Arts & Culture Blog - SeattleMag.com http://seattlemag.com/blogs/%252Fshopping/culture/shopping/comment/reply/Townhall.org en I-90 Illuminated by Glassybaby, Redhook Goes Retro & More News http://seattlemag.com/article/i-90-illuminated-glassybaby-redhook-goes-retro-more-news <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> Jaclyn Norton </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/news/0415whitelight.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=14873">0415whitelight.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> On the morning of Friday, May 1, Glassybaby will illuminate I-90 end to end with Light the Bridge </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: medium;"><strong>Glassybaby Launches Non-Profit, Will Illuminate 1-90.</strong> On Friday, May 1, your morning commute over I-90 may look surprisingly different. With the help of 1,500 ambassadors, Glassybaby will illuminate the I-90 (pedestrian) bridge from end to end with <a href="http://lightthebridge.glassybaby.com" target="_blank">Light the Bridge</a>, an outdoor celebration and art installation.</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> Photo Credit: Glassybaby </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="/520-dummies-overpass-coming-down-and-other-cool-news-wsdot">520 for Dummies: This Overpass Is Coming Down! And Other Cool News from WSDOT</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/blogs/scoop/puget-sound-ocean-acidification-environmental-news-again"> Puget Sound Ocean Acidification in Environmental News Again</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/local-sister-duo-starts-seattle-living-room-shows"> A Local Sister Duo Starts Seattle Living Room Shows </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/i-90-illuminated-glassybaby-redhook-goes-retro-more-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Arts & Culture Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:28:09 +0000 jaclyn.norton 44869 at http://seattlemag.com 7-Year-Old Twins Teach Mom to Play Favorite Wii Game http://seattlemag.com/article/7-year-old-twins-teach-mom-play-favorite-wii-game <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> Meredith Bland </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Curious whether she&#039;d lose her mind or not, this mom takes on Skylanders: Swap Force </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/parenting/games.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=26097">games.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: x-small;"><em>This article originally appeared on <a href="http://www.pixelkin.org" target="_blank">Pixelkin.org</a>.</em></span></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> Ginny </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/7-year-old-twins-teach-mom-play-favorite-wii-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Parenting Arts & Culture Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:12:20 +0000 lauren.mang 44867 at http://seattlemag.com Must List: 'Outside Mullingar' at the Rep, Spring Fashion Show http://seattlemag.com/article/must-list-outside-mullingar-rep-spring-fashion-show <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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/must-list/mullingar.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=73108">mullingar.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Emily Chisholm and MJ Sieber in Outside Mullingar </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Must Go East<br><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/events/canvas-style-runway-show" target="_blank">Canvas of Style Runway Show </a></strong><br>Saturday (4/25, 9 a.m.) The style set will flock to Bellevue Square's center court to preview the season's must-have trends during this before-hours fashion show.</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> Nate Watters </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/10-best-new-restaurants-and-around-seattle">The 10 Best New Restaurants In and Around Seattle</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/makers-ten-hundreds-world-color">The Makers: Ten Hundred&#039;s World of Color</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/honest-biscuits-rises-pike-place">Honest Biscuits rises in Pike Place</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/must-list-outside-mullingar-rep-spring-fashion-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Must List Arts & Entertainment Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:50:52 +0000 lauren.mang 44865 at http://seattlemag.com Prom Proposal Gone Wrong, No Speed Limit Increase & More http://seattlemag.com/article/prom-proposal-gone-wrong-no-speed-limit-increase-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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/speedlimit.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=75403">speedlimit.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Need for speed: You won't be</strong> driving 75 miles per hour on any state highways any time soon. <a href=" http://www.king5.com/story/news/local/2015/04/22/governor-jay-inslee-speed-limit-bill/26190949/" target="_blank">King 5 News reports </a>that Governor Jay Inslee "partially vetoed" House Bill 2181 yesterday, which would "have raised the speed limit on certain stretches of the state's highways to 70 or 75 miles per hour." The portion of the bill that remains intact will allow an investigation into how speed limit increases affect safety. <strong><br></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-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> Joshua Putnam </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/honest-biscuits-rises-pike-place">Honest Biscuits rises in Pike Place</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/makers-ten-hundreds-world-color">The Makers: Ten Hundred&#039;s World of Color</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/local-web-series-finds-unexpected-success-promoting-kindness">Local Web Series Finds Unexpected Success in Promoting Kindness</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/prom-proposal-gone-wrong-no-speed-limit-increase-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture News of the day Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:50:54 +0000 lauren.mang 44862 at http://seattlemag.com Knute Berger on Washington's Death Penalty http://seattlemag.com/article/knute-berger-washingtons-death-penalty <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/may-2015">May 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> With momentum building to end the death penalty, Knute Berger says he’s not sure it should go </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/gray-matters/0515graymatters.