Hot Georgetown Art Attack Action on July 9!

Skate down to the Georgetown Art Attack for a beautiful summer night featuring industrial strength visual and performing arts. Diverse dining, exotic shopping, adventurous galleries, festive nightclubs, music and more at over 40 locations! Jump aboard the FREE Art Ride to check out our west end locations such as Equinox Studios, studio e, and SANCA.

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studio e is honored to present Let’s Explode In A Climaxical Burst Of Being Here, the work of Tim Kerr.  An original member of the skate punk band, the Big Boys, and currently playing with Monkeywrench, Tim has also established himself as a notable painter. Juxtapoz recently characterized his solo show at the Rosa Parks Museum as “linked to justice and knowledge.” Please join us in welcoming Tim at his first major Seattle art exhibition.

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Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery welcomes acclaimed indie comix artist Sammy Harkham and wishes a fond farewell to the Intruder at the second annual Hot Off the Press book fair! This colorful festival features tables of local handcrafted comix, prints, and zines by many of the Northwest’s most admired artists. Special guest Sammy Harkham will sign copies of the newly released Kramer’s Ergot 9 anthology as well as his alluring self-published serial Crickets. Another attraction is Seattle artist Josh Simmons signing the latest installment of Jessica Farm project, a highly conceptual comic book series designed by Harkham. After-party action at Machine House Brewery.

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Georgetown Records  will be featuring new music by seminal Seattle punk band Chinas Comidas with a spoken word performance by the band’s charismatic singer Cynthia Genser at 7:30 PM.

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Bridge Productions  presents new installation and video work by Seattle artist, C. Davida Ingram for her solo exhibition, “Lexical Tutor”.

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The Hammie Salon  is featuring the paintings of Kate Petty. The artist explains, “I work with the concept of liminality. It is a state that is ambiguous and hidden. In the subliminal, things are unconscious. But liminal is barely perceptible; it’s a state of being in-between. Sometimes boundaries between worlds are well defined; but liminal suggests a spaciousness, often hazy, like the transition from dreaming to wakefulness or dark to light. It is like twilight.”

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Miller School of Art  Bring an acoustic instrument or dancing feet and play amidst the growing collection “Joy” by Heather Danso. Working in acrylic tints and mediums, her dramatically delightful portraits and playful abstracts intentionally celebrate diverse expressions of empowerment, happiness, and beauty explored through her own unique process.

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Krab Jab Studios presents  “Im’ago Primordialis”, a rare opportunity to see fantastical realism from around the world! Also referred to as “visionary surrealism”, curator Don Farrell brings to Seattle over 20 of the best artists in this genre under one roof, including local artists Bryan K. Ward, Jeff Mihalyo, William Fahey, YvetteEndrijautzki and Don himself. All new work by Brigid Marlin, Peter Gric, Roku Sasaki, Tomasz AlenKopera, Steven Kenny, Liba W. Stambollion, Igor Grechanyk, Amanda Sage, Autumn Skye Morrison, Susannah Martin, Andrew Gonzalez, Otto Rapp, Forest Rogers, Jean Pronovost, Miguel Tio, Benjamin Vierling, and Martina Hoffmann. Additional works by Ernst Fuchs, Robert Venosa, and HR Giger. Local artists in attendance as well as Brigid, Otto, and Miguel. Opening: Saturday, July 9th, 6 – 9 pm. Runs through September 3rd.

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Mainframe  is pleased to exhibit new works by Seattle based artist Kerrie Deck, Amy Maloof, and Seattle/NJ based artist Sophie Spies. This exhibit presents works by each artist working in textile, digital media, and found object that explore random pattern as autobiography, the new culture of observation, and storytelling. Closing reception Saturday, July 9th from 6pm – 9pm.

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Eight and Sand proudly presents Amanda Stalter in her solo show titled See That Silver Shine. Her work can be described as new contemporary, surreal figurative art. Amanda is somewhat newly transplanted from Los Angeles and is one of the main driving forces behind The Drawnk, a great drink and draw group here in Seattle.

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Georgetown Trailer Park Mall is excited to host its popular KARAOKE NIGHT for July’s Art Attack! Bring your voices and your favorite, well-practiced song choices, and we’ll handle the rest. The event goes from 6-9pm at the mall, located at 5805 Airport Way S. at the corner of Homer Street. Don’t just see the art… BE THE ART!

Equinox Studios is an arts community in West Georgetown, home to over 100 artists working in an inspiring array of mediums, including blacksmithing, welding, woodworking, cycle fabrication, sculpture, painting, film, glass and more.

Machine House Brewery is exhibiting the works of Al Bee, a self-taught painter, tattoo artist and world traveler whose colorful gouache and ink paintings conjure surreal, dreamlike psychological universes. Machine House will also host a lively Art Attack after-party organized by the Intruder Comix collective.

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Georgetown Art Attack on June 11! Art, Music & More!

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Tatiana_Gill_clownFantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery presents Down to Clown with Tatiana Gill featuring original artwork from her new clown coloring book and other works. Patrons are encouraged to color pages from the book to include in the exhibition. The artist will be in store at the Georgetown Carnival from 4:00 to 6:00 PM to sign copies and encourage coloring contributions.

All City Coffee solo exhibit from Portland-based illustrator, artist and educator Bryan Rubnis  B-Sides & Remixes, will be on display thru the month of June,

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Festival Street Stage  located on 12th Ave. S. is featuring the SANCA Acrobats, Seattle Drum School, Eagles Aerie Brass Band, Lisa Prank and much, much, more!!!

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Bridge Productions  is excited to introduce Chicago-based artist Krista Svalbonas‘ first solo show in Seattle, Topophilia, this coming June. The primary focus of Topophilia is her highly acclaimed Migrants series – a body of smaller photography and collage works in which Svalbonas investigates notions of time, place, familiarity, and displacement. Her new work, the Migrator series, is a set of bas relief constructions breaking slightly free of the wall to further her exploration of dismantled and rearranged architectural features.

Rainier Glass Studiowill be open during the Georgetown Carnival with live glass blowing demonstrations and exhibiting a full array of beautiful and unique blown glass art pieces by a variety of northwest artists. Come get inspired!

Miller School of Art is hosting a group show during the Georgetown Carnival. Come explore the creative spirit in the historic setting with many talented artists and their teacher.

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Krab Jab Studiosis exhibiting The Art of Tenaya Sims. June 11- July 2, opening reception on June 11th 6-9PM with artist in attendance. From the elegant graphite sketches to the soaring oversized oil paintings, Seattle artist Tenaya Sims debuts his new work of epic proportions, with themes surrounding the mythological views of women in art. The result is richly engaging and utterly breathtaking.

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Eight and Sand  Open Inventory Salon Show. This month during the Georgetown Carnival, Eight and Sand will be displaying all of the current open inventory of artwork in a salon style show. This will be an off the wall show where you take the piece with you when you purchase, no need to wait a month for pick up! Many different artists will be represented. Hours will be from 1-7pm.

Equinox Studios will be a show stopper at the Carnival with their zany madcap interactive art! From catapult powered painting craziness to raku ceramic rowdiness and the Iron Monkeys black smithing madness. Come try it all, make some fun and be part of art with Equinox Studios!

