Columbia Center
for the Arts

215 Cascade Avenue

PO Box 1543

Hood River, OR 97031


Current Gallery Show and Other Art Gallery Events

May in the Gallery: Human NatureHuman Nature

May in the Nook: Nick BielemeierMay in the Nook: Nick Bielemeier

June & July in the Gallery: Best of the GorgeBest of the Gorge

About Columbia Art Gallery

Columbia Art Gallery at Columbia Center for the Arts features works by artists in a variety of mediums from oils, pastels and watercolors to pottery, jewelry, glass, fiber arts, mixed media and more.

Each month, we hang a new show while keeping a section of the gallery dedicated to our member artists, all of whom live within 50 miles of the gallery.

Columbia Art Gallery

Our Artists

Columbia Art Gallery features the fine art of local artists, as well as artists from nearby regions.  Click here for the list of artists we represent.

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Art Shows & Events


Art Gallery

May 1-31

Human Nature

Eleven local and regional artists participate in the May show: "Human Nature." The artists have produced work in a wide variety of mediums and styles, inspired by the concept of Human Nature.
Learn more: Human Nature

May 1-31

Artists' Nook: Nick Bielemeier

Photographer Nick Bielemeier combines his love of the outdoors and nature with new techniques in digital photography to produce fresh and vibrant images. Nick's passion has always been to create photos of the scenic beauty and rich history here in the Columbia Gorge and the Hood River Valley.
Learn more: Artists' Nook - Nick Bielemeier

June 5-August 2

Best of the Gorge

This June and July the Gallery will exhibit fabulous artwork submitted by mid-Columbia residents in a long-standing tradition of a juried exhibition showcasing the Best of the Gorge. This year's show will be juried by Jennifer Zika, Manager of the Portland Art Museum Sales and Rental Gallery.
Learn more: Best of the Gorge

Future Shows


Human Nature

Contact: Sue Sutherland

June & July

Best of The Gorge 2015

Contact: Christine Knowles


Pacific Northwest Plein Air 2015

Contact: Cathleen Rehfeld


Farm to Fork

Contact: Laurel Bushman


La Lluvia

Contact: Leah Hedberg and Peter Marbach



Contact: Charlene Fort


Holiday Show


Become a Member Artist

Learn how to become a Gallery Artist and/or a guest artist in a monthly show or special event. Learn more:  Show your art at Columbia Art Gallery.

Artist Forms

New Inventory Form (fillable PDF)

Show Archive

Click for info on recent art shows at the Columbia Art Gallery.