Interview: New Art Exhibit

EUGENE, Ore. — A new exhibit opens Friday night at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art at the University of Oregon. It’s called Ryo Toyonaga: Awakening. It’s the first major museum exhibition of the New York City-based contemporary artist. The exhibition surveys 20 years of ceramic and mixed-media sculpture, drawing and painting. The exhibition opens … Continue reading »

New Exhibit at Jordan Schnitzer Museum

EUGENE, Ore. — A new exhibit is opening at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art this weekend: National Geographic’s Greatest Photographs of the American West. The opening reception starts at 6 p.m. on September 27 and the exhibit runs through December 31. Debbie Williamson Smith stopped by the KEZI 9 News Studio on Friday to … Continue reading »

Art Exhibit Focuses on Death Penalty

EUGENE, Ore. — A new art exhibit takes a close look at the death penalty by examining the last meals of death row inmates. It’s called “The Last Supper,” and it’s a collection of paintings done on ceramic plates. Each picture shows an inmate’s last meal before execution. The show’s organizers hope the display will … Continue reading »