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Georgetown Brewery Co. and Charles Smith Wines are the proud sponsors of the local, live and original music stage featuring Danny Newcomb and the Sugarmakers, El Vez, MKB Ultra, Maszer, Bad Pants, Gretta Harley, ThePaper Dolls, Madcap Pushers and Joog!  Located at the epicenter of the activity on Airport Way S. across from their Beer and Wine Garden in the Georgetown Trailer Park Mall, come for the music, stay for your favorite beverages!  *Georgetown Brewery Co. Beer/Charles Smith Wine Garden is  21+

Georgetown Trailer Park Mall offers independent artists, designers, makers and collectors to sell their goods direct in a one-of-a-kind environment thriving community. Shop handmade, up-cycled, and reused products all while hanging in a unique little corner of the world! We’ll have a ton of pop-ups and will be open for Carnival until 10pm

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Hazard Factory Power Tool Races World Famous and racing on the streets of Georgetown, a feat of creativity, ingenuity and industrial grit! Noon to 5pm

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The Stables are hosting a colorful new attraction this year, Georgetown Clown Town, curated by Larry Reid and Celeste Kean, including art, performances, coloring, balloon making, magic and more. The Clown Show at the Stables features contemporary clown art by Ron English, Marion Peck, Edward Matlock, Doug Parry (pictured above), Tatiana Gill, Kelly O, Extremo, Owen Smith, Seth Goodkind, Greg Swanson, Allen Gladfelter and more. Performances in the clown tent include Just Sage, Unexpected Productions Improv, Bill Robison, Godfried and more clowning around. Enjoy cold refreshments in the Clown Bar beer garden while entertained by a variety of clown activities.* the Clown Bar is 21+

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Georgetown Music Store is excited to present the Acoustic Armageddon 25 Stage on Airport Way S. featuring Andrew Norsworthy, Hell Mary, Star Anna, South Sound Tug and Barge, Saint John & the Revelations, Our Dead Fathers,and Patrick Galactic 1-7pm

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studio e  presents SHORT STORIES: Tim Marsden. Opening reception Friday, June 10th 6-9pm, exhibit runs June 11- July 2.With this body of new work, Tim Marsden uses a multi media approach to create an installation that explores visual narrative. Traditional mediums of drawing, painting and sculpture are used to create elements that range in size from the intimate sculptures to large-scale murals.  Each of the pieces work together to ultimately create an overall narrative within the space.

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May_2016_artattackposter copy   All City Coffee  is showing solo exhibition from Portland-based illustrator, artist and educator Bryan Rubnis  B-Sides & Remixes, featuring new prints and previously unreleased drawings, paintings and studies. A long time friend of All City, Bubnis has collaborated with a number of commercial clients and agencies and his work has been exhibited across the U.S. and abroad.

Megg-and-Mogg-Amsterdam-coverFantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  is pleased to present an exhibition of original drawings from Australian artist Simon Hanselmann‘s latest comix collection “Megg & Mogg in Amsterdam and Other Stories.

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Bridge Productions  is delighted to present Seattle artist Julie Alpert‘s solo exhibition, Garbled Love Letters, featuring of three large pieces in painting and collage from her Bows and Drips Each piece overflows with colorful bow-ties, ribbons, and bursts of pattern; literally dripping with bright paint and ornamentation. Also featured is an installation of small, intimate watercolors floating across the length of a wall, pairing loose, airy, asemic writing and rhythmic repetition; articulating nonsensical language and playful patterns, as well as invented and actual symbols.

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The Hammie Salon is featuring Six Photo Stories by Brenda J Pederson. Brenda J Pederson is a travel and food photographer, based in Seattle. No matter what the subject, her goal is to capture the essence of a time and place to share with you. This exhibit highlights selections from a new project, Six Photo Stories,combining photos and text into peek-a-boo views of cultures and places.

Interstitial is exhibiting Jueqian Fang, Orchids That Look Good in Bad Lighting. Orchid Board – Most Complete Orchid Forum on the web ! > STYLES, SETUPS & ENCLOSURES > Growing Under Lights > Affect of Artificial Light on Orchids.  “The reason that non filament lighting sources do not get a 100% CRI rating, is that they are made up of specific salts, which ‘burn’ at different specific colors, they add all these colors up and get something approximating ‘white’ light. This can be good or bad for plants…Although it seems we would want a filament bulb because it has a linear spectrum (all color equal) unfortunately filament bulbs are very wasteful.” – Jueqian Fang. Exhibit runs thru May 22.

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Rainier Glass Studiofounded in 1994, bringing fine art, beauty, and a one of a kind experience. The Rainier Glass Studio features a large scale hot-shop with four glory holes; available for classes, private events and  “Blow-Your-Own” Glass Activities! Browse thru the Gallery’s unique array of blown glass art pieces by a variety of northwest artists, watch the live demonstrations and get inspired to reserve blow-your-own lessons!

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Miller School of Art  featured artist, Heather Danso lovingly explores in acrylics, working on both sides of loosely woven canvas, creating portraits and abstracts that explore expression, identity, and the possible.

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  • Krab Jab Studiosis exhibiting Rituals: The Art of Sara Winters and Cynthia Sheppard. Celebrated illustrators Sara Winters and Cynthia Sheppard present their two-woman show, Rituals, which is a visceral exploration of deep-seated thoughts and emotions that tend to repeat themselves, expressed through paintings of sacred objects and the performance of ceremonies. All work is in traditional painting medium. Opening on Saturday May 14, 6-9pm. Artist talk with Sara and Cynthia in attendance at 7: 30 pm.

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  • Mainframe presents Back+Forth an installation of kinetic/interactive sculpture by Seattle based artist Roger Feldman. Viewers are invited into a position of power where non-committal talk meets political rhetoric. This piece first appeared at the LA Municipal Art Gallery, Woodland Hills and has been reworked by the artist for this exhibit. Roger Feldman is an accomplished artist working in large scale site specific installation and sculpture, exhibiting nationally and internationally including the Tacoma Art Museum and Suyama Space in Seattle. Grand opening and artist reception Saturday, May 14, 6-9pm.

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Praxis Arts is happy to exhibit the works of Nikki Frumkin. Nikki is an artist inspired by hiking, climbing and mountaineering in the great Pacific Northwest. She explores nature with a sketchbook in hand,  looking for patterns in nature as she explores. Nikki aims to inspire wonder for the outdoors by infusing her landscapes and mountains with energy and movement.

be010c70-9152-429d-86db-8ad402b61caaEight and Sand is proud to present a new body of work by returning artist Christopher J Olson. He revisits a familiar theme, science fiction. Colorful landscapes occupied with robots and buildings of the future, this new work explores two opposing forces, natural and man made objects. In addition to art attack night we are hosting a special artist in attendance reception on May 21st.

Wittman Estes Architecture is exhibiting “Linescapes”, new work by Jeremy Prim.       Linescapes is an exhibition of large scale, minimalist oil and wax paintings inspired by the Pacific coast.

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Georgetown Trailer Park Mall is excited to present “The Intergalactic Sessions II“, a live improv set performed by some of Seattle’s most talented musicians. Join us for shopping, music and general good vibes. Our many vendors open at 12pm, with the performance beginning at 7pm. Let’s get spaced out together!

