arts»Visual Arts Come watch her work on Nov. 3 and 10 and Dec. 1 and 15. Cornish Alumni Gallery, 1000 Lenora St., 726-5011, cornish.edu. Mon.–Fri., noon–5 p.m.; Sat., noon–4 p.m. Through Dec. 15.
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Openings & Events JULIE ALPERT Her dramatic installation Tableau Vivant
incorporates hand-painted wood cutouts, bits of fabric, and paint to create a theatrical backdrop. Also on view, some of her smaller watercolors. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Gallery4Culture, 101 Prefontaine Place S. (Tashiro Kaplan Building), 296-7580, 4culture.org. Opens Nov. 1. Mon.–Fri., 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Nov. 30. ARREST ME Juried by the Frye’s Scott Lawrimore, this annual competition features more than a dozen local and national artists. First Thursday reception, 5–8 p.m. Punch Gallery, 119 Prefontaine Place S. (Tashiro Kaplan Building), 621-1945, punchgallery.org. Opens Nov. 1. Thurs.–Sat., noon–5 p.m. Through Dec. 15. ART AT WORK OPENING PARTY Celebrate Art at Work Month with music by the Tacoma Youth Symphony, appetizers, dessert, and a no-host bar. Tacoma Art Museum, 1701 Pacific Ave., 253-272-4258, tacomaart museum.org. Free. Thurs., Nov. 1, 6–8:30 p.m. ARTIST TRUST AWARDS PARTY Mia McEldowney and ArtsWA, both 2012 grant recipients and Creative Catalyst Award honorees, are celebrated in an evening that includes live music, art, and nibbles from Wolfgang Puck. Experience Music Project, 325 Fifth Ave. N., 2922787, empsfm.org. $25–$50. Thurs., Nov. 1, 6:30–8:30 p.m.
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The Great Soul of Russia Nov 13
Reading series by members of The Seagull Project. November’s reading is Mother Russia.
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David Nixon, filmmaker, musician, and philosophy professor, uses music and animation to share two true stories about his family.
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ARTISTS UNITED ANNUAL ART FAIR
Demonstrations, raffles and original art from local artists are featured., artistsunitedclub.com. Burien Community Center, 425 S.W. 144th St., Des Moines, 206-988-3700, burienparks.net. Sat., Nov. 3, T H I S CO D E 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. TO DOWNLOAD THE FREE SARAH AWAD In SEATTLE WEEKLY Transference and IPHONE/ANDROID APP Speculation, she shows a FOR MORE EVENTS OR VISIT diverse group of paintings, seattleweekly.com with influences ranging from classical to modern. Also showing: Jenny Heishman’s first sculpture show, Band Practice. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. James Harris Gallery, 312 Second Ave. S., 903-6220, jamesharrisgallery.com. Opens Nov. 1. Thurs.–Sat., 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Nov. 30. BAM’S FREE FIRST FRIDAY Here’s your chance to check out the museum’s current exhibit of fiber and textile art. Bellevue Arts Museum, 510 Bellevue Way N.E., 425-519-0770, bellevuearts.org. Free. First Friday of every month, 11 a.m.–5 p.m. KELLY BJORK & LENAE DAY Bjork shows airy drawings with Day’s photography and accompanying short stories. First Thursday reception, 5–9 p.m. Corridor Gallery, 306 S. Washington St., 856-7037, tklofts.com. Opens Nov. 2. Fri., Sat., noon–5 p.m. Through Nov. 30. DIA DE LOS MUERTOS FESTIVAL TAM is partnering with Centro Latino and Proyecto MoLE to present a Day of the Dead celebration that includes art, live music, food, and art-making activities for the family. Tacoma Art Museum. Thurs., Nov. 1, 6 p.m. EQUINE, BOVINE, CANINE, FELINE… Contemplating the animal kingdom are David Brody, John Fadeff, Moira Hahn, Randy Hayes, Carolyn Krieg, Sherry Markovitz, Glenn Rudolph, Robert Schlegel, Fred Stonehouse, and Peter Zokosky. Opening reception: 2–4 p.m. Sat., Nov. 3. Prographica, 3419 E. Denny Way, 322-3851, prographica drawings.com. Opens Nov. 3, Wed.–Sun., noon–5 p.m. Through Dec. 8. BASO FIBONACCI The Pioneer Square artist unveils new paintings, many with an animal theme. Call for ongoing hours. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Zeitgeist Art and Coffee, 171 S. Jackson St., 583-0497, zeitgeistcoffee.com. Thurs., Nov. 1.
