Matika Wilbur: The Tulalip and Swinomish photographer will speak at 4 p.m. May 17 at the Tacoma Art Museum, which is presenting an inaugural exhibition of Wilbur’s work from Project 562. The exhibition will feature 40 American Indian portraits accompanied by audio narratives from select sitters. Wilbur began her project at Tulalip and has traveled more than 60,000 miles around the Western United States to record the narratives and images for Project 562. Her goal is to photograph people from each of the approximately 562 tribes in the nation. The museum is located at 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. Call 253-272-4258. Read The Herald’s 2012 story about Wilbur at www.heraldnet.com/article/20121125/NEWS01/711259941.
Studio Tour: The 16th annual free Camano Island Studio Tour continues May 17 and 18 throughout the island and in Stanwood. More information is available at www.camanostudiotour.com
Tiffany: Everett Parks &Recreation and Covenant Art Glass offer an exhibit of colorful Tiffany stained-glass lamps from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 19 through 22 at the city’s century-old Van Valey House, 2130 Colby Ave., Everett. A preview night is set for 7 to 9 p.m. May 17 and a reception and awards ceremony from 7 to 9 p.m. May 18. Authentic Tiffany lamps, first created by Louis Comfort Tiffany, exemplify the Arts and Crafts Movement, much like the architecture of the Van Valey House, which was custom-built at for $5,000 in 1914.
3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; 425-740- 5030; 3231creatives.wordpress.com; noon to 7 p.m., Tuesdays through Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Classes in a variety of topics including mosaics and beading. Northwest Collage Society’s spring juried exhibit continues through June 28.
Anabel’s Framing &Gallery: 2531 Broadway, Everett; 425-258-6402; www.anabelsgallery.com. 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sundays.
Art Loft Sisters at Fisherman’s Market and Grill: 1032 W. Marine View Drive, Everett; artlotftsisters.blogspot.com. Everett’s Cheri O’Brien presents oil and acrylic paintings and papier mache sculptures through June 28.
Artspace Everett Gallery: The artists of the Artspace lofts have a new exhibit 4 to 7 p.m. May 21 and 28 in the gallery, 2917 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Artists involved are Dario Impini, Steven Johnson Leyba, Patricia Ariel, Bill Ferguson, Michael George Bell, Jeanette Reed, Michele Rubatino and Suzan Nettleship. The theme is “Celebrating the Nipple”— a look at how society views the chests of men and women.
Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 1024 First St., No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; www.artsofsnohomish.org; noon to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. Student Art Show May 19 to 23. ArtWorks Gallery: 201 Second Ave. S., Edmonds. More information at www.nwspecialartists.com.
Brushstrokes Art Supply: 5702 172nd St NE, Arlington; 360-658-4044; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; www.brushstrokesartsupply.com.
Cafe Zippy: 2811 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-303-0474; www.cafezippy.com.
Christopher Framing &Gallery: 537 Main St., Edmonds; 425-778-5150; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
Cole Gallery &Artist Supplies: 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday, noon to 3 p.m. Sunday; 425-697-2787; www.colegallery.net. Watercolor artist Bev Jozwiak showcases new pieces and presents her new book, “Painting Life with Life.” Her show, featuring whimsical figurative and animal paintings, runs through June 17.
Crafty Vendors: 1832 Broadway, Everett. Sales outlet for numerous local crafts people.
Edmonds Arts Museum Gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0228; 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. The Edmonds Arts Commission presents a pottery exhibit from Edmonds Woodway High School students on display through June 16 in the McDevitt Young Artists Display Case. The exhibit is the culmination of work produced by Tanya Johnson’s advanced pottery class during an artist-in-residence workshop by Julie Perrine. The show includes ceramic work from Yared Belete, Karina Martinez, Julie Dannoun, Silin Zeng, Kellyanne DeBella, Tia Walker, Emily Dietzel, Gwen McCormick, Joshua Gradwohl, Peter Matulich, Prisma Hernandez, Sarah Loring, Anindo Khan, Sabrina Lieu, Ji Eon Lee, Ji Seon Lee and Joanna Grace Tiu.
Edmonds Center for the Arts: 410 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-275-4485; edmondscenterforthearts.org.
Edmonds City Hall: 121 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-775-2525; www.ci.edmonds.wa.us; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Murphy Collection paintings in the third floor reception area’s permanent display.
