January 22, 2009 in Features

Gallery listings


Art Exhibits

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


Arts at The Plaza - Urban landscape photography by Jamie Bosanko, through Jan. 30. STA Plaza, 701 W. Riverside, second floor. (509) 328-7433

ArtStyle Northwest - A gallery and design studio featuring works by owners Jill Smith, Mike Neiman, Gay Waldman, Peter Jagoda and Jan Moulder. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and by appointment. 901 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-4070

Avenue West Gallery - “Scenes on Which to Build Dreams,” works by Linda Lowry and Cheryl Halverson. Lowry shows her newest European travel photos; Halverson exhibits paintings and collages with a recurring theme of mountains in her favorite places. Through Jan. 31. 122 S. Monroe St. (509) 838-4999

Barrister Winery – “New Works: Commissions and Dates in History” by Ben Joyce. Inspired by maps, landscape paintings from a bird’s-eye perspective allow the viewer to travel through the piece. Through Jan. 31. Friday-Saturday, noon-5 p.m. 1213 W. Railroad Ave. (509) 465-3591

CenterPlace – Paintings by Spokane Valley artists Benita Papadakes, Mary Laughlin, Don Hiatt, Anna Rector, Erin Griffin, Betty Jo Cook, Marian Flahavin and Anne Sherrodd, through February. Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley. (509) 926-6557

Chase Gallery - “A House Divided: The Legacy of Lincoln,” works by Greg DuMonthier, Rhea Giffin, Tobe Harvey, Scott Kolbo, Garric Simonsen and Joe Tomlinson, through Feb. 27. In conjunction with Spokane Symphony’s “Lincoln Festival,” celebrating the 200th anniversary of the birth of Abraham Lincoln. Mondays, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. and Tuesdays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625- 6050

Gallery of Thum’ - Works by local and regional artists. Steam Plant Square, 159 S. Lincoln, Suite 151. (509) 294-9234

GU Jundt Art Museum - “Violence!” Two- and three-dimensional work illustrating artists’ response to violence in society, tackling themes of war, terrorism, racial bigotry, religious persecution, torture, slavery, and isolationism. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturdays, noon-4 p.m. Gonzaga University, 202 E. Cataldo Ave. (509) 313-6611.

GU Jundt Art Museum/Arcade Gallery - “The Paris Review Print Series,” a series of fine art prints and posters created by artists to raise funds for the newly established (in 1953) literary magazine. These lithographs and silkscreens from GU’s permanent art collection include works by Richard Anuszkiewicz, Christo, Jimmy Ernst, Milton Glaser, Arnold Hoffman, Nicholas Krushenick, Sol LeWitt, Richard Lindner, Steve Poleskie, Caol Summers and Terry Winters. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturdays, noon-4 p.m., closed Sundays. Through March 6. Gonzaga University, 202 E. Cataldo Ave. (509) 313-6611

Lorinda Knight Gallery - “Three Photographers,” Jane Waggoner Deschner, Del Lusk and Robert Tomlinson each take a different approach to time. Through Jan. 31. 523 W. Sprague Ave. (509) 838-3740

Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture - “Quiltscapes,” dozens of quilts from the MAC collection, with powerful designs and intricate stitching . “Dabblers, Divers, Murderers, Travelers: Birds of the Inland Northwest,” dozens of bird specimens gathered by hunters and bird club members, carefully mounted and preserved. “Toys! Toys! Toys!,” a playful exhibit packed with antique toys from the permanent collection and contemporary toys from private collections. “George Longfish: A Retrospective,” works by one of the most influential of the first generation of nontraditional American Indian artists, addressing issues facing Native Americans today; lecture, “Text-Messaging Prayers: George Longfish and His Art of Communicating” by art historian Molly McGlennen of Vassar College, Jan. 29, 6 p.m.“River Pigs and Timber Beasts,” explores multiple facets of the logging industry, with log brands, caulk boots, mess tent dishes, crosscut saws and plenty of stories. “Living Legacy: the American Indian Collection,” the Manning American Indian Collection acquired in 1916, the founding collection of the MAC. 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

Pottery Place Plus - Works by Juaquetta Holcolmb, wool fabric and yarn artist, through Jan. 31. 203 N. Washington, main floor of Auntie’s Bookstore. (509) 327-6920

Santé Restaurant - Caroline Locher-Stein’s realistic still life studies in oil, watercolor and pastel, through Jan. 31. 404 W. Main (Liberty Building, next to Auntie’s Bookstore). (509) 315-4613

SFCC Fine Arts Gallery - “Contrast in Media,” transparent photos on Plexiglas by Jennifer Scott of Spokane; performance/installation-based photography by Rose Werr of Indianapolis; and manipulated digital photographs by Ed Freeman of Los Angeles. Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturdays, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. (except holiday weekends). Through Feb. 10. Spokane Falls Community College, Building 6, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. (509) 533-3710

Tinman Gallery - “George Flett: Life Under the Sun,” ledger paintings and mixed media, through Saturday. 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

