JANUARY 27, 1997

 The Edwards Agency


art & galleries

Art shows, gallery exhibits

   The Eastside Association of Fine Arts will present its annual Members' Wintergarden Show at Bellevue Place Feb. 3-8. This year's show, Art From the Heart, will feature artwork by EAFA members in all styles and mediums including photography. Also, various EAFA artists will be on site as artists-in-action through the week. Call (206) 488-9535 for hours or directions.

   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.

   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.

   The Seafirst Gallery is the first West Coast venue to present two distinct photographic exhibitions from Latin America: Artes Y Oficios de Chile (Traditional Arts and Trades of Chile), through Feb. 28, Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. For more information, call 585-3200.

   The January exhibition in the King County Art Gallery is in*visible links, on view through Jan. 31. Call 296-7580.

   The Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle presents the 20th Annual Minority Art Exhibition at the Washington State Convention Center through March 26. Call 447-5012.

   Interior Art & Frame presents artist William Kent's Northwest Landscape Watercolors through Feb. 2. Gallery hours are from Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sun. 12 noon-5 p.m. For more information, call 206-827-5324.

   Clay and Fibers, works from various artists, will be on show through Feb. 7 at North Seattle Community College. Hours are weekdays at 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Wed.-Thurs. 5 p.m.-8 p.m. For more information, call 527-3709.

   Shoreline Community College Gallery presents new works by Jan Erion through Jan. 30. Gallery hours are 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Mon-Thurs., and 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Fridays. Call 546-4774.

   The Peter Reiquam exhibit, In the Mode of Furniture: Some Recent Inventions Inspired by the Wheel, is on view through Feb. 16 at the Anderson Glover Gallery. Call 739-0303.

   The Art Institute of Seattle hosts its 1997 Alumni Show Feb. 1-Apr. 2. Hours are Mon.-Thur. 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Fri. 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information, call 449-0900.

   The Museum of History & Industry invites you to a private preview of Roycroft Desktop on Jan. 30. Normal dates showing are from Feb. 1-June 2. For more information, call 206-324-1126.

   Photographs by Sharon and James Sneddon are on display at the Shoreline Community College Northshore Center in Bothell through Mar. 19. Call 485-8668.

   King County Art Gallery Exhibition presents Judy Anderson: "Constructing Meaning," held on Feb. 6-28. The gallery is open from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Mon.-Fri. For more information, call 296-7580.