Born Again Ghost by Megan McGuiness, featured at Tin Pan Alley

From the well-established Tin Pan Alley art collection to hopes for a High Desert Mural Festival, public art is quickly gaining steam in Bend. Cascade AE explores the importance, the need and the future of this growing movement. BEND HEADS TOWARDS LEGALIZING MURAL ART IN MAKERS DISTRICT A feeling of cohesive collaboration was in the…

Meg Kahnle

Bidding for the Silent Auction Runs Until August 20th, Wrapping Up With The High Desert Rendezvous Fundraiser. Nothing more clearly connects the natural landscape of the High Desert to its rich cultural history, like the exhibits at the High Desert Museum. Now in its 34th year, and with over 100,000 square feet of space, the…

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Jewell Elementary Parent Teacher Organization funded an all-school Artist in Residence with local artist Debra Fisher. The residency was March—May 2016. Students of all 23 classes, kindergarten—fifth grade, learned positive/negative design concepts, creating an original design, cutting paper patterns, building block prints and printing on fabric. The work of all 520 students was assembled into…

“Portland2016: A Biennial of Contemporary Art, curated by Michelle Grabner and presented by Disjecta Contemporary Art Center.” Central Oregon Community College, Pence Pinckney Gallery, is one of 25 partner venues around the state hosting exhibitions as part of the Portland2016 Biennial, curated by Michelle Grabner and presented by Disjecta Contemporary Art Center. Installation photos will be available. David…