January 29, 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.

Spokane

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

ArtStyle Northwest - A gallery and design studio featuring the 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 Saturday. 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 Saturday. 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 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 Saturday. 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 Vassar College art historian Molly McGlennen, today, 6 p.m., reception follows.“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

On Sacred Grounds - Feather art by Kay Brumbaugh, including Western, outdoor and animals. Sunday through Feb. 28; reception Feb. 27, 5-7 p.m. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294

Pottery Place Plus - Works by Juaquetta Holcolmb, wool fabric and yarn artist, through Saturday. February: Toni Spencer: “Batiks and More for 2009.” 203 N. Washington, main floor of Auntie’s Bookstore. (509) 327-6920

River Ridge Association of Fine Art - “2009 Member Juried Show,” Wednesday through Feb. 28. Olive It, 3402 N. Crestline. (509) 465-0369

Santé Restaurant - Caroline Locher-Stein’s realistic still-life studies in oil, watercolor and pastel, through Saturday. February: Linda Christine, “Another Dimension,” mixed media paintings. 404 W. Main (Liberty Building, next to Auntie’s Bookstore). (509) 315-4613

Saranac Art Projects - “24th Annual Works from the Heart Exhibition,” a preview of more than 70 pieces that will be available at the Northwest Musem of Arts and Culture’s fundraising auction Feb. 14. 25 W. Main Ave. (509) 363-5325

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 - “Works in Progress” by Ruben Trejo. Reception Friday, 5-9 p.m. with live music and light refreshments. 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. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006

Human Rights Education Institute - “Political Power,” politically charged propaganda and graphics from around the world. 414 S. Mullen. (208) 292-2359

NIC/Boswell Hall Corner Gallery - “The Smell of the Sun,” works by Lenora Jesus Lopez Schindler themed after one of her childhood books, “Mona Mimm and the Smell of the Sun.” Through Feb. 20, 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. February: Idaho opal jewelry by Gary Provost. 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

Moscow/Pullman

Third Street Gallery - Photography and watercolor posters by Anne Pekie and sculptures by Ryan Law. Through Feb. 28; reception today, 5-7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Moscow City Hall, 206 E. Third St., Moscow. (208) 882-3292

University of Idaho/The 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 Saturday. 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 Saturday; reception today, 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. 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/Gallery 2 - “Fruit Plate,” photographs by Roger Rowley of fruit plates prepared for his family, through Friday. Also: “Threshold: Reclaiming Sacred,” glass, ceramic and mixed media works by LisaNa M. Red Bear, Tuesday through March 13; reception Tuesday, Native American Cultural House, 975 B. St., Pullman; artist’s talk Wednesday, 6 p.m., following an opening reception at 4:30 p.m. in the gallery. 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 - “Uncommon Threads: Traditional and Three Dimensional Quilts” by Palouse area textile artists Jen Whitted and Cheryl Greenstreet. Through Feb. 22; reception Sunday, 1-4 p.m. 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. 140 Art Building, Cheney. (509) 359-7070

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

Old Hotel Art Gallery - Works by local “Desert Artists” arts group, Sunday through Feb. 28. 33 E. Larch St., Othello. (509) 488-5936


Thoughts and opinions on this story? Click here to comment >>

Get stories like this in a free daily email