beauty of the vine, the art of viticulture and the love of wine!  There will be plenty of locally created wine art to enhance any wine lover’s decor.  Meet the artists and view their creations at a reception on Friday, Sept 6 from 5–7pm.

"White Wine," Patinated Copper and oil painting by Randall Grealish

“White Wine,” Patinated Copper and oil painting by Randall Grealish

Special Labor Day Event!

The Art Presence Art Center Gallery will be open during the Jacksonville Celebrates the Arts festival!
Celebrate the arts at the open-air festival that has become a beloved Labor Day tradition with us, this year featuring new artists & artisans as well as many returning favorites.

Fine art, artistic crafts, entertainment and food await you on the grounds of the historic courthouse at 206 N. Fifth St.!

"Napa Vineyard," watercolor by Anne Brooke

“Napa Vineyard,” watercolor by Anne Brooke

September Artist Demonstration

Ron Moore shares framing & matting techniques. Date and time to be determined.

September Art Presence Curated Exhibits

Jacksonville Library:

Untitled painting of a vineyard harvest with tractor by Katharine Gracey

Untitled painting by Katharine Gracey

Naversen Room, Now – Sept 30

Oil paintings by Art Presence member Linda Elesiya Evans.

Front Entrance

Now – Sept 23: Tools of the home black & white darkroom by Ron Moore.
Sept 23 – Nov 13: Veteran’s Day exhibit of military memorabilia by Dirk Siedlecki.

Medford Library, Now – Sept 17:

Paintings by award-winning watercolorist Dolores Ribal.