Visual arts calendar


Snohomish and Island counties

Call for artists: Solovei Art Gallery seeks artists of all types and genres to participate in a themed exhibit on the open sea called “Pelagic,” July 3-Aug. 17. Artists are asked to e-mail their images as “jpgs” to Lyussy Hyder at Deadline June 1; 425-258-8100, 425-501-2448.

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, Seeks applicants for open position; three-year term, applicants must live in Lynnwood city limits. Contact Fred Wong, 425-744-6459,, or write to the P.O. Box address, zip code 98046-5008. No application deadline.

Skagit County and north

“Reaching for the Light” breast cancer art show: Seeks exhibition-ready art of all media for April 20-May 11 show. Include a statement about how the disease has impacted the artist; bring art by April 14 to the Blue Horse Gallery, 301 W. Holly St., Bellingham; 360-671-2305.

Ocean Shores Convention Center: 120 W. Chance a la Mer NW, Ocean Shores. Noon to 5 p.m. April 13, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 14-15, fine art and photography show; free admission; local artists’ work welcome, submissions accepted 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 8 and 9. 10 to 11 a.m. April 14, landscape photography workshop, $15; 2 to 3 p.m. April 14 digital workflow, “From picture to print” workshop, $15, registration recommended; 360-289-2542,

Visual arts

Snohomish and Island counties

Anabel’s Framing &Gallery: 2531 Broadway, Everett; 425-258-6402, www.anabelsgallery .com. Oils, acrylics and watercolors by local and international artists, ongoing. Third Saturday art walks.

Art Merchant International: 17161 Beaton Road SE, Monroe; 360-794-7844, Pacific Rim work, various artists, ongoing. “Clay, Copper &Coffee,” primitive-fired pottery by Wayne Kilburn. Meet the artists, 5 to 8 p.m. April 19.

Arts Council of Snohomish County: Historic Monte Cristo Hotel, 1507 Wall St., Everett; 425-257-8380, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays. Joi and Dan LaChaussee, Artists of the Year exhibit, through April 19. Third Saturday art walks. Renee Flynn Federspiel, oil paintings, through May 2.

Arts of Snohomish Gallery: 105 Cedar Ave., Snohomish; 360-568-8648, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. “The Art of Spring”: Paintings and more, various local artists, through April 30.

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

Covenant Art Glass: 3232 Broadway, Everett; 425-252-4232. Third Saturday art walks.

Edmonds Art Commission: Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds; 425-771-0228. 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays. Zuolie Deng’s paintings, through April 30; live demonstration 6:30 to 8 p.m. April 19. Nate Boxer’s mixed media work, through April 29.

Edmonds Community College: 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1339 ext. 7299. Frederic Wong’s nonaction paintings, through April 27.

Fortnight Gallery: 5205 South 2nd Ave, Everett; 425-252-9312, Cid Wolstein’s paintings and drawings, through April 26.

Kindred Circle Art Gallery: 409 Main St., Edmonds; 425-776-3778, 5 to 8 p.m. April 19, third Thursday art walk; starting at Fifth and Main, look for rainbow spinners.

Knight Visions Studio/Gallery: 19533 Filbert Drive, Bothell; 425-487-3408, “Letters from the Presidents written to Phyllis Leslie,” 7 to 9 p.m. April 19 and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 21.

Lowell Art Works: 5205 S. Second Ave., Everett; 425-923-3635, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays. Third Saturday art walks. Local and regional artists’ acrylics, oil and glass work, ongoing.

Lynnwood Convention Center gallery: 3919 196th St. SW, Lynnwood; 425-778-7155, 888-778-7155, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. Rebecca Roush, bead and sequin work, other artists’ pieces, various media, through May 30.

Lynnwood Library Gallery: 19200 44th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-744-6459; Susan Contorchick’s prints, through April 26.

Northlight Gallery: Everett Community College, 2000 Tower St., Everett; 425-388-9445. “Images from Poland” photo exhibit, through April 27.

Raven Rocks Studio: 220 First St., Langley; 360-221-6484, Beth Ann Daye’s photography, through May 3.

Robin’s Nest: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 13, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 14, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 15, Robin’s Nest, 109 S. Granite Ave., Granite Falls; various local photographers’ work on display; pieces for sale; 425-359-9859.

Solovei Art Gallery: 2804 Grand Ave. (in Everett Public Market), Everett; 425-501-2448. 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Third Saturday art walks.

The Salvage Studio: 650 Edmonds Way, Edmonds; 425-330-5425, Crafting classes, various times and costs.

Vision Quest Bookstore: 3602 Colby Ave., Everett. 1 to 4 p.m. April 14, exhibit opening and reception for Jeff Westphal’s original and antique prints; exhibit through April 30; 425-252-1591,

Wade James Theatre lobby: 950 Main St., Edmonds; 425-774-9600,; gallery open during performances, 8 p.m. Thursdays-Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays. Julie Stonefelt’s pen and ink works and watercolors, through May 6.

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. Third Saturday art walks.

