The Island Gallery

March 3-31
Budding Out: New Work by Gallery Artists.
Reid Anderson, Dave Berfield, Sean Carleton, Michelle de la Vega, KT Hancock, Renee Jameson, Tom Johnson, David Kellum, Jeff Ludwig, Jacki Moseley, Joe O’Brien, Ken Pincus, Chris Thompson. Opening Reception with the Artists, First Friday, March 3, 6-8pm.
Please see Press Release

February 3-28
Karen Chaussabel’s Hearts
The artist follows her own threads of inspiration to create a series of connecting mixed media works for the wall and simpatico clay renderings, using as her primary focus the eternal symbols of vitality and love. This collection invites the viewer to interact on a very personal level, using sight, touch, and each of our own sparks of recognition to discover the true shape of our own hearts. View related Cradled Hearts video.
Please see Press Release

January 2-31
Gallery-wide Sale: Ringing in the New Year
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December 2-31, 2016

Beneath Still Waters: New Work from Eva Funderburgh.  Bronze and wood fired ceramic sculptures, featuring the beloved whimsical forest and aquatic creatures for which this remarkable ceramic artist is best known. In the front gallery, 11th Annual Wearable Art Show, featuring textile and jewelry creations from our talented designers. Introducing Agnieszka Kulon from Kreatia, Chicago.
Please see Press Release

November 4-30, 2016

Holiday House: Furniture Designers Carol Fiedler Kawaguchi, Carl Yurdin, David Kellum, Wendy Dunder, Reid Anderson. Fiber Artists: Tom Johnson, Jacqueline Moseley. Glass Artists: Ted Jolda, Ken & Ingrid Hanson. Ceramic Artist: Robin Hominiuk. Reception with the Artists: First Friday, November 4th, 6-8 pm
Please see Press Release

October 7-31, 2016

Bologna Blues n27
Virginia Paquette

Watercolor and Collage
Bologna Blues Series: Virginia Paquette. For a residency at the Conservatorio di Musica in Bologna this year, Virginia Paquette painted these mixed-media works as part of a collaboration with William O. Smith. They are her visual responses to his works of music, influenced by their years together in Italy. Paquette responds to Smith’s music with color, line, rhythm, gesture, and collage of found images salvaged from the streets of Italy. Gallery reception with the artist, First Friday, October 7, 6-8pm. William O. Smith, noted jazz clarinetist and composer, joins Anne Pell to celebrate the opening.
Please see Press Release

September 2-30, 2016
Paintings & Prints: Irene Yesley, Renée Jameson, Karen Chaussabel, Andrea Lawson, Gerardo Aguayo, Lisa Wederquist
Furniture & Sculpture: Wendy Dunder, Carl Yurdin, Tom Johnson, Chris Thompson
Textiles: Mary Jaeger; Ceramics: Delores Fortuna
Introducing Chiho Kuwayama (Textiles) and Joan Cihak (Ceramic Jewelry)
Pleases see Press Release

August 2016
August 5-31, 2016
Visual Art: Irene Yesley, Renée Jameson, Karen Chaussabel, Andrea Lawson, Tom Johnson, Gerardo Aguayo, Lisa Wederquist
Furniture & Sculpture: Wendy Dunder, Carl Yurdin, Chris Thompson
Textiles: Mary Jaeger, David
Introducing Chiho Kuwayama (Textiles) and Joan Cihak (Ceramics)
Reception with the Artists
First Friday, August 5th, 6-8 pm
In Concert on the Plaza:
Ranger and the Re-Arrangers
Bainbridge Island’s Own Gypsy Jazz Band.
Pleases see Press Release


July 2016
Dialogues in Fiber. Suzanne Hubbard, Vashon Island, shows weavings from an ongoing series entitled Silent Oratory, a Weaver Speaks. The series explores weaving as language. Tom Johnson, Bainbridge, creates geometric fiber sculpture as wall pieces and furniture. Reception with the Artists, First Friday, July 1, 6-8 pm, featuring Jon Crane & Abraham Neuwelt Rainforest Journey in concert on the Plaza.
Please see Press Release.

