Art In The Library

Art in the Library
January/Febuary 2018

The Sisters Library Annual Art Exhibit starts January 10th and runs through February 23rd. Artwork submitted from local artists, photographers, sculptors, weavers, wood-workers, and jewelers will be on display. The community and artists are invited to vote in the People’s Choice Awards from January 10th through January 26th. On Friday evening, January 26th, there will be an Artist’s Reception from 6 to 7:30 pm. The community is invited to come and meet the artists and enjoy beverages and d’oeuvres. All artists in the community are invited to participate in the exhibit. Art take-in is Saturday, January 6th from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. For more information, pick up an invitation at the information desk at the Sisters Library.

 


Many varieties of art are featured throughout the year at the
Sisters Public Library.

The Friends of the Sisters Library Art Committee encourages the display of loaned and  permanent art at the Sisters Public Library.  The exhibit of art supports the informational, educational, cultural and recreational roles of the library system and provides artists with the opportunity to display works in the Library.

"Otter Games" Created By Skip Armstrong Artist Skip Armstrong & Zeta Seiple

“Otter Games” Created By Skip Armstrong Artist Skip Armstrong & Zeta Seiple

48 inch round fused glass window, created by Ann Cavanaugh, and donated by Marianne Fettkether, long time friend of the Sisters Library

The “Annual Art Exhibit” is the highlighted display for the month of January & February. Local Sisters artists are invited to display their masterpieces with an artist reception to start the exhibit.

Other exhibits include an array of colorful quilts handcrafted by quilters of the Northwest and displayed during the month of July to kick off the Sisters Quilt Show.

"Whychus Creek" Quilt Designed and Created By Robin Ryan

“Whychus Creek” Quilt Designed and Created By Robin Ryan”Reading Tree”  Created By Brent McGregor

“Reading Tree”  Created By Brent McGregor

 

 For more information about how an artist can display art at the Sisters Public Library please contact the Art Committee at: art_committee@sistersfol.com