Marylhurst University

Skip to content »

Renee Zangara Exhibition at Nine Gallery

Art alum Renée Zangara will present Ruralization, a solo exhibition of paintings, at Nine Gallery in downtown Portland. The exhibition opens May 2 and continues through June 2, 2013.

Renée Zangara was born in Oakland, Calif., and with the exception of a short stay in Denver, she lived in the San Francisco Bay Area. She moved to Portland in 1992 and enrolled in the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree program at Marylhurst University, graduating in 1996. Her work has been exhibited nationally and is in private and public collections, including the Regional Arts & Cultural Council's Visual Chronicle, Oregon Health and Sciences University, Oregon State University's College of Agricultural Sciences, and PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Over the past 15 years, Renée has focused on portrayals of isolated oversized botanical or animal-referenced images depicted in abstracted environments. She is interested in and inspired by the energies invested in human relationships, characteristics and conditions and how she imagines these same attributes reflected in the objects she renders. Her affinity for the painting medium is made obvious by the energetic brush stroke and intense physicality on the canvas surface.Renée is an active member of Portland's art community and a member of Nine Gallery.

Related News

See All News

Music Therapy Faculty Present at OHCA Conference

Marylhurst music therapy faculty will present a workshop at the annual Oregon Health Care Association conference in September 2014.

Zach Henkin Featured on Go Star Energy

Zach Henkin, MBA alum and program manager at Drive Oregon, talked about the benefits of electronic vehicles as the featured guest on a Go Star Energy podcast in July 2014.

Calendar

See All Events

August 28, 2014

Michael Allen Harrison

Pianist Michael Allen Harrison performs his classical contemporary style. You are encouraged to bring a blanket, beach or lawn chair and a picnic ...

READ MORE

August 29, 2014

Imperial Brass

Bring a blanket, beach or lawn chair and a picnic dinner and enjoy a lovely evening of music on the green on the beautiful Marylhurst campus. For ...

READ MORE

August 30, 2014

Marylhurst Youth Symphony

Join us for this special performance by the Marylhurst Youth Symphony with conductor Lajos Balogh. You are encouraged to bring a blanket, beach or...

READ MORE

GIVE

Support Marylhurst University. Gifts of all sizes make a difference!

DONATE NOW

©2013 Marylhurst University