Past Exhibitions

Urban 2017

Susan Gans, James Arzente, M R McDonald, Janet Neuhauser, David Sokal September 7 - 30, 2017 First Thursday: September 7, 5 - 8pm Artist Talk: September 16, 4:30 - 6:30pm Organized by photographer, Susan Gans, this group photography show explores the meaning of 'urban' through analogue black and white street photography, long exposure color nighttime digital images, portraiture in industrial settings, detailed studies of posters layered and deteriorating, and conceptual analysis of the genre of street photography itself ... Read More

Incoming 2017

Lauren Greathouse, Leonardo Lanzolla, Karen Graber, Saundra Fleming, Mimi Cernyar-Fox
August 3 - September 1, 2017
First Thursday: August 3, 5 - 8p
Artist's Reception: August 26, 4-6pm
Incoming will feature works by Gallery 110's five newest artists: Lauren Greathouse, Leonardo Lanzolla, Karen Graber, Saundra Fleming and Mimi Cernyar-Fox ... Read More

American History X

Robert Horton
June 1 - July 1, 2017
First Thursday: June 1, 5 - 8p
Artist's Talk and Reception: June 10, 6 - 8p
Exhibition Performance (featuring the African American Writers' Alliance): June 17, 6 - 8p American History X will feature iconic scenes of African-American leaders, ... Read More

Metal

M R McDonald
July 6 - 29, 2017
First Thursday: July 6, 5 - 8p
Artist's Reception: July 8, 5 - 8p
The photographs in this show are of decaying public surfaces, predominantly layered posters reflecting the complex culture of the city, subject to  ... Read More

Dreamscapes

Brian Lane
July 6 - 29, 2017
First Thursday: July 6, 5 - 8p
Artist Talk: July 8, 2p
Statement from the artist: It's not what you see, it's how you see it.  I document the mundane and overlooked spaces of our urban environment.  ... Read More

Surface

David Beckley
April 6 - 29, 2017
First Thursday: April 6, 5 - 8p
David Beckley reexamines the photographic portrait in terms of its ability to convey identity in a meaningful way at or below the surface ... Read More

Climb

Susan Christensen
April 6 - 29, 2017
First Thursday: April 6, 5 - 8p
Artist's Reception: April 22, 6 - 8p
The drawings in this series were done consecutively, each one springing from the forms discovered in the previous drawing - a visual stream of consciousness ... Read More

Aftermath

Sally Ketcham
May 4 - 29, 2017
First Thursday: May 6, 5 - 8p
Using mixed media and collage, both digital and analog, Ketcham references the built environment - roads systems, bridges, building fragments and maps - the work ... Read More

Parrot

Aaron Brady
May 4 - 29, 2017
First Thursday: May 6, 5 - 8p
Artist's Reception: May 13, 5 - 8p
From the artist: In "Parrot" I use ink and graphite drawing to explore the image as an imperfect copy. Original subjects are first captured with video, ... Read More

Places and Spaces

Gregory Pierce and Ray Schutte
March 2 - April 1, 2017
First Thursday: March 2, 5 - 8p
Artist's Reception: March 11, 5 - 8p (including presentation by artists at 5:30p)
Places and Spaces is a cluster of ideas that through deliberative planning, and association of accident, seek to understand ... Read More

Rrose Sélavy

David Sokal
January 5 - 28, 2017
First Thursday: January 5, 5 - 8p
Artist's Reception: January 7, 5 - 8p
An installation in homage to the father/mother of Conceptualism, Marcel Duchamp, employing multi-media, kinetic, and experiential strategies ... Read More

7th Annual Juried Show

Greetings From the Anthropocene
February 2 - 25, 2017
Juried by Maiza Hixson, Chief Curator of the Santa Barbara County Office of Arts & Culture ... Read More

“small works”

December 1, 2016 - January 28, 2017
West Gallery
First Thursday: December 1, 5-8p
Please note the gallery will be closed Saturday, December 24th and Saturday, December 31st. For our December exhibition our gallery artists are offering a wide range of art, ranging from photography and prints ... Read More

Youth in Focus – Be the Change You Want to See in the World

Youth in Focus students
December 1 - 31, 2016
First Thursday: December 1, 5-8p
Gallery 110 is proud to present the work of Youth in Focus students in our East Gallery during the month of December ... Read More

Water Is Everything

Nancy Coleman and Darrel Rhea
November 3 - 26, 2016
First Thursday: November 3, 5 - 8p
Nancy Coleman and Darrel Rhea have both been sailors since childhood, spending much of their adult lives sailing. Over the years, both artists have developed ... Read More

