Play the Georgetown Art Attack on April 14!

Spring has sprung! Celebrate with Art Attack in Georgetown with a stellar array of industrial, contemporary visual and performing arts. Be sure to jump aboard the FREE Art Ride to check out our west end locations such as studio e, and Equinox Studios!

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery presents Flayed Corpse by Josh Simmons and Friends. Book launch and exhibition including Josh SimmonsEroyn FranklinJoe GarberBen Horak, Tom Van DeusenEric ReynoldsPat MoriarityAnders Nilsen, and more.

All City Coffee  Clutter by Steven Reddy. Steven Reddy’s detailed scenes of urban clutter in pen, ink and watercolor are showing thru April.

Rainier Glass Studio Become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists unique blown glass art and stay for live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

Interstitial presents SIGNALS, the collaborative project by artists Nicolas Sassoon and Rick Silva depicting the alteration of natural forms through computer graphics thru April 28.

Describing their process as “pairing complementary fields of research in computer imaging,” Silva and Sassoon execute visual renderings of seascape environments through video installation and sculptural work. This exhibition is presented in partnership with the Disjecta Contemporary Art Center as supportive programming to Chromatic Saturation by Sondra Perry. The final exhibition of the Season 7 Curator in Residence Program lead by Julia Greenway.


Atelier DF7  is the working art studio and exhibition space of painter, collage-artist Dede Falcone. Squarely positioned as a strong abstractionist painter for over 20 years, Dede collaborates with private clients and interior designers to create original commissioned art-works.  Works are also available for purchase; framed or unframed in a variety of dimensions, and color. Guests are welcome to ask about process and creation.


Prairie Underground  FOUND Space (in absentia) is pleased to present our inaugural exhibition: softcore, a two-person show featuring L.A. and Seattle-based artist Lauren Fejarang and Seattle-based Indonesian-American choreographer & performer Imana Gunawan, opening on Saturday, April 14th 6 -9pm.


Oxbow presents More Light an installation by Katy Stone in the second month of her residency. Opening 6-9 during Art Attack.


Georgetown Liquor Company  Francine Buckner will be showing photographs of the Georgetown neighborhood and other urban and rural landscapes, microscopy photos, and a collection of portraits of Istanbul and it’s street cats.


Krab Jab Studio and Mainframe offer 2D Works by Stephanie Law and Socar Myles, a beautiful reprise of illustrators. Several works in ink and watercolor featuring birds, foxes and butterflies will be on display. Although the art is from past shows, its too lovely not to be seen again!

Illumination Studio # 305  presenting RostadDari Stolzoff and Ferrell. Abstract paintings, Rostad, explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through vibrant color and Ferrell explores spatial and color field through abstraction. Dari Stolzoff with abstract expression in bright color and light. Also welcoming our visiting artist Romona Bell. Music by “DJ” Luscious Leopard Lips, who brings our background music with a Theremin synthesizer and keyboards. Always presenting new work, it’s a celebration of color.

Praxis Arts Theoria Gallery, a part of Praxis Arts, presents a solo exhibition from Gordon Wood. Join us during this free and family friendly event as we discuss and view 10 brilliant pieces of multimedia artwork during the opening reception, April 14th 6-9pm.


Nupasa Gallery is showing the art of Rick Klu. “My art is not about the mastery of any one medium. It is a way of thinking that I apply to all that I see and do.” – Rick Klu. While being accomplished in many mediums,Rick Klu generally produces visual art in the form of paintings, drawings, photographs and video.This latest body of work explores form, contrast, and texture through black and white mostly. But, included are some pieces in color, as well, to illustrate a contrast between the two.

The Conservatory is open during Art Attack with libations, coffee and rotating artists monthly.


The Georgetown Music Store Acoustic Armageddon #45 featuring music from The CarpenterTBASA, and Aaron Spieldenner. Saturday, April 14th 6PM – Free. All ages. Bar w/ ID

studio e  Absence: A group show including artists Saul BeckerMathew Borrett, Stephanie Buer, and Madison Vander Ark. The absence of humans in human-made or manipulated environments is depicted in different settings and circumstances that evoke a variety of feelings, whether through abandoned buildings, nostalgic longing, momentary absence, industrial objects left to decay in nature, or futuristic ghost cities. Experience “Absence” through your own presence. Show runs April 13th – May 19thls converge in forms abstracted from nature.  March 9th-April 7th, 2018

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

March 10 Art Attack in Like a Lion!

