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Art shows, gallery exhibits

    The Wing Luke Asian Museum opened "Beyond the Rock Garden: Craft Forms for a New World" on May 23. Call 329-1225.

   UW Master of Fine Arts candidates will be exhibiting thesis work at the Center on Contemporary Arts in Seattle through June 12. Call 543-0970.

   The UW Women's Center Imogen Cunningham Gallery will exhibit works by Mary Flynn-Gillies May 28-July 19. An opening reception is planned for May 31 from 5 to 7 p.m. Call 685-1090.

   The Kirkland Arts Center presents fiber works by ten Northwest artists, Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call (206) 822-7161.

   Paintings by Marjorie Masel will be on display at the Anderson Glover Gallery from June 13-July 15. Along with her, Aristotle Georgiades will be displaying his sculptures at the same time. Call (206) 739-0303.

   The Parklane Gallery in Kirkland will host its 4th Annual Miniature Art Show June 1-June 30. For the first time, the juried event will include many international entries in addition to those from throughout the United States. Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Saturday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, noon-5 p.m. Call 827-1462.

   Lily Eng's acrylic paintings are going to be displayed at the Island Trader Gallery, June 6-July 11, Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Call (206) 527-7939.

   The University of Washington presents Master of Fine Arts Exhibition at NBBJ, June 6-June 14, 11:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Call (206) 223-5555.

   Summer Song Gallery is proud to announce the opening of a photography exhibition by Ron Fenton on June 8, 2-6 p.m. Call (206) 329-1377.

   The Northwest Watercolor Society will hold its 56th Annual Open Watercolor Exhibition May 30-June 22 at the Howard/Mandville Gallery. This juried show will feature over 100 original works of art that use water-based media. Call (206) 842-0168.

   There will be a Lecture and Slide Show by Adrian Newstead showing in the Everett Center for the Arts Gallery, May 30. The guided tours will be at 10 a.m.-1 p.m. He will be showing traditional and contemporary Aboriginal art and culture from 5-7 p.m. Call 259-0380.

   Wood 'N You Gallery in Kirkland presents watercolors by William Kent and bronze sculptures by William Leistikow through June 7. Call 827-6835.

   The 17th Annual Exhibition of Student Work will run through June 11 at Shoreline Community College. Call 546-4774.

   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.

   Selected works of Janice Maher and Lynda Rockwood will be featured at the Anderson Glover Gallery in Kirkland through June 9. Call 739-0303.

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

   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 through June 2. 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. Call 744-9000.

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

   Seattle University's Patricia Wismer Center for Women is exhibiting a collection of terra cotta pottery pieces created by the Sasak women of Lombok, Indonesia, through May 31. Call 296-2524.