Apparitions

J. Gordon and Mark Hurst
November 3 - 26, 2016
First Thursday: November 3, 5-8p
Informed by a shared history of life on the Great Plains, the visual and auditory works Apparitions ... Read More

Umbrellas, Parasols, and Bumbershoots

Li Turner
September 1 - October 1, 2016
Closing Artist Reception & Talk: Sept. 24, 4-7p
Li Turner’s vivid use of color and whimsy is delightful in her current series of paintings and prints ... Read More

Painting Ann Arbor

M R McDonald
September 1 - October 1, 2016
Artist's Reception: September 24th, 4-7p
From the artist: Rocks, dirt, concrete, grass -- paint applied. Then it sits and gets beaten on by sun and snow and other elements ... Read More

Naughty

Michael Abraham
October 6 - 29, 2016
First Thursday: October 6, 5-8p
Artist Talk: October, 23 (gallery will be open from 12:30 - 3pm) "The Role of the Artist in an Age of Turmoil" by Michael Abraham, 1pm "Why Paint Bad Guys" by David Haughton, 2pm
Click here to purchase a catalog of Naughty/Bad Guys. ... Read More

Push

Michael Abraham, Stacy Milrany, David Sokal
August 4 - 27, 2016
First Thursday: August 4th, 5-8pm
Reception: August 6th, 5-8pm
Is the Seattle arts scene pushing the envelope, or pushing daisies? Our city is at the forefront of a cultural and technological identity crisis. Recession, renovation and ... Read More

Bad Guys

David Haughton
October 6 - 29, 2016
First Thursday: October 6, 5-8p
Artist Talk: October, 23 "The Role of the Artist in an Age of Turmoil" by Michael Abraham, 1pm "Why Paint Bad Guys" by David Haughton, 2pm
Acrylic paintings on hardboard and multimedia artboard that explore the ‘Face of Evil’ ... Read More

OnLooker

July 7 - July 30, 2016 East Gallery: OnLooker Susan Gans First Thursday: July 7, 5p-8p Artists’ Reception: July 9, 5p-8p Artists’ Walkthrough: July 23, 1-2pm From the artist: I gravitate to being a witness to life around me taking on the role of documenting moments often missed as we hurry through our daily existence. These are the fleeting moments that usually go by unseen. OnLooker, in particular, reveals the average life and common threads that bind us with black & white street portraits that encapsulate backstories of emotion or attitude and possibly memories from loners, dreamers, thinkers, listeners, ... Read More

The Head and Figure

July 7 - July 30, 2016 West Gallery: The Head and Figure Sonya Stockton First Thursday: July 7, 5p-8p Artists' Reception: July 9, 5p-8p Artists' Walkthrough: July 23, 1-2pm Sonya creates abstracted, dismantled, yet oddly identifiable incarnations of the female bodily figure expressed through paint, fabric, pillows and more ... Read More

May 5 – 28, 2016

First Thursday: May 5, 5p-8p West Gallery: Pattern Recognition curated by J. Gordon. featuring work by Justin Baldwin, J. Gordon, Scott Horn and Jason Javar Lawrence. Addressing the idea that the underlying patterns of our surroundings are an inherent part of how we navigate and decipher the world, Pattern Recognition is a survey of the use of geometric forms in the practice of four artists working in different regions of the United States.  While referencing their location’s cultural backdrop, the artists respective practices converge on themes of harmonic patterns and dissonance. East Gallery: New Work Joan Kimura "I have been ... Read More

June 2 – July 2, 2016

First Thursday: June 2, 5-8p Terrible Beauty: Under the Canopy Amy Pleasant Artist Reception & Talk: Saturday, June 4, 6-8p, talk at 7p Art is a microscope which the artist fixes on the secrets of his soul and shows to people these secrets which are common to all. -Leo Tolstoy A young girl making her way home and a carefree bike ride near the woods becomes an irreparable encounter with a group of teenage boys. In that moment her life shifts for years to come. Amy Pleasant, the artist, creates a body of work rooted in personal experience as a ... Read More

April 7 – 30, 2016

First Thursday: April 7, 2016, 5-8p West Gallery: Suitcase | curated by Daniele di Lodovico organized by This Might Not Work, Hami Bahadori and Matt Bell, assisted by Maddie Thomas The project, Suitcase, is an ongoing art exhibition founded with the goal of bringing together artists from different countries around the world. The project aspires to get to know new artists and places and then recount this journey through the various languages of contemporary art. The first manifestation of Suitcase was the New York Public Library’s Art Collection Galleries on April 13, 2005 and included only ten American artists and ... Read More

