Posts Tagged ‘Kirkland art galleries’

June Feature Artists’ Show Opens Tonight at Parklane Gallery

parklaneThe June feature artists’ show at the Parklane Gallery, 130 Park Lane in Kirkland opens from 5-8pm tonight for the Kirkland Art Walk.  The artists on view are:

 Lena Leitzke presents “Roads Around the World” incoporating  views with her impressionistic landscapes that reflect exotic differences and similarities in the countries she has visited.

Dakota Dean presents “A Delicate Force, Street Art on Canvas” depicting those powerful moments of peace and serenity yet simultaneously powerful in energy.

Also showing is CJ Peltz,  a figurative sculptor residing and working in the Pacific Northwest

Kirkland Art Walk New Shows May 12 from 5-8pm

howard“Wanderlust – Invitational Landscape Exhibition” is on view through June 4th at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland with the opening reception Friday, May 12th from 5-8pm. When the itch to wander beckons, artists answer the summons with the spirit of an explorer and the anticipation of discovery. The Wanderlust exhibition pays homage to traditional representations of the landscape, with each artist bringing one or more new works that showcase his or her signature vision and styleFeatured are new paintings by Brent Cotton, Douglas Fryer, Renato Muccillo, Teresa Saia and many more. Shown: Thistle Creek In Spring by Douglas Fryer.

 

 

parklaneThe Parklane Gallery, 130 Park Lane, celebrates the 25th year of their Annual International Juried Miniature Show with  300 tiny treasures from round the world, on view through June 4. . They  even provide magnifying glasses so you can examine the awe-inspiring intricate details. There will be an reception for the artists during the Kirkland Art Walk on May 12 from 5-8pm. Free parking  under the Kirkland Library.

Parklane Gallery Artists’ Reception Tonight from 5-8pm

parklaneParklane Gallery, 130 Park Lane in Kirkland, opens for an artists’ reception tonight from 5-8pm with: Adrenne, an eclectic artist currently working in digital media presents: "Digitized", with abstracts, expressive still-life’s and northwest landscapes; also showing is Ann Gan’s "American Landscape in Chinese Painting (水墨畫中的美國山水)", expressing the love of her favorite places in America in ink & watercolor on rice paper and silk. 

Craig Kosak Dreams April 8 at Howard/Mandville

howard“Dreamers,” new works by award-winning artist Craig Kosak opens April 8 from 2-4 pm at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland. The show is a new series of contemporary wildlife paintings infused with shimmering light and messages that are unique for each viewer. Meet the artist tomorrow, April 8 from 2-4pm. The show continues through April 30.  Shown: The Dream of When We Could Fly.

Kirkland Gallery Openings Today and Tomorrow

howardmHoward/Mandville Gallery, 120 Parklane,  presents  “A Contemporary Showcase,” on view from March 11 – April 2. Meet the artists on Saturday, March 11 from 1-4pm. Showing are new works by Quincy Anderson, Susan Faust, Melanie Ferguson, Chuck Gumpert, Tracey Lane, Christipher Mathie & Leo Osborne.  Shown: Butterfly Effect VII by Chuck Gumpert

 

 

 

Kirkland Arts Center, 620 Market Street opens from 6-8:30pm on Friday, March 10 for their new show (Dis)Connected. Featured artists are Humaira Abid, Jonathan Wakuda Fischer, Troy Gua, Leslie Harriel, and many more.

 

 

parklaneParklane Gallery, 130 Park Lane, opens Friday, March 10 from 5-8pm with Heidi Barnett’s “Symphony of Color.” Barnett, affectionately dubbed the “Q-Tip Artist” by her fans, experiments with palette knives, fingers, and a variety of eclectic tools to create a unique pointillist style. Also showing is “Spring Impressions,” floral paintings by Anne Waters. Waters  represents flowers in the bold and soft color palettes.. Also showing are rock sculptures by guest artist Nicky Oberholtzer  Shown at the right by Heidi Barnett.

 

 

Recently opened at  Ryan James Fine Arts, 11905 124th. Ave. NE, is “4.2/NO.” Featured are  four contemporary emerging Seattle artists; Kimberly Balla, Bonnie Smerdon, Qin Tan, & Laura Viola Preciado.

Art From The Heart Showing at Parklane Gallery

parklaneParklane Gallery, 130 Park Lane  in Kirkland, presents featured artists in a show called “Art from the heART” February 7 through March 5. Showing are Lois Haskell “Views From the Easel,” and Ruby Lindner, “"The view through an abstract kaleidoscope".  Gallery artists will present  a special showing of Valentines Day art with an accompanying holiday table for small gifts of art. Shown: by Lois Haskell.

