Columbia Center
for the Arts

215 Cascade Street

PO Box 1543

Hood River, OR 97031


The Crush

The Crush:
A Celebration of Columbia Gorge
Wines and Fine Art

October 4-27, 2013


Columbia Center for the Arts and the Columbia Gorge Winegrowers Association invite you to visit the gallery during harvest, when the bounty of wine grapes are crushed and the joie de vivre of winemaking begins. Starting October 4th, eleven artists from the Gorge and Portland area join together to celebrate the sensuality of wine. In addition to the show, eight wineries will host wine tastings at the gallery every Friday in October from 6pm – 8pm.

First Friday:
Join us Friday, October 4th from 6pm-8pm for the opening reception of The Crush exhibition. Mingle with exhibiting artists and local winemakers and indulge in complimentary appetizers and wine tastings from Cathedral Ridge and Hood Crest. Beer and Wine will be available for purchase.

Exhibiting Artists: Sally Bills Bailey, Scott Gellatly, Eric Jacobsen, Mark Nilsson,
Anton Pavlenko, Cathleen Rehfeld, Hazel Schlesinger, Nancy Tongue, Za Vue and
Karen Watson.

Curators: Laurel Bushman and Sally Reichmuth

Wine Tastings every Friday in October 6pm-8pm:
Friday, October 4th: Cathedral Ridge Winery
Friday, October 11th: Wy’East Vineyards & White Salmon Vineyard
Friday, October 18th: Aniche & Mt. Hood Winery
Friday, October 25th: Viento Winery & Cascade Cliffs

Special Event October 25th at 7pm:
A Conversation: Wines of the Columbia River Gorge. Join us as we present winemakers from the region in a discussion on winemaking in the Gorge.