March 3 – April 2, 2016

First Thursday: March 3, 5 - 8pm Artists' Reception and Artist Talks: March 5, 5 - 7pm West Gallery: Twixt work by Susan Christensen from the artist: Abstract, colorful, interior landscapes from the region between my ears,’ Twixt’ also refers to the process by which the larger acrylic paintings in the exhibit were created. In the midst of working on the paintings, I made drawings in oil pastel as a way of quickly exploring questions about color and composition. My curiosity expanded to include a number of independent drawings in that medium as well as drawing into some of the ... Read More

February 3 – 27, 2016

Beam Me Up: 6th Annual Juried Show Exhibition First Thursday Artwalk: February 4, 5 - 8pm Artists' Reception and Presentation of Awards: February 6 , 5 - 7pm From the juror: Poring over the 1500-plus works submitted by artists nationwide was like receiving messages from sentient life on other planets. How surprising, then, to find so many out there touched by the very issues resonating in the mainstream art world. Prominent among these are the fusion of fine art and craft, the zen aesthetics of minimalism, a taste for the naïve and abject, and the desire to portray minority ... Read More

December 2 – 30, 2015

small works Please note: the gallery will be closed December 24 - 26. For our December exhibition our gallery artists are offering a wide range of art, ranging from photography and prints to paintings and sculpture. Each piece in this exhibition measures 12" or less in any direction, is affordably priced, and may be removed from the gallery on the date of sale. Click here to view a small selection of the works available. ... Read More

November 4th – 28th, 2015

Please note: the gallery will be closed Thursday, November 26th. Gallery 110 will also be closing at 4pm on Saturday, November 28th. West Gallery: Again? Referencing the phrase "Never Again" David Beckley uses photographs of Auschwitz and other sources to explore the themes of memory, immense suffering, repetition, forgiveness and hope, within the context of genocide. East Gallery: Remnant Prints and photographs by Sally Ketcham ... Read More

September 30th – October 31st, 2015

Artists' Reception: October 10, 5 - 8pm Front Gallery LICHEN Ray Schutte Gallery 110 presents LICHEN, an exhibition where Ray Schutte explores and challenges minimalist concepts. Reduced to an element as part of the composition in much the same way as the minimalists reduced painting and sculpture to the barest essentials, the image is treated as an art object. The art object creates meaning in itself. LICHEN is shown with a series of one line poems by Mary Kay Tipton. Back Gallery Mostly Women Li Turner Turner’s upcoming exhibition: Mostly Women, is filled with vibrant watercolor and gouache paintings ... Read More

September 2 – 26, 2015

Front Gallery Unfolding September 2 - 26, 2015 First Thursday Artwalk: September 3, 6 - 8 pm Susan Gans and David Traylor present a visual chronicle of Union Street. Through photography and drawings, they explore the idea of “place” and map how this urban landscape reflects Seattle’s social, cultural and economic changes from Elliott Bay to Lake Washington. Back Gallery Invisible Light September 2 - 26, 2015 First Thursday Artwalk: September 3, 6 - 8 pm The second in its series, Invisible Light concludes the thought experiment curated by Director Trevor Doak using a volume of text of the same ... Read More

August 5 – August 29, 2015

Front and Back Galleries Incoming A show introducing Gallery 110's six new artists of 2015: Amy Pleasant, Jerry Gordon, Danielle Foushèe, Susan Christensen, M R McDonald and George Brandt. Amy Pleasant has been featured in many group and solo shows in the Pacific Northwest, Chicago, Los Angeles and Amsterdam. Gallery 110 is excited to showing work from Pleasant's Journey Towards Abstraction series; work exploring gradations of abstractions applied to figurative and abstract images. Jerry Gordon has recently returned to Seattle after time spent at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, where he received his MFA. Within his oeuvre, Gordon attempts to ... Read More

July 1 – August 1, 2015

Thursday Artwalk: July 2, 2015, 6 - 8 pm Artists' Reception: July 11, 5 - 8 pm Front and Small Galleries This Photograph Was Altered for Your Viewing Enjoyment Work by David Beckley & Kevin Marshall First Right now, in your purse or your pocket, you probably have a better camera than even the most famous photographers had in the past.  David Beckley and Kevin Marshall have taken this fact as a challenge to make photographs that you can’t take with a cell phone. Come see the two very different approaches they have imagined and brought to life at Gallery ... Read More

