Holiday Marketplace
Nov
1
to Dec 29

Holiday Marketplace

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Work from over 30 artists will be in our ARTspace for our annual Holiday Marketplace. Fine art, wood, ceramics, jewelry, handmade gifts, ornaments, textiles, prints, leather goods, and accessories.

Shop local and support the Arts Council.

Holiday Marketplace hours are Tuesday through Friday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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ARTmart
Jan
4
to Feb 2

ARTmart

The ever-popular ARTmart returns for it’s fifth year.

Clean out your art collection and collectibles, and find a treasure for yourself.

This popular fundraiser for the Arts Council always has many treasures in the exhibition. It will feature fine art, glass, photography, prints, sculptures, and collectibles.

ARTspace hours are - Tuesday through Saturday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Drink & Draw - Rothko and Rum
Jan
17
6:00 PM18:00

Drink & Draw - Rothko and Rum

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Join us at One River School of Art + Design for a night of exploring

Mark Rothko, a well-known American artist known for abstract

expressionist pieces and who changed the way in which art is seen world-

wide. Instruction from One River School of Art + Design will guide you

through the history and thought processes of Rothko, while teaching paint

techniques with acrylic media. At the end of the evening, you will take

home a finished piece. Complete the night with rum cocktails, wine,

flavored waters, excellent food, and desserts!

Address for One River School of Art + Design

15010 SW Bangy Road, Lake Oswego

To sign up:

https://secure.squarespace.com/checkout/donate?donatePageId=5beb2d7ccd836623be2a6cdc

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Holiday Marketplace Gleeful Giving First Friday
Dec
7
5:00 PM17:00

Holiday Marketplace Gleeful Giving First Friday

Join us for our First Friday reception featuring Gleeful Giving. Shop out Holiday Marketplace, sip some wine, have a bite to eat, and get special savings with a drawing for discounts. All those who attend will receive a minimum of 5% off. Other items will also be given away during the event.

ARTspace is located at 510 1st Street, Lake Oswego.

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Drink & Draw - Georgia O'Keefe and Gin
Oct
18
6:00 PM18:00

Drink & Draw - Georgia O'Keefe and Gin

Georgia O'Keefe & Gin

Thursday, October 18

6 to 8 PM

Join us for a night of exploring the work of Georgia O’Keefe, who sought to capture the emotion and power of objects through abstracting the natural world. Our guest instructor from One River School of Art + Design will guide you through the history and thought processes of O’Keefe, while teaching techniques with watercolor and acrylic media. At the end of the evening, you will take home a finished piece. Complete the night with gin cocktails, wine, flavored waters, excellent food, and yummy desserts!

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Mike Suri Artist Studio Tour
Sep
22
2:00 PM14:00

Mike Suri Artist Studio Tour

Join us for a tour of  Mike Suri’s Studio - SURI IRON.
For decades, Mike has approached metal craft from a standpoint of experimentation and boundary pushing. The work is often created utilizing a vast array of techniques and equipment, both non-traditional and established. Mike is well-known throughout the NW for his public art pieces including LO’s 2010 People’s Choice winner, Sprout and 2016 People’s Choice winner,
Clackamas.

Small bites of food, wine, and beverages are included.

Participants are responsible to getting to his studio on their own.  Address is: 

1803 N. Killingsworth Street - Portland, OR  97217

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Lunch & Learn - Artist Talk
Sep
21
12:00 PM12:00

Lunch & Learn - Artist Talk

Lunch & Learn
Artist Talk with Jesse Taylor & Sharon Warman Agnor
Wednesday, September 21
12 to 1 PM

The Arts Council is excited to offer another installment of Lunch & Learn! Join us and hear how Gallery Without Walls artists go from concept to completion. Artists Jesse Taylor and Sharon Agnor Warman will walk you through an intimate look into the creation of public sculpture. This event is free and open to the public. Feel free to bring a bag lunch. Desserts and beverages will be served.



No sign up needed.

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Unveil Your Art!
Aug
25
4:00 PM16:00

Unveil Your Art!

Take a walk around town, and you will see fifteen NEW and beautiful sculptures adorning the streets in the next few weeks. These sculptures will be celebrated on August 25th at Sundeleaf Plaza in Lake Oswego with an all NEW Unveil Your Art! celebration.

New this year, the fabulous annual event moves to Saturday, August 25th and will take place from 4 - 7 p.m. Join us at Sundeleaf Plaza, located at 120 South State Street, Lake Oswego, where we will celebrate next to the water and amid two of Lake Oswego’s favorite public art pieces—Sunflowers and Wormy Apple.

Mark, your calendar to attend this family-friendly day that promises to be filled with fun, food, and art created on the spot to buy and take home. Experience the unique opportunity to meet many of this year’s sculptors and learn about how their work goes from idea to three-dimensional sculpture.   

Lake Oswego’s public art program is unique as 15 new pieces are loaned to the city each year. With the combination of both temporary and permanent pieces, over 70 public sculptures make their home in Lake Oswego. As the permanent sculptures become beloved characters and fixtures throughout the City, the rotating sculptures allow the community to enjoy NEW artwork, processes, themes, media, styles, and outstanding talent each year.

Event At A Glance:

Unveil Your Art!

