Stories tagged: Art
Thu., June 14, 2018, 1:33 p.m.
The cover art promoting Myesha Callahan Freet’s new exhibit, “You’d Look Better With a Smile,” is equal parts eye-catching and powerful. However, the idea behind the art, and the process …
Thu., May 31, 2018, 5 p.m.
Most artists’ opening receptions are this Friday from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., but the art stays on the walls at venues all month long.
Sat., May 26, 2018, 5 p.m.
The First Inland Northwest Juried Landscape Art Exhibit is part of the museum’s recurring summer series, Close In.
UPDATED: Mon., May 21, 2018, 8:51 a.m.
A new mural – a painting of Jesus, the figure’s face obscured by a mass of pixels – greets Drivers coming westbound on Second Avenue. For the moment, the work’s …
Thu., May 17, 2018, 11:57 a.m.
Artist who created the iconic cover for Tom Robbins’ novel “Still Life With Woodpecker” is holding his first show since 2013 in his hometown of Harrington.
UPDATED: Mon., May 7, 2018, 10:02 p.m.
For WSU fine arts graduate Collin Horner, discarded material like cardboard is more than just landfill.
Sun., April 29, 2018, 3:06 p.m.
It might have been a mix of the unseasonably warm weather and Matthew Egan’s beautiful set design, but walking into Spokane Civic Theatre on Friday to see “Misalliance” truly felt …
UPDATED: Fri., April 27, 2018, 3:01 p.m.
Don’t just sign up the kids in classes to paint or dance. Several spring programs in the region extend educational fun shared by both parent and child. Here are five …
Fri., April 27, 2018, 10:20 a.m.
Almost one year ago, artists Jeffrey Loyd and Christina Deubel rolled their sleeves up to renovate the building that has become the Perry District’s newest art gallery, Tsuga Northwest Arts.
Sun., April 22, 2018, 8 a.m.
Jim Hodges’ ability to infuse emotion into the objects of daily life has brought him international fame in the art world.
UPDATED: Sun., April 15, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Passing through the lobby of the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox on Friday evening, one repeatedly heard people remark, “I can’t wait for the Brahms!” “The Brahms” they referred …
Fri., April 13, 2018, 6 a.m.
The nearly unanimous panel voted Thursday afternoon to begin design and construction of “Step Well,” a public art piece designed by Boston-based artist and architect J. Meejin Yoon. The final …
Thu., April 12, 2018, 2 p.m.
Second Friday Art Walk returns to downtown Coeur d’Alene after its winter break.
Thu., April 12, 2018, 12:02 p.m.
Our weekly round up of fun to be hand on the cheap in the INW in the next 7 days.
Sat., April 7, 2018
A new museum at Washington State University aims to make art accessible to everyone, in accordance with the wishes of its namesake, Jordan Schnitzer.
Wed., April 4, 2018, 2 p.m.
This week’s art walk on Friday beckons with an evening full of creative expressions.
Sun., April 1, 2018, 5:30 a.m.
The full Spokane Park Board will vote later this month on a design and location for “Step Well,” architect and artist J. Meejin Yoon’s sculpture for Riverfront Park. The MIT …
Fri., March 30, 2018, 8 a.m.
Megan Perkins, 30, will whip out her pens and paints to sketch just about anything. Lately Perkins has been paying a lot of attention to the world of Spokane, which …
Sun., March 18, 2018
Sister Paula, now 96, first became a break-out Spokane arts star nearly 45 years ago when the city hosted Expo ’74. She was the metal-sculpting artist/nun who created the Garbage …
UPDATED: Mon., March 12, 2018, 5:10 p.m.
Although he creates in many forms, local artist Jason Borders partially works in one heady medium: skulls.
Thu., March 8, 2018, 5 a.m.
Anthony Stevenson said he should have been able to display artwork from former Spokane NAACP president Rachel Dolezal during a Black History Month exhibition at the downtown library. Library officials …
Fri., March 2, 2018
Spokane artist Ildikó Kalapács insists that her new show, a mixed-media art exhibition on refugees with participation of refugees, is not “political.” If anyone does try to politicize the issue …
Thu., March 1, 2018, 1:27 p.m.
Montgomery, a noted plein air painter who spends a lot of time creating art in the Dishman Hills, will donate 20 percent of painting sales during the March exhibit to …
Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 1 a.m.
Artist Michelle Lopez is infatuated with collapse and failure. She crushes, wrecks, crumples, bends, wilts, damages and deconstructs materials and imagery to create her sculptures and installations. The results are …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Cold feet can’t stop naked models from parading around New York City.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 11, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
When Helena’s controversial Confederate fountain was removed from Hill Park last summer, there were no plans to install a new monument in its place. A Helena resident is hoping to …
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 4 p.m.
Second annual arts event is tied to Black History Month and the annual Winter Visual Arts Tour.
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 6 p.m.
Fiber artist May Kytonen, 28, did not intend to open her latest show “Close/Divide” during Saturate, the monthlong, citywide effort to focus attention on Spokane’s artists of color. But the …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 17, 2018, 3:08 p.m.
A group that preserves and promotes the work of a deaf, self-taught Idaho artist whose creations appear in museums around the world is fighting an attempt to dismiss its copyright …
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Due to the holidays, this Second Friday is really First Friday. That means there is still time to make good on that resolution to support the arts and contribute to …