Oregon Native Saints Go Marching Into the Karin Clarke Gallery: Olga Volchkova

Apr 17, 2019

Oregon Native Saints Go Marching Into the Karin Clarke Gallery: Olga Volchkova, Icon Painter of Northwest Botanicals
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"Saint Nootka Rose" is one of the many Oregon "saints" you will encounter in the current exhibition of Olga Volchkova's iconography art in the Karin Clarke Gallery.
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St. Salmonberry by Olga Volchkova features a portrait of young Oregon tribal woman. Olga tries to make her saints representative of Oregon's cultural diversity.
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Olga Volchkova's Oregon icons bring a bright sunshine light into the already well-lit Karin Clarke Gallery.
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Olga Volchkova in her home studio in Eugene, Oregon
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