June 2, 2011 in Features


‘Courageous Visions’

 Spokane’s Medical Oncology Associates is hosting its first “Courageous Visions: Artistic Expressions of Cancer Survivorship in Our Community” art exhibit Friday and Saturday in conjunction with National Cancer Survivors Day.

 The exhibit will feature local and national works created by artists whose lives have been affected by cancer. Pieces donated by local artists will be auctioned to benefit Cancer Patient Care.

 Also on display will be the Lilly Oncology’s “Oncology on Canvas,” a national traveling exhibit honoring the physical and emotional journeys people face when diagnosed with cancer.

 The exhibit and silent auction will open Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., with wine and refreshments starting at 4 p.m., at 6001 N. Mayfair St. Viewing will continue Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 For more information, call (509) 462-2273 or visit www.medicaloncologynw.com.

Galleries with new exhibits and/or receptions are indicated with a . For complete listings, see www.spokane7.com. Please send information about upcoming exhibits to features@spokesman.com.


Arbor Crest Wine Cellars - Silpada designs by Kate Pettit; refreshments available for purchase. Friday, 5-8 p.m., 4705 N. Fruithill Road, Spokane Valley. (509) 927-9463

Chase Gallery - All Media Juried Show, 40 works by local and regional artists. Spokane City Hall, lower level, 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050

Clearstory Gallery - “Bitter/Sweet,” works by Stefani Rossi, Friday through Sept. 30; reception Friday, 5-9 p.m. Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 499-2678

Jundt Art Museum - Woodcuts from “The Bolker Collection: Fritz Eichenberg”. Gonzaga University, 502 E. Boone Ave. (509) 313-6611

Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture - “Leonardo da Vinci: Man – Inventor – Genius,” international traveling exhibit featuring replicas of 60 of da Vinci’s inventions and 23 of his paintings, Friday through Sept. 5. . Tuesday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $18/adults, $15/seniors, $8/students ($11/$9/$8 for members). 2316 W. First Ave. (800) 325-SEAT, (509) 456-3931

On Sacred Grounds - “Local Color,” impressionist oil paintings featuring regional subjects on canvas and birch by Darrell Sullens. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294

Tinman Gallery - “Something Personal,” small-scale drawings, monoprints and paintings by Mel McCuddin. 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

Tinman Too - Mixed-media works by Pat Boyd. 809 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

Coeur d’Alene/Post Falls

Art and Home Center - Watercolor show and sale. 1619 W. Lee Court, Coeur d’Alene. (208) 665-7777.

Art Spirit Gallery - 12th annual Clay Invitational, works by 19 regional artists, through Saturday. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006

Gallery Northwest - “On the Road and Trail,” works celebrating the world of bicycles. 217 E. Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 667-5700

Human Rights Education Institute - Local artists including Donna Bain, Harold Balazs, Allen and Mary Dee Dodge, Rhea Giffin, Barb Mueller, Joan Smith, Austin Stiegemeier and Marci Wing interpret Mahatma Gandhi’s social sins. 414 Mullan Ave., on the corner of the Coeur d’Alene City Park, Coeur d’Alene. (208) 292-2359

Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center - Works by Michele Chmielewski. 405 N. William St., Post Falls. (208) 457-8950

Museum of North Idaho - “Your History in 3-D,” insight into how the museum collects, preserves and interprets history; “Mullan Road,” about Idaho’s first constructed road over the Fourth of July Pass; “The Scandinavians Settled Here,” a look at the Nordic influences in the Coeur d’Alene region; “It Started With a Fort,” the story of Fort Sherman; “Schitsu’umsh, the People Who Were Discovered,” a glimpse into the life of the Coeur d’Alenes through beadwork, tools, maps and stories; “When the Mountains Roared,” commemorating the 1910 fire; “Portraits of Coeur d’Alene,” 20-minute film about local people and history. Coeur d’Alene City Park, 115 Northwest Blvd., Coeur d’Alene. $3/adults, $1/ages 6-16, free/age 5 and younger, $7/family of two adults and two children. (208) 664-3448

Sandpoint/Priest Lake

Entree Gallery at Reeder Bay - “Torch, Hammer and Stone,” works by Spokane Jewelers Guild members. 1755 Reeder Bay Road at Priest Lake, Nordman, Idaho. (208) 443-2001

Panhandle State Bank – Quilters’ exhibition. 414 Church St., Sandpoint. (208) 263-0505

Pend Oreille Arts Council Gallery - “All in the Family,” works by more than 35 member artists and their families. Old Power House, 120 Lake Street, Sandpoint. (208) 263-6139


University of Idaho, Prichard Gallery - Altered books on water quality by fifth- and sixth-graders from the Palouse Prairie School of Expeditionary Learning. 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586

Eastern Washington

Artisans at the Dahmen Barn - Photography show featuring perspectives of the Dahmen Barn and its iron wheel fence, Sunday through June 26; reception Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Highway 195, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. (509) 229-3414

Budding Rose Art Gallery - 12th annual Battle Days Rosalia School Student Art Show, Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. 510 S. Whitman Ave., Rosalia. (509) 523-4200

EWU Gallery of Art - “The Glorious Five-Year Plan,” Bachelor of Fine Arts senior exhibition by visual communication design program students Sophia Benson, Blaine Mueller, John Mujica, Rachel Seagrave and Andrew Taylor. Eastern Washington University, 140 Art Building, Cheney. (509) 359-2494

WSU Museum of Art - “Curator’s Choice 2011,” selected pieces from the permanent collection including landscapes by George Inness, Gaylen Hansen and Patrick Siler, as well as works by Andy Warhol, Sister Corita Kent and others. Washington State University, Fine Arts Center, 100 Wilson Road (across from Martin Stadium), Pullman. (509) 335-1910

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