First Friday art walk

Look for art exhibits, live music, wine and finger foods at venues around Ashland
"Yosemite Falls" and other acrylic paintings by Talent artist Cheryl Williams, along with paintings by French artist Eliane Penalver Jallon and San Francisco Bay Area aritst Slyvia Verange, will be featured this month at Illahe Studios and Gallery in Ashland.

New exhibits highlight the First Friday art walk in Ashland's downtown and Railroad District. The monthly art walk will be from 5 to 8 p.m.

Art walk maps are available at the galleries and Ashland Chamber of Commerce. Visitors will find opportunities to meet the artists, watch art demonstrations, hear live music and enjoy refreshments at some of the galleries.

Check the following listings for details. Please note that some galleries will be closed during the event.

The following galleries are members of the Ashland Gallery Association:

ART & SOUL GALLERY

247 E. Main St. 541-488-9006 or www.artandsoulgallery.com.

"Wayside Trails and Gardens," watercolor paintings by Medford artist Barbara Eshoo.

ASHLAND ART CENTER

357 E. Main St. 541-482-2772 or www.ashlandartcenter.org.

"Vested Interests," wearable fiber art by Laura Lawrence, and open artist studios.

ASHLAND ART WORKS

291 Oak St. 541-488-4735 or www.ashlandartworks.com.

Woven tapestries and masks by Monique Barker and multimedia quilts by Claudia Law.

GALLERIE KARON

500 A St. 541-482-9008.

"The Female of the Species," sculptures, paintings, photography by more than 20 female artists.

HANSON HOWARD GALLERY

89 Oak St. 541-488-2562 or www.hansonhowardgallery.com.

"Transparency and Density of Form," bronze and wood sculptures by Don Ajello, and encaustic paintings by Cathy Valentine.

HOUSTON'S CUSTOM FRAMING AND FINE ART

270 E. Main St. 541-482-1983 or www.houstoncustomframing.com.

Works by Sarah Waldron, Thomas M. Houston, Yuji Hiratsuka and Stephen McMillan.

ILLAHE STUDIOS AND GALLERY

215 Fourth St. 541-488-5072 or www.illahegallery.com.

"The Vibrant, Savage World," landscape paintings by Eliane Penalver Jallon (acrylic), Cheryl Williams (acrylic) and Sylvia Verange (pastel).

NIMBUS

25 E. Main St. 541-482-3621 or www.clubnimbus.net.

Primitive and modern, architectural ceramic pieces by studio potter Patrick Horsley.

PHOTOGRAPHERS' GALLERY IN THE ASHLAND ART CENTER

357 E. Main St. 541-301-5975 or www.ashlandphotographersgallery.com.

Regional landscape photography by David Lorenz Winston, and works by 10 other local photographers.

THOMAS LEE GALLERY

20 S. First St. 541-482-1135 or www.thomasleegallery.com.

Whimsical landscapes by Lennie Devine.

Associate members of the Ashland Gallery Association include:

CREEKSIDE PIZZA BISTRO

92 N. Main St. 541-482-4131 or www.creeksidepizza.com.

Acrylic paintings by Keith Jordan.

ENOTECA BY EDENVALE

17 N. Main St. 541-482-3377 or www.edenvalleyorchards.com.

Graphite drawings by Matthew Bohn.

FAMILY MASSAGE EDUCATION CENTER

1081 E. Main St. 541-482-3567 or www.hellofmec.com.

"Dancing Among the Stars," acrylic paintings by Jana Parks.

HILL STATION

287 Fourth St. www.hillstationashland.com.

"Ecstatic Grace," acrylic paintings by Zoe Alowan.

LINDY KEHOE GALLERY

296 E. Main St. (inside Hemporium). 541-482-3350.

Paintings and illustrations by Lindy Kehoe.


LIQUID ASSETS WINE BAR

96 N. Main St. 541-482-9463 or www.liquidassetswinebar.com.

Photography by Dan Elster and Joseph Linaschke and patinaed copper sculptures by Randall Grealish.

LOVE REVOLUTION

111 E. Main St. 541-201-2060 or www.loveashland.com.

Pastel paintings of the human form by Clista Prelle-Tworek.

PELTON HOUSE

228 B St. 541-488-7003 or www.peltonhouse.com.

Photography by Sarah Patterson and Dan Elster.

Studio 78

337 E. Main St. 541-499-1468 or www.facebook.com/studio78.

Photography by Brent Moore, Jon Vait, Denise Baratta and Cornelius Matteo.

TAROKO PAN-PACIFIC BISTRO

62 E. Main St. 541-488-7108 or www.tarokoashland.com.

Haiku art by Cathy Dorris and mixed-media, Asian landscapes by Gaelyn Larrick.

WATERSTONE SALON

14 S. First St. 541-488-3700 or www.waterstonesalon.com.

Paintings by Jean Bakewell and Kay Cutter.

WEISINGER'S OF ASHLAND

3150 Siskiyou Blvd. 541-488-5989 or www.weisingers.com.

Photography by Tina Angermeier.

Working studio members:

BACKROADS STUDIO

161 Fourth St. 541-482-3672 or www.backroadsproductions.com.

"Ocean Series," marble sculptures and prints by Harriet Greene, and slide shows of fantasy illustrations and photography by Martin Goldman.

GATHERING GLASS STUDIO

322 N. Pioneer St. 541-488-4738 or www.gatheringglass.com.

Glassworks and demonstrations by Keith Gabor, Scott Carlson and Jeff Addicott.

JEGA GALLERY AND SCULPTURE GARDEN

625 A St. 541-488-2474 or www.jega4art.com.

Photographs by Mary Landberg featured in Rogue Women's Collective's 2013 "Bare Essence" calendar.

STUDIO A. B.

621 A St. 541-482-2253, www.babayard.com or www.anndisalvo.com.

Digital works and video projections by Bruce Bayard, and drawings by Ann DiSalvo.


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