Bellevue Arts Museum
510 Bellevue Way NE
Hours: wed-sun 11am-5pm, free first fri 11am-8pm
Bellevue Arts Museum is a leading destination in the Pacific Northwest to experience art, craft, and design. BAM engages the community through exhibitions, programs, and publications, featuring regional, national, and international artists.
Opening Nov 10 Making our Mark: Art by Pratt Teaching Artists. One of BAM’s most ambitious group shows to date, Making our Mark is a commemorative exhibition celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Pratt Fine Arts Center with work from over 250 Pratt teaching artists throughout the organization’s influential history.
To Feb 11 Walter McConnell: Itinerant Edens: A Measure of Disorder, presents a series of elliptical vitrines bearing nude male figures set in landscapes of moist red clay. Sealed in terrarium-like enclosures, his work addresses the relationship between nature and culture.
To Mar 25 Humaira Abid: Searching for Home. Abid’s first solo museum exhibition offers an intimate look at the humanitarian consequences of the worldwide refugee crisis. Drawn from personal accounts documented by the artist.