June 2016
Dialogues in Fiber. Suzanne Hubbard, Vashon Island, shows weavings from an ongoing series entitled Silent Oratory, a Weaver Speaks. The series explores weaving as language. Tom Johnson, Bainbridge, creates geometric fiber sculpture as wall pieces and furniture. Reception with the Artists, First Friday, June 3, 6-8 pm, featuring The Anne Pell Jazz Trio in concert on the Plaza.
Pleases see Press Release

May 2016
Artistic Exploration: Alternative Paths. Carol Fiedler Kawaguchi, Carl Yurdin and Lisa Wederquist. Carol pursues both traditional Asian screens and whimsical mirrors. Carl applies the art of industrial design to fine furniture. Lisa extends her minimal style from painting to ceramics. Reception with the Artists, First Friday, May 6, 6-8 pm, featuring Jon Crane and Abraham Neuwelt, Rainforest Journey in concert. Flower Arrangements by Michael Yu.
Pleases see Press Release

April 2016
Spring Flocks and Frocks - featuring Ashley Licht, Susan Petersen, Carol Lee Shanks, Sprinthouse, Christina Sundt, Diane Turner. Opening receiption April 1st, 6-8 pm. In Concert: Ranger and the Re-Arrangers, Bainbridge Island's Own Gypsy Jazz Band.
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March 2016
Reflecting Nature's Moods, New work by Renee Jameson and Jen Till.
Pleases see Press Release

February 2016
Mini Show: Diane Reincke's Student Artists. February 5-28, 2016. Opening Receiption for the Artists: First Friday, February 5th, 6-8pm. In Concert: Ranger and the Re-Arrangers, Bainbridge Island's Own Gypsy Jazz Band.
Pleases see Press Release

January 2016
The Island Gallery Annual Sale. New work from Renee Jameson, Carol Fiedler Kawaguchi, Maggy Pavlou, Christine Sundt, Dave Thompson, and Lisa Wederquist. Introducing new artists Jeff Harmes, Marc Roux and Delores Fortuna. Special mid-century modern pair of leather and chrome chairs updated by Marcia Adams-Landry. Reception Friday, January 8, 6-8 pm.
Pleases see Press Release

December 2015
Annual Wearable Art Show. Wearable art pieces to celebrate the holidays! Artist designers: Carol Lee Shanks, Sandra Holzman, Katrin Noon for Spirithouse, Amy Nguyen, Maggy Pavlou, Carter Smith, Amy Brill, Virginia Paquette, Christine Sundt, Bara, Maria Chapin-Cao, Woodleigh Hubbard, Begona Rentero, Agnes Seabass, Red Lotus Collection, and Lou Zeldis Collection. Reception, First Friday, December 4, 6-8 pm, featuring holiday music.

November 2015
Wood Odysseys. Thoughtful and exciting works to enliven your home or work environment, from Northwest artists: Alan Vogel, Donald Smith, Nathan Christopher, Sean Carleton, David Kellum, Ted Scherrer, John Luke, Wendy Dunder, Carl Larson, Dave Thompson, Scott Trumbo and Tiplin Taylor. Reception with the Artists, First Friday, November 6, 6-8 pm.

October 2015
Irene Yesley: Patterns on Plexi, New Work. Award winning Bainbridge Island artist showcases her innovative work using acrylic, paint and paper on layers of Plexiglas. This process results in both visual and actual depth, inviting the viewer to walk into and explore each image. Reception with the Artist, First Friday, October 2, 6-8 pm, featuring Ranger & The Re-Arrangers.

September 2015
Fall Fashions. Featuring new work from Kay Chapman, Katrin Noon for Spirithouse, Rana Helmi, Sandra Holzman, Maggy Pavlou, Mary Jaeger and Carol Lee Shanks.
Artist's Reception Friday September 11th, 6-8 pm, Anne Pell Jazz Trio

August 2015
Pets on Parade: A New Perspective
Opening Reception with the Artists,
First Friday, August 7, 6-8pm
The Anne Pell Jazz Trio in Concert on the Plaza

July 2015
Floralscapes: Sandy Haight. Watercolors by 2015 Bainbridge Island Garden Tour Poster Artist. Introducing Bainbridge artist Karen Chaussabel and her Harvest of the Heart series, studies of fruit and vegetables in delicate encaustic and ink. Opening Reception, Second Friday, July 10, 2015, 6-8 pm. The Julie Duke Band in concert on the Plaza.

May-June 2015
Jen Till: Studies in Light and Space
Opening Reception with the Artist,
First Friday, May 1 & June 5th, 6-8pm
Ranger & The-Re-Arrangers in Concert on the Plaza
Please see Press Release.

April 2015
Gitana Spring Collection: Featuring New Work by Mexican jewelry artist Agnes Seebass. Trunk Show Friday, April 3, 6-8 pm and Saturday, April 4, 10am – 6 pm. Peter Spencer in concert First Friday Artwalk, 6-8 pm. Also featured in April: Indigo textiles by Roland and Chinami Ricketts; new wood sculpture by Alan Vogel and Nathan Christopher; and Lisa Wederquist paintings.
Please see Press Release.