May 6 – 30, 2015

Textus Nancy Coleman Artists' Reception: Saturday, May 9th, 5 - 8 pm Nancy Coleman presents Textus, a body of new work that resides somewhere in the space between the literal and the abstract, using painted text weavings created in acrylics. “What interests me is constructing art that evokes a visceral reaction (right brain), yet is based on text therefore appealing to the cerebral (left brain). I am using cursive text as the basis for this, as cursive is fast becoming an obsolete method of writing, despite studies that have shown it to be more fully tied to the brain and ... Read More

June 3 – 28, 2015

First Thursday Art Walk: June 4, 5 - 8 pm Artists' Reception: June 28, 5 - 8 pm Layered Interplay Layered Interplay explores nearly fifty years in the career of artist Ray Schutte. The exhibition includes Ray's major career focus, photography, which he uses as documentation, experimentation in processes and juxtapositions of geometry and natural randomness. Ray's photographs and multi impression prints explore elements of four major movements, abstract expressionism, pop, minimalism and conceptual. Today Ray Schutte is working on new processes, and while it is important to look forward to the future, there is also much to learn from the past. Layered ... Read More

April 1- May 2, 2015

Outside Looking In George Brandt First Thursday Art Walk: April 2, 6 - 8 pm Artists' Reception: May 2, 6 - 8pm Gallery 110 is proud to exhibit an array of members' works curated by the gallery's founder, George Brandt. As a collective, Gallery 110 opened in 2002 under Brandt, with the mission to provide exhibition opportunities for Seattle's emerging artists who had yet to secure gallery representation. Brandt led the gallery during these early years as its Art Director.  After his departure in 2007, the gallery's members have rotated over the years, working on many collaborative and solo projects ... Read More

March 5-28, 2015

First Thursday Artwalk Opening: March 5th, 2015, 5-8 pm Artist Reception, Thursday March 5th, 5-8 pm Objects of Sustenance Sonya Stockton Metamorphosis Pascale Lord ... Read More

February 2015

Art Walk Opening   February 5, 2015  5pm-8pm Artist Reception   February 7, 2015  5pm-8pm Gallery 110's 5th Annual Juried Exhibition Juried by Scott Lawrimore, First Director, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, UW February 5 -28, 2015 ... Read More

January 8 – 24, 2015

Second Thursday Artwalk Opening January 8th 2015 5-8 pm Artist Reception Saturday January 24th 2015 5-8 pm POLICE AT WORK A Gallery110 Group Exhibit What happened in Ferguson Missouri is documented and discussed across all forms of media today because of our adaptation of the telephone.  Smartphone use has increased the awareness of the violent, volatile and sometimes racist nature of police work. This documentation does not always tell the whole story.  Police at Work is an exhibition of Gallery 110 artist’s smartphone images of the law enforcement activities each witnesses. Maylee Noah ARTISTS IN SITU Beyond conveying a simple likeness, ... Read More

December 4 – 27, 2014

Art Walk: Thursday, December 4, 6-8pm The Toy Gallery 110 artists explore  and games playfully, critically, literally, and obscurely. Recognizing that toys and play exercise our imaginations, and help us interact with our world and each other, gallery members reveal the complicated and elucidating role of the toy ... Read More

November 6 – 29, 2014

David Haughton Nocturnes II Emmanuel Monzon A Yearning for the Emptiness First Thursday Artwalk Opening: Artist Reception Friday November 6th, 6-8 pm November 7th, 6-8 pm ... Read More

October 2 – November 1, 2014

UnChain Underground - stories of America  Robert Horton, Roosevelt Lewis, Chaz Lindsey First Thursday Opening, October 2, 6-8 pm Artist Symposium, with Robert Horton, Roosevelt Lewis and Chaz Lindsey with guest Mediator Carol R. Williams, Arts education director for Nature Consortium Artist Reception: Saturday, October 11, 5-7 pm Celebrating the great accomplishments of African Americans in American history, is demonstrated, through each Artist's interpretation. The visual elements conveyed in UnChain Underground stories of America, will range from images of slavery, iconic leaders, social and economic empowerment. This exhibition will feature the works of Robert L. Horton, Roosevelt Lewis and ... Read More

