Artist’s Tree Gallery & Boutique:
“Chris May and Elizabeth May: Silent Seeing,” photography by Elizabeth and paintings on canvas by her son Chris. The gallery also will have an eclectic blend of jewelry by local artists. Runs through Oct. 28. 828 W. Sprague Ave. (509) 456-2300.
Avenue West Gallery:
“Organic Symmetry,” digital images of the various scales of nature from fine geometric details of flowers and insects to sweeping landscape vistas, by Michael Folsom, EWU professor. Also, new paintings by Darrell Sullens. Runs through Oct. 31. 122 S. Monroe St. (509) 838-4999.
“Ben Joyce: Cities of the World,” abstract interpretations of maps of cities throughout the world in a range of mediums from canvas to wood to plaster. Runs through Oct. 31. 1213 W. Railroad Ave.
Bryan Oliver Gallery:
“Old Bones and a New Vernacular: Whitworth Permanent Collection,” featuring prominent works from the Whitworth Permanent Collection and new acquisitions. Runs through Sunday. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Whitworth University, Ernst F. Lied Center for the Visual Arts, Room 201. (509) 777-3258.
Eclectic collection of art and Americana. Saturdays and Sundays, 1-4 p.m., arrive no later than 3 p.m. 5225 N. Freya St. $8/adults, $7/seniors, free/age 9 and younger. (509) 489-8859.
American Fine Art Company presents photography by Glenn Probert, paintings by Marcella Rose and Debbie Hughbanks, and from the company’s collection, “Rose & Hopkins 1899 Native American Photography.” Runs through Oct. 31. 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley. (509) 924-6560.
“Transience,” photography by Stephen Chalmers. Runs through October 31. Mondays, 8 a.m.-9 p.m.; Tuesdays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050.
Clearstory Gallery at Life Center:
“Undone,” works of 12 artists demonstrating connection/disconnections of the soul regarding God. Runs through Oct. 31. 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 499-2678.
Cowles Rare Book Room:
“The Gospels in Nez Perce: The Evangelizing Work of Fr. Joseph Cataldo, S.JRuns through Dec. 31. Free public reception Thursday, 3:30-5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4:30 p.m. Closed for holidays Monday, Nov. 27-28 and Dec. 24-31. Foley Center Library, Gonzaga University. (509) 484-5562.
Escent Lighting Gallery:
Oil and acrylic figurative and botanical paintings by Jennifer Zurlini, ongoing. Mondays-Thursdays, 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m.; Fridays, 9 a.m.-noon. 605 W. Spokane Falls Blvd., at Riverfront Park. (509) 838-9028.
Far West Billiards:
“Devolve,” group art exhibition featuring Troy Webber, Travis Masingale, and Jeff Spencer. Runs through Oct. 31. Mondays-Fridays, 11:30 a.m.-close; Saturdays, 4 p.m.-close; Sundays, 1 p.m.-close. 1001 W. First Ave. (509) 455-3429.
Peters & Sons Flowers, Gifts and Gallery features watercolors and sumi-e paintings by Keiko von Holt will share the spotlight with kaleidoscope windows by OnDWalls. Runs through Oct. 31. 170 S. Lincoln St. (509) 624-4151.
Watercolors by Rhedi Williams Red. Permanent exhibit. By appointment. 2124 W. Second Ave. (509) 624-4957.
Gallery of Thum:
Featuring four artists in the street side gallery. Watercolors by Bobbie Wieber, mosaics by Andrea Griechen, and works in a variety of mediums by Floy Kinsella. Runs through Oct. 25. Steam Plant Square, Suite 151, 159 S. Lincoln St. (509) 599-0028.
Kolva Sullivan Gallery:
Archie Bray Foundation Artists in Residence Exhibition. Runs through Oct. 31. Wednesdays-Fridays, noon-5 p.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 115 S. Adams St., Suite A. (509) 533-4412.
“Intersections: Kay O’Rourke and Gina Freuen,” the sisters showcase their diverse bodies of work. Runs through Jan. 4. Riverpark Square, 808 W. Main Ave., third level.
Lillian Conn Antiques and Fine Art Gallery:
Features antiques, bronze sculptures by Dinah Carlson, oil paintings by Melville Holmes and hard to find limited edition prints. Also, Asian and European antiques. Permanent exhibit. Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 1001 W. Augusta Ave. (509) 329-1005.
Lorinda Knight Gallery:
“Keiko Hara: Verse.Space S,” abstract paintings and works on paper. Runs through Nov. 1. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 523 W. Sprague Ave. (509) 838-3740.
Works by Jeremy Lilwall exploring the crux of spirituality and its confrontation with meaning. Runs through Oct. 24. Whitman College, 345 Boyer Ave.
Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture:
“Betty and Other Stories from Rural Mexico,” by Annie P. Warren, documentary photographer from Royal City, Wash., through Oct. 26. “Dabblers, Divers, Murderers, Travelers: Birds of the Inland Northwest,” dozens of bird specimens gathered by hunters and bird club members, carefully mounted and preserved. “Meditations on the Landscape,” by Northwest painters Susan Skilling, Joseph Goldberg and Stephen Hayes, through Nov. 11. “John Buck: Iconography,” through Nov. 16. “Living Legacy: the American Indian Collection,” displays all of the Manning American Indian Collection acquired in 1916, the founding collection of the MAC. “River Pigs and Timber Beasts,” explores multiple facets of a key Inland Northwest Industry. “Spokane Timeline: Personal Voices,” an ongoing exhibit of items related to Spokane’s history with periodic artifact changes. Tuesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 2316 W. First Ave. $7/adults, $5/seniors and students with ID, free/age 5 and younger. (509) 456-3931.