ROOM 104 GRAND OPENING
Karen Hackenberg’s flotsam art, at Bainbridge Arts and Crafts.
KAREN HACKENBERG In Watershed, she meticulously
depicts “post-consumer” landscape via dislocated, discarded, mass-produced objects that often wash up on the beach. Also Showing: Lost and Found, featuring several Northwest artists. Gallery talk: Shane Miller, 12:30 p.m. Sat., Nov. 3. Bainbridge Arts and Crafts, 151 Winslow Way E., 206-842-3132, bacart.org. Opens Nov. 2. Mon.–Sat., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Dec. 3. HANDBOUND Eroyn Franklin, Kelly Froh, Max Clotfelter and a dozen others present original art, sketches, ephemera, and books. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Also see related exhibit of books and zines at The Vera Project, 10:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Sat., Nov. 3. Soil Gallery, 112 Third Ave. S. (Tashiro Kaplan Building), 264-8061, soilart.org. Wed.–Sat., noon–5 p.m. Through Dec. 2. STEPHANIE HARGRAVE Organic forms and nature figure in the large paintings presented in Rubia. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Patricia Rovzar Gallery, 1225 Second Ave., 223-0273, rovzargallery.com. Opens Nov. 1. Mon.–Sun., 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Nov. 25. HOMAGE TO ELLES Gala Bent, Julie Blackmon, Nealy Blau, Diem Chau, Laurie Danial, and others contribute to this rotating selection of works. Artists’ reception: 6 p.m. Thurs., Nov. 1. G. Gibson Gallery, 300 S. Washington St. (Tashiro Kaplan Building), 587-4033, ggibsongallery.com. Wed.–Sat., 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Dec. 22. PETER JUVONEN His large, abstract, colorful paintings are shown. First Friday reception, 6–8 p.m. Roby King Galleries, 176 Winslow Way E., Bainbridge Island, robykinggalleries.com. Opens Nov. 1. Tues.–Sat., 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Through Dec. 1. THE MAGICAL JOURNEY Featured are Frank Dobrushken’s photography, Don Haggerty’s figurative paintings, Judith Heim’s collages, and Roger Shurtleff’s sculpture. Artists’ reception: 5–7 p.m. Thurs., Nov. 1. Shoreline City Hall, 17500 Midvale Ave. N., 417-4645, Mon.–Fri., 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Jan. 25. JEREMY MANGAN In Congratulations, Canyon he depicts rustic structures and rural scenes from the Pacific Northwest. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Linda Hodges Gallery, 316 First Ave. S., 624-3034, lindahodgesgallery.com. Opens Nov. 1. Tues.–Sat., 10:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Dec. 1. ERIC MEAD & PAULA STOKES In Transformation, Mead works in glass to follow the patterns of Stokes’ paintings. First Thursday reception, 5–8 p.m. Artist reception, 6 p.m. Wed., Nov. 14. Call for hours. Shift Collaborative Studio, 306 S. Washington St. (Tashiro Kaplan Building), 547-1215, shiftstudio.org. Nov. 1–Dec. 1. MOVING FORWARD The gallery celebrates its expansion with new furniture and paintings. First Friday reception, 6–8 p.m., with music by Ranger & the Re-Arrangers. The Island Gallery, 400 Winslow Way E., Bainbridge Island, 206-780-9500, theislandgallery.net. Opens Nov. 2. Mon.– Sat., 11 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sun., 1–5 p.m. Through Nov. 30.
ART • FREMONT Venues include WALK
Activspace, Fremont Brewing Co., 509 Winery and Tasting Room, Caffé Vita, and Fremont Abbey. (See fremontfirstfriday. com for other participating venues on the walk.) 6–9 p.m. Fri. Nov. 2.
CHRISTINA CARLYLE REED Featuring sculptural
prints on metal and wood, prints, and other works, her West Meets East is partly inspired by travels in India. First Thursday reception, 5–8 p.m. Pratt Gallery at Tashiro Kaplan Studios, 312 S. Washington St., Ste. 1A, 328-2200, pratt.org. Opens Nov. 1. Wed.–Sat., noon–5 p.m. Through Nov. 30. SUSAN ROBB She will create sculptures with local, national, and international artists, using Skype video calls in this interactive performance piece.
Fred Stonehouse’s Marsh Cat, at Prographica.
