Visual arts calendar


Snohomish and Island counties

Banner painters wanted: March 19-April 1, anyone interested in painting a banner for the third annual Stanwood-Camano Art Banner program is asked to call 360-629-6878 or e-mail

Public meeting: 6 to 8 p.m. March 20, Monte Cristo Ballroom, 1507 Wall St., Everett; Arts Council of Snohomish County will have a meeting for artists interested in participating in an Everett Project Update; 425-257-8380,, or e-mail artsinfo@

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 or 425-501-2448.

Lynnwood Arts Commission: P.O. Box 5008, Lynnwood; 425-744-6459, Seeks applicants for 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.

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

Seattle and south

Enumclaw Arts Commission open drawing sessions: 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, Arts Alive! Gallery,1429 Cole St., Enumclaw; drop-in fee, $10/session; 360-802-0239.

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.

Art Merchant International: 17161 Beaton Road SE, Monroe; 360-794-7844, Pacific Rim work, various artists, ongoing.

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.

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 All Aboard art show,” various media, through March 31.

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

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. Valerie Wilson’s paintings, through March 29. Augusta M. Asberry’s mixed media and watercolors, through March 30.

Edmonds Community College: 20000 68th Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-640-1339 ext. 7299. “Imagined Men” paintings, through March 16. “Edge Work,” artists from EdCC’s ArtsNow Edge program exhibit their pieces, through March 29.

Gallery by the Bay: 8700 NW 271st St., Stanwood; 360-629-4297.”UNCLAD – The Fine Art of the Figure”: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 16-18, Floyd Norgaard Cultural Center, 27130 102nd Ave. NW, Stanwood, simultaneous with a wine tasting benefit for American Cancer Society’s “Relay for Life”. Show is free, $15 tasting; 360-629-4297, for tickets.

Gallery North: 508 Main St., Edmonds; 425-775-0946, Gary Georger, “Urban Renewal,” through March.

Greater Marysville Artists Guild: 6915 Armar Road, Marysville; 360-658-6102. Monthly meetings, interested artists always welcome, 6:30 p.m. first Wednesdays, the Barn in Jennings Park.

Kindred Circle Art Gallery: 409 Main St., Edmonds; 425-776-3778, Sarah Goodall and Chris Romine, new paintings, through March.

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; Morgan Sims’ monoprints, through March 22.

Mukilteo Art Academy (formerly Point Elliott Art Academy): Rosehill Community Center Art Annex, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo; Easter egg decorating workshops, 1 to 3 p.m. Sundays, through March 24, $35/session includes materials, for ages 7 to adult; 425-308-5503 to register.

Raven Rocks Studio: 220 First St., Langley; 360-221-6484, Anne Davenport, art quilts, through March 31.

Stanwood Camano Arts Guild: 7314 300th St., Stanwood; 5th annual spring show, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 17-18; free; various media.

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

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. Tami A. Walker’s unique and eclectic recycled art, poetry and original oil paintings. Everett Art Walk, third Saturdays.

Skagit County and north

Anne Martin McCool Gallery: 711 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-293-3577, Michael Stark’s pen and ink drawings, through March.

Gretchen’s Cafe Culture: 109 E. Commercial, La Conner; 360-421-0985. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. “Quiet Thoughts and Visions,” Leah Ode’s drawings, sculpture and prose, through April 1.

Insights Gallery: 516 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-588-8044, Bill McEnroe’s pastels, Michael Moe’s mixed media, Dianna Shyne’s acrylics, through March 23.

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, children under 12/free. “Calido,” various artists, through March 25.

Scott Milo Gallery: 420 Commercial Ave., Anacortes; 360-293-6938, Ann Jones’s pastels on paper, through March 23.

Seattle and beyond

Davidson Contemporary: 310 S. Washington St., Seattle; 206-624-7684, Sally Cleveland, new paintings, and “Markers,” Lordan Bunch, paintings, through March 31.

Davidson Galleries: 313 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; 206-624-7684;; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays. Amanda Knowles, contemporary prints, and Yozo Hamaguchi, mezzotints, through March 31.

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.

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. “Life after death: New Leipzig painting from the Rubell family collection,” through June 3.

Gallery4Culture: 101 Prefontaine Place S., Seattle; 206-296-7580. “The Aviary,” Tammie Rubin’s clay works, through March 30.

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.

Gunnar Nordstrom Gallery: 127 Lake St. S., Kirkland; 425-827-2822, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. “New Paintings,” Thom Ross, through April 8.

Henry Art Gallery: 15th Avenue NE and NE 41st Street, UW campus, Seattle; 206-543-2281, 7 p.m. March 22, Projections: The Filipino Review; discussion is free for members, $5 general. “Photographer Unknown,” through April 8. “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.

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. March 20-June 8, Northwest Watercolor Society 2007 annual open show.

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; guest artist Maya Lin, March 16 -17; German and Bohemian glass, March 18. “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.

Shoreline Community College: 16101 Greenwood Ave. N., Seattle; 206-546-4101 ext. 4433. David Traylor’s “Place as Art/Art as Place” ceramic sculptures, through March 28.

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. “Arterial: Organic intersections of the new cityscape,” through March 18.

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. “Innersphere,” Rik Allen, and “Foliage,” Randy Walker, glass work, through April 1.

William Traver Gallery – Tacoma: 1821 E. Dock St., Suite 100, Tacoma; 253-383-3685, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, closed Mondays. “A Place in Between,” Jeremy Lepisto’s sculptures, through April 8.

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