In addition to strong local exhibitions at SAM (Beauty and Bounty: American Art in an Age of Exploration), Bellevue Arts Museum (Michael Cooper: A Sculptural Odyssey), and the Tacoma Art Museum (Dale Chihuly’s Northwest), a series of late summer festivals, openings, and art walks are scheduled for August and September, including this weekend’s 10x10x10xTieton opening. Here are some highlights from across Washington State:
Blitz Capitol Hill’s Art Walk from 5 to 8 p.m.
West Seattle Art Walk from 6 to 9 p.m.
Bainbridge Island Summer Studio Tour, featuring more than 50 artists in six studios from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
SAM Remix at Olympic Sculpture Park from 8 p.m. to midnight
Kirkland Art Walk downtown from 6 to 8 p.m.
Mighty Tieton / 10x10x10xTieton Juried Exhibition from 12 to 5 p.m.
Central District Art Walk from 1 to 5 p.m.
Ballard Art Walk from 6 to 9 p.m.
Georgetown Art Attack from 6 to 9 p.m.
Artist Trust’s Art-B-Que annual summer party in Cal Anderson Park from 2 to 5 p.m.
Orcas Island Studio Tour featuring 28 local artists from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily
Kenmore Annual Art Show at Northlake Lutheran Church from 2:30 to 8:30 p.m. daily
Fresh Paint 15th annual art festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Port of Everett Marina
Arts in Nature Festival from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Aug. 20 and 11 a.m. to6 p.m. Aug. 21 at Camp Long
Columbian Artists Association / Art in the Park from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Lake Sacajawea Park in Longview
Opening reception, Hector Acebes show at Marquand Books Studio from 5 to 7 p.m.
Lopez Island Artists Studio Tour from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Bumbershoot: Seattle’s Music & Art Festival at the Seattle Center
Sequim Opulent Art Show For events from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Edmonds Art Studio Tour of 21 art studios from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
September 17-18 and 24-25
ARTrails of SW Washington, Centralia / Open Studio Tour & Gala from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.