Artist in Residence

Talking About Color

When teenage Arvie Smith walked into the Otis Art Institute in Los Angeles, he couldn’t get past the receptionist.

3 years ago

Karen O’Brien Sees Faces in Everything

The most intriguing aspect of Karen O’Brien’s paintings are her characters’ eyes.

3 years ago

Threads of Inspiration at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Even before she understood all the words, Susan Tsu had a love of Shakespeare.  

3 years ago

Portland Artist Ivan McLean’s Fearless Experimentation

Portland artist Ivan McLean's fearless experimentation.

3 years ago

Of Ink and Accidents

Portland artist Ursula Barton has made a career built on spilled ink.

3 years ago

Skeletal Celebration

A tall charcoal drawing hangs prominently in the dining room of Analee Fuentes’ Coburg home.

4 years ago

Weaving Back to Roots

Artist Sara Siestreem has several jobs, no cell phone and no car, allowing her to focus intently on what she…

4 years ago

Golden Collaboration

Brown Cannon III and K.C. Lockrem's are siblings who collaborate to create mixed-media art.

4 years ago

Gabriel Manca Creates Mixed Media Art in Rural Eastern Oregon

To one side of Gabriel Manca’s front door, a wood-framed canvas covers the entire wall, mixed media art protruding from…

4 years ago

The Portland King of Neon

Neon bending may be going the same way as forging Damascus steel and constructing Stradivari violins.

4 years ago