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.
Avenue West Gallery “My Heritage: The Fine Art of Metal and Wood,” sculptures by Scott Dillon during September. 707 W. Main Ave., Suite B11. (509) 838-4999.
Bank Left Gallery Small works by talented women of the Palouse region who have dedicated their talents to art, education and humanitarian causes through eclectic mediums and interpretations of art. 100 S. Bridge St., Palouse. (509) 878-8425.
Brick Wall Gallery “Rustscapes,” abstract series of color photographs by Allan Bruce Zee. 530 W. Main Ave. (509) 928-7721.
Chase Gallery All-media juried show, with exhibition of regional art works selected by Meg Schiffler. 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 Library 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, Gonzaga University “American Prints from the Permanent Collection,” features the work of influential 19th and 20th century American artists. Also: “Drawn to the Wall V,” an invitational exhibition featuring the drawing installations of Margot Casstevens, Elaine Green, Kurt Madison, Roger Ralston and Carl Richardson, through Oct. 9, with free public walk-through with the artists today 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, and Sept.21 and Oct. 5 and 12. 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. Also: “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. 2316 W. First Ave. $7/adults, $5/seniors and students with ID, free/age 5 and younger. (509) 456-3931.
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. Whitworth University, Lied Center for the Visual Arts, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. (509) 777-3258.
Pacific Flyway Gallery Preview of works featured in the Spokane Valley Arts Council seventh annual Artists Showcase Benefit Auction. The auction will be Sept. 28 at 5 p.m. at CenterPlace. 409 S. Dishman-Mica Road, Spokane Valley. (509) 747-0812.
Pottery Place Plus “Richness All Around,” Dennis Smith works in a variety of mediums (oil, watercolor, acrylic, scratchboard and pottery. 203 N. Washington St. (509) 327-6920.
Reflections Kaffee Haus Watercolor paintings by Joy Gruenewald, presented by River Ridge Association of Fine Arts. 618 W. Riverside Ave., Suite 200 (skywalk level). (509) 456-2323.
Saranac Art Projects “Flesh,” works explore what happens when the vehicle – the body – becomes the focal point of an exploration of flesh, by Margot Casstevens and Carrie Scozzaro. 25 W. Main Ave. (509) 363-5325.
South Perry Pizza Watercolors by Pennie Woods, featuring a variety of subjects and accent pieces, through Wednesday. 1011 S. Perry St. (509) 290-6047.
Spokane Art School “Rabbity Interlude,” works by Tresia Oosting inspired by a a recent visit to Scotland. 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 of police memorabilia as well as donations. $5/adults, $4/seniors and military, $3/students, $2/age 12 and younger. (509) 625-3352.
Town and Country Studio Tour Saturday-Sunday. 10th annual self-guided tour visiting 49 artists in eight Spokane studios – four on the North Side and four on the South Hill, with each studio hosting 5-8 artists. Hours are Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Visit www.studioarttour.com for map and artist and studio information. Free. (509) 466-1203.
WSU Museum of Art 2013 Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition includes a wide variety of works from the artists who provide inspiration to WSU students. Fine Arts Center on Wilson Road, south of Martin Stadium, Pullman. (509) 335-1910.
Moscow Food Co-Op Works by Julene Ewert using common materials in surprising new ways, today through Oct. 9, with reception today, 5-6:30 p.m. Deli Gallery, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. (208) 882-8537.
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, through Wednesday. Moscow City Hall, second and third floors, 206 E. Third St., Moscow. (208) 883-7036.
University of Idaho 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.