Stories tagged: northwest museum of arts and culture
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 7, 2019, 9:35 a.m.
America’s illustrator: Norman Rockwell exhibit – with paintings, posters and magazine covers – opens at the MAC
The gawky New England artist Norman Rockwell charmed millions of Americans for nearly 50 years as the Saturday Evening Post’s most beloved cover illustrator and chronicler of small-town life. At …
UPDATED: Mon., July 8, 2019, 11:27 a.m.
A new exhibit at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture examines the real-world origins of mythical creatures, past and present.
Thu., June 27, 2019, 3 p.m.
“Spokane Silver Celebration,” which was supported by a Spokane Arts Grant Award, opened June 20 and continues through Aug. 4.
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019, 4:16 p.m.
Having smashed glass, dripped wax, and assembled found objects and images, these artists inspire with their creative explorations.
UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 9:57 p.m.
Palm Court Grill inside the Davenport is offering a five-course dinner, hotel and ticket package through June 23 in celebration of artist Dale Chihuly’s glass exhibit at Northwest Museum of …
Sun., June 2, 2019, 1 a.m.
Balancing act: Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture leadership strives to emphasize ‘art’ and ‘culture’
The first time Freya Liggett noticed a job opening at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, she let it pass on by. Not only was she enjoying her role …
Thu., May 30, 2019, 2:25 p.m.
MAC ArtFest, Friday through Sunday at Coeur d’Alene Park in Browne’s Addition, is celebrating its 34th year.
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.