Central Washington Artists 2007-2010

Ever wonder about the artists behind that painting hanging in your local gallery? It turns out you’re not alone. Images of artists and their work are now revealed in the Larson Gallery’s recent publication: Central Washington Artists 2007 – 2010. This book is the first component of the Gallery’s “Artist Archive Project,” and includes a 2nd edition, oral histories, and a future website. This is the first formal documentation of Central Washington art and artists!

Be a part of history and grab one not only as a gift to yourself, but as a unique book for that special someone on your holiday list. All proceeds benefit the Archive Project.  Books can be purchase locally at the Larson Gallery, Allied Arts of Yakima, Oak Hollow Gallery, and Gallery One in Ellensburg. You may also buy online.

Visual Voices

Visual Voices: Women Painters of Washington

Visual Voices: Women Painters of Washington was an exhibit at the Larson Gallery at Yakima Valley Community College from January 15-February 21, 2015. The exhibit features works from the Women Painters of Washington.


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Cover photo for the Anything Goes Textile Artists – Larson Gallery Honors the Arts book.

Photo Books

Gary Miller, Larson Gallery photographer, has meticulously put together some beautiful books through Blurb of our most current openings and special events. He suggests that when you order a book, ask for the Luster Paper. Blurb’s standard paper does not show photographs well. You can use the links below to go the site to view and purchase the books. You can also buy a PDF download of the book for around $4.99.

2016-05-17 17 AnnualTour of Artists’ Homes and Studios

2016-05-04 Signature Style
2015-05-16, 16th Annual Tour of Artists’ Homes and Studios
2015-04-12, Dancing with Delma at 91
2015-02-21, Visual Voices

2014-11-01, Larson Gallery 59th Central Washington Artists’ Exhibition
2014-09-25, Harvest in the Vineyard

2014-09-13, Many Waters, Artists from Walla Walla

2014-05-17, Larson Gallery Tour of Homes

2014-05-04, Anything Goes Textile Artists

2014-02-01, Light Night

2014-01-09, Don Crook: Painting The West, Larson Gallery Opening

2013-11-02, Larson Gallery 58th Central Washington Artists’ Exhibition

Robert Fisher

Robert A. Fisher Retrospective Portfolio 2011

This 36 page full color book tells the story about the work of Robert A. Fisher through text and images. Fisher—Art Department Chair at Yakima Valley Community College is a prominent regional artists whose work embraces the color and texture of the region’s landscape. Essays by Darren Orange – artist and one of Fisher’s former students, Cynthia Krieble – Central Washington University Professor Emeritus of Art, Herb Blisard – Photography and Humanities Instructor at Yakima Valley Community College, and Cheryl H. Hahn, Larson Gallery Director, are also featured.


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Charles Smith

Charles A. Smith’s Journey: Painting from Within

This book was published in 2010 in conjunction with the solo exhibition at the Larson Gallery titled: Charles A. Smith’s Journey: Painting from Within. The book features 31 colorful images of the artist’s work and essays by Delma Tayer – former Dean of Arts and Sciences at Yakima Valley Community College and Cheryl H. Hahn, Larson Gallery Director. Smith’s paintings echo the Yakima Valley’s undulating forms through abstract gestural brush strokes.


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