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Art: Museum
Natives Exhibit
Celebrate the diversity of North American trees and the unique terrains that shape them. Natives reestablishes the connection between bonsai and their natural habitat, pairing them with dramatic American landscape paintings by contemporary artist Iuna Tint...
Pacific Bonsai Museum
Federal Way, WA

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 10/8/17
Art: Gallery, Art Show
Gallery - Duende
Please join the Department of Art and Design as we celebrate the accomplishments of our graduating artists in the culmination of their degree program. The gallery is open Monday - Friday from 8am to 4pm, or by appointment.
Pacific Lutheran University
Tacoma, WA

Sat 5/27/17
Art: Photography, Gallery
Tacoma Mountaineers
Tahoma Center Gallery is presenting photographs of cities, shorelines, starlit nights, deserts and mountains, and floral still lifes, from the Tacoma Branch of the Mountaineers. Artist Reception will be held May 18, 5:30-7pm.
Catholic Community Services
Tacoma, WA

Sat 5/27/17 - Fri 6/30/17 at 8am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
American Photographs
“The humor, the sadness, the EVERYTHING-ness and American-ness of these pictures!” Jack Kerouac’s introduction to Robert Frank’s 1957 book The Americans captures the spirit of Frank’s groundbreaking images and harnesses the unrelenting enthusiasm for photo...
Portland Art Museum
Portland, OR

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum
Constructing Identity
In 21st century America, questions of race and identity are being explored as never before. This exploration has prompted many artists of color to investigate what constitutes identity, community, and the idea of a so-called “post-racial” society. Construc...
Portland Art Museum
Portland, OR

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 10am
Tue 5/30/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 10am
Tue 6/6/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 10am
Tue 6/13/17 - Sun 6/18/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Artist's Choice: Photographs From the Judy Glickman Lauder Collection
Lauder, the wife of the Estée Lauder heir Leonard Lauder, has been collecting photographs for four decades. Her collection includes workds by Edwad Steichen, Irving Penn, Nan Goldin, Gordon Parks and Sally Mann, as well as other major figures in art photog...
Portland Museum of Art
Portland, ME

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
Lachaise, Laurent, Nadelman & Zorach: A New American Sculpture, 1914-1945
This exhibition investigates the relationships between modernism, classicism, and popular imagery in the interwar sculpture of Gaston Lachaise, Robert Laurent, Elie Nadelman, and William Zorach. Assembled from public and private collections, this exhibitio...
Portland Museum of Art
Portland, ME

Sat 5/27/17 - Sun 5/28/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 5/31/17 at 10am-6pm
Thu 6/1/17 - Fri 6/2/17 at 10am-8pm
Sat 6/3/17 - Sun 6/4/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 6/7/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum, Textiles
Women at Work: Uniforms and Work Wear 1910-2010
Professional women of the early and mid-1900s followed dreams and necessity to pursue careers and work that was often outside the norm—and that came with a price. Held to different standards, which are especially easy to see in dress, women usually obliged...
White River Valley Museum
Auburn, WA

Sat 5/27/17 at 12pm-4pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-4pm
Wed 5/31/17 at 12pm-4pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 12pm-4pm
Fri 6/2/17 at 12pm-4pm
Art: Museum
Women at Work: Uniforms and Work Wear 1910-2010
Professional women of the early and mid-1900s followed dreams and necessity to pursue careers and work that was often outside the norm—and that came with a price. Held to different standards, which are especially easy to see in dress, women usually obliged...
White River Valley Museum
Auburn, WA

Sat 5/27/17 at 12pm-4pm
Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm-4pm
Wed 5/31/17 at 12pm-4pm
Thu 6/1/17 at 12pm-4pm
Fri 6/2/17 at 12pm-4pm
Art: Art Talk
Church Tour
Join us on a tour— a tour of Saint Patrick Catholic Church. Meet at the church entrance for a docent-led tour of the beautiful sanctuary. Learn about the stained glass windows, paintings and marble carving in the church overlayed with details of the rich h...
St. Patrick Catholic Church
Tacoma, WA

Sun 5/28/17 at 12pm
Art: Art Show
Guest Artist Series - Town of Steilacoom
Marcy McPherson, a member of Pacific Gallery Artists, will be showing her watercolor, collage and mixed media art at the Steilacoom Community Center Gallery. The art show will run from May 1st through the end of June, 2017 as part of the “Guest Artist Ser...
Steilacoom Community Center
Steilacoom, WA

Mon 5/29/17
Tue 5/30/17
Wed 5/31/17
Thu 6/1/17
Fri 6/2/17
Art: Art Talk
Peninsula Art League Meeting and Free Demo
Peninsula Art League's meeting features demos by Members who received a scholarship, like Charli Mecham, Mikki Parkhursh, and more.
Gig Harbor United Methodist Church
Gig Harbor, WA

Tue 5/30/17 at 5:30pm-8pm
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts, History/Science
Kid-Friendly Seasonal Craft
Create a science-themed craft. All ages; under 6 with an adult.
Graham Library
Graham, WA

Wed 5/31/17 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, Children's Arts/Crafts
Knit (or Crochet) Together
Learn to knit or crochet or just come knit with us. All skill levels welcome. Supplies are provided.
University Place Library
University Place, WA

Thu 6/1/17 at 3:30pm-5pm
Art: Community Event
Sensory-Friendly Sunday
The WET Science Center can sometimes feel crowded, loud, and bright. We are opening the WET Center on a Sunday to kids and adults with a variety of sensory differences with the goal of offering a comfortable and accepting environment. Guests can enjoy tact...
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 6/4/17
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Photography, Prints, Painting, Mixed Media
Artist Open House | Stadium High School Art Society
Please join Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital, Monday, June 5th, from 5pm to 7pm as we celebrate and support local talent! We will have light bites and beverages for you to enjoy. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Metropolitan Vete...
Metropolitan Veterinary Hospital
Tacoma, WA

Mon 6/5/17 at 5pm-7pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, Textiles
Knit Together
Learn to knit, improve your knitting or just knit with us. All skill levels and ages welcome. Supplies provided.
Parkland/Spanaway Library
Tacoma, WA

Wed 6/7/17 at 3:30pm-5pm
Art: Art Show
Rainier League of Arts - "Spring Sensations" Art Show at Lakewold Gardens
Rainier League of Arts presents: "Spring Sensations Art Show" at Lakewold Gardens. Enjoy many works of art created by award winning artists and take a stroll through the beautiful Lakewold Gardens! Oil paintings, watercolor, acrylic and mixed media piec...
Lakewold Gardens
Lakewood, WA

Wed 6/7/17 - Sun 6/11/17 at 10am-4pm
Art: Community Event
Ocean Crafts & Treatment Plant Tour
Create ocean-themed art in honor of World Oceans Day. You can draw, paint, sculpt, and more. Perfect for all ages and experience levels. Are you curious about what happens to the dirty water you send down the drain? At 1 pm, see a presentation on how L...
LOTT's WET Science Center
Olympia, WA

Sat 6/10/17
Art: Children's Arts/Crafts, Mixed Media
Make Your Own Book
Fold and cut paper to create your own short book, then fill it with your words and pictures. All ages; under 6 with an adult.
Dupont Library
Dupont, WA

Tue 6/13/17 at 4pm-5:30pm
    

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