First Friday art walk in Ashland

"Circus, Circus," a series of acrylic paintings by Jacksonville artist Katherine Gracey, will be featured this First Friday at Art & Soul Gallery.

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.

"Circus, Circus," whimsical acrylic vignettes and landscapes by Jacksonville artist Katherine Gracey.

ASHLAND ART CENTER

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

Ceramic totems by the center's Enrichment program students, felt art by Jo Ann Manzone, and open artist studios.

ASHLAND ART WORKS

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

Cards by young artists and the senior art project of Ashland High School student Kaiya Spain. Proceeds from card sales benefit LifeArt and Maslow Project.

Ashland Painters Union

271/2; N. Main St., No. 2. 541-535-1091 or www.ashlandpaintersunion.org.

"Landscapes of the Mind: Worlds Real and Imagined," featuring works by gallery members.

DAVIS AND CLINE GALLERY

525 A St., Suite 1. 541-482-2069 or www.davisandcline.com.

"Last Friday," found-object sculptures by Nelson Davis.

GALLERIE KARON

500 A St. 541-482-9008.

"Gifted," gift-worthy arts by 27 local artists.

HANSON HOWARD GALLERY

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

The annual Holiday Salon, featuring paintings, prints, sculptures and ceramic works by gallery artists.

HOUSTON'S CUSTOM FRAMING AND FINE ART

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

New oil paintings by Sarah Waldron and video projections by Bruce Bayard.

ILLAHE STUDIOS AND GALLERY

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

Glassworks by Steven Cornett, Evie Ault, Patti Wessman and Terry Cooper Sullivan.

NIMBUS

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

Oil paintings by Linda Lamore.

PHOTOGRAPHERS' GALLERY IN THE ASHLAND ART CENTER

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

Photographs of Italy by John Peterson, and works by 10 other local photographers.

Push art Gallery

274 Fourth St., Suite 1. 360-393-2145 or www.pushartashland.com.

Abstract and contemporary art, including sculptures, photography and paperworks, by artists from the Pacific Northwest and New Jersey.

THOMAS LEE GALLERY

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

Art Deco-style Disney fine-art prints by three artists.

Associate members of the Ashland Gallery Association include:

Belle Fiore Estate & Winery

955 Dead Indian Memorial Road. 541-488-9765.

Oil and pastel paintings by Linda Evans.

CREEKSIDE PIZZA BISTRO

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

Paintings, graphic design, and handmade mixed-media pieces by Anahata Katkin of PAPAYA! Living Boutique.


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.

Artistic quilts by Rogue Art Quilters.

HANNON LIBRARY

1250 Siskiyou Blvd. (on the Southern Oregon University campus). 541-552-6816 or www.hannonlib.sou.edu.

"Collective Ground," a group show by SOU art students.

HILL STATION

287 Fourth St. www.hillstationashland.com.

Paintings by Zoe Alowan from collections "First Ladies of Jazz" and "Ecstatic Grace."

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

LOVE REVOLUTION

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

"The Darkness of Longing," mixed-media works by C. Von Teaselworth.

PELTON HOUSe

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

Photography by Dan Elster.

Salame Restaurant

47 N. Main St., Ashland. 541-708-5881 or www.salameashland.com.

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.

WEISINGER'S OF ASHLAND

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

Photography by Dan Beck.

Working studio members:

BACKROADS STUDIO

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

Marble sculptures and prints by Harriet Greene, and 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.

Collage and prints by Wilkins-O'Riley Zinn, who died last year.

STUDIO A.B.

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

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


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