Stories tagged: arts
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018
Karen Mobley isn’t that well known to the general public, even though she was a longtime city department head. Her work remains on display all over town, even if it …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 10:55 p.m.
A man suspected of smashing at least one public art sculpture with a stick in downtown Spokane had bond set at $20,000 Thursday.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 7, 2018, 9:40 p.m.
Police arrested a man Wednesday suspected of smashing a third heart sculpture in downtown Spokane, part of an art project meant to raise money for charity.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 6, 2018, 6:03 p.m.
Spokane is heartbroken after vandal knocks over pair of fiberglass sculptures meant to raise funds for charity
While millions across the nation were stirred awake on Election Day ready to partake in civic engagement, Spokane instead woke up to a broken heart. Two, in fact.
Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 1:15 p.m.
Spokane’s galleries, wineries and shops throw open their doors every First Friday to welcome visitors seeking some needed respite.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 9:05 a.m.
The Ronald McDonald House has partnered with STCU to install painted hearts throughout downtown to raise money for the charity.
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018
Former Washington poet laureate Tod Marshall cast a wide net in seeking comment about the importance of arts and humanities in politics and governance. Here is what people had to …
Sun., Oct. 14, 2018
Former Washington poet laureate Tod Marshall wanted to know where Eastern Washington’s two congressional candidates stood on issues surrounding arts and the humanities. So he asked them.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018, 3:59 p.m.
Ryan Dean Tucker had hardly washed all the fake blood off his feet when he started thinking about his next one-man show. There were a few technical difficulties in the …
UPDATED: Mon., July 23, 2018, 10:27 a.m.
The Spokane’s Ballet Arts Academy will become a second home to nine Icelandic dance students for the duration of the intensive period.
Sun., April 1, 2018, noon
Today, Spokane Arts announced its first round of Spokane Arts Grants Awards for the year, with nine local artists or arts organizations receiving a total of $40,150 in aid from …
Sat., Jan. 6, 2018
Reviving the hallmarks of our musical theater heritage is such a widespread practice on the American stage that the mores of bygone ages are going to be dredged up and …
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 6 a.m.
If you’ve admired Ginelle Hustrulid’s soundwave, made from more than 1,200 paint samples located on First Avenue, thank Window Dressing.
Sun., Sept. 24, 2017
If Freuen had her way, everyone would “buy local” for every piece of art displayed on their walls or shelves. Next weekend, in her capacity as co-founder of the Little …
Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 10:16 a.m.
The Oregon Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of Portland’s art tax.
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017, 3:14 p.m.
The New York show, named simply “Chihuly” and which runs until Oct. 29, is the latest in a number of exhibitions he has taken to botanical gardens since 2001. But …
Sun., March 5, 2017, 7 a.m.
Eight winners of the first Spokane Arts Grants Award were selected this week from a field of more than 70 applicants.
Sun., March 5, 2017
Thomas Hampson will headline a concert to mark the 10th anniversary of the Fox Theater restoration.
UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017, 9:59 p.m.
At Barrister Winery on Thursday, Zuill Bailey, distinguished cellist and artistic director of the Northwest Bach Festival, performed in an event that was as much a celebration as a recital. …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
No concerts of the current season of the Spokane Symphony have displayed the power of the orchestra so brilliantly as those that took place this weekend in the Martin Woldson …
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 10:30 a.m.
For the symphony’s Classics concert this weekend, “French Virtuosity - A Tribute to Ravel,” Preu chose to shine the spotlight on renowned French composer Maurice Ravel while also showing his …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 11:34 a.m.
Terrain will mark a major milestone Friday with the opening of a new, permanent, visual arts gallery, featuring the exhibit “Oracular Rooftops” by Brooklyn-based artist Heather Hart.
Sun., Jan. 15, 2017
Workshop on Wednesday designed to teach creatives the tricks to applying for new local arts grants.
Sun., Jan. 1, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Actors Bruce Willis and Demi Moore have donated the Liberty Theatre in downtown Hailey to a local theater company.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 5 p.m.
Take a walk on Spokane’s creative side with your out-of-town guests this year. Get off the couch and give travelers a glimpse of a walkable city teeming with arts and …
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 7:35 a.m.
Bad Santa: Child crushed after not-so-jolly man tells him to ‘lay off the hamburgers and french fries’
Anthony Mayse took a seat on Santa’s lap, looked into his eyes, and told the elderly chimney-hopper exactly what he wants this Christmas: an iPod touch and a drone. But …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 3 p.m.
Debra Garrett, a longtime YWCA supporter, wanted a piece of art to honor people who fall victim to domestic violence. She turned to Ildikó Kalapács to bring her vision to …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 10 a.m.
You’ve stuffed your belly with turkey and dressing. Now it’s time to fill your soul with nourishing art at the seventh annual
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, noon
‘Roman Myth and Mythmaking’ at the Jundt demonstrates how Romans constructed and spread their cultural and religious beliefs through the small objects they used every day.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 10:38 a.m.
The Oregon Shakespeare Festival has received a $5 million donation, the second-largest individual contribution the festival has ever received.