Art Show Schedule

En Plein Air Competition Quick Finish • Thursday 3-8pm

Where: Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, Main Street, Joseph
Cost: Free, Open to the Public

Our En Plein Air Artists will be at the Josephy Center to put finishing touches on their work, mat, frame, and hang their work. You are invited to follow the artists during the day and watch the final leg of the competition. Artwork will be on display Friday and Saturday, 12-4pm, Sunday 12-2pm.


En Plein Air Reception • Thursday, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm through Sunday 2:00 pm

Where: Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, Main Street, Joseph
Cost: Free, Open to the Public

This year's cadre of Plein Air Artists invite you to top off your evening with their opening reception at the Josephy Center. All work will be beautifully displayed and ready for viewing.  Awards for artists' work will be given for 1st Place, 2nd Place, Honorable Mention, and Artists Choice.


THE PARTY! Opening Night Artists' Reception • Friday, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Where: Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, Main Street, Joseph
Cost: $25 at the door, $20 in advance. Available online at wallowavalleyarts.org

Our featured, annual Fine Arts Show kicks off with an elegant reception and a chance to mingle with the artists. Select a free hand painted wine glass created by local artisans specifically for this event. Savor sumptuous hors d' oeuvres and sip wine while your eyes feast upon the diversity of fine art assembled for you.  The evening will include a special showcase of local Youth Artists and your first opportunity to bid on our silent auction pieces.

 View Opening Night Photos


Open Public Showing • Saturday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Where: Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, Main Street, Joseph
Cost: Free, Open to the Public

Enjoy Art Exhibits, Live Music, Artist Demonstrations and more! Take your time to view those favorite works of art on display at your liesure.

View Winners Photos


Quick Draw • Saturday, Sept. 15th, 2:00 - 3:30 pm

Where: Joseph Lodge
Cost: Free

2:00 - 3:30 pm Quick Draw Event – Silent Auction Opens
4pm Silent Auction of the Artwork Closes
2-4pm Live Music by Homemade Jam

The Quick Draw event will be help at the Mt. Joseph Lodge – Garden. Quick Draw artists will set up from 1-2pm

You don't want to miss it!

Night of Quick Draw Photos


Open Public Showing • Sunday, 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Silent Auction Bids Close • 1:30 pm
Where: Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, Main Street, Joseph
Cost: Free, Open to the Public

This is your last chance to view or purchase original art! Silent Auction bids close at 1:30 pm - Art buyers can pick up their purchases at 2pm.


Summer Arts Classic – Woodwinds in the Wallowas • Sunday, Sept. 16 at 4 pm

A musical finale for the Wallowa Valley Festival of the Arts
Cost: $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and you under 18 – free

Featuring Scott/Garrison Duo, Karen Hsiao Savage with special guests Mark Eubanks and Lauren Nebel

In partnership with WVMA, JCAC and WVFA

Raffle!

Be sure to get your chance to win this beautiful segmented masterpiece from artist Tom Clevenger. Proceeds go to support Youth Arts and a new screen at the O.K. Theater! Click the bowl to purchase your tickets-

chocolate bowl clevenger

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