Edmonds Community College art gallery: 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, until 2 p.m. Fridays and 1 to 5 p.m. weekends; third floor, Lynnwood Hall, 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1459; www.edcc.edu/gallery. A group exhibit by students titled “Intersections” continues through June 13. A reception with the artists is 4 to 6 p.m. June 6 in the gallery. Drawing, painting, design, pottery, jewelry, sculpture, photography and graphic design.
Edmonds Library Gallery: 650 Main St., Edmonds; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Northwest Special Artists Group Show, through June 17. Artists include abstract painter Lupita Cano, painter John Gregory, painter Matthew James, photographer Forrest Sargent and painter Earl Debnam.
Edmonds Historical Museum: 118 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-774-0900; historicedmonds.org. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. Suggested donation is $5 for adults, $2 for children. Open again following renovation.
Everett Community College: The Russell Day Gallery, 2000 Tower St.; 10 a.m. to 5 :30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, noon to 4 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fridays; closed Saturdays and Sundays; www.everettcc.edu. Artwork by more than 25 students will be on display at the gallery through June 6. The annual student exhibition includes the work of graduating and second-year students studying ceramics, digital media, graphic design, painting, photography and print-making. Many of the student artists will receive their fine arts degrees in June.
Gallery North: 401 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946; www.gallerynorthedmonds.com; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday. In May, “Capturing The Glow,” with art by Eve Ingraham and Lauriel Sandstrom. Friends Ingraham and Sandstrom met at retreat and soon realized that they had a similar intent in their watercolor work, to feature the light.
A Guilded Gallery: 8700 271st St., Stanwood; 360 629-2787; www.stanwoodcamanoarts.com; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. More than 40 area artists show work in a variety of mediums, including paintings acrylics, oil, watercolors, pastels, mixed media, blown glass, jewelry, pottery, wood and metalwork. The gallery offers classes. To enroll, go to the website. Bill Harrison exhibits a show of pastel, oil, acrylics and wood through May 24. An award-winning dual advertising art director/designer and fine artist, Harrison has been an exhibiting for 40 years.
Hibulb Cultural Center: 6410 23rd Ave. NE, Tulalip; 360-716-2635; www.hibulbculturalcenter.org. “Coast Salish Inheritance: Celebrating Artistic Innovation,” an exhibit of contemporary and traditional Coast Salish art work from Tulalip tribal members, will be on view through May. Works include carving and weaving as well as sculpture, painting, photography, drawing and mixed media.
Kate’s: 9808 Highway 532, Stanwood; 360-629-KATE. Showing paintings by Camano artist Susan Cohen Thompson.
Lynnwood Convention Center: 3711 196th St. SW, Lynnwood; 425-778-7155; www.lynnwoodcc.com.
Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W.; 425-670-5518; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays.
Mountlake Terrace Library Gallery: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722; www.sno-isle.org; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission presents a mixed-media exhibit by Lori Knight during May. She and her husband own Knight Visions Studio Gallery.
Ornamental Arts Gallery: 13805 Smokey Point Blvd., Suite 105, Marysville; 425-422-5232; learn about classes at OrnamentalArtsGallery.com; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays. The gallery offers a variety of classes and first Friday free artist opening events. Through May, acrylic artist Dianna Shyne’s plein air paintings from a trip to Italy.
Port Gardner Bay Winery: 2802 Rockefeller Ave, Everett; 425-339-0293; www.portgardnerbaywinery.com.
Red Cup Cafe: 619 Fourth St. Mukilteo; 425-348-4825.
Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; www.schack.org. Go to the website to learn about classes in May. The exhibit “Trail of Cedar, Stone, and Canvas” through May features paintings by award-winning artist and illustrator Chris Hopkins. Alongside Hopkins’ portraits of prominent chiefs, native artists and performers, the Schack exhibit features traditional artwork by David Boxley, a Tsimshian carver. Also in May, see “Interpretations” in the Emerging Young Artists’ Gallery. Features artwork by residents of Cocoon House (local shelter for homeless and at-risk youths) in combination with artwork created by court-involved youth at the Denney Juvenile Justice Center. The public is invited to an opening reception during Teen Night at the Schack from 6 to 8 p.m. May 15.
The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; www.thesistersrestaurant.com; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Through May 29, paintings and life drawings by Tom Jensen, a retired Boeing draftsman and technical illustrator. Two paintings in the exhibit are not portraits. One piece depicts Jensen’s views after he returned from fighting in Vietnam, “When I Got Home From the War.”
