Visual arts calendar

Events

Quilters Anonymous Quilt Guild – 2013 Quilt Show: The theme for this 32nd annual show is “Out of this World!” with more than 500 quilts that range from traditional to innovative. Prize-winning northwest quilter Klota Underwood is the featured artist; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 15 and 16 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 17, Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave. SE, Monroe. Admission is $7 and includes entry for all three days. For additional information, go to www.quiltersanonymous.org.

Exhibits

Snohomish County

3231 Creatives Gallery: 3231 Broadway, Everett; noon to 7 p.m., Tuesday through Thursday, noon to 5 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Multi-media and metal artist Dennis Hacker is featured in “The Art of Dennis Hacker” through March.

Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 1024 First St. No. 104, Snohomish; 360-568-8648; www.artsofsnohomish.org.The gallery is introducing three new artists: jewelers Jim and Debbie Beem; mixed media artist Geraldine Banes and wildlife artist Judy Sullivan.

Citrine Health: 2817 Rockefeller Ave., Everett; 425-259-9899; www.citrinehealth.org. The featured artist is oil painter Josey Wise.

Cole Gallery &Artist Supplies: 107 Fifth Ave. S., Edmonds; 425-697-2787; www.colegallery.net; fine art finger painter Iris Scott shows new works in the exhibit “The Thailand Collection,” that includes bright street scenes and animals; reception 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. March 16 with hors d’oeuvres, wine and dessert treats from the Shorecrest Culinary Arts Program. Up through April 16.

Also: Angela Bandurka paints bold and bigger than life still lifes; artist reception 5 to 8 p.m. March 21 during Third Thursday Artwalk; up through March 31.

Edmonds Conference Center: 201 Fourth Ave. N, Edmonds; 425-640-1243; artsnow@edcc.edu; [URL]www.edcc.edu/artsnow;http://www.edcc.edu/artsnow; “Visions of the Chinese Garden Photography Show” features photographs by Ray Pfortner and 15 of his students; up through March 15.

Edmonds Library: 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; artist Sheila Theodoratos’ brightly colored pencil drawings will be on display through April 30.

Edmonds Museum: 118 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds; 425-774-0900. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays. “The Owl &the Woodpecker” presents photographs from Paul Bannick, who examines the intertwined life histories of owls and woodpeckers with 15 photographic prints of owl and woodpecker species found in the Pacific Northwest, along with text panels, and bird calls and drumming sound recordings by audio-naturalist Martyn Stewart; on view through April 14.

Everett Community College: The Russell Day Gallery, 2000 Tower St.; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays; closed Saturdays and Sundays.www.everettcc.edu/;http://www.everettcc.edu/. “Lindstrom: A Retrospective — 60 Years of Photography”; retired Everett Community College instructor John Lindstrom presents ancient relics, athletic action, family snapshots and lots of vegetables and flowers. On view through March 15.

Fisherman’s Market &Grill: 1032 West Marine View Drive, Everett; 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Sunday. A new “Men’s Art Show” features the oil paintings of Michael Mercer; fused glass by Michael McDade; pen, ink and acrylic by Louis Mychal Madden and photography by Matt Monson. Up through April 3.

Gallery North: 509 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-0946www.gallerynorthedmonds.com/;http://www.gallerynorthedmonds.com/; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; noon to 6 p.m. Sunday. Miniature and Small Paintings Show through March.

Meyer’s Cafe: 1700 W Marine View Drive, Everett; 425-259-3875; weekdays 6:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Martin Hodge is showing his artwork for the first time locally; his recent pieces are black and white paintings of vistas, landmarks and portraits using acrylics in a pop art theme. Up through March.

Mountlake Terrace Library Gallery: 23300 58th Ave. W., Mountlake Terrace; 425-776-8722www.sno-isle.org;http://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. Cee Lambert Exhibit shows Lambert’s representational painting style, seascapes of the Pacific Northwest, floral work and still lifes, along with pet portraits. Up through March 31.