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Georgetown Arts and Cultural Centeris featuring “Melancholia”– mixed media work by Jade Highleyman. Melancholia is a personal investigation of leaving situations “hanging” or being untethered to reality. Generally, in weaving or any needle craft, the person ties up the ends and snips off any excess to present it in it’s finished form. Jade decided to leave the ends un-tasseled, uncut and undivided to creating a golden waterfall of loose ends. Artist studios will be open during ART ATTACK, 6 -9 pm.

a1db9ea0-3fed-4ee5-a006-c6222bb1b819Georgetown Music Store is hosting Acoustic Armageddon 24Spencer Carlson, Kelsey Sprague & TBASA go “Song for Song in theround” during Art Attack 6-9 pm. Always free & all ages.

586cbb93-0ed1-4a53-8bd8-3385f61a5ccastudio e is exhibiting YELLOW: a group show. New work by Brian Beck, Brian Cypher, Carole d’Inverno, Warren Dykeman, Robert Hardgrave, Helen O’Leary, GillianTheobald, Heather Wilcoxon and James Arzente. In celebration of our first 18 months as a new gallery, studio e is presenting a group show, YELLOW, that will highlight work from a group of artists – individual talents whose styles, although varied, exude an ineffable quality of vivid expression that has characterized studio e in the past and will set the tone for our shows in the coming years.

Equinox Studiosis an arts community in West Georgetown, home to over 100 artists working in an inspiring array of mediums, including blacksmithing, welding, woodworking, cycle fabrication, sculpture, painting, film, glass,

Neil Kelly presents Northwest Native Art by Walish Designs and  Artist, Jiji Chartraw of the Makah Tribe. Native American drums and paddles featuring Northwest Tribal designs.

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Mount Analogue & Megan Harmon Photo Studio‘s SUMMER ART SERIES presents: POETRY / COMICS. Opening reception and reading, Saturday May 14, 7:00pm. This group show is interested in the ways text and images work together and against one another to manipulate any preexisting ideas about narrative, language, and/or reality. Featuring the work of Bianca Stone (Brooklyn), Ted Powers (Northampton, MA), Catherine Bresner (Seattle), Gabby Bates (Seattle), Aidan Fitzgerald (Seattle), Colleen Louise Barry (Seattle) and readings by  Willie Fitzgerald (Fiction), Amaranth Borsuk (poetry), and Catherine Bresner (mixed genre).  6519 Ellis AVE S, Seattle, WA

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Another Lively Georgetown Art Attack on April 9

Join us for a memorable spring evening featuring art, music, live demonstrations and fun from one end to the other!

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Our ever-expanding industrial, contemporary visual and performing arts/artists at over 40 locations, create an art walk experience as unique as Georgetown itself. Be sure to hop aboard the FREE Art Ride tour to visit many studio/gallery locations, including our west, such as studio e, SANCA and Equinox Studios!

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  • Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  is presenting a tribute to late Italian cartoonist Guido Crepax, featuring original art by contemporary cartoonists including David Lasky, Peter Kuper, Benjamin Marra, Roberta Gregory, George Pratt, Mark Wheatley, and more. The exhibition will also include reproductions from the Complete Crepax Volume 1 with a limited edition companion publication and other exclusive Crepax merchandise, translated into English for the first time.

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  • Bridge Productions  is pleased to feature anamnesis, Ashleigh Rose Robb‘s, first solo exhibition in Seattle. Using markmaking as a gesture to record the passage of time, Ashleigh Robb’s compositions are the accumulation of simple lines and marks to build up form. The process of marking time varies, and as such, the materials used to do so are ever changing. Each line is a faint documentation which only appears up close, fading into white as you step further away, a haunting, philosophical body of work that carries forward its Minimalist lineage.
  • All City Coffee  “For your viewing pleasure”, the private art collection of Steve Withycombe, from primarily Seattle based artists, will be on display thru April.
  • Rainier Glass Studioinvites you to become part of the glass art experience! Browse thru the Gallery’s unique array of one of kind blown glass art pieces, watch the live demonstrations and get inspired to reserve blow your own lessons! Open for Art Attack, 6-9pm.
  • The Alice is featuring I Wasn’t Just Saying What You Wanted To Hear…  an immersive video, sound exhibition that stages a conversation between five single-channel video artworks of Katherine Behar, Constance DeJong, Ellie Krakow, Jaeeun Lee and Elise Rasmussen.

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  • Krab Jab Studiosexhibit “Dream Covers” is a group show in which  artists have designed their dream book covers. Curated by art director/book designer Lauren Panepinto, with featured artists; Marc Scheff, Tran Nguyen, Rebecca Yanovskaya, Jeremy Wilson, Laurie Lee Brom, Brom, WylieBeckert, Iain McCaig, Dan Dos Santos, Dave Palumbo, Scott Fischer, Allen Williams, Chris Buzelli, Rovina Cai, Vanessa Lemen, Winona Nelson, Julie Bell, Boris Vallejo, Anthony Palumbo, and KimberlyKincaid. Artist in attendance will be Brom, Laurie Lee Brom, Jeremy Wilson, Marc Scheff and Lauren Panepinto with Curator Talk at 7:30 pm.

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  • Praxis Arts is pleased to showcase Leo Shallat. Leo Shallat is a visual artist born and raised in Seattle, Washington. Leo’s artistic practice draws inspiration from the culture of calligraphy and form line design as well as abstract painting. His work deconstructs letter forms to their bare elements, re-composing them to create abstract compositions that reflect an intuitive language of movement and flow.

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  • Eight and Sand is happy to present local artist, Rich M Stevens for the month of April. Rich uses mixed media materials including embroidery thread, cut paper, aluminum foil and resin to create intricate conceptual works housed in hand built shadow boxes.

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  • Georgetown Trailer Park Mall  is hosting a trivia night! Come with 3 of your friends and impress us all with your infinite knowledge. Vie for gift cards from these local businesses: The Conservatory, Hitchcock Deli, Fonda la Catrina, and of course, us at the Trailer Park Mall! The game starts at 7pm sharp. Visit our Facebook page to RSVP. See you there, you smarty pants!
  • The Conservatory Come join us this April 9th for the Georgetown Art Attack! The Conservatory will be hosting a live portraiture session with Tyler Jacobson, Cynthia Sheppard, Mark Winters, Sara Winters and Kieran Yanner. Coffee, beer and wine available.
  • Georgetown Music Store is hosting Acoustic Armageddon. Monthly acoustic performances by regional artists and rotating visual art. Always free and all ages are welcome, every second Saturday during Art Attack, 6 – 9:30 pm.

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  • studio e is exhibiting FAR WEST (re-mix) , Carole d’Inverno‘s solo show, inspired by the powerful histories of people, communities and places that experienced the centuries-long transformation of the American West. d’Inverno reshapes emotional narratives into her own, purist abstract language of repeated motives, shapes and colors, achieving a unique aesthetic effect with her heavily symbolic canvases
  • Equinox Studiosis an arts community in West Georgetown, home to over 100 artists working in an inspiring array of mediums, including blacksmithing, welding, woodworking, cycle fabrication, sculpture, painting, film, glass,

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Neil Kelly presents Northwest Native Art by Walish Designs and artist Jiji Chartraw of the Makah Tribe. Native American drums and paddles featuring Northwest Tribal designs will be showcased in our Neil Kelly Showroom along with tastes of local tribal cuisine and wine.

