Art in the Library

Carnegie Library by Jason Gould

Northwind and the City of Port Townsend sponsor the Art in the Library program. The goals are to provide art for the enjoyment of library patrons and staff, to offer opportunities for artists to exhibit their work, and to decorate and honor Port Townsend’s historic library:

Port Townsend Public Library
1220 Lawrence Street -- in "uptown" Port Townsend

Art is provided by local artists and may be for sale via Northwind at the discretion of each artist. Shows are changed at 4-month intervals.

  • _Art in the Library – Jim Alden Retrospective
    Exhibit 4 months: Oct. 27, 2017 through Feb. 20, 2018 Northwind and Jefferson County Historical Society provide a retrospective look at Jim Alden's work. Jim Alden lived in Port Townsend from 1972 until his death in 2004. Port Townsend provided his subject matter - the people, the town, the bay,...

Archive of recent library exhibits: