Slideshow Slide Show: 10 Must-See Masterpieces 3/14/2011 at 12:00pm 1. How My Mother’s Embroidered Apron Unfolds in My Life 1944/Arshile Gorky SEATTLE ART MUSEUM After escaping Turkish oppression in his native Armenia, painter Arshile Gorky (1905–48) moved to New York. He may be seen as the bridge in American...More... Filed under Show Comments Sign up for newsletters! Your source for the city's best arts and entertainment bets, can't-miss events, celebrity interviews, charity benefits, ticket giveaways, and more.