SHOWS

Barbara Martin
Barbara@BarbaraMartinArt.com

SELECTED SHOWS and EXHIBITIONS

2018 solo juried exhibition West Linn Library, West Linn, OR

2018 Stripes, juried invitation, bG Gallery at Bergamot Station, Santa Monica CA

2018  Journeys, juried West Side Art Share Group Show, Hillsboro Main Library, Hillsboro OR

2017 solo juried show SuperPly & Friends, Fireplace Gallery, Mt. Hood Com. College, Gresham, OR

2017 solo juried exhibition Holes, Hillsboro Public Library Shute Park, Hillsboro, OR

2017 When Things are Strange, juried group show, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND

2017 Dog and Pony, juried group show, CORE new art space, Denver CO

2017 4th Annual Abstract Catalyst Exhibition, juried, Verum Ultimum Art Gallery, Portland OR

2017 PARADOX, juried group show, Sparks Gallery, Denver CO
2017 Horizon: Contemporary Landscape, juried, Community Arts Center, Danville KY
2017 The OSU 150 Space Grant Art Exhibit, juried group exhibition, Giustina Gallery at
OSU LaSells Stewart Center, Corvallis OR
2017 At the End of the Day, juried guest show, Art on Broadway, Beaverton OR
2017 64 Arts National Juried Exhibition, Buchanan Center for the Arts, Monmouth IL
2017 A-Z Art to End Alzheimer’s Annual Benefit, City Hall, Milwaukie OR
2017 Cars, Cars, Cars, juried group show, Boomerang Gallery, Vancouver WA
2017 2nd Annual Cityscapes, online juried exhibition, Fusion Art
2017 Water, online juried exhibition, Colors of Humanity Art Gallery
2017 2nd Annual Nature’s Beauty Art Contest, finalist, online juried exhibition,
International Gallery of the Arts
2017 82nd Annual National Exhibition of the Cooperstown Art Assoc., juried, Cooperstown NY
2017 Contemporary Abstraction, juried group show, Core New Art Space, Lakewood, CO
2017 15th Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Source Gallery, Boise ID
2017 Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts, Lakewood Center for the Arts, Lake Oswego, OR
2017 Art of the Garden, juried group show, Schack Art Center, Everett WA
2017 Art of Our Century, juried group exhibit, Woodbury Art Museum, Orem UT
2017 Future Tellers, juried group show, Gallery 114, Portland OR
2017 Fire on the Water, juried group show, Portland’5 Center for the Arts, Portland OR
2017 Village Gallery Group Show, City Hall, Beaverton OR
2017 50 Shades of Red, Oregon Society of Artists member show, Portland OR
2016 The BIG 500, invitational group show, Ford Gallery, Portland OR
2016 The Red Show, solo show, Hillsboro Civic Center, Hillsboro OR
2016 Affordable Art for Everyone, juried group show, Hillsboro, OR
2016 Let’s Go!, solo show, Clark’s Bistro, Hillsboro OR
2016 Autumn Exhibition, invitational group show, Dark Star Tattoo, Vancouver, WA
2016 Holes II, solo show, New Morning Bakery, Corvallis OR
2017, 2016 and 2015 Fire on the Water, juried group show, Portland5 Center for the Arts, Rose Festival sanctioned event, Portland OR
2016 Super-Ply, solo show, Waltz Brewing, Forest Grove, OR
2016 Featured Artist, The Village Gallery of Arts, Portland OR
2016 Featured Artist, Loft Gallery at Beach Books, Seaside OR
2016 The Art of Politics, group show,  North Bank Artists Gallery, Vancouver, WA
2016 The Pink Show, juried group show, Splendorporium, Portland OR
2016 Holes, solo show, News Times Pamplin Media Offices, Forest Grove, OR
2015 The Big Chill, juried painted snowboards and skateboards group show, Grand Central Restaurant and Bowling, Portland OR
2015 Here Be Art, invitational group show, The Walters Cultural Arts Center, Hillsboro OR
2015 200 for 200, group show, Oregon Society of Artists, Portland, OR
2015 Wild Art Project, Wild Arts Festival,  Portland OR
2015 Day of the Dead, juried group postcard show, Valley Art Gallery Forest Grove OR.
2015 Small Works, group show, Hillsboro Public Library, Hillsboro OR
2015 Object Afterlife, group show, MECCA, Eugene, OR
2014 Twitter Art Exhibit, City Arts Factory, Orlando FL
2014 The Tarot Show, juried group show, Splendorporium, Portland OR
2014 Joy, member group show, Village Gallery, Portland OR
2014 Reality: Beyond, juried group show, Art on Broadway, Beaverton OR
2014 Edibles, juried group show, Woodburn Art Center, Woodburn OR
2013 Cut & Paste, juried group show, Gallery 360, Vancouver WA
2013 Winter Pulse, group show, CSA-LA, Armory for the Arts, Pasadena CA
2013 Twitter Art Exhibit, Exhale Unlimited Gallery, Los Angeles CA
2012 Twitter Art Exhibit, Moss Public Library, Moss, Norway
2012 Fall Pulse, group show, CSA-LA, Alta Dena CA
2012 Torn, Southern California Collage Society annual member show, CCAA Museum of Art, Rancho Cucamonga CA
Events
Frequent live painting demonstrations at monthly Arts Walks, opening receptions for solo and group shows, and to promote Washington County Open Studio Tour
2017 Art in Action, plein air with Green Cab artists, Plum Hill Vineyards, Gaston OR
2016-2017 Hillsboro Artwalk, Catherine Bede Gallery, Hillsboro OR
2014-2016 Hillsboro Artwalk, Influence Music Hall/Tualatin Valley Artists, Hillsboro OR
2014-2016 Washington County Open Studios Tour, OR
2016 Paint Off Invitational, live “art battle”,  winner, Valley Art Gallery, Forest Grove OR
2015 Oregon Lavender Paint Out, Willamette Valley Lavender Festival, Chehalem Cultural Center, Newberg OR
2015 Michelangelo Project, Featured artist, Tuesday Marketplace, Hillsboro OR
2014 Plein Air Plus, sponsored participant, Walters Cultural Arts Center, Hillsboro OR
Professional Activities
Artist, Catherine Bede Gallery, Hillsboro, OR
Member Westside Artshare; Green Cab Artists; Valley Art Association, Forest Grove OR; Village Art Gallery, Portland OR
2015-2016 Artist in Residence, Influence Music Hall/Tualatin Valley Artists, Hillsboro OR