Storm Lake Pottery: 6132 195th Ave., SE Snohomish; 360-568-2978; www.stormlakepottery.com; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stunningly Strange Gallery: 407 Main St., Edmonds; www.stunninglystrange.com; 425-697-0420 or email@example.com.
Vertigo Rising Gallery: 1806 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-344-2768.
We are Art: The Gallery at ArtSpace Everett Lofts, 2917 Hoyt Ave., Everett; www.facebook.com/ArtspaceEverettLofts.
Women’s Wellness Center: Gallery show in May includes large abstract canvases from Bellingham artist Yvette Neumann and bold floral pieces from Edmonds artist Julie Nagle. Located at 2817 Rockefeller Ave., Everett.
Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; www.museumofnwart.org.
La Conner Quilt &Textile Museum: 703 S. Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288; www.laconnerquilts.com.
Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010; artworkswhidbey.com. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays, and Wednesdays through Fridays, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Featured artist for May is fiber artist Maggie Lancaster. Bayview Cash Store: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-361-4145.
Brackenwood Gallery of Fine Art: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978; www.brackenwoodgallery.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays.
Freeland Art Studios: 1660 Roberta Ave., Freeland; freelandartstudios.com.
Garry Oak Gallery: 830 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor; 360-240-0222; www.garryoakgallery.com; open daily 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., first Friday of each month, until 8 p.m.
The Loft at Terry’s Corner: 848 N. Sunrise Blvd., Camano Island, 360-654-6547. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday.
Matzke Fine Art Gallery and Sculpture Park: 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends, weekdays by appointment; 360-387-2759; www.matzkefineart.com. “Spring Cavort” continues through June 8. Group show with artist working in glass, metal, ceramic, stone and Northwest paintings. New sculptures in the 10-acre sculpture park. Artists: Betty Frost, Patsy Thola Chamberlain, Charlie Bigger, Lance Carleton, Don Haggerty, Ria Harboe, Shirley Erickson, Janie Olsen, Karla Matzke, Alexandra Morocco, Merrilee Moore, Richard Nash, Susan Cohen Thompson, Donna Watson, Ruth Westra and Leon White.
MUSEO: 215 First St., Langley, 360-221-7737, www.museo.cc. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday.
Penn Cove Gallery: 9 Front St., Coupeville; 360-678-1176; www.penncovegallery.com; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Sundays.
Raven Rocks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, C-101, Greenbank Farm, Whidbey Island; 360-222-0102; www.ravenrocksgallery.com.
Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070; www.robschoutengallery.com. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends. “Taking Flight – the Birds of Sharon Spencer and Frances Wood” through June 2. Sculptor Sharon Spencer and watercolorist Frances Wood are two Whidbey Island artists inspired by birds.
Taste for Wine: 5603 Bayview Road, Langley; 360-321-0515; www.tasteforwinewhidbey.com; noon to 6 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays.
Whidbey Art Gallery: 220 Second St., Langley; 360-221-7675; www.WhidbeyArtists.com; open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Seattle Art Museum: An exhibit of the work of Joan Miro, one of the great innovators of 20th century art, is at SAM through May 25. Some days have timed admission. For ticket information, go to tickets.seattleartmuseum.org. Located at 1300 First Ave., Seattle. Call 206-654-3210.
Burke Museum: Northwest corner of the University of Washington campus, 15th and 45th, Seattle. More information, www.burkemuseum.org.
Bellevue Arts Museum: 510 Bellevue Way NE; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays. First Fridays are free. More information is at www.bellevuearts.org.
Call for art: Regional artists are invited to submit original artwork representative of Puget Sound bird life, to be used on the 2014 Puget Sound Bird Festival poster for promotion of the event taking place Sept. 5 through 7 in Edmonds. A $200 prize, sponsored by Edmonds Arts Festival Foundation, will be awarded to the winner. No photography or digital art will be accepted. More information is available at www.pugetsoundbirdfest.org. Deadline is May 27.
Call for art: Artists and fine crafts people are asked to participate in the 34th Annual Show and Shine Car Show in Granite Falls on Aug. 2. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 425-212-7619 for information.
Mountlake Terrace Arts Advisory Commission: Seeking paintings, prints, drawings, miniatures, calligraphy, photographs for 36th annual Juried Art Show. Prize money is available. Arts of the Terrace is held Sept. 27 through Oct. 5. Deadline for entries is Aug. 30. To enter or to view the prospectus online, go to www.cityofmlt.com.