Stories tagged: visual arts
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.
UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018, 4:34 p.m.
Hilary Hart couldn’t understand why a Muslim woman would willingly wear a hijab in Spokane – a city with seemingly limited diversity. So she called up the area’s only mosque …
Thu., Feb. 1, 2018, 4 p.m.
Second annual arts event is tied to Black History Month and the annual Winter Visual Arts Tour.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017, 4:30 p.m.
Fall is the perfect time to take a brisk walk and hit First Friday’s art show openings.
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 …
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017, 4:46 p.m.
Beloved local artist, who has done work for bands, credit unions and friends, is fighting cancer. A show in Coeur d’Alene will feature works by Patterson and her friends, with …
Sun., March 26, 2017
Dan McCann’s works of art are curated collections of sorts. He assembles objects for display, placing them inside shadow boxes that he encloses with glass fronts. Inside the boxes are …
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.
UPDATED: Thu., March 2, 2017, 2:06 p.m.
Darke’s “In Passing” takes place on the virtual street corners of the real Spokane, specifically the block around the Ridpath Hotel. Viewers who don Laboratory’s vitural reality headsets can see …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 16, 2017, 9:33 a.m.
Border walls and immigration bans were merely campaign slogans when Spokane artist Michael Dinning first started constructing his sculptural wall painting “Fence” last year. The finished piece now hangs at …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 3:51 p.m.
Launching an art show exploring the “sacred feminine” has rarely seemed more relevant, say several local artists taking part in the second annual exhibition by the Goddess Art Series Project, …
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: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 4:31 p.m.
The paintings look like illustrations for a children’s book. And as Ric Gendron painted, his grandchildren were sitting around him, telling stories about what they thought he was painting. No …
Thu., Feb. 2, 2017, 1 p.m.
Where to check out the art on Spokane’s annual Winter Visual Arts Tour
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017, 7 a.m.
The exhibit will be part of citywide collaboration, “SATURATE,” organized by the nonprofit Spokane Arts. SATURATE seeks to shine a spotlight on Spokane’s diverse, yet under-recognized, artists of color during …
Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 2:39 p.m.
Cheney gallery’s unusual round space will be filled as Jenene Nagy creates the installation called “scablands.”
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 11 a.m.
“Thoughts of Spring,” a new group show at Avenue West Gallery, is among the new art shows opening this weekend.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 11 a.m.
Spokane artist Sheila Evans finds inspiration in nature, even when surrounded by highrises and highways. When visiting Chicago a couple of summers ago for an art show, she ducked behind …
Fri., Dec. 30, 2016
“Cup of Joy” is a national invitational exhibit of artisan-made ceramic cup forms, one-of-a-kind interpretations by 30 ceramic artists shipped for exhibit from throughout the United States. Over 125 functional …
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 8:30 a.m.
Since 2001, Spokane hosted family friendly fun in downtown on New Year’s Eve. This year is no different.
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. 1, 2016, 4 p.m.
Photographers Bill and Kathy Kostelec have spent the past year exploring, physically and artistically. This weekend they will share their new perspectives (and selected older works) with a three-day exhibit …
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., Dec. 1, 2016, 11:30 a.m.
The co-founders of Terrain are hosting Rally, a community art response to the presidential election.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, noon
Packed into the space are more than 70 pencil drawings, ink sketches, oil paintings, pastels and tattered journals by the late artist who taught at Whitworth for more than 20 …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 10 a.m.
The public is invited to peruse 200 plus watercolors painted by longtime Spokane artist/teacher Jack Rogers.
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 9:53 a.m.
Chris Bovey will exhibit 30 Spokane-centric pieces from his Vintage Prints collection at the MAC. From the Davenport and The Spokesman-Review building to the garbage-eating goat and Dick’s Hamburgers, the …
Sat., Nov. 5, 2016
The creators of a public art installation damaged by tides and high winds at a beach in Alaska’s largest city have returned with 43 statues that survived and have been …
Fri., Nov. 4, 2016, 8 a.m.
To inspire local audiences, and maybe even rectify a few false impressions, nationally known artist and art professor James Bailey will travel to Spokane next week from the University of …
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.