Whiting Tennis: My Side of the Mountain
January 18 – March 23, 2014
Melvin Henderson-Rubio GalleryWhiting Tennis is a Seattle-based mixed media artist who merges interests in folk and Pop art with surrealism in his artworks, which include paintings, sculptures, prints, drawings, and collages. Often derived from doodles and automatic drawings, his art combines Western landscapes, lonely forms, and dilapidated buildings to create a distinctly American narrative. Organized by Collection Curator Jonathan Bucci, the exhibition will feature a range of work from the past 10 years.
Winter is Good
January 21 – March 23, 2014
Maribeth Collins Lobby
Inspired by Emily Dickinson’s poem "Winter is Good," this selection of works from the Hallie Ford Museum of Art's permanent collection celebrates the quiet charm and stark beauty of the season.
Keith Achepohl: If It Please You Lord
February 15 – April 27, 2014
Study Gallery and Print Study Center
Achepohl is a nationally recognized artist and Professor Emeritus of Art from the University of Iowa who lives in Eugene. During the past four years, he has created a series of remarkable images inspired by ex-votos. Organized by Director John Olbrantz, the exhibition features 40 mixed media works on paper and includes a selection of 19th- and 20th-century ex-votos from the artist's collection.