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Bainbridge Island Art Walk First Friday 6-8pm

bacBainbridge Arts and Crafts artists’ reception 6-8 p.m. Friday, July 7 At the heart of this highly contemgroup exhibition of personal visions and stories shared through diverse photographic processes. Techniques include traditional darkroom photography, pinhole camera, conceptual filmmaking, interactive installations, as well as experimental and evolving artworks. Featuring abstract and representational watercolors by John Adams and Mike Biskup, and glass by Tiffany Thiele. Images: John Adams, Blue Horizon. Tiffany Thiele, Vase. Mike Biskup, Morning Tier. Shown: John Adams, Blue Horizon.

bimaBainbridge Island Museum of Art, 550 Winslow Way E., has an exhibit featuring “Women in Photography” in the Rachel Feferman Gallery through October 1. The group exhibition of personal visions and stories is shared through diverse photographic processes. Techniques include traditional darkroom photography, pinhole camera, conceptual filmmaking, interactive installations, as well as experimental and evolving artworks. One of the pieces is shown at the right.

Roby King Galleries, 176 Winslow Way, is featuring a solo exhibition of work  by Kathe Fraga during the Bainbridge Art Walk.Fraga’s artwork was recently featured at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art   Spring Exhibition, "Revering Nature",  including 11 paintings.

 

 

 

the islandThe Island Gallery, 400 Winslow Way E., introduces “Print Magic,” featuring Jan Branham, Pam Galvani and Shelley Minor in a reception from 6-8pm. In concert on the plaza is Stringology, vintage American music and much more.

Bainbridge First Friday Art Walk

bainbridgeBainbridge Arts and Crafts, 151 Winslow, opens for the art walk from 6-8pm  with “Amy D’Apice: Kindred Spaces,” paintings exploring seemingly disparate eastern and western locales. Also showing is “Birgit Josenhans: Benches,” works by an artist who creates her own sense of space with  benches crafted in wood, river rock, and resin. Shown: Amy D’Apice. Salt Water Taffy.

 

bimaThe Seattle Times calls the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art  show "Heaven on Fire" by Barbara Earl Thomas a "must-see." ‘Heaven on Fire,’ a survey of over sixty (60) artworks by Barbara Earl Thomas, with work spanning from the early 1980s to present. Included in this exhibition are paintings, prints, glass sculpture, paper cuts, and a site-specific installation including the artist’s writings.

 

robyRoby King Galleries, 176 Winslow Way, opens with “Artistic Trifccta,” an exhibition of all gallery artists. The artists are donating 10% of sales this month to the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, and the gallery is matching that amount.

 

 

 

theislandThe Island Gallery, 400 Winslow Way, presents new work from twelve of the artists it represents: Paintings and Prints: Irene Yesley, Renée Jameson, Karen Chaussabel, Andrea Lawson, Gerardo Aguayo, Lisa Wederquist; Furniture and Sculpture: Wendy Dunder, Carl Yurdin, Tom Johnson, Chris Thompson; Textiles: Mary Jaeger; and Ceramics: Delores Fortuna. Also introducing New Artists Chiho Kuwayama (Textiles) and Joan Cihak (Ceramic Jewelry). Ranger and the Re-Arrangers will play in concert on the plaza.

Calendar of art walks and special events January 3 – 9

First Wednesday

Wallingford Art Walk, 6pm-9pm, from May-October.  Call 206.547.5177 or visit info@oasisinseattle.com

First Thursday

Gallery Walks in Pioneer Square and the Seattle Art Museum area, 6pm-8pm. Downtown Museum and Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park are free all day on First Thursdays. Maps: www.firstthursdayseattle.com

First Friday

Anacortes Galleries are open from 6pm-9pm.  Call 360.293.6938 for information.

Bainbridge Island Galleries are open from 5pm-8 or 9pm.

Bellingham Downtown Art Walk from 6pm-10pm.  Visit www.downtownbellingham.com/gallerywalk/

Bremerton Gallery Walk, 5pm-8pm, in Downtown Bremerton.

Ellensburg Art Walk, 5pm-7:30pm, in Historic Downtown Ellensburg.

Fremont Art Walk, 6pm-9pm.  Visit http://fremontfirstfriday.com/

Issaquah Art Walk, 5pm-9pm, from May-September only, in Downtown Issaquah.

Sequim Art Walk, 5pm-8pm, in Downtown Sequim.

Vashon Island Gallery Cruise, 6pm-9pm.  Call Silverwood Gallery 206.463.1722.

First Saturday

Langley on Whidbey Island Art Walk in the galleries, 5pm-7pm.

Port Townsend Art Walk, 5:30pm-8:30pm.  Call Ancestral Spirits Gallery at 360.385.0078.

Quilcene Art Walk, 11am-6pm. Email info@olympicartgallery.com.

