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Best of the Gorge

Exhibition October 1-26, 2019
Opening Reception October 4, 6-8pm

The Columbia River Gorge is a place of unparalleled beauty and features stunning and quiet natural beauty and spectacular scenery. Our relationship with this landscape and its people is what the Best of the Gorge exhibition is about, as artists create work that speaks directly to their connection to place. This show has become an annual event that draws in visitors from around the world to experience some of the finest art in the region.

Artists who will be showing in the Best of the Gorge show include:
Myrna Anderson, Sally Bills Bailey, Kathy Baldwin, Laurel Bushman, Daniel Dancer, Stephen Datnoff, Dawn Elle, Kit Garoutte, Brooks Heard, James Henderson, Nancy Houfek Brown, Randye Jensen, Robyn Johnsen, Christine Knowles, Calley Lovett, Jeanne Morgan, Jan Muir, Cathleen Rehfeld, Alan Root, Genevieve Scholl, Jen Smith, Cleo Sterling, Luke Tucker, Ellen Vorster.

Juror: Christopher Pothier

There will be a solo show in the Lobby Gallery of Ted Olsen’s work.

Please join us on First Friday for the award’s ceremony at 6:30 pm

At 7 pm there will be a talk in the theater by Claire Dibble who is in the midst of her Source to Sea Kayak journey down the Columbia River.

All of the 2019 Gallery Exhibits are generously sponsored by Cathedral Ridge Winery.

Columbia Center for the Arts

215 Cascade Avenue
PO Box 1543
Hood River, OR 97031
(541) 387-8877
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Center Hours

(Labor Day - Memorial Day)
Tuesday-Saturday , 11am-5pm
(Memorial Day - Labor Day )
Monday-Sunday, 11am-5pm

Closed Holidays:
Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day



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