1900 - “a reinventer,” works giving voice and form to the beauty of invention by Jim Oxford, Danny Hill and Collista Krebs, Friday, 5-9 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 114 W. Pacific Ave. (509) 363-3135.
Avenue West Gallery - “Living Near Nature: Paintings Which Capture a Moment of Peace,” works in acrylics and watercolors of the landscape and wildlife of Eastern Washington by Ladd Bjorneby, Friday, 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 907 W. Boone Ave., Suite B. (509) 838-4999.
Barrister Winery - “Abstract Topophilia,” mixed-media paintings by Ben Joyce, Friday, noon-10 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, noon-5 p.m. 1213 W. Railroad Ave. (509) 465-3591.
Chase Gallery - “World on Fire,” paintings by Pauline Haas and her former students from Whitworth University, Friday, 5-8 p.m. 808 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. (509) 625-6050.
Craftsman Cellars - Works by Katie Staib, Friday-Sunday, 2-10 p.m. 1194 W. Summit Parkway (Kendall Yard). (509) 413-2434.
Decorum - “Northwest Pop Culture” by acrylic paintings by Travis Chapman, Friday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. 126 N. Washington St. (509) 340-9830.
Dodson’s Jewelers - “Natural Connections,” mark making and storytelling by acrylics artist by Shelle Lindholm and watercolorist by Sheri Trepina, Friday, 5-8 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. 516 W. Riverside Ave. (509) 624-4163.
Hatch Gallery - River Ridge Association of Fine Arts show, with original works by members and other local artists, Friday, 5-9 p.m. 9612 E. Sprague Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 808-9822.
Hermanas Spokane - “The Art of Serving Others” by Hermanas Spokane, Friday, 5:30-7 p.m. 35 W. Main Ave.
Iron Goat Brewing - “Goat Grrls: Art by the Women of Iron Goat,” art exhibit with enamels and oil paintings by Sheila Evans, mixed media work by Beth “Megabeth” McRae, mixed-media sculpture by Rita Vigil, photos by Sherrece Scott and photography by Heather Brandt, works by Tasha Rogalski Wood, Friday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. 1302 W. Second Ave. (509) 474-0722.
Jundt Art Museum, Gonzaga University - “Roman Myth and Mythmaking,” a special, temporary exhibition examining how the ancient Romans constructed and spread their religious and cultural beliefs as seen through mostly small-scale objects they created and used on a daily basis, Friday, 10 a.m.9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 200 E. Desmet Ave. (509) 313-6613.
Kolva-Sullivan Gallery - Archie Bray Resident Show, a showcase of contemporary ceramic artists from the world-renowned Archie Bray Foundation in Helena, Montana, Friday, 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, noon-4 p.m. 115 S. Adams St., Suite A. (509) 458-5517.
Kress Gallery - Works by Todd Mires, Friday, 5-8 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. River Park Square, 808 W. Main Ave., level three. (509) 363-5317.
LeftBank Wine Bar - Multimedia works of painting, drawing and creating music by Tom Norton, Friday-Saturday, 4-11 p.m. 108 S. Washington St. (509) 315-8623.
Liberty Ciderworks - “A Mini-Retrospective,” artist-made paper with expressive, layered encaustic painting by Wendy Franklund Miller, Friday-Saturday, 4-9 p.m., Sunday, 1-6 p.m. 164 S. Washington St., Suite 300. (509) 321-1893.
Liberty Gallery - Artwork displayed through four stories of historic building by various artists, Friday, 5-10 p.m., Saturday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 402 W. Main Ave. (inside Auntie’s). (509) 385-2369.
Little Dog Art Gallery - “Origins of Fear,” contemporary 2-D and 3-D art of conveying personal interpretation of fears by Megan Holden, Friday, 11 a.m.-9 p.m., Saturday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. 903 1/2 W. Garland Ave. (509) 315-7900.
Lucky Leaf Co. - “Until I See You Again,” acrylic paintings with oversized florals by Audreana Camm, 5-9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 9 a.m.-11 p.m., Sunday, 9 a.m.-10 p.m. 1111 W. First Ave.
