Visual arts calendar


Snohomish and Island counties

Arts of Snohomish Gallery seeks new artist members: All categories; get applications from 360-568-8648, or at

Call for artists: The Sisters Restaurant seeks artists to participate in a themed exhibit called “Good Taste,” Nov. 4-Jan.6. Contact Lyussy Hyder at Oct. 1 submission deadline; 425-258-8100, 425-501-2448.

Life drawing and painting group: 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Fridays, ongoing, 832 Third St., Mukilteo, across from St. John’s Catholic Church. Work with a live model, drop-ins welcome, reserve a space before each Friday; $15/session; 423-355-6584,,

Downtown Merchants Association of Edmonds: Monthly art walk; accepting submissions from artists in all media; 425-776-3778,

Lynnwood Arts Commission: P.O. Box 5008, Lynnwood; 425-744-6459, Now accepting artists’ applications for 2008 exhibits at the Lynnwood Library Gallery; Sept. 28 deadline; get applications at, or call 425-744-6459.

Visual arts

Snohomish and Island counties

Anabel’s Framing &Gallery: 2531 Broadway, Everett; 425-258-6402, Oils, acrylics and watercolors by local and international artists, ongoing. 4 to 7 p.m. third Saturday art walks,

Art Building: 724 First St., Mukilteo; 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 29, art walk and open mike night, get maps here, then walk the Old Town area; open mike session takes place at Whidbey Coffeehouse/Mukilteo Cafe, 619 Fourth St.

Art Merchant International: 17161 Beaton Road SE, Monroe; 360-794-7844, Pacific Rim work, various artists, ongoing. “Clay, Copper and Coffee,” primitive-fired pottery by Wayne Kilburn. “Spring into Art” exhibit of work from artists worldwide, through August.

Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 105 Cedar Ave., Snohomish; 360-568-8648, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. “Simply Recycling Art Show,” various artists, through Aug. 31.

Artworks Gallery: 765 Wonn Road, Suite C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010. Woodworking and photography, ongoing.

Edmonds Art Festival Museum gallery: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-1984. Hours: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Sam Scott’s pottery demonstration 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 25, suggested donation $2 adults, $1 students. Jack McLellan’s watercolors, through Aug. 29.

Edmonds Library: 650 Main St., Edmonds; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays; 425-771-0228. Michelle Bear’s mixed media paintings, through Aug. 30.

Everett galleries’ art walks: 4 to 7 p.m. third Saturdays, Includes Arts Council of Snohomish County, 1507 Wall St., Anabel’s Framing and Gallery, 2531 Broadway, Covenant Art Glass, 3232 Broadway, Greening Properties, 2817 Rucker Ave., Lowell Art Works, 5205 S. Second Ave., Solovei Art Gallery, 2804 Grand Ave., and WiseDesignz Custom Framing &Fine Art Gallery, 2908 Hewitt Ave.

Frances Anderson Center: 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0228. Hours: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Meadowdale students’ works on display until September, during the center’s hours.

Greater Marysville Artists Guild: 6915 Armar Road, Marysville; 425-377-9671. Monthly meetings, interested artists always welcome, 6:30 p.m. first Wednesdays, the Barn in Jennings Park.

Index Arts Gallery: 508 Ave. A, Index; 360-677-2269, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, or by appointment; ongoing displays of fine Northwest arts, pottery and birdhouses.

Kaewyn Gallery: 10101 Main St., Bothell; 425-483-7385, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Gary Greene’s “That’s Colored Pencil?” exhibit through Sept. 11.

Karlson/Gray Gallery: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978, Summer hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily otherwise.

Lowell Art Works: 5205 S. Second Ave., Everett; 425-923-3635, Hours: By appointment only. Third Saturday art walks. Local and regional artists’ acrylics, oil and glass work, ongoing.

Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-744-6459; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Betty Hageman’s 3D acrylic works, through Sept. 27.

Mukilteo Arts Guild: 425-423-0450, to 8 p.m. Aug. 29, art walk from Fifth to First streets, free.

Snohomish Artists Studio: 7726 137th Ave. SE, Snohomish, private home. 5 to 9 p.m. Aug. 24, several artists demonstrate works in various media.

Wisedesignz: 2908 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-259-2361, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, closed Sundays, by appointment Mondays. Joan M. True’s colored pencil works, through August.

Zippy’s Java Lounge: 1804 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-258-4940. Third Saturday art walks. Monthly art opening and fundraising event, last Thursdays.

Skagit County and north

Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; 360-466-4446. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily during exhibitions. Free for members, $5, $4 seniors, $2 students, free under ages 12/under. “Affect/Effect”: Adventures in Image, Light and Glass, Pilchuck Glass School work, through Oct. 7.

Northwind Arts Center: 2409 Jefferson St., Port Townsend; 360-379-1086. Hours: Noon to 5 p.m. Thursdays-Mondays. William Turner’s landscape-based abstractions, through Aug. 27.

Port Angeles Fine Arts Center: 1203 E. Lauridsen Blvd., Port Angeles; 360-457-3532. Anne Hirondelle’s sculptures and more, exhibit through Sept. 23.

