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Store Closed10:00 am—6:00 pm
The Museum Store is closed today for inventory. Sorry for any inconvenience.
Mindfulness Med...8:30 am—9:30 am
Please join us for a weekly mindful meditation practice, meeting on Thursday mornings in the BIMA Auditorium.Mindful meditation is a practice focused on breathing techniques and quieting one's thoughts. Meditation has been shown to support both pain and stress management. Read more about Steve and his experience here.Attendance is free of charge and drop-ins will be accommodated on a space-available basis.Questions may be directed to Kristin Tollefson, Education Director, at email@example.com or 206.451.4004.
First Fridays A...6:00 pm—8:00 pm
Join us during Downtown Bainbridge's First Fridays Art Walk. The art museum and Museum Store will be open extended hours 6pm - 8pm.
Artist's Book T...11:00 am—12:00 pm
Please join us for one of our upcoming Book Talks featuring the works currently on display in the Sherry Grover Gallery. Either BIMA Founder and Book Arts Curator, Cynthia Sears, or a special guest will guide a showing of selected works outside the display cases, allowing viewers to see the movement and multiple dimensions so critical to the appreciation of the book arts.Book Talks meet in BIMA's Sherry Grover Gallery from 11am to 12pm on the following Saturdays: October 21- Diane JacobsNovember 4- Cynthia SearsNovember 18- Marshall WeberDecember 2- Cynthia SearsJanuary 6- Cynthia SearsJanuary 20- Jane CarlinDue to the sensitive nature of handling Artist's Books, participants are asked to wash and dry their hands prior to the meeting. Space is limited during these intimate gatherings and reservations are recommended. Please choose no more than two of the offered programs so that others may have a chance to participate. If you are unable to get a reservation for the event of your choice or would like to attend more than two, Amy Goldthwaite will begin a waiting list two weeks prior to each Book Talk. Questions may be directed to Amy Goldthwaite, Curatorial Associate at firstname.lastname@example.org.
RESERVE YOUR SPOT.
Meet the Artist...1:00 pm—3:00 pm
Meet the Artist is an informal opportunity to engage with our current exhibiting artists in the galleries. Ask questions and learn first-hand about their work, inspiration, and process.
Free. No registration required.
Saturday, November 4, 1-3pm - Lucy Congdon Hanson
Saturday, November 11, 1-3pm - Robert McCauley
Saturday, November 18, 1-3pm - Paul Polson (with painting demonstration)
Sunday, November 19 from 1-3pm - Lucy Congdon Hanson
Saturday, November 25 from 1-3pm - Lucy Congdon Hanson
Sunday, December 3, 1-3pm - - Lucy Congdon Hanson
Saturday, December 9, 1-3pm - Nadine Kariya
Saturday, January 6, 1-3pm - Nadine Kariya
Saturday, January 13 from 1-3pm - Lucy Congdon Hanson
Saturday, January 27 from 1-3pm - Lucy Congdon Hanson
Wednesday, February 14, 2-5pm - Frank RenlieA special Thank the Artist event on Valentine's Day with artist Frank Renlie to celebrate a sweet ending to his solo exhibition Smile. Treats and refreshments will be provided for this special reception. Free.
smARTfilms: Fil...7:30 pm—9:30 pm
Join us Tuesday nights in the BIMA Auditorium for a curated selection of films.
Featured Films:January 9: Key Largo (1941) - SOLD OUTJanuary 16: Ace In The Hole (1951)January 23: Naked City (1948) - NEW DATEJanuary 30: Elevator to the Gallows (1958)February 6: Klute (1971)
Dinner seating in Bistro begins at 5:30 PM. (Reservations recommended - 206-451-4011.)Auditorium opens at 7:00 PMMovies begin at 7:30 PM
Series Pass: $42 Member | $50 Non-Member - SOLD OUTSingle Tickets:$10 Member | $12 Non-Member | FREE - Students w/ valid ID
A man visits his old friend's hotel and finds a gangster running things. As a hurricane approaches, the two end up confronting each other.
SINGLE TICKETS HERE - SOLD OUT
A frustrated former big-city journalist now stuck working for an Albuquerque newspaper exploits a story about a man trapped in a cave to re-jump start his career, but the situation quickly escalates into an out-of-control circus.
SINGLE TICKETS HERE
New York City film noir about two detectives investigating the death of an attractive young woman. The apparent suicide turns out to be murder.
*French w/ subtitles
A self-assured businessman murders his employer, the husband of his mistress, which unintentionally provokes an ill-fated chain of events.
A small-town detective searching for a missing man has only one lead: a connection with a New York prostitute.
Workshops & Dem...10:00 am—3:00 pm
A weekend workshop that will feel like play as you master 3-D basics and beyond for eye-popping pop-up structures.Join us on January 13th and 14th for a two-day adventure in pop-up with well-known BI book artists, Linda Costello and Susan Callan. Explore the use of patterns and perspective. Unfold the mysteries of mistakes without coming unglued. Discover intended, or unintended, stories that will leap out of your 3-D creations.On Saturday, Susan will lead students through the logic, rules, and techniques of a dozen basic pop-up structures. The end result will be your own artful sampler and field journal- a reference book for your future use.On Sunday, hold on to your hats! Linda raises the bar as she takes several of the basic structures, and teaches students to enhance them, combine them, and play with them (break the rules). You'll create three wildly imaginative structures- each housed in a handsome large-format folio, all to take home.
About Susan: As with many book artists, the discovery of the magical blend of books and art was a life-changing moment for Susan. That was twenty some years ago. She became a book arts sponge, absorbing every workshop and every book published on the subject until the urge to share it all just took over. She has been teaching ever since, while, of course, continuing to be a sponge. A truly gratifying encore career!
About Linda: As an architect and historic preservation advocate, Linda Costello has spent much of her life planning and designing structures. Using substantial materials, like concrete, steel, and wood, is necessary to give an environment a sense of permanency. As a paper engineer, Costello uses insubstantial materials. Forget permanence. It's paper! Learning through trial and error, she has had 25 commercial pop-up books published. She loves to show off her small collection of over 6,400 pop-up books. As a pop-up book artist, Costello has discovered a way to go beyond a book's covers. She calls her books "unshelvables." Still learning by trial and error, she admits her most successful pop-ups have been mistakes.
Saturday, January 13 and Sunday, January 14, 2018 | 10am-3pm both days | BIMA Classroom | $150 Registration | All materials provided.
Please email Education Director, Kristin Tollefson at email@example.com or 206.451.4004
Ignite Your Moj...10:00 am—1:00 pm
With speaker Deborah Kagan, hosted by Judy Whitehead
Experience confidence, power and embodiment as a woman that will make you mojolicious!
The Four Pillars of Rockin' Your Mojo - How any woman can eliminate doubt and create self-confidence, enthusiasm and feminine power - starting right now!
More information and tickets available here.