Arts & Culture Blog - SeattleMag.com http://www.seattlemag.com/blogs/%252Fnorthwest-travel/comment/reply/culture/news-features/contact-us en Architect Behind The Urban Death Project http://www.seattlemag.com/article/architect-behind-urban-death-project <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/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"> Katrina Spade designs a green alternative to traditional burial and cremation </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/seattleite-urban-death.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=99374">seattleite-urban-death.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Katrina Spade communing with compost at Volunteer Park </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>In the face of shrinking land resources and concerns about carbon footprints, what do we do with our loved ones when they die? For Katrina Spade, 37, a Capitol Hill–based designer with a master’s degree in architecture, that question arose after she had two kids and began thinking about her own mortality. Traditional burial and cremation both came with environmental consequences that didn’t sit well with her, so she proposed an alternative as a part of her master’s thesis.</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.hayleyyoung.com/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Hayley Young</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/getting-personal-eco-skin-expert-kari-gran">Getting Personal With Eco-Skin Expert Kari Gran</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/slacklining-adam-burtle">Slacklining with Adam Burtle</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/amazing-bride-makes-her-own-dress-bus">Amazing: Bride Makes Her Own Dress on the Bus</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/architect-behind-urban-death-project" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seattleites Arts & Culture Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:39:28 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43706 at http://www.seattlemag.com Warm Winter Predictions, Seattle Loses 'Noisiest Fans' Title & More http://www.seattlemag.com/article/warm-winter-predictions-seattle-loses-noisiest-fans-title-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/seattlefans.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=57479">seattlefans.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Noisiest fans in the NFL? Not anymore </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-17/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe></p> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-17.js?header=false&border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-17" 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> Josh Lackey </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/amazing-bride-makes-her-own-dress-bus">Amazing: Bride Makes Her Own Dress on the Bus</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/seahawk-jeron-johnsons-top-10-things-do-seattle-plus-one-we-made">Seahawk Jeron Johnson&#039;s Top 10 Things to Do in Seattle (Plus One We Made Up)</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend">11 Fall Festivals &amp; Haunted Events to Attend</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:04:41 +0000 lauren.mang 43705 at http://www.seattlemag.com A Lack of Empty Spaces Forces the Seattle Storefronts Program to Adjust http://www.seattlemag.com/article/lack-empty-spaces-forces-seattle-storefronts-program-adjust <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/october-2014">October 2014</a> </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="/south-lake-union">South Lake Union</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> With Seattle real estate at a premium, one arts group is working in the margins </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/visual-arts/1014storefronts.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=42195">1014storefronts.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Anne Blackburn inside one of Storefronts’ art installations in South Lake Union; knit map by Paul Komada </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>When the Seattle Storefronts program took its first steps in 2010, the city was still climbing back from the economic downturn. Papered windows and empty storefronts with dusty For Lease signs were a common sight in retail areas. Shunpike, a local nonprofit devoted to helping artists with the business side of art, saw a win-win in putting temporary art installations in these empty spaces: Artists get a free, public place to display their work, and businesses get a cleaned-up, compelling storefront, one that attracts pedestrians and might even entice a full-time renter.</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> Portrait 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/does-south-lake-union-have-soul">Does South Lake Union Have a Soul?</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/amazing-bride-makes-her-own-dress-bus">Amazing: Bride Makes Her Own Dress on the Bus</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/byow-restaurants-seattle-free-corkage">BYOW: Restaurants in Seattle with Free Corkage </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/lack-empty-spaces-forces-seattle-storefronts-program-adjust" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Visual Arts Arts & Entertainment Mon, 29 Sep 2014 21:30:52 +0000 lauren.mang 43701 at http://www.seattlemag.com Boil Water Notice Lifted, Microsoft in NYC & More News http://www.seattlemag.com/article/boil-water-notice-lifted-microsoft-nyc-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/microsoftimage.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=38701">microsoftimage.