Stories tagged: arts
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 7, 2019
It’s fall on Green Bluff, and that means freshly picked apples making their way into dumplings at Green Bluff Community United Methodist Church. Seventy-three-year-old singer Merridee Joy McCarthy provided the …
Thu., Sept. 5, 2019
“In September, we will wander through the warm winds of summer’s wreckage,” Henry Rollins once said. But let’s also wander through the galleries, pubs and wineries of downtown Spokane for …
Thu., Aug. 22, 2019
“She just approached everything with the idea that she was going to be as good as she possibly could be, and she stuck with it until she was,” said Leslie …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 8, 2019
Tickets go on sale beginning Aug. 21 through the box office, 211 E. Desmet Ave. and (509) 313-2787.
Sat., July 13, 2019
Spokane Valley Summer Theatre’s production of “The Sound of Music,” which opened Friday night, offers a prime opportunity to revisit this well-loved production on a local stage.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019
Having smashed glass, dripped wax, and assembled found objects and images, these artists inspire with their creative explorations.
Fri., June 14, 2019
Missy Elliott, the creative mastermind who has written hit songs for a number of female acts and created camaraderie among women in the music industry, felt the love back from …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019
“We love West Central and want it to stay quirky, funky, fun and diverse,” said Mardis Nenno, whose pottery studio will be a stop on the tour. “We thought that …
UPDATED: Thu., April 4, 2019
Saturate comes to Chase, Art Spirit crosses the state line for a pop up show at the newly renovated Wonder Building, and Bob Kraut returns to Kolva-Sullivan
Sun., March 31, 2019
Here are highlights of Saturate events and venues during the month of April.
Thu., Jan. 31, 2019
There are more than 35 venues and 200 artists – including actors, poets, filmmakers, painters, photographers, ceramicists, sculptors, fiber artists, and musicians – participating this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
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
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
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
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
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
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 wanted to know where Eastern Washington’s two congressional candidates stood on issues surrounding arts and the humanities. So he asked them.
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 …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 16, 2018
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
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
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
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
The Oregon Supreme Court has upheld the constitutionality of Portland’s art tax.
UPDATED: Thu., June 29, 2017
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
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
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. …