Arbor Crest Wine Cellars - Acrylic paintings by Debbie McCulley through Feb. 29. River Park Square, third level, 808 W. Main Ave. (509) 747-3903.
Area 58 - Works by Elizabeth Collier, Diane Barron, Ilidiko Kalapacs, Clancie Pleasants, Jo Fyfe, Marcus Bausch, Freeman Butts, Ken Hinton, Jerre Freshley, Stacy Epley and RS Yorke, through February. 3036 N. Monroe St. (509) 327-0427.
Avenue West Gallery - “Assembled Amalgamations” by Alice and Chuck Harmon through February. Wildlife paintings by Joe Kronenberg, through Saturday. 122 S. Monroe St. (509) 838-4999.
Bank Left Gallery - “Love Letters,” honoring the eternal romance of Valentine’s Day, Feb. 11-March 3, with reception Saturday, 1-5 p.m. 100 S. Bridge St., Palouse. (509) 878-8425.
Barrister Winery - “It’s All About Rocks and Water … and Other Things,” watercolor paintings by Gay Witherspoon, through March 25. 1213 W. Railroad Ave. (509) 993-9310.
Brick Wall Gallery - “Light in a Box: Pinhole Photographs” by Rich Bergeman, through March. 530 W. Main Ave., Skywalk level. (509) 928-7721.
Bryan Oliver Gallery - “Smoke & Mirrors,” Whitworth faculty exhibition. Whitworth University, Ernst F. Lied Center for the Visual Arts, Room 201. (509) 777-3258.
Chase Gallery - “Only Time Will Tell,” art, poetry, video and music by members and friends of the RiverSpeak Collective. Chase Gallery, 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. Free. (509) 625-6050.
Clearstory Gallery - “Broken But Whole,” bronze sculptures and mixed media metal sculpture by Jeff Huston, through May 16. “Who is Otto Dix?” Matthaus Evangelium, an international show of 32 lithographs from the collection of Robert and Sandra Bowden, through Feb. 24. Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 499-2678.
Dahmen Barn - “The Other Side,” creative expressions of the WSU Interior Design, Architecture, Landscape Architecture and Construction Management Faculty, through Feb. 26., 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown, Wash. (509) 229-3414.
Dodson’s Jewelers - “Healing Art” features the oil paintings of Rwandan artists Emmanual Nkuranga, through Saturday. 516 W. Riverside Ave. (509) 624-4163.
EWU Gallery of Art - “Original Weather,” an exhibition dedicated to ekphrasis, the connection between the conception of an artwork and the response of poetry, by Robert Tomlinson, through March 15. Eastern Washington University Art Department auditorium, 140 Art Building, Cheney. (509) 359-2241
Express Employment - “Still Lifes and Landscape,” paintings by Kathy Gale, through Feb. 29. 331 W. Main Ave. (509) 747-6011.
Grande Ronde Cellars - “Visual Stories,” black and white photographs by Ira Gardner, through Feb. 28. 906 W. Second Ave., Spokane. (509) 455-8161.
Irimi Arts and Antiques - “The American Tonalists,” through Feb. 29. 112 S. Cedar St. (509) 879-4619.
Jundt Art Museum - “Sahlin Foundation Collection,” large-scale prints by Chuck Close, Dennis Cunningham, Manuel Izquierdo, Ibrahim Miranda, Roger Shimomura, Robert Stackhouse, Neil Welliver and John Wilson, through March 10. Prints by Czech printmaker Jiri Anderle, donated by the Baruch Foundation, through April 3, with reception 6-7:15 p.m. March 8, followed by lecture at 7:30 p.m. Gonzaga University, 502 E. Boone Ave. (509) 313-6611.
Kolva-Sullivan Gallery - “Daydreams Realized,” paintings and drawings by Mike McCarthy, through Feb. 25. 115 S. Adams St. Suite A. (509) 458-5517.
Kress Gallery - “The Essence of Dance,” a visual arts exhibit by Suzanne Ostersmith and the students of the Gonzaga University dance program, through Feb. 27. River Park Square, 808 W. Main Ave., level three. (509) 363-5317.
LadyBug Gallery - “Outdoor Visions” featuring contemporary, abstract and organic fiber art works by Alessandra Billingslea. 10220 N. Nevada St., Suite 10. (509) 467-8210.
Market Place Wine Bar - Featuring photography by Joey Campbell, through Feb. 29. 32 W. Second Ave. (509) 979-2749.
Nectar Tasting Room - “Expression of Hope, Strength and Joy,” local artists and photographers have paired with the Make-A-Wish Foundation to raise awareness of the wishes occurring in the community, through Feb. 29. 120 N. Stevens St. (509) 869-1572.
