August 13, 2009 in Features

Galleries

 

Sculpture unveiling

The Spokane Valley’s first piece of public art, a sculpture by Colville artist Jerry McKellar, will be unveiled Friday morning.

McKellar will be on hand for the unveiling of “Working the Line,” a 9-foot-tall piece that honors trappers who helped settle the area. It can be viewed at his Web site, www.jerrymckellar.com.

The sculpture was funded through the Spokane Valley Arts Commission’s Annual Artists Showcase and Auction. It will be unveiled Friday at 11 a.m. just northwest of the intersection of Mirabeau Parkway and Mansfield Avenue, south of CenterPlace Regional Event Center.

Galleries with new exhibits and/or receptions are indicated with a

. For complete listings, see www.spokane7.com. Please send information about upcoming exhibits to features@spokesman.com.

Spokane

Arbor Crest Tasting Room - Works by Dave McGranaghan. River Park Square, third level, 808 W. Main Ave. (509) 747-3903

Area 58 - Glasswork by Garth Mudge, tilework by Tom Pickett and artwork by Ken Hinton, Harold Balazs, Jeanette Kirishian and Sally Pierone. 3036 N. Monroe St. (509) 327-0427

Artisans’ Wares - Jewelry by Deb Ellis, Laura Dahl, Kris Howell and Jon Lepper, plus works by more than 150 local and national artists. River Park Square, second level, 808 W. Main Ave. (509) 456-6030

ArtStyle Northwest - Works by Jill Smith, Mike Neiman, Gay Waldman, Peter Jagoda, Jan Moulder and Sean Smith. 901 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-4070.

Avenue West Gallery - Jewelry, abstract fused glass art, and landscape and floral photographs by Sandy Mooney. 122 S. Monroe St. (509) 838-4999

Barrister Winery - “After a Long Interruption,” paintings by Dennis Strasser. 1213 W. Railroad Ave. (509) 993-9310

Brick Wall Gallery - Philip Corlis’ “Finding Britain” and photographs by Joe Nuess, Richard Heinzen, Shelly Murney and others. 530 W. Main Ave., skywalk level. (509) 928-7721

CenterPlace - Spirit vessels by Liz Bishop; works by Spokane Valley Arts Council members and from the Dr. James Harken collection; Inland Northwest Dance Association display. 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley. (509) 924-6560

Chase Gallery - All-media juried show, works by 34 local and regional artists. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050

Downtown Spokane Library - “Picturing America,” showcasing American artwork, including a high-quality reproduction of the early photograph of Abraham Lincoln; “Wish You Were Here: Postcards from Spokane.” 906 W. Main Ave. (509) 444-5336

Empyrean Coffee House - Airbrushed acrylic works by Jason Goldsberry and abstract acrylic paintings by Becky Anderson. 154 S. Madison St. (509) 838-981.

Express Employment Professionals - Works by Watercolor Society members. 331 W. Main Ave. (509) 747-6011

Far West Billiards - “Taking a Closer Look,” mixed-media paintings and prints by Jessica LaPrade. 1001 W. First Ave. (509) 455-3429.

Gallery of Thum’ - “Shapes, Colors and Wood,” paintings by Dane Michael; “Bon Voyage Dreams of Clouds,” oils and watercolors by Dian Allison; Monti O. Swarovski’s new crystal jewelry; hand-painted medallions by Tim Phillips. 159 S. Lincoln St. (509) 599-0028

Grande Ronde Cellars - Paintings of the Pacific Northwest by Cheri O’Brien. 906 W. Second Ave. (509) 455-8161

Kress Gallery - “Vistas of Inland Washington,” paintings by Kim Matthews Wheaton. River Park Square, 808 W. Main Ave., level three. (509) 363-5317

Lorinda Knight Gallery - “Stepping into the Stream,” prints and ceramics by Jenny Hyde and Lisa Nappa. 523 W. Sprague Ave. Free. (509) 838-3740

Mootsy’s - Works from the private collection of James Miller. 406 W. Sprague Ave. (509) 838-1570

Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture - “Out of This World: Extraordinary Costumes From Film and Television,” including Harrison Ford’s leather jacket from “Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade,” Darth Vader’s cape and helmet from “Star Wars,” Jim Carrey’s Riddler costume from “Batman Forever,” the Wicked Witch of the West’s hat from “The Wizard of Oz” and much more. “Great Tasting Goodness,” sculpture, performance, and photographic works by Gabriel Brown. “Forget-Me-Not,” installations by Native American artist Marie Watt honoring both U.S. and Iraqi casualties in the Iraq War. “Stories from Within: Selections from the Permanent Collection,” narrative works representing diverse cultures, various media and multiple time periods. “River Pigs and Timber Beasts” explores multiple facets of the logging industry. “Living Legacy: the American Indian Collection” displays all of the Manning American Indian Collection acquired in 1916, the founding collection of the MAC. Tuesdays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $7/adults, $5/seniors and students with ID, free/age 5 and younger. 2316 W. First Ave. (509) 456-3931

On Sacred Grounds - “Startin’ From Scratch,” collage and watercolors by Cheryl Halverson. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294