Trackside Studio - Handmade pottery and ceramic sculpture by Chris Kelsey and Mark Moore. Wednesdays-Fridays, noon-5 p.m., or by appointment. 115 S. Adams St. (509) 462-5653

Whitworth University/Oliver Gallery - “Histories and Histrionics: Current Works by Lanny DeVuono,” through Feb. 7. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Lied Arts Center, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. (509) 777-3258

Coeur d’Alene

Art Spirit Gallery - “Best of the Basement,” more than 1,000 original works by 50-plus artists. Reception Friday, 5-8 p.m., with live music by the Nick Schilling Trio. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006

Human Rights Education Institute - “Political Power,” politically charged propaganda and graphics from around the world. Reception Friday, 6-8 p.m. with international hors d’oeuvres and beverages. 414 W. Mullen Road. (208) 292-2359

NIC Boswell Hall Corner Gallery - “The Smell of the Sun,” by Lenora Jesus Lopez Schindler, Monday through Feb. 20. Tuesday, gallery walk, 10:30 a.m.; slide/lecture presentation, 1 p.m.; opening reception, 5-7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. North Idaho College, 1000 W. Garden Ave. (208) 769-3276

Northwest Artists’ Co-op - “Winter Wonders,” watercolors by Shirley Erlandsen, through January. Also works by more than 35 artists and fine crafters. 217 Sherman Ave. (208) 667-1464

Painter’s Chair Gallery - Works by Stephen Shortridge and other regional artists. 223 Sherman Ave. (208) 667-3606

Studio 107 – Works by regional artists and locally designed jewelry. 107 N. Fourth St. (208) 659-0889

Sum of Six - This working studio gallery features local artists, both established and up-and-coming. 321 E. Front Ave. (208) 661-3926


University of Idaho/Martin Institute - Special exhibits from the Hiroshima Peace Project and Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum. About 30 images from before and after the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, in the Teaching and Learning Center Corridor Gallery through Jan. 31. Japanese Consul General Mitsunori Namba will present a Martin Forum on “Japan’s International Cooperation” on Tuesday at 3:30 p.m. in the Idaho Commons Whitewater Room. Namba also will speak at the opening of a small-scale version of the Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum on Wednesdayat 9:15 a.m. in the Idaho Commons Whitewater Room. 875 S. Line St., Moscow. (208) 885-7725

University of Idaho/Prichard Art Gallery - “College of Art and Architecture Faculty Exhibition,” photography, drawing, painting, sculpture, mixed media, books, architectural studies, furniture, product design and design plans. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Through Feb. 14. 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586

University of Idaho/Reflections Gallery - “The Human Scene: Despair, Intimacy, Elation,” photographs by Bill Voxman. Through Jan. 31; reception Jan. 29, 4-6 p.m. Commons building, UI campus, Moscow.

WSU Museum of Art - “Running the Numbers” by Chris Jordan, a series of digital photoghraphs that present contemporary culture through statistics regarding American excess. Lecture by museum director Chris Bruce, today, noon; Jordan will lecture on his work todayat 7 p.m., both in the Compton Union Building. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Thursdays until 7 p.m. Gallery 2: “Fruit Plate,” photographs by Roger Rowley of fruit plates prepared for his family, through Jan. 30: reception Friday, 4:30 p.m. Washington State University, Fine Arts Center, 100 Wilson Road, Pullman. (509) 335-1910

WSU Museum of Art/Gallery 2 - “Fruit Plate,” photographs by Roger Rowley of fruit plates prepared for his family, through Jan. 30. Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Thursdays until 7 p.m. Washington State University, Fine Arts Center, 100 Wilson Road, Pullman. (509) 335-1910

WSU Museum of Art/Market Square - “Central Core” by Richard C. Elliott, large-scale installation with 51 reflective panels, each consisting of 1,000 bicycle reflectors. Corner of Grand and Main, Pullman. (509) 335-6282

Eastern Washington

Artisans at the Dahmen Barn - “Guy Baldovi: New Works – Oil and Encaustics,” based on travels in West Africa and Mexico, where Baldovi lived for a year, through Sunday. Also: “Uncommon Threads: Traditional and Three Dimensional Quilts” by Palouse area textile artists Jen Whitted and Cheryl Greenstreet, through Feb. 22. Thursdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Highway 195, Uniontown. (509) 229-3414

EWU Gallery of Art - “2009 Faculty Art Exhibition,” works in a wide variety of styles and media by Tom Askman, Greg DuMonthier, Lanny DeVuono, Nancy Hathaway, Jenny Hyde, Shelly Murney, Elisa Nappa, Roger Ralston, Rachel Dolezal, James Scarcello and Chris Tyllia, through Feb. 19. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Through Feb. 19. 140 Art Building, Cheney. (509) 359-7070

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

Moses Lake Museum and Art Center - “WPA: Works Progress Administration in Washington,” a traveling exhibit from the Washington State Historical Society featuring 30 photographs and related artwork, through Feb. 21. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 228 W. Third Ave., Moses Lake. (509) 766-9395

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