Special Events and Exhibitions

Current and Upcoming Events 

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Plein Air Art Festival - Demos

May - July 2021

Join the Gallery for our 1st Plein Air Art Festival.

MAY: Free Demos

Join the Gallery each weekend in May, for a FREE virtual Plein Air Art demo from an amazing local artist. To find dates, artists, times, or to register for the event, click HERE.

Image: Open Source

Plein Air Art Festival - Exhibition

 

Plein Air Views of Washington

Open: June 18th  - July 23rd

Artist Reception: Friday, July 16th, 5-8PM

 

The Festival will round out with our exhibition, Plein Air Views of Washington. The exhibition will open June 18th and run through July. This will be an in-person and virtual exhibition. For more info or to see the virtual show, click HERE.

Image: Easel by lake edge 

Photo Credit: Jessica Heide

Past Events 

Jean Bradbury: Unfurl

March 11, 2021 - April 30th, 2021

Explore our newest virtual exhibition showcasing the works for Pacific Northwest artist Jean Bradbury. The exhibition also offers a sneak peak into her studio to learn more about her work and process.

Image: Camas Meadow Caulfield by Jean Bradbury

Artists of Building 30 Annual Exhibition

November 12th - February 7th, 2021

This virtual exhibition highlights pieces from the working artists within Building 30 West, a beautifully restored Naval building in Magnuson Park. Visitors will be able to explore the wide range of media, styles, and subject matter utilized by the artists, there is something for everyone to enjoy

Join us for the our opening event, November 12

At 6:00pm on Thursday we will kick off the exhibition with a word from the exhibiting artists on our Facebook page and the exhibition will go open!

Building 30 West 2020 Annual Exhibition

Photo Credit: Jessica Heide

Inside Outside, Apart of Nature

September 22nd - October 31st, 2020

This virtual exhibition shares new artwork of Glass artist Elizabeth Perkins. The exhibition explores ideas of our connection to nature, through patterns and textures found in nature, and how we continue to engage with nature during quarantine.

Join us for the our opening Facebook Live Event:

September 22nd 6-7pm

For more information click here.


 

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Cells, by Elizabeth Perkins

Pink glass lozenges

First Virtual Exhibition

April 16th - June 31st, 2020


Explore our first ever virtual exhibition featuring the works of artists and musicians Kaeley Pruitt-Hamm, of "KPH and The Canary Collective," ally and multi media artist Hannah Hamavid, and painter Jay Collins. This exhibition highlights the many people today dealing with difficult to diagnose and treat chronic illness such as "autoimmune" diseases, which are amplified by the threats we are all facing with the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Canary Collective, by Hannah Hamavid

linoleum block print, 5.5"x10"  

Sunday, February 9, 2020 
Reception for the artists and opening exhibit celebration
2 p.m. - 5 p.m. 
Magnuson Park Gallery
7448 63rd Ave. NE, Magnuson Park

aForegiven  Paradox XIII

—when man vanishes...

woron ta tele

Reception for the Artists
Introducing Duet, small works by Building 30 West artists and chosen partners

Magnuson Park Gallery

Saturday, November 23, 2pm - 4pm
7448 63rd Ave. NE, Magnuson Park, Seattle

Meet the artists and explore this terrific show featuring specially selected artworks from the artists of Building 30. Many of the artists have invited another artist from outside the building to exhibit in tandem, inspiring thought of dichotomy, collaboration and harmony. 

B30W Open Studios!
A twice a year event - all are welcome!

Sunday, December 15, 1pm - 5pm
7448 63rd Ave. NE, Magnuson Park, Seattle

Explore the working studios of over 25 artists and find meaningful and unique treasures to share this holiday season.

Join us for an artist reception and exhibit opening celebration
Thursday, September 26, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Magnuson Park Gallery, 7448 63rd Ave. NE, Seattle

 

You are invited to meet curator and dancer Sonia Dawkins and Tania Palomeque, dancer and photographer, as we celebrate the opening of their multi-media exhibit, Cuerpo de Agua.

Light refreshments will be served. Everyone is welcome.

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Photograph by Tania Palomeque  

Artist reception and brush painting demonstration
with Master Hong-Duan Yang

Sunday, June 9, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Magnuson Park Gallery, 7448 63rd Ave. NE, Seattle

 

You are invited to a cultural exchange in the Magnuson Park Gallery as we celebrate the opening of Master Yang's solo exhibition, The Magic Brush.

Master Yang is a renowned practitioner of Chinese painting and calligraphy. We are pleased to join with him in cultivating an appreciation for traditional Chinese art.

Live Erhu music, light refreshments

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Artwork by Hong-Duan Yang