Oregon’s Master of Fine Art Photography
NW By NW GALLERY
Featured artist for the 32nd Annual Stormy
Weather Arts Festival Christopher Burkett
Saturday November 2nd Informal Talk and New Work
Burkett’s Photograph “Cottonwood & Light” marks a significant moment in Photographic History. “Cottonwood & Light” is synonymous with his lifes’s work and contribution- a transition of bringing Color Photography to the aesthetic regard as Black & White Photography. “Burkett has done for Color what Adams & Weston didfor “Black & White’… Historian James Enyeart.
Burkett was featured as the lead story on the PBS NEWSHOUR Weekend for over 8 minutes as the “Breaking News” story. The feature was about the artists genius as an artist and that his photographic paper is no longer made. He has three international shows. His Fine Art Photographs have been featured for over three decades at Northwest By Northwest Gallery.
Experience a limited size painting class with local painter Hazel Schlesinger.
BEGINNERS AND BEYOND PLEIN AIR. Paint with award wining local artist.
Friday, June 21st 9:00AM to 4:00PM
Saturday, June 22nd 9:00AM to 3:00PM
Lunch 12:00 to 1:00.
Class size is limited to eight (8) students.
Lightweight Portable Easel (French Easel, Pochade box) most plein air kits come with a palette
6 canvas panels 8×10, 9×12 and a panel box or flat box to transport wet canvas in your car
Brushes of various sizes #1 round, #2,#3,#4, #6,#8 filberts and/or flats
Palette knife for mixing and clean up
Small sketch book for thumbnail sketches, pencil
Camera to photo your landscape
Sunscreen, wide-brimmed hat,water,easel umbrella(optional)
Paper towels, plastic grocery bag for your used towels,
Gamasol for cleaning brushes
Bring 2 jars with covers…one for your clean solvent and one for your dirty solvent
Haze will provide: painting medium, view finder, 5×7 plein air frame, and one 5×7 canvas
Colors: (I will have plenty of extras on hand)
Quinacridone Red or Permanent Rose
Cadmium Red Light
Thalo blue or Manganese or Cerulean Blue Hue
French Ultramarine Blue
Permanent Green Light
First morning, Friday June 21, group meets at Northwest By Northwest Gallery 232 N Spruce, Cannon Beach, Oregon across from the City Park & Chamber. Look for the large red sphere sculpture in the garden by Ivan McLean. 503 436 0741
Hazel grew up in Canon Beach Oregon. She understands the color and vibrancy of one of the
“100 Most Beautiful Places on Earth” National Geographic .
Haze has won the “People’s Choice Award” for painting “En Plein Air” . Her work has been published in Southwest Art Magazine. Haze is she is known has her paintings appear in international commercials, movies and two TV series , “Leverage” & “Shrill” filmed in Portland. Haze also paints the vineyards of the NW & Italy. She has created wine labels as well.
Join us for a lively weekend of artistic happenings and the Opening of our New Exhibition.
Spring Unveiling Arts Festival
May 3, 4, 5
Preview Reception: Friday, May 3, 4:00 – 6:00pm
Saturday, May 4th
Live Guitar music by Wes Wahrmund: 2:00 – 4:00
Artist Unveiling | Alexandra Boyden: 4:00 – 4:30
Festival Reception with Gallery Artists: 5:00 – 7:00pm
Pastels by Alexandra Boyden
Contemporary Glass Art
Jeremy Newman & Allison Ciancibelli
Lisa Zerkowitz & Boyd Sugiki
We appreciate your interest in our gallery and hope to see you soon in Cannon Beach.
White Bird Gallery
251 N. Hemlock, Cannon Beach, OR
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Bronze / 2018
Edition of 15
27″H x 21″W x 12″D (7″ step)
Bronze / 2018
Edition of 15
13″H x 27″W x 20″D
PBS NEWSHOUR Weekend featured the Oregon Fine Art photographer for 8 minutes. Using film & traditional darkroom techniques . This is the very last Blue Glacial Ice photograph available. A focus of the PBS NewsHour was the fact that the photographers materials are no longer made, both film and paper. Meet him at Spring Unveiling Art Festival May 4th Saturday at 1:30. An extensive exhibition of his work will be on display.
NW By NW GALLERY Christopher Burkett “Blue Glacial Ice”. The last 20 by 24. Sold. This work is available in the 30 by 40
Cannon Beach local Hazel Schlesinger will have her paintings in a TV Series. The show is called “Shrill”. Her work was used in the “Leverage” series and Movies & International Commercials . Hazel won the Public Choice Award for Plein Air Painting. She will give a class outside on location in Cannon Beach June 21 & 22. Sign up through the gallery firstname.lastname@example.org . Northwest By Northwest Gallery is the #1 rated place to visit on Google Travel Guide.
Public sculptor & local artist Ivan McLean is known for his spheres like the large Red Sphere in our Landmark sculpture garden on Spruce. He has his Spheres at the World Trade Center in Long Beach California & a very large one for the new Newport Beach Sculpture Park in California.
Working with architects & developers with the sought after sculptor creates another level of business opportunities for the gallery. Currently Ivan is working on a seven foot version of the stainless steel sculpture with a developer. His kiln formed glass projects include the Nines Hotel in Portland and the glass windows at 11th & Hoyt in Portland. For Cannon Beach the sculptor created the garbage cans and wrote some of the amusing limericks along with his father in law Brian who wrote for and was a producer for the popular TV Show Laugh In .
Personally, I gravitate toward the quietest stretches of shoreline for the solitude it provides and have long felt it was kind of a “northwest thing” to be alone on a beach. While walking along the ocean’s edge, most of us naturally find ourselves looking toward the sea or at the sand beneath our feet. This day, I glanced away from the ocean at just the right moment as this gull glided into the bright light in contrast to the cliff in the deep shadows behind him. Inspiration struck. Apparently, there was something of interest on the beach his brethren had discovered that he needed to get in on.
Original Framed Watercolor 27” x 32 ½” $2,500 – Image 17” x 22”
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