Past Exhibitions

LEO ADAMS: EASTERN LIGHT

Pacific Northwest Masters Series

November 2, 2014 - February 22, 2015

Curated by Barbara Matilsky and Patricia Leach

The paintings of renowned Yakima-based artist and designer Leo Adams express his unique vision of nature and the landscape surrounding his celebrated home, itself an ever-evolving work of art. The show features work from private collectors as well as new paintings made by the artist exclusively for the exhibition.

                                      

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Leo Adams
Untitled, 56 × 42 in., 1992
Image courtesy of Marquand Books, Seattle

THE ART OF GENRE: POSTERS FROM HOLLYWOOD’S GOLDEN AGE

 

Guest Curated by Michael Falter, Program Director of Pickford Film Center

July 19 - October 12, 2014
Extended in Old City Hall through November 9, 2014

WESTERNS. FILM NOIR. SCIENCE FICTION. Some of the best-loved genres from Hollywood’s studio era (roughly the 1930’s-1960’s) also produced the greatest poster art...

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PEAK OF THEIR PROFESSIONS: THE MURROW BROTHERS

Ongoing in Old City Hall

Experience the extraordinary lives of 3 of Skagit County’s most famous and globally recognized residents  - the Murrow Brothers.

REACHING BEYOND: NORTHWEST DESIGNER CRAFTSMEN AT 60

Juried by Ben Mitchell

September 14, 2014 - January 4, 2015

In celebrating 60 years of contributions to the Northwest's rich cultural landscape, Reaching Beyond celebrates the range of craft -across time, media, methods and borders.

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Danielle Bodine
Moonscape
Mulberry paper and waxed linen
72 x 30 x 9 inches
Courtesy of Northwest Designer Craftsmen


PULP

Ongoing

For more than seventy years, Bellingham was a major producer of pulp, the raw material used in papermaking.

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Paper napkin folder and packer, circa 1960
Photo by Irving Moulin, Whatcom Museum 2008.30.545

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Exhibitions

LIGHTCATCHER
Wednesday - Sunday, noon-5pm;
open Thursday until 8pm; open Saturday at 10am

250 Flora Street, Bellingham, WA 98225  

Family Interactive Gallery (FIG)
Wednesday - Saturday, 10-5pm; Sunday noon-5pm
250 Flora Street, Bellingham, WA 98225
 

  

OLD CITY HALL
Thursday - Sunday, noon-5pm; for select programs.
121 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA  98225




PHOTO ARCHIVES
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201 Prospect Street, Bellingham, WA 98225


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