Visual Arts

October 17, 2013 10:30 PM
Score! Seattle is the only U.S. venue to host Peru: Kingdoms of the Sun and the Moon, a rare and astonishing collection of sculpture,...
October 7, 2013 11:25 PM
A hyper-nerdy take on cooking, molecular gastronomy considers food at the chemical level—how exactly does heat make an egg physically...
October 7, 2013 10:54 PM
Portland photographer Holly Andres creates scenes that are eerily familiar yet just out of reach. With elaborate sets, vintage props,...
October 3, 2013 9:51 PM
“It’s a little rough and tumble,” says artist Gala Bent of the light-filled Ballard abode where she lives with husband and fellow artist...
Roger Shimomura at Greg Kucera Gallery Seattle magazine
August 28, 2013 5:47 PM
Born and raised in Seattle, Roger Shimomura has been living in the Midwest for the last 40 years, but says he is still regularly asked what...
August 20, 2013 6:25 PM
COFFEE DATE: Visual artist Diem Chau (diemchau.com), known for the tiny likenesses she carves into Crayola crayons, and whose show of new...
August 19, 2013 10:28 PM
Seattle’s own Gala Bent paints and draws tiny, otherworldly, watercolor scenes in The Ether and the Mantle, a show of intriguing new work....
Seattle magazine Fall arts preview
August 19, 2013 9:45 PM
The best part about art—be it a painting, dance, play, book, film or rock show—is that it has the power to change your perspective, maybe...
July 25, 2013 8:25 PM
We’re all obsessed with iPhone photography (Instagram, Hipstamatic, etc.) but how about rocking it old school and exploring the world of...
July 1, 2013 10:10 PM
Given her role as Seattle Art Museum’s Deputy Director for Art and curator of European painting and sculpture, Chiyo Ishikawa has trouble...
June 11, 2013 6:51 PM
Warren Dykeman Seattle artist Davidson Galleries opener
June 7, 2013 9:27 PM
Warren Dykeman is looking for “the right kind of wrong.” A graphic designer by day, the Tri-Cities native and Seattle artist prizes an...
May 28, 2013 10:40 PM
Nancy Guppy Jim Woodring Coffee with Guppy
May 17, 2013 9:20 PM
COFFEE DATE: Award winning cartoonist Jim Woodring, whose new graphic novel, Fran (a “bizarre romance”), comes out from Fantagraphics this...
SAM Japanese fashion
May 17, 2013 9:10 PM
When you think about it, Western fashion, with its focus on conforming to the predictable curves of the human body, designs itself into a...