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Chinese brush painter will

lecture, conduct workshop

I-Hsiung Ju, a retired professor of art at Washington and Lee University Washington and Lee University, at Lexington, Va.; coeducational; founded and opened 1749 as Augusta Academy. It was called Liberty Hall in 1776; became Liberty Hall Academy (a college) in 1782, Washington Academy (following a gift from George Washington) in 1798,  in Virginia, will lecture at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art is an art museum located on the campus of the University of Oregon in Eugene, Oregon. The original building was designed by Ellis F. Lawrence as part of his "main university quadrangle," now known as the Memorial Quadrangle.  on the UO Campus.

An artist for 60 years, Ju has lived in mainland China, the Philippines and in the eastern United States United States, officially United States of America, republic (2005 est. pop. 295,734,000), 3,539,227 sq mi (9,166,598 sq km), North America. The United States is the world's third largest country in population and the fourth largest country in area. . He has concentrated on ink painting, but also has worked in sculpture, ceramics, wood carving wood carving, as an art form, includes any kind of sculpture in wood, from the decorative bas-relief on small objects to life-size figures in the round, furniture, and architectural decorations.

The woods used vary greatly in hardness and grain.
 and glass blowing glass blowing
The art or process of shaping an object from molten glass by blowing air into it through a tube.

glass blower n.

Ju is steeped in the tradition of Chinese literati literati

Scholars in China and Japan whose poetry, calligraphy, and paintings were supposed primarily to reveal their cultivation and express their personal feelings rather than demonstrate professional skill.
 painting and applies that technique to American scenes, such as paintings of Half Dome at Yosemite National Park Yosemite National Park (yōsĕm`ĭtē), 761,266 acres (308,205 hectares), E central Calif.; est. 1890 as a result of the efforts of conservationist John Muir. Located in the Sierra Nevada, it is a glacier-scoured area of great beauty; Mt. . He will also demonstrate his ink painting tech- niques.

The museum is at 1430 John- son Lane.

George Evano will host

the First Friday First Friday is a city-wide public event that occurs on the first Friday of every month. The events may take on many purposes, including art gallery openings and social networking.  Art Walk

Oregon Bach Festival The Oregon Bach Festival is an annual celebration of the works of Johann Sebastian Bach, held in Eugene, Oregon in late June and early July. It was co-founded by German conductor Helmuth Rilling and the former president of the American Choral Directors Association, Royce Saltzman,  marketing director George Evano hosts this month's First Friday Art Walk, which begins at 5:30 p.m. at the Jacobs Gallery in the lower level of the Hult Center, Seventh Avenue and Willamette Street.

This month's walk, a free monthly tour of downtown art venues, will take place in collaboration with Art Fest, which offers artisan booths in the Broadway Plaza Broadway Plaza is the name of various places:
  • Broadway Plaza (Walnut Creek), a shopping mall in Walnut Creek, California
  • Broadway Plaza (Denver), a shopping mall in Denver, Colorado
 at Broadway and Willamette Street.

The Jacobs Gallery is showing the second annual Youth Arts Celebration. Other stops are:

Society of North American Goldsmiths The Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG) was founded in 1969.[1] It is an international nonprofit organization that serves as the primary organization of jewelers and metal artists in North America. Anyone interested in the related fields may become a member. , 540 Oak St., Suite A. Work from undergraduate and graduate students in jewelry and metalsmithing at the University of Oregon's Department of Art.

La Follette La Fol¬∑lette ¬† , Robert Marion 1855-1925.

American politician and reformer who served as a U.S. senator from Wisconsin (1906-1925). In 1924 he ran unsuccessfully for President on the Progressive Party ticket.
, 931 Oak St. `Three Brushes and a Press,' an exhibit featuring the work of Beau Gordon, Jani Hoberg, Sadie Smith and Cyndy Duer- feldt.

White Lotus, 767 Willamette St. Chinese and Japanese scrolls from the 19th and 20th centuries.

Laurel Hill Center having

annual exhibit and auction

Laurel Hill Center is hosting its third annual Art Exhibit and Auction during the First Friday Art Walk.

Artwork will be on display at 128 W. Broadway from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Artists donating pieces include Sue Bradley (glass); Shirley Collins (photography); Bob Devine (charcoals, oils); Ellen Gabehart (watercolors, mixed media); Lynda Hain, deceased (inks); Will Klausmeier (oils); Susan Lowdermilk (printmaker, book artist); Sandra McCourry (aqua media, mixed media); Lorraine McDonald (watercolors); Renee Nelson (watercolors); Faith Rahill (pottery); Donna Schimmels (pastels); Deb Scott (jewelry); Mel Vincent (watercolors); and Colleen Patricia Williams (oils, watercolors).