Gallery artists present new works in this new venue’s debut show. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Tashiro Kaplan Building, 310 S. Washington St., 223-1160, tklofts.com. Opens Nov. 1. Wed.–Sat., 10:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Dec. 15. HARRIET SANDERSON Uneasy Landscapes covers 25 years of her art in diverse media. Opening reception, 6:30 p.m. Fri., Nov. 2. Kirkland Arts Center, 620 Market St., Kirkland, 425822-7161, kirklandartscenter.org. Opens Nov. 2. Sat., 11 a.m.–5 p.m.; Mon.–Fri., 11 a.m.–6 p.m. Through Dec. 15. DAVID SCHWARZ Architecture/Nature contains his glass plates and vessels. Also on view: wooden sculpture by Paul Vexler, some with gears and moving parts. Call for hours. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Foster/White Gallery, 220 Third Ave. S., 622-2833, fosterwhite.com. Nov. 1–24. THE SEDUCTION OF COLOR Local photography collector Robert E. Jackson, whose trove exceeds 8,000 color snapshots, is represented both with a show and new monograph for sale. First Thursday reception, 5–7 p.m. Paper Hammer, 1400 Second Ave., 682-3820, paperhammer.com. Opens Nov. 1. Mon.–Sat., 11 a.m.– 6 p.m. Through Dec. 29. JOHN SLOAN Sixty vintage Sloan etchings satirize the mores and manners of the 1890s through the Depression Era and Ashcan School. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Davidson Galleries, 313 Occidental Ave. S., 6241324, davidsongalleries.com. Opens Nov. 2, Tues.–Sat., 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m. Through Dec. 1. SONYA STOCKTON Her paintings ask Am I Woman? Also showing: Still Time for Woman’s Lib?, whimsical photos of dolls in incongruous settings by Fab Rideti. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Artists’ reception with lecture: 5–8 p.m. Sat., Nov. 3. Gallery 110, 110 Third Ave. S. (Tashiro Kaplan Building), 624-9336, gallery110.com. Opens Nov. 1. Wed.–Sat., noon–5 p.m. Through Dec. 1. RAY TURNER In Population, he shows 200 portraits rendered in glass, some depicting members of the Tacoma community. Artist reception: 7–10 p.m. Sat., Nov. 10. Artist talk: 4 p.m. Thurs., Nov. 1 at UPS, Rausch Auditorium. Museum of Glass, 1801 E. Dock St., Tacoma, 253-284-4750, museumofglass.org. $5–$20, free to members. Opens Nov. 3. Tues.–Sat., 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Sun., noon–5 p.m. Through Feb. 3. TERRY TURRELL Modestly scaled figures (animal, bird and human) constructed from wood, tin, and mixed media and elaborately surfaced narrative paintings abound in Hindsight. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Grover/ Thurston Gallery, 319 Third Ave. S., 223-0816, grover thurston.com. Opens Nov. 1. Tues.–Sat., 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Dec. 21. UN-WEDGED Over 20 artists from all over the United States, Canada, and Mexico exhibit functional and sculptural ceramics and other work. Opening reception, 6 p.m. Sat., Nov. 3. Pottery Northwest, 226 First Ave. N., 285-4421, potterynorthwest.org. Opens Nov. 6. Tues.–Fri., 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Through Nov. 30. ANDY WARHOL’S FLOWERS FOR TACOMA In celebration of the 30th anniversary of Warhol’s proposal for decorating the Tacoma Dome, his flowers and proposed design are shown. Workshop: Print It! 10 a.m. Sat., Nov., 3. Lecture: Adorning the Dome, 2 p.m. Sat., Nov. 3. Reception: Hop Art Ale, 3 p.m. Sat., Nov. 3. New Year’s Eve Bash, Studio 54 at TAM, Mon., Dec. 31. (The show opens Sat., Nov. 3.) Tacoma Art Museum. Wed.–Sun., 10 a.m.–5 p.m.; Thurs., 10 a.m.– 8 p.m. Through Feb. 10. JERRY WINGREN & VICTORIA JOHNSON His wooden sculptures and her colorful abstract paintings are shown. First Thursday reception, 6–8 p.m. Lisa Harris Gallery, 1922 Pike Place, 443-3315, lisaharrisgallery.com. Opens Nov. 1. Mon.–Sat., 10:30 a.m.– 5:30 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.–4 p.m. Through Dec. 2. ADRIAN WYARD Her photographs from Georgia, Paris, and London are of textures and geometries. Also showing: The Seattle Weavers Guild Putting the Art in Fiber Arts—Proud Past, Dynamic Future. Opening reception 7–10 p.m. Sat., Nov. 3. Art/Not Terminal Gallery, 2045 Westlake Ave., 233-0680, antgallery.org. Opens Nov. 3. Mon.–Sat., 11 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun., noon– 5 p.m. Through Nov. 29.
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