Seattle

Art in the Age of Covid

Artists persevere despite forced isolation, canceled opportunities

Venerated Seattle fine artists Gloria DeArcangelis struggled to be creatively productive in recent years as she cared for her mother through a long terminal illness. She also lost her husband. “We lived side by side in different houses and shared a cat,” she says. “It was the perfect marriage.” For three or four years, her brush…

Sean Meyers

Seattle Magazine Essentials: Pet Names, Pillows and Backyard Cabins

Check out our roundup of local hidden gems.

Move over Fido Pet names in Seattle reflect the year that was If you adopted a dog or cat last year, there’s a good chance you named it Milo. Milo is among the top five 2020 pet names in Seattle for both dogs and cats, according to Seattle-based dog walking and pet sitting company Rover’s…

Seattle magazine staff

Digitizing the American Dream

Real estate hit the pause button due to the coronavirus pandemic

Georgia Stevens, 2020 president of Seattle King County Realtors

Georgia Stevens

Moving Forward Post-Pandemic

The pandemic is changing how we live and shop. That’s not necessarily a bad thing

Our annual “Best Of”  list looks a little different this year. Sure, readers weighed in on their favorite restaurants, coffee shops and happy hours, but when was the last time you went out to dinner or to a crowded indoor bar? When’s the next time you will again? On a recent webinar, several health care…

Rob Smith

Remembering Old Seattle

Ron Chew’s memoir is a deeply personal look at the tight-knit Asian American community

Ron Chew is well-known in the Puget Sound region as the former editor of the International Examiner, a news outlet focusing on the Northwest’s Asian Pacific American communities, and as the former director of the Wing Luke Museum, which documents the Asian Pacific American experience. Chew led the successful campaign to transform a historic hotel…

Seattle Mag

New in Town: Consuming Art and Curating Comfort in Seattle

Uncovering Seattle connections to Artemisia Gentileschi and finding familiarity in new places

New in Town is a blog series dedicated to exploring Seattle anew. Every week I’ll highlight a place, person or thing I’ve uncovered on my mission to experience all Seattle has to offer. Read last week’s installment here. It’s an image I’ve seen hundreds of times—as misandrist memes across the internet, a patch on the…

Ariel Shearer

Meet the Trainer for Dubs II, University of Washington Football Mascot

Every day is a Dawg day for this University of Washington alum

Paws Up: Dog trainer Anne-Lise Nilsen with Dubs II, who was born in January, at Husky Stadium

Austin Iverson

How Local Luminaries Do Summer in Seattle

Favorite hikes, festivals and foodie spots that scream summer.

Deception Pass is a classic summer destination.

Seattle Magazine Staff

Seattle’s Most Expensive Homes: Laurelhurst Estate

This waterfront property has plenty of room for your yacht.

Scroll through the above images of this Laurelhurst estate, the second most expensive Seattle house currently on the market, and check out the other top-priced homes here. 3054 E. Laurelhurst Dr NE, Seattle, WA 98105 (Laurelhurst)Price: $14,880,000Built in 1928Square footage: 7,683Bedrooms: 5Bathrooms: 5Listed by Coldwell BankerFeatures: Waterfront estate on Lake Washington, outdoor courts, private dock…

Stephen Strom