Stories tagged: Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
Sun., May 5, 2019
Spend Mother’s Day checking out five glorious Spokane homes. This year’s tour includes homes in a range of architectural styles.
Thu., April 25, 2019, 5:01 a.m.
The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture will host a historical “Ghost Signs” walking tour of Browne’s Addition and the west end of downtown Spokane on Saturday.
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019, 4:18 p.m.
Dr. Nadine Fabbi was going to speak about the Inuit in Canada and the late Canadian artist/author/filmmaker James Houston, who helped introduce the world to Inuit art.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 10:45 p.m.
Seattle Mayor Ole Hanson issued an ultimatum to the nearly 60,000 workers who were engaged in the Seattle General Strike.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 11 a.m.
Saturday night, commemorating 50 years since the closing of Natatorium Park, the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture is hosting a 1930s and ’40s themed party to help locals remember …
Tue., Aug. 21, 2018
State auditor finds some accounting problems at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, but improvement over a 2016 examination.
Sun., June 10, 2018, 6 a.m.
The show, consisting of 80 images by Curtis, 40 historical artifacts from the MAC’s collection and 10 recordings Curtis made of Native American songs, will run from Saturday through Sept. …
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 10:09 a.m.
A captivating white, arcing sculpture fills the center of the room, abstract shapes reminiscent of lanterns cover the ceiling, one wall is dotted with three-dimensional koi, the wall running parallel …
UPDATED: Wed., June 6, 2018, 1:28 p.m.
“Sayaka Ganz: Reclaimed Creations” opens at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture on Saturday and runs through Aug. 26.
Sun., May 6, 2018, noon
The museum tour page calls the event, now in its 29th year, one of Spokane’s great traditions and a cornerstone of Mother’s Day weekend.
Fri., Oct. 13, 2017, 6 a.m.
The diversity of watercolor painting itself is taking center stage at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, in a striking show full of bold strokes and intricate line work. …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 3:40 p.m.
A giant wheel of cheese. The Liberty Bell. The Grand freaking Canyon. All have been put to good use in killing ravenous hordes of zombies in the first three seasons …
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017, 1:20 p.m.
The SyFy show has been filmed in and around Spokane since its 2014 debut.
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 5 a.m.
Then, as now, smoke hung in the pines overlooking the young pioneer town beside the Spokane Falls. Area forests were ablaze. People and horses trudged along the dusty streets in …
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 6 p.m.
The 1893 Bluthner grand piano accompanied Hans Moldenhauer from Germany to the U.S. in 1938 and arrived in Spokane the following year when Moldenhauer opened the Spokane Conservatory.
UPDATED: Sat., June 17, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Undead hopefuls stumbled, staggered and strutted their stuff before a panel of casting directors for the hit TV show “Z Nation” on Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., June 16, 2017, 8:34 p.m.
If you’ve ever wanted to shuffle and stumble around Spokane while pretending to be the undead, now’s your chance. The “Z Nation” show is looking for zombie extras for their …
Thu., June 8, 2017, 6 p.m.
Public invited behind-the-scenes of the Spokane-based SyFy series in new exhibit opening at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 10:32 a.m.
Now in its 32nd year, ArtFest is as much of a local institution as the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, which is responsible for putting on the marketplace featuring …
Sun., May 7, 2017, 6 a.m.
This year’s Mother’s Day Tour will give the Spokane region a good look at the finest rock work in the area.
Thu., April 27, 2017, noon
The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture has been a Spokane institution since its beginnings in 1916. To celebrate the centennial milestone, reflecting on the last 100 years while also …
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 2:47 p.m.
A “fire” at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture turned out to be an overheating elevator motor, a spokeswoman said Monday.
Fri., Feb. 10, 2017, 7 a.m.
John Moredo-Burich, director of the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, loves mammoths. “I have an anthropomorphic affinity for them,” he said with a straight face.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 6:23 p.m.
Creatures are coming out of the walls at the MAC to great visitors to the “Titans of the Ice Age” exhibit.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture has hired a new executive director who is expected to take over the helm of the Browne’s Addition institution on March 1.
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 6 a.m.
From draperies to wallcovering, the textiles inside the historic Campbell House are getting an expert analysis for long-term preservation.
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 5:52 p.m.
The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture has named Tim Carney, a retired diplomat and former U.S. ambassador to Sudan and Haiti, as its new interim director. The museum’s board …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 11 a.m.
The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture will capitalize on the house’s natural spookiness by hosting a family-friendly open house Monday for the second year.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 4 p.m.
Mummy of a teenage girl a highlight of ‘Lost Egypt’ exhibit opening this weekend at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture
Annie, a 2,300 year old mummy, is taking up temporary residence at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, where she and her sarcophagus are the highlights of “Lost Egypt: …
Thu., June 23, 2016, 9:50 a.m.
OLYMPIA – The Museum of Arts and Culture’s executive director has “violated multiple state laws and gifted public funds”, an report by the state auditor’s office said this morning.