 

 

UPCOMING of SPECIAL NOTE:

Very excited to be part of the NEW Catherine Bede Gallery, grand opening June 7, 2016 during the First Tuesday ArtWalk in Downtown Hillsboro Oregon.  230 E. Main, Suite W.  Hillsboro OR 97123  503.805.0728

My solo “The Red Show” continues at the Civic Center in Hillsboro, Oregon closing soon.  Catch it at 150 E Main, Hillsboro OR 97123

My painting, “Dragon Boat on the Water” is currently on display in Fire on the Water Dragon Boat Art show, a sanctioned Rose Festival event, at the Portland5, 1111 Broadway in downtown Portland, as seen on Oregon ArtBeat. Opening reception  June 2, through August.

My painting, “Aim High” (Super-Ply Series) is currently on display in the juried show at Dark Star Tattoo and Gallery in Vancouver, WA. Opening reception June 3, through August. 611 W 11th St, Vancouver, WA 98660   360.735.7745

With the Green Cab artists group, I currently have work showing in the following:

Ebb and Flow opening reception June 3 at the Loft Gallery in Beach Books in Seaside, Oregon through July

Motif: Patterns Made and Found opening reception June 7 at Hillsboro Community Sr Center through July 750 SE 8th Avenue, Hillsboro, Oregon 97123      503.615.1090

Green Cab Group Show at Waltz Brewing in Forest Grove, Oregon — continues through June.

Solo “Super Ply” Show at Waltz Brewing, Forest Grove, OR  Opening Mar 2.   Through April 2016

February 2, I am LIVE PAINTING at the Green Cab Artists show opening for “Juxtaposed” during First Tuesday Art Walk at Hillsboro Community Senior Center,  5:00-7:30.

Featured Solo Artist, The Village Gallery of Arts, Portland OR. I will be filling an entire wall of the gallery with my art.  Opening Reception February 14th.  Through Feb.

Solo Show, News Times Pamplin Media Offices, Forest Grove, OR mid February through April.

 

FEBRUARY 2016 SEVEN SHOWS!!!!

Little Beauties, Small Treasures with the Green Cab
continues thru Feb. 26th, Valley Art, Forest Grove, OR

Juxtaposed with the Green Cab thru February, Hillsboro Community Center, Hillsboro, OR.  Opening Reception First Tuesday, Feb. 2.

 

Featured Solo Artist, The Village Gallery of Arts, Portland OR. I will be filling an entire wall of the gallery with my red-themed art, as featured on the cover of the Winter Arts Guide.  Thru Feb. Opening Reception February 14th.

