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Past Exhibits

Schacktoberfest Art Exhibit 2020

Pick (and purchase) your favorite glass pumpkin from more than 1,000 colorful glass pumpkins handcrafted in the Schack glassblowing studio. You'll also find harvest-themed paintings, pottery & gifts throughout the gallery patch. 

Everett's Summer Street Art Celebration

Community members from Artspace Everett Lofts, Everett Cultural Arts Commission, Schack Art Center, and JAG ArtWorks commissioned several local artists to create artwork panels to hang throughout downtown Everett.

American Graffiti: From the Streets to Canvas

The exhibit American Graffiti: From the Streets to Canvas features a one-of-a-kind, comprehensive exposition and history of the modern graffiti movement in the US with a rare public viewing of 85 spectacular originals held in a local private collection. These works were created by artists from all over the country, including New York, Philadelphia, Chicago, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Oakland, Boston, Seattle, and Phoenix. 

Home is Where the Art is

Join us for a small film series that gives you a peek inside the home studios of some of your favorite local artists. A new film will appear each day, right here on the website. 

2020 Chalk Art Contest

We asked patrons to create beautiful sidewalk chalk art, email us a photo and we created an online gallery to share and enjoy with all!

Art Take Out

Pick ups are currently on hold due to Mayor Cassie Franklin's most recent directives. 

Thank you. We are in the process of moving to a new online shop over here. Please come check it out! 

Purchase a piece of art and we will wrap it up and set up an appointment for you to pick it up curbside at Schack Art Center. 

Currents 2020

NWDC Exhibit and Symposium

Currents 2020, featuring the Northwest Designer Craftsmen, celebrates excellence in craft and design and explores current and continuing trends in craft making, while highlighting the individual artists.

Marita Dingus and Hoa Hong

Explore the work of mixed media artist Marita Dingus and figurative painter Hoa Hong.

Opening Reception: Thursday, January 16th, 5-8pm

Holiday Exhibit 2019

featuring the Colored Pencil Society of America

Schack Art Center's annual Holiday Exhibit featuring the Colored Pencil Society of America, as well as glass, pottery, and other 3-d art from over 70 regional artists.

Elizabeth Kincaid

Watercolors That Dance With Light

A show in our Mezzanine Gallery featuring the works of artist and author, Elizabeth Kincaid.

The Art of Making

a group show by Art For All

Come see this fun and vibrant group show featuring artists from this amazing local organization.

Willenbrink-Johnsen Invitational

Opening Reception: October 10, 5-8pm

Exhibit features the glass art of husband and wife team, Karen & Jasen Willenbrink-Johnsen, along with pieces by 20 of the talented friends.

Book Re-Views

Artwork by students in the Schack's Art Alternatives program

The "Book Re-views" exhibit in the Emerging Young Artists' Gallery features three of the seven books made since 2003 in the art classes that have been presented by the SchackArt Center at Denney Juvenile Justice Center since the early 1990's.

Art of the Garden

Ends August 31

This biannual juried exhibit will feature a prolific offering of art created to enhance the garden and bring the garden into the home. 

Through August 31 / Free Admission


Through June 8, 2019

This exhibit celebrates the use of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) in artistic disciplines through the high quality craftsmanship and innovative design of members from the Northwest Designer Craftsmen.

Pets on Parade

Put on your pets' party clothes and come join the parade! This exhibit is a playful tribute to pets through the eyes of the artists who love them.

Animal Kingdom

Featuring Janie Olsen, 2019 Artist of the Year

Exhibit showcasing the paintings of Janie Olsen, 2019 Artist of the Year for the Schack Art Center.

Youth Art Month: WAEA Exhibit

Beginning March 1st the Schack Art Center will be featuring the 2019 WAEA Youth Art Month Student Exhibit.

Regional Scholastic Art Awards

Schack Art Center is proud to present The Scholastic Art Awards. This program gives thousands of students throughout America the opportunity to broaden their creative horizons while earning local and national recognition.

Salmon School Ambassadors

To honor all the artists who have volunteered countless hours to make Joseph Rossano's School project possible, Rossano and the Schack Art Center are inviting them to exhibit a piece of their individual artwork in Salmon School Ambassadors from January 10 - February 23, 2019.

Allure of the Fish

Featuring Joseph Rossano

Exhibit features the artwork of Joseph Rossano, who is passionate about protecting our environment and raising awareness about the state of salmon and steelhead fisheries and their habitats.

Holiday Art Exhibit

featuring the Northwest Pastel Society

Annual Holiday Art Exhibit featuring Signature Members of the Northwest Pastel Society, as well as a large mix of regional glass, ceramic, wood, and jewelry artists.

Voyager: Steve Jensen

Ends November 3

Steve Jensen began his Voyager series to help navigate his own personal grief and loss, and with the hope to provide relief for others dealing with their own sorrow.

2017 Pilchuck Emerging Artists in Residence

Opening reception: October 4, 5-8pm

This exhibit will feature new works by artists in the 2017 Pilchuck Emerging Artists in Residence (EAiR) program in partnership with Pilchuck Glass School.

