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Fine Art of the Northwest
Our 44th year
Landscapes, Prints, Marine Art,
Meditational Art, Art Glass,
Sculpture, Ceramics, Art Cards

Kirsten Gallery
5320 Roosevelt Wy NE
Seattle, WA 98105
(206) 522-2011

HOURS: Thursday-Sunday 11am - 5pm
Closed Monday - Wednesday
Appointments available

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Daiensai print
Being Happy as a Nobody
is the Secret of Success -
Richard Kirsten Daiensai

It is with a heavy heart that we tell you that
Richard Kirsten-Daiensai passed away
Friday, February 15, 2013. He is gone but
his art and writings will live on forever.

Coming Next in 2016
(A few schedule changes are possible)

32nd Northwest Marine Art Exhibition
September 18 - November 6, 2016
Opening reception Sunday, September 18, 2-4 p.m.
Mark Myers Star of Scotland image
Star of Scotland
Mark R. Myers

View additional images as a
Slide Show

Diana Friend and Byron Birdsall
November 20 - December 20, 2016

KG wins 1008 Favorite Seattle Art Gallery

Thanks to our many friends and fans
who voted for Kirsten Gallery.

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In the most recent vote (2008)
Kirsten Gallery was named by NWSource as
the Favorite Seattle Art Gallery!

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Please read the
Seattle Times Article
On Kirsten Gallery’s 40th Anniversary


What’s New at Kirsten Gallery?
(Check here for new work by gallery artists, and additions to consigned work)


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Richard Kirsten Daiensai’s Book
is now available

Daiensai new book Love

Love is 5 ¼ " square. The book has 254
pages and images of 51 Daiensai paintings.
It sells for $19.95.
Available at Kirsten Gallery

A few copies of Daiensai’s first book Smile still are available.
Daiensai signing his book Smile Daiensai Smile book
Richard Kirsten Daiensai signing copies of Smile in 2004

Daiensai’s 256-page book Smile has full-color
images from his paintings and, from his own
notebooks, short bits of poetry, philosophy, whimsy,
and cosmic humor sure to delight the reader at any
time of year. The book is a compact 5 ¼ " square,
perfect for a purse, backpack, or small coffee table.
A few copies remaining at $49.95 per copy.


* Selected images from past Kirsten Gallery shows *
(Work from past shows may have sold, or may no longer be at the gallery)

Richard Kirsten Daiensai - Spring ’15, Spring ’12, Spring ’11, Spring ’10, Spring ’09
Byron Birdsall - Fall ’15, Fall ’14, Fall ’13, Fall ’12, Fall ’11, Fall ’10
Diana Friend - Fall ’15, Fall ’14, Fall ’13, Fall ’12, Fall ’11
Danny Mayes - Fall ’14, Fall ’13, Fall ’12, Fall ’11
Small Treasures - Fall 2015
Four Maestoso Painters (2014) - Gary Griswold -  Steve Hu -  Jerry Stitt -  Tony Turpin
Marjett Schille - Fall ’14, Fall ’12, Fall ’10
Leon White - Spring ’13
Margaret Carpenter Arnett - Spring ’13
Julie Creighton - Summer ’13
NW Marine Art Exhibitions - Summer ’15, Summer ’14-I, Summer ’14-II, Summer ’13, Summer ’12, Summer ’11, Summer ’10
Tugmania - Summer ’08
Vision, Myth and Magic - Fall ’09
Kirsten Gallery Anniversary - 40th (Spring ’12)
Seattle Co-Arts - Spring ’13
NW Pastel Society - Spring ’13, Spring ’11
Puget Sound Sumi Artists - Spring ’15, Spring ’14, Spring ’11, Spring ’09

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