Bainbridge Island Museum of Art
550 Winslow Way E
Bainbridge Island, WA
Hours: daily 10am-6pm. Admission is free
Bainbridge Island Museum of Art (BIMA) is a collecting art museum with a focus on the art and craft of the Puget Sound region. BIMA rotates exhibits three times per year and has diverse educational programs, a Museum Store, and Bistro.
Located just adjacent to the Seattle/Bainbridge Island ferry terminal at the corner of Highway 305 and the main street of Bainbridge, Winslow Way, a welcoming landmark and a prominent community resource for quality arts education and lifelong learning. FREE Admission thanks to members and donors.
To Oct 1 Women in Photography A group exhibition of personal visions and stories shared through diverse photographic processes.
Ulrich Pakker: Visions Rendered. This major solo exhibition stems from Pakker’s adventurous life and artistic pursuits, leading to an amazing body of fabricated metal sculpture. Pierr Morgan: The Children’s Garden. This exhibition contains the original paintings from Morgan’s latest book, The Children’s Garden, Growing Food in the City. Lisa Stirrett: Beneath the Surface. Stirrett (Silverdale) works in multiple glass sculpture and printmaking techniques and has created a site specific installation, submerging the viewer in her undersea world. Richard Stine: Illustrations. Celebrate Stine’s illustrious, pointed and humorous career as an editorial cartoonist and artist. Bill Hemp: Bainbridge Island A-Z. Plein air artist Bill Hemp invites you to tour his home of Bainbridge Island through the original pen and ink drawings that comprise his recent book. Opening Oct 14Robert McCauley: American Fiction. A solo exhibition featuring over thirty paintings and assemblage works from the 1990s to the present, this show will travel to Museum of Northwest Art (MoNA) in 2018. Nadine Karina: The Hammer and the Peony. Seattle metalsmith Nadine Kariya presents her elegant and diverse designs and stories in jewelry. Frank Renlie: Smile. Renlie (Lake Forest Park) paints what’s in his head, and you can’t help but smile. Paul Polson: Out Here. Polson (from Poulsbo) presents his regional landscape paintings in oil. New Acquisitions. BIMA presents the newest acquisitions to its Permanent Art Collection - donations from regional artists, collectors, and estates. Heikki Seppa: Master Metalsmith. More than thirty functional and conceptual works in sculpture and jewelry art, by the late master metalsmith. Artist’s Books: Collection of Cynthia Sears (Sherry Grover Gallery). BIMA continues to rotate this amazing national collection from the unique world of artist’s books.