Writ Large

Two New Van Gogh Shows Are a Strange Kind of Art

What happens when classic Impressionist paintings become an "experience"?

11/01/2021 By Allison Williams

Enclaves

The AIDS Memorial Pathway Is Capitol Hill's Latest Call for Action

A new art installation celebrates the response to the AIDS crisis in what was once Seattle’s undisputed queer hub.

06/07/2021 By Christy Carley

After School Special

Two Seattle Teenagers Founded an Organization to Support Young Artists of Color

Extracurricular activities include swim team, drama club, and founding the Colorization Collective.

10/20/2020 By Carli Ricker

Sponsored Content

COME BACK TO SAM

Seattle Art Museum is open again!

10/06/2020

Guide to Mount St. Helens

Art St. Helens: Creations Inspired by a Volcano's Destruction

Forty years on, the eruption still fuels evocative work. Plus: What's up with ash glass?

05/06/2020 By Allison Williams

Department of Good News

We Got This, Seattle: A Running List of Hope Across the City

Here's what's making us smile. Got something to add?

03/26/2020 By Seattle Met Staff

Cover Story

The 30 Women Who Shaped Seattle

Bold women have fashioned Seattle into someplace bigger, smarter, and more fun since the very beginning.

11/26/2019 Edited by Allison Williams

Henry Art Gallery

Henry Art Gallery Gala

On April 21, the Henry celebrated its Emerald Anniversary and raised $243,000 to support the museum.

04/21/2018

Visual Art

Mount Analogue Is an Arts Space Unlike Anywhere Else in Seattle

Colleen Louise Barry’s bookstore, gallery, and community venue is the collaborative arts hub this city deserves.

12/19/2017 By Darren Davis

Pratt Fine Arts Center

Ruby Riot: Pratt Fine Arts Center Auction & Celebration 2017

On Saturday, April 29, 2017 more than 500 of Seattle’s most prominent art patrons and artists gathered at the historic Hangar 30 in Seattle’s Magnuson Park for an imaginative evening of incredible art, tasty fare, and fine wine.

05/03/2017

Elements of Style

Louie Gong Is an Original

A Pike Place designer reclaims appropriated native art—and inspires his community to do the same.

02/20/2017 By Rosin Saez

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Meaningful Movies Presents 'Cascadia: The Hidden Fire'

Today's picks for civic nerds

07/10/2015 By Atoosa Moinzadeh

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Mexican Roots and Community Engagement

Today's picks for civic nerds.

08/19/2014 By Kristen Farnam

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Weed, Art, and Safety Projects

Today's picks for civic nerds

08/18/2014 By Kristen Farnam

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Events April 7–13

A popular combination of pancakes, booze, and art, a gathering for science nerds, and the 25th annual Washington State Spring Fair: the best ways to spend your week without spending much.

04/07/2014 By Jeremy Novak

Article

Meet Catharina Manchanda, SAM’s Modern Art Curator

The native German brings a good eye and smart ideas to the city’s biggest museum.

03/20/2013 By Sheila Farr