Posts Tagged ‘Kirkland art galleries’

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


Second Thursday

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

Blitz, Capitol Hill’s Art Walk is from 5 –

West Seattle Art Walk is from 6 –


July 15 – 17

Kirkland Uncorked, Kirkland’s Waterfront Art Festival. Visit


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


Art Jam 2016. Art show and sale happening at the Rock Hollow Farm, 10am – 5pm. Part of the Sequim Lavender Festival. For location visit 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


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

Renato Muccillo New Work at Howard/Mandville June 11

howardOpening June 11 from 5-7pm at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland, is “Expressions of Nature,” new paintings by Renato Muccillo. A member of the Federation of Canadian Artists (FCA), he received three awards in 2003 at juried shows hosted by the organization. At the Changing Light show, he was awarded both a People’s Choice Award and an Award of Excellence. The artist also won an Award of Excellence at Altered States, the federation’s abstract art exhibit. The show runs through July 10. Shown: Valley Fires.

Howard/Mandville Gallery Showcases Fred Calleri & Teresa Saia

howardmanvilleA two-person show featuring new paintings by Fred Calleri and Teresa Saia opens in a reception from 5-7pm today at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland. Teresa Saia is an established member of the Seattle art community and has developed a strong following with both private and corporate collectors as she has won many competitions. Calleri’s studies of masters such as Zorn, Sargent, Vermeer, Sorolla as well as living masters has inspired him to create classic and romantic images using the master’s palette and mood for an emotional reaction. The historical or ‘period’ nature of the work lends itself to a style and palette that he enjoys and reaches back to a seemingly simpler time. Shown: Autumn Begins by Teresa Saia.

A Sense of Place Opening at Howard/Mandville in Kirkland

howard“A Sense of Place,” featuring new works by Diane Ainsworth, Marc Bohne, Mark Boyle, Alfred Currier, Michael Ferguson, Kim Matthews Wheaton and Romona Youngquist, opens tonight from 5-7pm at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland. Each artist will present a selection of five to seven new paintings reflecting his/her connection to the land and will be in attendance at the opening night reception. Shown: Skagit Blooms by Alfred Currier.

Kent Lovelace Show Opens at Howard/Mandville March 19

howardHoward/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland, introduces Kent Lovelace’s newest work, which gives  an intimate view of his Whidbey Island surroundings, revealing his reverence for the natural world.  This collection focuses on the many species of birds that frequent his property as well as landscapes from around Whidbey and neighboring Skagit Valley.  Kent’s unique medium of oil on copper dates back to classical 15th C. Renaissance techniques. The artist’s reception is on Saturday evening, March 19 from 5-7pm.  Shown: Cameron Morning, oil on copper.

Shining the Light on Anne Schreivogl at Howard/Mandville

howardHoward/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland, shines the spotlight on Anne Schreivogl during the Kirkland Art Walk tonight from 5-8pm. Seattle native Schreivogl has been the subject of numerous media articles in the northwest, most recently in American Art Collector, October 2009, and named Best of the West for the Northwest by Southwest Art Magazine, August 2006. She was also the featured poster artist for the Anacortes Jazz Festival (2004, 2005), the Anacortes Arts Festival (2006), among others. Her work can be found in public and private collections nationwide. Shown: Celebration.

Winter Showcase Unveils February 12 at Howard/Mandville

howardmandvilleThe  Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland, unveils their new show, “Winter Showcase,” in a reception February 12 from  5-8pm. Included in the show are new works by gallery artists as well  introducing new artists: painters George Bodine, Marc Bohne, Dan Brown, Craig Kosak, and Mary Qian, plus bronze artist Melissa Cooper and ceramic artist Melanie Ferguson. Shown: Elice by Mary Qian. “Winter Showcase” runs through March 6.

“Homage to Nature” Opens at Howard/Mandville in Kirkland

howard“Homage to Nature,” featuring works by Quincy Anderson, Kathleen Earthrowl, Michael Ferguson, Craig Kosak, Tracey Lane, Christopher Mathie & Leo Osborne, opens during the Kirkland Art Walk on January 8 from 5-8pm at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Parklane. Shown: Lakeside by Christopher Mathie 

Andre Kohn Show Now at Howard/Mandville Gallery


A preeminent leader of Figurative Impressionism, Andre Kohn, is currently showing his latest work at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland. Now living in America, the Russian artist received a formal art education from the University of Moscow where he studied with members of the last great generation of Russian Impressionists. The show continues until December 6. Shown: Stiletto’s – Series #21 24 x 10 Oil.

25th Annual Invitational Small Works Exhibition at Howard/Mandville Gallery in Kirkland through November 8

howardThe 25th Annual Invitational “Small Works Show” is currently on view at the Howard/Mandville Gallery, 120 Park Lane in Kirkland. Featured is a selection of small format paintings by over 80 regional and nationally-known artists. The annual event has become a tradition at the gallery and has gained a reputation among collectors who look forward to the show, closing this year on November  8. Shown: Barn Owl by Shawn Gould  8 x 6 Acrylic.