Mayor's Art Show

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Mayor’s Art Show

August 6-September 6, 2021


The Mayor’s Art Show (MAS) is part of a larger celebration of contemporary visual art, artists and the City’s public spaces. MAS celebrates local artists, art production and champions the visual arts. MAS recognizes the accomplishments of artists who are committed to enriching their communities through visual arts. Our intention is to cultivate diversity, equity, and access to the visual arts and artists. We envision a city of citizens whose success, safety and health are not pre-determined by their race, class, sexual orientation, gender, age, mental or physical ability.


All  art is viewable virtually below. The art installations at the Gallery at the Airport will remain viewable through October 18, 2021.


2021 Mayor’s Art Show Awardees


Juror’s Choice

Mei-ling Lee


Mayor’s Choice - 2D

Barry Pennington

Curator’s Choice

Kyzen Pemberton

Mayor’s Choice - 3D

William Rutherford



People's Choice

Kum-Ja Lee


2021 Mayor’s Art Show Artists

2021 Kum Ja Lee




People's Choice

Kum-Ja Lee

Through the Bars, 2021

Wool, cotton, acrylic yarn, weaving, 53 x 39 x 2.5 in

-5000

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2021 Linda Devenow




Linda Devenow

Dunes In Isolation, 2020

Archival Pigment Ink from Infrared Camera, 24 x 8 in

-295

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2021 William Rutherford




Mayor's Choice - 3D

William Rutherford

Grandi Orecchi, 2019

Painted Doug Fir, 54 x 15 x 10 in

-1450

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2021 Rick Simpson




Altkunst

Perdition Now, 2021

Digital Painting, 30 x 18 in

-1000

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2021 Chandra Williams-Lamp




Chandra Williams-Lamp

Birch Woman, 2021

Plaster, wax, cloth, birch bark rubbings, 7 ft x 2.5 ft x 8 in

-300

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2021 Sandi Bonn




Sandi Bonn

A Fish Out of Water, 2020

Printmaking, 76 x 34 in

-1200

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2021 Jud Turner




Jud Turner

Mindfulness of the Mind, 2021

Plastic, wood, paint, 26 x 26 x 10 in

-3000

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2021 Andrea Ros




Andrea Ros

Amor en el Tiempo del Covid, 2021

Acrylic on Canvas, 40 x 30 in

-1000

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2021 Karen Russo




Karen Russo

The Story Keeper, 2021

Ceramic, 20.75 x 18.5 x 18 in

NFS

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2021 Lisa Yu




Lisa Yu

Lupines of the Willamette Valley, 2021

Acrylic paint, embroidery floss, castoff items, 24 x 30 x 3 in

-600

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2021 Andréa Daly




Andréa Daly

Chasing New Horizons, 2021

Embroidery, 6.75 x 6.75 in

-285

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2021 Liza Burns




Liza Burns

The Magic Spell, 2021

Print, digital painting, 18 x 12 in

-100

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2021 Carment Bayley




Carmen Bayley

Woman in Brown Hat, 2019

Photography, 18 x 15 in

-300

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2021 Carolyn Quinn




Carolyn Quinn

Beyond the Dream, 2021

Acrylic, 60 x 50 x 2 in

-5000

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2021 Margaret Godfrey




Margaret Godfrey

Teach Me: Rural America, 2020

Mixed medium, 21 x 29 in

-1200

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2021 Barry Pennington




Mayor's Choice - 2D

Barry Pennington

Two Triangles, 2019

Acrylic on Canvas, 24 x 37 in

-200

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2021 Spence Fisher




Spence Fisher

Animal Ghosts Ask Me to Consider Them, 2020 

Acrylic and pencil on canvas, 24 x 16 in

-500

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2021 Janine Etherington




Janine Etherington

Finding Center, 2021

Wood stain and paint on wood cradled panels, 8.5 x 8 x 3 in

-400 

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2021 Karin Clarke




Karin Clarke

Ava Waiting, 2021

Oil on drypoint etching, 5 x 7 in

-500

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2021 Dianne Cunningham




Dianne Cunningham

She’s Complicated, 2021

Clay, 16 x 7 x 2 in

-135

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Mayor's Art Show Xinyu Shi




Xinyu Shi

Stoic Hope, 2021

Sterling Silver, Fern, Soil, 9.5 x 6.3 x 7.8 in

NFS

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2021 Melanie Hamilton




Melanie Hamilton

Don't Cry, 2021

Plywood, plaster, unfired clay, plaster, 60 x 13.5 x 4 in

-600

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2021 Eleanor Soleil




Eleanor Soleil

Immaterial, 2020

Oil on Canvas, 36 x 48 in

-12000

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2021 Niraja Lorenz




Niraja Lorenz

Spiral 5 - Revolutions, 2021

Fiber, 64 x 69 in

-3800

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2021 Kathy Tiger




Kathy Tiger

Blue River Fire Fusion: Blue River Tears, 2021

Fire, porcelain, glass, wood, 21 x 14 x 8 in

-200

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2021 Cherisse Pacheco




Cherisse Pacheco

Abstract, 2021

Acrylic on Canvas, 40 x 34 in

-250

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2021 Eva Emter




Eva Emter

Untitled Wish 1, 2021

Assemblage Sculpture, 10 ft x 2 ft x 5 in

-250

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2021 Heather Halpern




Heather Halpern

Open Your Heart, 2019

Mezzotint, 20 x 16 in

-600

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2021 Sarah Ciampa




Sarah Ciampa

Hope Emerges Spring 2021

Oil on Panel, 24 x 18 in

-1600

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2021 John Holdway




John Holdway

Argos Mind Maze 13, 2019

Acrylic and charcoal on canvas, 40 x 40 in

-1600

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2021 Debra Mae Jacques




Debra Mae Jacques

Community, 2020

Monoprint assemblage, recycled paper, acrylic, wood, 20 x 24 in

-1000

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2021 Paul Hurt




Paul Hurt

Dots on Dots, 2021

Acrylic on Canvas, 30 x26 in

NFS

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2021 Julie Anderson




Julie Anderson

The State of Hope, 2021

Mixed Media on Canvas, 42 x 60

-2500

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2021 Kyzen Pemberton




Curator's Choice

Kyzen Pemberton

Untitled, 2020

Copper, bronze, 6 x 2.5 x 2.5 in

NFS

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2021 Mei-ling Lee




Juror's Choice

Mei-ling Lee

Golden Slumbers, 2020

Digital Video

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2021 Michael Maruska Video




Michael Maruska

In The Attic, 2021

Digital Video

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2021 Susan Detroy Video




Susan Detroy

In The Now Pandemic Days

Digital Video

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The Mayor’s Art Show (MAS) is part of a larger celebration of contemporary visual art, artists and the City’s public spaces. MAS celebrates local artists, art production and champions the visual arts. MAS recognizes the accomplishments of artists who are committed to enriching their communities through visual arts. Our intention is to cultivate diversity, equity, and access to the visual arts and artists. We envision a city of citizens whose success, safety and health are not pre-determined by their race, class, sexual orientation, gender, age, mental or physical ability.

For questions email Chanin Santiago