Cosmo, Embroidery by Mark Palmen Opening at Elizabeth Leach Gallery *FREE

This exhibition will be on view Through October 4 – 27, 2018, with a First Thursday reception on October 4 from 6 – 8 pm. Portland-based artist Mark Palmen creates experiential, elaborate artworks including holographic light installations, large scale sculptures and hand-sewn creations. Palmen’s visual works are influenced by his diverse interests ranging from art … Continue reading “Cosmo, Embroidery by Mark Palmen Opening at Elizabeth Leach Gallery *FREE”

Illustrator Lindsay Jordan Kretchun & Textile Artist Holly Stalder Showing at HAUNT *FREE

For this upcoming show at Haunt, illustrator, and designer Lindsay Jordon Kretchun will be showing her quilt and illustrations. A one-of-kind garment, created in collaboration with clothing designer Holly Stalder, will be displayed. The garment designed by Stalder features fabric using Gretchen’s original illustrations as a pattern. Lindsay Jordan Kretchun is a Portland-based illustrator and designer … Continue reading “Illustrator Lindsay Jordan Kretchun & Textile Artist Holly Stalder Showing at HAUNT *FREE”

Think of Seashells *FREE

Think of Seashells, Francesca Capone’s next solo exhibition at Nationale, is a group of large scale weavings and a poem with an inquiry into sense of place. It is the artists premiere exhibition as a represented artist at the gallery. These larger tapestries are based off of a series of notebook sized woven works made … Continue reading “Think of Seashells *FREE”

Artist LeBrie Rich – Felt Grocery Show Q & A at Wolff Gallery *Free

LeBrie Rich is a visual artist who works in a variety of media including collage, mosaic, and fiber. Her work emphasizes experimentation in materials and processes and often explores the realm between the representational and the abstract. LeBrie’s work has been shown in diverse settings including museums, galleries, storefront windows, and art vending machines. In … Continue reading “Artist LeBrie Rich – Felt Grocery Show Q & A at Wolff Gallery *Free”

Blackfish Gallery-Palmarin Merges Art Opening & Process Talk *Free

Join Artist Palmarin Merges as she opens her new art show and discuses her process creating her new works. “Each culture, continent and country ascribes their own meanings to flowers. While wandering through the Textile Hive’s collection, the abstractions and patterns of the flowers tugged at me. Flowers connect me to particular places and moments … Continue reading “Blackfish Gallery-Palmarin Merges Art Opening & Process Talk *Free”