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=36723">0515graymatters.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A death penalty opponent outside the Washington State Penitentiary during a 2010 execution </div> </div> </div> <p>Is it time to kill the death penalty in Washington?</p> <p>That question has been brought to the fore in the last year. Governor Jay Inslee has let it be known that no prisoner will be executed on his watch. The state Legislature has held hearings on a proposal to end capital punishment in the state, a bipartisan bill backed by Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, City Council president Tim Burgess and a unanimous council.</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> Photo Credit: Ted S. Warren for AP Photo </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="/toast-knute-berger-best-space-needle-tour-guide-ever">A Toast to Knute Berger: Best Space Needle Tour Guide Ever</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/lifestyle/grey-matters-knute-berger-seattles-war-making-business">Grey Matters: Knute Berger on Seattle&#039;s War-making Business</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/knute-berger-bungalows-backyard-cottages-4">Knute Berger on Bungalows &amp; Backyard Cottages</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/knute-berger-washingtons-death-penalty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Gray Matters Arts & Culture Wed, 22 Apr 2015 18:35:19 +0000 jaclyn.norton 44858 at http://seattlemag.com Cats Rescued from Dirty Home, Streateries Approved & More News http://seattlemag.com/article/cats-rescued-dirty-home-streateries-approved-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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/parkletpatrons.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=68479">parkletpatrons.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 Chromer Building parklet in downtown opened last December. Streateries are next </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Teachers to strike:</strong> Educators across eight school districts have planned a one-day strike to protest the lack of funding for public schools, King 5 News reports. The plan is as follows: "On Wednesday, the Stanwood-Camano, Arlington and Lakewood School Districts will hold one-day strikes and a joint rally. On Friday, the Blaine, Ferndale, Bellingham, and Mt. Vernon school districts will walk out of class.</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> James Sido </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/kraken-congee-opens-today-pioneer-square">Kraken Congee Opens Today in Pioneer Square</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/makers-ten-hundreds-world-color">The Makers: Ten Hundred&#039;s World of Color</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/whats-wrong-house-broadview-contemporary">What&#039;s Wrong With This House: Broadview Contemporary</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/cats-rescued-dirty-home-streateries-approved-more-news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Tue, 21 Apr 2015 16:16:00 +0000 lauren.mang 44852 at http://seattlemag.com 12 Awesome Old Prom Photos http://seattlemag.com/article/12-awesome-old-prom-photos <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> Research by Kimberly Downing </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-issue"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/issue/may-2015">May 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Feast your eyes on photos of Seattleites who dressed up and went to the big dance in style </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/seattleites/0515promcollage.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=33625">0515promcollage.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Who are these dapper gents and dashing gals? Find out below </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>’Tis the season of limos and corsages, lines out The Cheesecake Factory door and reminiscing about proms past. But while memories can be tricky, and we may fudge a detail here and there, the prom photo never lies. Have a look at these Seattleites decked out in their high school best.<br><br>Hail to prom season!<br><img src="/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/newfiles/prom_gif.gif" style="vertical-align: middle;" height="304" width="300"><br><br><strong><br>1.&nbsp; Artist and gallery owner Tariqa Waters, Surrattsville High School, Clinton, Maryland, 1998</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/local-web-series-finds-unexpected-success-promoting-kindness">Local Web Series Finds Unexpected Success in Promoting Kindness</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/shop-prom-dresses-sodos-dolce-bleu">Shop for Prom Dresses at SoDo&#039;s Dolce Bleu</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/beach-worthy-dresses-out-town-jaunt">Beach-Worthy Dresses for an Out-of-Town Jaunt</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/12-awesome-old-prom-photos" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seattleites Fashion and Style Arts & Culture Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:36:25 +0000 lauren.mang 44849 at http://seattlemag.com The Local Artists Behind These 4 New Arts Venues http://seattlemag.com/article/local-artists-behind-these-4-new-arts-venues <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/brangien-davis">Brangien Davis</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/may-2015">May 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Transforming old, forgotten spaces into promising new venues </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-entertainment/0515artsvenues.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=32171">0515artsvenues.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 Not-Its play a kids show at the newly transformed Ballard Homestead </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>While shiny new buildings crowd the Seattle skyline, local artists are moving into old forgotten spaces—and transforming them into promising new arts venues.