Arts

Queer Art Walk returns to Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. – The annual Queer Art Walk is once again returning to Spokane. The event is a city-wide celebration of LGBTQIA2S+ artists and performers that takes place each year during Pride Month.  The Queer Art Walk was founded in…

Spokane local art market 'Bazaar' is back June 18

SPOKANE, Wash. -- After being cancelled and modified over the past two years, Spokane's largest all-local art market Bazaar is back! More than 95 of the region's most exciting and dynamic artists, craftsmen, and goodsmongers will be offering their work…

ArtFest returns to in-person event

SPOKANE, Wash. -- ArtFest is back and in person! The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture's annual event has been held virtually for the past two years, but will return to the MAC campus. This year's event is a three-day…

Spokane Valley artist wins 2022 Congressional Art Competition

SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -- Congratulations to Meagan Hilfiker from Spokane Valley on winning the 2022 Congressional Art Competition! Meagan's mixed media drawing "Kia Kaha" won the competition and will be hung in the U.S. Capitol! Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers announced…

Sub Pop Records offering scholarship to high school seniors

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Sub Pop Records is giving out scholarships to some lucky art-inspired students. The Sub Pop Loser Scholarship is distributing $17,500 in college scholarship money to three eligible high school seniors. It includes one for $7,500 and two…

WSDOT East reveals 'starry forest' design for future overpass

SPOKANE, Wash. -- A new overpass planned for North Spokane is coming fitted with a dazzling mural. The Eastern Washington Department of Transportation unveiled the base design for a painting coming to a future overpass for the North Spokane Corridor.…

Riverview Retirement Community hosting resident art exhibit

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Riverview Retirement Community is showcasing one local senior's captivating artworks. The Riverview Retirement Community is hosting its first art exhibit of 2022 from now until April 4. It will feature many artworks of Jean Mehlhaff, a…

Northern Quest reveals part of outdoor summer concert lineup

AIRWAY HEIGHTS, Wash. - It may be winter, but it’s already time to start planning out your summer.  Northern Quest Resort and Casino announced the first few bands that will join their outdoor summer concert lineup.  The Barenaked Ladies are…

Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91

NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century with his intelligent, intricately rhymed lyrics, his use of evocative melodies and his willingness to tackle unusual subjects,…

Winter Market returns to the Pavilion Wednesday

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The Winter Market is returning to Riverfront Park.  Now in its second year, the market brings together local farmers, processors, artisans and handcrafters under the lights of…