March 2015
Sumbanese Ikats
From the Gallery Collection
March 6 – 29, 2015
Opening Reception:
First Friday, March 6th, 6 – 8 pm
In concert: Ranger and the Re-Arrangers
Featuring ikats from the Gallery’s Collection of traditional Sumba Island ikats by noted Sumbanese weavers and a “magical” double ikat from Tenganan, Bali, with more contemporary designs from noted American textile artist Lou Zeldis, who also worked in Indonesia with Sumbanese weavers and dyers.
Please see Press Release.

February 2015
Opening the 2015 Concert Series with Peter Spencer & Friends
First Friday, February 6, 2015. 6-8 pm
Celebrating Artist Irene Yesley, Winner 2D Art Competition
Washington State Juried Show at Collective Visions Gallery, Bremerton
Please see Press Release.

January 2015
Storewide Annual January Sale
January 2-31, 2015
Featuring New Wearable Art Arrivals from Maggy Pavlou ~ Roselle ~ Carol Lee Shanks ~ Katrin Noon for Spirithouse.Reception: First Friday, January 2nd, 6-8 pm.
Please see Press Release.

December 2014
Annual Wearable Art Show
Reception: First Friday, December 5, 2014, 6-8pm.

November 2014
All Gallery Artists Show
Reception: First Friday, November 7, 2014, 6-8pm.
Please see Press Release.

October 2014
Introducing Santa Fe painter Lisa Wederquist and her nature inspired minimalist paintings on linen and paper. Reception: First Friday, October 3, 2014, 6-8pm. Music by Peter Spencer and Friends on the Plaza.
Please see Press Release.

September 2014
Fall Trends: Fashion & Art for the Home
Reception: First Friday, September 5, 2014, 6-8pm. Music by Ranger and the Re-Arrangers on the Plaza.
Please see Press Release.

August 2014
New Work from Curt Labitzke. Hermine Pruzan Endowed Faculty Fellow and Chair of the Printmaking Program at the University of Washington School of Art, Curt Labitzke shows his latest work inspired by classic European painting and sculpture. Reception with the Artist: First Friday, August 1, 6-8PM.
Please see Press Release.

July 2014
Introducing Bainbridge Island artist Renée Jameson, whose monotypes reflect summer’s color spectrum. Carter Smith: Shibori Master: July 11 – 27, 2014. Silk shibori banners and new fashions from one of America’s finest shibori artists.
Please see Press Release.

June 2014
New Work from Virginia Paquette. Painter and teacher Virginia Paquette whose paintings and jewelry have long been featured at the Gallery shows her most recent mixed media, collages inspired from her annual sojourns in Italy with husband and musician, Bill Smith. Virginia is also known for her large public art sculptures shown throughout the State of Washington. Reception with the Artist: First Friday, June 6, 6-8PM. Bill Smith, clarinetist with the original Dave Brubeck Quartet and University of Washington professor emeritus of music, accompanies his wife’s artistry with improvisational jazz.
Please see Press Release.

May 2014
Earth Elements. Featuring wood fired ceramics from Washington ceramist Robin Hominiuk whose work ranges from the artistic functional to organic sculptures and containers. Reception with the Artist: First Friday, May 2, 6-8PM. Please see Press Release.

March-April 2014
Western Landscapes. Featured artists include: Mark Bowles, William Thompson, Jen Till, Theodore Waddell, and Irene Yesley whose works depict life in the changing seasons of the Plains, the Palouse of Western Washington and Northwest, and color-drenched central California. Their styles move from representational to minimalist and abstraction. Reception with the Artists: First Friday, March 7, 6-8PM. Please see Press Release.

February 2014.
For Your Valentine. Introducing Joel Sayre and his wood sculptures. Reception: First Friday, February 7, 6-8 PM. Please see Press Release.

January 2014:
We’re ringing in the New Year with our Annual January Sale! Gallery-wide 10% discount; Selected items, 20-50% off. In 2014, we look forward to exciting shows featuring wood fired ceramics,
paintings, prints, textiles, and wood furniture & sculpture.
Please see Press Release.

December 2013
8th Annual Wearable Art Show. Opening First Friday, December 6, 6-8 pm with music by Peter Spencer & Friends.
Please see Press Release.

November 2013
Holiday Tables. For you holiday entertaining, wood dining tables and everything that goes on and above – dishes, glassware, table linens, wood trays, centerpieces and exquisite lighting – from our talented artists. Opening First Friday, November 1, 6-8 pm with music by Peter Spencer & Friends.
Please see Press Release.

