MUSEUMS



FRYE ART MUSEUM

The RetroFuturistic Universe of NSK, through July 31. Portraits by Franz von Lenbach, through June 25. Paintings by Joseph Park, through May 22. Works by Seattle-area students, through April 17. Drawings by Philip Pearlstein, through March 27. 704 Terry Ave, 622-9250.

HENRY ART GALLERY

Interiors, a video installation, by Doug Aitken, through July 10. Photography by Alice Wheeler, through May 8. Sculptural works by Axel Lieber, through April 17. 15th Ave NE and NE 41st St, 543-2280.

MUSEUM OF GLASS

Sculptures by Einar and Jamex de la Torre, through May 22. Works by Tom Patti, through June 12. Video art by Nam June Paik, through Nov 6. 1801 E Dock St, Tacoma, 284-4750.

NORDIC HERITAGE MUSEUM

Small Heroes, Great Journeys: The Art of Ilon Wikland, through April 30. 3014 NW 67th St, 789-5707.

SEATTLE ART MUSEUM

Between Past and Future: New Photography and Video from China, through May 1. Africa in America, ongoing. Japanese paintings, screens, and hanging scrolls from the late 19th and early 20th centuries, ongoing. Transformed by Fire: Sculpture in Glass from the Collection of Becky and Jack Benaroya, through June 12. Paintings by Franz Kupka, Marc Chagall, Joan Miro and others, through May 1. 100 University St, 654-3100.

SEATTLE ASIAN ART MUSEUM

Beyond the Paper Plane: Japanese Prints from the 1950s to 1970s, through June 30. Discovering Buddhist Art: Seeking the Sublime, ongoing. 1400 E Prospect St, Volunteer Park, 654-3100.

TACOMA ART MUSEUM

A Decade of Excellence: The Neddy Artist Fellowship, through June 5. Works by Marsden Hartley, through May 1. 1701 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, 253-272-4258.

GALLERY OPENINGS



AVALON GLASSWORKS

Early Works in Fused Glass exhibits the work of Robert Woldow Jr. Opening reception Thurs 21, 6-8 pm. Through May 29. 2914 SW Avalon Way, 937-6369.

FRIESEN GALLERY

Paintings by Pegan Brooke and Stephanie Peek. Opening reception Sat April 23, 6-9 pm. Through May 28. 1200 Second Ave, 628-9501

WRIGHT EXHIBITION SPACE

Aboriginal Vision in Contemporary Australian Art features the collection of Margaret Levi and Robert Kaplan. Opening reception April 21, 10 am-2 pm. Through Sept 16. 407 Dexter Ave N, 264-8200.

CONTINUING EXHIBITIONS



911 MEDIA ARTS CENTER

Rosalind Schneider's new media installation (a weather balloon!). Through May 21. 402 Ninth Ave N, 682-6552.

ALL CITY COFFEE

Invasion No Minor Threat. This collaborative installation features the mixed-media work of 22 artists, and portrays concepts on the theme of invasion. Through April 30. 125 Prefontaine Place S, 652-8331.

ART BOOKS PRESS

Marvin Johnson, AKA Bufo, shows Artistamps, correspondence art from his personal collection. Through April 30. 4703 Ballard Ave NW, 285-2665.

ARTEMIS GALLERY

The illustrations of Stephen Schildbach alongside Barry Maxwell's works of graphite and ink on paper. Through May 28. 3107 S Day St, 323-0562.

Art/Not Terminal Gallery

The 16th Annual Functional Art Contest and Show and photography by Rahu Rai and Maude Dorr. Through May 5. 2045 Westlake Ave, 233-0680.

ARTWORKS GALLERY

Cartoonists Take Up Smoking features the work of more than 60 editorial cartoonists. Through April 30. 1914 Fourth Ave, 362-5603.

BAAS ART GALLERY

A group show titled The View from Here: Gallery Artists Approach the Landscape. Through April 30. 2703 E Madison St, 324-4742.

BALLARD FETHERSTON GALLERY

New paintings by David Konigsburg. Through April 30. 818 E Pike St, 322-9440.

BENHAM STUDIO GALLERY

Photographic Repose: work by Craig J Barber and Roger Ricco. Through May 28. 1216 First Ave, 622-2480.

BILLY KING SHOWROOM

Lay Up Lay Over Move In Move Out is a show of photodrawings by Anjali Grant. Through April 30. 95 Union St, 340-8881.

