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Limited Palette Paintings: A Group Show at Cerulean Gallery

Are you looking for something original, simple, beautiful, and affordable? Roloff’s color-field paintings offer more than just a simplified color palette and unique texture for your space he also adds his personal history and charm to every piece.  Limited Palette Paintings for the Month of May, artist reception May 4th 4-9pm “First Thursday” 2017. The majority […]

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Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale Art Show

Thursday, April 7 at 5 PM – 8 PM Portland’5 Centers for the Arts 1111 SW Broadway, Portland, Oregon 97205 Opening Reception for the Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale Art Show! The Brothers Grimm originally released these collected tales, sinister, enchanted and dark, as children’s stories implicating the morals of the time and they continue to […]

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HRC Portland Summer Gala 2015

HRC Portland Summer Gala 2015 July 25th, 2015 • Lewis & Clark Estate Gardens The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) represents a grassroots force of more than 1.5 million members and supporters nationwide. As the largest national lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender civil rights organization, HRC envisions an America where LGBTQ people are ensured of their […]

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Artists Repertory Theatre – Tribes

The Geezer Gallery presents: The Ring Master by Sam Roloff The Ring Master is a new collection of oil on canvas and limited prints by renowned Portland artist Sam Roloff to compliment Artists Repertory Theatre performance of “Tribes”. As in life, the circus if filled with odd characters, many of which have a great deal […]

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5th Annual HRC (Human Rights Campaign) gala dinner auction

I am proud to announce that I donated this oil painting to The HRC Gala Dinner Auction.   ===================== text from their Facebook page ===================== HRC Oregon & SW Washington‘s Portland Steering Committee cordially invites you to spectacular evening celebrating local and national heroes of the LGBT community! Please join us for a Portland-style gala […]

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The Blues at White Space Gallery

For one month (January 2014) my complete Blue Series will be on display at White Space Gallery in Portland.  Stop by or contact me for a private viewing. Details on FaceBook              

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Wanderlust: A New Series of Circus & Burningman Paintings

  Don’t be afraid. It’s ok to dress differently. It’s ok to say what you’re really thinking. It’s ok to be an artist. It’s ok to do what makes you happy. It’s ok to join the circus. Don’t be afraid to be who you really are, it’s going to be ok.   ================== What: Artist […]

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Be My Muse…

Check out my new logo for Sam Roloff.

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Froelick Gallery – Undresssing Room

Undressing Room Our annual juried group exhibition JUNE 5 – JULY 14, 2012 The undraped figure is among art’s most frequently revisited subjects. Accordingly, the nude has accumulated countless layers of meaning over the millennia- fertility, heroism, frailty, holiness and hedonism are just a few. Life drawing is a fixture of art education. Given all of […]

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Yolo Lounge Portland Oregon

NEW YEARS EVE 2012 – BEGINNING OF THE END AT YOLO LOUNGE Yolo Lounge 412 SW Fourth Avenue Portland OR 97204 503.719.6901     See more abstracts.

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Kick-off the Holiday Season with Sam Roloff at Isaac Hers.

This is your opportunity to view and purchase a selection of Sam’s affordable fine art reproductions.Meet the artist, purchase holiday gifts, and take advantage of this opportunity to schedule a Sam Roloff commissioned work — all at 2011 prices. Enjoy Sam Roloff’s extraordinary work, browse trend-setting fashions, mingle, and sip a Special Holiday Libation presented […]

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Connecting the Dots

Connecting the Dots   Title: Connecting the Dots – Beware of Eric Dencer Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 4 x 6 ft or 42 x 72 Series: Backstory Under-Painting ID#: SGR3155 Year: 2011 Original: Contact Artist

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Stephanie Maul

Title: Stephanie Maul Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 24×36 inch Series: Woman of Portland ID#: SGR3150 Year: 2011 Original: $800

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Sophia – Woman of Portland Series

