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Artist and Educator Joins SJIMA Board

New board member, Marney Reynolds brings to the San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) her love of art and education. Walking into the museum about 5 years ago she was “amazed and thrilled at the sight of this art showcase and someday dreamed of being a part of it.” Born and raised in Seattle, […]

SAN JUAN ISLANDS MUSEUM OF ART

          Michael Smith                                      Liz Dorman Piano at the Museum The Archipelago Collective will present an informal concert at the San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) on Friday, September 6 from 11:45 am-1pm. A […]

DEEP DIVE CONTINUED and State Art Collection Work Together

    Mystical Journey by Marvin Oliver (Quinault/Isleta-Pueblo) Journey by Wayne Chabre   A web exhibition on My Public Art Portal, curated by San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) board member Lynn Bahrych connects artworks in the State Art Collection with themes in SJIMA’s current exhibition DEEP DIVE. The web exhibition is entitled DEEP DIVE CONTINUED […]

Voices of Our Salish Sea.

One-Time Only- Voices of Our Salish Sea. Don’t miss the opportunity to experience legendary speakers on our ocean life in one room on one day.   Be the first to preview new films by marine experts on orcas, salmon and the Salish Sea sponsored by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA). On Saturday, […]

PHOTOGRAPHY OUT ON THE ROAD

Photo Credit: Ray  Pfortner The San Juan Islands Museum of Art (SJIMA) brings Ray Pfortner to teach PHOTOGRAPHY OUT ON THE ROAD on Sunday, June 30th, 1-5 PM. Ray Pfortner, who teaches travel photography in such colorful places as Cuba, China and Prague, returns this summer to offer a workshop on how to make the […]

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 […]

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, […]

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. […]