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  • Wittman Estes Architecture will be hosting “Linescapes”, new work by Jeremy Prim. Linescapes is an exhibition of large scale, minimalist oil and wax paintings inspired by the Pacific coast.

March 12 Art Attack Welcomes Awesome New Attractions

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Let your spring fling art adventure begin on 12th Ave. S. where Georgetown Art Attack is pleased to welcome back curator Sharon Arnold with Bridge Productions, introduce the newest member to our arts community, Ryan Blythe of Rainier Glass Studio and host Academy Award nominee, Daniel Clowes, premiering his latest book at Fantagraphics Bookstore and Gallery!

With stellar industrial, contemporary visual and performing arts/artists at over 40 locations the FREE Art Ride tour will bring you to many studio/gallery locations, including our west end venues such as studio e, SANCA and Equinox Studios for live demonstrations, open studios, music and fun!

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  • Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery is pleased to present Daniel Clowes. The Academy Award nominee (Best Screenplay for Ghost World) returns to debut his latest graphic novel, Patience, which represents his most ambitious work to date. Also on display will be original art from the international comix anthology Red Eye.

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  • Bridge Productions returns to Georgetown with TECTONIC, a group exhibition highlighting our 2016 lineup of guest and represented artists: Julie Alpert, Tim Cross, Sue Danielson, Emily Gherard, Davida Ingram, Dave Kennedy, Kat Larson, Ashleigh Robb, and Krista Svalbonas. Each of these artists are connected through overlapping aesthetics and rigorous, process-based practice. Their narratives address ideas about location, dislocation, identity, repetition, and time. As a result, they gather naturally to form a distinctive group with a broad spectrum of styles and perspectives.

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  • The Alice is exhibiting I Wasn’t Just Saying What You Wanted To Hear… is an immersive video, sound exhibition that stages a conversation between five single-channel video artworks of Katherine Behar, Constance DeJong, Ellie Krakow, Jaeeun Lee and These works invent and occupy a charged psychological universe in its own distinctly metered sense of time. Presented simultaneously in a one-room exhibition, this show creates a unique opportunity to tease additional interpretations, contexts and contingencies out of already resolved narrative forms.

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  • Interstitial is featuring  last_resort, the art of Mario Lemafa. last_resort sees Mario Lemafa investigating themes of erasure, whiteness, colonization and the physical/metaphorical qualities of cleansing through an indigenous digital Dasein (felt presence). Brutal and tender, the exhibition poses the question of whether or not the death of inequality would render vacations obsolete. Envisioning tropical locals as utopian space, last_resort generates new visual elements towards a radical, futuristic redefinition of the travel lifestyle.
  • All City Coffee will be hosting “For your viewing pleasure”, the private art collection of Steve Withycombe. Steve’s collection is mostly from Seattle based artist from the last 15 years. None of the work will be for sale, just for your viewing pleasure.

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  • Rainier Glass Studio Now open for Art Attack, Saturday March 12, 6-9 pm with live demonstrations in the art of blowing glass.

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  • The Hammie Salon is hosting a Jewelry & Accessory Trunk Show and Sale featuring four local artisans jewelry and accessories.  Hapertas & Company specializing in modern haberdashery, including bow ties, neckties, pocket squares and more. Silver + Salt minimalist designs feature organic lines and raw gemstones, inspired by nature.  Carolena’s Glass Pocket takes bits and pieces of vintage jewelry, re-purposing them into modern designs. Anvil & Anchor creates one-of-a-kind, industrial-styled, heavyweight jewelry pieces.

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  • Krab Jab Studios Closing reception of exhibit “Arboreal Dreams”, featuring: Bastien Lecouffe Deharme, Braden Duncan, David Gray, Drew Tucker, Elijah Evenson, Emily Fiegenschuh, Greg Spalenka, Iris Compiet, Jeff Menges, Mark Poole, Olivier Villoingt, RovinaCai, Stephanie Pui-Mun Law, Vinod Rams, Virginie Ropars, Yuko Ishii, and Yvette Endrijautzki is Saturday, March 12, 6-9 pm. Whether the tree is mystical, nurturing, menacing, rendered in watercolor, oil paint or sculpture, they delight our imaginations.
  • Mainframe Shop  NO SÉ: new works of emerging artist, Gabriel Marquez closing exhibit of large scale mixed media based artworks will be held 6 -9 pm on Saturday, March 12 during Art Attack. No Sé explores the ideas and values of place as regional, social, and temporal, cultural identity, and the nature of visual language as a potential contradiction of artistic practice.

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  • Eight and Sand is featuring a group show of art in miniature form. The artists have created works 7 inches and smaller and each artist invited a guest artist to participate in this stunning display of tiny. A complete artist list will be available during Art Attack.

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  • studio e is exhibiting FAR WEST , Carole d’Inverno‘s new solo show, inspired by the powerful histories of people, communities and places that experienced the centuries-long transformation of the American West. d’Inverno reshapes emotional narratives into her own, purist abstract language of repeated motives, shapes and colors, achieving a unique aesthetic effect with her heavily symbolic canvases.
  • Equinox Studios is an arts community in West Georgetown, home to over 100 artists working in an inspiring array of mediums, including black smithing, welding, woodworking, cycle fabrication, sculpture, painting, film, glass, ceramics, photography, performance art, music, and more! Hop on the free Art Ride shuttle and join Equinox for live demonstrations, open studios and fun!

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  • Georgetown Trailer Park Mall offers independent artists, designers, makers and collectors to sell their goods direct in a one-of-a-kind environment thriving with community. Come see the handmade, up-cycled, and reused products all while hanging in a special, unique little corner of the world! Open for Art Attack until 9 pm and every weekend on Saturdays from 12-7pm and Sundays from 11am-4pm.

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  • Georgetown Arts and Cultural Center feature for March Art Attack includes the  Gallery 21. Help celebrate the grand opening of a new gallery space and works from the first ever resident artist, Una Dunphy from Cork, Ireland. “The Camino 15” portrait paintings are based on the experiences and individuals Una met on a 42 day pilgrimage thru the Camino de Santiago in Spain.  Artist talk will be held at 7:30 during Art Attack.
  • Georgetown Music Store is hosting Acoustic Armageddon 22. Monthly acoustic performances by regional artists and rotating visual art. Always free and all ages are welcome, every second Saturday during Art Attack, 6 – 9:30 pm

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  • Illumination Studio presents Rostad and Ferrell. Rostad explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through abstraction and vibrant color and Ferrell exploring space and color field through abstraction and vibrant color. Also, music by Luscious Leopard Lips, the Georgetown atmospheric music DJ with a Theremin synthesizer.
  • Zippy’s “The Art of Eli Wolff” -an exhibit of acrylic paintings by local artist, Eli Wolff continues thru March. Eli Wolff, a Seattle native makes art designed to get people to laugh. His fondness for cartoons, sci-fi and fantasy book covers, 70s movie posters, and all kinds of pop-culture that creep into his work with visual puns and geeky mash-ups.

Romantic 8th Anniversary of the Georgetown Art Attack on February 13

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Join us as we celebrate our love of art with 8 years of the Georgetown Art Attack! Art, music, chocolate, wine and beer, all in the heart of the historic industrial district, we do Valentine’s done right! Stellar industrial, contemporary visual and performing arts/artists at over 40 locations with a FREE Art Ride that stops at many studio/gallery locations, bringing you full circle complete with a tour of our west end locations such as studio e, SANCA and Equinox Studios for live demonstrations, open studios, music and fun!