 

Solo Show, News Times  – Pamplin Media offices, thru mid April, Forest Grove, OR

The Pink Show,  thru Feb., Splendorporium, Portland, OR

Green Cab Group Show, thru Feb., Loft Gallery at Beach Books, Seaside, OR

Artist in Residence, First Tuesday Art Walk, Influence Gallery, Hillsboro, OR

 

January 2016

Little Beauties, Small Treasures with the Green Cab
thru Feb. 26th, Valley Art, Forest Grove

 

Brighten Your Winter With Color  with the Green Cab
thru January, Hillsboro Community Center, Hillsboro, OR

 

The Green Cab Group Show, Loft Gallery at Beach Books, Seaside, OR  thru Jan

Artist in Residence, First Tuesday Art Walk, Influence Gallery, Hillsboro, OR

Cold Spell, Splendorporium, Portland, OR thru Jan

 

2015 SHOWS , EXHIBITS AND EVENTS

December 1,  LIVE PAINTING during First Tuesday Art Walk  5-8 pm. Downtown Hillsboro, OR — Find me at Influence Music Hall and Gallery on 3rd St.

December 12th. ART FEST with The Green Cab artists at Helvi Smith Studio and Gallery, 1914 Elm St.  in Forest Grove, OR  Saturday, December 12th from 11 to 5.

Brighten Your Winter With Color (Group Show with The Green Cab), Hillsboro Community Center, Hillsboro, OR — opening Dec. 8th — through January

The Green Cab Group Show, Beach Books, Seaside, OR  opening Dec 5th

Artist in Residence, Influence Gallery, Hillsboro, OR

Presents and Pin Up Girls, Splendorporium, Portland, OR opening Dec 5th

 Blocks, Village Gallery of the Arts, Portland OR

NOVEMBER

The Big Chill  2015  — juried painted snowboards and skateboards. Sponsors include Widmer Brewing, evo, Mt. Hood Meadows, and Snowdays. Grand Central Restaurant and Bowling, Portland, OR. November 21, 9:00 pm.

Here Be Art Invitational group show, The Walters Cultural Arts Center, Hillsboro OR thru 11/16. Curated by Christine Martell.

Wild Art Project, Wild Arts Festival, Nov. 21-22, Portland OR

200 for $200, Oregon Society of Artists, Portland, OR

Artist in Residence, Influence Gallery, Hillsboro, OR

Black Friday, Splendorporium, Portland, OR

Patterns, Village Gallery of the Arts, Portland OR

OCTOBER

Day of the Dead PostcardsTwo of my designs were selected for inclusion in the Day of the Dead Postcards collection produced by Valley Art in Forest Grove, OR.

Small Works Show: little painting “Cutie Patoutie”at Hillsboro Public Library, Shute Park Branch thru 10/21

Here Be Art Invitational Group Show: 5 gorgeous paintingsALL NEW WORKat The Walters Cultural Arts Center , Hillsboro. Curated by Christine Martell.

The Michelangelo Project Ceiling Tile with Linda Holland & as Resident Artist, painting “Hummingbird Way” plus two mixed media pieces at Influence Music Hall and Gallery thru 10/31

The Tarot and Day of the Dead Show: painting “Happy”  at Splendorporium, Portland thru 10/29

Awards Show: painting “Atmosphere” at Village Gallery of Arts, Cedar Mill thru 10/30

BAM Art Exhibit, Beaverton Library, Saturday, October 10, 12-3. I will be doing demonstrations on behalf of the Washington County Art Alliance Open Studios Tour.

Studio #23 on Open Studios Tour – Washington County. October 17 & 18. 11:00-5:00. Free. Come visit me in my studio and see where the magic happens! Over 40 artists open their studios to the public. Artists info and map at www.washcoart.org

PAST

June 2015

Fire on the Water Portland 5  Center for the Arts, Alea Bone curator, Portland OR

July 2015

2015 Oregon Lavender Paint Out,  Willamette Valley Lavender Festival  Chehalem Cultural Center Newberg OR

Michelangelo Project featured artist, Tuesday Marketplace, Hillsboro, OR

August 2015

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Splendorporium, Portland, OR

Sunny Side Village Gallery of Arts, Portland, OR

Object Afterlife, MECCA, Eugene, OR

Artist in Residence, Influence Gallery, Hillsboro, OR

September 2015

Small Works Creative Hillsboro Group Show, Hillsboro Public Library-Shute Park Branch, Hillsboro, OR

Artist in Residence, Influence Gallery, Hillsboro, OR

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Splendorporium, Portland, OR