Rogue Valley Art Galleries: January 14 – Medford News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News
See Joshua Able’s wildlife photography at the Art du Jour gallery in Medford through January 31. See the list below. Photo Facebook.com/JoshuaAblePhotographer
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American Trails: The gallery, located at the Columbia Hotel, 250 E. Main St., Ashland, showcases the arts and crafts of the indigenous peoples of North and South America. The gallery will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Sunday, excluding public holidays. Masks are mandatory and hand sanitizing will be offered at the door. See americantrails.com or call 541-482-2553.
Art du Jour Gallery: Explore exhibitions by 17 local artists in a myriad of mediums such as watercolour, oil, acrylic, pastel, pen and ink, Conté crayon, collage, sculpture , photography, mixed media and more. Until January 31, discover abstract expressionist paintings by salon artist Alx Fox and wildlife photography by Joshua Able. The gallery, located at 213 E. Main St., Medford, will be open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Openings are possible outside opening hours by reservation. Limit of 10 people in the gallery at a time.
Art Presence Art Center: The gallery, which features works by local artists in a variety of mediums, is located at 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville, and will be open from noon to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. See the annual “Naked Art” exhibition, an exhibition of works of art without frames or mats until Sunday, January 30. Also look for art bins in all mediums and prints from local artists available for purchase. See art-presence.org or call 541-941-7057 for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Ashland Art Works: The gallery features works by local artists in a variety of mediums, including ceramics, carpentry, textile arts, and garden art. The Art Collective, at 291 Oak St., Ashland, will be open 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. For details, see ashlandartworks.org or call 541-488-4735.
Central Art Gallery: The art supply store and gallery, located at 101 N. Central Ave., Medford, will offer a special one-night-only exhibition featuring paintings by Julian Bell during the third-party art walk Medford Friday. The show will take place from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, January 21. Masks are mandatory and social distancing is strongly encouraged. For details, see centralartsupply.com or call 541-773-1444.
Enclave Studios: Enclave Studios, located at 1661 Siskiyou Blvd. #3, Ashland, is home to five local artists and exhibits paintings, sculptures and mixed media works. Open by appointment. For more information, find Enclave Studios on Facebook or call 541-301-5738.
Fiber Arts Collective: See the work of approximately 30 fiber artisans at 37 N. Third St., Ashland. Exhibits range from sewing, dyeing, knitting, crocheting, embroidery and felting to binding, gluing, painting, printing, stenciling, beading and creating assembly pieces. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday. Call 541-708-6966 or see fiberartscollective.com for details.
Karon Gallery: The gallery, located at 300 E. Main St., Ashland, features vintage textiles and jewelry, antiques, art and furniture. See the “East Meets East – The Year of the Tiger” exhibition, which features works from countries including Japan, China, Tibet and Thailand, on display through January. The gallery will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday. See Discovergalleriekaron.com or call 541-482-9008.
Grants Pass Museum of Art: The museum, located upstairs at 229 SW G St., Grants Pass, features works by local and regional artists. The gallery will host a “Faux Fun & 6×6” fundraiser and exhibition, featuring faux masterpieces created by local artists and a diverse selection of artwork limited to 6 inches by 6 inches. The artworks will be on display until February 19, then will be auctioned off, with all proceeds going to the museum. The museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday and by appointment. Admission to the museum is free. The commercial gallery, Gallery One, located at street level from the museum, showcases the work of approximately 60 local artists. See gpmuseum.com to view a virtual tour or call 541-479-3290 for more information.
Hanson Howard Gallery: The gallery, which features works in a range of mediums including painting, sculpture, ceramics and fine art prints, located at 89 Oak St., Ashland, will be closed throughout the month of January. If you would like to schedule an appointment during this time, email [email protected] or call 541-301-1031. For more information, visit hansonhowardgallery.com.
Houston’s Custom Framing and Fine Art: The gallery, located at 280 E. Hersey St #11, Ashland, will be open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and by appointment. Admire the colorful display of intaglio prints by Yuji Hiratsuka, photo-realistic etchings by Stephen McMillan, and paintings by Thomas M. Houston. See houstonscustomframing.com or call 541-482-1983.
Rogue Gallery & Art Center: The gallery, featuring works by local artists, at 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, will be open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. See sculptures by Joe Garnero and photographs by Allan Rowell in the main gallery until March 4. The Community Gallery presents Annekatrine Harrington’s ‘Winter Romance’ painting exhibition, on display until February 25. For more information, visit roguegallery.org or call 541-772-8118.
Siskiyou Woodcraft Guild: The Siskiyou Woodcraft Guild will feature an ongoing virtual gallery exhibit offering the opportunity to view and purchase works created by local woodworkers. See siskiyouwoodcraftguild.org.
Studio 151: The Art Studio, located at 151 N. Pioneer St., Ashland, features sculptural mixed media artwork by Elizabeth York. Discover a series of works exploring time, relief wall Buddhas and a variety of sculptural animals and birds. The studio is open by appointment only. All proceeds from York Artworks will support Shine a Light, a non-profit organization committed to raising awareness for the prevention and rehabilitation of victims of sex trafficking both locally and overseas. See studio151ashland.com.