A special guest will reside on the Josephine Community Library lawn in Cave Junction over the next 6 months. Dan Beal’s welded sculpture titled “The Last Irish Elk” required 10
months to go from concept to completion and is composed of sheet metal and Schedule 40 iron pipe. Beal, a retired engineer, is the Second Friday ArtWalk Featured Artist for May.
Illinois River Valley Arts Council is a non-profit organization in Southern Oregon's Illinois River Valley which supports Artists, Schools, Residents and Tourism through a spectrum of programs which foster Artistic Expression and Creativity.
Our Mission – To Enrich the Lives of the Residents of the Illinois River Valley by Fostering Creativity, and Providing Art Education and Art Experiences.
Membership is open to everyone. You need not be an Artist to support the Arts!
Slide Show of the Illinois Valley from our Webmaster, Bruce Stone
I have added a slide show of our beautiful Illinois Valley showing the rich and diverse nature of the valley we call home. Feel free to contact webmaster to add your photo. I have set up on separate page so as to not slow down loading of this page.-Slide Show Here.
We have added a section "Special & Ongoing Events" to highlight in more detail events and programs put on or sponsored by IRVAC. Special & Ongoing Events covers all reoccurring events such as ArtWalk and the Artisan's Faire and special events such as dinners and concerts, please click on links below or to the left to find out more.
Below are some quick links to pages:
Second Friday ArtWalk:
June 13, July 11, August 8 2014.
featured artist will be
Poet Michael Spring
We have added Community Events Calendar and links to post your event