Gallery Review

Explore Portland’s best local vendors at the Hollywood Farmers Market

By Diego Garcia / March 15, 2023

Great vibes and food are live and well over at the Hollywood Farmers Market, located in the Grocery Outlet parking lot off 44th Avenue and Hancock Street in Portland. With more than 50 different rotating vendors from bakeries to cocktail syrups, Hollywood Farmers Market is sure to have a vendor that is right up your…

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Braided River exhibit provokes nerves

By Laura Southers / May 6, 2022

I enjoyed visiting the Alexander Art Gallery for the escape it provided from everyday life and for the relaxation provided to my overworked, overly scholastic, eyeballs. This was not possible at the gallery’s last exhibit, “Braided River: Lower Willamette Speaks,” which closed on April 29. It was more of a political manifesto than an artistic…

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“On Our Watch” exhibit visits Alexander Gallery

By Clackamas Print / April 17, 2019

Over the years there have been many different artist features on the walls of the Alexander Gallery, but the most recent art featured may be the first that had to be suspended from the galleries ceiling. On Our Watch is an art showcase by Melanie Stevens, a teacher at Pacific Northwest College of Art and…

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A look into “The Effects of Unexplained Phenomena” art exhibit

By Clackamas Print / February 19, 2019

Story by Eric Carlson Prepare to be stupefied: David Mylin’s art exhibit “The Effects of Unexplained Phenomena” features countless strange, bizarre and uncanny figures. All of these creations are more than just creatures, they are expressions of anger and frustration he has dealt with. The artist reception was held Tuesday, Feb. 12, where Mylin explained…

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Art show intrigues audience

By Clackamas Print / January 29, 2019

Story by Allie Perkins “Everything isn’t always exactly what it seems,” said Matthew Dennison. Dennison, a Portland-based artist, is showing his paintings, drawings and sculptures in his show, “Birth Mark,” in the Niemeyer Center on Clackamas Community College’s Oregon City campus. Dennison was recommended by art instructor Dave Andersen during a faculty meeting to discuss…

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Talent among us

By Jeanette Wright / May 23, 2018

  The opening of the annual Clackamas Community College Student Art Show was May 17, and open till June 7. The exhibit opened at the Alexander Gallery in Niemeyer Center, followed by an awards ceremony and banquet with free food and live music played by CCC students. One hundred thirt-four pieces of original artwork were…

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Rebellious women inspire artist

By Luis Correa / January 23, 2018

By Luis Correa Arts and culture editor Leslie Nemour, a renowned artist from San Diego, is showcasing her eclectic paintings in the Neimeyer Center at Clackamas Community College from now until Feb. 2. Nemour is the latest artist to exhibit her works of art in the Alexander Gallery on campus. Working as an associate professor…

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Showcasing student art

By Clackamas Print / May 17, 2017

By Ian Van Orden Held once a year, Clackamas Community College’s student art show highlights creations from various students in the art department. No matter their medium, each student is given the opportunity to submit work to potentially be displayed for all to see. This year, the exhibit opened in the Alexander Gallery of the…

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Artist paints harmony

By Clackamas Print / May 2, 2017

By Linda Barnett Featured on the walls of the Harmony campus of Clackamas Community College is the “Existence” exhibit. The artwork is by Kelila Henkin, an up-and-coming Portland artist who serves on the Cultural Arts Committee. She’s also a CCC student and founder and administrator of the CCC Student Art Club. “Existence” is a series…

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Petite Peculiarities

By Nicholas Allison / April 18, 2017

THE ALEXANDER GALLERY’S NEWEST EXHIBIT SHOWCASES HIGH-QUALITY DOLLS WITH STRANGE, EERIE BEAUTY By Nicholas Allison The strange, the eccentric and the outsider. These three come together into a singularly unique collection in an otherwise normal gallery. “Petite Peculiarities” is an art show that opened recently in the Alexander Gallery and is displaying high- quality dolls…

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