October 2013
Eclectica. New furniture, paintings, glassware and wearable art from our talented artists. Introducing new textile artists, Northwesterner Bryan Johnson and Mary Jaeger from NYC. Opening First Friday, October 4, 6-8pm with music by Peter Spencer & Friends.
Please see Press Release.

September 2013
Northwest sculptors Nathan Christopher and Michelle de la Vega. Opening reception with the artists, First Friday, September 6, 6-8 pm. Music by Peter Spencer & Friends.
Please see Press Release.

August 2013
North by Northwest: Paintings by Kathleen Faulkner. This Anacortes artist paints her environment, landscapes, and its creatures, undeniably personal and familiar to her as a lifelong resident of the Northwest, displaying a gauzy technique that evokes our area's own misty backdrop. Opening reception with the artist, First Friday, August 2, 2013, 6-8 pm. Music by Ranger and The Re-Arrangers on the plaza in front of the gallery. Show runs August 2 - 30, 2013.
Please see Press Release.

July 2013
Sizzling Summer: Ceramic Sale. Purchase the work of well-known wood fire ceramic artists rarely on sale and welcome new artist Martha Reisdorf from Gig Harbor who paints in an abstract impressionist style. Reception with the artists First Friday, July 5, 2013, 6-8 pm. Celebrate the month's festivities and rock with The Julie Duke Band and Peter Spencer on the plaza in front of the gallery; Julie Duke's band delivers an edgy, unrestrained blend of Blues from the Delta to Chicago.
Please see Press Release.

June 2013
Solstice Faire. June 7-30, 2013. New work from Maria Chapin-Cao, Robin Hominiuk, John Luke, Reid Schoonover, Carol Lee Shanks, Carter Smith, Robert Spangler, Jen Till, Irene Yesley, and Anna Whitmore. Opening Reception, First Friday, June 7, 2013, 6-8 pm. Music by The BBC.
Please see Press Release.

May 2013
Symbols of Nature & Man: A Journey of 40,000 Years. April 26-May 24, 2013. World renowned textile artists Nia Fliam and Augus Ismoyo, in an exhibition at the Textile Museum (Washington DC) opening in April, come to Bainbridge Island. These artists demonstrate how contemporary artists are preserving the traditional arts while interpreting them in new and innovative ways. Their show opens on Bainbridge Friday, April 26 and runs through Friday, May 24. Please join the artists for a special reception on Friday, May 10, 6-8 pm.
Please see Press Release
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April 3013
Awakenings. Oil paintings by Bainbridge Island artist Jen Till. April 5-21, 2013. Opening reception with the artist, First Friday, April 5, 6-8 pm. Music by Peter Spencer & Friends.
Please see Press Release.

March 2013
Bonnets, Baskets & Beads. Featuring new work from Carol Campbell, Doriane Nieburgs, Virginia Paquette and Christine Sundt. First Friday Gallery Reception, March 1, 6-8 pm.
Please see Press Release.

January 2013
Gallerywide Sale. First Friday, Gallery Reception, January 4, 2013, 6-8 pm. Music to be announced. Sale runs January 2-31, 2013.

December 2012.
Annual Wearable Art Show.

November 2012. Moving Forward” Opening reception, Friday, November 2, 6-8 pm.
See the press release page.

September 2012.
Fall De"Lights," September 7-30, 2012. Featuring gallery artists: Wendy Dunder, Maggy Pavlou, Carol Lee Shanks, Giselle Shepatin, Lou Zeldis and Bara. Introducing Carl Larson (lamps), Kiss of the Wolf, South Palace and Neo (wearable art).
See the press release page.

August 2012
Fire & Imagination: Sculptures of the Earth
August 3- 31, 2012
Northwest ceramic artists Jenny Andersen & Steve Sauer exhibit new work, including sculptural and functional pieces. Reception for the Artists, Friday, August 3, 2012, 6-8 pm. Music on the Plaza in front of the Gallery.
See the press release page.

July 2012:
Summer Fashions
July 6-29, 2012
Wearable Art Walk on First Friday,
July 6-29, 2012, 6-8 pm.
The Julie Duke Band plays Blues, Classic Soul, Funk and Rock on the Plaza in front of the Gallery. See the press release page. We are pleased to continue our exhibit of Wendy Dunder Sculptural Illuminations during the month of July.

