Arts & Culture Blog - SeattleMag.com http://www.seattlemag.com/blogs/%252Freply/restaurants/comment/reply/contact-us en Seattle Choreographer on What She Loves (and Hates) About Dance http://www.seattlemag.com/article/seattle-choreographer-what-she-loves-and-hates-about-dance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Nancy Guppy </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/november-2014">November 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nancy Guppy invites Seattle choreographer Peggy Piacenza to dance </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/dance/1114guppy.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=66111">1114guppy.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nancy Guppy and Peggy Piacenza </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Peggy Piacenza has been dancing for more than 25 years, collaborating with prominent avant-garde choreographers such as Dayna Hanson, Pat Graney and Deborah Hay.<em> Touch Me Here</em> is her first full-length solo piece, a “movement memoir” informed in part by Lotan Baba (the “rolling saint” of India) and the Fellini film Nights of Cabiria. Using a one-two punch of humor and pathos, Piacenza blends dance, film and theater with original music performed live by cellist Scott Bell. 11/20–11/22. 8 p.m. $15–$20.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Scott Stedman </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/parks-and-recreation-star-pamela-reed-chats-nancy-guppy">&#039;Parks and Recreation&#039; Star Pamela Reed Chats with Nancy Guppy</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seattle-skyscrapers-made-out-wood">Seattle Skyscrapers Made Out of Wood?</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/it-time-bring-back-rent-control-seattle-0">Is it Time to Bring Back Rent Control in Seattle? </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/seattle-choreographer-what-she-loves-and-hates-about-dance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dance Arts & Entertainment Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:31:31 +0000 lauren.mang 43863 at http://www.seattlemag.com The New Wave of Police Reform in Seattle http://www.seattlemag.com/article/new-wave-police-reform-seattle <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/knute-berger">Knute Berger</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/november-2014">November 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Knute Berger considers Seattle’s long history of citizen-police clashes </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/gray-matters/1114graymatters.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=69342">1114graymatters.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Police responded to the 1999 WTO protests in full paramilitary gear </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Tucked away on a sliver of Third Avenue near Jackson Street in Pioneer Square is the Seattle Metropolitan Police Museum, where exhibits offer a quick course in how law enforcement has worked in Seattle since the first marshal was hired in the 1860s. You’ll see badges, uniforms, guns, nightsticks and the mustachioed faces of the men in Stetsons or blue helmets who kept order back in the day. You’ll see the antique shackles, rubber hoses and black jacks (batons) that were common tools of the police trade in the days before drones, armored vehicles and SWAT teams.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Steve Kaiser </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/look-guns-washington-state">A Look at Guns in Washington State</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seattle-skyscrapers-made-out-wood">Seattle Skyscrapers Made Out of Wood?</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/waterfront-woes-new-designs-still-dont-get-it-right">Waterfront Woes: The New Designs Still Don&#039;t Get It Right</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/new-wave-police-reform-seattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Gray Matters Arts & Culture Tue, 21 Oct 2014 19:01:57 +0000 lauren.mang 43862 at http://www.seattlemag.com More Bertha Delays, SPU Welcoming Tent City & More http://www.seattlemag.com/article/more-bertha-delays-spu-welcoming-tent-city-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/tentcity.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=37599">tentcity.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-29.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-29" target="_blank">View the story "Today's News" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Bjørn Bulthuis </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattle-skyscrapers-made-out-wood">Seattle Skyscrapers Made Out of Wood?</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/waterfront-woes-new-designs-still-dont-get-it-right">Waterfront Woes: The New Designs Still Don&#039;t Get It Right</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/it-time-bring-back-rent-control-seattle-0">Is it Time to Bring Back Rent Control in Seattle? </a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Tue, 21 Oct 2014 17:02:41 +0000 lauren.mang 43853 at http://www.seattlemag.com Sims Meets Seattle: Recreating the Emerald City in Sims 4 http://www.seattlemag.com/article/sims-meets-seattle-recreating-emerald-city-sims-4 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/sarah-warn">Sarah Warn</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Players of the popular video game have already created plenty of Seattle (and Twilight) content </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-entertainment/sims4-large-feature.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=36074">sims4-large-feature.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The launch of EA Maxis' <em><a href="http://thesims.com" target="_blank">The Sims 4</a></em> in early September may have been met with disappointment by many long-time fans of the popular video game for its lack of basic features (no pools or toddlers) and restrictive movement (loading screens just to take a walk), but that hasn't stopped players from creating and uploading over 2.5 million pieces of customized content to date.