Scene nearby: Chuck Close artworks in Everett

Most art lovers know Chuck Close is an international superstar, but few know he was born in Monroe, Wash., and attended Everett Community College. A show paying tribute to the genius of Chuck Close with 90 major works is currently on display at Everett’s Schack Art Center.   The Chuck Close show runs until Sept….

Scene in Edmonds: Cascadia Art Museum opens new show

Cascadia Art Museum unveiled its new double show Thursday night to a packed house of museum members and dignitaries, including a representative from the Japanese consulate. The new shows, Northwest Photography at Mid-Century and Against the Moon: The Art of John Matsudaira, combine historical photos from Seattle, along with paintings by an esteemed contemporary of…

Steve Pennington previews EdCC Veteran Ceremony coming May 25

On May 25, at 10:30 a.m., Edmonds Community College will host its third annual Memorial Day Ceremony to honor fallen soldiers who served our country. Veteran Steve Pennington provided this preview: “We will begin in the Black Box Theater with guest speakers and a slideshow featuring family members of staff and faculty who served and…