Arts and Artists on Bainbridge

AHB introduces Arts in Education to Currents Online

AHB introduces Arts in Education to Currents Online

Inez Maubane Jones and Teresa Marchinek On September 19, AHB will be launching its Arts Education site on Currents Online, featuring organizations, teaching artists, programs, events and activities related to arts education on our island. Arts in Education is a network of classroom teachers, teaching artists, school administrators, and […]

Artist Fatima Young brings Russian Impressionism to the library

Artist Fatima Young brings Russian Impressionism to the library

Describing her art as traditional Russian Impressionism with a twist of the sublime, Fatima Young has studied the masters since she was a child and has recently returned to painting after a 25 year hiatus. After her husband passed, Fatima found therapy in hiking and […]

Artwork from the new Land Trust Book at the Bainbridge Library

Artwork from the new Land Trust Book at the Bainbridge Library

The Bainbridge Island Land Trust has produced a glorious new book full of photographs, illustrations and stories celebrating 30 years of protection and stewardship of the natural elements on our island. Natural Bainbridge: Working Together to Protect Our Island connects information about ecosystems with the roles played […]

Artist Joanie Klorer at the Bainbridge Library

Artist Joanie Klorer at the Bainbridge Library

How do you capture a storm on canvas? Artist Joanie Klorer grew up in Tornado Alley, and spent her career helping others find therapeutic resolution through art. Now she’s carrying her own awareness of time, place, and storms into abstract paintings she’ll share at the […]

Artist Gigi Godfrey at the Library this June

Artist Gigi Godfrey at the Library this June

Gigi Godfrey “Mischief & Craft” is the title of Gigi Godfrey’s art show opening Friday, June 7th in the Bainbridge Island Library. The title comes from a chapter in the book Other Minds: The Octopus, the Sea, and the Deep Origins of Consciousness by Peter Godfrey-Smith (no […]

Artist Joan Clark opens May 3 at the Bainbridge Library

Artist Joan Clark opens May 3 at the Bainbridge Library

First presented with oil, brushes and canvas at the age of 10, artist Joan Clark has returned to painting after a long hiatus with charming results. Her paintings of people and animals open at the library on Friday, May 3. Mainly self-taught, Joan’s influenced by […]

Artist Cynthia Lait at the Bainbridge Library

Artist Cynthia Lait at the Bainbridge Library

“Headed for Shore” by Cynthia Lait Curious about the artist behind the new murals in the ferry terminal? Meet Cynthia Lait when her new exhibit opens at the Bainbridge Island Library on Friday Evening, April 5th. Ever since Cynthia Lait can remember, she’s been creating art. […]

Ars Poetica comes to the Bainbridge Library

Ars Poetica comes to the Bainbridge Library

Ars Poetica — the pairing of art and poetry — is now coming to Bainbridge. Selected poems are being paired with photos from members of the Bainbridge Island Photo Club and will be on display at the Bainbridge Public Library, opening March 1. Now in […]

Susan Wiersema’s pet portraits at the Library

Susan Wiersema’s pet portraits at the Library

“Splendor in the Grass” by Susan Wiersema Bainbridge Island artist Susan Wiersema uses photography, watercolor, and colored pencil to reveal the soulful nature of animals. Her new show, My Pet Project: Portraits of Cats and Dogs opens at the Bainbridge Library as part of the […]

<b>Painting Human Nature: Artist David Repyak at the Library</b>

Painting Human Nature: Artist David Repyak at the Library

Artist David Repyak For Northwest artist David Repyak, art and life are all about relationship. His new show, Human Nature, which opens at the Bainbridge Library @5pm Friday January 4, explores the relationship between humans and nature. “Struck at an early age by the beauty […]