The new Burien Arts Gallery has opened its doors in Olde Burien and is devoted to showcasing the works of artists of various media and notoriety. We love to feature established artists and emerging artists alike, including student artists. The gallery is free and open to the public.
Burien Arts Gallery will be showing our Annual Student Art Exhibition from February 7th until March 2nd. This exhibit will showcase the works of students from several Highline Schools including paintings, sculptures and ceramics.
For more information, visit our Gallery page.
You are invited to join jazz enthusiasts of all ages at the 6th annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival, 2:30 to 10:00 pm on Saturday, March 9 at the historic “Landmark on the Sound” Event Center in Des Moines. The one-day Festival features 14 bands on 3 separate stages, playing a variety of jazz styles from the first half of the 20th century, including Dixieland, Swing and Gypsy Jazz This great jazz experience incorporates concerts, dancing, food and drink, and an opportunity to mingle with the musicians, all in one big, day-long swinging party.
For more Festival details, visit Our Programs page.
Exhibit runs March 6 to March 30 with the Opening Reception on March 6 from 4 to 8 pm.
Location: Burien Arts Gallery at 826 SW 152nd St in Olde Burien
Susan Darms – mixed media “sculptures” that make you feel that you are seeing an envoy from another world.
Reni Moriarity – using the traditional tools of sumi-e (rice paper, brushes, watercolor and ink stick ground by hand) to capture the essence of nature and everyday objects.
Roxanne Turner – assemblages that reflect the “wabi sabi” philosophy of beauty in the imperfect, the humble and the impermanent.
To see some images, go to the Local Art page.