Spotlight Award Winners

August 23, 2012 12:52 AM
Five talented local artists at the top of their game.
August 12, 2011 12:35 AM
Visual artist Troy Gua wants to be famous. His deadpan stare and signature slicked black topknot are unmistakable at local art gatherings—...
August 12, 2011 12:31 AM
“This is my eight-year-old dream come true,” says Mandy Greer, surveying her home studio, which her husband (artist Paul Margolis) recently...
July 21, 2011 5:58 PM
If traditional hip-hop lyrics are to be taken at their word, a rapper’s true nature is embodied in his car. So what does Macklemore...
July 21, 2011 5:56 PM
In the 1880s, a brick wall encircled downtown Seattle. A safety measure, the wall was 15 to 20 feet thick, in places rising as high as...
July 21, 2011 5:55 PM
Remember that scene in Superman: The Movie when Clark Kent travels to the North Pole and ends up discovering his life’s purpose in the...
July 21, 2011 5:52 PM
Popularly, the phrase “animated movie” usually translates to teams of Pixar employees working on bleeding-edge computers housed in...
July 21, 2011 5:49 PM
An alien force landed in Capitol Hill’s Oddfellows Building last winter, when every Friday for seven weeks, a sparkly yet mysterious duo...
July 21, 2011 5:28 PM
In case you just emerged from 12 months of living “off the grid,” we’re sorry to be the first to tell you: It’s been a rough year for the...
July 21, 2011 5:25 PM
NAME: Ray TagavillaART FORM: TheaterWEB SITE: Look him up on Facebook.comNEXT UP: Tagavilla may perform at Capitol Hill's Balagan Theatre...
July 21, 2011 5:23 PM
NAME: Karen FinneyfrockART FORM: PoetryWEB SITE: finneyfrock.wordpress.comNEXT UP: Regular appearances with the Seattle Poetry Slam (...
July 21, 2011 5:16 PM
NAME: Ellie SandstromART FORM: DanceWEB SITE: sandstrommovement.comNEXT UP: Performing with Locust and AMYO/Tiny Rage at Portland's TBA...
July 21, 2011 5:14 PM
NAME: Bao tranART FORM: FilmWEB SITE: bookiethemovie.comNEXT UP: See Black Coffee on the big screen at Bumbershoot’s One Reel film festival...
July 21, 2011 4:55 PM
In the beginning, she was just in it for the tutu. As a young girl, choreographer Zoe Scofield coveted the scratchy pink skirt her older...
July 21, 2011 4:53 PM
If you were one of the estimated 10,000 people who happened to be near the Harbor Steps last May Day, you have already experienced one of...
July 21, 2011 4:52 PM
“Do you consider yourself mumblecore?” The question was lobbed from the back of the Egyptian Theatre, over the heads of a full-house crowd...