Summer Kids Camps

UVAA offers a wide variety of Summer Kids Camps  during July and August for youth ages 3-14.  Class sizes are limited to 15 students so get registered today!  Learn More>


A Free activity for Teens (13 – 18 yrs)

Our two-hour weekly sessions offer teens an open, supportive environment to explore their creativity and develop their artistic techniques. Learn More>


We are looking for volunteers interested to teach and/or assist Art Express lessons to 1st-5th grade students for the 2016-2017 school year. No Experience Necessary!

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Arts Center Field Trips

UVAA invites teachers and their 4th grade class to the Arts Center free of charge!
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toothpickSPELLS: Photograph by Peter Earl McCollough, Title: “Toothpick”, Medium: Archival pigment print, Dimensions: 20 x 24 inches

Stop in and see the five new exhibits!  Featured in the Hallie Brown Ford Gallery is SPELLS. Featuring photographs by Sophia Borazanian, Sara Lafleur-Vetter, Shaena Mallett, Peter Earl McCollough and Colleen Plumb. Spells is a collaboration between five photographers and fiction writer Peter Rock.

Gallery II features Presence the work of Elaine Balderston, an Oregon artist and educator whose abstract works are inspired by nature and the unknown.

UVAA’s Corridor Gallery features Graphic Content by the Anvil Collective (Anvil Graphic Design).

In the Red Gallery we’re proud to present the work of artist Holly Wilson (Werner) in an exhibit titled Spring Collection.

The Student Gallery will feature: In Search of Im(Possibilities), works by Roseburg High School Students (grades 9-12)


UVAA’s Creative Castoffs Sale is Saturday, April 29th from 9:30am – 1:30pm at the Art Center. A wide variety of artwork, art supplies, and books will be for sale. All proceeds of the sale go to the Umpqua Valley Arts Association, and community members get bargain prices on artwork!



with HaDe Honscheid

May 2 – June 6 | TUES 5:30 – 8:30

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2017 Annual Member’s Show

Registration Deadline: June 9, 2017
Non-Juried – No Theme – Any Media

Every July the Umpqua Valley Art Center hosts a Members Art Exhibit. UVAA’s artist members share the art they have created with the entire community. This event showcases their dedication to their studio practice and to the community through the making and showing of their work. Come and fill all of our galleries with your newest work so we can all see, experience, and support your progress! Learn More>

UVAA Exhibit Proposal 2018

Submission Deadline: April 28, 2017

We welcome all exhibit proposals from all artists and we thank you for your interest in the Umpqua Valley Arts Association. Learn More>

Red Door Gallery Exhibit Proposal for UVAA Members

Submission Deadline: April 28, 2017

Artist Members Apply for an exhibit in the Red Door Gallery. Exhibits help promote emerging, mid-career, and established Artist Members of UVAA. Learn More>


Volunteers Needed

The Summer Arts Festival would not be possible without the help of our volunteers. Over 150 Arts Center supporters rally each year acting as gate greeters, booth sitters, Kids’ Zone assistants and all-around helpers as our three-day festivities take over the grounds and facility. Learn More>

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Thanks to all who applied for our open staff position. We are delighted to have two new members of the UVAA team, Katharine Jackson & Emily Saunders.

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.