June 2012: Sculptural Illuminations by Wendy Dunder. Opening First Friday Arts Walk, June 1, 2012. Music by The BBC on the Plaza. See the press release page.

May 2012: Card Art by Sue Petersen of Bainbrige Island. Opening First Friday Arts Walk, May 4, 2012. Ranger & The Re-Arrangers play gypsy jazz on the Plaza. See the press release page.

April 2012. Spring Collections: Home Décor & Wearable Art. New wood fired ceramic work from the 51st Firing of the Santatsugama Kiln in Seabeck, WA. Organic wood furniture & sculpture from area artists. 2012 collections of hand dyed & painted linen wearables from Chrzaszcz and new paper jewelry creations from Begona Rentero. First Friday Opening, April 6, 2012, 6-8 pm. Exhibition runs April 6-29, 2012. See the press release page.

March-April 2012: NCECA (National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts) Exhibition at The Island Gallery: John Neely & Dan Murphy (Utah State University Faculty). March-April 2012. Receptions, First Friday Arts Walk, March 2, 6-8 pm and Sunday, March 25, 1-5 pm. Date for Reception and Discussion with the Artists during last week of March, to be announced. See the press release page.

January 28, 2012. For immediate release.
Event: The Sculptor's Eye
Date: February 3-26, 2012
(see press release.)

November 25, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: 6th Annual Wearable Art Show
Date: December 2 – 31, 2011
(see press release.)

October 28, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: Terremoto (A series of elastic waves in the crust of the earth)
Date: November 4-27, 2011
(see press release.)

September 30, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: Take A Seat (Benches and Boxes)
Date: October 7-30, 2011
(see press release.)

July 29, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: Fashion: Still Life/In Motion. Pamela Dharamsey Lee: Art, Dance & Gallery Fashions.
Date: August 5-31, 2011
(see press release.)

June 24, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: Toast Winslow! Ceramic & Glass Drinking Vessels by Gallery artists.
Date: July 1-31, 2011
(see press release.)

May 27, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: Celebrating the 50th Firing of the Santatsugama (Three Dragon Kiln)
Date: June 3-30, 2011
(see press release.)

April 29, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: Spring Selections: Art & Music with the Gallery Artists.
Date: May 6-31, 2011
(see press release.)

March 25, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: Senza Tempo:Fine Art Photography by Kate deVeaux.
Date: April 1-30, 2011
(see press release.)

March 2, 2011. For immediate release.
Event: Curt Labitzke: Expressions
Date: March 4-31, 2011
(see press release.)

November 25, 2010. For immediate release.
Event: Stepping Out, the 6th Annual Wearable Art Show
Date: December 3-31, 2010
(see press release.)

October 18, 2010. For immediate release.
Event: Brick and Mortar: Fiber and Metal Sculptures of Britt Rynearson
Date: November 5-28, 2010
(see press release.)

September 21, 2010. For immediate release.
Event: Wine Vessels, The Glass Art of Ted Jolda
Date: First Friday, October 1, 6-8 pm
(see press release.)

October 21, 2009. For immediate release.
Event: Duets: Six Local Artists, Twelve New Works
Date: First Friday, November 6, 6-8 pm
(see press release.)

January 29, 2009. For immediate release.
Three February Events:
* Exhibition and Event: 4th Annual Bainbridge Island Pro-Am
Exhibition Dates: First Friday, February 6, 6-8 pm
* Exhibition and Event: Warm Art: Women Artists of the West
Exhibition Dates: February 6-28, 2009
* Exhibition and Event: Spring Concert Series: Chamber music from the Beau Metro Quartet
Exhibition Dates: Friday, February 20, 7:30 pm
(see press release.)

January 16, 2009. For immediate release.
Event: 4th Annual Bainbridge Island Pro-Am Bread Pudding Bake-Off!
Date: First Friday, February 6, 2009, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)

November 21, 2008. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: Celebrating our 6th Anniversary with Two Shows:
4th Annual Wearable Art Show
Landscape – a Different View

Exhibition Dates: December 5, 2008 - January 23, 2009
Artists’ Reception: First Friday, December 5, 2008, 6-8 pm
(see press release.)

November 14, 2008. For immediate release.
Event: Ranger and the Re-Arrangers
A Holiday Evening of Gypsy Jazz and Extraordinary Art

Date: Friday, November 28, 2008, 8:00 p.m.
(see press release.)

September, 2008. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: Fine Wood Furniture and Sculpture
Three New Works by Three Local Artists

Artists: Cecil Ross, Robert Spangler, Howard Todd
Exhibition Dates: October 3 – 31, 2008
Artists’ Reception: Friday, October 3, 2008, 6-8 PM
(see press release.)


