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As a supportive community of art advocates, teachers, artists, craftspeople and students, KAC has enriched my life, allowing me to grow as a mentor, teacher, artist and friend.
Carol Gouthro, Ceramics Instructor
At KAC, my son receives great instruction and exposure to many different mediums. His instructor is engaging and fun… he is so proud of what he creates!
Crista and Luke Solaro, KAC Parent & Preschool Picasso Student
The teachers at KAC are unparalleled in their aptitude, compassion, and creativity. They are some of the most capable educators I’ve ever encountered, instilling enthusiasm and passion in their students. More than just imbuing us with greater technical expertise, they build confidence and hone our individual artistic visions – helping us further develop strong and unique voices through our chosen media.
Evelyn Hirata, KAC Student
Kirkland Arts Center is the best kept secret of the Eastside…. I got a lot more than I expected. The teachers gave me enough structure to start a project and enough freedom to express myself in my own way…. KAC provides great teachers, a place to experience and learn about art, a place where artists can grow, and a place where the public can drop in to see art exhibits. KAC has it all.

What’s Happening

Where We Stand – An Update

Where We Stand - An Update in April 2021 In June 2020, in response to the events surrounding George Floyd’s death and the Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement, we posted our statement of support and solidarity for anti-bias,

Hiring: Executive Director

Guided by the mission, vision, and values of the organization, and working in partnership with the Board of Directors and Staff, the Executive Director provides strategic and operational leadership for KAC. The Executive Director has responsibility for management

Organization Update

When we look back over all the challenges of the last year, we are so proud of the Kirkland Arts Center community. Like all nonprofit organizations, especially those in arts and culture, we have been impacted in ways we

Health

Our first priority is always the wellness of this community. Because of this, we have updated the protocol to enter the Peter Kirk Building. Your vigilance is critical to maintain the health of this community; thank you for your

Current Exhibitions

Past Exhibitions

Reflections Tour

We are excited to share the Reflections Virtual Tour & Musings with Curator Donna Lindeman Porter! Within these brick walls, creative sparks have been nurtured and sent out into

Thanks to our generous community partners

Our Mission

Kirkland Arts Center unleashes the power of art to ignite individual growth and self-expression, build community spirit, and cultivate cultural vibrancy.

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- 1.1713524226281 year ago

You all come together to create a community that leaves us in awe each day. We sincerely hope that the depth of our… https://t.co/URGqMgtYRq
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- 1.3108515981735 year ago

RT @uwsoa: Alums Amanda Sweet & Miha Sarani have work in the juried exhibition "Threshold" @kirklandarts; reception on Friday (1/10) & on v…
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- 1.3108521055302 year ago

We're hiring a Development Assistant & Board Liaison! #nonprofitjobs #artsjobs https://t.co/EwvswtsvwW
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- 1.3108547057331 year ago

"Newnan, Georgia decided to use art to help the community celebrate diversity and embrace change. Not everyone was… https://t.co/YtTLEr2DCf
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- 1.5798111998985 year ago

Couldn't have said it better ourselves: "Home is where the art is." 🎨 https://t.co/t1Nrwa1bqW
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- 1.6732517757484 year ago

It's National Arts in Education Week! We believe lives are transformed through arts access. How has your life been… https://t.co/zmtQRYXrBM
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- 1.6816760844749 year ago

Want to improve your photography skills and express your creativity in a new way? This workshop is for you! Storyte… https://t.co/Ixy0cusil2
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- 1.6838488394216 year ago

Mark your calendar! Students and teaching artists will be selling their work September 14 & 15 10 am - 5 pm. 10% of… https://t.co/G6cQYHqGwS
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- 1.6868014967022 year ago

Attention Curators & Aspiring Curators: @ArtsWA just announced an open call for their Curator Roster! Learn more &… https://t.co/DAxFIn9VoK
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- 1.689324549721 year ago

KAC Teaching Artist Karen Klee-Atlin is exhibiting at Shift Gallery in Seattle. Join her for the opening reception… https://t.co/kLN3bnUT8e
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- 1.6896696473871 year ago

ARTbeat is our annual gala and auction. It's an evening of art, community, bidding, cocktails, and enthusiastic sup… https://t.co/ogN6C9XmZh
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- 1.6898667871639 year ago

KAC Teaching Artists Carol Gouthro and Don Fels are exhibiting at @GalleryIMA! Opening reception tonight! https://t.co/HDSi5aKPu3
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- 1.69220884069 year ago

Looking for a great art experience next weekend? Consider Paint Out Winslow, a plein air festival, competition and… https://t.co/HLj6hJmqvI
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- 1.695020579655 year ago

KAC student Lois Harbaugh's work is being featured at Kittredge Gallery, @univpugetsound! The show opens TODAY, and… https://t.co/GvdHuRaxzd
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- 1.6953009259259 year ago

ARTbeat - our annual auction & gala - tickets are on sale now! The future waits for no one; prices increase this w… https://t.co/X8qoMZpbjA
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- 1.7081808409437 year ago

Happy Labor Day Weekend! Our offices will be closed Friday (8/30) & Monday (9/2). Please note the Gallery is open b… https://t.co/NjS4US9B0G
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- 1.7275852359209 year ago

Our very own teaching artist, Nikki Barber, will be at SAM Remix tomorrow for a night of music, art making, and per… https://t.co/6xLctFSocn
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- 2.0486262683917 year ago

Announcing the Kirkland Arts Center Open House 2019! Join us May 10 - 12 for a fun weekend celebrating our communit… https://t.co/ApYCwpIaFD
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- 2.0564953703704 year ago

This week is your last chance to submit to our juried exhibition: Fractured. Submit by April 28th to be considered.… https://t.co/WystHqy9Jw
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