Stories tagged: visual art
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 2:56 p.m.
For a complete list of all the local spots offering art shows to enjoy this evening and for the rest of the month, visit
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018
This holiday season, get your gifts from local makers.
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 5 a.m.
With help from Spokane Arts, local artist Matt Smith completes public mural along the Stevens Street BNSF underpass.
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 4:49 p.m.
The watercolor show is up at the MAC through Nov. 11.
Thu., Oct. 4, 2018, 11:31 a.m.
Two dozen Gendron painting are for sale in an attempt to help the popular artist get back on his feet.
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 …
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 …
Sat., July 21, 2018, 6 p.m.
Kelley O’Brien’s art exhibit “Behold! The Sun Comes Over a Mountain” is a multidisciplinary art experience that explores regional history, geography and nature along the Idaho-Washington border. “I wanted to …
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.
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.
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.
Thu., April 12, 2018, 2 p.m.
Second Friday Art Walk returns to downtown Coeur d’Alene after its winter break.
Wed., April 4, 2018, 2 p.m.
This week’s art walk on Friday beckons with an evening full of creative expressions.
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 …
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 …
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 …
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 …
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018, 1:20 p.m.
“I Did It My Way” opens tonight at the Art Spirit Gallery and runs through Feb. 2. The exhibit will feature more than 130 pieces representing the seven decades of …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 6:48 p.m.
Standing in her garage-turned-studio with soaring ceilings and white walls in Spokane’s Nevada/Lidgerwood area, oil painter Shana Smith conveys ideas rapid-fire, like a machine gun. She hunts for meaningful words …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 31, 2017, 10:02 p.m.
“He is a giant, a titan, and an example to us all.”
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017
Anne-Claire Mitchell saw a need in Spokane for live/work space aimed at encouraging young creatives, so she helped make it happen.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017
It’s December’s First Friday, so kill two turtle doves with one stone tonight by enjoying local art openings while also getting your shopping done.
Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 2:35 p.m.
Do people really enjoy shopping at their desks for mass-produced schlock? Shop local and give the gift of original art. The exercise could do some good for your body (walking!), …
Sat., Sept. 30, 2017
“Making the work is very much about touch, so with this show, I get to sort of share that experience that I have with the viewers,” said participating artist Theresa …
Sat., June 3, 2017, 3 p.m.
The total 2017 grant funding available to be awarded is $85,000, spread across four rounds of grants. The funding comes from the city’s admissions tax, a portion of which is …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Juried show at the Garland District Spokane Art School Gallery features watercolors from 12 top regional artists including Tom Quinn, Joe Guarisco, Karen Mobley and up-and-comer Megan Perkins.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 4:20 p.m.
Caitlin Pickall’s artwork is a communal audio visual experience centered around a blank white table with place settings and chairs beckoning viewers to take a seat. With each seating, a …
Thu., May 4, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Insulated and heated, Charlie Palmer’s studio has become a creative playground for the renowned landscape artist. His passions stretch beyond depicting the distinctive Northwest creeks, waterfalls and riverbanks for which …