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Art shows, gallery exhibits

    The Arts Council of Snohomish displays the "For The Birds" mixed-media exhibit through July 11 and Joan Pinney's watercolor paintings through August 20. Call 259-0380.

   The King County Art Gallery presents the works of print artist Susan Arthur Harris and sculptor Priti Darooka through June 28.

   The Wing Luke Asian Museum's summer program for June includes WWII veterans of segregated units on June 19 at 7 p.m. Call 623-5124.

   The Hands Off Washington Snohomish County Coalition will bring the "Family, Friends and Neighbors" photo exhibit to the Everett Public Library through June 19.

   The Seattle Art Museum will feature a number of forums devoted to "Beyond The Tanabata Bridge: A Textile Journey in Japan." Examples of the textiles will be shown through September 15, with special exhibitions at 1 p.m. on Tuesdays and 6 p.m. on Sundays. "Moon Rabbits and Indigo Bats" opened the exhibit on June 13. Local textile artists will demonstrate the weaving techniques used in the exhibit on June 20 and 27 at 3, 5, and 7 p.m. John A. McCone Foundation Curator William J. Rathburn will speak about the exhibit on June 26 at noon. A tea ceremony demonstration will take place June 30 at 2:30 p.m. Call 206-654-3100.

   Other Seattle Art Museum exhibits this month include a showing of Mary Cassatt's paintings running through June 23 and a discussion of Canada's renowned landscape painters on June 20 at 7 p.m. Call 206-654-3100.

   The Seattle Asian Art Museum offers "Adornment For Eternity: Status and Rank in Chinese Ornament" through July 14, as well as a small Chinese shadow puppet installation through the fall, and summer tea and flower festivals on July 21 and August 18 at noon. Call 206-654-3100.

   The Parklane Gallery in Kirkland will host its 4th Annual Miniature Art Show through June 30. For the first time, the juried event will include many international entries in addition to those from throughout the United States. Call 827-1462.

   Lily Eng's acrylic paintings will be displayed at the Island Trader Gallery through July 11. Call 527-7939.

   The Northwest Watercolor Society will hold its 56th Annual Open Watercolor Exhibition through June 22 at the Howard/Mandville Gallery. Call 842-0168.

   The UW Women's Center Imogen Cunningham Gallery will exhibit works by Mary Flynn-Gillies through July 19. Call 685-1090.

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

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

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