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Amazing Quilt Art at the Museum

“Conversations with Gee’s Bend,” the exhibit which just opened at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art, is outstanding both in terms of conception and presentation. Curated by local artist Annie Howell-Adams, the exhibit highlights quilts made by the women of Gee’s Bend, Alabama, and explores parallels between their works and the other artworks on […]

Guest Column – ‘In a Single Word’

GUEST COLUMN Journal of the San Juans January 30, 2018 In a Single Word The need to create a name for the “middle”. By Yasmine K. Kasem  Growing up in the Midwest, I never thought of myself as different from my peers. No, I didn’t go to a church like my friends, and I often […]

Imogen Cunningham: Through My Lens

The Female Gaze: Imogen Cunningham: Through My Lens Friday Harbor, WA: The San Juan Islands Museum of Art, SJIMA, will open an exhibition by world renowned Pacific Northwest photographer Imogen Cunningham, courtesy of the Imogen Cunningham Trust and its director, San Juan County resident Meg Partridge, Cunningham’s granddaughter, and an award winning documentary filmmaker. Imogen […]