Category Archives: The Arts Center

Art Center Festival of the Guilds: Holiday Sale & Performance

All seven Corvallis Arts Center affiliated Guilds are presenting The Art Center Festival of the Guilds: A Holiday Sale and Performance on November 10-14 at The Arts Center.  A reception with food and wine is slated for 5:30 on Tuesday, November 9th at The Arts Center.

Participants must be a member of the Art Center ($35 & up) & the Art Guild. Participants are expected to sign up for at least one 2-hour slot to supervise the show and to interact with visitors. As we know, meeting the artist promotes sales. Email: Kerrie Wrye at (541: 754-1551) to sign up for one or more time slots. Prioritize art pieces in order in case we don’t have room for all the art submitted. Participants will need to let Rick know by our next meeting on October 11th via email <rblorraine@gmail.

com> or phone 541: 207-3067

In support of the Guilds, The Art Center will:

  • provide the gallery space
  • charge 20% fee (instead of the normal 40%)
  • handle the sales (including credit cards sales), publicity and poster design


  • Drop off art: Sunday, November 7th 1:00-4:00 at the Art Center
  • Pick up art: Monday, November 15 9:00-12:00

Members' Fall Shows

LaVonne Tarbox-Crone will have her home studio open two weekends—October 18, 19 and 25, 26 from 11-5.

Paul Rickey has a permanent show at Rickey’s Deli.

Mike Bergen is showing his work at Harry’s Fishmarket, 151 NW Monroe, through Oct. LBCC Faculty Art Show is in South Santiam Hall ArtGallery through November 21.

Carol Chapel is featured in the LBCC Invitational Art Show at North Santiam Hall Art Gallery through December 5.

The Transparant Watercolor Show at the Florence Events Center in Florence has four of our CAG members showing their work: Karen Kreamer, Carolee Clark, Doyle Leek, and Tom Allen.

Vistas & Vineyards Annual juried show will be held at OSU’s LaSells Stewart Center Sept. 29-Oct. 29. An artists’ reception will be held in the LaSells Stewart Center on Thursday, Oct. 8, from 6-8 pm.

Between now and Oct 21, Pam Van Londen is showing 38 landscape and portrait paintings in acrylic and oil at the Unitarian-Universalist Fellowship of Corvallis at 2945 NW Circle Blvd. Reception at 12:30 pm on Oct. 5 at UUFC.

The Arts Center will feature the 6th Around Oregon Annual from October 2 -30, with a reception on October 2 from 5:30- 7:00 pm. This annual exhibit always is a wonderful sampling of artwork from around the state. Look for work by Carol Chapel, Kathryn Honey and Charles Leach.

Doyle Leek has a collection of his work at Red Horse Coffee, 308 S.W. Third St., now through mid-October. Doyle’s favorite subjects over the past three years of painting range from the mechanical to the human form.

The Arts Center

Works by David Paul Bayles and Monte Shelton.
Opening Reception is Thursday, September 4 from 5:30- 7:00 pm.
David speaks about his work September 18 at 7 pm. $10 (The Arts Center members free)

April Meeting at The Arts Center

Our April meeting will be at The Arts Center. This is because we  are limited to renting the library room four times in each six month period. We will be back at the library for our May meeting.

The Community Open will be hanging when we meet at The Arts Center so that will be a fun exhibit to gaze upon before and after our speaker. We will be upstairs.

Around Corvallis

Roda Fleischman and Ernest Richter‘s work is on exhibit at the Corrine Woodman Galleries at ArtCentric October 2-25.

American Dream Pizza on the OSU campus and at 214 SW 2nd in Corvallis will host the Dine For The Arts program on Thursday, October 4 for ArtCentric.

An opening reception for 5th “Around Oregon Annual” will be held on Friday, October 5 from 5:50-7:00 pm.

CAG Members Exhibit

Dorothea Franzosa will be showing 5 collages at the OSU Giustina Gallery exhibit “Fiber & Fabrics” from September 4-30. She will also be showing 12 paintings at Intabas Wildfire Restaurant through September and will have a painting at the Corvallis Library art exhibit during Corvallis Fall Festival the last weekend in September.

Pauline Stangel and Roberta Bier are exhibiting their artwork at Boccherini’s in Albany through September.

More Than One View- a Quilt County Exhibit featuring Eileen Kane, Lisa Kaser and Hilary Pfeifer at ArtCentric in September and the Youth Fall Poetry Festival reception on September 6 from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm.

Joey Azul has had two art works accepted for the “All Around Oregon” exhibit at ArtCentric during October.

ArtCentric Gallery Sales

Hester Coucke, ArtCentric Curator, reports that the following members sold artwork this summer at the Corrine Gallery I and II : Peggy Sharrow’s “Summer Garden”; Carolee Clark’s “A Head for Figures”; and Chinh Le’s “Fish Tales Nehalem Bay”, “Fish Tales da Nang” and “Summer on the Willamette.” Congratulations to you all.

ArtCentric Corrine Woodman Gallery

The Corvallis Art Center / Linn Benton Council for the Arts (ArtCentric) calls for slides, photos or artwork submission for jurying once a year. Each local guild can participate in this program.

Those accepted exhibit in the Corinne Woodman Gallery. This is the first gallery area inside the Center.