Art Adventure Gallery
185 SW Fifth St. 541-475-7701
In September 2014 Oregon artists Tom Prochaska and Christy Wyckoff set out to follow in the footsteps of artist Charles Heaney (1897-1981), who was a significant mid-20th century Oregon artist known for his paintings and prints inspired by the landscape and settlements of Central, Eastern and Southern Oregon as well as Nevada. During August, Art Adventure Gallery features approximately 30 drawings created by the artists during their recent road trip as they traveled and camped at various places identified in Heaney’s work.
An opening reception is set for Thursday, August 6 from 5:30-7pm.
The Museum at Warm Springs
2189 U.S. 26, 541-553-3331
Royal Legacy: Honoring Miss Warm Springs Past and Present through September 13. The Harvest Dinner on October 10.
A.R. Bowman Memorial Museum
246 N Main St., Prineville.
Open Tuesday thru Friday, 10am-5pm, Saturdays 11am-4pm. Ponderosa Pine Capital of the World exhibit anchors the new exhibit space in the expanded museum. It includes The Woods and The Mill, two full size areas that highlight the workers, tools and history of the trade. Native American exhibit brings history of the people and land of Crook County.
727 NW Third Street, Prineville, 541-815-9857
Displaying the work of 23 artists including woodwork, photography, jewelry, watercolors, acrylics, art deco furniture and handmade scarves.
August 14 Prineville Art Crawl sponsored by Prineville Crook County Chamber of Commerce.
The Art of Alfred A. Dolezal
Eagle Crest Resort, 7525 Falcon Crest Dr., Ste. 100
Dailey, 10am–5pm. Original oils, reproductions, classes, gift shop. The eclectic paintings of Austrian artist, Alfred A. Dolezal combine illuminant colors with alternative visions of reality. These contemporary oils on canvas examine the deeper meaning of life and tell a human interest story. Combining profound messages with thought-provoking imagery and evocative symbolism, they are much more than a painting.
Juniper Brewing Company
1950 SW Badger Ave. # 103
Art & Beer: Inspiration and Fermentation thru August 28 in the brewery’s taproom.
The Art and Beer exhibition features over 20 of Central Oregon’s best known painters and photographers. These include award-winning painters, Shari Crandall, Nancy Misek and Linda Shelton as well as well-established Central Oregon photographers Kay Larkin, Gary Wing and Linda Ziegenhagen.
Maragas Winery Lattavo Gallery
15523 SW Hwy. 97, Culver,
The caricature art adorning the bottles of Maragas wines was created by Doug Maragas’ mother, Joanne Lattavo, in the late ‘50s and early ‘60s. Joanne was an accomplished oil painter with a renowned art gallery. From her collection comes art that will be initially displayed in the Gallery including several paintings by Lattavo, Flynn, Lessig and McDonald.
Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll
The downtown Redmond businesses present Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll August 21 from 5-8pm. Third Friday Stroll is an event that downtown Redmond businesses are hosting each month. Downtown businesses will keep their doors open late and local artists, entertainers and musicians will be displaying their artwork and talents for the Central Oregon community. Not only will there be artists and musicians, each month there will be a different theme.
Cynthia Claridge at 541-526-1491 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
827 SW Deschutes Ave.
www.redmondfol.org, Linda Barker at email@example.com
Photo essay by Jim Erickson, Nest to Fledge through August. Black and white photographs are on display by Redmond Proficiency Academy artists created in a photography class taught by Ethan Stelzer.
Summer and Sydney Lisignoli whimsical and colorful paintings as part of the summer exhibit.
Wendy Beth Oliver, a well-known local photographer, is featuring her piece, Irrigation, Summer Evening taken in a field outside of Enterprise, Oregon.
Redmond Senior Center
325 N.W. Dogwood Ave., 541-548-6325
Featuring the watercolors of Linda Shelton thru August. Exhibit hours are Monday through Friday, 9am-4pm.
Linda will be displaying her humorous and whimsical funky chicken series. She grew up on a ranch in South Central, Washington. Since youth, Shelton has been intrigued with how to transfer images, whether real or imaginary, from the mind’s eye to paper. After earning a bachelor of arts degree from Central Washington State College, Shelton joined United Airlines as a flight attendant. During her 30 year airline adventure, Shelton experimented in different art media, joyfully discovering what each amazing world offered.
Shelton’s chickens are a series of original paintings depicting the life of chickens—when we humans aren’t looking! Each painting includes a story about what’s happening at the moment the chicken was spotted!
St. Charles Hospital—Redmond
1253 NW Canal Blvd.
Thru September. Local photographer Gary Wing photographs.
Wing grew up in western Montana, and it was there in the Rocky Mountains he developed a love of the outdoors, either hiking or riding his horse in the mountains behind his house. Moving to Redmond in 1959 and graduating from Redmond Union High School in 1964, he developed a passion for the desert country and the Cascade Range.
Wing mainly enjoys the challenge of photographing birds, but also enjoys macro and landscape photography.
www.curlewphoto.com. Wing is represented by Circle of Friends Art in Tumalo and Fine Art America.