Mercer Island Visual Arts League (MIVAL) PO Box 134, Mercer Island, WA98040 The Mercer Island Visual Arts League is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting local artists and art…More education. The founding members of the Mercer Island Summer Celebration, MIVAL holds several shows a year including the popular Junior Arts Show and the Holiday Arts Show at the Community Center at Mercer View. MIVAL volunteers also staff the organization's full-time art gallery in downtown Mercer Island. The membership is a collection of local emerging artists, enthusiasts and professionals.
MIVAL Art Gallery 2836 78th Ave SE, Mercer Island, WA98040 The gallery is the Mercer Island Visual Art League's permanent display of all…More works created by participating members and available for purchase. On any given day a variety of Mercer Island and Puget Sound artists show oil and acrylic paintings, unique hand-dyed sashes and jewelry made from century-old trade beads, semi-precious stones and Hill Tribe silver. Exhibits change monthly based on a theme and artists are subject to change semi-annually. The gallery also supports adult and children's art workshops at various local venues, and offers scholarships to local students interested in furthering their arts education.