Mukilteo Art &Frame: 11700 Mukilteo Speedway, No. 408, Mukilteo; 425-315-8506www.mukilteoartandframe.com;http://www.mukilteoartandframe.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays. Featured artists are Eileen Sorg, mixed media, and Deon Matzen, oil on wood panels, through March 31.

Ornamental Arts Gallery: 13805 Smokey Point Blvd. Suite 105,Marysville. 425-422-5232OrnamentalArtsGallery.com;http://OrnamentalArtsGallery.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, closed Sunday and Monday; featuring the pastel paintings of Vicki Johnson who is working in pastels doing landscapes, architecture and still lifes.

Schack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050www.schack.org;http://www.schack.org. “Fiber Art,” a new exhibit that features diverse pieces from Whidbey Island Surface Design, including a quilt made from electronic art digitally printed onto fabric and extensively stitched, to a sculptural wall installation of swimming fish with bodies shaped from woven “gutter guard” wire; 23 artists are featured; up through April 5.

The Sisters: 2804 Grand Ave., Everett; 425-252-0480; 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. “Premonitions and Remembrance,” is an exhibit of paintings and installations by Mike Adams of 3-D art; up through April 12.

Stunningly Strange Gallery: 407 Main St., Edmondswww.stunninglystrange.com;http://www.stunninglystrange.com; 425.697.0420 or stunninglystrange@gmail.com. Hasenpfeffer Incorporated will be showing marvelous dolls and animals by creator and designer Daniela Shelton who handcrafts these from recycled materials; reception during the Edmonds Third Thursday Art Walk 5 to 8 p.m. March 21. On view through March.

Wisedesignz: 2908 Wetmore Ave., Everett; 425-259-2361www.wisedesignz.com;http://www.wisedesignz.com; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, by appointment Mondays. Photography by Robert Hanline; artist reception 4 to 7 p.m. March 16 during the Everett Art Walk. Up through March.

Island County

Artworks Gallery at Greenbank Farm: 765 Wonn Road, C102, Greenbank; 360-222-3010artworkswhidbey.com;http://artworkswhidbey.com. Glass artist Dale Reiger is the featured artist for March showing his kiln-formed, transparent, opaque and iridescent glass pieces.

Brackenwood Gallery of Fine Art: 302 First St., Langley; 360-221-2978www.brackenwoodgallery.com;http://www.brackenwoodgallery.com. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Mondays. “Discerning Eyes,” photography featuring artists Rich Frishman, Earl Olsen, Ed Severinghaus, Skip Smith and Kim Tinuviel. Up through April 29.

Braeburn Restaurant: 197 D Second St., Langley; 360-221-3211www.braeburnlangley.com/;http://www.braeburnlangley.com/; 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday and 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; featuring the works of painter Dan Burroughs.

Freeland Art Studios: 1660 Roberta Ave., Freelandfreelandartstudios.com;http://freelandartstudios.com; Second annual Freeland Art Studios Open House, noon to 4 p.m. May 19. Refreshments served.

Matzke Fine Art Gallery: 2345 Blanche Way, Camano Island; 360-387-2759www.matzkefineart.com;http://www.matzkefineart.com[URL]. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends, by appointment weekdays. “The Steamroller Print Show,” on view through April 14.

MUSEO: 215 First St., Langley, 360-221-7737, [/URL]www.museo.cc;http://www.museo.cc. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Monday. John Sarkis does a one-man show of his 2- and 3-D works. Through March.

Penn Cove Gallery: 9 Front St., Coupeville; 360-678-1176www.penncovegallery.com/;http://www.penncovegallery.com/. “Wrapped in Memories,” features handwoven wraps by India Rassner-Donovan in bamboo, linen, silk cotton and wool fibers; oil paintings by Marcia Van Doren; through April 2.