September 5 – 27, 2014

Artwalk Opening: First Friday, September 5, 6-8pm Artist Reception: Last Friday, September 26, 6-8 pm Epistrophy Nudes David Beckley Beckley uses long exposures to slowly build photographic images by playing with light and movement. Although most of Beckley’s shoots focus on the banality of everyday things such as brushing your teeth or getting dressed, by using long exposures he is able to introduce a large amount of chance and uncertainty to everyday repetitions, bringing to mind our connection to or lack there of something much bigger than us. The Revolt Sonya Stockton Albert Camus once said that "Art, in a ... Read More

August 7-31, 2014

A Member's Group Exhibition David Beckley  |  Aaron Brady  |  Nancy Coleman  |  Sean Fansler David Haughton   |   Robert Horton   |   Susan Gans    |   Sally Ketcham Joan Kimura  |  Sabe Lewellyn  |   Pascale Lord  |  Ian Macleod Paula Maratea | Kevin Marshall  |   Emmanuel Monzon Maylee Noah  |  Greg Pierce | Betty Sapp Ragan Ray Schutte  |  Sonya Stockton  |  Li Turner The members of Gallery 110 are contemporary artists whose work ranges in style and media. This month the Artists of Gallery 110 present themselves through a diversity of craft, media and styles in this annual ... Read More

July 3 – August 2, 2014

Altered Landscapes / Fractured Line  July 3 - August 2, 2014 Gregory Pierce By emulating geologic processes of landscape formation, Gregory Pierce balances creative control with the fluid dynamics of molten rock, clay and glazes. Susan Gans Informed by her background in printmaking, Susan Gans’ work combines layers to make photographic montages, adding original text shifting imagery to creative.Ian MacLeod The reciprocal nature of the photograph and the structure become apparent - both concern the representation of three-dimensional space ... Read More

June 4 – 28, 2014

First Thursday Artwalk opening: June 4, 6-8pm  Saturdays in June Free Events Artist Talk: Saturday: June 14th, 11am Monoprint Demonstration: Saturday, June 21, noon-3 Closing Reception: Saturday, June 28, 1-5pm Joan Kimura New Work This body of work is as an ongoing exploration of the human figure and how the Artist's past and present experiences and emotions contribute to shape it. Li Turner Under The Influence Of Rain In this exhibition Li Turner created a series of monotypes in an attempt to capture the essence of our Northwest rainforests. Whether it is a stand ... Read More

May 1 – 31, 2014

First Thursday Artwalk Opening: May 1st, 6-8pm Artist Reception: Saturday May 10, 5:30 - 8:00 pm Interface Using successive steps in a process that directs their unique natural series of changes, Artists Paula Maratea and Ray Schutte respond to the impact technology is having on our environment and respond with their current exhibition, Interface. Paula Maratea's paintings are derived from thoughtful contemplation about the internet and the relevancy of painting in a digital world. Citing technological changes in how people communicate, document and "see things" as the source of her inspiration, Paula questions the legitimacy of her existence as a painter ... Read More

April 3 – 26, 2014

Artwalk Opening: Thursday April 3rd, 6-8pm Artist Reception: Saturday April 5th, 5-7pm Discussion with Artist Sabe Lewellyn: Saturday April 19th, 1-2 pm Front Gallery: KALLIPHILIA/KALLIPHOBIA Sabe Lewellyn Use #mogrify and share what you bring to the cubic foot white box. Sabe exposes our perceptions of beauty as it evolves through western art. Sabe Lewellyn visually reflects on our perceptions of beauty through the everyday and not-particularly-beautiful banal aspects of our lives. This exhibition will explore the preoccupation of beauty in western art as well as the dissolving of beauty as arts focus has shifted over the past 100 years. Sabe Lewellyn ... Read More

March 2014

March 6 - 29, 2014 First Thursday Artwalk Opening: March 6th, 6-8pm Front Gallery Paintings and photography by Sally Ketcham, Spike Mafford and Mark Miller Mark Miller, WTO Police, pigment and acrylic on board, 72 x 48 inches Reference urban transitions and resistance in Seattle in the late eighties and nineties. Back Gallery Scattered Light Jan Cook Jan Cook, Masked Man, chromoskedasic painting, 11x14 inches Jan Cook  works with alternative process photography, combining it with painting in unconventional ways. She has been using different methods to explore this juxtaposition for many years. Manipulating photographs allows this artist to work with ... Read More

