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Art shows, gallery exhibits

    Selected works of Janice Maher and Lynda Rockwood will be featured at the Anderson Glover Gallery in Kirkland May 9-June 9 with an opening reception May 9 from 6 to 8 p.m. Call 739-0303.

   The 3rd annual benefit Cup Show & Sale featuring 300 cups by artists nationwide for sale and coffee tasting will be held May 10 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Kirkland Arts Center. Admission is $5 and members are free. Call 822-7161.

   Interior Art & Frame is currently featuring paintings by Louis Anderson at their Kirkland gallery through May 30. Call 827-5234.

   Admission is free to the 9th Annual Best Show of commercial photography May 28-July 18 at the Art Institute of Seattle Gallery. Call 448-0900.

   The Seattle Art Museum will present a leture by Theodore F. Wolff, author of Morris Graves: Flower Paintings, May 14 at 7 p.m. The event is free to the public. The SAM auditorium is located at 100 University St. in Seattle.

   The Museum of History and Industry will celebrate 25 years of Pilchuck glass in an exhibit, "Clearly Art: Pilchuck's Glass Legacy" through May 12. Call 324-1126.

   Color woodblock prints from Japan's "floating world" period are on exhibit at Carolyn Staley Fine Prints through June 29. Call 621-1888.

   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 through May 30. 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" through May 23. Call 641-2632.

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

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