Stories tagged: visual arts
UPDATED: Thu., June 20, 2019
Having smashed glass, dripped wax, and assembled found objects and images, these artists inspire with their creative explorations.
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 10, 2019
The Book of Mel: Doug and Sherry Clark, two of Mel McCuddin’s many fans, publish the coffee table book ‘McCuddin: The Inner Eye’
Doug and Sherry Clark collaborate on a new book celebrating their favorite artist: Spokane’s Mel McCuddin.
Thu., Feb. 21, 2019
“We have a host of traveling exhibitions, but this is only the second time we have had an exhibition this large curated out of our permanent collection and sent to …
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019
Here’s a mental-health boosting, local arts-supporting New Year’s Resolution you can feel good about: Attend more First Friday Downtown Arts Walks in 2019.
Thu., Dec. 6, 2018
Knock out that gift list and enrich your spirit at the same time at tonight’s First Friday Art Walk.
Sun., Dec. 2, 2018
Wendy Franklund Miller has been reinventing her art, and herself, for more than 50 years. She has explored painting, paper-making, silkscreen printing, encaustics, photography and now ink drawings. She has …
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., Oct. 18, 2018
Second annual art party will help support the Spokane Art School, which celebrates five decades next month.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018
August’s First Friday highlights include Jim Bauer at Avenue West, Louise and Chemyn Kodis at Fellow Coworking and Haley Waddington at Marmot.
Thu., May 31, 2018
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
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
Second annual arts event is tied to Black History Month and the annual Winter Visual Arts Tour.
Thu., Nov. 2, 2017
Fall is the perfect time to take a brisk walk and hit First Friday’s art show openings.
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 …
UPDATED: Fri., May 12, 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Where to check out the art on Spokane’s annual Winter Visual Arts Tour
Sat., Jan. 28, 2017
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
Cheney gallery’s unusual round space will be filled as Jenene Nagy creates the installation called “scablands.”
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017
“Thoughts of Spring,” a new group show at Avenue West Gallery, is among the new art shows opening this weekend.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017
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
Since 2001, Spokane hosted family friendly fun in downtown on New Year’s Eve. This year is no different.