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-bruce-lees-seattle-days">#Throwback Thursday: Bruce Lee&#039;s Seattle Days</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/four-new-locally-made-board-games">Four New Locally-Made Board Games</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/six-seattle-kickstarter-games-watch-summer">Six Seattle Kickstarter Games to Watch This Summer</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/sims-meets-seattle-recreating-emerald-city-sims-4" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Entertainment Tue, 21 Oct 2014 04:50:18 +0000 sarah.warn 43849 at http://www.seattlemag.com Kinky Boots to Wear While Watching 'Kinky Boots' http://www.seattlemag.com/article/kinky-boots-wear-while-watching-kinky-boots <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Shuchi Mehta </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Strap on some of these &#039;kinky boots&#039; before heading to the theater this weekend </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/kinkyboots-main.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=77591">kinkyboots-main.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Some of the kinkiest boots from this 5 star musical </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: medium;">Tony Award-winning musical <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/must-list-gay-and-lesbian-film-kinky-boots-more" target="_blank">"Kinky Boots" is in town</a> and if you haven't seen it yet, you're missing out. With its extravagant glimmering costumes and overall levity, this show is getting rave reviews from Seattle audiences. It's playing at the 5th Avenue Theatre (1308 5th Ave) until October 26 and luckily you can still snag some tickets <a href="https://www.5thavenue.org/show/syos/kinky-boots" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> <a href="https://twitter.com/search?q=kinky%20boots&amp;src=typd&amp;mode=photos" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Twitter</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/must-list-gay-and-lesbian-film-kinky-boots-more">Must List: Gay and Lesbian Film, &#039;Kinky Boots&#039; &amp; More</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/education/what-local-schools-are-doing-prevent-bullying-gay-kids">What Local Schools Are Doing to Prevent the Bullying of Gay Kids</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/must-list-we-are-12-cherdonna-shinatra-more">Must List: &#039;We Are 12,&#039; Cherdonna Shinatra &amp; More</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/kinky-boots-wear-while-watching-kinky-boots" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Arts & Culture Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:24:16 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43840 at http://www.seattlemag.com Is it Time to Bring Back Rent Control in Seattle? http://www.seattlemag.com/article/it-time-bring-back-rent-control-seattle-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Mandolin Brassaw </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/november-2014">November 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rental housing prices in the city are increasing at alarming rates. Time to bring back rent control? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/hot-topic/money-city.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=57118">money-city.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Richard has lived in Seattle for 32 years. In 2001, he moved into a small, one-bedroom apartment on <a href="http://seattlemag.com/capitol-hillfirst-hill" target="_blank">Capitol Hill</a>, where rent was $650 a month. In 2013, new building owners made some general improvements and then began raising rents. His bill jumped to $1,000. Then $1,200. Over the course of the next 18 months, his rent increased every few months—which caused many of his fellow tenants to leave, until he was one of only four of the original 30 remaining. “Last month, I wrote a check for over $1,600.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/gallery/rad-apartment-rentals-seattle">Rad Apartment Rentals in Seattle</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/architects-own-remodel-features-new-flooring">An Architect&#039;s Own Remodel Features New Flooring</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/it-time-bring-back-rent-control-seattle-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Hot Topic Home and Garden Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:16:11 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43848 at http://www.seattlemag.com Fans React to Rumors of Milwaukee Bucks Moving to Seattle http://www.seattlemag.com/article/fans-react-rumors-milwaukee-bucks-moving-seattle <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Another day, another NBA team rumored to be moving to Seattle </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/bucksweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=76422">bucksweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Well this is interesting. ESPN's Bill Simmons speculated last week in an episode of<i>Bill and Jalen's 2014-15 Preview</i> about the hefty profit NBA owners could potentially make if they sell the Milwaukee Bucks franchise to Seattle, and theorized that it was even likely to happen given that Milwaukee still hasn't found a location for the arena it only has a year left to build.</p> <p>Watch the conversation for yourself here (the salient dialogue starts around the 11 minute mark):</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Keith Allison </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/open-letter-clay-bennett-former-owner-seattle-supersonics">An Open Letter to Clay Bennett, Former Owner of the Seattle Supersonics</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/womens-collegiate-gear-wishbone-now-nordstrom">Women&#039;s Collegiate Gear from Wishbone Now at Nordstrom</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/waterfront-woes-new-designs-still-dont-get-it-right">Waterfront Woes: The New Designs Still Don&#039;t Get It Right</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/fans-react-rumors-milwaukee-bucks-moving-seattle" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture sports Mon, 20 Oct 2014 19:13:00 +0000 lauren.mang 43846 at http://www.seattlemag.com Seattle Skyscrapers Made Out of Wood? http://www.seattlemag.com/article/seattle-skyscrapers-made-out-wood <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/knute-berger">Knute Berger</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Why building 30-story high-rises out of wood is actually more feasible than you think </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/architecture-building/wooden-skyscrapersweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=74470">wooden-skyscrapersweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> One of Michael Green&#039;s proposed Vancouver towers </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>In our bi-monthly Seattlemag.com column<em> And Another Thing..., </em>Knute