Arts

What’s Happening July 18-25

YOUTH SHOWS SHINE At The Hardware Store Gallery, two photography shows, both featuring the work of the students of Ray Pfortner, are on view until… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2018

 

Publish the Quest brings blues, rock, ska, and pop to the Bike

According to island music impresario Pete Welch, the “biggest party of the year” will take place at 9 p.m. Saturday, July 21, when the band… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2018

 

New shows added to Vashon Summer Arts Fest

A slew of shows by local visual artists are now on view as part of Vashon Summer Arts Fest, at Vashon Center for the Arts.… Continue reading

  • Jul 18, 2018

 

What’s Happening July 11-18

Gospel goodness The award-winning Total Experience Gospel Choir will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at Vashon Center for the Arts. The choir was… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2018

Community weaving project launches at summer arts fest

The Vashon Summer Arts Fest, a two-month long celebration of island art and artists at Vashon Center for the Arts, will offer new exhibits and… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2018

Island Quilt Guild struts its stuff with a big show

Once every two years it happens: The Vashon Quilt Guild offers up a two-day show of traditional and contemporary work either made by hand by… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2018

What’s Happening July 4-11

Living with conviction A Community Gallery Walk will run from July 8 through Aug. 5, showcasing portraits and personal stories of formerly incarcerated individuals, hosted… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2018

Stage is set for Vashon Summer Arts Fest

Vashon Center for the Arts will kick off a free, two-month-long celebration of island art and artists on Friday, July 6, with the first-ever Vashon… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2018

First Friday July

The Hardware Store Restaurant Gallery will have two youth photography shows. Vashon Center for the Arts’ “Shoot to Show” will be the 14th annual exhibit… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2018

What’s Happening (June 27)

ISLAND ARTS OFF THE ROCK Artwork by Vashon artists Ilse Reimnitz and Brian Fisher has been selected for The Printmaker’s Hand 4 Exhibit, sponsored by… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2018

Clinton Fearon boogies back to the Red Bicycle

Crowd-pleaser Clinton Fearon will bring his Boogie Brown Band back to Vashon for a show at 8:30 p.m. Friday, June 29, at Red Bicycle Bistro… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2018

The road leads to Vashon for Moody Little Sister

Modern-folk and husband/wife duo Naomi Sparrow and Rob Stroup will bring their act, Moody Little Sister, to play road-inspired music at 8 p.m. Saturday, June… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2018

Amanda Westbrooke steps down at Open Space

Amanda Westbrooke, executive director of Open Space for Arts & Community since 2016, has resigned her position effective July 3, the organization has announced. Amy… Continue reading

David Erue sculpture goes up for auction

Gather Vashon, a new gallery featuring the work of island artists, is auctioning off “Seahorse,” a large sculpture by Vashon artist David Erue, which has… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018

What’s Happening June 20 to 27

VCA GARDEN TOUR Vashon Center for the Arts’ 28th annual Garden Tour happens this weekend. Tour-goers can visit five lush gardens on Saturday and Sunday,… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018

Theater company celebrates Tennessee Williams in new season

Civic Rep, a new theater company in residence at Open Space for Arts & Community, will present “A One Night Stand with Tennessee,” a coming-out… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018

With new book, island chef chronicles farm life and food

Kurt Timmermeister has never been afraid of trying new things, but when digital photography overtook traditional film, the author, dairy farmer and former restaurateur of… Continue reading

It’s time to stop and smell the roses at Vashon’s annual garden tour

Vashon Center for the Arts will present its 28th Annual Garden Tour on Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24, featuring five lush properties selected… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2018

What’s Happening June 13 – 20

POETRY READING AT VALISE There will be a poetry reading by islander Susan Lynch at 7 p.m. Friday, June 15. The event, “Now here is… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2018

Remembering songs of indegenous culture

Flutist and storyteller Gary Stroutsos will present “Remembering the Songs,” a concert and multimedia presentation, at 2 p.m. Saturday, June 9, at Vashon Center for… Continue reading

  • Jun 5, 2018