Collecting Art Is Not Just For The Very Rich

Opening tonight from 6-8pm at the Kirkland Arts Center, 621 Market Street in Kirkland, is an exhibition of artists’ collections. In their press release the center says, “Despite big flashy headlines about expensive sales of art and news about billionaire collectors and dealers, collecting art is not just for the very rich. There are a myriad of small collections in private homes, by individuals with different means, who do not collect for the investment but for how it touches their soul, what pleasure the piece brings: for their love of art. Among those smaller collectors are artists, whose collections may be seen as an expression of their aesthetics and of their intellectual exploration.”

Parklane Gallery’s Winter Show of Small Works

parklane"The Winter Show of Small Works" is showing through January 1 at the Parklane Gallery, 130 Park Lane in Kirkland.

Jensen and Mueller Shows at Parklane Gallery in Kirkland

Featured artists through December 4 at the Parklane Gallery, 130 Park Lane in Kirkland are: Marne Jensen, "A Sense of Place," and Rachel Mueller’s, “From My Collection.” Jensen’s palette ranges from tranquil to vibrant, as she shares her journey between impressionism and abstraction inspired by the colors and shapes of nature Mueller’s show  is a retrospective that combines oil paintings and sculptures, reflecting her respect for animals and the human form.

26th Annual Small Works Invitational Opens at Howard/Mandville

howardmHoward/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland, hosts a reception November 19 from 5:30-7pm for the 26th Annual Small Works Invitational on view through December 4. The show features a selection of small format paintings by over 50 regional and nationally known artists. Shown:  Simone by Zhaoming Wu 

Connie Townsend’s Animal Art at Howard/Mandville

howardHoward/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland, shows the playful side of art featuring the art of Connie Townsend. Aside from her own original art, she also does pet portraits. Connie supports animal rescue/adoption centers, including but not limited to: 2nd Chance Center For Animals | Border Collie Rescue of Arizona | Red Rose Inspirations | Paw Placement.  Shown: Sunglass Mutt by Connie Townsend

Howard/Mandville Gallery American Impressionist Society Show

howardmandvilleOpening September 29 at  the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland is the 17th Annual American Impressionist  Society National Juried Exhibition. AIS Master, Calvin Liang, will be the judge of awards this year. Opening reception and awards presentation will be held on Thursday, September 29 from 5 to 8pm. Calvin will also present a free painting demonstration on Friday, September 30th from 6 to 8pm. The exhibition runs through October 30. In conjunction with this event, on Saturday, October 1, an all member plein air paint out will take place along the shores of Lake Washington in downtown Kirkland. Members will spend the day creating works en plein air. The pieces will then be displayed and offered for sale back at the gallery from 2-4pm. Shown: Knitters Gift by Adam Clague

A Contemporary Showcase Opens at Howard/Mandville

hoardOpening in a reception  on August 12 from 5-8pm at Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland, is “A Contemporary Showcase.”  Showing are new works from familiar gallery artists Quincy Anderson, Leslie Balleweg, Rich Bowman, Melanie Ferguson, Chuck Gumpert, Craig Kosak, Tracey Lane, Christopher Mathie, Steve Reinmuth  and Sharon Spencer plus new gallery artists Corinne Geertsen and Agnieszka Pilat. The show runs through September 4.

Howard/Mandville Features Suko and Kustusch Exhibition

howardJoin the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland, for a two-person show featuring new works by Ezra Suko and Lindsey Kustusch.  Both artists will be attending the opening night preview on July 23 from 5-7pm  and would love to meet you and discuss their work. The show runs through August 7. Shown: As the day Drew On by Lindsey Kustusch

Calendar of Art Walks and Events Through July 17

Second Wednesday

Wallingford Art Walk starts at 6pm each month. Visit www.Wallingford.org

 

Second Thursday

Gig Harbor Art Walk along the waterfront in the summer until 8pm. www.gigharborguide.com

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 – 8pm.capitolhillartwalk.com

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 – 9pm.westseattleartwalk.blogspot.com

 

July 15 – 17

Kirkland Uncorked, Kirkland’s Waterfront Art Festival. Visit www.kirklanduncorked.com.

 

Sequim Arts Studio Tour, in conjunction with the Sequim Lavender Festival features a dynamic group of North Olympic Peninsula artists. Visit www.sequimarts.org.

 

Art Jam 2016. Art show and sale happening at the Rock Hollow Farm, 10am – 5pm. Part of the Sequim Lavender Festival. For location visit www.rockhollowarts.com. Agathering” of artists sharing their creativity, techniques & enthusiasm….all happening in the barn….at: Rock Hollow Farm!

 

July 16 – 17

Gig Harbor Summer Art Festival on historic waterfront combines sunshine with art and music. Visit www.peninsulaartleague.com.

 

Skagit Artists Together Annual Studio Tour from Sedro-Wooley to Conway, La Conner, Mt. Vernon, and Anacortes. Visit www.skagitartiststogether.com.