In addition, a group of Laurel Hill Center participants wrote and published a compilation of poetry, `Reflections,' which will be available for $10. Laurel Hill Center provides recovery-focused services to more than 500 adults with mental illnesses.

The Art Scholarship Fund provides opportunities for individuals to work with various media and explore new ways of seeing and creating.

Hope Abbey Mausoleum mausoleum (môsəlē`əm), a sepulchral structure or tomb, especially one of some size and architectural pretension, so called from the sepulcher of that name at Halicarnassus, Asia Minor, erected (c.352 B.C.  

has 'Textures of Memory'

An art exhibit titled "Textures of Memory" opens at Hope Abbey Mausoleum in the Eugene Masonic Cemetery, near 26th Avenue and University Street, with a reception from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Friday.

The exhibit will include work by artists Judy Alison, Michael Kroetch and Marilyn Robert, all of whom have designed display work to enrich the mausoleum space.

Alison, a ceramicist, will place bowls for memories or blessings inside the mausoleum. Kroetch will show a series of paintings of faces. Robert will show a group of woven linen cloths along with an outdoor installation of bamboo, sisal and cloth.

The exhibit will be open from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through July 16.

Art sale by UO students

scheduled at the Schnitzer

BRINK: Student Art Exposition & Sale opens with a reception at 7 p.m. tonight at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.

The sale offers art work by more than 30 UO art students from eight disciplines: painting and drawing, fibers, metalsmithing and jewelry, sculpture, ceramics, photography, printmaking printmaking

Art form consisting of the production of images, usually on paper but occasionally on fabric, parchment, plastic, or other support, by various techniques of multiplication, under the direct supervision of or by the hand of the artist.
 and digital arts.

Garrison Raborn paintings

up at Springfield Museum

A show of paintings by Jodie Garrison Raborn opens Tuesday and continues through July 8 at the Springfield Museum, 590 Main St., Springfield. A reception will be at 6 p.m. June 8.

Raborn paints street scenes, landscapes, people and still-lifes. She grew up in Eugene and is an assistant professor of art at Western Oregon University History

Originally established in 1856 by Oregon pioneers as "Monmouth University", a private college, and later merged with another private institution (Bethel College near Rickreall) to become "Christian College.
 in Monmouth.

The museum is open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from noon to 4 p.m. Admission is $2 for adults ages 19 and older.

University area to stage

its own art walk tonight

Free shuttle buses from the Hult Center will take art lovers to a special University of Oregon The University of Oregon is a public university located in Eugene, Oregon. The university was founded in 1876, graduating its first class two years later. The University of Oregon is one of 60 members of the Association of American Universities.  art walk this evening.

The buses leave the Hult Center, Seventh Avenue and Willamette Street, at 5:15 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. They return from campus at 8:45 and 9:15 p.m.

Stops on the walk include art in the Law School, the Museum of Natural and Cultural History, the LaVerne Krauss Gallery, the Buzz Aperture Gallery, the Adell McMillan Gallery, the Knight Library and the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art.

Opening planned Friday

at New Zone Gallery

New Zone Gallery, 975 Oak Alley, presents "Women by Women, Men by Men," and exhibit of work by 30 of the art collective's members.

The opening reception is 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday. It will feature refreshments and live entertainment.

Cascade Manor art exhibit

will open on Monday

An exhibit of work by artists represented by Alder alder (ôl`dər), name for deciduous trees and shrubs of the genus Alnus of the family Betulaceae (birch family), widely distributed, especially in mountainous and moist areas of the north temperate zone and in the Andes.  Gallery in Coburg will be shown from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the main lounge of Cascade Manor, 65 W. 30th Ave.

The show will include paintings by Sarkis Antikajian, Jill Atkins and Mike Pease; jewelry by Christine Sundt; art mosaics in glass by Janet Reed; and bronze sculpture by Ellen Tykeson and Steve Reinmuth.

Two artists on exhibit

at the Opus6ix gallery

Exhibits of abstract oil paintings by Monroe artist and graphic designer Jenny Gray and of paintings by Eugene artist Anne Teigen will open Friday and continue through the month of June at Opus6ix, 22. W. Seventh Ave.

A reception will be held for both artists at the gallery at 5 p.m. Saturday.


"Fence and Coast Range" by Sarkis Antikajian is one of the works on exhibit Monday through Wednesday of next week at Cascade Manor. ART NOTES
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Date:Jun 1, 2006
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