Author Archive | SJIMA

First Showing on the West Coast-Photography ExhibitCloses Soon

Photo Credit: Steve Maddox MY WAR: Wartime Photographs by Vietnam Veterans is exhibited until June 3rd, 2019. Don’t miss this remarkable exhibit at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) in Friday Harbor. What are visitors saying: My …took me on opening day. We walked and read mostly in silence. We hugged and cried […]

Spring Family Art Days   April 6-June 1, 2019

    1:00 -5:00  pm most Saturdays Free for children 12 and under and parents and families. Donations to cover materials and costs are appreciated. Join the art of discovery at SJIMA where there is always something new!  And that includes Spring 2019 FAD continuing the year-long family fun where everyone learns and creates. You take […]

Lynn Bahrych Joins SJIMA Board

Environmental attorney Lynn Bahrych of Shaw Island has joined the board of the San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) in Friday Harbor. Impressed by how SJIMA’s exhibitions have reflected sensitivity to the issues and values of conservation in the Pacific Northwest, Bahrych was motivated to work with the art museum. She works in maritime, […]

Journey Back to Vietnam by Sarah Blum

  Journey Back to Vietnam by Sarah Blum DATE:  April 7, 2019 TIME:  1:30 – 3:00 p.m. ADMISSION INFORMATION:   Free. Sarah Blum, is a champion for justice and is working to heal the profound damage to veterans of the military. At age 73, she is still a practicing nurse psychotherapist with over 28 years experience working with […]

Public sculpture, work by local students and local artists

Contributed image “Sailing by Cattle Point Rocks” by Sam Connery View public sculpture, work by local students, artists at San Juan Islands Museum of Art View a public sculpture, art from island students and paintings by local artists Mary Ann Rock and Sam Connery. A free reception for the shows will be held from 4:30-7:30 […]

CELEBRATION FOR THE COMMUNITY

San Juan Islands Museum of Art, Friday Harbor The San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) is presenting A CELEBRATION FOR THE COMMUNITY opening December 20, 2018 and running until January 21, 2019. The exhibitions feature the works of local artists Sam Connery and Mary Ann Rock, and also include Spring Street School Student Art. […]

SJIMA Spotlights Exhibit Born in Antarctic

SJIMA Spotlights Exhibit Born in Antarctic — from Diane Martindale for San Juan Islands Museum of Art — Surprisingly, marine debris and plastic disposable lighters are at the heart of April Surgent’s art. Her exhibition at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) attracts visitors in with its glowing beauty and reveals a larger […]