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Art Express Volunteers needed for:

 2018-2019 School Year!

The Art Express is a program of Art History-based art lessons designed to help teachers, grades 1-5, meet the Oregon Standards in the Visual Arts.

This program is free of charge, made possible by the fundraising efforts of the Umpqua Valley Arts Association and an endowment from the Hallie E. Ford Endowment for Arts in Education. All materials for Art Express lessons are provided.

The Arts Center is looking for volunteers interested to teach or assist with Art Express lessons to 1st – 5th grade students for the 2018 – 2019 school year in Douglas County.

Volunteer for at least an hour each week and make a difference in the lives of children! 

For more information: Click Here!


 

Thank you to all of those who gave on Giving Tuesday to UVAA this year! We appreciate you and your giving hearts.

 

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Artwork: Joseph Okonek

 Five New Exhibits:
January 18 – March 8, 2019

Opening Reception:
January 18, 2019 5-7pm

Five New exhibits, featuring:

HALLIE BROWN FORD: LIKENESS

An exhibit juried by UVAA’s Gallery Committee

Red Gallery: BEING
Works by Judi Danielson and Hiroshi Ogawa

CORRIDOR GALLERY: UNFURL

Works by the Students in Bill Mehlhoff’s Watercolor class at UVAA

GALLERY II: TIMELESS ENGAGEMENT

Works by Fretta Cravens

STUDENT GALLERY: SMALL BUT ARTSY: LITTLE WORKS BY THE LANCERS

Works by students at South Umpqua High School

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Applications for Summer Arts Festival are OPEN on January 15th!

51st ANNUAL SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL 

Applications are now open to become an Art, Food, Music or Non-Profit Vendor for the Umpqua Valley Arts Association’s 51st Annual Summer Arts Festival held in Fir Grove Park in Southern Oregon!


    CALL TO ARTISTS:


Applications open for the 2019 Artworks Northwest Exhibit on January 18, 2019!

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Thank you Dutch Brothers for you Giving to UVAA on Give back day! 

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Umpqua Plein Air is looking for volunteers.  The event is September 12th – 15th.  Please call us for opportunities on how you can help with this fun event:  541-672-2532.                Or look at our form online!

Plein Air Volunteers



The heart of the Umpqua Valley in southern Oregon is rich in culture and the arts. Since 1979 the Umpqua Valley Arts Association has been involved in the culture and community of Roseburg, hosting the Annual Summer Arts Festival and other events.

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Friends of the Umpqua Valley Arts Association: 

Hallie E. Ford Endowment for Arts in Education of The Oregon Community Foundation, Ed Moorin Trust, Oregon Arts Commission, Dr. John Wm. and Betty Long Unruh Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, Betty Long Unruh Arts Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation, The Ford Family Foundation, United Commercial Travelers, Cow Creek Band, Arnold Morton, Lory Utz, Richard Worthey and Debbie Kelley, Marie Rasmussen, Umpqua Insurance, Umpqua Bank, Lone Rock Timber, Dawn and Jeffery Thomas.