Friday, February 4, 2011

Up Coming Events

Writing a book or story and need research about women’s fashions? Check out this exhibit!

Northwest Museum of Art and Culture: Dress Code

Date(s): Now - 04/30/2011

Times: 10am-5pm

Event Location: Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture (MAC)

Event Address: 2316 W 1st

Phone: (509) 456-3931

Admission: $7 Adults/$5 Seniors & Students/FREE 5 and under

Venue(s): Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture

Clothing and fashion can signal the changing roles and ambitions of women and provide clues about personal identity. From the luxury of feeling beautiful to strategies for getting ahead, women wear the varied armors of female fashion to get what they want. This whimsical exhibit decodes the social mores and messages telegraphed by what women wear. You’ll get to try it on, and check it out!

Feed another artistic side

Chagall, Kollwitz, Miró, & Picasso

Date(s): Now - 03/12/2011

Times: Mon-Fri 10am-4pm/Sat noon-4pm

Event Location: Jundt Art Museum

Event Address: 202 East Cataldo, Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA

Phone: (509) 313-3890

Admission: FREE

Venue(s): Gonzaga University-Campus Services

Chagall, Kollwitz, Miró, & Picasso, an exhibit from the Gonzaga University Permanent Collection, is displayed in the 1,288 square-foot Arcade Gallery through March 12. In addition, the Chancellor's Room has installations of Chihuly Glass, including the permanent installation of the Gonzaga Red Chandelier. Also featured in this gallery are statues by Auguste Rodin and prints by Piero Fornasetti. The Museum also includes a print study room for Gonzaga's print collection.

Book Signing

Auntie’s Bookstore

402 W. Main, Spokane

Start: 02/05/2011 1:00 pm

End: 02/05/2011 3:00 pm

Local author LeAnne Kemmish signs copies of her novel, Zion Quest. Rachel returns to college after the death of both her parents, then finds herself caught up in the stories she uncovers in a journal dated 1853, written by an immigrant ancestor who settled in Utah territory.

New Writing Group Forming

Valley Writing Group--Join local author Jessica Titchenal in the Barnes & Noble Cafe for a writers' group. Bring your ideas, drafts, pens and papers for a support group for writers of all genres.

Thursday February 10, 2011 7:00 PM - Thursday June 09, 2011, weekly

Market Pointe I Shopping Center, 15310 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane, WA 99216, 509-922-4104

1 comment:

Jennifer Lamont Leo said...

That costume exhibit sounds very interesting. I've not yet been to the MAC--this just might be my excuse to take a day and go!