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, see art demonstrations, hear live music and enjoy wine and other refreshments at some of the galleries.
The following galleries are members of the Ashland Gallery Association:
ART & SOUL GALLERY
247 E. Main St. 541-488-9006 or www.artandsoulgallery.com.
"A Moment in Time...," outdoor pastel paintings by Randye Jensen. There will be live music by Douglas Ross on the dulcimer.
ASHLAND ART CENTER
357 E. Main St. 541-482-2772 or www.ashlandartcenter.org.
"Tuned into Tunics," felt art by Jo Ann Manzone. Guitarist Tye Austin also will perform.
ASHLAND ART WORKS
291 Oak St. 541-488-4735 or www.ashlandartworks.com.
Assemblage sculptures, paintings and textile art by Elin Babcock and Claudia Law.
Ashland Painters Union
271/2; N. Main St., No. 2. 541-621-7767 or www.ashlandpaintersunion.org.
"Pouring Bordeaux," paintings by Eric Navickas are repainted master paintings of executions.
500 A St. 541-482-9008.
"Husbands, Wives and Lovers," Painters, writers, photographers and more will display their expressions of love.
Gumbo — Community Arts Experience
280 E. Hersey St. 541-708-0788 or www.gumboarts.org.
Paint, dance, drum and invoke Goddesses.
HANSON HOWARD GALLERY
89 Oak St. 541-488-2562 or www.hansonhowardgallery.com.
Contemporary realist paintings by Ken Grant.
859B Mountain Meadows Drive. 541-708-5141 or www.numinousstudiowest.com.
"Squaring Off," Richard and Rochelle Newman use the square as an organization principle in their art.
HOUSTON'S CUSTOM FRAMING AND FINE ART
270 E. Main St. 541-482-1983 or www.houstoncustomframing.com.
Art by Sarah Waldron, Thomas M. Houston, Yuji Hiratsuka, Stephen McMillan and others.
ILLAHE STUDIOS AND GALLERY
215 Fourth St. 541-488-5072 or www.illahegallery.com.
"Elements of Nature," palette knife oil landscapes by Jerry Shanafelt, along with sculptures that incorporate materials from nature by Dan Tilden, Saydah Design and Mary Burgess, will be displayed. Ceramic sculptures by Norman Ernsting and a figurative oil painting by Rebecca Gabriel also will be displayed. Live music will be by Laurie Christi Anderson
25 E. Main St. 541-482-3621 or www.clubnimbus.net.
Hyper-realistic watercolor paintings of wine country scenes by Eric Christensen will be displayed.
PHOTOGRAPHERS' GALLERY IN THE ASHLAND ART CENTER
357 E. Main St. 541-301-5975 or www.ashlandphotographersgallery.com.
Photographic studies of the California redwoods by Darcie Sternenberg.
PUSH ART GALLERY
274 Fourth St., Suite 1. 360-393-2145 or www.pushartashland.com.
Abstract and contemporary art including sculpture, photography and paper media.
THOMAS LEE GALLERY
20 S. First St. 541-482-1135 or www.thomasleegallery.com.
Photorealistic oil pop art paintings by Doug Bloodworth.
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.
"Creeks at Creekside," oil paintings by D. Zeno Thanes.
ENOTECA BY EDENVALE
17 N. Main St. 541-482-3377 or www.edenvalleyorchards.com.
"The Spoken Image," mixed-media paintings by Anna Elkins that combine images and words.
FAMILY MASSAGE EDUCATION CENTER
1081 E. Main St. 541-482-3567 or www.hellofmec.com.
Pen, ink and watercolor drawings by Carolee Buck.
1250 Siskiyou Blvd. (on the Southern Oregon University campus). 541-552-6816 or www.hannonlib.sou.edu.
Student art from Southern Oregon University's 7th annual Southern Oregon Arts & Research conference.
287 Fourth St. www.hillstationashland.com.
"Holocene," oil paintings by Jennifer Cannon.
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 George Martin as well as paintings by Keith Johnson.
228 B St. 541-488-7003 or www.peltonhouse.com.
Wildlife photography by Dan Elster.
47 N. Main St., Ashland. 541-708-5881 or www.salameashland.com.
14 S. First St. 541-488-3700 or www.waterstonesalon.com.
Photography by Gail Colbern.
WEISINGER Family Winery
3150 Siskiyou Blvd. 541-488-5989 or www.weisingers.com.
Textile art by Ariel Sherman.
Working studio members:
9647 Wagner Creek Road, Talent. 541-535-6114 or www.backroadsproductions.com.
Sculptures and marble, stonecut prints by Harriet Greene, and illustrations and a new series of ocean 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.
Sculptures, paintings and multimedia art by regional and international artists.
Digital works by Bruce Bayard, and drawings by Ann DiSalvo.