Art Notes

Brian Scott Gallery

Brian Scott Gallery, located at 515 Chetco Ave. in Brookings, features Artist of the Month Brian Gibbons. Gibbons paints acrylics that feature oceanscapes, underwater sea life, landscapes, and wooden assemblages of castles and neighborhoods, all with lighting which makes them handy as night lights. You may meet Brian every Thursday from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. The Gallery also features 32 other artists, displaying works in watercolors, oils, acrylics, sculpture, jewelry, and more. The Gallery’s hours are Wednesday - Saturday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Please call 541-412-8687 or 541-469-1241 for information, or to schedule a private showing. 

Fog and Fine Art Gallery

Located in Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supply, 810 Chetco Ave. Brookings, the Gallery features 36 local artists in a variety of mediums and a classroom to inspire new and seasoned artists with workshops. The current Featured Artist is pastel artist Janice Nelson, while the Main Gallery features the works of Leslie Van Nimwegen. Also new to the Gallery is Denise Ortega’s handmade jewelry, which have a natural, organic feel. Stop by and enjoy all that’s new in the Gallery, open from 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Monday - Friday, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. on Saturday. For more information on class offerings, painting demonstrations, and artists call 541-469-7900 or visit them on Facebook @WrightsCustomFraming.

Manley Art Center and Gallery

Manley Art Center and Gallery is located at 433 Oak St. in Brookings. Photo artist Leslie Wilkinson is the Gallery’s featured artist for May, with her show “Layers: An exploration of alternative process photography and paper collage embracing the Japanese concept of wabi-sabi.” This process is a way of appreciating the value of imperfect objects such as art papers and silk, merged with her images to create complex compositions. Gallery hours are Thursday - Saturday 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Please visit to learn more about the Gallery, or call 541-469-1807.

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