Crow’s Shadow featured in February issue of Portland Monthly Magazine

On March 29, 2018

A few months back Portland Monthly writer Fiona McCann visited the Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts (CSIA) studio and gallery to see the space in person and interview the staff. CSIA was founded in February 1992 by local artists James Lavadour (Chinook and Walla Walla), Phillip Cash Cash (Cayuse and Nez Perce), and several artist […]

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CSIA at the 2017 Portland Fine Print Fair Jan 27-29

On March 29, 2018

Crow’s Shadow will be at the Portland Fine Print Fair (PFPF) January 27th–29th in the Mark Building (Fields Ballroom) at the Portland Art Museum, Oregon.   Details from the Portland Fine Print Fair PFPF website: It is with great pleasure that we announce the 4th Portland Fine Print Fair to be hosted by the Portland Art […]

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Ryan Pierce’s new prints are now online!

On March 29, 2018

Painter Ryan Pierce arrived at Crow’s Shadow in mid-October and immediately got busy in the studio making complex and beautiful drawings for lithography plates. Working closely with CSIA’s collaborative Master Printer, Frank Janzen, Pierce developed a series of three multi-color lithograph proofs. Over the next couple of months, Frank will be hand-pulling the prints in […]

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Crow’s Shadow Pop-Up Gallery for Round-Up

On March 29, 2018

PENDLETON, Oregon—Crow’s Shadow is pleased to announce that we will be sharing our work in a Pop-Up gallery downtown during the Pendleton Round-Up from Wednesday the 14th through Saturday the 17th. Earlier this year Jordan Schnitzer, a major arts supporter and long-time Round-Up visitor, purchased an old bank building located at 256 S. Main, right […]

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Rick Bartow Memorial Endowment Fund Established

On December 1, 2016

We had a tremendous board meeting this past weekend (June 11), and Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts has several major (and very exciting) projects in the works. We are officially establishing THE RICK BARTOW MEMORIAL ENDOWMENT FUND to support indigenous printmaking residencies at CSIA! Rick Bartow wished for proceeds from the sale of his […]

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Introducing our first AIR of 2016: BRENDA MALLORY

On March 29, 2018

Crow’s Shadow is happy to welcome Brenda Mallory to our studio for the first two weeks of May. Mallory is our first Artist-in-Residence (AiR) of the year, and kicks off our 2016 printing program. She brought an array of interesting materials and dove straight into wonderful textural explorations in the print studio. We are looking […]

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Nixya’awii Printmaking Students Exhibit at Maryhill Museum

On March 29, 2018

CROW’S SHADOW STUDENT PRINTMAKERS INVITED TO SHOW AT MARYHILL MUSEUM, March 15 – June 15, 2016 Click here for pdf of press release: CSIA_Nixyaawii at Maryhill In February of 2015 Crow’s Shadow embarked on a collaborative project with Nixya’awii Community High School to introduce local students to printmaking. Over the past year a select group […]

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