February, 2014

February 6 - March 1, 2014 Artist Reception and Awards, Saturday, February 8, 6 - 8 pm _________________________________ Elizabeth Boyne  |  Maxi Cohen  |  Jueqian Fang Jen Grabarczyk  |  Amy Hamblin  |  Austin Irving Gregory Pierce  |  Trevor Mahovsky & Rhonda Weppler  |  Lena Wolek _________________________________ Transient Moments Instead of grand declarations or statements, most of the artists in this exhibition capture a fleeting gesture, thought, or create sculptural forms that are inspired by everyday materials or rituals. Rhonda Weppler’s still-lives of groceries, describe not only the collection of beer or wine in a shopping basket but note the event for ... Read More

January 2 – 25, 2014

Front Gallery: My Favorite Things; Then & Now What has that significant power to inspire the creative process? What are the favored undisclosed  objects in artists' studios that have special meaning and exerting influence?  What from the past is the intimate companion of the present? For the month of January, Gallery 110 artists will bring a slice of their studio into the gallery. My Favorite Things, Then and Now is an exhibition juxtaposing artists' selections from their current work with some of their favorite sources of inspiration. These may include their own art work from the past, a post card, a quote, ... Read More

December 5 – 28, 2013

First Thursday opening, December 5, 5 - 8 pm Artist Reception, Friday, December 6, 5:30 - 8 pm Gallery 110's exhibition, White, returns in December, with member Artists referencing the term from a variety of perspectives. Exhibiting Artists: David Beckley, Aaron Brady, Nancy Coleman, Ryan Doran, Ron Hall, Robert Horton, Sally Ketcham, Joan Kimura, Pascale Lord, Paula Maratea, Emmanuel Monzon, Maylee Noah, Betty Sapp-Ragan, Ray Schutte, Li Turner, Cass Walker Gift Art In the Spotlight gallery. Art makes a personal and perfect gift. On View in the main galleries ... Read More

November 7 – 30, 2013

First Thursday Artwalk Opening, Noember 7th, 6-8pm Artist Reception: Saturday, Novemer 9, 6-9 pm Sean Fansler Heroes Return The protagonists in Sean's recent works are any of the five pacific salmon species once they have returned to their natal streams. Having spawned, their bodies decompose at the whim of the elements, changing form continually as they wash away; opening to the world and passing the oceans nutrients on to the forest. Sean celebrates this portion of the salmon's life cycle through works focusing on the point where the struggle to maintain the boundary between inside and outside has given way ... Read More

October 3 – November 2, 2013

First Thursday Artwalk Opening, October 3rd, 6 -8pm Artist Reception: Friday, October 11, 5 - 8 pm Front Gallery: Perfect Families Fab Rideti In her new series of photographs titled Perfect Families, Fab Rideti underscores the multiplicity of the family face via the literary vehicle of the seven deadly sins. The essence and richness of human nature resides in contrasts. Each of Rideti's photographs offers two contrasting views of the same family. Merging disparate realities into what appear to be a single scene spotlights the all-too-human desire to appear as kinder, more generous, and generally "better" than we are. It's Arts ... Read More

September 5 – 28, 2013

First Thursday Artwalk opening: September 5, 6 - 8 pm Artist Reception Saturday: September 7th, 5-8pm Ryan Doran Urban Osteology Mix urban graffiti style stencil work with exaggerated scientific illustration.  In Urban Osteology, Ryan Doran explores function and form of a subject in motion, through its underlying skeletal structures. Aaron Brady City Transformations In “City Transformations” Aaron Brady uses ink and graphite drawing to explore the depiction of bus commuters. Passengers are first captured with video, then line and finally transformed with washes into clouds and ghosts: imperfect mutations who inhabit fragments of the urban grid, blurring and morphing as they ... Read More

August 1 – 31, 2013

Paper Trails First Thursday Artwalk opening:  Thursday, August 1, 2013, 6 - 8 pm Artist Recption: Friday, August 30th, 2013, 5 - 8 pm Sonya Stockton, Monika Dalkin, Sabe Lewellyn, Paula Maratea, Sally Ketcham, Nancy Coleman, Roger Shurtleff, Emmanuel Monzon Paper is so ubiquitous and intertwined with our lives.  We interact with it constantly: reading the morning news, receiving receipts for purchases, reading a book in the evening, wrapping a gift, opening a card, writing in a journal, getting a cup of coffee.  We also experience its disappearance: newspapers, bank statements, bill payments, books, grocery bags.  Whether essential to our daily ... Read More