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Microsoft has plans to lease 677 Fifth Avenue in New York for its first retail store there </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"><iframe src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-16/embed?header=false&amp;border=false" width="100%" height=750 frameborder=no allowtransparency=true></iframe></p> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-16.js?header=false&border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-16" 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> Google Maps </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="/explaining-microsofts-decline-wire">Explaining Microsoft&#039;s Decline with The Wire</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/amazing-bride-makes-her-own-dress-bus">Amazing: Bride Makes Her Own Dress on the Bus</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend">11 Fall Festivals &amp; Haunted Events to Attend</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Mon, 29 Sep 2014 16:58:46 +0000 lauren.mang 43698 at http://www.seattlemag.com Rust on the Rails - New Sounds from Experienced Players http://www.seattlemag.com/article/rust-rails-new-sounds-experienced-players <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> Brandon Taylor </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A team of accomplished musicians comes together to shake up the Emerald City </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/rustontherailsforonline.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=101212">rustontherailsforonline.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Photo Credit: Jason Tang </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>In the black, wanting cosmos of the music world, talented musicians generally see each other only in passing. They rarely have time for more than just a brief nod one to the other–perhaps a tandem song or two played out of mutual respect and appreciation. So when the rare chance of such whole-hearted and prodigious players banding together arises, the result is worthy of attention.</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-music-events">What to Do This Fall: Music Events</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/best-live-music-venues-seattle">The Best Live Music Venues in Seattle</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/50-bands-rocking-seattle-music-right-now">The 50 Bands Rocking Seattle Music Right Now</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/rust-rails-new-sounds-experienced-players" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Entertainment Fri, 26 Sep 2014 23:47:13 +0000 brandon.taylor 43697 at http://www.seattlemag.com Nancy Guppy Chats with Writer Rachel Kessler...On a Trampoline http://www.seattlemag.com/article/nancy-guppy-chats-writer-rachel-kessleron-trampoline <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/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"> Nancy Guppy bounces around with Seattle writer and performance artist Rachel Kessler </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/literature/1014guppy.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=49238">1014guppy.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rachel Kessler and Nancy Guppy converse on a trampoline </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Known for witty performance art—as a roving retro secretary/improv poet in The Typing Explosion and a fake scientist/real poet in The Vis-à-Vis Society—Rachel Kessler is currently at work on a funny memoir, <em>Christian Charm Workbook</em>, about her religious upbringing and its impact on her understanding of womanhood. See her perform a slideshow from her book-in-progress at Hugo House (10/7, 7 p.m. Free. <a href="http://www.hugohouse.org" target="_blank">hugohouse.org</a>).<br><strong>LOCATION: </strong>The trampoline in Kessler’s Central District backyard, a sunny day in August</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> andrew vanasse </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-read-fall-literature">What to Read this Fall: Literature</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/getting-personal-eco-skin-expert-kari-gran">Getting Personal With Eco-Skin Expert Kari Gran</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend">11 Fall Festivals &amp; Haunted Events to Attend</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/nancy-guppy-chats-writer-rachel-kessleron-trampoline" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Literature Arts & Entertainment Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:28:11 +0000 lauren.mang 43669 at http://www.seattlemag.com Must List: Fall Festivals, Bellevue Fashion Week and PNB’s ‘Jewels’ http://www.seattlemag.com/article/must-list-fall-festivals-bellevue-fashion-week-and-pnb-s-jewels <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 </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/jewels-2.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=43294">jewels-2.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> PNB presents George Balanchine’s beloved &#039;Jewels&#039; </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><strong>Must See<br><a href="http://bit.ly/1vkNRnm" target="_blank">PNB’s Revival of Balanchine’s <em>Jewels</em></a></strong><br>(9/26 to 10/5, times vary) — Now in his 10th season as artistic director, Peter Boal has invited original participants to collaborate on PNB’s revival of George Balanchine’s beloved <em>Jewels</em>. Expect each section—Emeralds, Rubies and Diamonds—of this full-length ballet to have an updated look, but retain the streamlined, leggy style that Balanchine fans know and love.</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> Angela Sterling </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/byow-restaurants-seattle-free-corkage">BYOW: Restaurants in Seattle with Free Corkage </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/10-super-cozy-living-spaces-made-taking-it-easy">10 Super Cozy Living Spaces Made for Taking it Easy</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/chef-rachel-yangs-trove-survival-guide">Chef Rachel Yang&#039;s Trove: A Survival Guide </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/must-list-fall-festivals-bellevue-fashion-week-and-pnb-s-jewels" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The Must List Arts & Entertainment Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:06:37 +0000 lauren.mang 43693 at http://www.seattlemag.com Garbage Police, Crime on Capitol Hill & More News http://www.seattlemag.com/article/garbage-police-crime-capitol-hill-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/garbage.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=43662">garbage.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-15.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-15" 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> Kurt Bauschardt </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/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend">11 Fall Festivals &amp; Haunted Events to Attend</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/updated-food-glorious-food-brew-seattle">Updated: Food, Glorious, Food at Brew Seattle </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seven-sensational-spas-seattle-and-eastside">Seven Sensational Spas in Seattle and on the Eastside</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:39:02 +0000 lauren.mang 43692 at http://www.seattlemag.com Amazing: Bride Makes Her Own Dress on the Bus http://www.seattlemag.com/article/amazing-bride-makes-her-own-dress-bus <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"> Seattle bride-to-be crocheted her wedding dress, piece by piece, on her daily bus ride </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/main-frame-option.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=84788">main-frame-option.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Seattle bride, Chi Krneta&#039;s gorgeous, self-made wedding dress on her big day </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><span style="font-size: medium;">Chi Krneta, a local bride and architect is an inspiration to those of us who think we have no time to do the things we want. With five months to go until her wedding, Krneta crocheted her bridal gown out of simple, white cotton thread while riding the bus on her daily 50-minute commute to work.</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> Jerome Tso Photography </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/zulily-creative-director-debuts-womens-clothing-line">Zulily Creative Director Debuts Women&#039;s Clothing Line</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/eye-candy-alert-new-seattle-bride-issue-here">Eye Candy Alert: New Seattle Bride Issue is Here</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/sewing-studios-new-it-spot-crafters">Sewing Studios: The New It Spot for Crafters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/amazing-bride-makes-her-own-dress-bus" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seattleites Arts & Culture Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:51:04 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43689 at http://www.seattlemag.com Spiders in Your House, Jimmy John's Breach & More News http://www.seattlemag.com/article/spiders-your-house-jimmy-johns-breach-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/jimmyjohns.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=68168">jimmyjohns.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-14.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-14" 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> <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/cr01/5859480743/in/photolist-9ayp9-9aype-9aypa-9aypb-9aypc-9yThsW-5nCJsk-a9ZWgu-bPtvyp-bAyGVj-8oG1QY-4YrhDt-8wpVxN-7ukvqS-9VMnu4-ceYXv9-ceYXG7-ceYXky-ceYXrU-ceYXCU-f7eKPJ-ceYXJ1-epgE2-epgCU-epgqh-epgsS-epgNC-epgok-epgLU-epgJP-epgGZ-epggm-epgTc-epgVm-epgi4-epghd-epgKT-epgu3-epgSq-epgQ3-8BepS2-9No2F4-boWMJt-bPPjuz-9SAHj3-eDV9VG-7VsoAv-6qWrm-e5RbR7-4EFuVW" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Chris</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/whats-wrong-house">What&#039;s Wrong With This House? </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend">11 Fall Festivals &amp; Haunted Events to Attend</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seven-sensational-spas-seattle-and-eastside">Seven Sensational Spas in Seattle and on the Eastside</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:52:19 +0000 lauren.mang 43687 at http://www.seattlemag.com Push for a No-Panhandling Zone, Bumbershoot Layoffs & More http://www.seattlemag.com/article/push-no-panhandling-zone-bumbershoot-layoffs-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/panhandling.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=68526">panhandling.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Should Seattle enact a no-panhandling zone? </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><div class="storify"> <script src="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-13.js?header=false&amp;border=false"></script><p><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/seattlemag/today-s-news-13" 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> Oran Viriyincy </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/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend">11 Fall Festivals &amp; Haunted Events to Attend</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/whats-wrong-house">What&#039;s Wrong With This House? </a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seven-sensational-spas-seattle-and-eastside">Seven Sensational Spas in Seattle and on the Eastside</a> </div> </div> </div> Arts & Culture Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:40:28 +0000 lauren.mang 43680 at http://www.seattlemag.com Watch Movies Like an Egyptian http://www.seattlemag.com/article/watch-movies-egyptian <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/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"> SIFF Cinema reopens the Egyptian Theatre on Capitol Hill </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/film/1014egyptiantheatercollage.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=70392">1014egyptiantheatercollage.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 to right: Inside Capitol Hill&#039;s storied Egyptian Theatre; Egyptian details </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>When Landmark Theatres closed the Egyptian Theatre in June 2013, many locals proclaimed it a death knell for authentic <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/capitol-hillfirst-hill" target="_blank">Capitol Hill</a>. (The death knells are becoming clangorous in this swiftly changing neighborhood.) The longstanding beacon of independent film—which started out as a Masonic temple—became a movie palace in the early 1980s, when the <a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/events/seattle-international-film-festival-3" target="_blank">Seattle International Film Festival</a> took over the space, built it out, added pharaonic details and dubbed it the Egyptian Theatre.</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.scottstedman.com/seattle-hdr/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Scott Stedman</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/redmonds-new-gold-class-cinemas-rated-l-luxe">Redmond&#039;s New Gold Class Cinemas: Rated L for Luxe</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/decoding-annie-parker-siff">Decoding Annie Parker at SIFF</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/seattle-international-film-festival-organization-turns-40">Seattle International Film Festival Organization Turns 40 </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/watch-movies-egyptian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Film Arts & Culture Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:16:19 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43678 at http://www.seattlemag.com 11 Fall Festivals & Haunted Events to Attend http://www.seattlemag.com/article/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend <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"> &#039;Tis the season for haunted and/or various pumpkin-themed activities </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/pumpkinsweb.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=45465">pumpkinsweb.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>I was just remarking last night how sad I was to see summer end, to which my husband responded "Why? You're obsessed with fall." Touche, dear husband. <br><br>He's right. I am obsessed. And I've got the shipment of Pottery Barn mercury glass pumpkins with a set of matching wrought-iron owl lanterns (OMG) on the way to prove it.</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> Roland zh </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="/best-scary-movies-watch-halloween">Best Scary Movies to Watch on Halloween</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/where-buy-cute-kids-halloween-costumes">Where to Buy Cute Kids&#039; Halloween Costumes</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/throwback-thursday-40-years-seattle-sounders-soccer">#Throwback Thursday: 40 Years of Seattle Sounders Soccer</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:38:51 +0000 lauren.mang 43614 at http://www.seattlemag.com 'Marry Me In Seattle' Kicks Off with First Same-Sex Wedding http://www.seattlemag.com/article/marry-me-seattle-kicks-first-same-sex-wedding <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> Darien Parish </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Seattle&#039;s first &#039;Marry Me&#039; nuptials took place earlier this month </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/mohaicover.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=70613">mohaicover.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Museum of History and Industry lit in honor of Seattle&#039;s first Marry Me In Seattle wedding </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>With a campaign that began on July 1, Seattle has extended its arms to engaged LGBTQ couples from across the nation by hosting four all-inclusive weddings, each honorably officiated by Seattle's first openly gay mayor Ed Murray (<a href="http://seattlebridemag.com/shows-events/marry-me-seattle-campaign-invites-lgbtq-couples-wed" target="_blank">You may recall our inital post on the Marry Me In Seattle sweepstakes</a>.). We're beyond ecstatic to announce the first wedding was hosted on September 3, 2014 when Zachary Baker and Samuel Busch of St.</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> Jean-Marcus Strole </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/congrats-youre-automatically-married">Congrats, You&#039;re Automatically Married! </a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/article/11-fall-festivals-haunted-events-attend">11 Fall Festivals &amp; Haunted Events to Attend</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/article/recipes-week-celery-puree-green-bean-salad">Recipes of the Week: Celery Puree &amp; Green Bean Salad </a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/marry-me-seattle-kicks-first-same-sex-wedding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Arts & Culture Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:34:41 +0000 lauren.mang 43676 at http://www.seattlemag.com #Throwback Thursday: Celebrating the Seattle Central Library http://www.seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-celebrating-seattle-central-library <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="/downtown">Downtown</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-deck"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In May 2004, Rem Koolhaas&#039; beautiful, geometric blueprint came to life and so did downtown 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/men-during-construction-2003.jpg" type="image/jpeg; length=93912">men-during-construction-2003.jpg</a></div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-caption"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Construction of the Seattle Central Library in 2003 </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>One thing I never expected to show off to family and friends who visited when I first moved to Seattle was the city's library. Of course, now I find myself countering their 'are-you-joking?' looks with a "but it's the coolest library in the world!" I'm sure Seattleites, readers and non-readers alike, who have seen this gorgeous, 11-story, glass and steel building would agree with my superlative.</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> Seattle Municipal Archives </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="/watch-seattle-public-librarys-impressive-book-domino-chain">Watch Seattle Public Library&#039;s Impressive Book Domino Chain</a> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/blog/%5Buser-raw%5D/seattle-public-library-flash-mob">Seattle Public Library Flash Mob</a> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/celebrate-seattles-beautiful-old-architecture-historic-seattle">Celebrate Seattle&#039;s Beautiful Old Architecture with Historic Seattle</a> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.seattlemag.com/article/throwback-thursday-celebrating-seattle-central-library" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Architecture & Building Arts & Culture Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:40:36 +0000 shuchi.mehta 43671 at http://www.seattlemag.com