First Friday openings around Puget Sound

anchor Anchor Art Space, 216 Commercial Avenue in Anacortes, is featuring Ford Gilbreath’s audio and video work for a two-month screening.  “Margaret Makes Art, 2009,” is a close-up view of a miniature landscape made by Margaret Lewis Gilbreath, circa 1985. Moon Root, 2002,” is a long, slow look at the moon through a telescope, and roots underground through a cystoscope. Also continuing through November is “Four Friends/New Work,” long time friends Russ Prather, Carol Phillips, John Harmon and Jean Behnke for an inspiring exhibition of diverse work.The gallery will be open for the Anacortes Art Walk on November 5 from 6-9pm.

 

bainbridge Bainbridge Arts and Crafts, 151 Winslow Way, has several artists creating “Patterns” through November 29. Each artist in BAC’s November exhibition creates patterns in their work, each in their own way, using repeating lines, grids, forms and colors. Some walk the straight and narrow; others bob and weave. A reception for the artists takes place during the Bainbridge Art Walk from 6-8pm. Shown: Lynnette Sandbloom, Poetic Activity.

“Every Figure Tells a Story” opens at Roby King Galleries, 176 Winslow Way on Bainbrdige Island, from 6-8pm. The show continues through November 27.

 

scottmilo Scott-Milo Gallery, 420 Commercial Avenue in Anacortes, presents new oils on canvas by Lorna Libert of Bellingham from 6-9pm in a reception for the artist. Also showing are oils by Diane Ainsworth, oils by Keith Sorenson, color photographs by Randy Dana, mixed media by Renate Trapkowski and oils by Dederick Ward. Shown: Lorna Libert’s Committee.

theislandgallery “Brick and Mortar,” fiber and metal  sculptures of Britt Rynearson opens at The Island Gallery in their new location at 106 Madison Avenue on Bainbridge Island in a reception from 6-8pm. Britt has shown her work in juried exhibitions at the Philadelphia Museum, American Craft Council, the Bellevue Art Museum, and the Smithsonian, among others.

Gallery walks and openings on First Friday in October

 

Arts on the Boulevard,  210  W. Evergreen Blvd. Ste. 300 in Vancouver, WA, opens from 5-9pm with “Urbanology, Exploring the Contemporary Figure.” The show featuring the works of Gig Harbor artist, Chuck Gumpert, runs through October 30. Shown: Leaving Dublin.

 

Allied Arts of Whatcom County , 1418 Cromwell, continues the 2010 Juried Artist series with “Aesthetic Expressions.” The opening night celebration takes place from 6-10pm during the Downtown Bellingham Art Walk  http://www.downtownbellingham.com/artwalk/ .

 

“Four Friends: new work,” opens at Anchor Art Space, 216 Commercial Avenue in Anacortes, in a reception during the Anacortes Art Walk from 6-9pm. Shown at the right:  Disposable, at one time Unknown by Jean Behnke.

 

Bainbridge Arts and Crafts, 151 Winslow Way are working together to demonstrate the strong connections between art and nature to bring “Messages from the Land,” an exhibition of sculpture, weaving, photography and painting inspired by nature. The opening reception is from 6-8pm, and the exhibitions run through November 1. Also on view is “Inside and Outside the Line: Gillian Bull and Nana Kuo.”  Shown at the left: Diana Liljelund, Blakely Harbor Passage.

 

Honey Salon, 310 W. Holly in Bellingham, is a hair salon, but they become a gallery tonight from 6-9pm during the Bellingham Downtown Art Walk, as they have a reception for artist, Jackie Webley’s art exhibition, “with friends, adventures, ideas and projects,” which runs through October 29 at the salon. Kim Wright is the curator.

“Printmaking 2010: Invitational,”  is on view at Roby King Galleries, 176 Winslow Way E. on Bainbridge Island, at a reception from 6-8pm. The show is up through October 30.

 

Amanda Houston’s oils and pastels are featured through November 2 at the Scott-Milo Gallery, 420 Commercial Avenue in Anacortes and available for viewing at an artist’s reception from 6-9pm during the Anacortes Art Walk. Also showing are pastels by Sandy Byers, oils by Don deLlamas, large format photographs by Dick Garvey and watercolors by Eric Wiegardt.  Shown at the right: Coast of Gold, by Amanda Houston.

 

The glass art of Ted Jolda and Carolyn Lutz is available for viewing at an artist reception from 6-8pm at The Island Gallery, 400 Winslow Way (new location).  Shown: A Family of Lescous.

First Friday September 3 openings around Puget Sound

The Arts 2010 Juried Artist series continues with “Remembrances” featuring Ann Chaikin and Jeanne Levasseur. The public is invited to the opening night celebration at the Allied Arts Gallery, 1418 Cornwall  in Downtown Bellingham, at Allied Arts of Whatcom County,  during the Bellingham Downtown Art Walk: Friday September 3, from 6pm to 10pm. There will be an exhibit walk-thru with the artists from 6pm to 7pm on opening night.

