Ichikawa, Etsuko - Sketch for Hakoniwa Project, watercolor and lead pencil

Hakoniwa (hӓ ko ne wӓ) is a Japanese word that means a boxed garden or a miniature garden. It also refers to Sandplay therapy that was developed by Dora Kalff, a Jungian therapist in Switzerland in the 1950s to ‘60s. This therapy is an action-oriented and artistic psychotherapy practiced mostly...

Miller, Michael Paul - Switchback, 2007, oil on canvas, 60 x 84 inches

Curator Wakthrough - March 21, 1pm
Panel Discussion – May 2, 4pm
Guest Curator, Robert Yoder

John Cole - Dike Near Wayne's Pond

The fourth in the color study series surveys Northwest artist’s use of this tranquil and rejuvenating color. From line to color field and realistic to abstraction, green is echoed from nature to the artist’s canvas.

Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 10:30am

Parents or caregivers and children ages 2-4 years are encouraged to participate in a fun morning of art, stories and sensory experiences. Classes are free but pre-registration is requested. Class limited to 8 children and 8 adults....

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    Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm

Renew your spirit, refresh your mind, unwind with friends…

Sculptor Michael Peterson will share his approach to his organic abstract objects and the evolution of his work with...

MoNA Link provides comprehensive art education for students from pre-K to middle school, in school districts...

This class explores concepts of positive and negative spaces in composition, while using warm and cool colors in...

Good art is worth looking at.  But how do we do that exactly?
Join artist Margaret Davidson in looking at art...

Good art is worth looking at.  But how do we do that exactly?
Join artist Margaret Davidson in looking at art...

MoNA’s 2015 auction weekend, June 19, 20 and 21 will be incredible fun! New tent site, new sit down,...

Spend the weekend experiencing free art activities in Anacortes, Edison, La Conner, and Mount Vernon including...

Find jewelry, glass, children’s toys and books, coffee table, art books, greeting cards, and holiday décor.


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The Museum of Northwest Art enriches lives in our diverse community by fostering essential conversations and encouraging creativity through exhibitions and educational activities that explore the art of the Northwest.



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