HIGHLIGHTS:

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  • Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  presents “Underworld: From Hoboken to Hollywood” by Kaz. In addition to his career as an Emmy-winning writer for animation (Cartoon Network’s Camp Lazlo, Disney’s Phineas and Ferb, and Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob Squarepants), Kaz has been drawing his weekly Underworld comic strip since 1992. Come celebrate the first comprehensive collection of his clever creation on February 13 with a book signing and exhibition of original art.

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  • The Alice is pleased to announce In Search of Conjunctions, a group exhibition of new drawing, photography, video and sculpture from DemianDinéYazhi’, Kerry Downey, Gabriel Jesiolowski, Ellen Lesperance and Sara Osebold. The featured artists find moments of quiet intimacy and meditation through texture and nature,while simultaneously exercising a critical linguistic wit. Exhibit opens January 23, 2016

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  • All City Coffee will be showing The Art Of Trashion thru February 29th. Tammy Perry‘s found & recycled art has a post apocalyptic steam punk edge, with a nod to the past while incorporating her own strong interpretations to the mediums.

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  • The Hammie Salon is featuring Tonia S. Arehart, “A Call To Your Brave Self”. Tonia creates portals and resting places, which allow viewers experiences of expansion and rest. During the creation process she ask questions with colors, shapes, new and old world mediums.  She is committed to the expression that at the end of the road, there is ‘NO END OF THE ROAD’, it is only another chance of expansion and rest.

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  • Krab Jab Studios will be exhibiting “Arboreal Dreams”, featuring: Bastien Lecouffe Deharme, Braden Duncan, David Gray, Drew Tucker, Elijah Evenson, Emily Fiegenschuh, Greg Spalenka, Iris Compiet, Jeff Menges, Mark Poole, Olivier Villoingt, RovinaCai, Stephanie Pui-Mun Law, Vinod Rams, Virginie Ropars, Yuko Ishii, and Yvette Endrijautzki. Whether the tree is mystical, nurturing, menacing, rendered in watercolor, oil paint or sculpture, they delight our imaginations. Opening reception: February 13th, 6-9PM with a curator talk at 7:30PM

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  • Mainframe Shop  presents NO SÉ: new works by Gabriel Marquez. Emerging artist, Gabriel Marquez is exhibiting new large scale mixed media based artworks. No Sé explores the ideas and values of place as regional, social, and temporal, cultural identity, and the nature of visual language as a potential contradiction of artistic practice. Artist reception, Saturday, February 13th from 6pm – 9pm with previews and pre-sales by appointment.

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  • The Conservatory  presents Alla Prima: A Night of Live Portraiture.See award winning artists paint live from a costumed model at The Conservatory during Georgetown Art Attack 6pm to 9pm

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  • Eight and Sand is proud to present new mixed media works from Seattle based artist, Rhodora Jacob. Rhodora illustrates lush pastel worlds filled with beings who dwell in overgrown vegetation. Other-worlds where everything seems to have a soul. Please join for art and snacks.

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  • Praxis Arts  is featuring Claudio Duran‘s beautiful works of art in the Theoria Gallery, Praxis Arts’ in house gallery opens on Saturday, February 13, 6-9pm. Claudio’s artwork is inspired by unexpected color combinations, machinery, nature and wildlife and other Pacific Northwest artists. Gallery hours are Thursday-Sunday from 2-5pm.

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  • Machine House Brewery  is exhibiting Andy PorterWild NorthwestA Benefit for Washington Brewshed. Andy’s photographs document the way mountains, rivers and forests demand our attention, taking control of our emotions.  Andy and Machine House are working with Washington Wild and their Brewshed program to help them give our natural surroundings the respect they deserve.

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  • studio e  is featuring Timorous Beasties, a photography exhibition loosely curated on the subject of fur, feathers, and foliage and its use as props in documentary, street, and studio photography. The set is curated by Netra Nei and includes work by two Seattle photographers amongst an international group of photographers sourced on social media from the US, Europe, and Japan.

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  • Equinox Studios is a growing arts community in West Georgetown, home to over 100 artists working in a staggering array of mediums, including blacksmithing, welding, woodworking, cycle fabrication, sculpture, painting, film, glass, ceramics, photography, performance art, music, and more! Hop on the free Art Ride shuttle and join Equinox for live demonstrations, open studios and fun!

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  • Georgetown Trailer Park Mall is hosting their 2nd annual Valentines Schmalentines party on Saturday, February 13! Be there by 6:30pm to vie for awesome Trailer Park Mall shwag in our GIANT TWISTER competition! Followed by live performances by local talent, covering your favorite love/heartbreak songs at 7:30pm. Come for the shopping, stay for the shenanigans!

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  • Georgetown Arts and Cultural Center presents “Love Attack” a multi media assemblage by creative designer, Holly Downey. Custom specialty Love Potions with your selection of  bottle, an essential oil scent mixed with organic sunflower oil. Hand crafted decorative ticklers are also available..Holly Inc Designs is nestled in Studio 1 in  the Georgetown Arts and Cultural center.

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  • Georgetown Music Store is hosting Acoustic Armageddon 21. Monthly acoustic performances by regional artists and rotating visual art. Always free and all ages are welcome, every second Saturday during Art Attack, 6 – 9:30 pm

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  • Illumination Studio presents Rostad and Ferrell. Rostad explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through abstraction and vibrant color and Ferrell exploring space and color field through abstraction and vibrant color. Also, music by Luscious Leopard Lips, the Georgetown atmospheric music DJ with a Theremin synthesizer.

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  • Zippy’s will be showing “The Art of Eli Wolff” — new acrylic paintings by local artist, Eli Wolff. Eli Wolff, a Seattle native makes art designed to get people to laugh. His fondness for cartoons, sci-fi and fantasy book covers, 70s movie posters, and all kinds of pop-culture that creep into his work with visual puns and geeky mash-ups.

Georgetown Art Attack! Saturday, January 9, 6:00 – 9:00pm

Happy New Year from Georgetown’s Art Attack! 

Start the new year off on a good foot, join us in our resolution to bring you the best, brightest and ever expanding industrial, contemporary visual and performing arts/artists at over 40 locations!

The FREE Art Ride stops at many studio/gallery locations and can bring you full circle complete with a tour of our west end locations such as studio e, SANCA and Equinox Studios for live demonstrations, open studios, music and fun!

