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Art Galleries

Thu., Sept. 10, 2009

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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 - “In Search of Pan,” water media, collage and silk fabric paintings by Olivia Waterman and sculpture, drawings and furniture by Alfred Anderson. 122 S. Monroe St. (509) 838-4999

CenterPlace - Whimsical paintings by Debbie Hanks; works from the Dr. James Harken collection. 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley. (509) 924-6560

Chase Gallery - “Spokane Musicians,” photographic portraits by Rick Singer. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050

Far West Billiards - “Expressions of My Soul,” paintings and prints by Tamra Pfeifle Davisson. 1001 W. First Ave. (509) 455-3429

Ink to Media Gallery - “Mini Art Show,” works 6 inches square and less by local artists. 523 N. Pines Road. (509) 863-9125

Jundt Art Museum/Arcade Gallery - “Corita,” vibrant screenprints by the late artist/nun Corita Kent; “Exhibit Spokane,” works from Gonzaga University’s permanent collection by a variety of Spokane artists. Gonzaga University, 202 E. Cataldo Ave. (509) 313-6611

Kolva-Sullivan Gallery - “The Essence of Surfacing,” works by Melanie Gum. 115 S. Adams St., Suite A. (509) 458-5517

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 - “A&P (Atlantic & Pacific),” ocean paintings by Marc Boone. 523 W. Sprague Ave. Free. (509) 838-3740

Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture - “Days Together,” sculpture and paintings by Brad Rude. “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. “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

Object Space - Oil and mixed media paintings and sculpture by Jerry Vahslovik. 1818 1/2 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 340-3934

On Sacred Grounds - “It’s All in the Details,” photography by Michael Ohlson. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294

Pottery Place Plus - Mixed media works by Kim Soares and Dan McClann. 203 N. Washington St. (509) 327-6920

Saranac Art Projects - Works by Wes Mills and Megan Murphy. 25 W. Main Ave. (509) 363-5325

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, interactive controls and info on the landing. 12114 E. Sprague Ave. $5/adults, $4/seniors, $3/age 18 and younger. (509) 922-4570

Tinman Gallery - Paintings by Ilse Kilian Tan. 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

Town and Country Studio Tour - Self-guided tour of works by 27 artists at six area studios. Visit for locations. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

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

Coeur d’Alene/Post Falls

Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center - Paintings by Wes Hanson and Jo Simpson, plus glass pieces by several area artists, through Saturday. 405 N. Williams St., Post Falls. (208) 457-8950

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 five 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

Artwalk II - Presented by the Pend Oreille Arts Council. Works at 23 participating venues, through Sunday. 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

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. Opening reception Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with living history demonstrations including fur trading camp re-enactment, Dutch oven cooking at 1 p.m. (food available for purchase) and a lecture by Nisbet at 2 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 611 S. Ella Ave., Sandpoint. $3/adults, $1/children 6 to 18. (208) 263-2344

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 - Historic photographs by Ross Hall; reception Saturday, 5-7 p.m. 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. 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, through Sunday. 308 N. First Ave. (208) 255-1962

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

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


Moscow Food Co-op - Works in various mediums by Traci Haselhun, Friday through Oct. 7; opening reception Friday, 5:30-7 p.m. 121 E. Fifth St, Moscow. (208) 882-8537.

University of Idaho/Prichard Art Gallery - Landscapes by Mark Klett and “Bonneville & Beyond” by Peter Vincent. 414/416 S. Main St, Moscow. Free. (208) 885-3586

Eastern Washington

Artisans at the Dahmen Barn - “Finding a Path to Embellishment,” textile works by Tracy Randall. Highway 195, Uniontown. (509) 229-3414

Bank Left Gallery - Oil paintings by Selene Santucci, through Sept. 30; opening reception Saturday, 1-5 p.m., followed by Honduran dinner (for reservations see 100 S. Bridge, Palouse. (509) 878-8425

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

Kirtland Cutter Gallery - Works by Robert Karr. The Cutter Theatre, 302 Park St., second floor, Metaline Falls. (509) 446-4108

Old Hotel Art Gallery - Works with nautical and seascape themes by palette knife artist Arlon Rosenoff. 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

WSU Museum of Art - Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition. Washington State University, Fine Arts Center, 100 Wilson Road (across from Martin Stadium), Pullman. (509) 335-1910

WSU Gallery II - “Busy Signals,” digital prints by Emily Ginsburg. Washington State University, Department of Fine Arts Center, 5072 Fine Arts Center, Pullman. (509) 335-8686

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