November 1, 2013 in Features

Galleries

 

Eastern Washington

Artisans at Dahmen Barn “Home for the Holidays,” works in a wide variety of media, Friday through Dec. 29, with reception Sunday, 1-4 p.m. Thursdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Highway 195 North, 419 Park Way, Uniontown. (509) 299-3414.

Bank Left Gallery Works by Dan Kiessling, through Saturday. Thursdays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 100 S. Bridge St., Palouse. (509) 878-8425.

Brick Wall Gallery “Ghosts and Empties,” black and white photographs by Jen Mitsuko and Larry Blackwood. Blackwood’s “Ghosts and Empties” is a collection of toned black and white photographs of an old abandoned amusement park printed in a pictorialist style. The result is a set of ghostly images suggesting imperfect memories of childhood merged with dreams, imagination and desire. Mitsuko creates photographs and uses various aesthetics and concepts ranging from surrealism to abstract and dealing with themes such as love, death and loss. Through Friday. 530 W. Main Ave. (509) 928-7721.

Bryan Oliver Gallery “Compulsive Continuation: A Celebration of Her 90th,” Pauline Anderson Haas taught art at Whitworth for nearly 20 years, retiring in 1986. This exhibit is a display of her continued dedication to the creative process and the greater Spokane art community, through Friday, with a closing reception Friday from 5-6 p.m. in Lied Center. Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Whitworth University, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. (509) 777-3258.

Chase Gallery “Birds in Art,” groups exhibition with birds as subject matter, through Jan. 6. Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Monday evenings during City Council meetings. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050.

Clearstory Gallery “Worth Fighting,” works by Jim Van Gundy, through Feb. 15. Weekdays 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and during services. Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 499-2678.

Eastern Washington University Gallery of Art “Please Do Not Touch,” an exhibition of artwork by EWU art and design faculty, through Jan. 17. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 140 Art Building, Cheney. (509) 359-2494.

Gonzaga University “Battles, Balderdash & Beauty,” an exhibit of popular sheet music from the Wildin Collection, donated to Gonzaga University recently by Howard W. Wildin, through Dec. 3. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. and Saturdays-Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.Foley Center Library, Rare Book Reading Room, third floor, 502 E. Boone Ave. (509) 313-3847.

Interplayers Paintings by Isola L. Olson and photography by Anthony Boccaccio, through Nov. 21, during box office hours. 174 S. Howard St. (509) 455-7529.

Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center Wood & Watercolor Show, featuring works in the medium of both wood and watercolor, through today. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 405 N. William St., Post Falls. (208) 457-8950.

Jundt Art Museum, Gonzaga University “Magic of the Objects,” survey of Leslie LePere’s past 50 years with examples of the Harrington, Wash., resident as artist, illustrator and designer, through Dec. 20. Also: “American Prints from the Permanent Collection,” features the work of many influential 19th and 20th century American artists. Highlighting a wide array of printmaking media, including etchings, lithographs, woodcuts and screen prints. Works by Romare Bearden, George Bellows, Chuck Close, Richard Diebenkorn, Janet Fish, Wanda Gag, Childe Hassam, Winslow Homer, Jasper Johns, Jacob Lawrence, John Marin, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith and James Abbott McNeill Whistler, through Saturday. Museum hours are Mondays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.. Gonzaga University. Free. (509) 313-6613.

Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture “SPO-Ma: Spokane Modern Architecture 1948-73,” when a small group of modern architects began practicing in Spokane in the late 1940s, they changed more than the city’s skyline. They ushered in a period of creativity the likes of which this region had never before seen; through Sunday. Also: “Lasting Heritage,” using personal stories and humanmade objects to articulate the spiritual and visceral links between ancient people, modern tribal people and their lands; continues through 2014. Also: Exhibit of artwork for annual art auction. Preview works through Nov. 8. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The auction will take place Nov. 9, 5 p.m. at The Davenport Hotel. 2316 W. First Ave. 2316 W. First Ave. $7/adults, $5/seniors and students with ID, free/age 5 and younger. (509) 456-3931.

Spokane Art School “Still Vertical,” all new work from Harold Balazs and Mel McCuddin, through Nov. 16. All proceeds will benefit the Spokane Art School 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-3001.

Spokane Falls Community College “Bordering the Surreal: Three Photographic Series,” photography series by seven photographers (Jim Stone, David Graham, Carl Richardson, Conner Allen, Alex Hansen, Katelynne Wagner, Eva Kaiser, through Nov. 22. Mondays-Fridays, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. (509) 533-3746.

William Grant Gallery Spokane Watercolor Society Regional Juried Show with water media works by regional artists, through Nov. 29. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., closed Sundays. 820 W. Francis Ave. (509) 466-4069.

North Idaho

Art Spirit Gallery Enamels and metal sculpture, along with egg tempera iconography paintings by Allen and Mary Dee Dodge, through Saturday. Open daily 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006.

Moscow Food Co-Op Watercolors by Ron Seiler, through Wednesday. Deli Gallery, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. (208) 882-8537.

North Idaho College “Castings & Wrappings,” artwork created through a process termed “paintskin,” manipulating fluid paint on glass creating films of textured colors, by Robert Kraut, through Friday. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Corner Gallery, Boswell Hall, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 769-3276.

Prichard Gallery “Comic Art Indigene” looks at how storytelling has been used through comics and comic-inspired art to express the contemporary Native American experience, through Dec. 1. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. University of Idaho, 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586.


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