Out of the Woods
July 10 – August 21, 2021
This exhibit features artwork made of wood by artists John Barany, Randal Leek, Pat & Karen Miller, Bern Ilenstine, Norman Brown, Dawson & Cathy Lapsley, Jerry Johnson, and Marilyn Bergevin. The sculptural work is set among paintings by David Johansson and William Nelson.
66th Central Washington Artists’ Exhibition
November 6 – December 11, 2021
Celebrating its 66th year at the Larson Gallery, the Central Washington Artists’ Exhibition showcases the most current and innovative artwork being produced in this region. The juror for this exhibition is Ryan James, Gallery Director and Art Consultant at ryan james fine arts, founded in 2011 by James, who was joined by business partner Jessica Kravitz in 2014. Located in Kirkland, ryan james fine arts, showcases both known and emerging artists specializing in abstract, modern and conceptual arts. Entries will be accepted through September 23, 2021.
Islamic Art Society
September 25 – October 30, 2021
The mission of the Islamic Arts Society “aims to share the rich heritage of Islamic Arts. The society organizes events to celebrate our culture and promote the positive image of our community among Muslims and non-Muslims. Art is a common language and binds diverse communities. By promoting Islamic arts, we hope to promote mutual understanding and to bring the broader American community together.”
March 5 – April 16, 2022
An artists cooperative of over 60 artists in the 509 area code—Tri-Cities and surrounding area. Members work in both 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional media and include painters, potters, jewelry artists, photographers, wood turners, sculptors, and glass artists.
DoVA – Student & Faculty Exhibition
May 3 -28, 2022
This annual exhibit presents the artwork, created within the last year by Department of Visual Art (DoVA) students.
Student work is chosen from Spring and Fall quarters of 2021 and Winter quarter of 2022 at Yakima Valley College. Classes include ceramics, painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, and design. A large selection of the students’ best work makes this one of the favorite exhibitions of the year and a wonderful opportunity to purchase art.
In addition the student artwork, each instructor shows the creativity of their own personal work
Larson Gallery Guild Member’s Exhibition
June 11-25, 2022
This annual non-juried exhibition highlights the creativity of the members of the Larson Gallery Guild. The Larson Gallery Guild consists of 360 members and in 2021, this exhibition had around 65 entries. Since Guild members can only exhibit one piece in the exhibit, members are very selective about their work and choose their best piece. What makes this exhibit special is its variety of media. Many artists use this time to explore and exhibit the result of a new process.
Women Painters of Washington
September 10 – October 22, 2022
Women Painters of Washington empowers professional women artists to create, exhibit, and market their work while fostering art appreciation within their communities and beyond.