All exhibits free unless otherwise noted.
BRING Gallery “ReCraft Bazaar,” exhibit of recent works by local artisans working with recycled, repurposed and reused items, through Dec. 31. M-Sa 8:30am-5pm, Su 10am-5pm. 4446 Franklin, Glenwood.
Fenario Gallery “Subcutaneous,” fine art by local tattoo artists, opens Friday, Dec. 4, through Dec.; “Retrospective,” continuing. Tu-Sat noon-6 pm. 881 Willamette.
The Jazz Station “From Mud to Bud,” relief sculptures of the lotus by Elizabeth Casey, through Dec. 31. Reception begins 5:30pm Friday, Dec. 4; $5 cover for music w/Andrew Mashburn 8pm-10pm. Noon-3 pm & during performances. 68 W. Broadway.
Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art “NewArt Northwest Kids,” through March 28, 2010; “Faster Than a Speeding Bullet: The Art of the Superhero,” and “Superheroes in Japan: 19th Century Ukiyo-e,” through Jan. 3, 2010. Free Holiday Family Day and Open House noon-3pm Sat., Dec. 5. 1430 Johnson Ln., UO. $5, $3 stu. & sr., FREE UO stu., faculty, staff and on home football game weekends.
Museum of Unfine Art “Family Consciousness Exhibit,” work by Jimmy, Sienna, and Seamus Mckenny, and Ella Ray, through Dec. 31. Reception begins 5:30pm Friday, Dec. 4. M-Sa. 11am-6pm. 537 Willamette.
New Odyssey “Music of the 60’s: Rare Photos of Janis, Ray and more,” photography by David Ball, through Jan. 31, 2010. Musicians’ Emergency Medical Association benefit 5:30-7:30pm Friday, Dec. 4, with music from Gaye Lee Russell and Paul Biondi. M-F 7:30am-6pm, Sa 9am-5pm. 1004 Willamette.
FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK
|Brotherhood of Meat-eaters, part of Andries Fourie’s “From the Heart of Darkness to the Rainbow Nation: South Africa Reinvents Itself,” at DIVA through December. In addition to First Friday, this weekend provides many artist studio sales, including the 2nd and Blair group, Faith Rahill and many more. Please see the Calendar for more info|
The walk has five official stops, listed first below. Most galleries open during First Friday offer receptions, some with food and drink and many with music, starting around 5:30 pm and ending about 8 pm.
Stop #1 Jacobs Gallery “Earth, Light and Stone,” work by Anne C. Godfrey, Scott Huette, William Pickerd and Jo Warren. Tu-F 12-4pm. Sa 11am-3pm. One Eugene Center (under the Hult).
#2 Studio West “This Land,” work by Michael Orwick , Blue Mitchell, Cheryl Molnar, Greg Mrotek, Erin Dougherty Williams and Joseph Fastaia, through Dec. Reception with glassblowing demonstrations and more begins at 6:30pm Friday, Dec. 4. Tu-Th, 11am-6pm. F-Sa, 11am-9pm. 245 W. 8th.
#3 Goldworks Jewelry Art Studio Work by Jillian Buffum and Merlyn McGarry, through Dec. Tu-F, 10am-5:30pm. Sa, 10am-4pm. 169 E. Broadway.
#4 Vistra Framing and Gallery “Miniatures,” small work by Betty Bredbenner, Diane Lewis, Don Prechtel, Ellen Morrow, Hazel Schlesinger, Jan Eliot, Jill Atkin, Kathryn Hutchinson, Kris Ibach, LaVonne Tarbox-Crone, Lynn Peterson, Marilyn Ditto, Marilyn Odland, Nancy Tongue, Pamela Hoffmeister, Patsy Hand, Rogena Degge, Susan Loudermilk, Susan Selig, Sydney Roark, Tim Giraudie and others, through Jan. 2, 2010. M-F, 9:30am-6pm; Sa, 9:30am-5pm. 160 E. Broadway.
#5 LaFollette Gallery Drawing and etchings by Eric Peterson, through Dec. M-F 10am-6pm; Sa 10am-5pm. 931 Oak.
Brenner’s Furniture Lighting installations by Stephen White; woodwork by Tim Boyden, Tim Neun, Tahle Patton, Jeremiah Polynone, Seth San Filippo, Kerry G. Wade, Tony Walters and Robert Woodson; and oil paintings by Wesley Hurd. M-Sa 10am-7pm, Su 11am-5pm. 151 W 8th.
David Minor Theater Work by Caleb O’Day Beauchene, through Dec. 180 E. 5th.
