Attention Northern California and Southern Oregon artists: The City of Ashland, Oregon Public Art Commission (PAC) seeks qualifications of artists, or teams of artists, experienced in the creation of original, three-dimensional outdoor public art works.
The PAC intends to commission an art piece to be permanently installed on the Gateway Island located in downtown Ashland, Oregon. The total budget for the art work is $100,000. Artists should review the RFQ requirements before submitting their qualifications.
The deadline for submission is March 31, 2014.
Paula Kersch, Art Storm's Marketing Director, has announced that Art Storm, LLC is now working with PUSH Art Gallery to provide artists and art for display in their Ashland, Oregon art gallery.
PUSH Art Gallery is a new, innovative art gallery in Ashland, Oregon displaying contemporary art that will knock your socks off. Art Storm, LLC is also an innovative new company that aims to shake up the Southern Oregon art scene by promoting art and artists with an intensity not currently seen in the area. If you are interested in being associated with either of these two, up-and-coming companies, email Paula Kersch, Head of Marketing for Art Storm at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at (541)326-6422.
REMINDER: ART INSPIRES ASHLAND is taking place this Saturday at the Historic Ashland Armory - doors open at 6pm and presentations start at 7pm. Tickets can be purchased at the door or online for $25.
The highlight of the weekend will be three featured artists talking about their skills, inspirations and accomplishments in 20-minute presentations held at the Historic Ashland Armory on Saturday, November 16th, 2013. These three artists will also lead workshops during the day on Saturday, aimed at inspiring artists and art lovers.
The three featured artists are Juliette Aristides, classical painter, instructor and founder of Aristides Atelier at the Gage Academy of Fine Art in Seattle, WA., Reina-Marie Loader, film-maker of independent socio-political films from Vienna, Austria, and Lucy Knisley, illustrator, comic artist and author from New York City.
Just a quick reminder that Ashland’s First Friday Art Walk is tonight from 5pm to 8pm.
Art walk maps are available at the galleries and Ashland Chamber of Commerce. Here are a few of the galleries that participate...
ART & SOUL GALLERY
247 E. Main St. (541)488-9006
161 Fourth St. (541)482-3672
LINDY KEHOE GALLERY
296 E. Main St (541)482-3350.
337 E. Main St. (541)499-1468
JEGA GALLERY AND SCULPTURE GARDEN
625 A St. (541)488-2474
STUDIO A. B.
621 A St. (541)482-2253
The Museum will feature noted New Jersey artist Willie Cole with Willie Cole: Illuminations and Transformations which will include From Water to Light, an installation made from recycled water bottles, and additional sculptures. more...
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