Category Archive: Receptions

The official occasion for a new display in the gallery space.

Crow/Raven: Magic and Mystery

Exhibition: May 30 – July 12 Opening Reception: Friday, May 30, 6–8pm, artEAST Art Center Opening Reception: Sunday, June 8, 4–6pm, Blakely Hall

“To know the crow is to know ourselves,” writes John Marzluff, award-winning author of In the Company of Crows and Ravens. The strange familiarity …

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Mud, Sweat and Tears

March 28-April 26, 2014  Opening Reception: April 5, 6–8pm

Please join us for a very special ceramics show in April at artEAST. Gallery artists who work in ceramics and artEAST’s own resident ceramic artists were invited to participate in this show, and they have created some wonderful pieces for you to enjoy. The reception and show …

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Women of Persia

April 1–May 30, 2014, Blakely Hall Opening Reception: Saturday, April 19, 6–8pm

Please join us for an exhibition of paintings by Farshad Alamdari. Background information is available from the artist presentation.

In his words: “The Women of Persia series was inspired by the greatest influences in my life—three amazing and extraordinary …

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Undercover Stories: The Secret Lives of Books

February 8–March 22, 2014 Opening Reception: Saturday, February 8, 6–8pm

ArtEAST and Eastside Writes present “Undercover Stories: The Secret Lives of Books.”

The month-long event will include an exhibit of artist books, some created from books, curated by book artist MalPina Chan, and a series of visual arts and writing workshops.

From the Curator’s statement: …

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Small Works Holiday Show

November 15–December 28, 2013 Opening Reception: Friday, November 15, 6–8pm

artEAST invites you to the fabulous annual Small Works Holiday Show!

Member artists have created works of diminutive dimension ( 8” by 8” or smaller) but big impact. This is your chance to find a perfect piece priced for gifting. Buy and take the …

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Wondrous Stories

September 13–October 19, 2013 Opening Reception: Friday September 13, 6–8 pm

Please join us for Wondrous Stories, a narrative art exhibition.

A visual form of storytelling, narrative art is a unique way for artists to converse with viewers. Through art images and three-dimensional forms which capture a fleeting moment in time, a narrative years …

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Enthuse! Instructor Art Exhibit

June 21–July 21, 2013 Opening Reception: Friday June 21, 6–8 pm

Join us for the opening reception of Enthuse! An artEAST Instructor Exhibit.  Works in a variety of mediums showcase the talented individuals who are teaching during our outstanding lineup of class offerings and summer seasonal events.  There is no better way to connect to …

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Small Works Holiday Show

November 16 – December 29, 2012 Opening Reception: Friday, November 16, 6–8pm Holiday Marketplace: November 30, 6–9pm

artEAST invites you to the fabulous annual Small Works Holiday Show!

Member artists have created works  of diminutive dimension ( 8” by 8” or smaller) but big impact.  This is your chance to find …

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Ornamental Envy

Sept 7–October 13, 2012 Opening Reception Friday, September 7, 2012,  6–8 pm

Small scale sculpture that is worn on the body is uniquely portable art and puts the wearer on display with the piece. The choice of wearable art is not always practical, but certainly invites notice by others. In fact, wearability may be incidental …

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Do My Eyes Deceive Me?

July 20-Sept 1, 2012 Opening Reception Friday, July 20, 2012,  6–8 pm

Hidden meanings. Illusions in texture or design. Surprising materials. Art has so many ways to engage a viewer with one perception then offer up an unexpected alternative! This exhibition showcases works which pull the viewer in only to surprise them with what they …

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Creature Comforts

May 26–July 14 2012 Opening Reception Saturday, May 26, 2012,  6–8 pm

The bond we feel with our animal companions is among the strongest of all our relationships. Deeply loved creatures make us rich beyond measure. Join us for a series of art experiences centered on the theme of our upcoming exhibition:

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Pulse: Rhythm in Clay

March 9 – April 14, 2012 Opening Reception Friday, March 9, 2012, 6 – 8pm

The versatility of clay is expressed with dramatic energy in this showcase of Puget Sound clay artists. Artistry in clay and a theme with attitude come together in an exhibit with its own power surge.

Participating Artists

Anita …

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Unfinished Business

Saturday, November 12th, 2–4 pm University House Issaquah, 22975 Black Nugget Rd

Please join us for the opening reception of a special project exhibition featuring artEAST members in a show of artists responding to another artist’s unfinished work.

Each responsive piece will be exhibited with the artist’s regular body of work.

Artists will be in attendance for the …

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Opening Reception: Driven to Abstraction

Friday, September 2nd, 5–8 pm

Join us for Driven to Abstraction, which brings together a group of artist, unknown to each other, but traveling a similar journey of personal discovery. This exhibition gives us a glimpse into their individual process of self expression and emotional response. As artists, they …

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Opening Reception: Your Best Shot II

August 13, 2011, 6-8 pm

See the beautiful photography of talented local artists, hosted in artEAST Art Center’s very own Collective Works Gallery. Photography exhibition Your Best Shot II runs from August 5th to August 28th and is curated again this year by Doug Rosenoff.

Because of the overwhelming …

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Closing Reception: High Jinks

Friday, July 29, 2011, 6-8 pm

It’s the end of another wonderful monthly exhibition, and artEAST wants you to come celebrate the lighter side of life with the High Jinks! exhibition, a Collective Works tribute to all things mischief! Come enjoy the show with wine, food, friends, and the artists of artEAST Art Center!

Participating …

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Opening Reception: Mysteries of the Soul

Friday, June 10th, 2011, 6–8 pm

Come down to UP Front Gallery on Front Street to experience everything new from artEAST!

We are showing our new Collective Works exhibition, “Mysteries of the Soul” featuring work from many of our artists, as well as hosting the SAMMI Awards Art Collection. We are also featuring work in …

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Opening Reception: Art of the Written Word

Art of the Written Word

March 11, 2011

Participating artists: Nola Ahola, Anne Anderson, Holly Ballard Martz, Lori Barck Haynes, Peter Bonneau, Barb Center, Tara Larsen Chang, Anita Feng, Peter Fine & Carmen Gimenez-Smith, Paula Fuld, Marty Gordon, Clare Johnson, Carol Ross, Enid Smith Becker, Jan Tervonen, Dan Tuttle, Camille Vonnegut

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Opening Reception: Lines, Letters, and Love

Lines, Letters, and Love

January 14, 2011

Featuring art from Greg Bartol, Jill Drllevich, Deby Harvey, Molly Hueffed, Catherine Kail-Tucker, Pascale Lord, Kat Morell, Sally Penley, Carol Ross, Sherry Ruden, Liz Ruest, Susan Jane Russell, Jaki Svaren, Jan Tervonen, Camille Vonnegut.

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Opening Reception: Drawing on Observation

Drawing on Observation

November 6, 2010

Our fourth annual figure show coincides with the grand opening of our new location at Lewis Hardware.

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