Eugene Weekly : Galleries : 8.27.09

All exhibits free unless otherwise noted.


Embroidered watercolors with nontraditional subjects by Mary Jane Moffatt, at the WOW Hall Sept. 1-30.

Backstreet Gallery Judy Adams, mosaic and photography artist, through Sept. 30. Painting, photography, ceramic works, mosaics, multi-media by Florence artists, ongoing. 11am-7pm. 1421 Bay Street, Florence. 

Benton County Historical Society “Celebrating Oregon’s Heritage,” juried quilt exhibition, through Oct. 17. 1101 Main, Philomath.

BRING Gallery “Leftovers,” photography by Sean Easly, opens Sept. 2, through Sept. 25. 4446 Franklin Blvd., Glenwood.

David Minor Theater “Hear the Music” watercolors, drawings and pastels by Ellen Gabehart, through Aug. 31. Don Ferrell, watercolors & sculptures, through Sept. 30. 180 E. 5th Ave.

Downtown Eugene Public Library “Oregon Is Indian Country: The Land,” opens Sept. 1, through Sept. 30. 100 W. 10th Ave.

Full City Coffee Roasters Top Drawers, group art show, opens Aug. 30, through Sept. 27. 842 Pearl.

Jacobs Gallery “Mayor’s Art Show,” through Oct. 31. Awards ceremony and ribbon cutting at 5:30pm Sept. 3. One Eugene Center (under the Hult).

New Zone Gallery “Salon des Refusés,” art rejected by Mayor’s Art Show, through Oct. 16. A reception is 6:30pm-10pm Sept. 3. 164 W. Broadway.

Springfield City Hall Lobby “Oregon Is Indian Country: Federal Indian Policies,” opens Sept. 1, through Sept. 30. 225 5th St, Spfd.

UO Many Nations Longhouse “Oregon Is Indian Country: Traditions That Bind,” opens Sept. 1, through Sept. 30. 1630 Columbia St., UO.

WOW Hall Collages by Diana Kurzka and Jesse Tennehill, through Aug 31. Mary Jane Moffat, embroidered watercolors, through Sept. 30. 291 W. 8th



Openings and receptions begin at 6pm Friday, Aug. 28. Most venues have live music; some have treats, fire dancers, drum jams and more.

The 1032 “Porch of Distinction,” ongoing. 1032 West 3rd Ave. 

Briar Patch “Cooter Hollow,” mixed media by Alex D’Souza. Aug. 28 only or by appointment. 1485 W. 3rd Ave.

Cat’s Meow “Children’s Illustrations and live wood burning demonstration,” by Teresa Meier. 6pm, Aug. 28 only or by appointment. 443 Madison 

Centro LatinoAmericano Carla Devore, ceramics, and Sarah Fix, fiber arts, Aug. 28 only. 540 W. Blair

East Blair Housing Co-op “The T-Shirt Show: A Collection of Our Best and Strangest,” by various EBHC members and the public. Aug. 28 only. 940 W. 4th Ave.

Elemental Play “a love of photography,” by Andy Gilmore. August 28 only or by appointment. 1061 West 2nd #3

Epic Electric Tattoo Derek Macnamara, mixed media, through September 18. 245 Van Buren St.

Eugene Whiteaker Int’l Hostel Craig Lasha, paintings. Aug. 28 only or by appointment. 970 W. 3rd Ave.

Gary’s Coffee “Modern Perceptions,” oils by Brooke Borcherding, through Aug. 30. 525 High St.

G Spot “Yard of Distinction,” ongoing. 1050 West 3rd Ave.

Hoodz Gallery Josh South and Steve Lopez, paintings, and Jud Turner, alternative sculptures, ongoing. 1255 Railroad Blvd.

Kiki Metzler’s Polk Studio “Painted eggs and magnets,” mixed media by Kiki Metzler, Aug. 28 only or by appointment. 462 Polk St.

Lilly’s Closet and Yard Art “Fun, flowing, found clothing made of fine fabrics for experiential play,” Aug. 28 only or by appointment. 1283 W. 4th Ave.

Living Art Botanicals “Bonsai Art” by Greg Wilson, through Sept. 24. 544 Blair.

Michael DiBitetto Gallery “Exquisite Etchings and T-shirts,” by Michael DiBitetto, Aug. 28 only or by appointment. 201 Blair.

New Frontier Market “Friends and Neighbors, Labors of Love” Community art of multiple genres and artists, through Sept. 15. 1101 W. 8th Ave.

Museum of Unfine Art Erin Evan, Elijah Largent, B. Soy, Christopher E. Bates, Ian Blumberg, through Aug. 31. 537 Willamette.

Off The Waffle Various local artists, ongoing. 740 Van Buren.

olivejuice “Local art,” ongoing. 543 Blair.

One Cup Cafe “The kid knee show,” multimedia with sewn cardboard, rusted metal and paint by emily jayne baran, through Sept. 24. 298 Blair.

Pizza Research Institute Isaac Marquez, oils. 520 Blair. 

The Redoux Parlor Daniel Roque, paintings. 780 Blair.

Rocker Central “Dynamite Love Art,” Aug. 28 only or by appointment. 938 W. 3rd Ave.

Territorial Vineyards & Wine Co “In Her Light,” paintings by Mara Berendt Friedman, through Aug. 31. 907 W. 3rd Ave.

Upstart Crow Studios Work by Erin Bucklew, August 28 only or by appointment. 855 W. 1st Ave. #1.

Wandering Goat Coffee Co. Silkscreen prints, paintings, and quilts on reused fabrics and salvaged frames by Nikiya McDonald. 268 Madison.

