September, 2014

Show runs September 3rd - September 28th
First Friday Artwalk September 5th, 6-9 p.m.

In The Main Gallery

New Sculptures and New Paintings


Large scale new sculptures executed in wood And a new series of paintings inspired by Weegee, the internationally famous New York journalistic photographer from the '30s and '40s will be on display.

See Show and video online

In The Boardroom Gallery

Threading The Ether

Olympic College Clay Club

Featuring new work


Featured Artists for October at CVG




Notable Events

Third Saturday at Collective Visions Gallery


Join CVG artist, Alan Newberg for a free gallery talk on September 20th, at 2 pm where he will discuss his creative process and sources for his ideas as well as explain and demonstrate his techniques. Questions will be encouraged.

Third Saturday, September 20th at CVG

Starts at 2:00 pm


Contact Alan for more information

Ars Poetica 2014 - The Book

You can still purchase the second edition of the Ars Poetica Book. The book features 35 poems that provided inspiration for 35 full color illustrations by CVG artists.

Cover art by Michelle VanBerkom
Books are available at the gallery for $19.95

Michelle Van Berkom

Michelle had Irene Creek 3 and Morning Fire, both watercolors, accepted into the Peninsula Art League Annual Regional Show to be held at the Harbor History Museum in Gig Harbor. Opening reception is Friday, Sept. 26th from 6 - 8. The show runs through Sat., November 15th.

Mary McInnis

Mary had two oils and two pastels accepted at the Puyallup Fair Juried Art Show, Sept. 5 -21. She will be demonstrating her pastel techniques at the fair on opening day, Sept 5th at 10 am, 1 pm, 3 pm, 5 pm, and 7 pm. She also had three paintings accepted into the Peninsula Art League Annual Regional Show to be held at the Harbor History Museum in Gig Harbor. Opening reception is Friday Sept. 26th, 6 - 8 pm - show runs through Saturday, Nov. 15th. Mary has two pastel paintings in the Northwest Pastel Society Member show at Allied Arts in Richland, WA. Show runs until Friday, October 3rd. Mary will be one of the several artists featured at Bainbridge Arts and Crafts highlighting the pastel medium during the month of September.

Morso's Wine Bar in Gig Harbor has graciously given their gallery space over to the members of the Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour through the month of September. Mary's pastel painting, Baa Ram Ewe, is hanging there with many other wonderful artists' work. The Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour takes place on the third weekend of September - 19th to the 21st.


Bill Walcott

Bill had a painting, Nobody Listens to the Speaker of the House, accepted in the Northwinds Arts Center juried show in Port Townsend. The show runs from August 1-August 21.




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