DIVA. “The Great Hall,” wall hanging installation by Kira Burge and Jessica Hickey; site-specific installation by David Teng Olsen; “From the Heart of Darkness to the Rainbow Nation: South Africa Reinvents Itself,” sculpture and painting by Andries Fourie; “Observatory,” an installation by Christina Kams and Gareth Spor; “Moment to Moment,” photography by Susan Sutton; “Plastic Presence,” painting by Sandra Kay Bulley, through Dec. Tu-Sa Noon-5pm. 110 W. Broadway.
DIVA Holiday Annex Work by Ruth Van Buren, Lin Cook, Stephen White, Barry Geller, Renee Manford, Gladys Bacon-Rust, Terry McIrath, Sarkis Antikajian, Dan Chen, Jerry Ross, Adrian Adam, Steve Rienmuth, Ellen Tykeson, through the holidays. 80 E. Broadway.
ECO Sleep Solutions Holiday Art Show and Sale, with work by Dena Amend and Tylar Merrill, through Dec. 31. 25 E. 8th.
Emerald City Jewelers “Places of Sanctuary and Legends,” oil paintings by Isabel Dutroncy, through Dec. 1351 Willamette.
Full City Café Work by Lucilla Butler, Debby Barich, Noelle Dass and Margaret Plumb, through Dec. 842 Pearl.
Imagine Gallery Holiday ornaments by Toni Zybell, Mazet Studios and Glass Weaver; miniatures by many more artists; “Framed Models: Architectural Fantasies,” by Kip Amend, through Dec. 35 E. 8th.
Karin Clarke Gallery “The Night Drawings and Other Late Works,” work by David McCosh, through Jan. 16, 2010. Tu-Sa, 10am-5:30pm. 760 Willamette.
New Zone Artistic Collective “Creations in Mixed Media,” work by Robin Marks-Fife and Loretta Kremp, New Zone Holiday Store, through Dec. Tu-Sun noon-6pm. 164 W. Broadway.
Passionflower Design Work by Mary Briggs, Barb Campbell, Katy Jane, Lynn Peterson, Sherri Pyron and Bev Soasey. 128 E. Broadway.
Studio Tre Amiche Work by Rogena Degge, Patsy Hand & Kathryn Hutchinson. 160 E. Broadway, Suite D.
White Lotus Gallery “Asian Art in Scroll Format: 19th and 20th century calligraphy scrolls from China and Japan,” through Dec. 24. Tu-Sa, 10am-5:30pm. 767 Willamette.
The 1032 “Porch of Distinction,” ongoing. 1032 West 3rd.
All Prophets Tattoo and Gallery Anthony Hale, Enuf, Desi, Rachel, various media. T-Su, 11am-8pm. 411 E. Broadway.
Backstreet Gallery Featuring Susan Weathers, through Dec. Painting, photography, ceramic works, mosaics, multi-media by Florence artists, ongoing. Daily 10am-5pm. 1421 Bay, Florence.
Beanery Recent works by Pam Enberg, Seja Stevenson and Barbara Weinstein, through Dec. 152 West 5th.
Cottage Grove Library “Visions of the Universe: Four Centuries of Discovery,” from the Space Telescope Science Institute and the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, through Dec. 11. M-T 10am-8pm; W-Sa 10am-6pm. 700 E. Gibbs, Cottage Grove.
Creswell Library “Paintings of the Old Creswell Schoolhouse,” by Sarkis Antikajian, Steve Cooley, Bets Cole, Rod Gillilan, Renee Manford, Vern Wright, Susan Warner Smith, Paul Bourgault, Paul Viel, Brooks Hickerson, Victoria Biedron, Horst Hittenberger, Jacki Lukowski, Jeanette Kingery and others, through Dec. 7. 64 W. Oregon Ave., Creswell.
David Joyce Gallery “Harvest Dinner Celebration: Six Years of Reflection,” photography by Dan Welton, through Jan. 4, 2010. M-F 8am-5pm.
Dr. Don Dexter Photography by Bob Keefer, through Nov. M-F 8am-5pm. 2233 Willamette, Suite B.
Emerald Art Center “Saving Sunshine,” work by Springfield Public School youth, through Jan. 12; “Side Canyons of the Grand Canyon,” photos by Stu Levy; work by Leigh Avery and Don Burgess; “Fun in 2009” by Michele Thorp, through Dec. 31. Tu-Sa, 11am-4pm. 500 Main, Spfd.
Eugene Coffee Company Work by Patty Prather, through Nov. Daily 7am-6pm. 1840 Chambers.
Eugene Public Library “Connections,” quilts by members of Tactile Expressions, through Dec. 31. 100 W. 10th.
