it won’t budge

Date posted: December 13, 2013

Art Faculty Member Victor Sandblom recently had his paintings in the exhibit “WONDER” at the Simon Mace Gallery in Port Townsend, Washington. Sandblom’s artist statement is, “Wind on the water, tracks in the snow.” The series is a meditation on painting. Drawing from the spirit of great art, (European Masters, Northwest Coastal Haida, and others) …more about it won’t budge

crumbled, swallowed & transformed

Date posted: December 13, 2013

Art instructor Emily Gherard explores the idea that painting and drawing have the ability to present inanimate objects in ways that allow the viewer to empathize with them. In her paintings walls crumble, swallowed and transformed by the fog and rocks huddle together for shelter. There is a quiet conflict between the characters (walls and …more about crumbled, swallowed & transformed

2013 faculty exhibit

Date posted: November 20, 2013
2013 Faculty Exhibit

Opening Wednesday October 9 is the 2013 art faculty exhibit! Help us kick off Fall Quarter with the opening of this annual exhibit, representing a variety of media — including ceramics, darkroom and digital photography, painting and encaustic, printmaking, many forms of sculpture (metal, cement, wood, multi-media), and the list just goes on. Experience work …more about 2013 faculty exhibit

the last picture show

Date posted: November 12, 2013
Untitled Painting

Art Faculty Dale Lindman announces the last exhibit to be held at the Francine Seders Gallery: “The Last Picture Show,” Norman Lundin & Dale Lindman, Dec. 6 – 24, 2013. Opening Reception Sunday, Dec. 8, 2 – 4 p.m. “Reflecting upon Dale Lindman’s paintings, one finds they are not easily described, but what painting worth …more about the last picture show

girl on a limb

Date posted: November 6, 2013

Art Faculty Member Pat De Caro says the following about her work: “I’m engaged in how the space of childhood resurfaces and defines our sense of self by evoking memory of place and forgotten, familiar moments we share in our collective histories. I often center on portraying the interior “self” that is separate from the …more about girl on a limb

nadia sablin’s “aunties”

Date posted: November 1, 2013
aunties Revised

Opening Wednesday November 13 is Nadia Sablin’s “Aunties” Reception with the Artist: Wednesday Nov. 13, 3 – 7 pm, D271 Aunties is a series of photographs detailing the lives of two of Sablin’s unmarried aunts who live in Northwest Russia. Having spent their youth working in big cities, after retirement the two women have come …more about nadia sablin’s “aunties”

horsehair raku and burnished clay

Date posted: October 29, 2013

Artist statement: Karen Eaves I have been working in clay since the late 1970’s first as a student and later as a volunteer here at Bellevue College in the ceramics department. It has been especially gratifying in helping the students in the classroom so they can successfully experience working with clay. I enjoy throwing classical …more about horsehair raku and burnished clay

infants in precarious positions

Date posted: October 24, 2013
linda thomas reception

Work by Bellevue College Art Instructor Linda Thomas: For several years I have investigated the expressive potential of infants in precarious positions and undefined space. I’m particularly interested in the newborn as a metaphor for vulnerability. Since a newborn can’t bear the weight of its own head or control its movements, an adult must intervene. …more about infants in precarious positions

photographic narrative

Date posted: June 25, 2013
photographic narrative

BC Photography instructor  Ginny Banks created a blog for her Narrative Photography class, Spring Quarter. Students went ‘on assignment’ to local non-profit organizations, doing visual story-telling through photography of the organization’s members or clients. Click the link to explore the various narratives.  

dale lindman at prographica

Date posted: June 19, 2013
dale lindman

Work by Bellevue College Art Faculty Dale Lindman is currently on view in the exhibit: “The Landscape: Evoked”, on display at Seattle’s Prographica gallery, June 8 – July 13, 2013. About The Landscape: Evoked Most (all?) paintings contain illusions of spatial depth whether or not there is descriptive subject matter. Formal cues to spatial depth …more about dale lindman at prographica