April 18, 2014 in Features



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Eastern Washington

Avenue West Gallery “The Kimono Story,” works in fine threads of all fibers, including silver and gold, by needlepoint creator Lee Mcleron, during April. 707 W. Main Ave., Suite B11. (509) 838-4999.

Bank Left Gallery “Interpretations of Light,” blending antiques and modern materials to create unique forms, functions and lighting by Heidi Kite. 100 S. Bridge St., Palouse. (509) 878-8425.

Bozzi Collection Gallery Regional landscape acrylic paintings by Natalie Stewart-Utley. Also, displaying works by Richard Warrington, Tom Quinn, Melissa Cole, Rick Davis, Ginger Oakes, Ildiko Kalapacs, Elsie Stewart, Melinda Melvin, James Rea, Steven A. Scroggins, Edward W. Gilmore, Sheri Ritchie, Robert Kraut, Joy Mizzoni, Adam Scoggin, Ed Tyler, William Hagy, Alice Beckstrom and Sue Luce. 211 N. Wall St., Suite 226 (old City Hall Building). (509) 290-5604.

Brick Wall Gallery “The Photogs: Redux,” annual display by a group of local photographic artists. 530 W. Main Ave. (509) 928-7721.

Chase Gallery “Very Carefully,” group exhibition by four artists who pay attention to craftsmanship and detail with work including woodcarving, metal assemblage, painting and mosaic, with reception Friday, 5-8 p.m. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050.

Clearstory Art Gallery “Intersections and Crossings,” photography by Kathy Hastings. Life Center Foursquare Church, 1202 N. Government Way. (509) 499-2678.

Colfax Library Watercolors by Rob Smith. 102 S. Main St., Colfax. (509) 397-4366.

Dahmen Barn “Here Comes the Sun,” a reflection of art and music for spring. 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. (509) 229-3414.

Ink to Media “Art for Art’s Sake,” works by Hiromi Okumura, Mariah Boyle and Jonathan Seth Matteson. 523 N. Pines Road, Spokane Valley. (509) 863-9125.

Jundt Art Museum, Gonzaga University “Legacy of the Kiln,” works of Terry Gieber and his former students. Also: Senior Thesis Art Exhibition, highlighting the work of GU’s graduating seniors including David Ernst, Rachel Palmer and Michelle Stocking. Closed Friday through Monday. 502 E. Boone Ave. (509) 313-6613.

Kolva-Sullivan Gallery “Twisted Details” by Robert Kraut, who works with acrylic polymers creating sheets of textured colorful skins of paint, and collages of images from 1950 magazines by Robin Dare. 115 S. Adams St., Suite A. (509) 458-5517.

Kress Gallery “Ink Flow – Suminagashi,” Sumi-e painting (Asian-style watercolor) and calligraphy art by Olivia Waterman and Keiko Von Holt, Saturday through April 30, with reception Saturday, noon-4 p.m. River Park Square, 808 W. Main Ave., level three, behind food court. (509) 363-5317.

Liberty Building “Healing Waters: Tying Art to Nature,” more than a dozen artists in various mediums ranging from large abstract paintings to intimate clay sculptures. 203 N. Washington St. (509) 768-1268.

Manic Moon Studio “Fantasy, Folklore & Fairy Tales,” works by Annie Libertini and Vicky Cavin and illuminated paintings by Chantelle Flint and photography by Lancer Roethle, Sunday through May 10. (509) 413-9101.

Mead High School Artwork by first- through 12th-graders from the Mead School District will be on display. Professional artists including Jill Smith, Jo Fyfe, Nicholas Sironka and John Blessent will exhibit and sell artwork during the event. All proceeds will benefit Mead School District art programs. Saturday, noon. 302 W. Hastings Road. $15/family, $5/adults, $2/grades 7-12, free/grades 6 and younger. (509) 720-9163.

North Spokane Library “Hope in Hard Times: Washington During the Great Depression.” Spokane County Library District is hosting this traveling exhibit curated by Humanities Washington, through June. 44 E. Hawthorne Road. (509) 893-8350.

Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture “100 Stories”: Exhibit demonstrates the MAC’s role in maintaining, preserving and interpreting the region through themes of the American West. Throughout its two-year run, special programming will augment the “100 Stories,” including art and traditional craft demonstrations, living history programs, films and lectures. 2316 W. First Ave. $10/adults, $7.50/seniors, $5/students w/ID. (509) 363-5344.

Pacific Flyway Gallery “Spring into Art,” featuring bird and garden scenes by Terry Isaac, as well as works by many local artists, with reception 5-8 p.m. Thursday. 409 S. Dishman-Mica Road, Spokane Valley. (509) 747-0812.

Pottery Place Plus “Twice the Beauty,” works by Nora Eger and Leslie Ahrens. 203 N. Washington St. (509) 327-6920.

River Park Square Visual display featuring T-shirts designed and decorated by survivors of sexual assault to draw attention to Sexual Assault Awareness Month. 808 W. Main Ave. (509) 363-0304.

Saranac Art Projects “(pseudoscience), Unification, or The Existence of Everything,” series of drawings that explore the intersection of scientific inquiry and intuitive thought, by Nancy Hathaway; and “Fresh,” faculty invitational highlighting the 2013-14 arts instructors from the region’s colleges, through April 25. 25 W. Main Ave. (509) 363-5325.

Spokane Falls Community College “Ring of Fire,” installation by SuttonBeresCuller, a group of Seattle-based artists. 3410 W. Fort George Wright Drive. (509) 533-3746.

Spokane Law Enforcement Museum Artifacts, photos, portraits, badges, uniforms and other police mementos. Museum accepts donations of police memorabilia, as well as monetary donations. 1201 W. First Ave. (509) 625-3352.

Tinman Gallery “Eighty Degrees and a Slight Breeze,” tropically inspired paintings by Katie Staib. 811 W Garland Ave. (509)325-1500.

Trackside Studio “Look Back,” ceramic works of local art professors Mardis Nenno and Terry Gieber. 115 S. Adams St. (509) 981-9916.

Vino! Wine Shop “Time for a Little Whimsy,” watercolors by Judy McMillan. 222 S. Washington St. (509) 838-1229.

WSU Museum of Art Master of Fine Art Thesis Exhibition. Wilson Road, Pullman. (509) 335-1910.

North Idaho

Art Spirit Gallery New works by 13 gallery artists. 415 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. (208) 765-6006.

Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center “Art in Love” group show, through May 9, with reception Friday, 5-7 p.m. 405 N. William St., Post Falls. (208) 457-8950.

Moscow Food Co-Op Works inspired by nature, cityscapes, birds and trees using oil paints and palette knives by Carolyn Doe. Deli Gallery, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. (208) 882-8537.

Museum of North Idaho “Power to the Farm” explores how Kootenai Electric Cooperative brought electricity to North Idaho’s rural areas. 115 Northwest Blvd., Coeur d’Alene. $3/adults, $1/children, $7/family. (208) 664-3448.

NIC Corner Gallery NIC Student Art Show. North Idaho College, Boswell Hall, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene.

Pend Oreille Arts Council The show features 10 local masters whose work has achieved national and international recognition. Also: Works by the six artists of the newly-formed River Bend Artists Guild and works by elementary schoolchildren in the Kaleidoscope Art Program, through June 6, with reception Friday, 5:30-8 p.m. Panhandle Bank Building, Sandpoint. (208) 265-4755.

Prichard Gallery MFA Thesis Exhibit, presented by Eric Demattos, Jacob Commodore, Jeff Hutchison, Martin Nyarko and Lina Zhao. University of Idaho, 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. (208) 885-3586.

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