Fairbanks Gallery “seem/seam,” work by farm (Susie Nielsen and Christine Gallagher), through Dec. 2. M-F 8am-5pm. Jefferson Way & College Drive, OSU, Corvallis.
Grotto Gallery at Pfeiffer Winery Sculptures by Steven Reinmuth. W-Su 11am-5pm. 25040 Jaeg Road, Junction City.
G Spot “Yard of Distinction,” ongoing. 1050 West 3rd.
Harlequin Beads and Jewelry Work by Grace McNabb. M-Sa 10am-6pm. Su Noon-6pm. 1027 Willamette.
Hoodz Gallery Alternative Gun Show (gun themed artwork from various artists); paintings from Joe Leonard, Taralee Guild and more; photography by Sara Nugent, ongoing. 1255 Railroad.
Island Park Gallery “In the Open Air,” plein air painters of Eugene/Springfield. 212 West C, Spfd.
Lane County Historical Museum “Changing Demographics: The People of Lane County,” through Jan. 2010. “Toil Triumphant; Needlework and Handcraft” Eugene Park Blocks, the story of the town square. www.lanecountyhistoricalsociety.org. Tu-Sa, 10am-4pm. 740 West 13th. $4, $3 youth, first Saturdays free.
Lilly’s Closet and Yard Art Fun, flowing, found clothing made of fine fabrics for experiential play. 1283 West 4th.
Majestic Theater Original art by Sean McGinty. 115 SW 2nd, Corvallis.
Maude Kerns Art Gallery “Art for All Seasons,” membership exhibit; “Club Mud Ceramics Show & Sale,” through Dec. 18. 1910 E. 15th.
MECCA Materials Exchange Center for Community Art “It Felt Good,” felt sculpture by Mija Andrade, Sue Hunnel, Tylar Merril, Mary Jane Moffat,Yona C. Riel, Ayala Talpai, through Dec. 2. Tu 9am-2pm, Th 9am-2pm, 6-9pm, Sa 11am-3pm. 449 Willamette.
Mills Centery Gallery “Holy Encounter Photography,” work by Anjush Vimawala and Mark Morris, through fall term. Erb Memorial Union, UO.
MODERN Work by JulieAnn Mills Testi. 207 E. 5th, #205.
Museum of Natural and Cultural History “Down to Earth: A Geologist’s Perspective,” photography by UO geology grad students and profs. $3, $2 sr. & youth, $8 fam., UO stu. & fac. Free. W-Su, 11am-5pm. 1680 E. 15th.
New Frontier Market “Sculptures, Photos, Found Colors and Psychic Apologies,” by Matt Kennedy. 1101 W. 8th.
Nib Dessert & Wine Bar Photography by Naomi Levitt, through Dec. 1. 769 Monroe.
Off The Waffle Various local artists, ongoing. M-Su, 9 am-1 pm, 8pm-12am. 740 Van Buren.
Redoux Parlour Dia de los Muertos group show, Laurel Pearcy, Megan Howe, Josh White, Aaron V., Shelby Zamboni, Julia Damon, Jessica Hickey, more. 780 Blair.
Springfield Museum “Déja Vu: Material ARTistry,” work by fiber artists, through Dec. 31. Tu-F 10am-4pm, Sa Noon-4pm. $2, children free. 590 Main, Spfd.
Studio Mantra “HAIRART: Pushing the Envelope Do’s,” hair artistry on live models & works by Pamela Raynor, Erin Morang, Kevin Square, Vicki Grace Hoff & Dmitri Von Klein. 40 E. 5th.
Sunnyside Up Café Al Kapuler, art inspired by Picasso for world peace. M-Su, 6am-6pm. 116 NW 3rd, Corvallis.
Tsunami Books “A Thankful Gifting,” paintings and drawings by Mara Berendt Friedman, through Dec. 31. M-Sa 10 am-7pm, Su noon-5pm. 2585 Willamette.
Uva Wine Bar Paintings by Jenny Gray. 27 Oakway Center.
UO Law School 2nd Floor Gallery “Sanctuaries” photographs by Scott Blackman, through Dec. 14. 1515 Agate.
WineStyles “Art for Small Spaces,” work by the collective Bodies of Art, through Jan. 5, 2010. 2846 Willamette.
ZDREAMZ Gallery “Electronic & Fine,” by Ron LaFond. 937 West 3rd.
ZenJen Studios Metal art, paintings, sculpture, stained glass and scientific illustrations by Karura Reynolds, Isaac Coblentz, Jennifer Morrell & Dan White. 1990 Orchard.