On Sacred Grounds:
“Expressionism: The Power of Emotion,” by Don Hiatt. Runs through Oct. 31. Artist reception and sale Saturday, noon-3 p.m.; refreshments will be served. Mondays-Saturdays, 7 a.m.-5 p.m. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294.
Pottery Place Plus:
Weavings and scarves by Joanne Bailey; wood tables and mirrors by Dan McGrew, through Oct. 31. 203 N. Washington, main floor of Auntie’s Bookstore. (509) 327-6920.
Saranac Art Projects:
“Release: The Art of Angling in the American West.” Works by Gaylen Hansen, Heidi Oberheide, Russell Chatham; photography by Jeff Mishler; sound installation, “Upstream,” by Charlie Lindsay read by Thomas McGuane; “Flyrods,” by C.F. Burkheimer and Sweetgrass Rod Company; Antique Hardy Reel Collection. Runs through Oct. 25. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. 25 W. Main Ave. (509) 999-8529.
Spokane Art Supply:
“Lian Zhen and the Employees of Spokane Art Supply: Lian Meet Staff. Staff, Lian,” two exhibits. Runs through Oct. 31. 1303 N. Monroe St. (509) 327-6628.
Spokane Falls Community College:
“While You Were Away – The Faculty Show,” works by Lee Ayars, Patty Haag, Toby Harvey, Kurt Madison, David Saling, Bernedette Vielbig and more. Runs through Wednesday. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and 6-8 p.m.; Fridays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. SFCC Fine Arts Gallery, Building 6, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. Free. (509) 533-3710.
Spokane Potters’ Guild:
Functional and raku, hand-built clay works by JoDee Moody. Runs through Oct. 31. Mondays-Thursdays, 6-8 p.m. 1404 N. Fiske St. (509) 532-8225.
Spokane Valley Library:
Autumn themed original oils and watercolors. Runs through Dec. 5. Mondays-Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Thursdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sundays, 1-5 p.m. 12004 E. Main Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 926-6288.
Spokane Watercolor Society:
Presenting the 13th Regional Juried Watermedia Exhibition. Juried by nationally renown artist Charles Reid. Runs through today. Mondays-Wednesdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Downtown Library, 906 W. Main Ave. (509) 536-6635.
The Davenport Hotel and Tower:
Work of architect Kirtland Cutter (1860-1939). Also, contemporary works by Melville Holmes, woodcarvings by Petr Shiva and stained glass works by Susan Kim. Ongoing exhibit. Open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 10 S. Post St. (509) 455-8888.
The Missing Piece Tattoo Lounge:
“A Body of Work,” photographs by Alexis Hardy juxtaposed against “A Body of Work” by artists of The Missing Piece. Runs through Oct. 31. 410 W. Sprague Ave.
“Fall Harvest,” semi-annual show featuring sculptural assemblages by Elaine Barth, block prints by Gretchen and Romy Ehrsam, portraiture boxes by Brenda Everett, fabric dolls by Beth McElfish, dremel paintings by MaryJo McGraw, egg tempera paintings by Scott Melville, handmade beaded jewelry by Lisa Moss, collaged compositions by Joanne Tatman, and mixed media vignettes by Debra Valoff. Runs through Nov. 29. Open house Oct. 24, 4-8 p.m. and Oct. 25-26, 1-5 p.m. 33 W. 34th Ave. (509) 747-5267.
The Spokane Club:
“Val Frey: Asian Botanicals,” lush vegetation, dancing peonies, hibiscus and orchids of Southeast Asia captured in oils, watercolor and batik. Runs through Dec. 1. 1002 W. Riverside Ave. (509) 459-4242.
Art Spirit Gallery of Fine Art:
“New Charcoal Drawings,” by Elaine Greene. Runs through Nov. 8. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Fridays, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. 415 Sherman Ave. (208) 765-6006.
Coeur d’Alene Galleries:
American Western and sporting artwork. Mondays-Saturdays, 9 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sundays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. The Coeur d’Alene Resort, lobby, 115 S. Second St. (208) 667-7732.
Frame of Mind Gallery and Framing:
Paintings by Carrie Stuart Parks, Carl Funseth, Barbara Peretti, Jim Carkhuff, Nona Hengen and raku pottery by Bill Meehan. Tuesdays-Fridays, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 119 N. Second St. (208) 667-6889.
Human Rights Education Institute:
Peace Advocates Exhibit. Runs through Oct. 31. 414 W. Mullan Road. (208) 292-2359.
La Muse Gallerie:
A collective exhibit, “Sustainable Impulses” by Judy Minter, will feature paintings that shimmer and papier mache art with attitude during the month of October. Runs through Oct. 31. 413 1/2 E. Sherman Ave. (208) 687-3059.
NIC Boswell Hall Corner Gallery:
“Spice of Life” exhibit featuring painted wood sculptures created by local artists Allen and Mary Dee Dodge. Runs through Oct. 31. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. North Idaho College, 1000 W. Garden Ave. Free. (208) 769-3276.
Northwest Artists’ Co-op:
Celebrating the gallery’s 18th anniversary through October. Featuring batiks, wood, feathers, watercolors, glass, pottery and crystal from member artists. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sundays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 217 Sherman Ave. (208) 667-1464.