July 5 – 27, 2013

Stretchable Moment A Gallery 110 New Artist Exhibition July 5  - July 27, 2013 Second Thursday Artwalk Opening: July 11th, 6-8 p.m. David Beckley, Nancy Coleman, Cass Walker The Art of Photography has come a long way.  Gallery 110 is happy to welcome three new Artists who work in the medium of photography.  David Beckley, Nancy Coleman, and Cass Walker, each use the medium to differing advantages.  Please join us in welcoming them ... Read More

June 6 – 29, 2013

New Work - Sally Ketcham Windows - Ray Schutte First Thursday Artwalk: June 6th, 6-8 p.m. Sally Ketcham continues to explore the interplay between abstraction and representation.  Within this series of multimedia paintings, Ketcham alludes to the fragile balance of ecosystems, with references to distressed coral reefs, mutant aquatic life forms, and suburban pods. Spatial ambiguities, surfaces and edges built up with paint, mediums, string, paper and other debris reference the constant intrusion of chemical seepage into our urban ecosystems. In Windows, Ray Schutte explores the iterative use of a photograph in a series of multi impression ultra violet ... Read More

March 2013

First Thursday Artwalk Opening: March 7 - 30, 6-8 p.m. Artists’ Reception: Saturday, March 9th, 5-8 p.m. Main Gallery: East Meets West Peter Serko The Japanese concept of “mono no aware” is explored in Peter Serko’s current exhibition, East Meets West, at Gallery 110. Photographer, Peter Serko’s, opposing collections characterize mono no aware, the realization about the transience of life and appreciation of its fleeting beauty. The first collection is a series of images taken in a Japanese garden where the careful eye can see examples of mono no aware at every turn. The second collection, photographed in other locales, conveys ... Read More

May 2013

The Other Gun Show A Gallery 110 Group Exhibition  May 2 - June 1, 2013 First Thursday Artwalk Opening: May 2nd, 6-8 p.m. Artists’ Talk: May 4th, 5 - 6 pm, Reception: Saturday, May 4th, 6-8 p.m. Exhibiting Artists: Jasmine Iona Brown, Jan Cook, Ronald Hall, Sally Ketcham, Joan Kimura, Sabe Lewellyn, Pascale Lord, Paula Maratea, Marcy Merrill, Emmanuel Monzon, Fab Rideti, Ray Schutte, Sonya Stockton , Li Turner   As weapons fill our world from private and public gun show sales, Gallery 110 artists are joining the national gun control debate in this month's exhibition, The Other Gun Show. By using their art to stimulate dialogue, ... Read More

February 2013

3rd Annual Juried Exhibiton February 7th – March 2nd First Thursday Artwalk Opening: February 7, 6 - 8 pm Reception and Juror's Awards: Saturday, February 9, 5 - 8 pm Artists Recognized: Donna Baek - David Beckley - Beka Bielman - Michael Carl - Zach Collins - Jane Emens - Jennifer Frohwerk - Paula Maratea Fuld - Julie Gaskill - Kathy Gore-Fuss Noah Greene - Amy Hamblin -K.u.B.O - Lita Kenyon - Sally Ketcham - Sabe Lewellyn - Dorothy McGuinness - Nancy McLaughlin -Kristen Michael - Daphne Minkoff - D.Wynne Nixon - Maylee Noah - Tisa Pickering - Benjamin Sandness - Katherine Spinella - Sharon ... Read More

April 2013

First Thursday Artwalk: April 4th, 6-8 p.m. Exhibitions April 4 - 27 David Haughton - Pascale Lord Winter's waves chill and drain, frighten; repetitively whispering rumor of a massive rogue wave, just behind.Dawn’s first blush in the sky exhilarates with the infinite potential of the coming day.Sunset’s stillness and fading color trigger ache for more days, more years, more warmth…more love. This series of paintings are anchored in feeling. With each painting, Haughton seeks the alchemy of engagement: the sharing of emotion through cadence, hue and form.David Haughton is a self-taught artist. He is inspired by the changing light ... Read More

December 2012

December 6th – 29th First Thursday Artwalk Opening: December 6th, 6-8 pm Artist Reception: Sunday, December 9th, 5 – 8 pm BOXISM Gallery 110 invites you to consider the box, in Boxism.  Contemplate the myriad uses of boxes in modern society while reflecting on the underlying geometry of the cubed shape.  The juxtaposition of creative responses to the idea of boxism allows for a compelling analysis of the creative process in both galleries.  The main gallery will feature unique responses to the concept of “box”, while the small gallery will present a collection of pieces that are all the result ... Read More