July 3, 2008. For immediate release.
Event: 2008 SUMMER JAZZ SERIES AT THE ISLAND GALLERY
Featured Performers : The Geordie Kelly Jazz Quartet.
Performance Date: Saturday, July 19 at 7:30 p.m.
The Island Gallery introduces its new Summer Jazz Series with the first of five evenings of smooth, hot jazz. Seating is limited. Reservations are recommended. Please contact The Island Gallery: (206) 780-9500.
(see press release)


June 27, 2008. For immediate release.
Event: 2008 SUMMER JAZZ SERIES AT THE ISLAND GALLERY: Jazz and Extraordinary Art
Featured Performers : Ranger and the Re-Arrangers.
Performance Date: Saturday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m.
The Island Gallery introduces its new Summer Jazz Series with the second of five evenings of smooth, hot jazz. Seating is limited. Reservations are recommended. Please contact The Island Gallery: (206) 780-9500.
(see press release)


June 27, 2008. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: Fiber Face An Exhibition of Cross-Cultural Batik Collaborations Featuring ISNIA: World Renowned Batik Artists Nia Fliam & Agus Ismoyo
Exhibition Dates: July 11 – August 31, 2008
Opening Reception: Friday, July 11, 2008, 6-8 PM
(see press release.)


May 23, 2008. For immediate release.
Event: 2008 SUMMER JAZZ SERIES AT THE ISLAND GALLERY: Jazz and Extraordinary Art
Featured Performers : Ranger and the Re-Arrangers.
Performance Date: Friday, June 6th at 8:00 p.m.
The Island Gallery introduces its new Summer Jazz Series with the second of five evenings of smooth, hot jazz. Seating is limited. Reservations are recommended. Please contact The Island Gallery: (206) 780-9500.
(see press release)


May 2, 2008. For immediate release.
Event: 2008 SUMMER JAZZ SERIES AT THE ISLAND GALLERY
Featured Performers : The Geordie Kelly Jazz Quartet.
Performance Date: Saturday, May 17th at 7:30 p.m.
The Island Gallery introduces its new Summer Jazz Series with the first of five evenings of smooth, hot jazz. Seating is limited. Reservations are recommended. Please contact The Island Gallery: (206) 780-9500.
(see press release)


April 18, 2008. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: Beasts of the Kiln : Woodfired Ceramic Critters
Artists: Eva Funderburgh & Ken Lundemo
Also Featuring: "The Daily Drawings." Greg MacDonald.
Exhibition Dates: May 2 – 31, 2008
Opening Reception: First Friday, May 2, 2008, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


April 11, 2008. For immediate release.
Event: SPRING CONCERT SERIES AT THE ISLAND GALLERY
Artists: Rachel Pearson & Stephen Bryant, violins; John Scanlon & Sue Jane Bryant, violas; Richard Treat, cello.
Performance Date: Friday, April 25, 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of chamber music and extraordinary art. Admission is $20/$10 advance or at the door. Seating is limited to 60. For advance purchase contact The Island Gallery: (206) 780-9500.
(see press release)


March 21, 2008. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: West Sound Academy Senior Art Show: Retrospective
Artists: Laura De Luca, clarinet; Ben Hausmann, oboe; Stephen Bryant, violin, Sue Jane Bryant, viola; Joe Kaufmann, bass.
Exhibition Dates: April 4 – 30, 2008
Opening Reception: First Friday, April 4, 2008, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


March 7, 2008. For immediate release.
Event: SPRING CONCERT SERIES AT THE ISLAND GALLERY
Artists: Laura De Luca, clarinet; Ben Hausmann, oboe; Stephen Bryant, violin, Sue Jane Bryant, viola; Joe Kaufmann, bass.
Performance Date: Friday, March 28, 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of chamber music and extraordinary art. Admission is $20/$10 advance or at the door. Seating is limited to 60. For advance purchase contact The Island Gallery: (206) 780-9500.
(see press release)


February 5, 2008. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: BAINBRIDGE ISLAND’S 3RD ANNUAL BREAD PUDDING BAKE-OFF ANOTHER SWEET (AND SAVORY) SUCCESS!
Exhibition Dates: February 1, 2008, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


January 25, 2008. For immediate release.
Event: SPRING CONCERT SERIES AT THE ISLAND GALLERY
Artists: Stephen Bryant, violin, Sue Jane Bryant, viola, Tom Dziekonski, violin, and Virginia Dziekonski, cello
Performance Dates: Friday, February 15, 7:30pm; Friday, March 28, 7:30 p.m.; Friday, April 25, 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of chamber music and extraordinary art. Admission is $20/$10 advance or at the door. Seating is limited to 60. For advance purchase contact The Island Gallery: (206) 780-9500.
(see press release)


