Look for art news and exhibit information here the last week of every month
Architectural Heritage Center 701 SE Grand Ave. Portland. Showing the art of Elysium Artists through April. Opening reception planned for April 5, 6 to 8 p.m. Learn to create travel journals on April 11 and see a street scene watercolor demonstration on April 18. For more information visit visithac.org/content/elysium-artists. n
The Art Gym, Marylhurst College The Wood Anniversary: Five Years of Signal Fire and The Misadventures of Ansel Adams, Garage Sales, Geo Tracking and General Tomfoolery continue through April 3. Beginning April 16 are Julie Greens The Last Supper: 500 Plates and Buddy Buntings The Prison Industrial Complex. Greens exhibit illustrates the meal requests of U.S. death row inmates. She plans to add 50 plates a year to the collection until capital punishment is abolished. Bunting creates large scale panoramic drawings and watercolors of correctional institutions and prisons in the western United States. Gallery hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Admission is free. n
Hoffman Gallery, Lewis & Clark College Senior Art Exhibition, April 5 through May 19. Opening reception is April 5 from 5 to 7 p.m. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. n
West Linn artists Dave Haslett and Jan Rimerman are showing their art at the Olga Art Works on Orcas Island and at Portland Art Museum Sales Gallery Spring Show. A reception is planned for April 19 from 5 to 8 p.m. n
Lakewood Center Foyer Gallery 369 S. State St., Lake Oswego. Presenting the art of Susie Cowan and Lee Baughman through April 18. Showing selections from The Coco Heads, a series inspired by a Mexican coconut head mask. n
510 Museum and Art Space 510 First St., Lake Oswego. Showing Transitions, a collection which considers the contrast between the structure and steel of Christopher Mooneys paintings, Eric Boyers wire mesh sculptures, and the back to earth theme of Don Bishop and Michael Orwicks natural landscapes. An opening reception will be held April 5 from 5 to 8 p.m. Museum hours are Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. n
Lake Oswego artist Mark Randall is now being represented by Matter! Gallery in Olympia, Wash. Learn more at mattergallery.com. n
Oregon Jewish Museum 1953 NW Kearney, Portland. Showing two exhibits, We Are Our Brothers Keeper and The Wartime Photographs of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman through April 24.
Realty Trust Group 600 A Ave., Lake Oswego. Showing the art of Lake Oswego artist Nancy Tongue through April. 503-675-3300. n
The Stafford Boutique Retirement Community 1200 Overlook Drive, Lake Oswego. Showing the art of Another Vision Artists April 5 through 30. Opening reception planned for April 5 from 4 to 5 p.m., with music by pianist Sally Harmon. n
West Linn Public Library 1595 Burns St., West Linn. Showing Good Old Dog, an exhibit by West Linn artist Pauline Zonneveld April 2 through 29. The exhibit documents elderly dogs and their special bond with humans. She enjoys witnessing the love that exists between dog and caretaker.