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Bruce Palmer Hurley, American artist. Certified secondary education teacher. Recipient Community Service award Beaverton Arts Commission, 1993, Royal Patronage award Hutt River, Australia, 1995. Member Portland Art Museum; Member Theosophical Society(life).


Hurley, Bruce Palmer was born on May 9, 1944 in Tacoma. Son of Gerald Baynton and Donna Ray (Whealey) Hurley.


Bachelor of Science in Education, Oregon College Education, 1968.


  • Certified secondary education teacher.


  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Goldberg's, 1966, Hillsboro Public Library., 1969, 1971, Valley Art Association, Forest Grove, 1971, 1974, Portland (Oregon) Habilitation Center, 2004, exhibited in group shows at Portland Art Museum, 1970, Northwest Artist Workshop, 1979, Sun Bird Gallery, 1986, Sunriver Juried Show, 1986, 1992, Beaverton Arts Showcase, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998 (1st place watercolor), 2003, Represented in permanent collections Oregon College, Oriental Medicine, David Wheeler, Washington, Library. Of America Psychiatric Association, Schools Medical Plz.

      , Tigard, Oregon, Attorney Mark Olson, New York City, Nicholas S. Law, Cambridge, England, Washington County Public Service Building, Hillsboro, Oregon, Portland Habilitation Center, Tuality Community Hospital, Hillsboro, Oregon, others. Author: Planet Ploob Vacation, 1992, Divine Soliloquy, 1994. Inventor, poet, philosopher, cartoonist, numerous paintings, drawings and sculptures.


Member Portland Art Museum. Member Theosophical Society(life).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: musicology, camping, cooking, naturopathy, mysticism.


Married Ivy Jane Partridge. 1 child, Paul George.

Gerald Baynton Hurley

Donna Ray (Whealey) Hurley

Ivy Jane Partridge

Paul George Hurley