Local art is one of the veins that streak through McMinnville. We’re proud to host the artwork from 2 local artists. Their art not only adds beauty to McMinnville, but it also reflects the unique perspectives and stories of the people who call this place home. Whether it's a vibrant mural on the side of a building or a delicate sculpture in a park, the local art scene in McMinnville is thriving and diverse. Visitors and locals alike can appreciate the talent and hard work of these artists and gain a deeper appreciation for the community they are a part of. So next time you're in McMinnville, take a moment to explore the local art and support the creative spirit that makes this town so special.
Is our featured wall artist at the Douglas. She greets you daily with her beautiful downtown mural. Natalie is a lifelong artist who was propelled into the stardom when she won the first season of the Netflix series 'Paint Wars'.
What makes Natalie's art special is that is not restricted to one Canvas. She currently has a tattoo parlor on 3rd Street and her art can be found in muraled in cities all over the US.
Everything she touches she turns to art.
See more of her latest tattoo work here.
Erin Hansen has been painting in oils since she was 8 years old. Inspired by the colorful scenery of the Nevada Mountains she was climbing, she decided to paint one painting every week for the rest of her life. She has stuck to that decision ever since! Erin Hanson's style is known as "Open Impressionism" and is now taught in art schools worldwide.
You'll find a book of her work in your unit for your enjoyment!
Visit the Erin Hansen Gallery 8 minutes from the Douglas!
1805 NE Colvin Ct,
McMinnville, OR 97128
View more of her art here!