Arts and Entertainment

Ryan James Gallery to open Friday

From left: Jeff Wilson, Kimberly Robinson and Ryan James Turok. - Courtesy photo
From left: Jeff Wilson, Kimberly Robinson and Ryan James Turok.
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The Ryan James Gallery, a new concept in bringing together the artist and the community, will open at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11 in the Elements Building at 989 112th Ave. NE #102, Bellevue.

The gallery, the largest on the Eastside, will showcase the original creation of known and emerging Washington artists. The gallery space also will be open for local charities and non-profit groups to utilize for their own public awareness and fundraising. It also will be available to local groups and businesses for event hosting.

Gallery director Ryan James Turok has 15 years of retail management experience in high-end luxury products.

Kimberly Robinson, Director of Community Relations, brings 25 years of entrepreneurial business experience.

Jeff Wilson, Curator of Contemporary Art, adds 30 years experience as an artist, art collector and art educator in the Bellevue School District.

Shelby Wilson, Director of Marketing & Designer Partnerships, has 20 years of experience in sales, marketing and PR with a focus on the design industry.

More information about the gallery is available at 425-443-0725    or via email at

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