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— “Big & Small” is the next show at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR. I have been invited to exhibit two pieces: “Columbia River Pinot Gris” (48” X 48” — oil on stretched canvas) and “Pinot Gris Mini” (3” X 3” — oil on panel.) The show opens on Friday, July 5th with a reception from 6 - 8 p.m. and continues through the whole month.

— My painting, “Apples”, has been accepted in the the juried show, The 6th Annual Living Mark”, at Verum Ultimum Gallery, 3014 NE Ainsworth Bvld., Portland, OR. There will be an opening reception on Saturday, July 29th, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.. The exhibit will continue into August 2019.

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— I have competed a small sketchbook for the sketchbook project at the Columbia Center for the Arts, 215 Cascade Ave, Hood River, OR. Here are six drawings from that book, now on permanent display at the gallery, which chronicle our shift from winter into spring.


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— Six abstract paintings, my “Reflections” & “Spring Garden” series, were on display at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR in a show called “Off the Wall”. This exhibit was for artists to stretch beyond their usual work into new territory. it opened May 3, 2019 with a reception from 6 - 8 p.m. and continued through the month.

— Three of my pieces, “Escape”, “Hurry” and “Wait”, were on view at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR. The exhibit, which is called “Migration”, opened on April 5th with a reception from 6 - 8 p.m. and ran through April 28th. I’m happy to report that “Hurry” sold before the show even opened!

Verum Ultimum Gallery, NE Ainsworth, Portland, OR, accpeted my painting “Reflections I” into its 6th Abstract Sanctuary juried show. The opening reception was March 2, 2019, and the exhibit ran through March 2019. And this painting SOLD!

Good News Garden Cafe, 1086 Tucker Road, Hood River, OR featured my art for January 2019.

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— "The Holiday Show" at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR.  The gallery hosted a "Black Friday" Open House on Nov. 23rd, and an opening party on Dec. 7st preceding the Hood River holiday parade and tree lighting festivities.  The exhibit ran through December 31st, 2018. And two paintings SOLD!

Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital, Hood River, OR -- I was the featured artist for October/November/December 2018 in the lovely gallery space in the hospital.

Verum Ultimum Gallery, NE Ainsworth, Portland, OR, featured my large painting, “Overlook”, in its 5th Abstract Catalyst show. The opening reception was August 25, 2018, and the exhibit ran through September. And “Overlook” SOLD!

-- Cathedral Ridge Winery, 4200 Post Canyon Drive, Hood River, OR, hosted another set of my paintings in their end of summer Plein Air Show.  The show was installed July 17, 2018, with an opening wine tasting reception on August 10, 2018.  They are also showcasing my big painting, called "Cathedral Ridge", in their members' tasting room.

-- Verum Ultimum Gallery, 3014 NE Ainsworth, Portland, OR, invited "Sunflowers" to be a part of their Living Mark 5 juried show.  The opening reception was June 30, 2018 from 6 - 8 p.m. and the exhibit was up through August 11, 2018.  Happy to announce that this painting sold!

— I was the featured artist at Cathedral Ridge Winery, 4200 Post Canyon Drive, Hood River, OR, for the spring.  I exhibited thirty works from March through mid-July 2018.  People enjoyed the art, the award winning wine, and the spectacular views and it was a hugely successful show -- over half of my paintings sold!

-- "Under 100" -- an exhibit of small works at Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR for the month of June 2018.  Delighted that several of these B & W studies sold!

— "Internal Dialogue:  Abstract Art" - on exhibit at Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR for the month of April 2018:  Winter Storm I.

— "Recycled Art", with an opening reception on Feb. 2, 2018, was an exhibit at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR, where artists were invited to create work using recycled materials. These pieces, shown through February 2018, were an interesting departure for me: packing materials, old newsprint, and used screens were my media.

-- "Community Conversations" at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR, a show for local artists working together to spark conversation during the month of January featured three of my large paintings.  Opening reception was Jan. 5, 2018 and the exhibit ran through the month of January.  And "Sunflowers" now has a new home!

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-- "The Holiday Show" at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR.  The gallery hosted a "Black Friday" Open House and an opening party on Dec. 1st preceding the Hood River holiday parade and tree lighting festivities.  The exhibit ran through the end of December 2017 and was hugely successful!  I sold EIGHT paintings!

-- Salon Visio & Spa, 708 Oak St., Hood River, OR -- Eleven pieces were on exhibit in this very chic space from mid-November 2017 to mid-January 2018.  Stop by for some art and luxury care.

-- Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR -- "1000 Words" was a show linking artists with their favorite piece of literature for the month of October, 2017.  I chose Annie Proulx's Barkskins as my inspiration for several pieces about the destruction of the forests of North America.

-- White Salmon Vineyards Tasting Room hosted a solo show of my work from August 31 - September 30, 2017.  What a beautiful site on the Columbia River with great wine and a great view.  (63281 Highway 14 at the White Salmon Bridge in Washington)

-- "Garden Riot", opened Tuesday, Aug. 1, 2017 at the Windermere Realty Gallery, 315 Oak Street, Hood River, OR. The show ran through the end of August. Large paintings from the Portland International Airport show were on display as well as a variety of small works.

-- "Garden Riot" at the Portland International Airport.  Ten large paintings were on exhibit from August 2016 - July 2017. 

-- "Asiatic Lilies" & "Alstroemeria" were accepted into the juried show, The Best of the Gorge, at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR.  The opening reception was July 7th, 2017, and the exhibit ran until the end of the month.

-- "The Living Mark" at Verum Ultimum Gallery, 3014 NE Ainsworth, Portland, OR.  My piece, "Tulips & Apple", was accepted into this juried show which opened May 20th, 2017 and ran through July 24, 2017.  And it SOLD!

-- "Dreamscapes" at Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital, Hood River, OR.  I was the featured artist for April/May/June, 2017, showing eleven of my dream paintings.

-- "Art a Day" at Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR.  I'm one of eleven artists invited to create thirty new paintings, one a day, for the month prior to the exhibit.  The opening reception was Friday, April 7, 2017 from 6 - 8 p.m. and the show ran through April 30th, 2017. 

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-- Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR.  These tiny paintings (3" X 3" standing on their own easel) were on exhibit from Nov. 23, 2106 through April 1, 2017.

-- Also shown for the holidays at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR:  La Niña Bailando series.

-- "Remembrance" at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR.  In collaboration with print-maker Sally Gilchrist.  Sixteen new paintings in the Lobby Gallery from Nov. 1 - 24, 2016.

-- "The Art of the Feast" at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR.  Seven new small works showed during the month of October 2016.

-- "Abstract Catalyst" at Verum Ultimum Gallery, 3014 NE Ainsworth, Portland, OR.  My piece, Natural Form I, was accepted into this juried show which ran from Sept. - Oct., 2016. 

-- "Gorge Plein Air Artists" at the Pine Street Bakery, 1103 12th St, Hood River, OR.  Five new works showed from Sept. 1 - Oct. 1, 2016.

-- "The Best of the Gorge", a juried show, at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, July 2016.  La Niña Bailando series shown and sold.

-- "The Living Mark" at Verum Ultimum Gallery, 3014 NE Ainsworth, Portland, OR.  My piece, Roses, was accepted into this juried show which ran from July though Aug., 2016.  And SOLD!

-- "Pack It Up" at the Columbia Center for the Arts Gallery, 215 Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR, June 2106. Small works sold!