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Art shows, gallery exhibits

    The Eastside Association of Fine Arts will present its 20th annual Juried Art Show at the Moss Bay Gallery in Kirkland May 7-June 2, with opening reception May 7, 7 to 9 p.m. and honors awarded at 8 p.m. Call 488-9535.

   An exhibit of historic ships in the Puget Sound area will be presented at the King County Gallery May 2-30, with a reception May 2, 5 to 8 p.m. Refreshments will be served and visitors will hear music. Call 296-7580.

   Kenneth Behm Galleries will feature work by Alvar through May 30 at the Alderwood Mall Gallery. The artist will be at the gallery May 5 from 1 to 4 p.m. Call 744-9000.

   Bellevue Community College's Gallery Space presents "Down South, Up North" from Apr. 29-May 23. Call 641-2632.

   An exhibition of artwork by the late John Lennon will be held at the Alexis Hotel in Seattle May 1-5. Admission is free. Call 800-477-5630.

   The Meydenbauer Convention Center will host the annual invitational show of Signature members of the NW Watercolor Society Apr. 25 to June 9. Call 454-6605.

   The 1996 Artists' Studio Tour will be held May 5 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Advance tickets are available at the Seattle Art Museum. Day of tour tickets may be also be purchased. Call 654-3200.

   The unique works of Dillon Works! Inc. will be featured through May 22 at the Art Institute of Seattle. Call 448-0900.