Visual Arts

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...
July 17, 2012 12:23 AM
There’s a new gang hanging out in Westlake Park this summer and its members seem a bit steely. But that’s only appropriate—they’re made of...
June 26, 2012 7:43 PM
Seattle mag Spotlight Award winner Troy Gua continues to experiment with his most enticing muse: manufactured fame. Inspired by his...
May 21, 2012 4:35 PM
It is hard not to feel inspired after visiting the new Chihuly Garden and Glass exhibit, opening to the public today (!) Monday, May 21....