Americans Interned

Exhibit Ends September 1

This exhibit shares the personal stories of the WWII Japananese American Internment Camps through portraits and mixed media pieces by Chris & Jan Hopkins.

2018 Artists of the Year: Jan & Chris Hopkins

Reception: June 21, 5-8pm

This exhibit celebrates the work of 2018 Artists of the Year: Jan and Chris Hopkins.

The Intersection of Art + Math

The Intersection of Art + Math will explore the many ways artists use mathematical ideas and theories to create their work.

21st Juried Art Show

This biennial collection of Northwest artists features a well-rounded variety of mediums to produce an eclectic and visually stimulating exhibit.

Looking Back: Honoring 25 Years of Artist of the Year

Beginning in 1992 the Schack Art Center began the tradition of honoring an Artist of the Year. This exhibit celebrates all our past award recipients in a new group show.

R. Allen Jensen & Timothy C. Ely:

Drawings & Digressions

"Drawings and Digressions" will feature a selection of drawings, sculpture, and books by artists R. Allen Jensen and Timothy C. Ely.

Holiday Show 2017

featuring Northwest Watercolor Society

The annual Holiday Show will feature works by signature members of the Northwest Watercolor Society, as well as glass and ceramics by regional artists.

Pilchuck EAiRs 2016

This exhibit will feature new works by artists in the 2016 Pilchuck Emerging Artists in Residence (EAiR) program in partnership with Pilchuck Glass School.


Sabrina Knowles & Jenny Pohlman

This exhibit features work from the "Himba Portrait Series" by glass artists Jenny Pohlman and Sabrina Knowles.


Featuring Denney Juvenile Justice Center & Cocoon House Students

An exhibit of artwork created by youth served by the Schack Art Center sponsored art program at Denney Juvenile Justice Center, at Cocoon House Uturn drop-in center, and through Promising Artists in Recovery (PAIR) sponsored by Howarth Trust all under the instruction of Henri Wilson. 

My Swirly Brain and Other Oddities

Opening Reception: August 10, 5-8pm

2017 Artist of the Year Gale Johansen brings her whimiscal and detailed artwork to the Schack for this solo exhibition opening August 10.

Interwoven Dialogues: The Architecture of Basketry

Photographs by Susan Gans of Artifacts from the Everett Museum of History Collection

The Everett Museum of History has partnered with photographer Susan Gans and the Schack Art Center to showcase our extensive indigenous basket collection.

Courtesy of: Extraordinary Basketry, Textiles and Sculptures from N.W. Collections

featuring Lisa Telford, Haida Artist

Schack Art Center is thrilled to present the exhibition "Courtesy of: Extraordinary Basketry, Textiles and Sculptures from N.W. Collections, featuring new work by Lisa Telford, Haida Artist and guest curated by award-winning artist Jan Hopkins.

EvCC Student Exhibit

Schack Art Center is pleased to feature works by Everett Community College art, photography, and graphic design students in the Emerging Young Artists' Gallery.

CONVERGENCE: Contemporary Mex-Xicano Art in the PNW

Guest curated by Dr. Lauro H. Flores

The exhibit, "CONVERGENCE: Contemporary Mex-Xicano Art in the Pacific NW" will showcase the rich history and art that exists as a result of the Mexican migration to the Northwest.

Over the Rainbow: Alfredo Arreguín

Known for intricate, colorful and highly detailed paintings, Mexican-born painter Alfredo Arreguín is featured in the solo exhibition, "Over the Rainbow", in the Schack's mezzanine gallery from April 27 - June 3, 2017.

Black & White Photography Contest Exhibit

Reception: April 13, 6-8pm

The 2017 Black and White Photography Contest Exhibit features 175 photos from Snohomish County High School 9-12 students.

Fiber Fusion

Last week, ends April 15

Fiber Fusion is a showcase of the depth and breadth of the surface designer's work in Washington State.

Red Tails, Silver Wings

Tour with artist Chris Hopkins on Feb 4. at Noon.

Schack Art Center is thrilled to present Red Tails, Silver Wings, an exhibit featuring paintings and drawings by artist, Chris Hopkins from January 5 - February 25, 2017. The paintings capture the history of America's first African American fighter squadron, the Tuskegee Airmen.

Historic Aircraft Profiles

Last week - Ends February 4

Schack Art Center is featuring historic aircraft profiles by artist and retired Boeing employee Robert Parks through February 4, 2017.

The Hero's Journey

Portraits and stories of LGBT Mormons

The Hero's Journey features the work of artist Melinda Hannah, who has created 20 portrait paintings to help tell the story and honor LGBT Mormons.

Holiday Exhibit 2016

Featuring Seattle Print Arts

For the holidays, Schack Art Center is featuring the artist guild Seattle Print Arts in the exhibit Pressing On, as well as glass and pottery by regional artists.

Pilchuck Prints

Pilchuck Prints, curated by Tina Aufiero, Artistic Director at Pilchuck Glass School (PGS), features 21 prints created in the PGS Print Shop.