November 2012

November  1 – December 1 First Thursday Artwalk Opening: November  1st, 6-8 p.m. Guest lecture with Sonya Stockton and Fab Rideti: Saturday, November 3rd, 5 p.m. Artists’ Reception: Saturday, November 3rd, 6-8 p.m. Main Gallery: Am  I Woman?  Sonya Stockton What is "woman"?   Woman is a symbol.  She is an idea.  She is a social construct, centuries in the making.  Our realities are comprised of symbols, but to what extent can we define our individuality in symbolic terms?  In this conceptually driven collection of Sonya Stockton's work, the artist explores her contentiously duplicitous relationship with the complex framework of femininity and ... Read More

January 2013

Betty Sapp Ragan First Thursday Artwalk Opening: January  3rd, 6-8 p.m. Artists’ Reception: Saturday, January 5th, 6-8 p.m. Main Gallery: Looking Up Betty Sapp Ragan Mixed media artist Betty Sapp Ragan creates large, hand colored photo collages using Pre-Modern architectural ornamentation as a basis for development. Looking up to old large format analog negatives from around the world, Ragan responds  by embedding her own contemporary feel using a technique of collage and hand coloring.  Ragan’s large scale collages ultimately invite the viewer to experience the craft of Pre-Modern architectural decoration as a contemporary portrait. Small Gallery: strange glue Sabe Lewellyn ... Read More

June 2012

Susan E. Walker: Passageways Main Gallery The distinct shapes of the land and sea in the San Juan Islands have a lulling sameness. And yet…as an archipelago, the countless islands make navigating each passageway a dizzying maze. Our lives can seem like that…there can be a lulling sameness to the every day. To who we each are. And yet, our choices create passageways to a maze of new catastrophes and triumphs that mark our lifelong path. Painter Susan E. Walker dipped into the intersection of art and psychology for her inspiration, the archetypal ‘hero’s journey’. Each piece in this series portrays ... Read More

July 2012

New Blood July 5- 28 Art Walk:  July 5th 5-8 pm Opening reception: July 12th 5-8pm Gallery 110 is pleased to feature the work of our newest gallery members: Ryan Doran, Sabe Lewellyn, Emmanuel Monzon, Fab, Peter Serko and Michael Shephard in an exhibition called "New Blood" New Blood means new interpretations to the social experiment going on around us. New Blood means new techniques.  Collage in a big way.  These six artists bring their exciting visual investigations to Gallery 110 for the month of July ... Read More

October 2012

October  4 – 27 First Thursday Artwalk Opening: October  4th, 6-8 p.m.               Arts Crush event:  Floating Mountain Poets on Kimura beginning @ 6pm Artists’ Reception: Saturday, October 6, 5-8 p.m.              Arts Crush event:  Floating Mountain Poets on Kimura beginning @ 6pm Main Gallery: Urban Martyrs: Jasmine Iona Brown This solo exhibit by Jasmine Iona Brown features a series of egg tempera portraits of murdered children of color painted in the Byzantine icon style. The artist paints icons in a painstaking technique practiced by the Orthodox Church to create timeless ... Read More

September 2012

September 6 – 29 First Thursday Artwalk Opening: September  6th, 6-8 p.m. Artists’ Reception: Saturday, September 8, 5-8 p.m. Main Gallery: Digest This: Shu-Ju Wang, Diane Jacobs Using imagery of food and implements of consumption as allegories, Diane Jacobs and Shu_Ju Wang present an exhibition that is the perfect balanced diet:  a collection of two- and three-dimensional pieces that explore ideas ranging from personal myth-making to political and social ills. Small Gallery: The Artist's Studio: Maylee Noah Artists are an eclectic bunch. They work in a myriad of environments designed by fate or compulsion to allow their creative impulses to ... Read More

August 2012

16 at 110 August 2 - September 1, 2012 First Thursday Artwalk Opening: August 2; 6-8pm Artists' reception: Saturday, August 4; 5-8pm In our August exhibition, Gallery 110 presents new work by 16 of our gallery artists. With artwork representing the depth and breadth of our collective vision, this multifaceted exhibition invites you to contemplate representations of the feelings, stories, and experiences of 16 individuals expressed in a variety of media. Featuring artists: Jan Cook Monika Dalkin Sarah Dillon Becky Frehse Paula Maratea Fuld David Haughton Joan Kimura Veronique Le Merre Maylee Noah Gary Oliveira Jim Pirie Betty Sapp Ragan Ray Schutte ... Read More