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John Avendano
The America, Americas Series

July 19 – August 16, 2024

John Avendaño

The body of artwork was created by John Avendaño in hopes that we reconcile the different emotions that the American flag may bring.

Artful Summer
The Artful Summer

August 3, 2024

Get Ready for the Kirkland Arts Center ARTful Summer Open House!  Mark your calendars for Saturday, August 3rd, and Join us for free family fun with the Iron Potter Competition, Face Painting, Figure Drawing, Raku Firing, and more.

But that’s not all! We’ll have an Ice Cream TruckBalloon Sculpting, and Live Music to make the day even more special.

A big thanks to @Explore Kirkland for supporting our event.

This event is free and open to everyone. Register now at:


Up through Mid-October

Coronarya: The Chroma Series

Now showing at the Kirkland Public Library. 
308 Kirkland Ave, Kirkland, WA 98033

Community Partners



Thank you for attending Avant Garden!

On behalf of Kirkland Arts Center, thank you for attending our Avant Garden Auction & Garden Party. The sense of community and support at the event was truly energizing.

Thanks to you we raised over $169,000 and reinforced our commitment to our vision of KAC: Where Art Connects Us.

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Summer Quarter 2024

Summer Quarter Registration 2024

Members may start registering at 12 PM on Tuesday, May 7. Kirkland Arts Center uses an online class catalog system that automatically prohibits registrations prior to the opening times/dates. Attempts to register early will receive an error message. Try again on the time and day provided above.

Registration is available online or in-person.

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Mayor Curtis and Councilmember Falcone from the City of Kirkland Visited Kirkland Arts Center on March 14th, 2024

Mayor Kelli Curtis and Councilmember Amy Falcone from the City of Kirkland paid Kirkland Arts Center (KAC) a visit on March 14, 2024, at 2 pm. The tour was hosted by David Lynx, the Executive Director, Christopher Lye, the Board President, and Rob Kmiec, the Director of Education at KAC, highlighting the KAC’s educational and cultural contributions to the community.

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