<br><br><strong>1. Ballard Homestead</strong><br>6451 Jones Ave. NW in Ballard, built in 1923, open since March<br><strong>Most recently: </strong>Church of the Nazarene <br><strong>Who’s behind it:</strong> Abbey Arts, the people behind Fremont Abbey Arts Center<br><strong>Focus:</strong> Live music comcerts, literary classes, cultural events (also available as a rental event space)</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/what-do-fall-new-arts-venues">What to do This Fall: New Arts Venues</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/spring-arts-preview-2013-three-new-venues-rethink-arts-space">Spring Arts Preview 2013: Three New Venues Rethink Arts Space</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/best-live-music-venues-seattle">The Best Live Music Venues in Seattle</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/local-artists-behind-these-4-new-arts-venues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Entertainment Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:28:25 +0000 lauren.mang 44848 at http://seattlemag.com Three New Children's Books by Local Authors http://seattlemag.com/article/three-new-childrens-books-local-authors <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/cody-bay">Cody Bay</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/may-2015">May 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A determined ninja girl, a self-important otter and an intrepid 6-year-old star in these stories </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/parenting/0515parenting.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=28613">0515parenting.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Arrow to Alaska: A Pacific Northwest Adventure by Hannah Viano </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong><em>Arrow to Alaska: A Pacific Northwest Adventure</em><br></strong>By Hannah Viano</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> Chris Eltrich/Studio 3 inc </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/two-new-must-read-parenting-resources">Two New Must-Read Parenting Resources</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/childrens-and-young-adult-literature-1">Children&#039;s and Young Adult Literature</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/crossfit-children-no-more-swing-sets-more-news">CrossFit for Children, No More Swing Sets &amp; More News</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/three-new-childrens-books-local-authors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Parenting Literature Arts & Culture Mon, 20 Apr 2015 20:08:05 +0000 jaclyn.norton 44846 at http://seattlemag.com The Makers: Ten Hundred's World of Color http://seattlemag.com/article/makers-ten-hundreds-world-color <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> Jaclyn Norton </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A local artist injects imagination into communities near and far </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/visual-arts/0415tenhundredfinal.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=27886">0415tenhundredfinal.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ten Hundred painted the commemorative mural on Capitol Hill for Caffe Vita&#039;s 20th Anniversary </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em style="color: #252525; font-size: 14px; line-height: 21px;"><span style="font-size: medium;">The Makers is a new column on Seattlemag.com that explores different Seattle creatives and their crafts. These artists live to design, connect and create.&nbsp;</span></em></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> Red Williamson </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/makers-spilled-turns-streetwear-floorwear">The Makers: Spilled Turns Streetwear into Floorwear</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/vibrant-new-murals-seattle">Vibrant New Murals in Seattle</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/makers-ten-hundreds-world-color" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Visual Arts Arts & Culture Mon, 20 Apr 2015 19:05:26 +0000 jaclyn.norton 44837 at http://seattlemag.com Is the Port Ducking its Responsibility for Protecting the Sound? http://seattlemag.com/article/port-ducking-its-responsibility-protecting-sound <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/profiles/lisa-wogan">Lisa Wogan</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/may-2015">May 2015</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> With the prospect of Arctic drilling rigs parked in the Port of Seattle, the city preps for a fight </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/news-features/0515hottopic.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=26018">0515hottopic.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 Polar Pioneer—shown here during transport from from Norway to Singapore last year—is on it’s way to Seattle </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Spring arrived early in Seattle this year. Above average temperatures and dry days were the norm in February. The cherry trees at the University of Washington bloomed two weeks ahead of schedule. Tulips in the Skagit Valley popped open well before the start of the annual April tulip festival. But the pleasure many of us took in the mild weather was tempered by looming concern over the consequences. &nbsp;<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> Morten Berge / Flickr </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/how-oil-trains-through-downtown-seattle-could-put-us-risk-0">How Oil Trains Through Downtown Seattle Could Put us at Risk</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/oil-and-puget-sound-orcas-can-they-survive-spill">Oil and the Puget Sound Orcas: Can They Survive a Spill?</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/alaska-first-red-state-legalize-marijuana">Alaska is First Red State to Legalize Marijuana</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/port-ducking-its-responsibility-protecting-sound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Features environment oil rigs in seattle Mon, 20 Apr 2015 17:06:11 +0000 lauren.mang 44843 at http://seattlemag.com William Shatner Wants Our Water. We Shouldn't Give it to Him http://seattlemag.com/article/william-shatner-wants-our-water-we-shouldnt-give-it-him <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"> The actor has proposed building a pipeline to funnel Northwest water to California </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/news-features/columbiagorge.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=58218">columbiagorge.