Explore the Valley

Travel through the beautiful mid-Willamette Valley on Hwy 99W to visit and enjoy "Fifty Miles of Art" at art galleries, wineries and other venues featuring local Northwest artists.

From McMinnville in the north to Corvallis in the south, Hwy 99W travels through the heart of the Willamette Valley. It offers vistas of agricultural areas, forests and open fields with glimpses of the Willamette River. Along the route are many galleries, wineries and other venues featuring the best of Oregon wines and northwest art.

Click any gallery on the map to see their details below, along with links to their individual websites. Pick up the printed art trail map when you visit any of these galleries!

Mid-Willamette Valley Art Trail Map Currents Gallery Marilyn Affolter Fine Art Studio & Gallery The Gallery at Ten Oaks The Eagles Nest Artisan Studio Eagles Nest Carving Studio WOU Dan and Gail Cannon Gallery of Art Western Oregon University - Hamersly Library River Gallery Fairbanks Gallery of Art Giustina Gallery, The LaSells Stewart Center, OSU Pegasus Gallery The Arts Center

1: Currents Gallery

Located in historic downtown McMinnville, owned and operated by a small partnership of local artists. The gallery represents more than 70 additional artists and shows change monthly. The variety and high quality of the art brings visitors back to visit whenever they are in wine country.

532 NE 3rd St, McMinnville, OR 97128
COVID-19 Hours: Wed - Sat, 12 PM to 5 PM, or by appointment

Currents Gallery

2: Marilyn Affolter Fine Art Studio & Gallery

The gallery features fine art photography and a beautiful curated collection of art by some of Oregon's most talented artists. The gallery is located in the heart of award-winning downtown McMinnville, Oregon. As good as it looks online there is nothing that compares to original art when seen in person. It is the perfect blending of a working studio combined with a fine art gallery and a museum quality gift shop.

325 NE Evans, McMinnville, OR 97128
COVID-19 Hours: Fri - Sat, 11 AM to 4 PM or by appointment

Marilyn Affolter Fine Art Studio & Gallery

3: The Gallery at Ten Oaks

The Gallery at Ten Oaks spans two full floors in a lovely 1908 Craftsman-style house. Representing over 40 artists, this fine art gallery also offers Oregon wine to enjoy while browsing a diverse array of media — oil, acrylic, watercolor, mixed media, digital media, ceramics, glass, sculpture and photography. On Hwy 99 directly across from the oak grove at Linfield College. Satellite locations at Bjornson Vineyard (Eola-Amity Hills), and Yamhill Valley Vineyards (McMinnville).

All inventory is available to purchase directly from our ONLINE STORE at TenOaksGallery.com

801 SW Baker St, McMinnville, OR 97128
503-472-1925 (Call -or- Text)
COVID-19 Hours: Fri - Sun, 11 AM to 4 PM or by appointment

The Gallery at Ten Oaks

5: Eagles Nest Carving Studio

3960 Whiteson Rd. Hwy 99W, Amity, OR 97101
?? Open Mon - Sat, 12 noon - 4pm
COVID-19 Hours: Call to verify.

6: WOU Dan and Gail Cannon Gallery of Art

The Western Oregon University Art Department maintains this gallery which features six exhibitions during the school year. The exhibit is in the historic, beatifully renovated Campbell Hall, Western Oregon University.

345 N. Monmouth Ave, Monmouth, OR 97361
COVID-19 Hours: Closed until further notice

WOU Dan and Gail Cannon Gallery of Art

7: Western Oregon University - Hamersly Library

The Hamersly library hs exhibit space on all three floors for presenting visual and textual infomration that exposes the university community to topics and experiences to augment the classroom curriculum. Exhibits have included fine art by students, faculty, local and regional artists; traveling exhibits of art and interdisciplinary topics; and artifact exhibitions from WOU archives.

345 N. Monmouth Ave, Monmouth, OR 97361

Western Oregon University - Hamersly Library

8: River Gallery — Folk Art to Fine Art

For twenty years River Gallery has specialized in Northwest Fine Art to Folk Art. It is home to the famed Wild Women Show each January. New exhibits of 2-D and 3-D art monthly.

Updated Hours
Hello from the Partners at River Gallery! We have a bit of information to share with you about the upcoming months.