Title: Sophia Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 72 x 48 in Series: Women of Portland ID#: SGR3005 Year: 2010-11 Price for Original: $1,200 Description/Notes: Go to the next page to see photos of what is under the current layer. This painting is currently hanging at Cafe Nirvana in Portland Or. [imageflow id=”45″]

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The Great Collapse aka the Economy

Title: The Great Collapse (lady liberty falls to her knees) aka the Economy Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 40 x 30 inches Series: Back-Story Under Painting (The first in the series) ID#: SGR3023 Year: 2009-10 Price for Original: $2,000 Description/Notes: This painting was inspired by the recent economic crisis.  It’s hard to tell from the image […]

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Live painting at THE SPACE

I will be painting at Jillian Rabe’s THE SPACE all day Wednesday and Thursday before the opening. if you are in the Pearl make sure to stop by and see what I am up to. 1030 NW 12th Ave.  On the corner of 12th and Marshall Portland, OR 97209 – Google Map  

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Sam Roloff Paints in Many Styles

KC Cowan | July 11, 2011 credit: KC Cowan / OPB Artist Sam Roloff It’s quite possible that Sam Roloff, in part, owes his artistic side to his being born with Diastrophic Dwarfism. The connection comes from having spent so much time in Shriner’s Hospital as a child following surgeries to deal with his condition. There […]

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Jory Soil and the Ring of Eternal Mystery

Title: Jory Soil and the Ring of Eternal Mystery Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 60 x 30 inch Series: Back-Story Underpainting ID#: SGR3059 Year: 2010 – 2011 Price for Original: $1,200  Description/Notes: Go to the next page to see photos of what is under the current layer. [imageflow id=”199″]  

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PREM Group’s July First Thursday Celebration

What: Sam Roloff’s latest work and collaboration painting by You  for the benefit of CHAP. When: Thursday, July 7 · 5:30pm – 9:00pm Where: PREM Group 351 NW 12th Avenue Cost: $5 for the wristband that allows for beer and wine and pizza. We are excited to welcome artist Sam Roloff to PREM Group’s July First Thursday Celebration! In addition […]

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Portland Aerial Tram at OHSU 1

Title: Portland Aerial Tram at OHSU 1 Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 18 x 24 inches Series: Portland City Scapes ID#: SGR3024 Year: 2010 Price: SOLD – Privately held by Sandi Collins Hildreth Description/Notes: [imageflow id=”163″]

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Geek Love

Title: Geek Love Medium: Oil on Panel Size: 36 x 24 inches Series: Backstory-Underpainting ID#: SGR3015 Year: 2010 Price: $500 Description/Notes: Geek Love is a novel by Katherine Dunn, published completely by Alfred A. Knopf (a division of Random House) in 1989. Dunn published parts of the novel in Mississippi Mud Book of Days (1983) and Looking Glass Bookstore Review […]

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Battle of the Sexes

Title: Battle of the Sexes Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 47 x 30 inches Series: Olander ID#: SGR3013 Year: 2008-2011 Price: $650 [imageflow id=”152″]  

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King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden

Title: King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden Medium: Oil on Linen Size: 48 x 72 inches Series: Olander ID#: SGR3012 Year: 2009 – 2011 Price: SOLD – In the private collection of  Kari Freeberg Carney of Portland Description: The creation of this painting was inspired by a patron’s commission.  It is part of a series […]

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Portland Aerial Tram at OHSU 2

Title:Portland Aerial Tram at OHSU 2 Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 18 x 24 inch Series: Portland Scapes ID#: SGR3093 Year: 2011 Price: SOLD – Private collection of Kevin & Dian Crawford Description/Notes: A commissioned work by the Crawford’s. The Tram cabins travel 3,300 linear feet between the South Waterfront terminal adjacent to the OHSU Center for Health […]

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Sophia Loren

Title: Sophia Loren Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 48 x 72 inch Series: Portraits ID#: SGR3005 Year: 2010 Price: $1,200 Description/Notes: [imageflow id=”142″]