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery presents Jim Woodring‘s FRANK IN THE 3RD DIMENSION book launch party and signing with Jim Woodring and special guest Charles Barnard.
  • All City Coffee will be showing The Art Of Trashion. Tammy Perry is a Denver transplant who dabbles in found & recycled art with everything from skateboards & spray paint to salvaged materials. Tammy takes on an oddities vibe with an almost post apocalyptic steam punk edge, giving a nod to the past while incorporating her own strong interpretations to the medium. Jan 1st – Feb 29th
  • Krab Jab Studios exhibit Well Played: the Art of Tim Bruckner opens on Saturday, January 9, 6-9 pm. Sculptor of toys and action figures, artist Tim Bruckner is best known for his DC Comics resin casts of Superman, Wonder Woman, and other superheroes and villains. Now retired, he gets the chance to create his own cast of characters! Tim will be in attendance.
  • studio e presents: Curtis Steiner & Tobey In Blue: a calligraphic installation, an installation exploring the dimensional possibilities of a line drawing. Line-light-shadow-layers-shifting perspective, created out of mundane materials; drinking straws and a candle. Opening reception January 9th 6-9 pm. Additional hours: January 15- February 6th open Friday & Saturday 1-6 pm.
  • Machine House Brewery is exhibiting a new show of photographs: Andy PorterWild NorthwestA Benefit for Washington Brewshed . Andy’s work documents the way mountains and rivers and forests demand our attention and take control of our emotions.  Andy and Machine House are working with Washington Wild and their Brewshed program to help them give our natural surroundings the respect they deserve.
  • Equinox Studios is a growing arts community in West Georgetown, home to over 100 artists working in a staggering array of mediums, including blacksmithing, welding, woodworking, cycle fabrication, sculpture, painting, film, glass, ceramics, photography, performance art, music, and more! Hop on the free Art Ride shuttle and join Equinox for live demonstrations, open studios and fun!
  • Georgetown Trailer Park Mall Calling all songbirds! The Georgetown Trailer Park Mall is hosting a WINTERAOKE BASH! for January Art Attack, and your beautiful pipes are needed. We’ll have an awesome tune selection, and a cozy fire to help keep you warm between songs. Join us on January 9 from 6-9 pm, and let’s show this neighborhood what vocal art really sounds like!
  • Mainframe Shop presents Movement in Kind: Matthew Whitney. Matthew Whitney’s evolving body of work continues to explore the relationship of time, movement, place, and their representations in both digital and physical media. This exhibit features new works in the series following several exhibitions around the Pacific Northwest from 4Culture in Seattle to the Boston Center for the Arts in Boston Mass. Special closing engagement on Saturday, January 9th, 2016, 6-9 pm.
  • Georgetown Music Store is hosting Acoustic Armageddon 20. Monthly acoustic performances by regional artists and rotating visual art. Always free and all ages are welcome, every second Saturday during Art Attack, 6 – 9:30 pm
  • Illumination Studio presents Rostad and Ferrell. Rostad explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through abstraction and vibrant color and Ferrell exploring space and color field through abstraction and vibrant color. Also, music by Luscious Leopard Lips, the Georgetown atmospheric music DJ with a Theremin synthesizer.
  • Zippy’s Winter Wonderland: A marvel of an art show continues into the new year. Andrew Schons‘ Winter Wonderland show is part installation, part art gallery, and features primarily acrylic pieces & prints.  

Images below beginning from top left going clockwise:

Tim Bruckner @ Krab Jab Studios, Jim Wooding @ Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery, Tammy Perry @ All City Coffee, Curtis Steiner @ studio e, Syd Sherra @ Equinox Studios, Andy Porter @ Machine House Brewery and Ferrell @ Illumination Studio, Andrew Schons @ Zippy’s and Winteraoke Bash @ The Georgetown Trailer Park Mall.

 

 

Georgetown Art Attack! Saturday, December 12, 6-9pm

You are invited to share in Art Attack’s holiday tradition! Festivities begin with a tree lighting, followed by the Choir of Sound, wandering carolers and as always, our dazzling array of industrial, contemporary visual and performing arts/artists at over 40 locations.

Jump aboard the FREE Art Ride to check out our west end locations such as studio e, SANCA and Equinox Studios for live demonstrations, open studios, bonfires, music and fun!

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  invites you to celebrate their  9th Anniversary with THE CHEECH WIZARD SHOW on Saturday, December 12, 6:00 to 9:00pm. Exhibition and book launch party with special guest Mark Bodé. Works by Vaughn Bodé, Mark Bodé, Specs Wizard, Augie Pagan, Ed Piskor, Mike Baehr, Marc Palm, Mike Poetzel, Michael Leavitt, Brian Haughton, James Stanton, John Ohannesian, and  Hector Tellez. Exhibition continues through January 6, 2016
  • All City Coffee Clown Riot: A look back at the senseless brutality that took over the world during the clown riots of 1997. All new works by Edward Matlock.
  • Krab Jab Studios is exhibiting presents Bird Life: The Art of Socar Myles. Known for her highly detailed and tiny pen & ink drawings, Socar Myles releases her newest series, this time revolving around her relationship with the urban avian, from the common pigeon to the soaring eagle. Opening December 12th, 6 – 9 pm, Artist Talk @7:30 pm.
  • studio e features fine art and locally made goods on Saturday 12/12 from 11:00-7:00 and Sunday 12/13 11:00-7:00. Featured artists include; Carole D’Inverno, Sue Danielson, Brian Beck, Jon BDove, Robert Hardgrave and Rachel Illingworth. Open Studios; Blk Pine Workshop,  Bremelo Press, F A R I S, fruitsuper design, Jessalin Beutler,  KriKri Studio, Iacoli & McAllister, Mavro Tawny, Piano Nobile, Pine and Boon, Rachel Ravitch, Small Craft Studio,  TA+MA, and The Pursuits of Happiness.
  • Machine House Brewery continues a Street Photography Exhibition by Steven Sutterby: Atlantic Separation. Through a series or classic black and white street photographs Steven explores the subtle differences of street life 4781 miles apart.
  • Eight and Sand presents 78 Tarot Nautical Group Show with Becca Turner, Mary Layton, Brenda Lyons, Carla Morrow, Carrie Hawks, Deanna Davoli, Ellen Million Graphics, Ellen Wilberg, Helena Reis, Jessica Douglas, Meredith Dillman, Monika Ptok-Byard, Stefania Fanhir Russo, Stephanie Law, Tanya Ross, Tara Fly, Tiffany Toland-Scott and Alexandria Sandlin. The 78 Tarot Project is the first exhibit of a group of international artists that have come together to create several tarot decks, featuring a handful of original works and prints.
  • Spectrum House Salon & Photography  final exhibit will be Salt of the Sea by Claudio Duran. Acrylic on wood as well as sumi ink on paper, Claudio’s  artwork is inspired by organic shapes, unexpected color combinations, machinery, nature and wildlife, anime, rust and decay, surrealism, fantasy, junkyards and many Pacific Northwest artists.
  • Georgetown Atelier is exhibiting the beautiful work of the hardworking students during the December Art Attack! The students and the instructor, Tenaya Sims, will be happy to tell you more about this apprenticeship-style school and show you around the rustic and inspiring studio in the Old Rainier Brewery.
  • Praxis Arts presents Mike Kline. A pictorial vocabulary of art, simple scenes symbolizing various aspects of the human experience on wood through a range of manipulations such as burning, sanding, drilling and sanding.Equinox Studios  The doors will be open for another amazing “Very Open House” and it’s going to be epic! With almost 100 resident artists, artisans, countless guest artists, music, poetry, dance, demos, food trucks and a whole lot more you don’t want to miss!
  • the hammie salon is featuring paintings by Julie Karpodines. This work is a selection of pieces that were made after graduating with her MFA from New York Studio School and was a personal journey into the process of oil painting, using images from memories and remembered places onto canvas. Julie Karpodines currently lives and paints in Spain.
  • Interstitial presents FLOW(FLOCK(surface(FLAVOR)))by Norwegian based artist, Richard Alexandersson. This single video installation traces the complex relationship between material reality and the immaterial substance of CGI animation technology. FLOW(FLOCK(surface(FLAVOR))) plays out as a slow moving study of surfaces. Scale is diminished, texture amplified. Fragmented words, immortalized greenery, traces from other timeframes-these elements held together by impossibly superfluous tape and glue. Exhibit runs thru December 19th.
  • Miller School of Art “Dance, Drink and Draw!”Come dance and draw at The Miller School of Art!  Professional dancers will be on hand to dance with you while the public draws and paints the dancers in motion!  Then switch places and try the drawing and painting yourself while you watch others take to the floor.  Wonderful variety of refreshments provided. Only $20 buys you a front row seat at the easel and refreshments.