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 Columbia River Gorge </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><em>In our bi-monthly Seattlemag.com column<em>, </em>Knute Berger--who writes regularly for </em>Seattle <em>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><br>William Shatner wants our water.</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> Maureen Didde </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-too-white">Is Seattle Too White?</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seattles-lumbersexual-style-finally-becoming-national-trend">Is Seattle&#039;s &#039;Lumbersexual&#039; Style Finally Becoming a National Trend? </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/knute-bergers-quest-rename-seattle-continues-sealth-campaign">Knute Berger&#039;s Quest to Rename Seattle Continues: The Sealth Campaign</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/william-shatner-wants-our-water-we-shouldnt-give-it-him" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News & Features Arts & Culture Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:47:24 +0000 lauren.mang 44842 at http://seattlemag.com Smart Parking, Orchard Food Truck, Real Change App & More http://seattlemag.com/article/smart-parking-orchard-food-truck-real-change-app-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> Jaclyn Norton </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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/news/0415news.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=21556">0415news.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Web developers from Google built the new Real Change app which allows customers to download the paper cash-free, directly to their phones </div> </div> </div> <p><strong>Smart Parking.</strong> The first to emerge from the $20 million overhaul of Seattle's paid parking system is a new "smart" <a href="http://www.capitolhillseattle.com/" target="_blank">variable rate parking machine</a>, <em>The Capitol Hill Blog</em> reports. The new machine will offer a faster, smarter and more seamless transaction process, automatically charging tenants variable rates depending on the time of day. The machines will first pop-up in Pioneer Square, with Pike/Pine on Capitol Hill to follow later this year, and more in 2016.</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> Photo Credit: Capitol Hill Blog </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-sea-lions-ferry-troubles-more-news">&#039;Seattle Sea Lions,&#039; Ferry Troubles &amp; More News </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/selfie-now-legit-scrabble-word-more-news">&#039;Selfie&#039; is Now a Legit Scrabble Word &amp; More News </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/twin-peaks-back-pot-protests-more-news">&#039;Twin Peaks&#039; is Back, Pot Protests &amp; More News</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/smart-parking-orchard-food-truck-real-change-app-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Arts & Culture Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:41:06 +0000 jaclyn.norton 44838 at http://seattlemag.com Local Web Series Finds Unexpected Success in Promoting Kindness http://seattlemag.com/article/local-web-series-finds-unexpected-success-promoting-kindness <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"> Talk It Up TV&#039;s Anny Havland helps those in need, one act of kindness at a 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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/arts-culture/annyhavlandtalkituptv.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=22046">annyhavlandtalkituptv.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Anny Havland, founder, executive producer and host of Talk It Up TV </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>In 2004, Anny Havland and her business partner co-founded the independent firm Neighborhood Mortgage in Bellingham and built incredibly successful careers as a mortgage brokers.</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> Vera Pash Photography </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/local-web-series-finds-unexpected-success-promoting-kindness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Thu, 16 Apr 2015 19:19:25 +0000 lauren.mang 44790 at http://seattlemag.com Must List: Cocktail Party Dance Show, Political Thriller on Stage http://seattlemag.com/article/must-list-cocktail-party-dance-show-political-thriller-stage <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://seattlemag.com/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/image-x-generic.png" /><a href="http://seattlemag.com/sites/seattlemag.advantagelabs.com/files/article/must-list/monica-bill-barnes-and-anna-bass-christopher-duggan.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=36934">monica-bill-barnes-and-anna-bass-christopher-duggan.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Monica Bill Barnes and Anna Bass </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Must Interact<br><a href=" http://www.seattlemag.com/events/complex-movements" target="_blank">On The Boards Presents Complex Movements</a></strong><br>(4/16 to 4/19, times vary) A hip-hop activist, a graphic designer and a creative technologist walk into a bar. Or something like that. This innovative, interactive, futuristic Detroit collective blends music, high-tech visuals and immersive activism as they invite viewers to imagine themselves as post-apocalyptic survivors.</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://velocitydancecenter.org/events/guest-artist-series-monica-bill-barnes/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Christopher Duggan</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/former-canlis-sommelier-nabs-lofty-status-launch-wine-education-company">Former Canlis Sommelier Nabs Lofty Status, to Launch Wine Education Company</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/pacific-science-center-launches-program-autistic-children">Pacific Science Center Launches Program for Autistic Children</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/poems-drinks-5-seattle-bars">Poems + Drinks at 5 Seattle Bars </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://seattlemag.com/article/must-list-cocktail-party-dance-show-political-thriller-stage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Must List Arts & Entertainment Thu, 16 Apr 2015 18:00:39 +0000 lauren.mang 44835 at http://seattlemag.com