Winter group show, “Close Encounters”

Group show, Close Encounters at RiverSea Gallery.

Jan. 10th – Feb. 10th, Opening Reception Jan. 10th 5-8pm.

RiverSea Gallery, 1160 Commercial St., Astoria, Oregon, 97103


“Proletariat Autumn (For Whom The Bell Tolls)”, Oil on Canvas, 22″x28″


Beautiful Decay write up.

Nice write up with online arts magazine & publisher Beautiful Decay.


Winter Coat

Winter Coat a group exhibition curated by Ben Killen Rosenberg, based on the short story by Loretta Stinson.

Clatsop Community College, The Art Center Gallery 1799 Lexington Ave. Astoria, Oregon 97103

Opening Reception, Thursday November 13th, 6:00 – 8:00 PM.

Winter Coat Card Spread Killerparties











Fall Chinook…


Opening Reception August 1st, 2014

“Constructed Landscapes” , Hickory Mertsching & Brooke Weston at Gallery @ The Jupiter, 800 E Burnside, Portland, Oregon 97214

July 23rd-September 24th…  Opening Reception Friday August 1st 6:00- 8:00 PM..  Stop by and check it out…jupiter2014

“Constructed Landscapes” at The Gallery @ The Jupiter.


“Constructed Landscapes” – Two Person show, Hickory Mertsching and Brooke Weston.

Show runs July 23rd, 2014 – September 23rd, 2014.

Opening Reception: Friday August 1st, 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Gallery At The Jupiter, 800 E Burnside, Portland, Oregon 97214



In The Make studio interview and visit.

I had a great time with these folks when they dropped by on their Western Edge project, documenting west coast artists.

Westslope Cutthroat.

Bigger is definitely not better when one lands a native  Speckled Westslope Cutthroat drifting a dry fly in a Coastal Range stream barely eight feet wide at its largest curvesspeckledwestslopecutt.

Most exciting catch this season, and released immediately after photo.

“Enchantment” at Ampersand Gallery.

Upcoming December Exhibition at Ampersand Gallery.

December 2 to January 5, 2013

Opening Reception Wednesday, December 4, 6-9PM

Ampersand Gallery, 2916 NE Alberta St., Portland, Oregon 97211 503-805-5458

Guest on Art Focus.

Great interview as guest of art star Eva Lake‘s radio program Art Focus. 90.7 FM, 8/13/2013, 11:30 AM.