West Coast Biennial 2015 at Turtle Bay Museum
Please make time to visit the upcoming West Coast Biennial at the Turtle Bay Museum in Redding next to the Sundial Bridge for the upcoming group exhibition of 51 artists from Alaska to California, opening reception on January 30th, 2015 during the upcoming Redding Art Cruise. My recent work “Edgewood and Slough” a diptych of about 40×130″ wall display has been selected for the 2015 Biennial.
It’s an exciting event and superb show case for the arts – don’t miss it. A great sunny spring day walk on the bridge and museum visit!
Maybe we can meet during the opening Reception on January 30th with the Redding Art Cruise event happening as well!
Turtle Bay Exploration Park to host the West Coast Biennial Juried Art Exhibition
(January 9, 2015) – The Friends of the Arts at Turtle Bay, in cooperation with Turtle Bay Exploration Park, is presenting its third West Coast Biennial Juried Art Exhibition at Turtle Bay from January 31 to May 3 in the Museum’s Art Gallery. The exhibition provides a forum for both established and emerging artists working on the west coast in a diversity of media including painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture and mixed media.
This year’s juror, Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson, the Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Curator of Northwest Art at the Portland Art Museum, has selected the pieces for this exhibition of works in many media from competing artists in California, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska.
The prizes for the West Coast Biennial Juried Art Competition will be awarded at the annual Cultural Cruise reception on January 30 at 6 p.m. at Turtle Bay. Many of the Biennial artists will be in attendance to talk about their work.
For Turtle Bay Exploration Park hours and for more information visit www.turtlebay.org.
About Juror Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson
Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson is the Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Curator of Northwest Art at the Portland Art Museum. She is responsible for the Museum’s distinguished collection of Northwest art from the late 19th century to today. Her duties include research, documentation, and building of the collection and presenting exhibitions by artists living in Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming. Ms. Laing-Malcolmson was born in Seattle and has a BFA in Painting from Pacific Northwest College of Art and an MFA in Painting from Montana State University. She has taught studio courses and art history in the Montana State University system and at art schools in Portland, and has exhibited her own artwork in the west and abroad.