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture - “Lasting Heritage,” using personal stories and human-made objects to articulate the spiritual and visceral links between ancient people, modern tribal people and their lands; “Seeing Impressionism: Europe, America and the Northwest,” in partnership with the Tacoma Art Museum; “Dig It!” The Secrets of Soil, an amazing interactive exhibit created by the Smithsonian Institute’s National Museum of Natural History and hosted by the Spokane Conservation District. $7/adults, $5/seniors and students with ID, free/age 5 and younger. 2316 W. First Ave. (509) 456-3931.
Old Hotel Art Gallery - Photographs by Alicia Malm, during February. 33 E. Larch St., Othello. (509) 488-5936.
On Sacred Grounds - “Skyward Palousecapes,” oils and watercolors by Dian Allison, through Feb. 28. 12212 E. Palouse Highway, Valleyford. (509) 747-6294.
Pend Oreille Arts Council Gallery - “Cabin Fever,” features new works from more than 30 of POAC’s member, through Feb. 17. Power House, 120 Lake St., Sandpoint. (208) 263-6139.
Pottery Place Plus - Batik by Toni Spencer, during February. 203 N. Washington St. (main floor of Auntie’s Bookstore). (509) 327-6920.
Saranac Art Projects - “Shift” features Nancy Hathaway’s small scale paintings and drawings in oil and charcoal and Bradd Skubina’s large collages as well as site-specific floor arrangements of found objects, through Feb. 25. 25 W. Main Ave. (509) 363-5325.
Scout - Photography and mixed media by Liz Hamilton, through March 1. 1001 W. First Ave. (509) 869-2320.
SFCC Fine Art Gallery - “The G Train Project,” video installation by Jenny Ride, through March 8. Spokane Falls Community College, Fine Arts Building 6, 3410 W. Fort George Wright Dr. (509) 533-3746.
South Perry Pizza - Photographs by Tony Kliment, through Wednesday. Oil on board by Sheila Grubb, Thursday-March 14, with reception Thursday, 5-7 p.m. 1011 S. Perry St. (509) 290-6047.
Spokane Convention Center - “Riverdance,” large scale painting of up to 20 panels representing the Spokane River ecosystem and has images of fish, herons, ducks and the river landscape. Exhibit Hall Lobby, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6079.
Spokane Law Enforcement Museum - Artifacts, photos, portraits, badges, uniforms and other police mementos. Museum accepts donations of police memorabilia, as well as donations. 1201 W. First Ave. $5/adults, $4/seniors and military, $3/students, $2/age 12 and younger. (509) 625-3352.
The Heart of Spokane - “An Eye for Nature,” artworks mounted on metal by photographer Stacy Pelkie, through Feb. 29. 2907 N. Monroe St. (509) 443-4799.
Tinman Gallery - “On Point(e),” Collection of urban ballerina photographs by Carl Richardson, through February. “Winter Jewelry Show,” with works by Melissa Bressler, Margot Casstevens, Kris Howell, Pete Jagoda, Kurt Madison, Patti Osebold and Jerri Shepard, through Feb. 18. 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500.
Vintage Hill Cellars - “Wine-Speration,” works by John Dunning using wood, copper and wine barrels, through Feb. 24. 319 W. Second Ave. (509) 624-3792.
Warehouse Gallery - “Art of the Automobile” and “The Joy of Travel” featuring photos from China, Burma and Bhutan by Barbara Murray, through Feb. 29. 715 E. Sprague Ave., Door 30.
Art Spirit Gallery - Acrylic paintings on aluminum by Jerri Lisk, through March 3, with reception today, 5-8 p.m. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006.
Human Rights Education Institute - Local artists were asked to interpret and portray one of Mahatma Gandhi’s social sins as part of a two-year program at HREI, through 2012, including Donna Bain, Harold Balazs, Allen Dodge, Mary Dee Dodge, Rhea Giffin, Barb Mueller, Joan Smith, Austin Stiegemeier and Marci Wing. 414 Mullan Ave., on the corner of the Coeur d’Alene City Park, Coeur d’Alene. Free, donations accepted. (208) 292-2359.
Moscow Food Co-Op - Artwork using Sharpies, watercolors, and acrylics by Traci Haselhuhn, through March 7, with reception today, 5-6:30 p.m. 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. (208) 882-8537.
Prichard Gallery - Invitational Exhibit and Benefit Art Auction, through Saturday. Auction will be Saturday at 7 p.m. Gallery admission is free; auction admission is $15. University of Idaho, 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586.
Third Street Gallery - “Arts and Travels,” showcasing works from travel destinations, through March 23. Moscow City Hall, second and third floors, 206 E. Third St., Moscow. (208) 883-7036.
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