410 Dexter Ave, 728-1980.
DOMICILE: A SENSE OF PLACE
Art about how we live where we live. Opens June 19. Through July 28.
HENRY ART GALLERY
15th Ave NE and NE 41st St, 543-2280.
* TRISHA BROWN
"Dancer and choreographer Brown has made exhibiting her dances easier by collaborating with visual artists, and collecting compelling artifacts... the idea of collaboration--not just between people, but between art forms and between the past and the present--may very well be this exhibition's true subject." (Emily Hall) Through July 18.
MUSEUM OF FLIGHT
9404 E Marginal Way S, 764-5700.
IMAGINATION TAKES WING
Juried exhibit of art quilts. Cosponsored by the Contemporary QuiltArt Association. Opens Sat June 26. Through Oct 3.
SEATTLE ART MUSEUM
100 University St, 654-3100.
WILLIAM KENTRIDGE, SHADOW PROCESSION
A video installation--of people hurriedly moving, fleeing, and making their ways home--that explores migration and menace. Opens July 1. Through Oct 17.
VAN GOGH TO MONDRIAN: MODERN ART FROM THE KRÖLLER-MÜLLER MUSEUM
Major works by major artists, courtesy of a Dutch collection. Through Sept 12.
THE VIEW FROM HERE: THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST 1870-1940
Paintings, photographs, prints, and examples of Native American art that offer a look at Northwestern life during the time period in the title. Opens July 1. Ongoing.
3412 Fourth Ave S, 838-7444.
"The demonic form of possession suggested by Shirin Neshat's luminous work creates a context for the exhibition, an aura that is as inspired as it is sinister, a kind of encouragement to let yourself be taken over by what you're seeing... in all the show has the urgency of someone pressing on you a thing particularly loved. " (Emily Hall) Through Oct 9.
WING LUKE ASIAN MUSEUM
407 Seventh Ave S, 623-5124.
BEYOND TALK: REDRAWING RACE
Goodness, another exhibition about art and race (see also SAM). Through Dec 12.
20TH ANNIVERSARY SHOW
Twenty-seven current gallery artists celebrate the anniversary with an exhibition of paintings, prints, photography, and sculpture. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 5:30-8:30 pm. Lisa Harris Gallery, 1922 Pike Place, 443-3315. Through Aug 28.
New paintings. Opening reception Fri July 2, 6-10 pm. Viveza Gallery, 2604 Western Ave, 956-3584. Through July 31.
ALFONSE BORYSEWICZ, LAURI CHAMBERS, DENZIL HURLEY, ROBERT C. JONES, JULIE SHAPIRO
Each artist is represented by one large painting and several smaller pieces. Opens Thurs July 1. Opening reception Sun July 18, 2-4 pm. Francine Seders Gallery Ltd. , Greenwood Ave N, 782-0355. Through Aug 1.
Cast-resin paintings on wood and mixed-media reliquaries that explore the natural world and transience. Opening reception Fri July 2, 6-9 pm. Frank and Dunya Gallery, 3418 Fremont Ave N, 547-6760. Through July 31.
DEIRDRE DAW, HIROSHI YAMANO, JAY MACDONELL
Ceramic and blown-glass sculptures. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 5-8 pm. William Traver Gallery, 110 Union St, second floor, 587-6501. Through Aug 1.
Small works that are the preliminary for a large sculptural book titled the S.S. Marie Antoinette. Opens July 1. Opening reception Sat July 3. Bluebottle Art Gallery and Store, 415 E Pine St, 325-1592. Through July 29.
SCOTT FRISH, ALISON KATICA
Mixed-media work by printmaker Frish, and the liquid emulsion photography of Katica. Opens Fri July 1. Atelier 31 Gallery, 2500 First Ave, 448-5250. Through Aug 1.
JOHN GRADE, MARK MEYER, KATHLEEN RABEL, SUSAN BENNERSTROM
Opening reception Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. Davidson Galleries, 313 Occidental Ave S, Pioneer Square, 624-7684, www.davidsongalleries.com/. Through July 31.
MARCUS JOHNSON, R'YKANDER KORRA'TI
Paintings by Johnson and assemblages by Korra'ti. Opens Fri July 2, 6-10 pm. Pitcairn Scott, 2207 Second Ave, 448-5380. Through July 31.
Former White House photographer Kinney displays photographs from Kabul. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 8 pm. Retail Therapy Gallery, 905 E Pike St, 324-4092. Through July 30.
Photographs of industrial spaces. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. GLOBE GALLERY, 105 S Main St, #100, 612-7655. Through Aug 3.
Photographic dream images. Opens Thurs July 1. C & P Coffee, 5612 California Ave SW, 933-3125, candpcoffee.com. Through July 31.
KEVIN J. NEIREITER
Jazz-inspired paintings of John Coltrane and Eric Dolphy. Opening reception Fri July 2, 6-9 pm. ToST, 513 N 36th St, 547-0240. Through Aug 10.
NATALIE NIBLACK, CHRISTOPHER VACANO
Niblack's paintings are influenced by the Italian late gothic and baroque painters and Vacano's work examines the role of advertising in our lives. Opens Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. Gallery 110, 110 S Washington St, 624-9336, www.gallery110.com/. Through July 24.
ISAAC HERNANDEZ R.
Paintings, drawings, engravings, and mixed-media work about dislocation and adjusting to American life. Opens Mon July 5. Opening reception Thurs July 8, 6-8 pm. M. Rosetta Hunter Art Gallery at Seattle Central Community College, Atrium Cafeteria, ground floor of the main building on Broadway and Pine St, 344-4379. Through Aug 19.
