The Grants Pass Museum of Art will be hosting a fundraising auction featuring artwork in a variety of mediums on 6-by-6-inch panels such as this one, “Spring,” by Pamela Gatten . Courtesy image.
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American Trails: The gallery, located in 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 hygiene will be offered at the door. Visit americantrails.com or call 541-482-2553.
Art du Jour Gallery: Discover the exhibitions of 17 local artists in a myriad of mediums such as watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, pen and ink, Conté pencil, collage, sculpture , photography, mixed media and more. Until January 31, discover abstract expressionist paintings by Salon Artist, Alx Fox and animal photographs 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. Private tours are possible outside of opening hours by reservation. Limit of 10 people at a time in the gallery.
Art & Soul Gallery: The gallery, which features works of art in a variety of mediums by regional artists and is located at 247 E. Main St., Ashland, will be open from noon to 4 p.m. on Sundays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays ; From 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday, Friday and Saturday and by appointment. According to a press release, Art & Soul Gallery will close permanently on Friday, December 24. The featured exhibition in December, “Sunrise, Sunset” features one piece by each artist in the gallery, on display through December 24. Limit of 10 visitors to the gallery at a time. Visit artandsoulgallery.com or call 541-488-9006.
Art Presence Art Center: The gallery, which features work by local artists in a variety of media, is located at 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville, and will be open from noon to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. See the annual “Holiday Treasures and Angels Art Show” exhibitions, presented until the end of December. Visit art-presence.org or call 541-941-7057 for more information or to make an appointment.
Ashland Artworks: The gallery features work by local artists in a variety of mediums, including ceramics, woodwork, fiber arts, and garden art. See the special holiday showcase that features the work of all of their local artist members throughout the month of December. The art collective, located 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.
Enclave Studios: Enclave Studios, located at 1661 Siskiyou Blvd. # 3, Ashland, is home to five local artists and exhibits paintings, sculptures and mixed media work. Open by appointment. For more information, find Enclave Studios on Facebook or call 541-301-5738.
Fiber Arts Collective: Discover the work of approximately 30 fiber artisans at 37 N. Third St., Ashland. Exhibits range from sewing, dyeing, knitting, crocheting, embroidery and felting to bookbinding, gluing, painting, printing, stenciling, beading and creating assembly pieces. The gallery will host a series of artist exhibitions throughout the month of December. Visit artists to learn more about their inspirations and techniques, watch creative demonstrations and more. The gallery is open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday. Call 541-708-6966 or visit fiberartscollective.com for more details.
Karon Gallery: The gallery, located at 300 E. Main St., Ashland, features period textiles and jewelry, antiques, artwork and furniture. Discover the work of more than 30 artists in the “Gifts of the Gifted” exhibition, which features African and Asian works and antiques, several different styles of jewelry, local poetry books, and more. From January, see the exhibition “East meets East – The Year of the Tiger,” which features work from countries such as Japan, China, Tibet and Thailand. The gallery will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday. Visit 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 be hosting a ‘Faux Fun & 6×6’ fundraiser and exhibition, featuring faux masterpieces created by local artists and a diverse selection of artwork limited to 6 “x 6”. The works of art will be auctioned off and all profits will be donated to the museum. The museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. from Tuesday to Saturday and by appointment. Entrance to the museum is free. The retail gallery, Gallery One, located on the street level of the museum, showcases the work of around 60 local artists. Visit gpmuseum.com to view a virtual tour or call 541-479-3290 for more information.
Hanson Howard Gallery: The gallery, located at 89 Oak St., Ashland, exhibits works in a range of mediums including painting, sculpture, ceramics and fine art prints. Discover the “Gallery 2021 Artists Gift Fair” specially organized until the end of December. The gallery will be open from noon to 5 p.m. from Thursday to Saturday, from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday and by appointment. Masks are mandatory to visit the gallery, and hand hygiene will be available. For more information, see hansonhowardgallery.com or call 541-488-2562. The gallery will be closed during the month of January. If you would like to make an appointment during this time, email [email protected] or call 541-301-1031.
Personal Framing and Houston 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. Discover the colorful exhibition of intaglio prints by Yuji Hiratsuka, photo-realistic prints by Stephen McMillan and paintings by Thomas M. Houston. Visit houstonscustomframing.com or call 541-482-1983.
Rogue Gallery & Art Center: Discover Wendy Hines’ mixed media paintings in the “Light Waves” exhibition, on display in the Community Gallery until January 7th. The gallery at 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, will be open from 10 a.m. at 5 p.m. from Tuesday to Friday and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. For more information, including special holiday hours, see 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 carpenters. See siskiyouwoodcraftguild.org.
Studio 151: The Art Studio, located at 151 N. Pioneer St., Ashland, features mixed sculptural artwork by Elizabeth York. Discover a series of works on time, wall relief Buddhas, and a variety of sculptural animals and birds. The workshop is only open by appointment. All proceeds from York’s artwork will support Shine a Light, a non-profit organization committed to raising awareness about the prevention and rehabilitation of victims of sex trafficking both locally and internationally. foreigner. See studio151ashland.com.