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Art: Art Show
Zhi LIN: In Search of the Lost History of Chinese Migrants and the Transcontinental Railroads
Tacoma Art Museum is honored to present an exhibition from internationally acclaimed Seattle artist Zhi LIN. His works focus on the experiences of 19th century Chinese laborers, whose vital story is nearly absent from American history books. Lin’s painting...
Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Sun 2/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Zhi LIN: In Search of the Lost History of Chinese Migrants and the Transcontinental Railroads
Tacoma Art Museum is honored to present an exhibition from internationally acclaimed Seattle artist Zhi LIN. His works focus on the experiences of 19th century Chinese laborers, whose vital story is nearly absent from American history books. Lin’s painting...
Tacoma Art Museum
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Sun 2/18/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Rainier League of Arts Show, "Fall Into Art"
Rainier League of Arts Show, "Fall Into Art" will be showing Sept. 12-Nov 9th from 9AM-4:30PM at Premier Gallery located at Puyallup Activity Center 210 W. Premier, Puyallup, WA. Show is open daily except weekends and holidays. There will be water col...
Puyallup Senior Activity Center
Puyallup, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Thu 11/9/17 at 9am-4:30am
Art: Art Show
Mare Made: An exhibit of the work of local artist Mare Blocker
Seattle native Mare Blocker has been making limited edition and unique books since 1979 and established the M Kimberly Press in 1984 when she bought her first Vandercook 219. Her work can be found in over 85 public collections and museums including the Mus...
University of Puget Sound – Collins Memorial Library
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Fri 1/19/18 at 9am-9pm
Art: Art Show
Tahoma Center Gallery - Cristina Ross
Cristina Ross's paintings focus on the effects of color. She is exhibiting color-schemed canvases and whimsical sceneries, and wall hangings made with driftwood, wood beads and felt.
Catholic Community Services
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Tue 10/31/17 at 8am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Spencer Finch: The Western Mystery
As the sun slips away and daylight turns into twilight, we become keenly attuned to the shifting colors of the sky and our surroundings. New York–based artist Spencer Finch has dedicated his practice to the study of light and color and the ways in which...
Olympic Sculpture Park
Seattle, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Mon 1/1/18 at 9am
Art: Gallery, Photography
City of Puyallup Art Show 5th Floor Gallery
Arts Downtown will be showing images of awarding winning photographer James Martinson Oct. 4 through December 2017. The show features dramatic shots of Street Photography and colorful images of Fine Art and Travel. Puyallup City Gallery is located at 333 ...
Puyallup City Hall
Puyallup, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Fri 12/29/17
Art: History/Science, Museum, Photography, Gallery, Art Show, Installations
Glastnost & Goodwill: Citizen Diplomacy in the Northwest
Glasnost and Goodwill: Citizen Diplomacy in the Northwest is a fascinating, in-depth exploration of how citizen diplomacy in Washington and the greater Northwest contributed to the thawing of the Cold War. Visitors will learn about people from Washington t...
Washington State History Museum
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Sun 1/21/18 at 10am till 5pm, 10am till 5pm
Art: Art Show
Guest Artist Series - September - October, 2017 - Town of Steilcoom
Enjoy a fine art show by local award winning artist, Marjorie A. Mankin at The Steilacoom Community Center, Fireside Gallery, from September 1 to October 30 2017. The show features: Watercolor, Acrylic, Collage, and Mixed Media pieces (some created with Co...
Steilacoom Community Center
Steilacoom, WA

