COVID-19 Update - Jackson County's Risk Category reduces to High as of May 7th. Click here for information about what is open and how you can support our businesses safely during this time.  Masks are required in all public spaces. Thank you for your interest and cooperation.

 
dancin wide
MOB 2019 Living in Ashland

May Visual Arts News

Ashland Galleries
May Visual Arts News

 
First Friday: May 7, 2021 

We're excited to share a diverse array of wonderful artwork created by our very talented artists this month. 

Don't forget to visit their websites for more information about business hours, current events, and upcoming opportunities. 

Here is a sampling of our May Spotlight Artists and Galleries. 
  
Please visit our website for links to our member galleries and artist websites, and to view the online version of the 2020 Ashland Gallery Guide.
www.ashlandgalleries.com
 
 
Painting of art gallery.
Ashland Art Works 
Celebrate Twenty Years of Ashland Art Works!

Join Ashland Art Works on May 7, from 3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. to celebrate the twenty years of Ashland Art Works being open! In appreciation of all of the support, the gallery has created a limited-edition thank you gift. Stop by and pick yours up. Ashland Art Works has even included a collage demonstration on Saturday, May 8. The celebration will take place throughout the year too! 

Hours:
Thursday, Friday, and Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday and Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. 

Address and Contact Information: 
291 Oak Street, Ashland, OR 97520
541-488-4735
ashlandartworks@gmail.com
https://ashlandartworksgalleries.wordpress.com/

Image Credit: 
Suzanne Etienne,Ashland Art Works, Acrylic

 
 
Painting of mountains and sunset.
Art & Soul Gallery
Fresh Paint: Acrylic and Oil Paintings by Jenay Elder

New year, new works, and fresh paint. This exhibition features acrylic and oil paintings by artist Jenay Elder that represent regional landscapes, and expressive scenes from our local parks, ponds, and neighborhood. Playful designs featuring terrestrial animals of all sorts are also featured. 

On May 7 during First Friday, Jenay will provide a live outdoor painting demonstration during the reception from 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. 

Hours:
Thursday 12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Appointments available too. 

Address and Contact Information: 
247 East Main, Ashland, OR 97520
541-488-9006
www.artandsoulgallery.com

Image Credit: 
Jenay Elder, Grizzly Peak Sunset, Acrylic
 
Gallerie Karon
A Work in Progress

 
Gallerie Karon is moving to 300 East Main Street at 2nd. As part of the move, the gallery is offering up to 50% off furniture, accessories, and ART. Stay tuned for the future reopening date and until then, stop by and take a look at everything Gallerie Karon has to offer.

Hours: 
Tuesday - Saturday from 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Address and Contact Information: 
500 A Street #1 at 4th & A, Ashland, OR 97520
541-482-9008

Image Credit: Vernon Lawhorn, Untitled, Medium Unavailable 
 
Abstract painting with lots of pinks.
Hanson Howard Gallery
Laura Foster and Wade Schuster

Wade Schuster is an artist and art educator currently living and working in Portland, Oregon. Schuster’s art practice explores perception, memory, and the everyday life of public space, using walks as a source of inspiration. Originally from Madison, Wisconsin, Schuster received a BA in Art Education from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire before moving to Las Vegas, where he lived and worked from 2005-2020. His works are held in both public and private collections, including the permanent collection of the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Living and practicing in Portland for the past twenty years, Laura is currently working her way through a mountain of cedar lath from an ancient deconstructed fence, wandering the aisles of the Rebuilding Center searching for scalloped trim, drawing and painting, and pursuing an MFA in Visual Studies at PNCA. She has a BFA in Painting and an MFA In Fine Art. Pursuing years of exhibitions, residencies, and grants, Laura also teaches.

Hours: 
Thursday - Saturday from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and by appointment.

Address and Contact Information: 
89 Oak Street, Ashland, OR 97520 
541-488-2562
http://www.hansonhowardgallery.com/

Image Credit: Wade Schuster, Wheat Paste Cover Stories,
Oil on Canvas
 
Painting of a small bird with a golden background.
Jhenna Quinn Lewis
 
Jhenna Quinn Lewis is a contemporary realist oil painter with meditative compositions that often feature birds. She is nationally-known and represented by numerous galleries, with paintings also in museums and corporate and private collections. In 2019, Jhenna received a spotlight in Western Art and Architecture and was selected to take part in Birds in Art at Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum for the fourth time. Her inspiration comes from connecting with nature, studying Japanese masters, and observing the tenets of wabi-sabi—the acceptance of transience and imperfection. Originally from Chicago, Jhenna has made Southern Oregon her home for 20 years now.

Hours: 
Appointment only. 

Address and Contact Information: 
541-488-2562
jhennaquinnlewis@gmail.com
jhennaquinnlewis.com

Image Credit: 
Jhenna Quinn Lewis, The Treasure Remembered, Oil 
 
Facebook
Link
Website
Copyright © 2021 Ashland Gallery Association, All rights reserved.

Our Mailing Address:
Ashland Gallery Association
P.O. Box 241, Ashland, OR, 97520


Back to News
APRCFeb2017
SponsorSOUad2017
Mountain Meadows
lil-tout8Rev--AshlandHillsInn
Brickroom
CallahansSummer
lil-tout1rev-AshlandSpringsHotel
Gateway2019
AFClilTout2017
Get Email Updates


We will never share your information with any advertiser or third party - read our privacy policy
We want to hear from you!
Ashland Chamber of Commerce | 110 E. Main Street. Ashland, OR 97520 | (541) 482-3486
Hours of Operation: 9am - 5pm, Monday through Friday
Have a Question? Drop us a Note
©2019 Ashland Chamber of Commerce
Site Handcrafted in Ashland, Oregon by Project A