Visual Arts

November 8, 2012 12:17 AM
Mw [Moment Magnitude], a boundary-crossing, description-eluding, interdisciplinary arts summit, of sorts, is taking over the Frye over the...
Susie McGee's art collection in her Madrona home
October 17, 2012 9:44 PM
At Susie McGee’s Madrona home, the walls are alive with piercing eyes, outstretched limbs and bodies in motion. “I like figurative work,”...
October 17, 2012 8:31 PM
If you live in the Northwest, you’ve likely seen Nikki McClure’s bold black-and-white scenes on calendars, cards and journals. Born in...
October 10, 2012 9:38 PM
This weekend brings us the 34th annual Pilchuck Auction, something of a "fashion week" for Seattle glass art collectors. In addition to...
October 3, 2012 11:07 PM
Same sex marriage is not only on the November ballot in Seattle, it's on the minds of people all over the country. As was pointed out in...
September 25, 2012 10:44 PM
Imagine you are dead. If you’re the type who thinks ahead, you’ve probably already told someone whether you’d rather be cremated or buried...
Photography by Shadi Ghadirian
September 21, 2012 8:18 PM
Many of us experienced a thrill when the first Mars photos from the Curiosity rover began rolling in last summer. Something about finally...
September 11, 2012 7:36 PM
Why, in 2012, do we need an exhibit focused solely on women artists? Try this: Make a quick tally of the names you’d expect to find on a...
August 28, 2012 5:35 PM
Bill Predmore’s street art collection started with a Shepard Fairey print, gifted to him by an employee long before the iconic Obama “Hope...
August 22, 2012 9:37 PM
At the Capitol Hill Block Party in July, musicians on the main stage had special accompaniment: a tiger, a dragon and several lime green,...
August 14, 2012 7:34 PM
Seattle loves puppets. But are we ready for Tacoma's? Tacoma artist Jeremy Gregory keeps strange company. Lately he spends days and nights...
August 10, 2012 9:42 PM
“When used well, design can solve problems,” says Linda Norlen—and she has proof. The associate director of Design in Public (...
August 10, 2012 9:35 PM
Beacon Hill-based artist Klara Glosova doesn’t worry when people wonder, “That’s art?” She invites the question at adventurous happenings...
July 19, 2012 10:27 PM
See Dan Webb's Work 8/23–9/29/2012Greg Kucera Gallery212 Third Ave. S206.624.0770gregkucera.com An imposing figure stands at the back...
July 17, 2012 11:00 PM
Nerdy Seattle loves its slide shows. Locally based and/or created series such as Pecha Kucha, Ignite and Slideluck Potshow—all of which...