John Michael Byrd’s “Drunk Strange Waters”

John Michael Byrd’s “Drunk Strange Waters”

he Nightingale Gallery at Eastern Oregon University presents a solo exhibition by John Michael Byrd, “Drunk Strange Waters,” opening Friday, Nov. 11 from 6-8 p.m. with a reception for the artist. Byrd’s show title is derived from a Bible passage, 2 Kings 19:24: “I have digged and drunk strange waters, and with the sole of my feet have I dried up all the rivers of besieged places.” The source images for Byrd’s mixed media works come...

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“2016 All-Campus Juried Student Exhibition”

“2016 All-Campus Juried Student Exhibition”

The Nightingale Gallery at Eastern Oregon University concludes its exposition season with the annual “All-Campus Juried Student Exhibition” featuring work by EOU students from a variety of academic disciplines. An opening reception is from 6-8 p.m. Friday, May 13 in the gallery in Loso Hall. Awards will be presented at 6:30. Kirsten Furlong, director of the Visual Arts Center at Boise State University, is the juror this year. In addition to...

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Nightingale Gallery presents “Shadows of the Floating World”

Nightingale Gallery presents “Shadows of the Floating World”

The Nightingale Gallery at Eastern Oregon University rings in 2016 with a solo exhibition of paintings by Pendleton artist Nika Blasser. “Shadows of the Floating World” opens with a reception for the artist from 6-8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8 in the gallery in Loso Hall. The exhibit will run through Wednesday, Feb. 10. Blasser’s paintings explore the idea of landscape through layering and materials that are visibly impacted by time. Her most...

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“Drawn Together” showcases diversity of drawing in Pacific Northwest

“Drawn Together” showcases diversity of drawing in Pacific Northwest

Eastern Oregon University’s Nightingale Gallery presents “Drawn Together: Contemporary Drawing in the Pacific Northwest,” opening Friday, Nov. 13 with a reception from 6-8 p.m. in the gallery in Loso Hall. “Drawn Together” presents the work of 13 artists whose work gives a glimpse into the diversity of drawing produced in the Pacific Northwest. Drawing has been a fundamental form of art making for thousands of years, yet the...

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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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