Exhibitions

The Bush Barn Art Center‘s exhibitions are operated by the Salem Art Association. Located in historic Bush’s Pasture Park in downtown Salem, the Bush Barn features three galleries and a gift gallery which are free and open to the public year-round. The galleries exhibit and interpret works of 20th and 21st century fine art and crafts by artists living or working in the Pacific Northwest and beyond who, through their creative modes of expression, enrich our community and foster a deeper understanding of the value of visual art.

Upcoming Exhibitions

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Susan Trueblood Stuart – Wind, Water, Spirit: 66 Years of Painting
January 21-February 26

Salem artist Susan Truebood Stuart has spent her career exploring the Oregon landscape through dynamic and visually powerful watercolor paintings. Her upcoming retrospective, titled Susan Trueblood Stuart – Wind, Water, Spirit: 66 Years of Painting, provides an in-depth look at a lifetime practice. Click here to learn more about this exhibition.

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Of the Body: Recent Work by Willamette University Students
January 21-February 26

Of the Body is a group exhibition curated by Cayla Skillin-Brauchle that meditates on physical, social, societal, and personal aspects of the human body. Click here to learn more about this exhibition.

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Louis Bunce in Salem
January 21-February 26

This small collection of work by one of Oregon’s most renowned artists supplements Louis Bunce: Dialogue with Modernism at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art. Click here to learn more about this exhibition.