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Visual Art

Finding Truth Behind the Masks of SAM's 'Disguise'

There's a lot hiding in this arresting exploration of global African art.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 08/11/2015
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Slide Show: Party in the Park

  • Published 06/27/2015
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Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: June 2015

Carla Körbes takes her final bow with PNB, EMP showcases the animation legacy of Looney Tunes’ Chuck Jones, and Seattle Symphony plays Fantasia.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/04/2015
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Open Letter

Dear Seattle Art Museum

Um, why did you have to ban selfie sticks?

  • By Ambyr Tenanbaum
  • Published 04/27/2015
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Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Seattle Art Museum's Barbara Brotherton

The native art curator discusses the musuem's new exhibit Indigenous Beauty.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 02/12/2015
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Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: December 8–14

Late-night holiday theater, Smell-O-Vision, and Olympic Sculpture Park gets lit up: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 12/08/2014
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Seattle Art Museum’s Chris Manojlovic

The museum’s director of exhibition design chatted with us about how an exhibit is born.

  • By Angela Cabotaje
  • Published 11/17/2014
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Visual Art

The Power of Pop Art at Seattle Art Museum's Pop Departures

From Warhol to the modern masters of the medium, the new exhibit looks at pop art's timeline and the consumerism that's at its core.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/09/2014
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Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: October 6–12

Anti-football debates, pop art at SAM, and neo soul jams: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • By Darren Davis
  • Published 10/06/2014
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Visual Art

SAM's City Dwellers Explores the Cultural Pressures of Modern India

A collection of Indian artists confronts the conflicts brought on by societal modernization and years of colonialism

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 09/11/2014
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Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: August 25–31

The National Park Service turns 98 and a chance to chat with renowned concert poster artists: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

  • By Conor Romack
  • Published 08/25/2014
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Slide Show: Summer at SAM Opening Night

  • Published 07/11/2014
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Slide Show: Party in the Park

  • Published 06/28/2014
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Visual Art

The Playful Diversity of Miró at SAM

Seattle Art Museum's Miró: The Experience of Seeing showcases the vibrancy and variety of the Spanish artist's late works.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 02/13/2014
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Sports Meets Fine Art

Seattle and Denver Art Museums Make a Super Bowl Wager

SAM and DAM bet loans of symbolic art pieces representing the Seahawks and Broncos.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 01/27/2014
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Well Read

Seattle Art Museum Book Sale

Save big bucks on books featuring Warhol, Picasso, Anthony Van Dyck, and more.

  • By Meredith Barrett
  • Published 01/20/2014
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What Are You Waiting For?

Six Sure-Thing Last Minute Gift Shopping Stops

Your guide to where to get the things you need and they want before Christmas Eve hits like a ton of bricks.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 12/24/2013
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Visual Art

Three Millennia of Peruvian Art Comes to SAM

Peru: Kingdoms of the Sun and the Moon lays out a detailed timeline of the country's artistic history.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 10/16/2013
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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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Nights at the Museum

Future Beauty Now and Later at SAM

What does this summer have in store for you? Inspiring archival Japanese fashion from the Kyoto Institute and Seattle-specific examples of how modern designers fit your look.

  • By Laura Cassidy
  • Published 05/23/2013
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