January 11, 2008. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: 3RD ANNUAL BREAD PUDDING BAKE-OFF
Exhibition Dates: February 1, 2008, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


November 23, 2007. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: WILD WINTER WHIMSY, Third Annual Wearable Art Show
Exhibition Dates: December 7 – December 31, 2007
Opening Reception: First Friday, December 7, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


October 26, 2007. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: Virginia Paquette
Exhibition Dates: November 2 – November 30, 2007
Opening Reception: First Friday, November 2, 6-8 p.m.
Musical Guest: Bill Smith, internationally-known jazz clarinetist
(see press release.)


September 27, 2007. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: GREGORY GLYNN : Sculpture and Drawing
Exhibition Dates: October 5 – October 28, 2007
Opening Reception: First Friday, October 5
(see press release.)


July 23, 2007. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: A MAGICAL PLACE: Stories in Paper and Clay
Artists: Barbara Campbell, Javier Cervantes, Katherine Michaels
Exhibition Dates: August 3 – September 30, 2007
Opening Reception: First Friday, August 3, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


May 18, 2007. For immediate release.
Event: TEA BOWLS ABLOOM
Ancient Themes, Contemporary Forms

Artists:Jenny Andersen, John Benn, Richard Bresnahan, Granite Calimpong, Barb Campbell, John Dix, Jiri Duchek, Gina Freuen, Eva Funderburgh, Colleen Gallagher, Damian Grava, Nancy Gill, Eric Gorder, John Harris, Chuck Hindes, Shiho Kanzaki, Chris Knapp, Ken Lundemo, Jan McKeachie-Johnston, Sequoia Miller, Gavin Noyes, Hiroshi Ogawa, Peter Olsen, Owen Rye, Beverly Saito, Steve Sauer, Al Tennant, Jack Walsh, Natalie Warrens, Ben Waterman, Rigel Weis.
Exhibition Dates: June 1 – July 31, 2007
Opening Reception: First Friday, June 1, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


April 6, 2007. For immediate release.
Event: SPRING CONCERT SERIES AT THE ISLAND GALLERY
Artists:Stephen Bryant, Violin; Kevin Krentz, Cello; Sue Jane Bryant, Viola
Exhibition Dates: Friday, April 20, 7:30 p.m.; Friday, May 25, 7:30 p.m.
Enjoy an evening of chamber music and extraordinary art. Admission is $15/$5 students at the door, or for advance purchase contact The Island Gallery: (206) 780-9500.
(see press release)


January 19, 2007. For immediate release.
Exhibition and Event: NUDES & FOODS
Mixed Media Exhibition & 2nd Annual Bainbridge Island Bread Pudding Bake-Off to Benefit Helpline House.
Artists: Gina Freuen, Scott Griffin, Leigh Knowles, Erik Lindbergh, Ken Lundemo, Greg MacDonald and Virginia Paquette.
Exhibition Dates: February 2-28, 2007
Opening Reception and Bread Pudding Bake-Off: Friday, February 2, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release)


November 24, 2006. For immediate release.
Exhibition: SILKS & STONES: SECOND ANNUAL WEARABLE ART SHOW
Textile Artists: Akihiko Izukura, Carter Smith, Arlene Wohl, Rana Helmi
Jewelry Artists: Sophie Bryant, Su Olsen, Virginia Paquette, Cleva Rose, Priyo Salim, Dixie Stanton, Katy Ubaldi, Roger Wilbur, Irwan Williams, Lou Zeldis
And introducing the three dimensional fiber sculpture of Regina Benson.
Exhibition Dates: December 1-31, 2006.
Opening Reception and Fashion Show: Friday, December 1, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


July 31, 2006. For immediate release.
Exhibition: POTTERY: PRAIRIE – PLAINS – PACIFIC. A Celebration of American Contemporary Wood-Fired Ceramics by Artists from the Prairie, Plains and Pacific
Exhibition Dates: August 4 – September 29, 2006
Opening Reception & Handbuilding Demonstration by Chris Knapp: Friday, August 4, 6-8 PM
(see press release.)


May 2, 2006. For immediate release.
Exhibition: PACIFIC RIM ARTISTIC COLLABORATION: DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY
Exhibition Dates: May 5-31, 2006
Opening Reception: Friday, May 5, 6-8 p.m.
Woodworking Demonstration: Keith Mesirow, Arts Walk, Sunday, May 7, 1-3 p.m.
(see press release.)


