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....

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

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...

Working with found objects, you are only limited by your imagination. We will use glass, beads, old jewelry, buttons...

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 outreach program is designed to promote the creative expression and education of our diverse community...

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.

 

Museum of Northwest Art

MISSION STATEMENT

The Museum of Northwest Art connects people with the art, diverse cultures and environments of the Northwest. 

 

VISION STATEMENT

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.

 

COLLECTIONS

MoNA collects and exhibits contemporary art from across the Northwest, including Alaska, British Columbia, California, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington.

 

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