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UPDATE – Amanda Knox – Portrait of a Girl Serving Life for Murder in an Italian Prison

Title: Amanda Knox – Portrait of a Girl Serving Life for Murder in an Italian Prison. Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 60 x 60 inch Series: Women of Portland ID#: SGR3066 Year: 2011 Price: …in progress Description/Notes: The painting and the back-story deals with the tragic events of the past few years of Amanda Knox who […]

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Up a painting by Sam Roloff

Title: Up Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 36 x 24 in Series: Northwestern ID#: SGR2996 Year: 2009 Price: SOLD in the private collection of Micia Bonta M.D. [imageflow id=”134″]

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H1N1 Swine Flu

Title: H1N1 Swine Flu Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 40 x 30 in Series: Back-story Underpainting ID#: SGR2995 Year: 2009 Price: SOLD – held in the private collection of Matt Roloff Description/Notes: Local Portland Oregon reality T.V. star Matt Roloff of TLC’s  ”Little People, Big World”. Standing next to his recent purchase of his brother’s painting. This […]

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The Orb

Title: The Orb Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 40 x 30 in Series: Abstract ID#: SGR2993 Year: 2009 Price: SOLD held in the Private collection of NBA star Martell Webster [imageflow id=”132″]

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Free Fall

Title: Free Fall Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 36 x 48 inches Series: Women of Portland ID#: SGR2987 Year: 2008 Price: SOLD Description/Notes: Sold through the Amy Roloff Charity Foundation to raise funds for the Dwarf Athletic Association of America (DAAA) and other local Portland charities.

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“Forest Heights Life” magazine Featured Artist Sam Roloff

Sam Roloff Portland Oregon artist was featured in the May 2011 issue of “Forest Heights Life“ magazine.  

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Tiger’s Blood – Small by Sam Roloff

Title: Tiger’s Blood – Small Medium: Oil on Panel Board Size: 12 x 12 inches Series: Abstract ID#: SGR3111 Year: 2011 Price: $200 Currently hanging at Lovejoy Bakers in the Pearl, Portland Oregon

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Fukushima

Title: Fukushima Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 48 x 30 inches Series: Olander ID#: SGR3113 Year: 2011 Price: $500

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Lovejoy Bakers Paintings coming down

I will be taking down my paintings from Lovejoy Bakers in the Pearl on Saturday May 7th, 2011. If you have been wanting to see these in person, this is the time. Stop by the bakery and take a look for yourself I will be there from 5-6pm Here are the paintings that are currently hanging. […]

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The Roaring 1920’s

Title: The Roaring 1920’s Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 18 x 30 inches Series: Woman of Portland ID#: SGR3107 Year: 2011 Price: $600

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Mossy Bridge -Small Version

Title: Mossy Bridge Small version Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 18 x 30 inches Series: Northwestern Mossy Bridge ID#: SGR3108 Year: 2011 Price: $500

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Portland Love Show 2011

Title: Portland Love Show 2011 Medium: Oil and Soil on canvas Size: 24 x 60 inches Series: Back Story Under Painting ID#: SGR3102 Year: 2011 Price: $700

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Mossy Bridge with Jory Soil

Title: Mossy Bridge with Jory Soil Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 30 x 60 inch Series: Northwestern ID#: SGR3060 Year: 2011 Price: $700 [imageflow id=”83″]

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Taxed to the Teeth

Title: Taxed to the Teeth Medium: Oil on Gesso Paper (Framed) Size: 40 x 30 Series: Neo-Classical ID#: SGR3003 Year: 2009 Price: $1,500 Description: Started back in 1996, the painting tells a story of  wedding on the beach. The groom is shown in a wheelchair and the bride is surrounded by nymphs, above everyone is a […]

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Jillian Rabe

Title: Jillian Rabe Medium: Oil on Canvas Size: 24 x 36 inches Series: Women of Portland ID#: SGR3063 Year: 2010 Price: $600 Description: This painting is currently hanging at Jillian’s Production Haus stop by normal business hours and take a look.  

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