Chinese brush painter will
lecture, conduct workshop
I-Hsiung Ju, a retired professor of art at Washington and Lee University in Virginia, will lecture at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art on the UO Campus.
An artist for 60 years, Ju has lived in mainland China, the Philippines and in the eastern United States. He has concentrated on ink painting, but also has worked in sculpture, ceramics, wood carving and glass blowing.
Ju is steeped in the tradition of Chinese literati painting and applies that technique to American scenes, such as paintings of Half Dome at Yosemite National Park. He will also demonstrate his ink painting tech- niques.
The museum is at 1430 John- son Lane.
George Evano will host
the First Friday Art Walk
Oregon Bach Festival 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 at Broadway and Willamette Street.
The Jacobs Gallery is showing the second annual Youth Arts Celebration. Other stops are:
Society of North American Goldsmiths, 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, 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
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 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 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 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 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