Seattle and beyond

Art/Not Terminal Gallery: 2045 Westlake Ave., Seattle; 206-233-0680,; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Northwest African American Fine Arts group show through Sept. 6.

The Chrysler Jeep Dodge Gallery: 726 Highway 410, Enumclaw. 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturdays, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. “Northwest Concepts” exhibit through 2007, new artwork every three months through the end of 2007.

City of Enumclaw: 1339 Griffin Ave., Enumclaw; 360-825-3594, Diana Breithaupt’s, Jon Funfar’s, Suzy Gordon’s and Mike Concoran’s works, through Aug. 30.

Columbia City Gallery: 4864 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; 206-760-9843,; noon to 8 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. “Rainier Valley Narrative,” Joanne Petrina’s photographs and “Fences, Borders and Boundaries,” a collaboration of various artists, through Sept. 16.

Davidson Contemporary: 310 S. Washington St., Seattle; 206-624-7684, “Effigy” sculptures and more of Steven Heino’s work, and Donald Holden’s watercolors, through Sept. 1.

Enumclaw Arts Commission: 1339 Griffin Ave., Enumclaw; public drawing sessions, 6 to 9 p.m. 1640 Fell St. Participants supply easels/materials, registration required; 360-802-0239.

Foster/White Gallery: Pioneer Square, 220 Third Ave. S., Seattle; 206-583-0100,; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Clare Belfrage’s glass work, through Aug. 29.

Frye Art Museum: 704 Terry Ave., Seattle; 206-622-9250, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, free admission/parking. “Anxious Objects — Willie Cole’s Favorite Brands” exhibit, through Sept. 3. “Sin” paintings and “Frye Future” various works, through Sept. 30. “Fiat Mambo” exhibit of paintings, drawings, prints and more, through Oct. 7.

Glenn Richards Gallery: 964 Denny Way, Seattle; 206-287-1877, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Chinese antiques, furniture and other architectural elements, ongoing. Shanghai art deco chairs and Nha Vuu’s paintings, through Sept. 15.

Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, “Works from the True Collection,” various artists and media, and Juan Laurent’s photography of Spain, through Sept. 23. “Small Wars,”An-My Le’s photography, through Nov. 4. Rebeca Bollinger’s prints, through Nov. 11. “Viewfinder,” photography and other media, through Dec. 30.

Kenmore art show: 2:30 to 8:30 p.m. daily, Aug. 25 through Sept. 2, Northlake Lutheran Church, 6620 NE 185th St., Kenmore; free.

Mercer Island Community Center Gallery: 8236 SE 24th St., Mercer Island; 206-236-3545. Hours: 6:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays. Nancy Bogni’s, Marianne Harlor’s, Marlene Marczewski’s and Barbara VanDyke Shuman’s works, through Oct. 5.

Museum of Glass: 1801 Dock St., Tacoma; 253-284-4750, Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Admission: Free/members, $10, $8 seniors/military/students (13 /older with ID), $8 groups of 10 or more, $4 kids 6-12, free for kids under 6. 5 to 8 p.m. third Thursdays, free for all. Mining Glass exhibit, various artists, through Feb. 3.

National Parks Conservation Association Parks Information Center and Gallery: 313-A, First Ave. S., Seattle; 206-903-1444, Hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Myhrvold family photography exhibit, through Aug. 31.

Seattle Art Museum: 1300 First Ave., Seattle; 206-654-3100; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, to 9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, closed Mondays. $13, $10 ages 62/older, $7 students and ages 13-17, free ages 12/under, first Thursdays free for all. “SAM at 75: Building a Collection for Seattle” and “Five Masterpieces of Asian Art,” through Sept. 9.

Seattle Asian Art Museum: 1400 E. Prospect, Volunteer Park; 206-654-3100, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays. $5, $3 students/seniors, first Thursdays and first Saturdays free to all, first Fridays free for seniors. Discovering Buddhist art and Pattern Richness in modern Japanese textiles, ongoing.

Tacoma Art Museum: 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma; 253-272-4258, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. third Thursdays. $7.50, $6.50 seniors/students/military. “Sparkle Then Fade,” exhibit of various Northwest and nationally-acclaimed pieces, through Sept. 3. William Post’s landscapes and Japanese prints, through Sept. 16.

Vetri International Glass: 1404 First Ave., Seattle; 206-667-9608, Scott Benfield’s blown glass pieces, through Aug. 26.

Viveza Gallery: 2604 Western Ave., Seattle; 206-956-3584, Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays, and by appointment. Casey Curran’s “Structuralism,” through Sept. 16.

William Traver Gallery — Seattle: 110 Union St., Seattle; 206-587-6501, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. Jiro Yonezawa’s “Crossroads,” Eric Nelsen’s “Viridescence” and John Marshall’s “A New Look at Silver,” through Sept. 2.

William Traver Gallery — Tacoma: 1821 E. Dock St., Suite 100, Tacoma; 253-383-3685, Hours: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. World glass exhibition, various artists, through Sept. 9.

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