Arts

Kinetic sculptures fill Open Space meadow

A five-year work in progress will come to fruition Saturday with the…

  • Jul 18th, 2017

 

JD Hobson returns to Red Bike

The JD Hobson Band will return to the Red Bike at 9…

  • Jul 18th, 2017

 

Islander shares three decades of inspiration

It was 1988, and the second annual Seattle AIDS Walk was about…

 

VCA Bramblefest features Cowboy Junkies

Cowboy Junkies, the popular Canadian alternative country/blues/folk rock band, will be the…

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Kinetic art celebration at Open Space

A five-year work in progress will come to fruition Saturday with the…

Islander’s documentary returns to Vashon Theatre

“Big Joy: The Adventures of James Broughton,” a documentary by islander Stephen…

  • Jul 11th, 2017

UMO Resistance Cabaret performs at ACT

UMO and guest artists will present “UMO Resistance Cabaret” in Seattle for…

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Art Hansen remembered as prolific and generous artist

By all accounts, Art Hansen was a prolific artist and generous man.…

Island artists set to unveil new kinetic sculpture at Burning Man festival, Seattle celebration

Island musician/sculptor Ela Lamblin and choreographer/community collaborator Leah Mann are big-picture artists…

Poetry Well for July

The Poetry Well is a monthly column that showcases island poetry. This…

  • Jul 11th, 2017

Step out for Friday’s summer gallery cruise

Most galleries and art spots are open from 6 to 9 p.m.…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Conscious cartoons: Islander shows his own and other animated short films

When the Trump administration issued the ban on travel to the United…

Island duo return to Red Bike

Singer-songwriter duo Gus Reeves and Camille Coldeen from the band Cherrywood Station…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Seattle band tips hat to ska and reggae music, will perform on island Friday

A Seattle ska band, The Georgetown Orbits, will bring its traditional ska…

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Vashon Artists in Schools program celebrates NEA grant, 30-year anniversary

Two celebratory events will coincide during the upcoming 2017-18 school year for…

Island artist brings whimsical tile work to Pike Place Market

For not quite 20 years, island artist Clare Dohna had a stall…

Island author launches debut novel with scenes set on the island

Islander Blaine Beveridge will launch the publication of his new book, “A…

  • Jun 27th, 2017

VCA Garden Tour blooms again

Vashon Center for the Arts’ annual Garden Tour will return on Saturday…

  • Jun 21st, 2017

Singer-songwriter returns with tribute to a wild ride

It’s been a wild, though admittedly wonderful, ride for indie pop/rock singer-songwriter…

Youth perform Shakespeare

VCA ShakesKIDS, the youth production company founded for young students to perform…

  • Jun 20th, 2017

Salish Sea festival returns

Virtuoso works from the early 19th century golden age for flute and…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Free acoustic set at Vashon Island Music

The band KUINKA will play a free acoustic set at 4 p.m.…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Virtuoso guitarist comes to Vashon

Critically acclaimed classical guitarist Michael Nicolella will perform at 7:30 p.m. Saturday…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Short plays, written and directed by high school students, will run on Thursday

“Eat My Shorts: A Theatrical Feast” is the year-end presentation by the…

Author reads from new young adult novel

Island author Bob Jonas will read from his new novel “Death Brew”…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Poetry Well for June

The Poetry Well is a monthly column that showcases island poetry. This…

  • Jun 13th, 2017

Art and science make two wings of same bird at Chautuaqua

When Chautauqua Elementary teachers Shanon Browne and Karen Barich asked islander Rose…

Fly away to Neverland with Peter Pan at VCA

Fly away to Neverland in the VCA Musical Theatre production of “Peter…

  • Jun 8th, 2017

Vashon Events holds annual Hits of the 60s show

Vashon Events will hold its third showcase of local musicians playing the…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Author reads from new sequel to young adult novel

According to island author Bob Jonas, “Death Brew” is a concoction he…

Girsky Quartet presents Beethoven marathon

The Girsky Quartet will continue the tradition of the playing Beethoven’s quartets…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Cowboy Junkies play Bramblefest

Cowboy Junkies, the popular Canadian alternative country/blues/folk rock band, will be the…

  • Jun 6th, 2017

Vashon Dance Academy presents old fairy tale with a modern twist

Vashon Dance Academy and Dance!Vashon will present their annual performance featuring over…

First Friday gallery cruise offers an array of art in many media

Most galleries and art spots are open from 6 to 9 p.m.…

  • May 30th, 2017

Sleeping Beauty performed at VCA

A new dance dimension will help awaken the slumbering princess in VCA…

  • May 30th, 2017

Popular bands plays at Red Bike

The Van Redeker Band will bring its dynamic interpretations of songs by…

  • May 30th, 2017

Author reads timely new children’s book

For most adults, time has the bad habit of flying far too…

‘Snow White’ to be performed at VHS theater

Vashon Dance Academy and Dance!Vashon will present their annual performance featuring over…

  • May 30th, 2017

Healing through art: one islander’s experience

For the past several years, island caregiver Joy Nelsen returned home from…

New trio sing Medieval and Renaissance a cappella music

Three professional singers have formed a new musical group called Les Chanterelles.…

  • May 24th, 2017