 

  • Georgetown Trailer Park Mall  offers independent artists, designers, makers and collectors to sell their goods direct in a one-of-a-kind environment thriving with community. Come see us for handmade, up-cycled, and reused products all while hanging in a special, unique little corner of the world! Open for Art Attack until 9pm.
  • Mainframe Shop Movement in Kind: New works by Matthew Whitney Matthew Whitney’s exhibit of new works follow several one-person and group exhibits this Fall from the Boston Center of the Arts to 4Culture in Seattle. Whitney’s work is comprised of personal cartographies: combining smartphone GPS tracking apps with traditional drawing mediums, representing everyday walks. Artist reception 6-9pm, Saturday, December 12.
  • Georgetown Music Store presents Acoustic Armageddon 19. Monthly acoustic performances by regional artists and rotating visual art. Always free and all ages are welcome, every second Saturday during Art Attack, 6pm – 9:30pm
  • Zippy’s Winter Wonderland: A marvel of an art show right in time for Christmas, Andrew Schons’ Winter Wonderland will be up at the Georgetown Zippy’s Giant Burgers for the entirety of the month of December. The show will be part installation, part art gallery, and will feature primarily acrylic pieces & prints. Be there or be square. 

Images below beginning from top left going clockwise:

Solar Myles@Krab Jab Studios, Claudio Duran@Spectrum House Salon & Photo, Matthew Whitney@ Mainframe, Julie Karpodines@the hammie salon, The Miller School of Art, Ferrell@Illumination, Danica Francian@Georgetown Atelier, Syd Shera raku stars on holiday trees in Georgetown, Mike Kline@Praxis Arts, Acoustic Armageddon19@Georgetown Music Store, Helena Reis@Eight and Sand, Mark Bode@Fantagraphics, Andrew Schon@ Zippy’s, Equinox Studios, Richard Alexansersson@Interstitial, Steven Sutterby@Machine House Brewery, Edward Matlock@All City Coffee, Georgetown Trailer Park Mall, studio e  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Georgetown Art Attack! Saturday, November 14, 6:00 – 9:00pm

Art, Live Music, Food and Spirits

The Georgetown Ministry of Culture’s  November Art Attack promises to be a night you will won’t forget! Industrial, contemporary visual and performing arts/artists at over 40 locations. Jump aboard the FREE Art Ride to check out our west end locations such as studio e, SANCA and Equinox Studios for live demonstrations, open studios, bonfires, music, and fun!

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery is premiering Seattle cartoonist, Tatiana Gill’s latest collection of revealing journal comics,Omnibusted, in addition to the continuing exhibition Short Run Marathon III featuring Jim Woodring, Bruce Bickford, Charles Forsman, Melissa Mendes and Krish Raghav.
  • All City Coffee presents Clown Riot: A look back at the senseless brutality that took over the world during the clown riots of 1997.  All new works by Edward Matlock.
  • The Alice Gallery is proud to present A Story In My Pocket with Yevgenia Baras and Teresa Baker. Both artists’ work is tactile and abstract containing the bones of distilled storytelling, very different from each other with their similarities yielding the most. Yevgenia and Teresa are experts in telling personal stories that are held close to the body using materiality and abstraction. Opening reception October 24, 6-8pm.
  • Krab Jab Studios is exhibiting The Enchanted Brush: An Illustrator’s take on the Fairy Tale, featuring; Wylie Beckert, Dan Chudzinski, Audrey Benjaminsen, Ed Binkley, Elisabeth Anne Martin, Aaron Miller, Jeff Miracola, Mark Poole, Rebecca Yanovskaya, Amanda Sartor and Yvette Endrijautzki. Original works of eleven renowned artists interpreting their favorite Fairy Tale characters in their own unique styles. This show has traveled from the Mazza Museum in Findlay, Ohio to Seattle.
  • studio e presents Object: a series of oil paintings by Portland based artist, Scott Talley.
  • Machine House Brewery  is featuring a Street Photography Exhibition by Steven Sutterby: Atlantic Separation. Through a series or classic black and white street photographs Steven explores the subtle differences of street life 4781 miles apart.
  • Eight and Sand presents Darkest Grimm/Unnamed and Unclaimed. Gillian Lolita Agogo Alexiel uses watercolor illustration to explore the more monstrous elements of lesser known Grimm’s fairy tales. These adventures override reality, treating the fantastic and violent as perfunctory. Marty Gordon is digging into the vaults to showcase unframed pieces of art that have never been shown before, dozens of unclaimed collage works and some of his newest monster drawings.
  • Spectrum House Salon & Photography  is featuring Salt of the Sea by Claudio Duran. Born in Chihuahua, Mexico, raised in Texas, a Seattle resident since 2000, Claudio’s medium of choice is acrylic on wood as well as sumi ink on paper. His artwork is inspired by organic shapes, unexpected color combinations, machinery, nature and wildlife, anime, rust and decay, surrealism, fantasy, junkyards and many Pacific Northwest artists. On display Nov 8-Dec 5. Artist reception Nov 14.
  • Praxis Arts featured artist, Angelina Tolentino, is inspired by the flora and fauna of the oceans, as well as vintage burlesque, circus life, high fashion and costumes. Angelina paints semi-surreal subaquatic worlds that marry all of these elements. Her medium of choice is acrylic paint on wood panels.
  • Equinox Studios is growing arts community in West Georgetown with over 100 artists working in a staggering array of mediums; blacksmithing, welding, woodworking, cycle fabrication, sculpture, painting, film, glass, ceramics, photography, performance art, music, and more! Open studios include Tinderheart Metal & Design, The Iron Monkeys, Syd Shera Clay Art, Sironka Batik Art, Simona Foggit, Karl Seng ROBOTLAMP, 201 Ecclective featuring FaceOdd Masks and UnShine Headgear, CoCA un[contained] featuring Ezra Dickinson.
  • the hammie salon invites you to compare the two styles of Composite  Artists: Eric JF Ewing and Brenda J Pederson. Eric JF Ewing presents a series of created composites and Brenda J Pederson presents a series of faux composites. Compositing is the art of layering/combining two or more photos or parts of photos creating a new piece of art.  Faux composites are single photos resembling a composite.
  • Georgetown Trailer Park Mall is hosting a fundraiser to support the Nearly Nekkid Norwegians as they prepare to do the Polar Plunge to raise money and awareness for the Special Olympics. This awesome group of Vikings is doing impactful work in our community, come help them shatter their goals!
  • Mainframe Shop has a portfolio of unique custom framing and woodworking projects, and an expanding selection of finishes and services for custom framing and fine art display. Open 6pm – 9pm during Art Attack featuring an exhibit of new works by Dave Phillips.
  • Georgetown Music Store presents Acoustic Armageddon. Monthly acoustic performances by regional artists and rotating visual art. Always free and all ages are welcome, every second Saturday during Art Attack, 6pm – 9:30pm.