The Wizard Wood House, “Terracotta Oblongata,” superimposed outdoor sculpture by Matt Kennedy, through Aug. 31. 1112 W. 8th Ave.



David Joyce Gallery “Markets: Celebrating Fruits of the Earth, Abundance, Cultural flavors, Local Communities” through September 21. Center for Meeting & Learning, Bldg. 19, LCC.

DIVA  “Tropes,” by Leah Wilson; “Places In Mind,” photography by Lewis Forquer; “Labor of Love: Life at Alpha Farm,” photography by Kate Harnedy; “Greek Stones Speak: Travel Inspired Paintings,” Geoffrey McCormack, through Aug. 29. 110 W. Broadway. 

Dr. Don Dexter Valisa Higman, “Life: As It Is,” Cut paper medium & Rina Francisco, “Pet Projects,” block prints, through Sept. 30. 2233 Willamette St, Bldg B.

Emerald Art Center “Mandala: Transformative Journey,” by LiDoña Wagner, Sandi O’Brien, Deb Hartel, Hope Lewis, Victoria Martinez, Janet Nelson, Susan Peterson & Sue Teutschel, through  Aug. 29. 500 Main, Spfd.

Eugene Coffee Company Devlyn Rhys “Lighthawk ­ Pix and Poex”(Photography and Poetry), through Aug. 31. 1840 Chambers.

Fairbanks Gallery OSU Art Faculty Exhibit, through Oct. 7. Fairbanks Hall, OSU.

Fenario Gallery “Retrospective: Six Years,” artists from the last six years at Fenario, through Aug. 31. 881 Willamette. 

Florence Events Center Watercolors by Muriel Wilhelmi; “Jewelry Landscapes” by Diana KeKule; “The Martians” by Horst Wolf, through August. 715 Quince.

Imagine Gallery More than 60 local artists, featuring works by Tim Giraudier of Headwaters Photographic, through Aug. 31. 35 E. 8th Ave.

The Jazz Station Stephen Ambrose, Ellen Gabehart, Scott Fife, paintings. Noon-3 pm & during jazz performances, through Sept. 3. 68 W. Broadway.

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art  “On The Road: Two Visions of the Tokaido,” prints by Jun’ichiro Sekino, through Sept. 13. Screenprints by Andy Warhol & Keith Haring, through September.  “Korean Funerary Figures: Companions for the Journey to the Other World,” through Oct. 4. 1430 Johnson Ln., UO. $5, $3 stu. & sr., FREE UO stu., faculty, staff.

Karin Clarke Gallery “A Sense of Place: the work of seven Oregon photographers,” Robin Bachtler Cushman, Annie Frantzeskos, Dennis Galloway, Craig Hickman, Bob Keefer, Brian Lanker, Frank Miller, through Aug. 29. 760 Willamette.

Karin Clarke Gallery Annex Christopher Bechler, paintings, through September 12. 10am-5:30pm Tues-Sat. 749 Willamette.

Keystone Café Brooke Borcherding, “Fragmented Landscapes: deconstructing the experience of plein air painting,” through Aug. 30. 395 W. 5th Ave.

Koho Bistro Oil paintings by Steve Schweitzer through  Aug. 31. 2101 Bailey Hill.

Knight Library “Sing the Story Oregon: A Century of the Oregon Marching Band,” a student-produced exhibit, through Aug. 31. 1505 Kincaid. 

Lane County Historical Museum “Changing Demographics: The People of Lane County,” through January 2010.  “Toil Triumphant; Needlework and Handcraft” Eugene Park Blocks, the story of the town square. 740 West 13th Ave. $4, $3 youth, first Saturdays free.

La Follette Gallery Large format paintings by New York artist Wm. Michael Ruller, through September. 931 Oak.

Majestic Theater Original art by Sean McGinty. 115 SW 2nd, Corvallis.

Maude Kerns Art Center “Headwaters: Views by Four Photographers & Mixed Media Photographs,” by Jeffrey T. Baker on view through Aug. 28. 1910 E. 15th Ave.

MECCA Materials Exchange Center for Community Art Allana Ross, vintage/retro materials, collage and letterpress, “Sweating the Small Stuff.” 449 Willamette.

Museum of Natural and Cultural History Gelatin silver photographs by Bob Sanov through Nov. 1. $3, $2 sr. & youth, $8 fam., UO stu. & fac. Free. 1680 E. 15th Ave.

Raven Frame Works, Inc. Artist Trading Card Format Show. Art within 2 1/2” x 3 1/2” format by Bev Soasey, Michael Backus, Claire Flint, Valisa Higman, Taylor Ruteledge, Sisy Anderson, Scott Huette, Jahnavi Morton, Renee Manford, Anne Korn, Terry Way, through Aug. 31. 325 West 4th Ave.

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 Ave.

Uva Wine Bar Paintings by Jenny Gray. 27 Oakway Center.

University of Oregon Law School 2nd Floor Gallery “Sanctuaries” photographs by Scott Blackman, through Dec. 14. 1515 Agate.

Vistra Framing and Gallery Paintings by LaVonne Tarbox-Crone, through Sept. 3. 160 E. Broadway.

White Lotus Gallery Prints by Japanese artists Yoshida Hiroshi, Sekino Jun’ichiro & Noda Tetsuya, through Aug. 29. 767 Willamette.

ZenJen Studios Metal art, paintings, sculpture, stained glass and scientific illustrations by Karura Reynolds, Isaac Coblentz, Jennifer Morrell & Dan White. 1990 Orchard.