EXHIBITS: 

Jean Spinosa has several paintings in the Power House in Sandpoint for the Artwalk from June 21 to September 10.

Joyce Green’s Traffic Box, “Lambscape 19-01”  is up!  See it at the corner of Beacon Light and Highway 55, next time you head for McCall.  Also, Her exhibit of “Water Music” watercolors are still on view at the Riverside Hotel through June.  It is on the corridor wall by the Riverside Grill.

Lynn McConnell has two paintings chosen for the Art Stampede Show, which is a national juried show and sale of Western and Rodeo Art, July 14 – 20 at the Nampa Civic Center in Nampa, ID.   Lynn also has a painting selected for the  Art Source Gallery juried show, July 1 –27 at the Art Source Gallery, 1015 Main Street, Boise.

Shelly Johnson’s painting, “Camas Bird”, has been selected for inclusion in the Art Source Gallery’s 17th Annual Juried Exhibition July 1- 27.

Gallery 55 in McCall Idaho invites you to the First Saturday Opening Reception for the July featured Artist Anne Watson Sorensen. First Saturday Reception July 6 from 4-8 pm.  Gallery 55 is located in the heart of downtown McCall by beautiful Payette Lake.  311 E Lake St, McCall.  Anne’s Show runs July 2-28, and includes a new body of work crossing several mediums.

Anne Watson Sorensen is honored to be on the cover of the Meridian Magazine June/July issue.  This magazine is available free at the Fred Meyer’s at Fairview/Locust Grove and other varied Meridian locations.  Additionally, Joyce Green is featured in the Art & Soul article as Artists to Watch!

The Oboler Library at Idaho State University, Pocotello, ID, is delighted to present a new art exhibition, “Linda Aman’s Passion for Painting.” It will be on view from July 5 through the end of September in the library’s 1st floor art area, whenever the library is open; check the hours athttp://isu.libcal.com/hours/. The paintings in the exhibit include watercolors, acrylic, mixed media, and more. The library will host a reception with Ms. Aman on Tuesday, August 27, from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Meet the artist, visit with other art lovers, enjoy some refreshments. The reception is free and open to the public.  To learn more about Linda Aman and her artwork, visit her website at www.amanarts.com. The Oboler Library is located at 850 South 9th Avenue, on the corner of South 9th and Martin Luther King Jr. Way in Pocatello.

IWS 2019 Juried Membership Exhibit Schedule:
– Student Union Fine Arts Gallery, Boise State University, June 2-27
– Twin Falls Center for the Arts, July 10 – August 27
– Carr Gallery at Idaho Falls Arts Council, September 4-27
– Pocatello Art Center, October 2-25
– Lewis and Clark State College Center for Arts & History, November 1-December 2

WESTERN FEDERATION WATERCOLOR SOCIETY EXHIBIT:
Nine IWS artists had works selected for the WFWS44 exhibition in San Diego this coming May. This is the largest number of IWS artists ever chosen for the annual, regional show and reflects the growing skill and talent of our family of artists. CONGRATULATIONS!
Joanne Duffin – Old Schools
Renee Galligher – Calle de Perro
Dennis Hayzlett – Port Side Gears
Laurie Johnson – Catching Some Z’s XII 
Anne Merkley – Indian Chief
Lori Seale- Li’l Derby Dreamer
Michael Sessions – Medevac
Nyla Tillery – Double the Fun Light
Felicia Weston – Odette

40th Idaho Watercolor Society Annual Juried Membership Exhibition

Juried by Iain Stewart, AWS, NWS.  Iain Stewart is a watercolor artist / illustrator and a signature member of both the American and National Watercolor Societies. His work has received numerous awards in international competition and he is a sought after juror and workshop instructor. He is also an architectural illustrator with an international clientele- a business he has run for the last 20 years. Iain maintains a studio in Opelika, Alabama.

View the 2019 Exhibition

Click any image to enlarge it and view the slide show.

We wish to acknowledge the 2019 merchandise donors and sponsors who have given their support to the Annual Juried Exhibition.

Sponsors

Idaho Commission on the Arts, grant funding
National Endowment for the Arts, grant funding

Merchant Donors

Idaho Marine, Inc. , Mark & Louise Bird
Idaho Power
Blick Art Materials
HK Holbein, Inc.
Winsor Newton
Jack Richeson Co., Inc.
Cheap Joe’s Art Stuff
Golden Artist Colors, Inc.Strathmore Artist Papers
Roots Family

Thanks to these galleries for exhibition space:
Student Union Fine Arts Gallery, Boise State University, June 2-27
Twin Falls Center for the Arts, July 10 – August 27
Carr Gallery at Idaho Falls Arts Council, September 4-27
Pocatello Art Center, October 2-25
Lewis and Clark State College Center for Arts & History, November 1-December 2