Saturday, August 25, 2018

4:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Sundeleaf Plaza

4:00 to 5:30 p.m. – Drawing Rally

5:30 to 6:00 p.m. – Artist Talk

6:00 p.m. – Program

6:30 p.m. – Tours Begin

6:45 p.m. – Second Tours Begin

7:00 p.m. – Event Concludes

Enjoy a drawing rally, kids art activities, and food & drink. Meet the artists and take a docent-led tour of the new sculptures!

 

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Unveil Your Process!
Aug
24
to Oct 19

Unveil Your Process!

This exhibition features prototypes of the sculptures, along with drawings, paintings, and other pieces from the 15 NEW Gallery Without Walls artists.

Many pieces are for sale.  Stop by and see the collection.

ARTspace is open Tuesday through Friday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Unveil Your Process! First Friday Opening
Aug
24
5:00 PM17:00

Unveil Your Process! First Friday Opening

This exhibit kicks off a weekend of celebration surrounding Gallery With Out Walls and the 15 new artists who will have public art pieces throughout the City of Lake Oswego.  The exhibition features prototypes of the sculptures, along with drawings, paintings, and other sculptural pieces.  510 Museum & ARTspace is open Tuesday through Thursday 11 to 4 p.m.

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First Friday Closing Reception
Aug
3
5:00 PM17:00

First Friday Closing Reception

Join us for a First Friday Closing Reception for Chronicle: Plein Air.  This event will culminate with a gathering of the artists, bites to eat, and beverages.  All art is for sale and this will be the last time you will have an opportunity to purchase paintings from this show.

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First Friday Opening - Capturing Place
May
4
5:00 PM17:00

First Friday Opening - Capturing Place

The Arts Council is excited to present Capturing Place: Photography That Explores The Intersection of Place & Home - On View May 4 through June 15 at 510 Museum & ARTspace - 510 1st Street, Lake Oswego, Oregon. Nineteen artists will exhibit their interpretations of what place and home mean to them, whether geography, people, memories, or landscapes - cultural or physical. Join us this Friday, May 4th from 5 to 7 p.m. for the opening reception. Meet the artists, grab a bite to eat, and enjoy a libation.

 

Artists included in the exhibition are:
Debi Bradway
Cathy Cheney
Sarah DeMerritt
Bill Eklund
Elizabeth Eklund
Eric Griswold
Nathan V. Holden
Nicolette Hume
Caleb Jacobson
Karen Lee
Paul Lyons
Amara McCarthy
Hans Ogren
Larry Olson
Deb Stoner
Vldn Taylor
Alan Vincent
Peter Wadsworth
Natalie Wood


510 Museum & ARTspace is open Tuesday through Friday - 11 to 4 p.m., or by appointment.

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Family Art-Making
Apr
26
1:00 PM13:00

Family Art-Making

Join the Arts Council at our 510 Museum & ARTspace for a fun afternoon making spring flowers with cardboard, stickers, markers, and paint.  All materials are provided. 

A suggested donation of $5 would be helpful to cover costs of program.  Thank you.

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Family Art-Making Celebrating Earth Week
Apr
21
10:00 AM10:00

Family Art-Making Celebrating Earth Week

Join the Arts Council at our 510 Museum & ARTspace to celebrate Earth Week. This program is a collaboration with Willamette Partnership and will incorporate an art activity and a poetry workshop.  All materials are provided. 

A suggested donation of $5 would be helpful to cover costs of program.  Thank you.

This event has limited seating.  Please click below and sign up today!

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Family Art-Making
Apr
19
1:00 PM13:00

Family Art-Making

Join the Arts Council at our 510 Museum & ARTspace for a fun afternoon using yarn, paper, and muffin pans to make earth prints. All materials are provided. 

A suggested donation of $5 would be helpful to cover costs of program.  Thank you.

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Family Art-Making
Feb
22
1:00 PM13:00

Family Art-Making

This Thursday, participants are invited to explore printmaking techniques. Using a variety of media including markers, stickers, scrap paper, ink, and found objects for printing, little artists will see their imagination come to life creating a colorful forest. All ages welcome and all materials provided. A $5 donation is requested to help cover material costs.

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Art As Refuge "Lunch & Learn"
Feb
16
12:00 PM12:00

Art As Refuge "Lunch & Learn"

Friday, February 16 from 12 to 1 p.m., join us for a “Lunch and Learn,” artist talk held in the gallery. This will be an informal gathering with one of the exhibition artists doing a demonstration for participants and a talk about their work. Attendees are encouraged to bring a bag lunch and ACLO will supply beverages

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Family Art-Making
Feb
15
12:00 PM12:00

Family Art-Making

This Thursday, participants are invited to make little boxes on the hillside. This colorful project exploring shapes and landscape is perfect for all ages. Using a variety of media including cardboard, washi tape, and stickers, little artists will see their imagination come to life! All ages welcome and all materials provided. A $5 donation is requested to help cover material costs.

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Family Art-Making
Feb
8
1:00 PM13:00

Family Art-Making

The theme of February’s family artmaking is portraiture! This Thursday, participants are invited to make Imagination Portraits.  Using a variety of media including markers, stickers, glitter glue, watercolor, scrap paper, and instant photos, little artists will see their imagination come to life! All ages welcome and all materials provided. A $5 donation is requested to help cover material costs.

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