Abandoned and Begged-For Art Auction set for November 17th

Abandoned and Begged-For Art Auction set for November 17th

The Visual Art League at Eastern Oregon University will present its Abandoned and Begged-For Art Auction on November 17th at 7:00 PM in the Loso Hall lobby on the Eastern Oregon University campus. There will be a live auction at 8 PM, and a silent auction will take place throughout the evening.  The Abandoned and Begged-For Auction is open to the public and the EOU community. There is no admission charge, and many items will feature bids...

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“Homecoming”

“Homecoming”

Art alumni return to share their creative work with campus and community The Nightingale Gallery at Eastern Oregon University opens its 2015-16 exhibition season by welcoming back several talented alumni of the EOU art program. “Homecoming” presents a selection of work by 10 EOU graduates who have gone on to pursue advanced degrees in the visual arts. The exhibit opens Friday, Oct. 2 with a reception from 6-8 p.m. in the gallery in...

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WORKS from the Permanent Collection

WORKS from the Permanent Collection

The Nightingale Gallery of Eastern Oregon University is pleased to present a diverse collection that is rarely exhibited together. The exhibit opens at 12 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21 in the gallery in Loso Hall. There will be no reception. “The EOU collection represents decades of eclectic acquisition and will present gallery goers an array of works in a variety of media by a broad selection of highly skilled artists,” said Cory Peeke, director...

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News from Alumni Aaron McNamee

News from Alumni Aaron McNamee

Aaron McNamee  (B.A. 2004) is having great success as an artist in his new home of New Orleans. His work has recently been acquired by the New Orleans Museum of Art and by the Frederick R. Weisman Foundation in Los Angeles. Below are the press release for his solo exhibit at the prestigious Heriard-Cimino Gallery as well as links to some articles and interviews with the artist as well as website. Congratulations Aaron!! NEW ORLEANS –...

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Stone, A solo exhibition by Don Gray

Stone, A solo exhibition by Don Gray

The Nightingale Gallery of Eastern Oregon University is pleased to present Stone, a solo exhibition of work by EOU alumnus and local artist, Don Gray. The exhibition opens Friday, October 5 with a reception for the artist from 6-8pm in the gallery located in Loso Hall.  The show will run through Friday, October 26. Gallery hours are Monday through Friday 11am to 4pm. Stone features a collection of Don Gray’s works in both painting and...

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Andrea Eskelin

Andrea Eskelin

This work represents an artistic interpretation of university life and the social construct surrounding higher education.  It summarizes the perception of one individual visually portraying emotions involved in being torn between life altering choices.  What major do I choose?  Can I make art and pursue music?  Students continuously live with parents’, teachers’, peers’, and others’ ideas and persuasions about what is best for...

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