We will be temporarily closed from November 16, 2020 through November 29, 2020 due to new COVID restrictions and for the safety of our community. Online sales are still being honored, so feel free to browse our artist pages and contact us via email with you choices at: rivergalleryart97351@gmail.com

Remember that River Gallery has its own YouTube channel. Feel free to check it out at:

"Sunday Salon" appointments
We are adding “Sunday Salon” by appointments only for small groups up to ten people. Would you like to have a special time to wander in the gallery and take it all in alone or with a small group (fewer than 10) of friends or family? We are now open for private appointments on Sunday afternoons from 12 noon to 4pm when you can come in and feel comfortable to appreciate the art at River Gallery.

Just a reminder that we are currently open Fridays and Saturdays from 12 noon to 4 pm. Beginning November 8, 2020 we will also be open on Sundays from 12 noon to 4 pm. We will continue to be open on Sundays through December 20.

River Gallery also has art on the walls at the new hotel in Independence. The photo below is in the lobby area at “The Independence” which is located next to the city park at 201 Osprey Lane. Stop by the hotel and check out the artwork!
River Gallery — Folk Art to Fine Art

Window/Focus Artist for November 2020 - Andrea Peyton
Andrea will display her recent new ceramic pieces in her window exhibit. She will be featuring her Pot Heads” and “Women in their Windows”. Andrea’s whimsical play with clay is a delight for the senses. Join us in November to appreciate her artful expression.
River Gallery — Folk Art to Fine Art

Holiday Show 2020
Our Holiday Show will begin Friday, November 6th, 2020 through December 31st, 2020. Our annual holiday exhibit will display affordable and festive art by River Gallery artists. Be sure to stop by early to select art for your holiday gift list.
River Gallery — Folk Art to Fine Art
“Christmas Chickadee” by Becki Hesedahl
River Gallery — Folk Art to Fine Art
by Chris Hannegan

Wild Women Show - Cancelled for 2021
River Gallery is joining the cavalcade of Covid cancellations. The annual raucous and joyful celebration of the feminine spirit called Wild Woman is canceled for 2020. We will return when we can once more safely pack the gallery with the sounds and sights of female jubilation.

184 S Main St, Independence, OR 97351
Friday - Saturday, 12pm - 4pm (except for annoucement above)

River Gallery — Folk Art to Fine Art

9: Fairbanks Gallery of Art

Fairbanks Gallery of Art is Oregon State University’s professional art gallery. Its mission is to initiate, produce and present scholarly visual art exhibitions to advance contact and dialogue with original works of art as an indispensable part of liberal art education.

Fairbanks Hall, 220 SW 26th St, Corvallis, OR 97331
COVID-19 Hours: Open by appointment only until further notice. Visit our website for most current information.

Fairbanks Gallery of Art

10: Giustina Gallery, The LaSells Stewart Center, OSU

Giustina Gallery is located in the heart of The LaSells Stewart Center and is the largest art gallery in the Willamette Valley. It proudly hosts upwards of twelve exhibits annually, featuring art of all mediums and representing local, regional and international visual artists. Giustina Gallery is recognized for cultivating creativity and building connections among the community and the artists. Monthly receptions are free and open to the public.

875 SW 26th St, Corvallis, OR 97331
COVID-19 Hours: Visit our website for up-to-date information.

Our current exhibit is the Vistas and Vineyards 2020 Juried Show, which is on display through January 29, 2021.

 Giustina Gallery, The LaSells Stewart Center, OSU

11: Pegasus Gallery

Pegasus is a fine arts gallery and custom framing studio in operation for nearly four decades. The gallery supports and explores the creative and practical alchemy at hand in the arts. It offers monthly exhibits with local, regional, national and international artists throughout the year.

341 SW 2nd St, Corvallis, OR 97333
Pegasus Art Gallery Facebook
?? Open Tue - Fri, 11am - 5:30pm and Sat, 12 noon - 4pm
COVID-19 Hours: Call to verify.

Pegasus Gallery

12: The Arts Center

A hub for community creatives for 55 years, the center offers inspiring contemporary arts exhibits, professional development opportunities for working artists, and art classes for youth and adults. Monthly 2nd Saturday Art Days in the Gallery (1 - 4pm) are a chance to make art with friends and family. No Charge. The ArtShop features over 60 local and regional artists.

The Corrine Woodman Galleries will feature new work by Tara Robinson, Justin Lodge, Peer Mentor Claire Elam, and Kimberly Long created during their four-months as Artists in Residence at The Arts Center.

700 SW Madison Ave, Corvallis, OR 97333
COVID-19 Hours: Thurs-Sat, 12-5 pm
Best place to find current info is: https://theartscenter.net/coronavirus-updates/

The Arts Center