Painted Glass: A Northwest Perspective

Guest curated by Dick Weiss

Painted Glass: A Northwest Perspective features work by the following artists who paint on glass: Susan Stinsmuehlen - Amend, Robert Carlson, KéKé Cribbs, John de Wit, Walter Lieberman, Paul Marioni, Richard Marquis, Robbie Miller, Charles Parriott, Ginny Ruffner, Cappy Thompson, David Walters, and Dick Weiss.

Seeing Ourselves

Historic Portraiture Inspired by Chuck Close

Featuring a reimagining of historic portraits of local people from the Museum's vast collection, this exhibition examines the idea of transformation of an image through reproduction and replication.


PRINTS: Process and Collaboration

This exhibition, from May 12 - September 5, 2016 at the Schack Art Center, comprehensively surveys Chuck Close's long involvement with the varied forms and processes of printmaking.

A Great Painter as Printmaker

The Block Prints of Guy Anderson

The exhibit, A Great Painter as Printmaker, features twenty wood block prints included in the "The Catalogue: The Block Prints of Guy Anderson", which documents the process of legendary Northwest Painter Guy Irving Anderson.

Skagit Women Print

Last week! Ends Thurs. 2/4

Eighteen artists who live or work throughout the Skagit Valley joined together to produce a suite of original prints for Skagit Women Print.

In addition to the orginal suite of 18, the Schack exhibit will feature works by friends of Skagit Women Print and curated by Natalie Nilblack.

Holiday Art Exhibit

Thru December 24

This annual holiday exhibit features two-dimensional works by members of the artist guild, Seattle Co-Arts, as well as a diverse selection of pottery and glass by regional artists.

EAiRs 2014

This exhibit will feature new works by artists in the 2014 Pilchuck Emerging Artists in Residence (EAiR) program in partnership with Pilchuck Glass School.

All Natural

Glass exhibit curated by Kait Rhoads

For All Natural guest curator Kait Rhoads has selected ten contemporary, glass artists whose work references nature, although sometimes in an ironic or unexpected way.

Vibrant Matter

Artist of the Year: James Arrabito

Schack Art Center is thrilled to honor photographer James Arrabito as an Artist of the Year for 2015.

Vibrant Matter

Artist of the Year: Verena Schwippert

Schack Art Center is thrilled to honor public sculpture artist Verena Schwippert as an Artist of the Year for 2015.

Through the Lens

Everett's First Fifty Years in Photographs

The Everett Museum of History, in partnership with the Schack Art Center, presents Through the Lens: Everett's First Fifty Years in Photographs. Exhibition viewing begins on June 11 and ends September 1, 2015.

Saving the Environment: Sustainable Art

As we all look for ways to be better stewards of the environment, the artists participating in Saving the Environment: Sustainable Art are turning to junk stores, second-hand shops, trash bins and surplus venues to satisfy their urge to create and save our beautiful planet.

Back to the Schack

Artwork from All Aboard

Opening April 7 from 5-8pm, "Back to the Schack" is an exhibit featuring the artwork of participants from All Aboard, an activities program for adults with special needs.

Essential Gestures: Becky Fletcher

This exhibit features the bold, expressive oil paintings of Skagit Valley artist Becky Fletcher.

Anything Goes

Cascade Clay Artists

The Cascade Clay Artists bring a mix of established and emerging talents to the Schack for a fresh, new exhibit where "Anything Goes."

Holiday Show

NW Watercolor Society

Schack Art Center's annual Holiday Show is the annual Signature Members Exhibition for the Northwest Watercolor Society.

Intersections in Meaning, Form, and Function

Edmonds Community College Students

Edmonds CC Intersections in Meaning, Form and Function represents student works from all disciplines in the Visual Arts Program at Edmonds Community College.

Halfway to Somewhere

Brent Rogers and Granite Calimpong

Exhibit features new collaborative and individual work by Granite Calimpong and Brent Rogers inspired by their joint residency at Pittsburgh Glass Center.


Featuring the 2013 Pilchuck EAiR

Featuring artists from the 2013 Pilchuck Emerging Artists in Residence (EAiR) program in partnership with Pilchuck Glass School.

Artist of the Year: Joan Pinney

Opening August 14, 5-8pm

Annual exhibit featuring the 2014 Schack Art Center Artist of the Year recipient Joan Pinney.

19th Juried Art Show

Ends August 2

This biennial exhibit of Northwest artists is a well-rounded variety of mediums to produce an eclectic and visually stimulating exhibit.


Cocoon House & Denney Juvenile Justice Center youth

Exhibit will feature artwork created by Cocoon House residents and court involved youth at Denney Juvenile Justice Center.

Trail of Cedar, Stone & Canvas

Exhibit pays tribute to the NW Coast First Nations Peoples through paintings by artist Chris Hopkins.

Tangible Evidence

Last Week!, Ends Sat. April 12

Exhibit featuring members of the Northwest Designer Craftsmen.