Blackfish Gallery in January

Posted by on Dec 10, 2015 in Blackfish Gallery, BLOG, First Thursday | No Comments

Blackfish Gallery’s January show. Show dates: January 5, 2016 — January 30, 2016 Opening January 7, 6pm-9pm Artist: Charles Siegfried Show Title: “Boom” Working in acrylic paint on paper, glass and laser jet prints, Siegfried conjures tents, warplanes, and tanks awash in an apocalyptic, abstract landscape of improbably pleasant colors. This contradiction in content and […]

Blackfish Gallery in November

Blackfish Gallery in November

Posted by on Oct 20, 2015 in Blackfish Gallery, BLOG, First Thursday | No Comments

November 3 through November 28. First Thursday Opening Nov. 5;  Repaint Your Perception of Art Collecting: Nov.15, 2 pm In his latest sculptural series, Greg Conyne has created three-dimensional puzzles in the form of wooden boxes and shrines that engage the viewer in a game of concealment and revelation. Robert R. Dozono has had no […]

Blackfish Gallery in October

Blackfish Gallery in October

Posted by on Sep 20, 2015 in Blackfish Gallery, BLOG, First Thursday | No Comments

Poet and Playwright Merridawn Duckler and painter Christopher Shotola-Hardt join forces to produce an explosion of visual art and poetry for their two-person show during the month of October. Their unusual collaboration, a virtual call and response of artistic expression, includes poems in the form of paintings, traditional paintings, text pieces, plus conceptual and installation […]

Blackfish Gallery in September

Blackfish Gallery in September

September 1 — 26, 2015 with First Thursday Opening on September 3, 2015, 6 — 9 pm. Motamedi’s images nod to Ellsworth Kelly’s composition and color, while exploring the additional territories of texture and metaphor. She says, “I was trying create the simplicity that I love in Kelly, and I find in myself.” Rich straddles […]

Blackfish Gallery in December

Blackfish Gallery in December

“Blackfish Gallery’s December show will present the “Recent Work” of Tori Bryer and Palmarin Merges. Show dates: December 1, 2015 through January 2, 2016 Opening: Thursday, December 3, 2015. Bryer’s color drenched monotypes emerge from a complex layering process that involves a dozen or more passes through the printing press. She says, “I am inspired […]

Blackfish Gallery in August

Blackfish Gallery in August

August 4 — 29, 2015 Preview: Wednesday, August 5, 2015; 5:30 pm — 8 pm Opening: Thursday,, August 6, 2015; 6 pm — 9 pm Images:  Sue Tower, “Woven Memories”, 2014, oil on canvas, 24″ x 24″. In Ater’s pulsating new canvasses, color has elbowed its way into a foreground, assuming the dominant role in […]

Blackfish Gallery in July

Blackfish Gallery in July

Blackfish will feature their 20th Annual Recent Graduates Show Featuring the work of Oregon’s top BFA and MFA Grads from June 30 through August 1, 2015. The opening is Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 6 pm — 9 pm. Define oneself or show others the way? The great thing about being an artist is you […]

Blackfish Gallery in June

Blackfish Gallery in June

Blackfish will feature their 20th Annual Recent Graduates Show Featuring the work of Oregon’s top BFA and MFA Grads from June 30 through August 1, 2015. The opening is Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 6 pm — 9 pm. Define oneself or show others the way? The great thing about being an artist is you […]

Blackfish Gallery in May

Blackfish Gallery in May

Transparency:  Uncovering What is Hidden; May 5 – May 30, 2015 Artist Talk, Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 11:00 am.   Time transmutes into conceptual theme in Black’s series of large acrylic paintings on canvas, These works extend and refine the artist’s ongoing investigation of multiple levels of reality and showcase her skill as a symbolist, […]

Blackfish Gallery in April

Blackfish Gallery in April

Clint Brown and Rory ONeal, Implicit Ambiguities, March 31 – May 2, 2015; Artist Talk:  Nude vs Naked: An Abbreviated History, Clint Brown, Saturday, April 25, 2015 at 2 pm. In his work Brown tries to integrate formal and humanistic concerns and address the conflicts we as a culture experience between naked and nude. Straddling the […]