Alisa A. Looney
Metal Sculptor & Enamelist
Cascade A&E, “Second Saturday Summer Kickoff at the Betty Gray Gallery,” Downstairs, Alisa Looney’s inventive ReEnamelware series, titled Interdependence, will be exhibiting this June through August. , June 2023 | Volume 29 | Issue 6, by Marcee Hillman, pg. 28, https://issuu.com/cascadebusnews/docs/cascade_a_e_june_2023/s/25497660
Cascade A&E, “Hood Avenue Featuring Three Amazing Artists in June,” Ruth Carroll, Kathleen Keliher and Alisa Looney , June 2023 | Volume 29 | Issue 6, by Marcee Hillman, pg. 31, https://issuu.com/cascadebusnews/docs/cascade_a_e_june_2023/s/25497662
Bend Lifestyle, “Art with a Heart for the Planet, Alisa Looney uses Enamel to Tell Stories about the Environment”, by Cheryl Parton, April 2022, pg. 14,
Cascade A&E, “Red Chair Gallery Presents Alisa Looney, Metal Sculpture and Enameling“, by Julia Kennedy Cochran, February 2022, pg. 11, https://issuu.com/
Bend Source, ARTWATCH, A Downtown Art Forage, A stroll through town to find art currently on display, Alisa Looney on display at The Red Chair Gallery, by Tearly Peterson, July 25, 2019, in print pg. 38 (digital pg 46-47), link
Bend Bullitin, Go! Magazine,‘Great Art, Great People’,Red Chair Welcomes 5 New Artists, by David Jasper, June 13, 2019, link
The Sellwood BEE, “‘International Sculpture Day’ fêted in Sellwood”, By DAVID F. ASHTON For THE BEE, Article about the IS Day PDX 2017 celebration in Sellwood for the second year, on April 22 and 23 2017, with a quote by Alisa Looney, Organizer /July issue, 2017.
Sculpture Magazine, International Sculpture Day 2016, By Judith Page, Mention of Pacific Northwest Sculptor’s PDX event which happened on April 23, 2016, with a quote by Alisa Looney / October 2016 Vol. 35 No. 8, pages 48-51.
The Oregonian, A&E, THE WEEK IN ARTS, “Alisa Looney>“, By Amy Wang, Article about Looney’s October Guardino Gallery Exhibit with photo of Spirit Mask: “I am a River“/ Sept. 23, 2016
Puyallup Herold, Arts Downtown brings Puyallup to life, By Heather DeRosa / May 26, 2015.
Maryhill Museum of Art website, Adult Art Workshops: Summer Art Institute: Art in 3-D / Artist Alisa Looney, a featured presenter. http://www.maryhillmuseum.org/discover/for-adults/adult-art-workshops
Pacific Northwest Sculptors Newsletter, Looney part of Palm Desert Public Art Contest / June-July 2014, pg 5; and Alisa Looney Visiting Artist at Maryhill Museum, pg 8. https://pacificnorthwestsculptors.wildapricot.org/Resources/Documents/2014%20JuneJuly%20PNWS%20NL.pdf
Pacific Northwest Sculptors Newsletter, Women Sculptors tell their Stories, Wendy Dunder asked the question….Alisa Looney’s Response… / February – March 2014, page 3.
The Daily News Online, Longview Outdoor Gallery featuring nine new sculptures, By Amy M.E. Fischer / The Daily News, September 10, 2013, photo of Contact No.2 (bench) featured, photo by Roger Werth / The Daily News.
The Daily Astorian, Local gallery owner works to represent best of the Northwest, By Dan Haag, Cannon Beach Gazette, August 29, 2013.
Sculpture Magazine, March 2013, Taking Flight pictured in advertisement for El Paseo Sculpture Invitational Exhibition 2013/2014 in Palm Desert, CA.
VIA Magazine (AAA), Treasure: Art on the Columbia, Roll & Play photo by Don Frank, p17, Sept. 2012.
NY Times, The Arts, A Museum Turns Wind Into Gold, by William Yardley, Roll & Play pictured on New Plaza of New Mary and Bruce Stevenson Wing, May 19, 2012 http://www.nytimes.com/2012/05/19/arts/design/maryhill-museum-of-art-with-revenue-from-the-wind.html?_r=4
Seattle Times, A Museum Turns Wind Into Gold, by William Yardley, Photo of Roll & Play pictured on New Plaza of New Mary and Bruce Stevenson Wing, May 20, 2012
Portland Monthly, Maryhill Museum Expansion; Mansion turned museum Maryhill gets a 21st-century makeover with a new wing and outdoor pavilion, Edited by Kasey Cordell, Photo of Roll & Play sculpture pictured on new plaza, June 2012 http://www.portlandmonthlymag.com/travel-and-outdoors/the-gorge/articles/maryhill-museum-expansion-june-2012
Oregon Art Beat, OPB, interview with Colleen Schafroth, executive director of Maryhill Museum of Art, Roll & Play pictured on much of the footage, May 2012 http://www.opb.org/artsandlife/article/maryhill-museum-dedicates-new-wing/
Castlegar Canada SculptureWalk Website, Article about Alisa Looney’s Sculpture Choosing From Within, August 2012 http://www.sculpturewalkcastlegar.com/artist/alisa-looney/; Audio Recording: http://www.sculpturewalkcastlegar.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/08/Alisa-Looney-.mp3
Arts America Blogs, In Our Element, sculpture show at Portland International Airport (PDX) by Tamara Muldoon, April 6, 2012 http://artsamerica.org/blog/location/in-our-element/
Argus Leader, Sioux Falls, SD, SculptureWalk 2011, Installation A Success, May 29, 2011
SculptureWalk Avera McKennan Awards: Received People’s Choice II Award: for Core Energy, Steel Sculpture by Alisa Looney, with Cast Glass by Teresa Krage.
Puyallup Herald, Arts Downtown dedicates People’s Choice sculpture at Pioneer Park, Nov 17, 2010
Cannon Beach Gazette, A closer look at Contact No. 1, May 14, 2009; & The winners are… Feb 19, 2009
Maryhill Magic, Maryhill museum of Art Newsletter, Gifts to the Collection in 2008, March 2009
The World, Coos Bay Oregon, Bodies in Motion, March 13, 2009
Dimensions, Newsletter, Pacific Northwest Sculptors, Dynamic Connection: Sculpting Human form for Public Places, Feb. 2009 http://www.pnwsculptors.org/archives/!PNWSFebMar09.pdf
The Dalles Chronicle, Painting with Dance, June 26, 2008 http://kellifontenot.blogspot.com/2008/07/painting-with-dance.html
artdaily.org, Maryhill Museum of Art Outdoor Sculpture Invitational, June 12, 2008 http://www.artdaily.com/index.asp?int_new=24676&int_sec=2#.UheTRLyE74A
The Enterprise, Weekender, White Salmon WA, Exhibition features works by 7 noted artists, May 29, 2008
The Oregonian, Curbside artwork makes city’s outdoors great, April 27, 2008; & Metro Southwest, Rooms with A view, May 29, 2003
Lake Oswego Review, People’s choice, April 20, 2006; Voters choose to keep Looney piece, June 2006
Perspective, 2006 Souvenir Edition of the Lake Oswego Review & West Linn tidings, Article: Art About town, by Jim Hart, Publisher: J. Brian Monihan