New work by the Portland glass artist. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 5-8 pm. Vetri International Glass, 1404 First Ave, 667-9608. Through July 25.
Stone sculptures by the Northwest native. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. Foster/White Gallery, 123 S Jackson St, 622-2833. Through July 20.
SHE STOLE THE SHOW: AN EXHIBIT FOR MAE
Eleven artists show work about show business as part of Mae West Fest. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 8-10 pm. Capitol Hill Arts Center, Lower Level Gallery, 1621 12th Ave, www.maewestfest.org/, 21+, ID required. Through July 31.
Photography of everyday household detritus. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. Gallery4Culture, Smith Tower, 506 Second Ave, Ste 200, 296-7580. Through July 30.
* CHAD STATES
See Stranger Suggests, page 25. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. Zeitgeist, 171 S Jackson St, 583-0497. Through Aug 4.
Autobiographical narrative paintings that draw on the artist's European-Catholic upbringing. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. Grover/Thurston Gallery, 309 Occidental Ave S, 223-0816. Through Aug 20.
SUMMER SALON EXHIBITION
A group show with more artists and styles than you can shake a stick at. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 5:30-8:30 pm. Gordon Woodside/John Braseth Gallery, 1533 Ninth Ave, 622-7243. Through July 31.
URBAN DWELLERS (PART II)
Twenty artists examine urban life. Opening reception Fri July 2, 7-9 pm. Priceless Works Gallery, 619 N 35th St, #100, 349-9943, www.pricelessworksgallery.com. Through Aug 1.
New paintings. Opens Thurs July 1. Noc Noc, 1516 Second Ave, 233-1331. Through July 31.
Sculpture that examines the artist's political beliefs and traces her path from the California funk movement of the '60s and her surrealist and feminist influences. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. Howard House, 604 Second Ave, 256-6399, www.howardhouse.net. Through Aug 7.
Lithographs and dry points by the German painter, sculptor, and print artist. Opening reception Thurs July 1, 6-8 pm. Davidson Galleries, 313 Occidental Ave S, 624-7684. Through July 31.
See review this issue. James Harris Gallery, 309 A Third Ave S, 903-6220. Through July 17.
AUSTRALIAN & NEW ZEALAND GLASS: THE NEXT GENERATION
Work by 17 artists. Global Art Venue, 314 First Ave S, 264-8755. Through Aug 30.
BELLEVUE SCULPTURE EXHIBITION
Twenty-four works, outdoors, by national and international artists. Bellevue Downtown Park, 10201 NE Fourth St (info at www.cityofbellevue.org/sculptureexhibition.asp). Through Oct 10.
See review this issue. Greg Kucera Gallery, 212 Third Ave S, 624-0770. Through July 31.
A series of photographs about lesbians, bisexuals, and transgendered people with cancer. Cancer Lifeline, 6522 Fremont Ave N, 297-2100. Through Aug 25.
Sculpture, in glass and metal, on the sleek, surreal beauty of weapons. Bryan Ohno Gallery, 155 S Main St, 667-9572. Through July 31.
In La lengua de leder, Garza's patterns take on shapes inspired by the stained tablecloths of his grandmother's table. Ballard Fetherston Gallery, 818 E Pike St, 322-9440. Through July 10.
Works that combine photography and painting in a way that's actually quite layered (a frequent claim in press releases that's rarely true). G. Gibson Gallery, 514 E Pike St, 587-4033. Through July 17.
Collages, with bare reference to landscapes, assembled out of painted strips of Mylar. Solomon Fine Art, 1215 First Ave, 297-1400. Through July 23.
RAQUEL LAZAGA, BARBARA SCHOLEN
Harrison Street Gallery, 305 Harrison St, 443-1843. Through July 19.
* LAURA MacCARY
Odd woven surfaces (made of such castoff materials as audiotape and old yarn) that contain noise-making circuits. You're invited to touch these things and see what happens when you complete the circuit. Illuminator2, Down Under in the Pike Place Market, 1501 Pike Place #321, 778-7520. Through July 31.
JAMES P. SUMEY
Ceramic figures that seem to come out of a story of mythological proportions. Crawl Space Gallery, 504 E Denny Way, 322-5752. Through July 12.
THE UNDERWEAR PARTY
Work made from (or pertaining to) undies. With Jean Hicks, Saya Moriyasu, Deborah Bell, Graham Fracha, and others. Square Room, 1316 E Pike St, 267-7120. Through July 15.
* SHAWN WOLFE
"Wolfe's new show is called Signs of Life, which may or may not have to do with his relative silence over the last few years... since his Beatkit campaigns and Panic Now stickers have long since passed into the stuff of legend. " (Emily Hall) Goods, 1112 Pike St, 622-0459. Through July 31.
Ziegler's process has a refreshing nonchalance about it: She puts objects onto light-sensitive surfaces out in the sun, and then "develops" the print with a garden hose. Here are the results. Gallery Unpublished, Methodologie, 808 Howell St, 623-1044. Through July 29.
2004 ARTISANS OF HARBOR STEPS
Thurs July 1, noon-8 pm, and Fri-Sun, 10 am-6 pm. Panel discussion by Artisans of Harbor Steps on Fri July 2, 7 pm. Harbor Steps, 1221 First Ave, 525-5926, www.nwcraftsalliance.com.
BITS, CLOUDS, AND ARROWS: ANOTHER CUT KULTURE ART JAWN
The unveiling of a graffitti "Wall of Fame"--a major mural project on the side of the building. Thurs July 1, 6-10 pm. VAIN, 2018 First Ave, 441-3441, www.vain.com.
COLUMBIA CITY BEATWALK
Music and some art. Fri July 2, 7-11 pm. www.columbiacitybeatwalk.org, $5.