EUGENE, Ore — The dead come to life this Friday, Oct. 16. Maude Kerns Art Center presents its Dia de Los Muertos Exhibit. The bright, colorful artwork is inspired by the Mexican holiday which honors the dead. Just as important as the art, are the seven altars designed by local community members. It’s Maude Kerns … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Local teens will have the honor of of having their art on display at the 15th annual Fast Forward Mayor’s Teen Art Show, opening Friday night from 6-8 p.m. at Maude Kerns Art Center. Mayor Kitty Piercy will presents the Mayor’s Choice Award. Michael Fisher from the art center was on KEZI … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — This year the Maude Kerns Art Center is proud to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its annual Day of the Dead exhibit, Oct. 18-Nov. 8. The exhibit honors the Mexican holiday El Día de los Muertos. It will showcase artwork inspired by the holiday and featuring altars created by members of the … Continue reading »
The Maude Kerns Art Center is swinging into full gear for the fall. Art classes for adults and children will start soon, and education director Sabrina Hershey stopped by the KEZI 9 News studio to tell us all about it.
EUGENE, Ore. — A local art gallery is showcasing art by teens. The Mayor’s Teen Art Show is on display Sept. 13-Oct. 4 at the Maude Kerns Art Center in Eugene. The opening reception and awards happen Sept. 20 from 6-8 p.m. Michael Fisher from the art center spoke with us on KEZI 9 News … Continue reading »
Fine local wine, local artists and fantastic fireworks; it’s all happening at the 30th Annual Art and the Vineyard. Michael Fisher of the Maude Kerns Art Center stopped by KEZI 9 News This Morning to discuss the volunteer opportunities and benefits. The Maude Kerns Art Center needs volunteers for the event on July, 4, 5 … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Jell-O–most people eat it, but others hang it on the wall. Maude Kerns Art Center is hosting its 25th annual Jell-O Art Show Saturday from 5 p.m.-8 p.m. Diane McWho showed us how Jell-O is transformed into art.
EUGENE, Ore. — It can do more than wiggle and jiggle. Jell-O can also be art. The Maude Kerns Art Center is hosting its 25th annual Jell-O Art Show this month. Exhibits Coordinator Michael Fisher joined KEZI 9 News live in the studio to explain how people can get involved. The art show is at … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Art is not just painted canvases and sculptures. A new textile exhibit called “Curious Temptations” is opening Friday night at the Maude Kerns Art Center. It features textile art from five local artists. Some of them are internationally recognized. Michael Fisher, Executive Coordinator at Maude Kerns, joined us live in the studio … Continue reading »
EUGENE, Ore. — Textile artist Janet Hiller can spend hours at her board cutting straight lines and whimsical ones. Hiller comes from a family of sewers. She sewed clothes originally and then crossed into textile art about 25 years ago when she saw what Japanese quilters were creating. “They were very kind of edgy and … Continue reading »