Cawein Gallery

Hours: M - F / 1 - 5pm

Located at the heart of Pacific University, the Kathrin Cawein Gallery of Art is integrated into the southeast corner of the Harvey W. Scott building. The art gallery represents something very special for the academic and creative climates of the campus and surrounding region.

The gallery is named in recognition of the late Kathrin Cawein of New York, who beyond being an accomplished printmaker and contributor to Pacific University, established an endowed scholarship for students of the arts at Pacific.

Exhibits change monthly throughout the academic year and are provided at no cost to the public through the Department of Art. This program constitutes a service that benefits both the University community and the surrounding region. Receptions with exhibiting artists at the openings of their showings provide an opportunity for community enrichment and cultural growth. Artist Talks are also scheduled to coincide with the exhibit schedule, to give the artist a chance to share their creative inspirations and motivations related to the works on display.

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Hailey Unblinking

Artwork by students from multiple high schools in Washington County, Ore., will be on display in March at the Kathrin Cawein Gallery of Art on Pacific University’s Forest Grove Campus.

Sway

Artist and former wildland firefighter Kate Lund explores our orientation to the natural environment with a series of drawings that will be on display at the Kathrin Cawein Gallery at Pacific University from Nov. 4 through Nov. 22. An opening reception at the gallery, which is located in Scott Hall, 2043 College Way in Forest Grove, is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 4, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Ghost Net

For four weeks, visitors to the Kathrin Cawein Gallery on Pacific University’s Forest Grove Campus can work alongside artist Emily Miller to create their own pieces made from plastic debris pulled from the ocean as well as from fishing rope and nets.

Upcoming Events

Apr
13
1 to 5 p.m. | Monday, April 13, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall, Cawein Gallery
Apr
14
1 to 5 p.m. | Tuesday, April 14, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall, Cawein Gallery
Apr
15
1 to 5 p.m. | Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall, Cawein Gallery
Apr
16
1 to 5 p.m. | Thursday, April 16, 2020
Forest Grove, Scott Hall, Cawein Gallery