Arts Notebook for June 20

  • Tue Jun 19th, 2012 9:08pm

Scenes of the Northwest

Landscape artist David Marty’s paintings will be on display through July 18 at Cole Gallery, 107 Fifth Ave. S, Edmonds.

Considered one of the premier landscape painters of the Northwest, Marty celebrates mood and subject in the ever-changing loveliness of Washington in his serene scenes.

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Shoreline Arts Festival this weekend

Celebrate all things artistic at the 22nd annual Shoreline Arts Festival, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 23 and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 24 at the Shoreline Center, 18560 First Ave. NE.

Explore how the arts enrich lives and help bond people together as community. There is something for everyone at this two-day event: adult and junior juried arts, children’s hands-on art, dance, music, an Artist Marketplace and much more.

On June 23, the Shoreline Auditorium features local children performing Missoula Children’s Theatre’s “Beauty Lou and the Country Beast.”

Admission is free. Festival-goers can bring a food donation for Hopelink and receive a raffle ticket for prizes.

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Cash mob for Edmonds murals

The Edmonds Mural Society is going to pay for part of this summer’s murals with a cash mob, scheduled for 3 p.m. June 24 at Manya Vee Selects gallery, 409 Main St., Edmonds.

For more information about the society, go to www.EdmondsMural

‘Damnation of Faust’ at symphony

Music director Ludovic Morlot leads the Seattle Symphony, Chorale, Northwest Boychoir and four distinguished vocal soloists in Berlioz’s “The Damnation of Faust,” 7:30 p.m. June 21 and 8 p.m. June 23 at Benaroya Hall, 200 University St., Seattle.

The legend of Faust – an aging scholar who barters his soul to the devil – has captivated artists for centuries.

Tickets are $17-$110, available at or 206-215-4747.

For more information “The Damnation,” go to the Seattle Symphony’s blog, The Score, at