Blue Bottle Art Gallery

Paintings by Deth P. Sun. Through April 30. 415 E Pine St, 325-1592.

CAPITOL HILL ARTS CENTER

Interruption features paintings by Christopher Gay and focuses on the fragmented process that is conversation. Through April 29. 1621 12th Ave, 388-0500.

COCA

Final week. Help Wanted: Collaborations in Art is an interdisciplinary exhibit of interactive installations combining the talents of two dozen of the region's artists. Through April 23. 410 Dexter Ave N, 728-1980.

COLUMBIA CITY GALLERY

Photography and prints by Karin Jacques, Jim Madara, Gerry Morrison, Stephanie Dickie, Bill Herberholz, and others. Through May 8. 4864 Rainier Ave S, 760-9843.

CONSOLIDATED WORKS

Ergonomicon examines the relationship between the body and the built environment. Through May 1. 500 Boren Ave N, 381-3218. $7, free for members.

DAVIDSON GALLERIES

Paintings by Francesca Sundsten; woodcuts by Lee Chul Soo; works on paper by Marlene Bauer; ink drawings by Shagdarjavin Chimeddorj. Through May 21. 313 Occidental Ave S, 624-7684.

FENTON DE PARIS

Recent Female Figurative Works features local painter, sculptor, and installation artist Kasi Pawluskiewicz. Through May 2. 218 First Ave, 295-8227.

FOSTER/WHITE GALLERY

John De Wit's new works in glass. Through April 30. 123 S Jackson St, 622-2833.

Frame Up Studios

Contemporary art that integrates printmaking, collage, and painting by Lisa Kesler. Through May 2. 3515 Fremont Ave N, 547-4657.

FRANCINE SEDERS GALLERY

Connections features new and old work by Andreas Grunert, Diann Knezovich, Elizabeth Sandvig, and Marc Wenet. Through May 1. 6701 Greenwood Ave N, 782-0355.

FRANK AND DUNYA

Matthew Porter's two series featuring his children's paintings. Through April 30. 3418 Fremont Ave N, 547-5760.

GALLERY 110

Paintings by Yvette Franz and ceramic sculptures by David Traylor. Through April 30. 110 S Washington St, 624-9336.

GALLERY 4CULTURE

Marine Layers features drawings and photographs by Judy Blanco. Through April 29. Smith Tower, 506 Second Ave, Suite 200, 296-7580.

GALLERY 63 ELEVEN

Jeff Mihalyo shows surrealist paintings inspired by a recent trip to Italy. Through May 10. 6311 24th Ave NW, 478-2238.

GARDE RAIL GALLERY

Sculpture by Kevin Titzer. Through April 30. 110 Third Ave S, 621-1055.

G. GIBSON GALLERY

Prints by Andrea Modica and a photography installation by John Divola. Through May 14. 300 S Washington St, 587-4033.

GLOBE GALLERY

Color photographs by Shannon Benine. Through April 30. 105 S Main St, #100, 612-7655.

GREG KUCERA GALLERY

New paintings by Margie Livingston and a site-specific installation by Reuben Lorch-Miller. Through May 14. 212 Third Ave S, 624-0770.

GROVER THURSTON GALLERY

Recent Works: mixed-media paintings by Chicago-based artist Michael Nakoneczny. Through April 30. 309 Occidental Ave S, 223-0816

HOWARD HOUSE

The Red Thread: Glimpses of International Art in Vienna features the work of 15 artists from Vienna. Through April 30. 604 Second Ave, 256-6399.

JAMES HARRIS GALLERY

New paintings by Marcelino Goncalves. Through May 14. 309A Third Ave S, 903-6220.

JOE BAR

Diem Chau tells stories of her childhood through miniature carvings in crayon. Through April 30. 810 E Roy St, 324-0407.

KIRKLAND ARTS CENTER

Release & Capture features contemporary works on paper by seven Seattle-area artists. Through May 7. 620 Market St, 425-822-7161.

THE KIRSTEN GALLERY

As an 85th-birthday celebration and art show, Gratitude presents the paintings of Richard Kirsten Daiensai. Through May 29. 5320 Roosevelt Way NE, 522-2011.

LINDA HODGES GALLERY

Works by Robert Calvo and Daphne Minkoff. Through April 30. 316 First Ave S, 624-3034.

