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Works by Seattle artist Karen Ganz, including “Girl With a Gun Painting #1,” are on display at the Spokane Falls Community College Fine Arts Gallery through May 15. Ganz’s work is influenced by 1920s cartoon and comic-strip characters. Courtesy of Spokane Falls Community College (Courtesy of Spokane Falls Community College)
Works by Seattle artist Karen Ganz, including “Girl With a Gun Painting #1,” are on display at the Spokane Falls Community College Fine Arts Gallery through May 15. Ganz’s work is influenced by 1920s cartoon and comic-strip characters. Courtesy of Spokane Falls Community College (Courtesy of Spokane Falls Community College)

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Avenue West Gallery - “Northwest Visions,” oil paintings by Darrell Sullens, and “On the Edge,” painted glass, watercolor and digital images by Nadine Kay. 122 S. Monroe St. (509) 838-4999

Bing Crosby Theater - “The Year of the Father,” works by Spokane Falls Community College Photography Club, Friday-Sunday. 901 W. Sprague Ave. Free.

Brick Wall Gallery - X-ray photographs of flowers and plants by Steven N. Meyers. 530 W. Main Ave., skywalk level. (509) 928-7721

Bryan Oliver Gallery - “deFINEart” junior art exhibit. Whitworth University, Ernst F. Lied Center for the Visual Arts, Room 201. (509) 777-3258

CenterPlace - Spokane Valley Arts Council group exibit, featuring paintings and sculpture by Marian Flahavin and mixed media paintings on copper by Irene Dahl; also works from the Dr. James Harken collection. 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley. (509) 924-6560

Chase Gallery - “Metal,” furniture by Tim Biggs, Peter Jagoda, Karma Lloyd, Jason Sheldon, Bill Simmons, Sean Smith, Steffan Wachholtz and Rik Willmering. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050

Clearstory Gallery - “Hope Reflected in Long-Standing Water,” photographs of Hurricane Katrina’s aftermath by Miranda Clott. Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 327-4422

Dean Davis Gallery - “This, That & Bric-a-Brac,” by Dan McCann. 216 W. Pacific Ave. (509) 456-8799

Dodson’s Jewelry - Photography by Dennis Kirkland and oil paintings by Charlie Palmer. 516 W. Riverside Ave. (509) 624-4163

Empyrean Coffee House - “The Grid Project,” photographs by Spokane Falls Community College Photography Club, capturing Spokane’s Keystone neighborhood, through April. 154 S. Madison St. (509) 838-9819

Forza - Works by Reho Barron. 2828 E. 29th Ave. (509) 535-7179

John Thamm Gallery - “Pigs Gone Wild: Allegorical Animal Portraits,” oil and arcylic paintings by John Thamm. Hutton Building, 11 S. Washington St. (509) 868-7434

Jundt Art Museum - Senior Thesis Exhibition, showcasing the work of Gonzaga University’s graduating senior art majors and minors, through May 8; free public preview reception today, 7-9 p.m. “Timothy C. Ely: Secret Order,” new manuscript books by the artist. Gonzaga University, 202 E. Cataldo Ave. (509) 313-6611

Kress Gallery - “Sumi in Four Seasons,” Japanese art exhibit by various local artists; reception Saturday, noon-4 p.m. River Park Square, 808 W. Main Ave., level three. (509) 363-0304

Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture - “The Arts and Crafts Movement in the Pacific Northwest,” touring exhibit about turn-of-the century emphasis on handmade craftsmanship, simplicity and natural beauty, accompanied by “Davenports and Decorative Art,” pieces from the Davenport hotel family collection; “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; “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 - “Fleeting Memories,” photographs by Tobe Robbins. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294

Pottery Place Plus - Handmade furniture by Dan McGrew and oil paintings by Nora Egger. 203 N. Washington St. (main floor of Auntie’s Bookstore). (509) 327-6920

Spokane Falls Community College - “Power(plays),” paintings by Karen Ganz, through May 15. SFCC Fine Arts Gallery, Building 6, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. (509) 533-3710

Tinman Gallery - “At the Edge of the Sea,” Lou McKee’s paintings and botanicals inspired by Vancouver Island. 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

Coeur d’Alene/Post Falls

Art Spirit Gallery - New works by Harold Balazs, Victoria Brace, George Carlson, Kathleen Cavender, Timothy Ely, Mary Farrell, Viky Garden, Robert Grimes, Maurice Nespor, Brad Rude, Kyle Paliotto and Steve Sauer. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006.

Cheryl Burchell Gallery - Works by Mona Stanton. 413 1/2 E. Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-2739

Gallery Northwest - “Boxes, Bags and Batiks,” wooden boxes by Vern Judkins and Lewis Payne; pottery and raku boxes by Hilda Bradshaw; recycled bags by Madeline; and batiks by T. Spencer. 217 E. Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 667-5700

Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center - “The Black & White Multimedia Show,” works by Steve Scroggins, Allen and MaryDee Dodge, Toni Spencer, Russ Fairfield, Jim Osmanski, Louise Telford and Bonnie Cooper, Friday through May 13; reception Friday, 5-7 p.m. 405 N. William St., Post Falls. Free. (208) 457-8950

North Idaho College - Original student artwork. Corner Gallery, Boswell Hall, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 651-6484

Sandpoint/Priest Lake

Art Works Gallery - Jewelry and beaded decorative household items by Julia Ellis, and silver and gold jewelry by Jackie Taylor; reception Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 214 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. (208) 263-2642

Pend Oreille Arts Council Gallery - “Annual Student Art Exhibit,” multimedia works by art students and instructors from local schools. Old Power House, 120 Lake Street, Sandpoint. (208) 263-6139


Gritman Medical Center - Works by Dahmen Barn artists. 700 S. Main St. (509) 229-3414

Mix - Works by Sally Machlis. Eastside Marketplace, 1420 S. Blaine St., Moscow. (208) 301-1623

Moscow Food Co-op - Renaissance Fair poster collection. Deli Gallery, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. Free. (208) 882-8537

Third Street Gallery - “MM,” mixed media show featuring University of Idaho furniture construction class and fashion fabrication class, plus Palouse Women Artists, through Friday. Moscow City Hall, second and third floors, 206 E. Third St, Moscow. (208) 882-7036

Two Degrees Northwest - Palouse women artists on endangered species. 210 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 669-1480

University of Idaho/Prichard Art Gallery - MFA Thesis Exhibit with Melissa Bixby, Courtney Brockett, Hanna Clark, Rachael Eastman, Danielle Feige and Sarah Gilbert, Friday through May 8; reception Friday, 5-8 p.m. 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586

Eastern Washington

Artisans at the Dahmen Barn - Annual demonstration day, this year featuring glass artists, Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; also “Timber Grain Elevators and Silos of the Palouse,” photographs, drawings, models and interventions curated by Robert Hutchison and Taiji Miyasaka. Highway 195, Uniontown. Free. (509) 229-3414

Bank Left Gallery - “Sculpting With Papier,” papier mache designs by Rhea Giffin. 100 S. Bridge St., Palouse. (509) 878-8425

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

EWU Gallery of Art - “Parable,” paintings and mixed media works by Nancy Morrow. Eastern Washington University, Cheney. (509) 359-7070

Lovitt Restaurant - Works by Anthony Pfeiffer. 149 U.S. 395, Colville. (509) 936-1527

NEWAARTS Gallery - Nature photography by Todd Moorhead and paintings by Drew Erensel. Northeast Washington Arts Council, 260 N. Oak St., Colville. (509) 936-1527

WSU Gallery II - First Year MFA Exhibits, works by Hector Hernandez, Michael Hubbard, Ashlin Mears, Lauren Turk and Molly Wicks. Washington State University, Department of Fine Arts Center, 5064 Fine Arts Center, Pullman. (509) 335-8686

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

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