View art work by regional artists at the Mercer Gallery. The gallery is located at the Mercer Island Community & Event Center, 8236 SE 24th Street. It is open to the public and the exhibits are updated approximately every two months. Artwork is for sale with a percentage of the sales going to support arts and cultural programming of the Mercer Island Arts Council.
The Arts Council is currently soliciting applications to exhibit in the Mercer Gallery in 2017. If you are interested in exhibiting in the Mercer Gallery in 2017, please download,complete, and return the application to exhibit: Gallery Application to Exhibit. Don't delay, the Gallery Selection Committee will be meeting soon!
Artists of all medias, large groups or individual artists with 10 or more pieces, are encouraged to apply. Artists with fewer pieces will be grouped into one exhibit. All 2D art must be framed or have wrapped, painted edges. The gallery has five pedestals and 12" shelving for the display of 3D art. There are several glass cabinets that can be used for smaller pieces and/or jewelry. All items must be for sale.
Shows generally run for seven weeks, with the Arts Council hosting an artists' reception on the first Thursday of the show.
Showcase: July 25 - September 9
Tony Halstead, Pamela K. Beer, Fiona Lau, and Marshal Karr
Artists' Reception - Thur, July 28, 6:30 - 8 :00pm
Orin Mill by Tony Halstead
Note: Artists' Reception dates and times are subject to change. Please call 206.275.7609 to confirm date and times.
Jose Orantes: September 12 - October 28
Artists' Reception, Thur, September 15, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
MIVAL Holiday Show: October 31 - October 28
Artists' Reception, Thur, November 3, 6:30 - 8:00 pm
Would you like to volunteer to help out in the Gallery or for other Arts Council Events?
Click here to fill out an online volunteer information form.
Mon - Thur, 7 am – 9:00 pm
Fri - 7 am - 7 pm
Sat, 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sun, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Driving Directions to the Community & Event Center