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Art shows, gallery exhibits

   During the month of December and through Jan. 10, FrameWright Gallery is featuring a group of 14 local artists and photographers in its gallery. The exhibit will include original works by Cindra Avery, Robert Cardonna, Abby Castle, Peter Cihelka, Jeri Childs, Rebecca Loveless, Tim Pembroke, Margaret Rosenbaum, Lynne Saad, Erma Schiffner, Willie Sligh, Louise Smith, Alan Sprague, and Helen Thompson. The gallery is located at 18104 102nd Ave. NE in downtown Bothell. Call Lynn Asmann at 483-7385 for further information.

   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.

   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.

   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.

   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.

   King County Art Gallery Exhibition is presenting Salt: A Distant Hunger through Dec. 27. The gallery is open from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. with free admission. Call 296-7580 for more information.

   Bellevue Art Museum's 11th Annual Celebration Especially For Children--Once Upon A Time runs through Feb. 9. Admission is $3 and every Tuesday is free. For more information, call 454-3322.

   Interior Art and Frame presents Limited Works, a show of limited edition print artists represented by the gallery, through Jan. 2. For more information, call 827-5324.

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