March 30, 2006. For immediate release.
Exhibition: In The Garden: Wood, Stone & Ceramic Art For Outdoor Living.
Ken Lundemo, Steve Sauer, Gregory Glynn, Gavin Noyes and .
Exhibition Dates: April 7-30, 2006.
Opening Reception: Friday, April 7, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


BainbridgeBuzz.com. February 9, 2006
Here’s the winning bread pudding recipe!
(BainbridgeBuzz.com is an online magazine devoted to building community among women who live on Bainbridge Island, Washington, and beyond.)
(see article. opens in new window.)


Bainbridge Island Review. January 28 2006
Puddin' on the ritz
(see article.)


November 27, 2005. For immediate release.
Exhibition: ALL THAT GLITTERS: Contemporary Wearable Art. Jewelry & Clothing Treasures from the Studios of Northwest & Pacific Rim Artists.
Jewelry Artists: Marilyn Bergstrom, Tobie Bloom, Sophie Bryant, Julia Corliss, Su Olsen, Virginia Paquette, Cleva Rose, Kati Ubaldi, Irwan Williams
Clothing/Textile Designers: Randall Darwall, Rana Helmi, Isnia, Arthur Karvan, David Mendoza
Exhibition Dates: December 2-31, 2005
Opening Reception: Opening Reception and Fashion Show with Music by Alaina Simcoe: Friday, December 2, 6-8 p.m. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Helpline House.
(see press release.)


October 28, 2005. For immediate release.
Exhibition: ON THE EDGE, Northwest Wood Artists. Christian Burchard, Tom Dolese, Debra Greiner, Gregory Glynn, Steve Hall, Keith Mesirow, Alan Rosen, Ted Scherrer and Robert Spangler
Exhibition Dates: November 4, 2005 – November 30, 2005
Reception to Meet the Artist: Friday, November 4, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


September 19, 2005. For immediate release.
Exhibition: DREAMS OF FLIGHT: THE SOARING ARTISTRY OF ERIK LINDBERGH
Exhibition Dates: September 30-October 31, 2005
Reception to Meet the Artist: Friday, September 30, 2005, 6-8 p.m.
(see press release.)


Arts News. Fall 2005
The Island Gallery FLIES into FALL
Exhibition: DREAMS OF FLIGHT:THE SOARING ARTISTRY OF ERIK LINDBERGH
Exhibition Dates: September 30 - October 31, 2005
Exhibition: ON THE EDGE:GROUP SHOW OF NORTHWEST WOOD ARTISTS
Exhibition Dates: November 4 - 30, 2005
(see PDF file.)


July 25, 2005. For immediate release.
Exhibition: CONTEMPORARY WOOD FIRE: INTERPRETATIONS
Barb Campbell, John Harris, Terry Inokuma, Chris Knapp, Hiroshi Ogawa, Beverly Saito, Jack Walsh & Natalie Warrens

Exhibition Dates: August 5-31, 2005
(see press release.)


July 10, 2005. For immediate release.
Exhibition: CELEBRATION OF BATIK: THE ARTISTRY OF AGUS ISMOYO AND NIA FLIAM.
Exhibition Dates: June 3-July 31, 2005
(see press release.)


April 18, 2005. For immediate release.
INSTITUTE FOR CROSS CULTURAL ART SPONSORS FIRST ACTIVITIES.
Indonesian and Salish Artists Collaborate. July 5-12.
Hands-on Batik Workshop at the Island School. July 14-15
(see press release.)


January 25, 2005. For immediate release.
Exhibition: Sea and Sky: David Mendoza Explores Art in Nature
Exhibition Dates: February 4-28, 2005
(see press release.)


December 6, 2004. For immediate release.
Exhibition: ART IN WOOD GROUP SHOW, Gregory Glynn, Carlos Sosa and Gary Quitslund
Exhibition Dates: December 10, 2004 - January 7, 2005
(see press release.)


September 14, 2004. For immediate release.
Exhibition & Jazz Performance: Virginia Paquette: FOREIGN BODIES, Bead Constructions and Paintings of Found Images from Italy, with Bill Smith, jazz performer and composer.
Exhibition Dates: October 1 - October 31, 2004
(see press release.)


August 31, 2004. For immediate release.
Exhibition: Rana Helmi: WEARABLE ART JACKETS & HIDDEN TREASURES
Exhibition Dates: September 3-30, 2004
(see press release.)