Berger--who writes regularly for Seattle Magazine and Crosscut.com and is a frequent pundit on KUOW--takes an in-depth look at some of the highly topical and sometimes polarizing issues in our city. </em><br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Michael Green Architecture </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/waterfront-woes-new-designs-still-dont-get-it-right">Waterfront Woes: The New Designs Still Don&#039;t Get It Right</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/catching-renee-erickson-her-boat-whale-walrus-book-tour">Catching Up with Renee Erickson On Her ‘A Boat a Whale &amp; a Walrus’ Book Tour</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/kinky-boots-wear-while-watching-kinky-boots">Kinky Boots to Wear While Watching &#039;Kinky Boots&#039;</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/seattle-skyscrapers-made-out-wood" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Architecture & Building Arts & Culture And Another Thing Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:35:06 +0000 lauren.mang 43845 at http://www.seattlemag.com Ballard Bar Burglarized Twice, NBA Rumors & More News http://www.seattlemag.com/article/ballard-bar-burglarized-twice-nba-rumors-more-news <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/1024px-marquisdanielsagainstwizards.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=77544">1024px-marquisdanielsagainstwizards.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Could the Milwaukee Bucks come to Seattle? </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/new-story-1.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/new-story-1" target="_blank">View the story "New Story" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Keith Allison </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/kinky-boots-wear-while-watching-kinky-boots">Kinky Boots to Wear While Watching &#039;Kinky Boots&#039;</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/waterfront-woes-new-designs-still-dont-get-it-right">Waterfront Woes: The New Designs Still Don&#039;t Get It Right</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/catching-renee-erickson-her-boat-whale-walrus-book-tour">Catching Up with Renee Erickson On Her ‘A Boat a Whale &amp; a Walrus’ Book Tour</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Mon, 20 Oct 2014 16:38:34 +0000 lauren.mang 43844 at http://www.seattlemag.com Local Tattoo Policies, Trick-or-Treating 'Hoods & More News http://www.seattlemag.com/article/local-tattoo-policies-trick-or-treating-hoods-more-news <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/tattoo.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=47647">tattoo.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Can you openly display your ink at work? </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/friday-s-news.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/friday-s-news" target="_blank">View the story "Friday's News" on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> kris krug </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattle-rocks-out-cancer-research">Seattle Rocks Out for Cancer Research</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-high-fashion-fun-gucci">#Throwback Thursday: High-Fashion Fun with Gucci</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/washington-wine-country-getaways">Washington Wine Country Getaways</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:31:38 +0000 lauren.mang 43839 at http://www.seattlemag.com Must List: 'We Are 12,' Cherdonna Shinatra & More http://www.seattlemag.com/article/must-list-we-are-12-cherdonna-shinatra-more <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Seattle Magazine Staff </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> What to do this weekend in Seattle </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/must-list/ring.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=54340">ring.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> See the Super Bowl championship ring at EMP&#039;s &#039;We Are 12&#039; Exhibit </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Must Revel<a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/events/seahawks-we-are-12-exhibition-emp" target="_blank"><br>"We Are 12" Exhibit opens at EMP</a></strong></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-high-fashion-fun-gucci">#Throwback Thursday: High-Fashion Fun with Gucci</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/whats-wrong-house-cute-greenwood-craftsman">What&#039;s Wrong With This House: Cute Greenwood Craftsman</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattle-rocks-out-cancer-research">Seattle Rocks Out for Cancer Research</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/must-list-we-are-12-cherdonna-shinatra-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Must List Arts & Entertainment Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:03:15 +0000 lauren.mang 43838 at http://www.seattlemag.com #Throwback Thursday: High-Fashion Fun with Gucci http://www.seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-high-fashion-fun-gucci <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Shuchi Mehta </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-neighborhood"> <div class="field-label">Neighborhood:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/neighborhood/bellevue">Bellevue</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> To fete Gucci&#039;s recent flagship store opening in Bellevue, we look back at its stylish days gone by </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/seattleites/guccimain.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=63100">guccimain.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> From left: New Gucci store at the Bravern in Bellevue; Veruschka, Rome, 1971 – wearing Gucci pants </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: medium;">As if Bellevue's <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/bravern" target="_blank">The Shops at the Bravern</a> wasn't a dapper enough <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/blog/%5Buser-raw%5D/shopping-italian-fashion-coming-bravern" target="_blank">shopping </a>experience with the likes of Jimmy Choo, Ferragamo, and Louis Vuitton all sharing its walls, <a href="http://www.gucci.com/us/home" target="_blank">Italian fashion label Gucci </a>opened a sizeable, 8,000-square-foot <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/gucci-heading-bravern-0" target="_blank">flagship store</a> there this past spring.