June 26th, 2011 Duane Pasco: Lecture Canoes and the Canoe Journey 2 pm Duane Pasco, master carver of the Northwest Coast, believes that everything one could learn about Pacific Northwest Coast art and culture is contained within the canoe.
April 10th, 2011 Janet & Owen Walker: Lecture Beads of the Fur Trade: Before and Beyond Artists and trade bead collectors, Janet & Owen Walker, will discuss the history of trade beads; their identity, origin, manufacture, use, and how they got to the Pacific Northwest.
December 4th, 2010 Hib Sabin: Exhibit Talk Saturday, 2 pm Hib Sabin’s December exhibition, The Storyteller, will be a tribute to the rich history of storytelling among all peoples, primarily of the Pacific Northwest Coast cultures. Sabin will discuss the significance of storytelling and share his favorite tales in his animated and eloquent way.
December 9th, 2010 Robert Davidson Lecture The Massett Pole Raising Thursday, December 9th, 7 pm Stonington Gallery is honored to present a lecture by renowned artist Robert Davidson who will share the experience from the historic day in August 1969 when his totem pole was the first to be raised on Massett, Haida Gwaii in […]
November 14th, 2010 Marvin Oliver: Exhibit Talk 2 pm Marvin Oliver, whose lectures are always a memorable experience, will speak on the development of his work, including the art featured in his November exhibition at Stonington.
October 24th, 2010 Shaun Peterson: Lecture Shaun Peterson (Puyallup) will share an artists perspective on the change in attitudes on why Coast Salish art has come to the forefront in recent years. This lecture will include historical images and follow through to contemporary works including his own as well as select contemporaries. It will also […]
October 10th, 2010 Joan Tenenbaum: Lecture and Slide Show “Pivotal Moments: Change as Inspiration.” Joan will recount the events that triggered major course changes in her life path and show how her life and work evolved as a result. The presentation will be accompanied by hundreds of visual images of the places she has lived […]
August 29, 2010 Katie Bunn-Marcuse: Northwest Coast Silver Bracelets, Reflections of Culture
July 28th, 2010 Bill Holm Exhibit Lecture 7pm—“Headgear” by Bill Holm. Select photos from the event:
September 20, 2009 Paul Owen Lewis: Gallery Talk Acclaimed award winning author and illustrator, Paul Owen Lewis, will share how he came to create Storm Boy and Frog Girl, two popular Northwest Coast themed children’s books, and will discuss the imporant influence his friend and mentor Bill Holm has had on his work.