Pottery Place Plus - Metal works by Richard Czyhold and photography by Vanessa Kay. 203 N. Washington St. (509) 327-6920

Sante Restaurant - “Scenes of Spokane,” works by Man-gyu Song. 404 W. Main Ave. (509) 315-4613

Simply Northwest - Photography by Brenda Cook. 8 N. Post St. (509) 456-8206

Spokane Transit Authority Plaza - Paintings of historic Spokane by Ralph Carson. 701 W. Riverside Ave., level two. (509) 456-7277

Spokane Valley Heritage Museum - “Apollo 11, One Small Step,” with actual sound of the Saturn V rocket launching, a model of the LEM, photos, mission control console with interactive controls and info on the landing. 12114 E. Sprague Ave. $5/adults, $4/seniors, $3/age 18 and younger. (509) 922-4570

Studio Capelli Salon - Contemporary fashion photography by Bobby Wilkins. 154 S. Madison St., #102. (509) 624-2505

Tinman Gallery - A variety of works themed to the 70th anniversary of “The Wizard of Oz.” 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

Town and Country Studio Art Tour - Preview exhibit and sale, through Aug. 31. 2nd Look Books and Forza Coffee Company, 2829 E. 29th Ave.

Trackside Studio - Handmade pottery and ceramic sculpture by Chris Kelsey and Mark Moore. 115 S. Adams St. (509) 462-5653

Veterans Administration Hospital - “50 Portraits of 50 Veterans” by John Thamm, through Friday. 4815 N. Assembly St. (509) 434-7000

Coeur d’Alene/Post Falls

Museum of North Idaho - “Observing North Idaho’s Forest Dynamics,” explores the role of Western white pine in bringing timber companies to our region, logging and milling activities along the natural and human forces that shaped our forest; and “Civilian Conservation Corps: When We Were Young,” through October. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 115 Northwest Blvd., Coeur d’Alene. $3/adults, $1/children ages 6-16, free/age 5 and younger, $7/two adults and children under age 16. (208) 664-3448.

North Idaho College - Traveling exhibit from the Hunt Institute at Carnegie Mellon University featuring 71 works by botanical artists worldwide. Boswell Hall, Corner Gallery, Coeur d’Alene. (208) 651-6484

Sandpoint/Priest Lake Artist’s Studio Tour of North Idaho - Self-guided auto tour of 19 Sandpoint-area studios. Friday-Sunday and Aug. 21-23, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For details see www.arttourdrive.org .

Artwalk II - Presented by the Pend Oreille Arts Council. Works at 23 participating venues. Various locations, downtown Sandpoint. (208) 263-6139

Art Works Gallery - Watercolors, photography, jewelry, stained glass, fiber and wood works by several local artists. 214 N. First Ave. (208) 263-2642

Entree Gallery at Coolin Bay - Wildlife paintings by Terry Lee. 379 Bay View Road, next to Coolin Post Office, Coolin, Idaho (Priest Lake). (208) 443-2002

Entree Gallery at Reeder Bay - “My Space,” handcrafted pieces by regional artists. 1755 Reeder Bay Road at Priest Lake, Nordman. (208) 443-2001

Gallery Off Cedar - Paintings by Barbara Field and Connie Scherr, glasswork by Cassie Tauber, jewelry by Mary Gayle Young. 226 Cedar St. (208) 263-7748

Naples Gallery - Works by favorite and new gallery artists. U.S. Highway 95, milepost 495 1/2 near Bonners Ferry. (208) 267-6575

Northwest Handmade - Glasswork by Sheryl Garrison, photography by Laurie Hutson, watercolors by Judith Pederson. 308 N. First Ave. (208) 255-1962

Pend Oreille Arts Council Gallery - “Through the Lens,” works by local photographers. Old Power House. (208) 263-6139

Redtail Gallery - Oils and acrylics by Robert Bissett. 518 Oak St. (208) 265-1810

Timber Stand Gallery - Works by various artists. 225 Cedar St. (208) 263-7748

Moscow/Pullman

Moscow Artwalk - Works by more than 80 artists at more than 50 participating locations. (208) 883-7036

Moscow Food Co-op - Photographs by Robert Long. 121 E. Fifth St, Moscow. (208) 882-8537.

Third Street Gallery - Idaho Watercolor Society exhibit. Moscow City Hall, second and third floors, 206 E. Third St., Moscow. (208) 882-7036

Eastern Washington

Artisans at the Dahmen Barn - “Growth Rings: Current Wood Art from the Palouse,” works by Len Zeoli, Kristin Levier, Jim Christiansen, Bill Hendrix, Ed Krumpe and Ben Carpenter. U.S. Highway 195, Uniontown. (509) 229-3414

Jerry McKellar Sculpture Studio - Limited-edition bronze and steel sculpture, by appointment. Colville. (509) 684-2148

Old Hotel Art Gallery - Paintings by Frank De Leon. 33 E. Larch Street, Othello. (509) 488-5936.

Urdahl Art Studio - Works by Western and wildlife artist Rick Urdahl, by appointment. 105 Sixth St., Cheney. (509) 235-6094

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