Stories tagged: Art
Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 5:35 p.m.
A New York prison artist who never played golf but became known for drawings of lush courses he could only imagine was set free Wednesday after authorities agreed that another …
Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 8:58 a.m.
The talk marks the opening reception of “Ben Frank Moss: The Whitworth Collection.”
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 16, 2018, 9:42 p.m.
Patrons, participants take one last trip to fairgrounds as Spokane County Interstate Fair winds down
A novice blacksmith holds a thin steel bar over a bed of hot, refined coals. With heat and force, hammer, chisel and vise, the metal could be many things: rustic …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 3:42 p.m.
A statue of a terrified, wide-eyed schoolgirl crouched beneathe a desk – an image meant as a stark reminder of ongoing school gun violence – was unveiled at the Shadle/Spokane …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 4 p.m.
The granddaughter of a Jewish art collector whose paintings were stolen by the Nazis had a family reunion with one of the works on Wednesday after almost eight decades, an …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 10:51 a.m.
The new traveling show, secured by the Jundt with the help of a grant by Spokane Arts, is being offered by the Cantor Foundation as part of last year’s activities …
Fri., Sept. 7, 2018, 2:45 a.m.
One of the positive side effects cited by cannabis advocates is heightened creativity.
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 1 p.m.
Artist Ben Joyce eyes an expanded presence in downtown with plans for new studio.
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 9:56 a.m.
The wood carver and painter is currently battling stage four terminal liver cancer, and a group called Spokane Outlaw Artists is hosting an auction and fundraiser to benefit Chiappetta and …
Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 8:53 a.m.
Chiappetta is currently battling stage four terminal liver cancer.
Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
The annual art festival takes place Friday through Sunday at North Idaho College.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
August’s First Friday highlights include Jim Bauer at Avenue West, Louise and Chemyn Kodis at Fellow Coworking and Haley Waddington at Marmot.
Thu., July 26, 2018, 2:03 p.m.
Born and raised in Spokane, Mel McCuddin is a testament to the caliber of art the city has to offer. The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture is paying homage …
Thu., July 26, 2018, 5 a.m.
This fall, vibrantly painted giant hearts will begin to appear on the streets of downtown Spokane as part of a community art project headed up by Ronald McDonald House Charities …
UPDATED: Sat., July 21, 2018, 8:33 p.m.
Sister Paula Turnbull, the creative force behind many of Spokane’s best-known and best-loved art installations – including the iconic Garbage Goat of Riverfront Park – has died. She was 97.
UPDATED: Thu., July 5, 2018, 2:07 p.m.
Head out for July’s First Friday gallery walk, taking place in downtown and beyond.
Sun., June 24, 2018, 12:15 p.m.
Venezuela’s currency has become virtually worthless, making it better used to turn colorful bolivar bills into a purse than to spend them on a purse – or anything else.
Fri., June 22, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
For four interactive artists knee-deep in their summer residencies at Laboratory Spokane, local explorations are an entirely different matter. These artists’ inner journeys take them to unexpected places, with the …
Wed., June 20, 2018, 6 a.m.
Alice and Chuck Harmon are preparing to add to the mix with a selection of new paintings to be presented today at their joint gallery opening, “The Moon in June …
Sat., June 16, 2018, 7:20 p.m.
An illustration by Antoine de Saint-Exupery showing a likeness of his renowned little prince atop a globe, adorning an anguished love letter, has sold at auction for $289,460.
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.