LISA HARRIS GALLERY

Natural Subjects features paintings by Phyllis Yes and Linda Nazarenus. Through April 30. 1922 Pike Pl, 443-3315.

MPSR GALLERY

Paintings by Dewey McGinnis. Through April 31. 3202 15th Ave W, 283-9003.

NEUMO'S

Silk-screened poster designs of influential rock drummers by Nat Damm. Through April 30. 925 E Pike St, 709-9442.

OKOK

Parskid's sad faces have peered at you from sidewalks and walls for years. Now they join the plethora of vinyl playthings in OKOK, with the presentation Floral Derangement. Through May 12. 709 Broadway Ave E, 322-7523.

OLIVODOCE

One hundred local and national artists creatively construct, alter, and depict clocks. Through April 29. 1203 E Olive St, 240-2787.

PACINI LUBEL

Group show celebrating ceramic art. Through April 30. 207 Second Ave S, 720-7222.

PCNW

In a photographic juxtaposition of Japan and the U.S., artist Hiroshi Watanabe is featured in Two Home Countries. Through May 30. 900 12th Ave, 720-7222.

THE PEANUT GALLERY

New work by local artist Dave Heskin. Through May 13. 5270A University Way NE, 250 6382.

PITCAIRN SCOTT

Guillermo Munro's paint and collage work. Through April 30. 2207 Second Ave, 448-5380.

PLATFORM GALLERY

An installation of handmade ceramic lamps by Saya Moriyasu. Through May 7. 114 Third Ave S, 323-2808.

ROQ LA RUE

New paintings by Joe Chiodo and Pooch. Through April 30. 2316 Second Ave, 374-8977.

SCOOTER GALLERY

Watercolor paintings by John Tardif. Through May 7. 1001 NE Boat St, 547-7400.

SOIL

Randy Wood's performance piece They Will Be the Judge of That pairs an ink drawing against two gerbils in a display case. Also on display are drawings by Wood and recent small works by Jana Brevick. Through May 1. 112 Third Ave S, 264-8061.

SUYAMA SPACE

Final week. Roger Feldman presents a site-specific installation titled Rock. Through April 22. 2324 Second Ave, 256-0809.

TORREFAZIONE ITALIA

Abstract paintings and drawings by Megan Janecke. Through May 5. 320 Occidental Ave S, 624-5847.

WILLIAM TRAVER GALLERY

Paintings by Mary Josephson. Through May 12. 1821 East Dock St, #100, Tacoma, 253-383-3685.

VAIN

Cut Kulture presents Recent Works in Oil by Jesse Edwards. Through May 1. 2018 First Ave, 683-3809.

VIVEZA

Melinda Hannigan's Oceanic Star is an intimate exploration of the maritime world. Through April 30. 2604 Western Ave, 956-3584.

WESTERN BRIDGE

The exhibition 19 Rainstorms is composed entirely of work involving rain. Through May 15. 3412 Fourth Ave S, 838-7444.

WILLIAM TRAVER GALLERY

New work by Kait Rhoads; ceramic sculpture by Jamie Walker; new work by Mark Zirpel. Through May 1. 110 Union St, second floor, 587-6501.

Winston Wachter Fine Art

Betsy Eby's exhibit of paintings is titled Beyond the Tangle. Through April 30. 203 Dexter Ave N, 652-5855.

Zeitgeist

New work from Allison Manch titled Sensational Domestic. Through May 4. 171 S Jackson St, 583-0497.

EVENTS



BISMARCK AND THE CULT OF LEADERSHIP

A handful of speakers, along with German Consul Thomas Lenferding, give selected works from the museum's collection a context within the art, history, and culture of Germany. Thurs April 21, 7 pm. Frye Art Museum, 704 Terry Ave, 622-9250.

JOHN DIVOLA LECTURE

As an accompaniment to his exhibit Artificial Nature & Andrea Modica 20 Years Work at the G Gibson Gallery, the artist gives a lecture. Thurs April 21 6:30 pm. Free. Henry Art Gallery Auditorium, 15th Ave NE and NE 41st St, 543-2280.

REEL BIG DEAL

Artist Trust presents this second annual event highlighting film and video. The day-long event includes three feature films and two programs of shorts. On the bill are artists Iole Allessandrini, Donna Stack, Jim Woodring, and more. Sat April 24, noon-10 pm. $10-$40. Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave, 467-8734 ext. 16.

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