The Edwards Agency

Entertainment

art & galleries

Art shows, gallery exhibits


   Turkish Rondo, a watercolor collage, is part of the "Works on Paper" show featuring pieces by Pia Messina at Interior Art & Frame's new location, 107 Park Lane in Kirkland. The show runs through Dec. 1.

   Howard/Mandville Gallery in Kirkland presents prints by fantasy artist and author James C. Christensen through the month of November. For more information, call 889-4408.

   Exhibitions at the Seattle Art Museum for the winter include Design 1885-1945, African Orthodox Art, Aborginal Australian Art, Northwest Master Guy Anderson, and Collection Highlights: 1945 to the Present. Upcoming exhibitions include Matisse, Picasso and Friends, scheduled for Feb. 20-Apr. 20, and a Fay Jones Retrospective, Mar. 20-July 20. For information on lectures, demonstrations, family programs, films, and tours, call 654-3100.

   Seattle Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park will have a special exhibition of Abstraction and Expression in Chinese Calligraphy through Mar. 23. Twenty-four hanging scrolls and handscrolls are being presented, dating from the 15th to the 20th centuries. Arts of Korea and Vietnamese Ceramics will also be featured. For information on lectures, films, tours, and performances, call 654-3100.

   Chop Suey, a series of color photographs by Rick Wong, will be featured through Nov. 29 at the King County Art Gallery in the Smith Tower in Seattle. Call 296-7580.

   Works by Madge Gleeson, Corky Luster, and Gail Simpson will be at the Anderson Glover Gallery from Nov. 14-Dec. 24. Free parking is available. For more information, please call 206-739-0303.

   Fine rare prints by three centuries of Japanese master printmakers including Utamaro, Hiroshige, Kuniyoshi, Yoshitoshi, and Hasui are featured at Carolyn Staley Fine Prints through Dec. 31. The gallery is located at 313 First Ave. S. in Seattle's Pioneer Square. For more information, please call (206) 621-1888.

   Watercolors by Joan Cawthorn will be featured at Lakeshore Gallery through Dec. 14 from 6-9 p.m. For more information, call 827-0606.

   North Seattle Community College presents Landscapes, Cityscapes through December 6. For more information, call 527-3709.

   Summer Song Gallery in Seattle will feature artist Sally Banfill in an exhibition entitled American Artifacts through Dec. 4. Call 329-1377.

   The Burke Museum will host Maui's Turning Back the Sky: Contemporary Hawaiian Art through Jan. 26. Call 543-5590 for details.

   Roger Shimomura: Paintings, Prints, Installation, and Performance, a multi-dimensional exhibition, is on display at the Bellevue Art Museum through Dec. 1. Call 454-3322.