Exhibits & Galleries

Past Art Exhibits at Western Libraries

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“Drip, Flick, Splatter” The Western Washington University's Child Development Center takes art to a new level. Elaine Elkin's class of two to three year olds has recently studied the works of Jackson Pollock. Inspired by a book titled, “Action Jackson,” Elaine's students created their piece. By... more
Display by: Tarin Nicholas
Display Date: 6/05/2012
It’s that time of year again! The temperature is rising, the flowers are blooming and the air is smelling a little bit sweeter. Earth Day is right around the corner and rather than celebrating one day, Western Washington University is making a whole week out of it! University Dining Services is... more
Display by: Lindsey Juen
Display Date: 4/16/2012
This exhibit explores snapshots of an individual: the hand, foot, shoulder, back and a partial view of the face.  Drawn in black and white charcoal on colored paper, the colors are muted.  The interest lies more in the forms themselves. The intent behind this set of drawings is to examine.  Examine... more
Display by: Emma Nestvold
Display Date: 1/21/2015
A noted photographer, Berenice Abbott, from the mid-20th century once said “Photography helps people to see.” This has been the motto I have tried to live by in the pictures I have taken over the years. I spent most of my adult life working in radio and over the years produced many... more
Display by: Robin Sizemore
Display Date: 9/30/2016
The Forest in the Trees Jon-Erik Jardine VisionaryConnection.wordpress.com Trees surround us, but rarely do we spend time truly amongst them. The density of forest and the high production of biomass within our local area is one of the defining aspects of this place we call home. These forests are a... more
Display by: Jon-Erik Jardine
Display Date: 12/12/2012
1975 – Quit Smoking…Took up Cross Stitch…Voila! Connie Mallison The Marlboro Man collage is one of a series of Marlboro Man collages I did while living in Montana. Rumors that the Marlboro man in the ad was gay and the fact that cigarettes gave one cancer made the faux tough-guy, outdoorsy cowboy... more
Display by: WWU Art Comittee
Display Date: 8/16/2012
The exhibit will display my most recent yellow room paintings, making it seem like one happy yellow apartment. There are many puppies, cozy and happy, sometimes sleepy, sometimes playing spin the bottle. They're good puppies though, not inappropriate. They're all trying so hard everyday... more
Display by: Alisa Scott
Display Date: 12/25/2016
This photography based work will consist of one piece that is lager in scale, spanning about 5x5. I will be creating a house that is composed of different segments of homes found in Bellingham. This single large image will consist of about 10-20 images. The final piece will be framed and that frame... more
Display by: Madison Jedlick
Display Date: 12/25/2016
Kevin Nielsen
Works by Kevin Nielsen
Display by: Kevin Nielsen
Display Date: 4/27/2019
Kevin Nielsen
Work by Kevin Nielsen
Display by: Kevin Nielsen
Display Date: 4/27/2019