Visual Art

Seattle Art Fair 2016 Highlights

A quick look at some of our favorite pieces from the second edition of the art extravaganza.

08/09/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: August 2016

The Seattle Art Fair isn't the only show in town.

08/03/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Museums

'World of WearableArt' Superlatives

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

08/02/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art

The Glass Art World Has a Dirty Secret

And the EPA is cracking down.

07/18/2016 By Brian Miller

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: July 2016

Punch Gallery goes down swinging (and crashing), Lisa Harris Gallery shows all it has to offer, and Davidson highlights turn of the century Japanese woodblock prints.

07/06/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Platform Gallery's Stephen Lyons

Platform's owner and director discusses closing the physical space and plans to continue as a digital art gallery.

06/30/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Jesse Link

The Seattle artist chats about his colorful animal paintings, street art, and 'American Majestic.'

05/05/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: March 2016

Check out hyperrealistic paintings that emulate kids' crafts, the indigenous Alaskan sculpture tradition, and gothic cartoon acid trips.

03/01/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: February 2016

This month's offerings run the gamut from Code Noir slavers to children's toys.

02/03/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: January 2016

Start 2016 by checking out new work from Ivy Jacobsen, Tim Cross, Matt Sellars, and more.

01/06/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: December 2015

From romanticized UFOs to creepy critters, there are plenty of diverse options across the galleries this month.

12/02/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Visual Art

Aesthetic Origins: 'Intimate Impressionism' at Seattle Art Museum

While not the most captivating collection, the National Gallery of Art's touring exhibit offers a good overview of essential impressionism.

11/12/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: November 2015

Don't let the daylight savings time premature darkness blues keep you from these gallery exhibits.

11/04/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Visual Art

The Accidental Genius of 'Genius: 21 Century: Seattle' at the Frye

A collection of local Genius Award–winning artists create a beautiful—and truthfully distant—artistic universe.

10/27/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: October 2015

Travel across the cosmos with Rik Allen's sculptures, trace the origins of Mexican skull art, and more during fall's first art walk.

09/30/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: September 2015

Don't miss an Italian glass master's return, twisted wood, dark birds, and more.

09/02/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Visual Art

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

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

08/11/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: August 2015

Take a road trip at Linda Hodges Gallery, explore interconnectivity through fiber sculpture at Glass Box Gallery, and more artistic picks.

08/06/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Quote Unquote

Jamie King Isn’t Above Tattooing Tech Bros

“Probably a third of the guys I tattoo work for Amazon.”

08/03/2015 By Matthew Halverson

Visual Art

10 Things to Know About Seattle Art Fair

The first edition of the Paul Allen–backed visual art showcase takes over CenturyLink Event Center this weekend. Here's the vital info.

07/29/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld