Visual Arts

Photography by Shadi Ghadirian
September 21, 2012 8:18 PM
Many of us experienced a thrill when the first Mars photos from the Curiosity rover began rolling in last summer. Something about finally...
September 11, 2012 7:36 PM
Why, in 2012, do we need an exhibit focused solely on women artists? Try this: Make a quick tally of the names you’d expect to find on a...
August 28, 2012 5:35 PM
Bill Predmore’s street art collection started with a Shepard Fairey print, gifted to him by an employee long before the iconic Obama “Hope...
August 22, 2012 9:37 PM
At the Capitol Hill Block Party in July, musicians on the main stage had special accompaniment: a tiger, a dragon and several lime green,...
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...