MAGGIE KARL AND VAUGHAN GALLERIES
22nd Annual Maritime Art Exhibit
Annual juried exhibit of Maritime themed art from artists around the country. Sanctioned by the American Society of Marine Artists, partially funded by the Coquille Tribal Community Fund and sponsored by the Oregon International Port of Coos Bay. Click here to see all the Maritime 2015 Entries.
Port of Coos Bay Award: Liné Tutwiler – Harbor Calm, Oil
Director’s Choice: Austin Dwyer – A Coffin for Ishmael, Oil
Entry of Merit: Richard Boyer – Building Sandcastles, Oil
Entry of Merit & People’s Choice Award: Don McMichael – A Gathering Place, Oil
Entry of Merit: Mitch Rolicheck – Fish #3, Bronze / Wood
Entry of Merit: Richard Shaffett – Day’s End, Acrylic
Best of Show: Harold W. Johnson – Down to the Sea in Ships, Oil
Featured Maritime Artist – Frank Gaffney :: July 11 to Sept. 26, 2015
Frank Gaffney of Mountlake Terrace, Washington is a Signature Member and past president of The Puget Sound Group of Northwest Painters and a Signature Member of the American Society of Marine Artists. He is also a member of the Oil Painters of America and Coast Guard Art Program. A frequent participant in Coos Art Museum’s Annual Maritime Art Exhibition, Gaffney received an Award of Merit in 2008 and 2010 and the Directors Award in 2009.
UNO E RICHTER ATRIUM GALLERY
Beach “Seen” :: July 11 to October 3, 2015
Bronze sculpture by Ken Ayers; fish prints by Don Jensen; paintings and installation by Valerie Tucker. This exhibition takes an alternate look at the shoreline and its environs.
MABEL HANSEN GALLERY
Communities Disaster and Change :: July 11 to Sept. 26, 2015
An exhibition of Alaskan art inspired by the 1964 Good Friday earthquake and tsunami – organized by the Valdez Museum & Historical Archive.
CLARE WHERLE COMMUNITY GALLERY