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THURSDAY, DEC. 17, 2009

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Area 58 - “Economic Parabolas,” earthenware sculptures by Andrea Tuinstra; floral watercolors by Emma Randolph. 3036 N. Monroe St. (509) 327-0427

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 - “The Smith Kids: Siblings in Art,” works in a variety of mediums, from traditional to experimental. 122 S. Monroe St. (509) 838-4999

Bruchi’s - Batik art by Nicholas Sironka, Monday through Dec. 30; opening reception Monday, 6 p.m. 10406 N. Division St. (509) 468-8518

Bryan Oliver Gallery - “What Are You Laughing At?” Whitworth faculty exhibit with works in various media. Whitworth University, Ernst F. Lied Center for the Visual Arts, Room 201. (509) 777-3258

CenterPlace - Paintings and digital works of the Yucatan peninsula by Nadine Kay Sherman; also works by Spokane Valley Arts Council members and from the Dr. James Harken collection. 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley. (509) 924-6560

Chase Gallery - Digital prints from the online gallery 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050

Christmas Indian Art Show, Sale and Auction - ledger art, paintings, jewelry, baskets, beadwork and more. Today, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., silent auction 10 a.m.-2 p.m., dancers in full regalia 4-5 p.m. Spokane Tribe, 1025 W. Indiana Ave. (509) 258-7846, (509) 258-7090

Clearstory Gallery - “Job & Paul: The Enigma of Faith.” Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 327-4422

De Soleil Salon - Works by Josh Baird, Kirsten Stoble, Aileen McDanold, Abby Monta and more. 1925 N. Monroe St. (509) 325-2008

Elk Public House - Paintings by Melissa Cole. 1931 W. Pacific Ave. (509) 363-1973

Express Employment Professionals - “Animal Instincts,” pastels and acrylics by Debbie Hughbanks. 331 W. Main Ave. (509) 747-6011

Forza - Works by Judy Doyle. 2828 E. 29th Ave. (509) 465-0369

Huckleberry’s - “String of Heart Series,” mixed media acrylic paintings by Felisa Carranza. 926 S. Monroe St. (509) 953-3312

Jundt Art Museum - “The Holy Family,” prints and creches depicting the nativity. Gonzaga University, 202 E. Cataldo Ave. (509) 313-6611

Kress Gallery - “Out of Time,” Christine Kimball’s landscape paintings. River Park Square, 808 W. Main Ave., level three. (509) 363-5317

Madeleine’s Cafe & Patisserie - French Christmas village, with photos of original Crescent store windows. 707 W. Main Ave. (509) 624-2253

Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture - “Jumpin’ With the Big Bands,” the story of jazz and swing from its earliest roots to its popular triumph during the Big Band Era of the 1930s and 1940s. “Art and People: The Spokane Art Center and the Great Depression,” works by artists from the Depression-era art school. “Plateau Celebrations: Cultural Transitions in the Indian Reservation Era,” Nespelem Art Colony paintings, horse regalia, clothing, and archival photos from the 1930s. “Living Legacy: the American Indian Collection” displays all of the Manning American Indian Collection acquired in 1916, the founding collection of the MAC. Wednesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $7/adults, $5/seniors and students, free/age 5 and younger. 2316 W. First Ave. (509) 456-3931

On Sacred Grounds - “Sacred Places,” photography by Judy Hankel; reception Friday, 4-7 p.m. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294

Pottery Place Plus - Works by The Spokane Jewelry Guild. 203 N. Washington St. (509) 327-6920

Saranac Art Projects - “Release and Restraint,” new works by Rick Garcia and Garric Simmonsen. 25 W. Main Ave. (509) 363-5325

Spokane Transit Authority Plaza - Contemporary portrait and landscape photography by Lela Moore. 701 W. Riverside Ave., level two. (509) 456-7277

Tinman Gallery - Best of 2009 group show, mixed media by regional artists. 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

William Grant Gallery - Watercolors by Jeannine Marx Fruci. 820 W. Francis Ave. (509) 484-3535

Coeur d’Alene/Post Falls

Angel Gallery - Original silks demonstrated by Janene Grende. 423 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 665-7232

Art Spirit Gallery - 11th annual Small Artworks Invitational, works by 32 artists. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006

Cheryl Burchell Gallery - Jewelry by Cheryl Burchell and outerwear by Laurie Schafer. 413 1/2 E. Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-2739

Devin Galleries - New bronzes from “Frogman” and spirit tiles by Houston Liews. 507 E. Sherman Ave. (208) 667-2898

Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center - “The Chiayi Series,” calligraphic paintings and books by Sally Machlis. 405 N. William St., Post Falls. (208) 457-8950

Northwest Artists Co-op - “Small Works” by member artists. 217 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 667-1464

Painter’s Chair Gallery - New, smaller original oil paintings by Stephen Shortridge, plus works by other local and national artists. 223 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 667-3606

Steven A. Scroggins Fine Art - Oils, acrylics, watercolor, mixed media collage and sculpture by Steve Scroggins. 110 N. Fourth, Coeur d’Alene. (208) 659-8332

Studio 107 - Works by Lisa VanDerKarr. 107 N. Fourth St, Coeur d’Alene. (208) 659-0889

Sum of Six - A working studio gallery featuring local artists. 321 E. Front Ave. (208) 661-3926

Sandpoint/Priest Lake

Art Works Gallery - “An Art Lover’s Dream Celebration,” works by local and regional artists. 214 N. First Ave. (208) 264-5703

Bonner County Historical Museum - David Thompson bicentennial exhibit, featuring a full-size replica of a cedar plank canoe Thompson built for a journey to the Pacific in 1811; also an exhibit about Kullyspel House and a traveling exhibit produced by Jack Nisbet and the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, “The Mapmaker’s Eye: David Thompson on the Columbia Plateau,” 1807-1812. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 611 S. Ella Ave., Sandpoint. $3/adults, $1/children 6 to 18. (208) 263-2344

Pend Oreille Arts Council Gallery - “That Thing You Do,” works by local crafters. Old Powerhouse, 120 Lake Street, Sandpoint. (208) 263-6139


Moscow Food Co-op - Works by co-op employees and volunteers. Deli Gallery, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow, Idaho. (208) 882-8537

Third Street Gallery - “The Lost Art of Handwriting,” works by students from area schools. Moscow City Hall, second and third floors, 206 E. Third St, Moscow. (208) 882-7036

Two Degrees Northwest - Works by water media artist Jackie Zumalt, oil and pastel painter Mary Bakker and etching and painting artist Gordon Talley. 210 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 669-1480

University of Idaho/Prichard Art Gallery - Annual faculty art exhibit. 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586

Eastern Washington

Artisans at the Dahmen Barn - “A Few of Our Favorite Things,” works by resident artisans. Highway 195, Uniontown. (509) 229-3414

Cheney Historical Museum - “Making Memories: Winter 2008-2009,” community photographs from a heavy snowfall. Fridays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 420 First St., Cheney. (509) 235-9015

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

NEWAArts Gallery - Holiday show and sale by local artists. 260 S. Oak St., Colville. (509) 936-1527

Wawawai Canyon Winery - “Artists in Wood: New Expressions,” works by Palouse area master woodworkers. 5602 State Route 270, Pullman. (509) 336-9316

WSU Museum of Art - “This Land is Your Land, This Land is My Land: Issues of Eminent Domain,” photography by Don Normark, through Saturday. Washington State University, Fine Arts Center, Pullman. (509) 335-1910


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