May 5, 2011 in Features

Galleries

 
Rockin’ Art

Works by Spokane Public Schools art teachers and students, as well as other local artists, will be sold in a silent auction Friday to benefit the Spokane Public Schools Foundation.

The event, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln St., will also include entertainment featuring music by the 8 Tracks.

Admission is $10. For more information, call (509) 999-0405.

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.

Spokane

Arbor Crest Wine Cellars - Acrylic paintings by Debbie McCulley and tie-dye creations by Bert McCollum. Reception Friday, 5-8 p.m., 4705 N. Fruithill Road, Spokane Valley. (509) 927-9463.

Clearstory Gallery - “Broken but Whole,” sculpture by Jeff Huston. Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 499-2678

Gallery of Thum - “It’s All Fun and Games,” watercolors and oils by Timothy Phillips, and wind chimes and mobiles by Kelly Hart, Friday through May 27; reception Friday, 5-9 p.m. with live music by Dusty Thomas. 2910 N. Monroe St. (509) 413-1489

Gonzaga University/Foley Center Library - “Collegium Gonzagaeum: Celebrating the Classics at Gonzaga,” a look at the ancient world and the study of classical languages. Cowles Rare Book Reading Room, third floor. (509) 313-3847

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

Millwood Gallery - Red Panda Pottery, along with works by various artists; reception Friday, 5:30-8:30 p.m., with live music. 9009 E. Euclid Ave., Millwood. (509) 927-2222

Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture - “Women’s Votes, Women’s Voices,” celebrating the centennial of women’s suffrage in Washington state, through Saturday. Spokane Timeline: Personal Voices,” artifacts tracing Spokane’s history. Wednesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $7/adults, $5/seniors and students, free/age 5 and younger. 2316 W. First Ave. (509) 456-3931

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

On Sacred Grounds- “Bits ‘n’ Pieces,” clay panels, oils and watercolors by Dennis Smith. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294

South Perry Pizza - Large oil and watercolor paintings by Shani Marchant. 1011 S. Perry St. (509) 209-6047

Spokane Falls Community College- “Do Something,” kinetic sound installation by Angela White. SFCC Fine Arts Gallery, Building 6, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. (509) 533-3710

St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church - Watercolors by Mary Dewey, Friday through May 22; reception Friday, 5-7 p.m. 5720 S. Perry St. (509) 448-2255

Tinman Gallery - “Open All Night,” colorful new acrylic paintings by Ric Gendron, Friday through May 31; reception Friday, 5-9 p.m. 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

Tinman Too - “Clothesline Critters,” fabric collages by Erin Wallace, Friday through May 31; reception Friday, 5-9 p.m. 809 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500

The War Room - “My Mid-Life Crisis in Polaroid,” photography by Michael Pickering. Hamilton Studio, 1427 W. Dean Ave. (509) 327-9501

Coeur d’Alene/Post Falls

Art Spirit Gallery - New works by Victoria Brace, Kathleen Cavender, Dara Harvey, Michael Horswill, Ben Joyce, Melissa Lang, Harold Balazs, Mel McCuddin, Barbara Pleason Mueller, Kay O’Rourke, Claudia Pettis, Tyree Kearns and Nathan Sowa, through Saturday. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006

Coeur d’Alene Public Library - “Bookers Dozen 2011,” a traveling exhibit of 14 handmade and self-published books from the Idaho Center for the Book at Boise State University. 702 E. Front Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 769-2315

Gallery Northwest - “Bring on the Green,” glass works, silk scarves by Helen Gidden, jewelry by Denise Wilson and watercolors by Andy Sewell. 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

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

North Idaho College - Student Art Show, through Friday. Corner Gallery, Boswell Hall, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 651-6484

Sandpoint/Priest Lake

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

Moscow

University of Idaho, Prichard Gallery - Graduate Art Exhibit. 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586

Eastern Washington

Artisans at the Dahmen Barn - “Fur and Feathers,” scratchboard and pastel paintings of Northwest wildlife by Judy Fairley and wildlife paintings on feathers by Julie Thompson, Saturday through May 29; reception Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Highway 195, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. (509) 229-3414

Bank Left Gallery - “A Quiet Moment,” art installations honoring mothers, Saturday through May 28; free reception Saturday, 1-5 p.m. followed by a dinner and concert from 6 to 8 p.m. ($35). 100 S. Bridge St., Palouse. (509) 878-8425

EWU Gallery of Art - “Visual Arguments,” works by 10 graduating seniors in the Bachelor of Fine Arts program. Eastern Washington University, 140 Art Building, Cheney. (509) 359-2494

Washington State University - Fourth annual Education Abroad photo contest winners on display outside Bryan 105. (509) 335-3581

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


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