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Aug. 6, 2020

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Art Exhibits

The Columbian

Pop-Up Exhibit

“The Faces Behind War,” 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 16. Save the Children Action Network is sponsoring Stop the War on Children, a week of action to raise awareness of the challenges faced by children living in war zones. This photography exhibit shows children around the world who have survived living in armed violence and warfare. Skamania Room at the Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St., Vancouver. or

Continuing Exhibits

“Black Out,” through October, features dramatic, high-contrast images showcasing the color black. The Artist Loft, 1001 Main St., Suite C, Vancouver. Gallery hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday and Friday, or by appointment. 360-519-4019 or

Bev Jozwiak and Vickie Nelson, through October. Watercolorist and author Jozwiak’s skill has garnered her national acclaim as one of America’s premier painters. Nelson is an internationally recognized watercolor artist that has devoted her life to teaching and creating fine art. Aurora Gallery, 1004 Main St., Vancouver. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. 360-696-0449 or

“Interconnected, Interwoven, Interactive,” through October, features works by Pamela Chipman and Jill Falk. Chipman’s interactive video installation, photographs and video address sexism and gender inequality, while Falk’s paintings reveal patterns and tendencies of perception that exist both within and beyond the present moment. The CAVE Art Gallery, 108 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver. Regular gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. 360-314-6506 or

Earl Hamilton, through October. Hamilton’s new collection of contemporary abstract painting will be the focus of this solo exhibit. Attic Gallery, 421 N.E. Cedar St., Camas. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and by appointment on Sundays and Mondays. 360-833-9747 or

“Wild: An Introspective Featuring the Art of Glo McCullough, Graece Gabriel, and Sarah Bartell,” through Oct. 26. Join WyldArt portrait painter Glo McCollough, homesteader, taxidermist and survivalist Sarah Bartell, and wildlife visual storyteller photographer Graece Gabriel as they take viewers on an artistic exploration of some of North America’s most majestic creatures. Angst Gallery, 1015 Main St., Vancouver, is open noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday. After 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, the gallery is accessible via Niche Wine Bar, 1013 Main St.

Southwest Washington Watercolor Society Fall Exhibition, through Oct. 26. The exhibition will showcase more than 100 watercolor and water media artworks from SWWS juried and associate members. Vancouver Art Space, 8700 N.E. Vancouver Mall Drive, Suite 283, Vancouver. Regular business hours are 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. 360-787-8772 or

“Holding/Space: Presence and Possibilities,” through November. Ami Brimhall paints airy abstracts and Linda Kliewer will display her pierced clay vessels in front of them. Second Story Gallery, upstairs in the Camas Public Library, 625 N.E. Fourth Ave, Camas. The gallery is open during regular library hours, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Wednesday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. 360-834-4532 or

Jemila Hart, Jacob Heiny, and G. Scott Rafite, through the fall. On the first floor of the Esther Building are a selection of pieces from Rafite’s series, “Irrational Patterns,” mixed media lines and shapes on French paper. On the second floor, Hart creates scenes of rocks, water and sky using monoprint techniques, while Heiny’s uncanny photographs play with perception, framing images so that it makes the viewer wonder what they are really seeing. The Esther Building Art Space is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. 360-566-7808 or

“Oil & Water,” through Oct. 26. This solo exhibit showcases Rangner’s work as he interprets the same landscape in two mediums, oil and gouache. Art on the Boulevard, 210 W. Evergreen Blvd., is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on First Fridays. 360-750-4499 or

“Different Views of Several Landscapes,” through Dec. 23, features artwork by Jeffrey Opp and Paul Solevad. Opp’s photos demonstrate how life extends beyond its own subjective limits. Solevad calls his artwork an “exploration of cartoon expressionism.” Learn more about the artists at and Rebecca Anstine Sixth Floor Gallery, 1300 Franklin St., Vancouver. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. 360-835-2892 or

“Kevin Peters: Redefining Past and Present,” through Feb. 15, features art by Nez Perce artist Kevin Peters. His most coveted pieces are traditional works such as quilts, headdresses, and buckskin and rawhide items. His works honor past artists while reflecting contemporary Nez Perce culture. Fort Vancouver National Historic Site Visitor Center, 1501 E. Evergreen Blvd., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

Barbara Van Nostern, permanent rotating exhibit. Nostern will exhibit select works from her watercolor paintings, changing seasonally. Rand Jewelers, 112 E. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. 360-314-2474