"We live in Kings Valley, and this sort of represents that," Goldstein said, gesturing to the Edward Sewall painting.
The museum's new art exhibit, 150 years of Oregon Art, includes captured images of the coast, Columbia River Gorge and countryside and wildlife sculptures.
"These are really nice," Goldstein said.
Her husband's favorite artwork didn't automatically scream "Oregon," however. "Waiting for Berkeley," by former Oregon State University faculty member Wayne Taysom, is a whimsical but energetic metal sculpture of a seated woman.