Bainbridge Arts and Crafts, 151 Winslow, opens for the Bainbridge Art Walk from 6-8pm with “Timeless: Nature in Black and White,” six photographers who use the power of black and white. Also showing are“Reid Osaki: New Ceramics” and “Nature On Paper: Elizabeth Smith and Fumiko Kimura.” Shown at the left: Colleen Meachan, Oahu Sunrise.

 

Blue Horse Gallery, 301 W. Holly Street in Bellingham, opens from 6-10pm during the First Friday Downtown Bellingham Art Walk with an introduction to new gallery artists Neal Philpott, Jessica Kasparian, Lorraine Duncan, Nancy Emeral Haygeman, Sandra Taylor, and Brian Major. The opening reception will also celebrate the new gallery ownership. Shown: Neal Philpott, Over The Edge.

The newly-expanded Gasworks Gallery, 3815  4th Ave NE in Seattle, is sponsoring a First Friday and open studio event and paint dancing from 8-10pm. The gallery is known for its food drives for Northwest Harvest and was featured on King TV Channel 5 delivering 90 pounds of potatoes.

Scott-Milo Gallery, 1910 Cedar Springs Lane in Anacortes, opens for the Anacortes Art Walk from 6-9pm with new acrylics by Jennifer Bowman. Also showing are watercolors from Jack Dorsey, watercolors by April Nelson, acrylics by Jed Dorsey and paintings on stone by Ken Wachtveitl. During the opening, Bowman will have a painting demonstration. Shown: Poppies in Harmony by Jennifer Bowman.

The Island Gallery, is having a grand opening celebration during the Bainbridge Art Walk at their new location at 400 Winslow Way East #120. The new gallery is at the corner of Winslow Way and Ericksen across from the Town & Country Market. Ranger and the Re-Arrangers will entertain. Shown at the right and installed outside the gallery: Tangerine Blade by James Kelsey.

Debra Van Tuinen, owner of Van Tuinen Art , 1801 West Bay Drive NW in Olympia,  is hosting September Wine and Art Friday from 4-6pm.  She will display and explain the process of encaustic while working on new pieces, and provide wine for all. Call  360.359.2601 to tell her you’re coming!

Waterworks Gallery, located in Friday Harbor at 315 Argyle Street, celebrates 25 years in business with a special exhibition of the work abstract paintings by Caroline James. After completing her MFA at the University of Saskatchewan, James was nominated for both the Governor General’s Medal For Excellence in Thesis Work, as well as the University of Saskatchewan Graduate Thesis Award for Fine Arts and Humanities and subsequently won further recognition in her field as the recipient of the latter award. The exhibition will be up through September 14, and the gallery is hosting an informal reception to meet the artist from 5-8pm. Shown at the left: Hornby Island Landscape: Snow on the Beach.

New shows around Puget Sound on June 4

Allied Arts of Whatcom County, continues with “Bellingham by Land, Sea & Sky” featuring Ron Pattern and James Williamson. The public is invited to the opening night celebration held during the Bellingham Art Walk from 6pm to 10pm. There will be an exhibit walk through with the artist from 6pm to 7pm on opening night. The show runs through June 26.

Bainbridge Arts and Crafts, 151 Winslow Way E., opens for the Bainbridge Art Walk from 6-8pm with “The Shell,” an exploration by gallery artists using sculpture, painting, photography, and metaphor. The show continues until June 29. Shown: Laurel Lukaszewski, Memory of the Sea.

The Gasworks Gallery, 3815 4th. Ave. NE in Seattle, celebrates the delivery of mass spuds to Northwest Harvest with their annual summer party and studio opening from 8-10pm. Storable food  items for the Northwest Harvest are welcomed.

Pottery Northwest, 226 First Avenue North in Seattle, opens “Four by Four #2” in a reception from 6-8pm. Residents Alicia Basinger, Erin Campbell, Alya Khan, and Natsue Makino have each invited a guest who has impacted their work in some meaningful way. As the show name implies, this is the second in the Four by Four gallery series featuring gallery artists and also new/up-and-coming (and some established, but non-Seattle-area) artists.

Scott-Milo Gallery, 1004 Commercial Avenue in Anacortes, opens for the Anacortes Art Walk with “Watercolors & Acrylics” by Greg Prince of Snohomish. Also showing are oils by Diane Ainsworth, pastels by Coizie Bettinger, watercolors by Helen Brown and oils by Keith Sorenson.The reception with the artists is Friday, June 4 from 6-9pm and artist Greg Prince will be doing a painting demonstration during the reception. The show closes June 29.

The Island Gallery, 100/106 Madison Avenue on Bainbridge Island, opens “Animals ~ Artists, Mystery & Inspiration,” in an online virtual exhibition at www.theislandgallery.net/shop/ . The show features the work of a group of artists who share their insights into the relationship between animals and man. Shown: a piece by James Kelsey.