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Lynnwood Arts Commission
c/o Sarah Olson
PO Box 5008
Lynnwood, WA 98046

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Welcome! The Lynnwood Arts Commission invites you to explore the various visual and performing arts in Lynnwood.

Lynnwood Arts Commission

The Lynnwood Arts Commission supports the arts to enrich the quality of life in Lynnwood.

  • We provide visual, performing, cultural and educational arts programs.
  • We form partnerships with businesses, schools, community organizations and individuals.
  • We develop and maintain the public art collection.
  • We support the arts with public and private funds.
  • We promote the arts and its benefits

Library Gallery

The Lynnwood Library Gallery rotates visual art exhibits every 4-6 weeks located at 19200 44th Ave W.

Call for Artists - 2016 Gallery Exhibits

For more than 17 years, the Lynnwood Arts Commission has organized rotating art exhibits for display at the Lynnwood Library. The Commission invites visual artists of all ages residing in Washington State to apply for the 2016 exhibits. Artists will be selected for six-week exhibits and will be notified by November 2015. 
DEADLINE: September 30, 2015. 
Download information and application form here: PDF / Word 

Current Exhibit

Library GalleryThe Lynnwood Arts Commission presents oil and acrylic painter Reginald Allen.

llen has always enjoyed sketching and painting. Originally from London, Reginald began painting butterflies, roses and other simple flowers using his metal box of watercolor paints at the age of eight. In his thirties, Reggie worked in oil - painting seascapes and sailing ships. Reggie taught painting to seniors in Denver in his 60’s prior to moving to the Northwest. Having continued to paint - winning awards for many of his works including two blue ribbons at the 2014 Evergreen County Fair - Reggie has chaired the Lynnwood Senior Center Art Committee and has given his time abd expertise to facilitate a free art workshop at the Senior Center for a mix of experienced and beginner creative friends. Reginald Allen's paintings are on display through April 16th at the Lynnwood Library Gallery.

Contributed Photo: Dancing Trees, Reginald Allen

Library hours are Monday-Thursday from 10am - 9pm, Friday from 10am - 6pm, Saturday from 10am - 5pm and Sunday 1pm - 5pm and is closed on national holidays. The Gallery is exhibited in the multi-purpose rooms; call ahead for viewing availability:

Lynnwood Library
19200 44th Ave W
Lynnwood, WA 98036
(425) 778-2148

Art in Lynnwood

Gentle Encounter - Public Art

Gentle Encounter by Louise Mcdowell
Located at Heritage Park
Photographed by Bruce Coxley




Public Art Collection
The City of Lynnwood’s Public Art Collection currently is made up of 23 large site specific pieces and over 120 portable works such as paintings, photographs and prints. The collection is maintained by the Lynnwood Arts Commission and can be found carefully displayed throughout municipal buildings, parks and public spaces throughout the city. A self-guided, walking tour is avaiable to view a small sample of that fine collection of art. For interior art pieces, all city building are open 10am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, except holidays. Walking Art Tour

Shakespeare in the Park
7pm | Lynndale Park Amphitheater

Shakespeare In the ParkPack some snacks, bring a blanket and head on down to Lynndale Park (18927 72nd Ave W, Lynnwood) for an evening of Shakespeare performed by professional theatre troupes Wooden O Theatre and GreenStage. Perfect for the whole family - rain or shine! All performances begin at 7pm and are free (suggested donation $5).

Shakespeare in the Park is sponsored by the City of Lynnwood Parks, Recreation and Cultural Arts Department, GreenStage, and the Seattle Shakespeare Company.

Visit the Shakespeare in the Park webpage for the full 2015 season schedule.

Photo: GreenStage performing A Midsummer's Night Dream