Artisans at Dahmen Barn “Elements: Water, Earth, Wind and Fire,” quilt exhibit by the Palouse Patchers Quilt Club. 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. (509) 229-3414.
Bank Left Gallery Celebrate this group of women of the Palouse region who have dedicated their talents to art, education and humanitarian causes through eclectic mediums and interpretations. This exhibit will showcase 32 small works; the opening reception with the artists is Saturday, 1-3 p.m., followed by an artist dinner from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Runs Saturday through Oct. 5. 100 S. Bridge St., Palouse. (509) 878-8425.
Chase Gallery All Media Juried Show, with exhibition of regional art works selected by Meg Schiffler. Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Monday evenings during City Council meetings. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050.
Clearstory Art Gallery “Fail Out Loud,” artwork by Jeff Houston, Brittney Lyons, Scott Nicks, Jesse Pierpoint. Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 499-2678.
Downtown Spokane Library Photographic exhibit celebrates the engineering feats of dams in the Inland Northwest. Come see historical images of settlers and farmers harnessing one of our region’s greatest assets: the river. 906 W. Main Ave. Free. (509) 444-5338.
Gonzaga University “Battles, Balderdash & Beauty,” an exhibit of popular sheet music from the Wildin Collection, donated to Gonzaga University recently by Howard W. Wildin. Foley Center Library, Rare Book Reading Room, third flood, 502 E. Boone Ave. Free. (509) 313-3847.
Jundt Art Museum “Drawn to the Wall V,” an invitational exhibition featuring the drawing installations of Margot Casstevens, Elaine Green, Kurt Madison, Roger Ralston and Carl Richardson, today through Oct. 9, with reception Thursday, 6-8 p.m. and free public walk-through with the artists Sept. 13 at 10:30 a.m. Free 28-minute video, “Jim Dine: A Self Portrait on the Walls,” will be shown at 1 and 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 14 and 21 and Oct. 5 and 12. Also: “American Prints from the Permanent Collection,” features the work of many influential 19th- and 20th-century American artists, including 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. 502 E. Boone Ave. Gonzaga University. Free. (509) 313-6613.
Old Hotel Art Gallery Handmade rugs, shawls, scarves and jackets by weaver Linda Kubik. 33 E. Larch St., Othello. (509) 488-5936.
South Perry Pizza Watercolors by Pennie Woods. 1011 S. Perry St. (509) 290-6047.
Spokane Art School “Rabbity Interlude,” works by Tresia Oosting inspired by a recent visit to Scotland, today through Sept. 28, with reception today, 6-8 p.m. Proceeds benefit the Spokane Art School. 811 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-1500.
Spokane Law Enforcement Museum Artifacts, photos, portraits, badges, uniforms and other police mementos. Museum accepts donations. $5/adults, $4/seniors and military, $3/students, $2/age 12 and younger. (509) 625-3352.
WSU Museum of Art 2013 Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition includes a wide variety of works from the artists who provide inspiration to Washington State University students. Fine Arts Center on Wilson Road, south of Martin Stadium, Pullman. (509) 335-1910.
Art Spirit Gallery Oil paintings on constructed and carved wood by Robert Grimes, through Saturday. Open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006.
Coeur d’Alene Artists Studio Tour “Get a Glimpse Into the Creative Process.” Presented by Coeur d’Alene Arts & Culture Alliance. Driving tour of artist studios in the greater Coeur d’Alene area. There will be 17 artists working in seven studios. Start your tour at the Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce Visitors Center at 105 N. First St. in downtown Coeur d’Alene, or purchase your tickets at any of the studios on the tour. Presented by the Coeur d’Alene Arts & Culture Alliance. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. (208) 292-1629.
Museum of North Idaho “Shaping the Handle: Idaho Territory 1863-1890,” explores what was happening in the Idaho Panhandle during those early years: Westward expansion, the new gold mining district, the “discovered” people already here (the Coeur d’Alene Tribe), steamboats on the lake, railroad construction, stage lines and more. 115 Northwest Blvd., Coeur d’Alene. $3/adults, $1/ages 6-16, free/age 5 and younger. Free parking pass may be requested at desk. (208) 664-3448.
Third Street Gallery “Moscow Loves Its Farmers Market,” featuring vendor portraits by Alison Meyer. Moscow City Hall, second and third floors, 206 E. Third St., Moscow. (208) 883-7036.
University of Idaho Library Traveling display of handmade books created by artists from Idaho and other U.S. locations, the United Kingdom, Germany and the Netherlands. 709 Deakin Ave., Moscow. (208) 885-6111.
UI Prichard Gallery “Definition of Place: 1950-2012,” paintings by Robert S. Neuman. University of Idaho, 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586.
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