Images below beginning from top left going clockwise:

Yevgenia Baras@ The Alice, Teresa Baker@ The Alice, Chas Guidry@ Equinox Studios, Claudio Duran@ Spectrum House Salon & Photo, Ezra Dickinson@ Equinox Studios, Dave Phillips@ Mainframe, Steven Sutterby@ Machine House Brewery, Edward Matlock@ All City Coffee, Georgetown Music Store, Group exhibit@ Krab Jab Studios, Angelina Tolentino@ Praxis Arts, Scott Talley@ studio e, Eric JF Ewing & Brenda J Pederson@ The Hammie Salon, Nearly Nekkid Norwegians@ The Georgetown Trailer Park Mall, Gillian LolitaAgogo Alexiel & Marty Gordon@ Eight and Sand, Tatiana Gill@ Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery, SeaCompression in Georgetown.

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Georgetown Art Attack! Saturday, October 10, 6:00-9:00pm

Art, Live Music, Food and Spirits

The Georgetown Ministry of Culture presents an autumn Art Attack you won’t want to miss with milestone celebrations, new galleries and one of a kind live performances! Industrial, contemporary visual and performing arts/artists at over 40 locations. Jump aboard the FREE Art Ride to check out our west end locations such as Equinox Studios, studio e and SANCA. (see our map for Art Ride bus stops)

HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  Warren Bernard presents Cartoons for Victory with an exhibition from his fascinating archive of World War II home front ephemera, a slide talk, reception and book signing.
  • All City Coffee exhibit of  Production, new oil and wax on wood works by artist, Wynne Pei will be showing thru the month of October.
  • The Alice Gallery  presents JUGS, the work of five artists who have interpreted the jug form, particularly what’s known as the ugly jug or face jug. Curated by artist Nicholas Nyland, the works in the exhibition share a common sense of playful dialog with historical art and craft traditions. Featured artists include Jeffry Mitchell, Saya Moriyasu, Rebecca Morgan, Brian Murphy, Nicholas Nyland. Open during Art Attack – October 10, 2015, running thru October 17, 2015
  • Krab Jab Studios presents The Three Impostors: Bastien Lecouffe Deharme, Marcela Bolivar, and Samuel Araya. Three illustrators from France, Argentina, Paraguay, descend upon Seattle in our most exciting autumnal show yet! Dark and sensual, the imagery draws the viewer into a complex world of deception and mystery, deeply etched in literary symbolism. Artist Talk @ 7:30 pm with Bastien and Samuel. Warning: mature content, not appropriate for children under 17.
  • studio e In partnership with Cullom Gallery, “Littoral” presents ink and brush drawings by Seattle artist Juliet Shen. Meaning “situated or growing on the shore,” “Littoral” originates from explorations of tidal flats, rivers and wetlands of the Pacific Northwest, informed by Shen’s innate sense of active and open spaces developed during her career as a type designer, and her affinity for Chinese brush painting.
  • Machine House Brewery  is showing Women in Trades, Bettina Hansen and Susan Kelleher / The Seattle Times. Ironworker, Meat cutter and Journeyman Lineman. This project celebrates the hard-working women of Washington in the skilled trades, blazing their own trails in careers that were once only reserved for men. Black and white 4×5 portraits will be displayed alongside the stories of the women who are featured in the work.
  • Eight and Sand Birds and Beasties, Jasmine Becket-Griffith solo show. This exhibit will consist of all new paintings – surreal, fantastical, historical, themed around the world of birds, beautiful animals and Jasmine’s female figurative characters. Jasmine is flying in from Florida to be here for the evening to meet everyone and do signings.
  • Spectrum House Salon & Photography  presents “Two Thangs”. Matthew Brennan IV creates pop art customized to the patron. Using two pieces of popular culture picked from a buyer’s head, he crafts bright and colorful images creating a modern portrait of the person’s interests. On exhibit will be a series of acrylic paintings mashing up ideas such as Miley Cyrus/Lil Bub, Scarface/ Beignets and Biggie Smalls/Camping.
  • Mary Tudor and Ferrell  Mary Tudor, art with timeless, iconic, images verging on being meditative objects and Ferrell, art with spacial and abstract imaging. Music by Luscious Leopard Lips, the Georgetown atmospheric music DJ with a Theremin synthesize.
  • Praxis Arts  featured artist is Phil Jensen. He will be showing alongside Praxis resident artists. Phil is a teaching artist who works across a wide variety of subjects. He looks to simplify elements of his work and find the story within. His obsession is in the phenomenon where, at the event horizon of the canvas, the paint is no longer paint but a different reality.
  • Equinox Studios  is growing arts community in West Georgetown, home to 65+ artists working in a staggering array of mediums, including blacksmithing, welding, woodworking, cycle fabrication, sculpture, painting, film, glass, ceramics, photography, performance art and more! Hop on the free Art Ride shuttle and join us for live demonstrations, open studios, bonfires, and the Wanderlust Art and Fashion Market featuring many talented guest artists and local vendors.
  • the hammie salon presents a group photography exhibit featuring Brenda J. Peterson, Paul Gibson and Kristel Gibson. Sleepless in the City – Brenda J Pederson captures scenes between sunset and sunrise, when the line between casual observer and voyeur blurs. She Saw, He Saw – Paul Gibson snaps scenes until he captures what’s in his mind’s eye. Kristel Gibson opts for shots that show people’s emotional connections to others and places. This exhibit juxtaposes photos of their individual observations of places in time.
  • NuPasa Gallery Come help celebrate the 5 year anniversary of NuPasa Gallery, featuring artist, Tina Routt. NuPasa Gallery has been an incubator gallery supporting local artist by hosting first shows & inspiring so many great people to be creative and follow their passion.
  • Georgetown Trailer Park Mall  and B & C Blackout Factory Present: Gorehound! An evening of Cramps inspired Variety. Starring: Caitlyn of the North, Deco, Freckles Riverside & Miss Anita Godmann, with go-go dancers, Elaine Yes, The Empire Follies & Miss.
  • Mainframe Shop This October we’re celebrating our first year in the Georgetown neighborhood of Seattle. It’s been a great year for us as a regular fixture of the Georgetown Art Walk, a portfolio of unique custom framing and woodworking projects, and an expanding selection of finishes and services for custom framing and fine art display. Join us Friday, October 9th from 6pm – 9pm with a special reception and preview of our next exhibit featuring new works by Dave Phillips.

 

Images below beginning from top left going clockwise:
Marcela Bolivar@ Krab Jab Studios, Nicholas Nyland@ The Alice Gallery,  Juliet Shen@ studio e, Leif Holland@ Guest Shed Gallery, Phil Jensen@ Praxis Arts, Jasmine Becket-Griffith@ Eight & Sand Gallery, Mainframe Shop, Wynne Pei@ All City Coffee, Warren Bernard@ Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery, NuPasa Gallery, Matthew Brennan IV@ Spectrum House Salon & Photography,  Women In Trades@ Machine House Brewery, Group exhibit@ the hammie salon

Kalena Firstrider is an ironworker. Photographed June 23, 2015 for the Women in the Trades portrait series on a 4×5 camera with black and white film.

Come and visit if you can!

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