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'World of WearableArt' Superlatives

We dole out honors for the one-of-a-kind costumes on display at EMP Museum.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/02/2016


'Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds' Boldly Goes for Fan Service Over Depth

EMP Museum's celebration of 50 years of Star Trek should satisfy Trekkies, but can't fully engage.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/29/2016

EMP Museum

Slide Show: Founders Award

On November 19, EMP Museum presented legendary musician Jimmy Page with its ninth annual Founders Award.

  • Published 11/20/2015


Star Wars and the Power of Costume at EMP Is Pure Movie Magic

Garments from a galaxy far, far away...

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 02/19/2015


Indie Game Revolution Captures the Bliss of Gaming

EMP's exploration of independent video game creators gets it right.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/20/2015

Visual Art

EMP Is Ready for Its 'Close Up'

Martin Schoeller's exhibit of large-scale headshots shines a new light on famous faces.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/13/2013

Hair to Help

Gene Juarez I Am Hopeful Runway Fundraiser

The Seattle salon hosts a runway show and fundraiser benefiting local nonprofit Hope Heart Institute.

  • By Amanda Zurita
  • Published 10/24/2013


Slide Show: The Ultimate Viewing Party

  • Published 10/18/2013

Seattle Sound Forever

Nirvana's 'In Utero' Turns 20

Celebrate the classic album with an expansive anniversary reissue and a tribute at the EMP.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 09/11/2013

Leather and Lace

Dress Code: Women in Rock at EMP

Wear a bustier to go see Madonna's bustier as EMP looks at the women who have shaped popular music.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 06/04/2013


EMP's Fantasy Exhibit Fit for Tolkien and Dragon Fans Alike

Unleash your inner nerd at this family-friendly display of fantasy literature and film props.

  • By Angela Cabotaje and Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/03/2013


Fantasy: Worlds of Myth and Magic

EMP hosts an exhibit of fantasy literature and film props, from original hand-edited manuscript pages of The Lord of the Rings to Labyrinth costumes.

  • Published 05/03/2013


The Smithsonian's Art of Video Games, Now at EMP

Explore 40 years of pixelated playable art, from Mario to Mass Effect.

  • By Cassandra Callan
  • Published 02/14/2013


Slide Show: EMP's Founders Award Celebration

  • Published 12/07/2012

Wear, What, When

Dress Code: Jimi Hendrix Exhibit at EMP

Go bohemian glam when you go see Jimi's rare costume pieces at the Experience Music Project.

  • By Abiola Akanni
  • Published 11/20/2012


Duff, Brandi Carlile, Mike McCready to Play Hendrix Tribute Show

'Scuse me while I kiss the Sky (Church).

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 11/07/2012


Slide Show: EMP's Worn to be Wild: Project Leather Fashion Show

  • Published 10/21/2012

Runway and Real Life

Slide Show: Leather Looks

EMP's upcoming must-attend leather runway show gives us the perfect excuse to scroll through fashion's finest leather moments.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 10/12/2012


Leather Looks

  • Published 10/12/2012

Out and About

Save the Date: EMP's Leather Show

Trace the path of the leather jacket—from rocker to rebel to rider to arrestingly avant style icon—with an exhibit, a runway show, and a contest.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 08/28/2012
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