Displaying all 20 articles

Style Exhibit

BAM Celebrates 50 Years of Ebony Fashion Fair

Explore the history of the iconic traveling fashion show and how it redefined beauty, style, and empowerment.

  • By Aoife Reilly
  • Published 05/17/2016

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Exhibit

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

The most frightening thing is the unknown.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 10/03/2011

Art Exhibit

Slideshow: Avatar: The Exhibition at EMP

James Cameron brings us his own blue man group.

  • By Allyson Marrs
  • Published 06/08/2011

Exhibit

Last Week to See Star Wars Exhibit

We all need a little Wookiee in our lives.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 05/03/2011

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

Events

Ornamental Objet d’Art

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

  • Published 01/29/2010
Displaying all 20 articles