Marmot Art Space - Inlander’s Annual Manual Photo Exhibition, by local photographers, Friday, 4:30-9:30 p.m., Saturday, 5-9 p.m. 1206 W. Summit Parkway. (509) 270-5804.
Missing Piece Tattoo - “Brony,” an inebriated depiction of the subculture known as Brony, Friday-Saturday, noon-8 p.m. 410 W. Sprague Ave. (509) 624-2467.
Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture - “Lost Egypt: Ancient Secrets, Modern Science,” nationally touring exhibit using hands-on interactive activities, authentic artifacts and guidance from archaeologists, showing how modern science and technology can reveal the mysteries of ancient Egypt, its culture and its people. Includes a 2,300-year-old female mummy. Friday-Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Also: Spokane Watercolor Society Exhibition, Friday, 5-9 p.m. 2316 W. First Ave. (509) 456-3931.
Pottery Place Plus - “Pics/Poems/Pinions,” photography blended with poetic quotes by Neil Clemons and leather bracelets by Joanne Wissink, Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Sunday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. 203 N. Washington St. (509) 327-6920.
Richmond Art Collective - “Rac-on-Teur: Richmond Art Collective Group Show,” showcasing new work by members in celebration of October Arts Month. A multidisciplinary 2-D exhibit, featuring Chris Bolduc, Don and Julia Derosier, Michaelanne Foster and Mallory Ware, Friday, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. 228 W. Sprague Ave., second floor. (509) 499-4739.
Saranac Art Projects - “Four Plus One,” drawings, collage and objects by Bradd Skubinna; “Blanket Statements,” Ann Porter, Casey Page and Megan Atwood Cherry, a mother and two daughters, use fiber art processes and unexpected materials to reveal the job of family heirlooms and the inherent obligation of them, Friday, 5-9 p.m., Saturday, noon-8 p.m. 25 W. Main Ave. (509) 954-5458.
Spokane Art School - “The City is My Canvas,” an exhibit showing an inside look at how moving art into public spaces removes the hurtles to everybody’s enjoyment of art, by Todd and Cain Benson, Tiffany Patterson and Ellen Picken, Friday, 5-9 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 809 W. Garland Ave. (509) 325-3001.
Spokane Public Library - Downtown - “Creative Class,” featuring the work of teaching artists from Mead, Cheney, Lewis and Clark, Mt. Spokane, Rogers, Ferris, North Central and University High Schools. Each instructor has invited a student to exhibit an artwork alongside their own, Friday, 5-8 p.m. 906 W. Main Ave. (509) 444-5336.
Steam Plant - “Steam Punk at Steam Plant,” Victorian, sci-fi, hardware, jewelry, gadgetry, steam-powered fantastical and more, Friday-Saturday, 3-8 p.m. 159 S. Lincoln St. (509) 777-3900.
The Observatory - “Life Cycle Series,” movement and interplay of passing moments as we mark cycles and seasons of our lives with calendars, clocks, births and deaths, by Steven A. Scroggins, Friday-Sunday, 3 p.m.-2 a.m. 15 S. Howard St. (509) 598-8933.
Trackside Studio - “Kiln Works,” ceramics, stoneware and porcelain forms by Chris Kelsey, Mark Moore and Gina Freuen, Friday, 5-9 p.m., Saturday, noon-4 p.m. 115 S. Adams St. (509) 863-9904.
Whitworth University - Narrative oil/mixed media figure paintings and drawings embracing issues of multiculturalism and identity by Leslie Barlow, Friday, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Lied Center for the Visual Arts, 300 W. Hawthorne Road. (509) 777-1000.
Window Dressing - Storefront program that fills vacant buildings and unused spaces with short-term art installations, pop-up events and creative enterprise. Sidewalk viewing only. Friday-Sunday. Downtown locations include: 501 W. First Ave., 515 W. First Ave., 1011 W. First Ave., 808 W. Main Ave., Suite 261, 818 W. Riverside Ave. (only visible at night), 606 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. and 1916 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 979-8945.