Month Long Exhibit and Sanctioned Rose Festival Event Celebrating the Art of Dragon Boating.
Opening Reception: First Thursday, June 1st 5~8pm
65 Local Artists have created work inspired by the Rose Festival Dragon Boats. From literal depictions of the boats to surreal interpreatations of the mythical creatures themselves, this show represents a diverse cross section of Portland Talent, and includes a stunning collection of oil paintings, acrylic, watercolor, pen and ink, encaustic, mixed-media, wood burning, wood carving, ceramics, assemblage and photography by both well known and emerging artists.
The Dragon Boat Races will be held June 10th and 11th at the Riverplace Marina, South of the Hawthorne Bridge.
Cover Image is a digital alteration (using the Prisma app) of a work in progress by Brett Bowers
We can't wait to see his finished painting in this year's show!