Rob Schouten Gallery: Greenbank Farm, C-103, 765 Wonn Road, Greenbank; 360-222-3070www.robschoutengallery.com;http://www.robschoutengallery.com. The gallery’s first exhibition of fine art photography features five Northwest photographers: Lorraine Healy is an Argentinian photographer who produces earthy weathered images; macroscopic florals are what Louie Rochon loves to shoot; Stephen Roxborough explores the abstract; Sandy Rubini produces surreal and sensual; Don Wodjenski adds 3-D to his work; up through April 1.

Whidbey Art Gallery: 220 Second St., Langley; 360-221-7675www.WhidbeyArtists.com;http://www.WhidbeyArtists.com; open daily 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Featured artists for March include island glass maker Aaron LaChausee and landscape painters Joyce Donaldson and Ginger Schmidt.

Skagit County

Museum of Northwest Art: 121 S. First St., La Conner; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday and Monday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Saturday; 360-466-4446www.museumofnwart.org;http://www.museumofnwart.org; “Rik Allen: Seeker”: Allen lands his interstellar sculptural works in the main gallery with his metal and glass spaceships evoking the galaxies. Opening reception 2 to 5 p.m. March 23. Up through June 9.

Also: “Allen Moe: The Earth Below” illustrates the interactions of sand, water, and gravity at the mouth of the Skagit River. Opening reception 2 to 5 p.m. March 23; artist talk 2 p.m. April 14. Up through June 9.

And: “Structures from the Permanent Collection” is a multiple media grouping of architectural landscapes and sculptures. Opening reception 2 to 5 p.m. March 23. Up through June 9.

La Conner Quilt &Textile Museum: 703 S Second St., La Conner; 360-466-4288www.laconnerquilts.com;http://www.laconnerquilts.com. The museum reopens its doors after many weeks of interior restoration with a new exhibit, “Color, Design, &Inspiration: Kaffe Fassett &Brandon Mably.”The exhibit is a collective project featuring quilts and knitting from both of these London designers, up through March 24.

Seattle

Seattle Art Museum: 1300 First Ave.; 206-654-3100www.seattleartmuseum.org;http://www.seattleartmuseum.org

Also: SAM is hosting a free public event to inaugurate a new permanent exhibit to the facade of the museum building called “Mirror,” by artist Doug Aiken. The event goes from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. March 24 and includes musicians, food trucks and other activities. The event is free but tickets are required. Go to “>. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, closed on Tuesdays, open on Monday holidays. Admission $7 to $13, free ages 12 and under, first Thursdays free for all. “Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Gainsborough: Treasures of Kenwood House, London,” features about 50 masterpieces from the collection, among them Rembrandt’s “Portrait of the Artist,” which is leaving Europe for the first timewww.seattleartmuseum.org;http://www.seattleartmuseum.org

SAM Gallery: 1220 Third Ave.; 206-343-1101; samgallery@seattleartmuseum.org; 10:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; “Introductions” show features a group of artists new to the gallerywww.schack.org;http://www.schack.org[URL].

Call to Artists: To apply to the 56th Annual Edmonds Arts Festival Juried Art Show. All entries must be completed online. For the 2013 prospectus, visit the Edmonds Arts Festival website at [/URL]www.edmondsartsfestival.com;http://www.edmondsartsfestival.com. Application deadline is March 30. For more information contact Edmonds Arts Festival, Juried Gallery, P.O. Box 212, Edmonds, WA 98020 or juriedgallery@edmondsartsfestival.com or [URL]www.facebook.com/edmondsartsfestival.

Tuskegee Airmen: Exhibit depicting America’s first African American military pilots at The Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle.: “Red Tails, Silver Wings” are paintings done by Everett artist and illustrator Chris Hopkins who has produced iconic posters for movies such as “Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.” The exhibit ends May 12 to begin a tour of other Museums throughout the country. Admission is $18 for adults, $14 for seniors 65 and older, $13 for active military, $9 for youth 5 to 17, and free for children under 5. For general museum information, call 206-764-5720 or visit www.museumofflight.org.

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