Artist Reception to be Held at the Lynnwood Convention Center

LYNNWOOD, WA) -SMG, the world leader in venue management, marketing and development, has once again partnered with the Lynnwood Arts Commission and Edmonds Community College Visual Arts Faculty at the Lynnwood Convention Center. The Artist Reception will be held at the Lynnwood Convention Center October 19th from 6pm - 8pm and is free to the public.

The current exhibit features acrylic and wood on canvas, color photography, digital capture, mixed media acrylic on panel and a variety of other mediums. These works have been generously loaned to the Lynnwood Convention Center by the Visual Arts Faculty of Edmonds Community College and will remain up through the end of December 2011.

The Edmonds Community College art program is designed as a skills-based program that satisfies humanities distribution requirements, elective requirements, and foundation work required for a four-year art degree. The program follows similar collegiate curricular models offering students opportunities to explore visual communication, vocabulary, applications and creative thinking. 

Featured artists for this exhibit include:

Kristi Gibbs
Travis Hough
Dan Neish
Michael Wewer
Minh Carrico
Sarah Maki
Melissa Tomlinson Newell
Audineh Asaf
Robert Stahl 

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About Lynnwood Convention Center

Opened in 2005 in Lynnwood, Washington, The Lynnwood Convention Center is situated in the heart of Washington's aerospace, high tech and bio-med corridor. Conveniently located near I-5, I-405 and Hwy 99, the Center offers individualized meeting spaces with full onsite audiovisual and electrical support, and first class, 5-star resort quality in-house catering. The facility has adopted green/sustainable initiatives that include composting, an extensive recycling program, and transitioning to the use of all green chemicals. The Lynnwood Convention Center is owned by the Lynnwood Public Facilities District and is managed by SMG. For more information, visit  

Frontier is the official Wi-Fi partner and Media Lounge sponsor of the Lynnwood Convention Center.

About SMG

Since 1977, SMG has provided management services to over 220 public assembly facilities including arenas, stadiums, theatres and performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, convention, congress and exhibition centers, science centers and a variety of other venues. Across the globe, SMG manages more than 12 million square feet (1.1 million square meters) of exhibition space and over 1.5 million arena and theatre seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions and catering company SAVOR, currently serving more than 100 accounts worldwide. For more information, visit