Visual Arts

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....
April 21, 2012 5:46 PM
In 1961, while studying interior design at the University of Washington, an arty kid from Tacoma experimented with melting and fusing glass...
April 21, 2012 5:46 PM
The first thing most seattleites think about upon hearing the phrase “glass art” is Dale Chihuly. And with good reason; the history of...
April 21, 2012 1:27 AM
This weekend, kicking off as early as 7:30am for some (and 10am for the rest of us), Seattle Center shall spilleth over with installations...
April 20, 2012 12:36 AM
Before opening contemporary art space M.I.A Gallery in Seattle last January, Mariane Lenhardt was working with a much older group of...
April 18, 2012 11:20 PM
“The problem is, we don’t have enough walls.” It sounds ironic, coming from Joe McKinstry, owner of prominent Seattle homebuilding and...
April 10, 2012 10:57 PM
^ “Glass is one of those materials that have been incorporated into so many of the banal parts of our landscape; commercially, domestically...
April 4, 2012 12:09 AM
What image does the phrase “forces of nature” bring to mind? A tornado? Crashing waves? An apple falling on Isaac Newton’s head? Last...