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 features the fine art of local artists, as well as artists from nearby regions. Click here for the list of artists we represent.
A call for entries to professional and amateur photographers to submit your finest images from the Columbia River Gorge area. This year, the show is concentrating on photography that is outside the "box". Often in photography, there can be so much more beneath the surface of a piece. .
Learn More: Pushing Reality Artist Call
The Best of the Gorge exhibition will run June 6th-29th. This show will celebrate and reward the best art work produced by mid-Columbia residents. We will have significant prizes to award to the best works, all media are invited, from drawing and painting to glass and ceramics to sculpture and mixed media.
Learn More: Artist Call: The Best of the Gorge
Trash begins its second life.
Learn More: Trash 2 Art
Columbia Center for the Arts exhibits the works of Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield. The exhibit represents four series of paintings she created during her 2004-2010 tenure as a professor, teaching art to Muslim women in Kuwait.
Learn More: Yvonne Pepin-Wakefield
For the first time ever, kids take over the gallery. The show is a culmination of a six week pilot project entitled "Collective Voices-Exploring Personal Narratives".
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We welcome mixed media artist Janet Essley this month in The Nook Gallery.
Learn More: Janet Essley
This oil painting class is designed for novices and experts alike. Cathleen's techniques are meant to meet every artist wherever you are in your painting journey.
You’re invited to attend our Drawer’s Club in the Studio. Paint or draw from a live model. All skill levels are welcome. We’ll provide the model, easels and tables; you bring your art supplies and enjoy honing your skills.
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.
Click for info on recent art shows at the Columbia Art Gallery.