Thu 10/19/17 at 9am-7:30pm
Fri 10/20/17 at 9am-4:30pm
Mon 10/23/17 - Thu 10/26/17 at 9am-7:30pm
Fri 10/27/17 at 9am-4:30pm
Mon 10/30/17 at 9am-7:30pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
African Renaissances
Things Fall Apart may be the title of a famous novel about Nigeria, but it also sums up a mistaken notion that the African continent is afflicted with only bad news. This installation offers a realistic vision by recognizing cultural leaders who preside...
Seattle Art Museum Downtown
Seattle, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Mon 10/23/17 at 10am
Tue 10/24/17 - Mon 10/30/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum
Common Pleasures: Art of Urban Life in Edo Japan
These paintings depict popular indulgences such as letting loose in the company of courtesans and seasonal events such as picnicking under cherry blossoms in the spring and dancing at festivals. The primary philosophical view of the time—“live for the mome...
Seattle Art Museum Downtown
Seattle, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum
Denzil Hurley: Disclosures
During recent visits to his birthplace of Barbados, Seattle-based painter Denzil Hurley started thinking about the history of provisional structures and the ingenuity required to build and mend things with only the available materials on the island. Hur...
Seattle Art Museum Downtown
Seattle, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Mon 10/23/17 at 10am
Wed 10/25/17 - Mon 10/30/17 at 10am
Wed 11/1/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum
Sam Gilliam
Sam Gilliam’s experimentations with paint in the 1950s and ‘60s opened doors to new possibilities within the innovative realm of abstraction. Inspired by a group of color-field painters who were active in Washington, DC, where he moved in 1962, Gilliam exp...
Seattle Art Museum Downtown
Seattle, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Mon 10/23/17 at 10am
Wed 10/25/17 - Mon 10/30/17 at 10am
Wed 11/1/17 - Mon 11/6/17 at 10am
Wed 11/8/17 - Mon 11/13/17 at 10am
Wed 11/15/17 - Mon 11/20/17 at 10am
Art: Ceramics/Pottery
Adult Pottery Class
The 6-week pottery classes at Throwing Mud Gallery are a mix of beginners to more experienced adult students, which encourages a cooperative learning environment. Classes are adjusted to your learning needs. If you are a beginner, you can learn at your own...
Throwing Mud Gallery
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/19/17 at 10am-12:30pm
Thu 10/19/17 at 6pm-8:30pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 10am-12:30pm
Mon 10/23/17 at 6pm-8:30pm
Tue 10/24/17 at 6pm-8:30pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect
On the 100th anniversary of the artist’s birth, Andrew Wyeth: In Retrospect examines the American master’s 75-year career.
Seattle Art Museum Downtown
Seattle, WA

Thu 10/19/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 10am
Tue 10/24/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 10am
Tue 10/31/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 10am
Tue 11/7/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 10am
Tue 11/14/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 10am
Art: Museum, Art Show, Gallery, History/Science
Free Third Thursday
Washington State History Museum offers free admission from 3:00 – 8:00 PM on the Third Thursday of every month. Come see Glasnost& Goodwill: Citizen Diplomacy in the Northwest before it closes January 21st. Third Thursdays are sponsored by Columbia Bank.
Washington State History Museum
Tacoma, WA

Thu 10/19/17 at 3pm-8pm
Thu 11/16/17 at 3pm-8pm
Art: Painting
Let's Paint Freedom
Let’s Paint FREEDOM If you could really immerse yourself in the energy of pure potentiality, what would that feel like for you? Your soul is your guide. And your soul is FREE! Let’s paint the energy of FREEDOM! CoyoteWeb “I am coyote....
Artful Dreamers Studio
Tacoma, WA

Fri 10/20/17 at 6:30pm-9:15pm
Art: Art Show
Storefronts UN[contained]: Artist Reception and Show
Storefronts UN[contained] is a new artist in residence program that supports artists of color and aims to create a platform for community dialogue around critical social issues.
Seattle Center
Seattle, WA

Sat 10/21/17 at 11:30am-3:30pm
Art: Art Show
Open House Artist Reception
Please join us Monday, October 23rd from 5-7pm as we celebrate and support local talent, Dave Bloomfield a.k.a STARHEADBOY!
Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital
Tacoma, WA

Mon 10/23/17 at 5pm-7pm
Art: Painting
Sacred Circle: Intuitive Painting
Artful Dreamers Studio
Tacoma, WA

Mon 10/23/17 at 6:30pm-9pm
Mon 10/30/17 at 6:30pm-9pm
    

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