Artist in Residence

Karen Ruane Lets Go With Fluid Art

To watch Karen Ruane work with paint and ink is to go into a sort of trance. Her hands gracefully…

2 years ago

Chris Lamb and the Eugene Opera

Christie "Chris" Lamb has been a member of Eugene Opera’s choir for thirty-four years, ever since a 1982 help-wanted ad…

2 years ago

Bud Thomas Creates New Lives from Old Shoes

Bud Thomas has taught himself to forge horseshoes into straight, elongated pieces for spines or gentle curves to create horses,…

2 years ago

Matt Wagner: Tall, Tall Trees

Matt Wagner’s sumptuous new book, Tall Trees of Paris, will leave you smitten with the working artists of Paris and…

2 years ago

The Luminous, Private World of Christopher Burkett

Large-format photographer Christopher Burkett prints only on Cibachrome, an expensive material that preserves photographs for up to 500 years.

2 years ago

The Everyman’s Designer

Aaron James Draplin is Portland’s lovable logo-making graphic artist with a cult following.

3 years ago

The Beauty of Bugs

Thomas Shahan is the master of bugs, using macro photography to capture their beauty in unbelievable detail.

3 years ago

Hector H. Hernández Casts His Career on Portland’s Walls

Hector H. Hernández is an artist with a complicated canvas.

3 years ago

Painting Big in the Playa

In the foothills of the Steens Mountain and minutes away from the playa of the Alvord Desert, John Simpkins paints…

3 years ago

Art from War

Out of clay, veterans at the LH Project, an artist residency in Joseph, shape vases and grenade-shaped teapots, targets and…

3 years ago