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Food History

A Place at the Table Is Now Open at MOHAI

Fun fact: The Canlis family, the Athenian Inn, and the gyros trend are all of Greek export.

  • By Caroline Ferguson
  • Published 02/10/2015
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Art Review

'Japanese Fashion Has Always Been Far Out'

Seattle Asian Art Museum's show of early Japanese art gives context to the couture of SAM’s Future Beauty exhibit.

  • By Sheila Farr
  • Published 06/25/2013
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Slideshow

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

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
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Art Walk

Art After-Hours: Where to Go This First Thursday

Museums are free, galleries stay open late. So...many...choices.

  • By Sheila Farr
  • Published 04/04/2013
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Exhibit Review

The Dirty Truth About Plastic

Don't we recycle? The Burke Museum's new exhibit Plastics Unwrapped uses "statistical sculptures" to help us face facts.

  • By Sheila Farr
  • Published 03/26/2013
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Article

Italian Design and Photography Take Over BAM

Studio Ballo travels to the Bellevue Arts Museum with 300 images and 70 iconic design works from the 1950s on.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 02/20/2013
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Exhibit

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
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Art Review

Inside SAM's New Rembrandt, Van Dyck, and Gainsborough Exhibit

Wealth, power, and prestige are behind much of the art we see in a two-part European Masters exhibition.

  • By Sheila Farr
  • Published 02/14/2013
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Article

New Work by Akio Takamori

The celebrated Seattle artist shows new figurative ceramics at James Harris Gallery.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 01/23/2013
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Traveling Exhibition

King Tut Exhibit Enters Its Final Month

Before 100 ancient Egyptian artifacts return home (for good), art critic Sheila Farr weighs in.

  • By Sheila Farr
  • Published 11/27/2012
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New Exhibit

First Look: Chihuly Garden and Glass

Sneak a peek at the largest collection of Dale Chihuly’s glasswork in the world. No touching!

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/16/2012
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Seattle Scene

Giant King Tut Statue Arrives at King Street Station

Make way for the seven-ton god of the afterlife.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/15/2012
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Season Announcement

New AC/DC, Jimi Hendrix Exhibits to Open at Experience Music Project

Plus: Learn the history of the leather jacket.

  • By Brian Colella
  • Published 01/24/2012
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Exhibit

Slideshow: EMP’s ‘The Lure of Horror Film’

The most frightening thing is the unknown.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 10/03/2011
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Art Exhibit

Slideshow: Avatar: The Exhibition at EMP

James Cameron brings us his own blue man group.

  • By Allyson Marrs
  • Published 06/08/2011
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Exhibit

Last Week to See Star Wars Exhibit

We all need a little Wookiee in our lives.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/03/2011
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Exhibit

Sometimes a Seawall Isn’t Just a Seawall

Message meets models in an eye-opening installation at the aquarium

  • By Eric Scigliano
  • Published 10/20/2010
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Events

Ornamental Objet d’Art

Save the date for Indulge at BAM; Feb 5, 6, 7

  • Published 01/29/2010
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