Josephy Center for Arts and Culture


Josephy Center for Arts and Culture

Have a look at all the ways we connect with our community!

What's Happening at the Center:

Exhibits, workshops, classes, events, and lots more...

The Wild Landscape of Eastern Oregon 2016

The Wild Landscape of Eastern Oregon 2016

The Josephy Center is excited to bring back the Wild Landscape of Northeast Oregon Juried Exhibit for summer 2016. This Juried Prize Exhibit will be held August 6– September 20, 2016.

Opening ceremony and award reception Saturday August 6th at 7 PM.

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Heighten Your Awareness – Learn to Draw

Heighten Your Awareness – Learn to Draw

Join the discussion while learning to draw. Decode and speak the language of Art, heighten your powers of observation and creativity, and learn to be a credible critic. Basic Drawing is the essential gateway and the foundation of all visual arts.

Taught by Shelley Curtiss. 8-Class Session Every Tuesday from June 14 – August 2. $95 – Register Online!

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Native American Art Show

Native American Art Show

Our annual Native American Art Show will be coming to Josephy this June. Featuring Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts prints, Indian art, & regalia, and artist-in-residencies from Celeste Whitehorse and Allen Pinkham Jr.

Runs June 4 – 28; Opening reception Saturday, June 4 from 5-7 PM. Free & open to the public!

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Painting & Clay Workshops

Painting & Clay Workshops

Clay: July 18-21st / Painting: July 25-28th. Register online today!

Open for high-school aged artists.

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Ellen Bishop Photography Workshops

Ellen Bishop Photography Workshops

Photography Ellen Bishop will be offering 3 classes and workshops on digital photography. Click the image for details & registration!

Cell Phones Beyond Selfies: Saturday, July 9th – $45

Intermediate Photography with DSLR: Saturday, July 9th – $45

Capturing Landscapes & Time: July 22-24 – $145

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Summer Youth Workshops

Summer Youth Workshops

Painting & Clay workshops for kids ages 5-12, this Summer. Only $35-40 for each workshop. 2 days for mixed media, and 4 days for clay for the older kids.

Art of the Sea (June 20-23) and Art of Nature (July 11-14). Register online today!

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All That Jazz Fundraiser

All That Jazz Fundraiser

A fundraiser for Josephy featuring the New Orleans jazz group, The Bad Penny Pleasuremakers. Tickets are $25 – buy 10 and get 2 of them free – get them online.

20’s style dress is highly encouraged, with prices for the best costume, and art experiences being auctioned off! Saturday, July 9th at 7 PM.

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Freestyle Piano

Freestyle Piano

Josephy Center proudly presents our 2nd annual piano concert! Gail Swart, Seth Kinzie, Julia Ware Olsen, and many others will be performing – admission by donation.

Wednesday June 29th at 7 PM. See you there!

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Online Art Shop

Browse our vast inventory of Alvin Josephy books, local authors, clothing, paintings, sculpture, and more!

Alvin Josephy’s books of non-fiction include an astounding array of history about the plight of the Nez Perce

We’ve got Josephy shirts and sweatshirts among all sizes for women, men, and children

Come shop our selection of CDs & DVDs featuring local artists and lectures exhibited at Josephy

We have a large collection of works of fiction, non-fiction, children’s story, and poetry focused on life in Eastern Oregon

Paintings & photography shine bright at our Josephy art shop – find your favorite and buy some art today

We have some incredible bracelets & pendants by Susan Collett & Toni Marie Jones available in many colors

Check out some fantastic sculpture work by Tim Norman, with other artists on the way

We’re adding pine needle baskets and traditional Nez Perce dolls to our inventory of Native American Art

Come buy a beautiful Morgan Jenkins cup online, or a Ted Juve glass in-store

  • Nez Perce Literature
  • Fabulous Clothes
  • Multimedia
  • Local Authors
  • Art
  • Jewelry
  • Sculpture
  • Native
  • Ceramics