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://www.gucci.com/us/home" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Veruschka Image Courtesy of Gucci</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/blog/person-career/%5Buser-raw%5D/fashion-neiman-marcus-gala-style">Fashion: Neiman Marcus Gala Style</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-celebrating-seattle-central-library">#Throwback Thursday: Celebrating the Seattle Central Library</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-high-fashion-fun-gucci" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Fashion and Style Arts & Culture Thu, 16 Oct 2014 18:50:09 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43837 at http://www.seattlemag.com Methow Valley Cabin Must Move, Ramps to Nowhere & More http://www.seattlemag.com/article/methow-valley-cabin-must-move-ramps-nowhere-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lauren-mang-0">Lauren Mang</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The top Seattle news stories you should be reading today </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/1213methow.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=80280">1213methow.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The controversial Flagg Mountain cabin in a photo taken in 2013 by its critics </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-28/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe></p> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-28.js?header=false&border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-28" target="_blank">View the story "Today's News " on Storify</a>]</noscript></div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Bill Pope </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/born-bowl-young-local-bowler-rules-lanes">Born to Bowl: Young Local Bowler Rules the Lanes</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/nordstrom-features-special-needs-models-catalog">Nordstrom Features Special Needs Models in Catalog</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/waterfront-woes-new-designs-still-dont-get-it-right">Waterfront Woes: The New Designs Still Don&#039;t Get It Right</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Thu, 16 Oct 2014 16:16:46 +0000 lauren.mang 43832 at http://www.seattlemag.com Photos from BREW Seattle 2014 http://www.seattlemag.com/article/photos-brew-seattle-2014 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Seattle magazine staff </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Our annual beer-tasting event, presented by BevMo, was a grand old time </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/beer-and-spirits/crowdweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=100338">crowdweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>Seattle </em>magazine's second annual BREW Seattle, presented by <a href="http://www.bevmo.com/" target="_blank">BevMo,</a> took place on Friday, October 10, complete with a sold-out crowd of more than 700 people. While beer events seem to be popping up everywhere these days, BREW Seattle remains the largest local-breweries-only tasting event of the year, honoring the local craft beer culture in the Emerald City. This year, the event featured 60+ beers from 25 local breweries and eight crafted ciders.</p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> <a href="http://mattophoto.smugmug.com/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Matt Owens</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/sweet-brew-seattle-menu-includes-pulled-pork-sliders-stout-floats-and-trophy-cupcake">Sweet! BREW Seattle Menu Includes Pulled Pork Sliders, Stout Floats AND Trophy Cupcake</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/update-brew-seattle-officially-sold-out">UPDATE: BREW Seattle is Officially Sold Out</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/writer-hunt-100-best-barbecue-restaurants-stops-seattle">A Writer on the Hunt for the 100 Best Barbecue Restaurants Stops in Seattle</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/photos-brew-seattle-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Beer and Spirits Arts & Entertainment Wed, 15 Oct 2014 21:24:26 +0000 katie.williams 43831 at http://www.seattlemag.com What It's Like to Work for Al Jazeera America http://www.seattlemag.com/article/what-its-work-al-jazeera-america <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By:&nbsp;</div> Steve Hansen </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/october-2014">October 2014</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> KING-TV anchor Allen Schauffler left his desk behind to join a news bureau that makes people nervous </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="filefield-file"><img class="filefield-icon field-icon-image-jpeg" alt="image/jpeg icon" src="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/news-features/1014aljazeera.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=79994">1014aljazeera.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Al Jazeera America–Seattle Bureau, from left: cameraperson Jose Cedeno, correspondent Allen Schauffler and field producer Kristin Fraser, photographed near their South Lake Union office on July 14, 2014 </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>It has been more than a year, but Allen Schauffler’s ninth-floor office overlooking South Lake Union still looks like he just moved in. There is almost nothing hanging from the stark white walls—nary a dent or ding, either. Taped on the glass window at the entrance is a white sheet of copier paper that states simply, “al jazeera america—seattle bureau.”<br></p> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-sponsored"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> 0 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-img-cred-link"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Image Credit (linkable):&nbsp;</div> Portraits by Hayley Young </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-article-reference"> <div class="field-label">Article Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/9-bathtubs-perfect-whiling-away-hours">9 Bathtubs Perfect for Whiling Away the Hours</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/waterfront-woes-new-designs-still-dont-get-it-right">Waterfront Woes: The New Designs Still Don&#039;t Get It Right</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattles-bike-share-program-launch-monday">Seattle&#039;s Bike Share Program to Launch Monday</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/what-its-work-al-jazeera-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Features Wed, 15 Oct 2014 17:10:32 +0000 lauren.mang 43788 at http://www.seattlemag.com