“Lithia Park and Beyond” Paintings by Joan Brown

"Gold Leaf" Oil painting by Joan Brown

Joan Brown is an award winning artist who paints an array of subjects, her oil paintings are noted for their light and color. This exhibit features her paintings of Lithia Park and beyond.

Nude: Group Exhibit

Mutual Respect by Ann DiSalvo

A group exhibit of 10 artists featured in the film by Greeley Wells.

April and May Watercolor Artist Beth Martin

I love the way a painting can capture a moment in time and take you there every time you look at it. Scenes that I see in the real world, visions in my imagination, and people – all inspire me. A member of the Water Color Society of Oregon and a published illustrator, I have shown in galleries, coffee shops, businesses, have paintings hanging in homes in Oregon, Washington and British Columbia, Mazatlan, MX, and have sold many cards. One of my paintings was chosen to be used for the Gala Forty Year Anniversary Ball for the Harlem Dance Theatre of New York, and shown across the country on Fox news and other advertising venues. As a professional violinist and retired string teacher I enjoy painting portraits of musicians. I participated in “The Color of Music” by Siskiyou Singers as one of the featured five artists. There are many ways to approach a painting: from life, plain air, photos, imagination. I love them all. I tend to use a limited palette, feeling this is harmonizing, blending colors both on the palette and on the paper. Water color seems to have […]

Celebrating the Arrival of Spring

Oak Leaf Studio celebrates the beginning of Spring with a show of pastel paintings highlighting buds and blooms in Ashland.

ARTIST AS POET

Tyger by William Blake

Examples of their poetry and artwork by our artists shown side by side.

April is National Poetry Month and we are happy to join in the celebration.

Tast of Ashland participant

Featured in April at Ashland Art Works: Wearable Art

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This month Ashland Art Works will feature wearable art: luxurient silk scarves by Connie Simonsen, and dazzling gold and silver jewelry by Ali Shannon. Stop by on First Friday, April 1!

Blue Moon Eclipse

Acrylic painting by Richard NewmanOne of a series of new abstract hard edge geometric paintings to be exhibited later this summer at the CVA galleries on the campus of Southern Oregon University.

Fine Wines and Felines

Cat on Step Sumi Ink
by Liz Sheperd

As you requested, all cats, all mediums.
Wild and domestic cats by our artists in watercolor, photographs, sumi ink, mixed media and tile.

Come celebrate our 14th anniversary! You’re invited to a wine tasting by Paschal Winery. And, as a participant in the Oregon Chocolate Festival, to sample chocolate from Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory. As always, live music. Hop on the trolley and join us!

“Dreams” Pegi Smith, Artist

Pegi Smith’s “Dreams” exhibit continues with her contemporary, acrylics.  Her work has often been compared with the ever famous artist, Klimt.  Pegi paints new pieces for each show, and this month is no exception.   While here, enjoy Pegi’s exquisite pieces together with music, vino and more.

Christian Burchard – wood sculptures, Karen Staal – paintings & Marcello Romano – photographs

Christian Burchard Acrobat #3

Christian Burchard skillfully manipulates madrone burl to create expressive wood sculptures, Karen Staal focuses on Jazz Musicians in this selection of paintings, creating new harmonies with line, shape and color. Ashland High School student, Marcello Romano photographs the nebulous night in his series, Stargazing.

The Haines and Friends Fund Annual Exhibit

The Haines Foundation Exhibit

The second annual exhibit featuring artists projects funded by The Haines Foundation

The Wonderful World of Wool with Jo Ann Manzone

Botanically printed vest

Jo Ann Manzone, a felter, botanical printer and dyer combines these skills to create her pieces for “The Wonderful World of Wool” exhibit. Liza Hamilton creates expressive animals, each possessing its own unique energy and presence, come to life in all shapes and sizes using only wool and a felting needle.

“Spirit of Spring” paintings by Art&Soul Gallery Artists

"Emerging"  Watercolor by Pamela Haunschild

Art&Soul Gallery presents our Gallery Artists in a Spring show of colorful and creative paintings evoking the spirit of Spring in a variety of mediums.

Three Student Artists Featured in March!

Three Student Artists from Ashland Highschool in March

This month Ashland Artworks takes great delight in featuring the work of three talented artists from Ashland Highschool. We are proud of the young talent in our community. Come and see!