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

Art Gallery of Greater Victoria: 1040 Moss St., Victoria, British Columbia; 250-384-4101, “Rodin, A Magnificent Obsession,” sculpture through July 29.

The Berry Barn: 14285 LaConner-Whitney Road, Mount Vernon. “Art Bash at the Berry Barn,” 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, through April 22, various artists’ work, free admission.

Cafe Culture: 109 E. Commercial, La Conner; 360-421-0985. 6 to 9 p.m. April 13, artist’s reception; Lance Nelson’s acrylics through May 6.

Champagne Cove Gallery: 800-745-8766. Noon to 5 p.m. April 14-15, James Williamson’s watercolors.

Insights Gallery: 516 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-8044, Northwest Favorites: William Slater, Larry Heald, Phillip Levine and Paul Heald, through April 27.

Mark’s on Pine Square: 619 S. Second St., Mount Vernon; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, or by appointment; 360-336-2722. 6 to 9 p.m. April 19 reception, Janet Laurel’s paintings, through May 6.

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, under age 12/free. Free admission for everyone, through April 30. “Raiment,” various media, through June 10.

Ocean Shores Convention Center: 120 W. Chance a la Mer NW, Ocean Shores. Noon to 5 p.m. April 13, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 14-15, fine art and photography show; free admission. 10 to 11 a.m. April 14, landscape photography workshop, $15; 2 to 3 p.m. April 14 digital workflow, from picture to print workshop, $15, registration recommended; 360-289-2542,

Rexville Grange Gallery: 19299 Rexville Grange Road, Mount Vernon; 360-474-9454,, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, through April 22, local artists’ work during Tulip Festival.

Skagit Art Association: 15379 SR 536, building B, Mount Vernon; 360-428-8576, “Art in a Pickle Barn,” 18th annual show, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily, through April 30; free; demonstrations, kids’ craft table, local artists, various media, live music, 1 to 4 p.m. April 14.

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. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 1 to 6 p.m. Saturdays, 1:30 to 5 p.m. Sundays, through May 3, various artists’ work featured in 18th annual functional art show.

Davidson Galleries: 313 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; 206-624-7684;; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Alice Leora Briggs, “Fever,” contemporary print and drawing center, and Ajay Garg, “Contemporary Indian miniatures,” antique prints department, through April 29.

Fountainhead Gallery: 625 W. McGraw St., Seattle; 206-285-4467. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, and by appointment. Thu Nguyen’s abstract paintings, through April 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. 7 p.m. April 13, “An Evening of Sin,” conversation with artists and dance performances, free, first-come, first-served seating. “Life after death: New Leipzig painting from the Rubell family collection,” through June 3.

Gallery4Culture: 101 Prefontaine Place S., Seattle; 206-296-7580. “Fluid Moment,” Etsuko Ichikawa’s hot glass and paper art, through April 27.

Glenn Richards Gallery: 964 Denny Way, Seattle; 206-287-1877, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Chinese antiques, furniture and other architectural elements, ongoing.

Harrison Street Gallery: Second floor of Seattle Center House, 305 Harrison St., Seattle. Kids’ photography exhibit, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily through April 15; free.

Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, Landscape architect Andy Cao lectures on past and present projects, free, members, $7 nonmembers. “Make Your Own Life: Artists in and out of Cologne,” through April 22. “Elusive Signs,” Bruce Nauman works with light, through May 6. “Carsten Holler – Neon Circle,” through May 13.

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 and up 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. “History of Glass” series, free with admission, through June 3; 2 p.m. lectures in museum theater, followed by 3 to 5 p.m. Hot Shop demonstration. Stained glass, from medieval Europe to contemporary, April 15. “Quantizing effects: The Liminal Art of Jim Campbell,” through June 3.

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. $6, $4 students/seniors, first Thursdays and first Saturdays free to all, first Fridays free, seniors. “Explore Korea: A Visit to Grandfather’s House,” “Signs of Fortune: Symbols of Immortality,” “A Thousand Years of Beauty: Japanese Art in Seattle,” “Tangible Grace: Chinese Furniture From the Museum Collection” and “Wonders of Clay and Fire: Chinese Ceramics Through the Ages,” ongoing.

Seattle Pacific University Art Center Gallery: 3 W. Cremona St., Seattle; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays-Fridays. Sara Vanderwalt’s paintings and drawings, through April 14. Ian Gill’s sculptures, April 16-21.

Shoreline Community College: 16101 Greenwood Ave. N., Seattle; 206-546-4101 ext. 4433. “Passages” paper, ink and wax creations, through April 30.

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, to 8 p.m. third Thursdays. $7.50, $6.50 seniors/students. Frida Kahlo, “Images of an Icon,” through June 10.

Viveza Gallery: 2604 Western Ave., Seattle; 206-956-3584, Noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays-Sundays, and by appointment. “Prey,” Cara Enteles’ paintings, through April 22.

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. “Once Upon a Time,” David Walters’ blown glass and “In Dialogue with Nature,” Steffen Dam’s blown glass, through April 29.

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