 

Chase the winter blues away and join Art Attack in Georgetown. Be sure to jump aboard the FREE Art Ride to check out our west end locations such as studio e, and Equinox Studios!

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery Jonathan Evison reads from the 10th anniversary edition of his debut novel All About Lulu, winner of the 2008 Washington State Book Award. He has since gone on to a stellar career of bestselling books including West of Here, The Revised Fundamentals of Caregiving (adapted to a Nexflix original film starring Paul Rudd and Selena Gomez), and This is Your Life Harriett Chance! On display will be an exhibition of prints by Wallace Wood.

Georgetown Records  Saturday, March 10, 8:00 PM, Berlin musician Mary Ocher performs songs from her new album, The West Against the People, produced by Krautrock icon Hans-Joachim Irmler of Faust.


All City Coffee  Clutter by Steven Reddy. Steven Reddy draws detailed scenes of urban clutter in pen, ink and watercolor. Steven teaches Illustration at Gage Academy in Seattle, has two online classes with Craftsy.com, taught at the USk 2017 Symposium in Chicago, and has published three large-format illustrated memoirs based on 40 years of obsessive daily drawing. His latest book is Everyday Sketching and Drawing: 5 Steps to a Unique and Personal Sketchbook Habit.

Rainier Glass Studio Become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists unique blown glass art and stay for live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

Bridge Productions  Kat Larson, “carefull” Come by the next 2 Saturdays, 2-7pm to see Kat Larson’s tender imagery in photos and video. Among our favorite pieces is this lightwell, in which you discover inner light. Other works include slideshows of the Ghost, shot during Larson’s residency in Reykjavik.

Prairie Underground  Artist Residency featuring Francesca Lohman. Francesca Lohmann will be Prairie Underground’s Artist in Residence for the month of March. The residency is an open-ended exploration within the gallery space using taffy, floral materials, and other collected objects to produce new work.

Oxbow presents More Light an installation by Katy Stone as part of her 2 month residency. Opening reception on March 10, 6-9 during Art Attack.


Georgetown Liquor Company  Francine Buckner has lived in Georgetown for 11 years and will be showing photographs of the neighborhood and other urban and rural landscapes, microscopy photos, and a collection of portraits of Istanbul and it’s street cats.


Ceres Studio located at 5626 Airport Way S is featuring live music, homemade, seasonal bites, and four painters: Deborah Stachowic does beeswax encaustic, fused glass, jewelry, and watercolor. Marie Stuppard is an acrylic/encaustic artist inspired by unusual shapes and textures. Maura McGurk‘s layered, mixed-media paintings evoke the passage of time. Victoria Vinson-Jacobs creates highly textured beeswax encaustic paintings inspired by movement. This month: acoustic guitar by Cody Choi.


Krab Jab Studio  Muppett Rawk! Its an encore reception of the fantastically popular, muppet-inspired group show that pairs iconic album covers with Jim Henson’s beloved creations. Local illustrators and comic book artists are on the roster, and we have new pieces to debut this evening! Featuring: Brian SnoddyDev MadanTomasSisnerosKarin MadanAugie PaganErin MiddendorfRich Werner,Rob McDanielBrian PatenaudeJordan KotzebueRaj “Rage” NattamDominic SodanoTim GilletteMemo DiazDrew TuckerJulieBaroh, and Esther Heckman.

Illumination Studio # 305 presenting RostadDari Stolzoff, and Ferrell. Celebrating color, Rostad, explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through vibrant color and Ferrell explores spatial and color field through abstraction. Also, Dari Stolzoff with abstract expression in bright color and light. Music by “DJ” Luscious Leopard Lips, who brings our background music with a Theremin synthesizer and keyboards. Always presenting new work, you’ll be glad you came by..

 

Machine House Brewery Images from the self published zine “No Boys” by Maciek Szczerba. In the streets of Wroclaw, Poland these images are fleeting, open frames of current public life in a thousand year old city. Don’t miss Soul Night following Art Attack with DJ Brownstone spinning vintage Soul, R&B and 70s/80s tunes.

Praxis Arts Theoria Gallery presents “faster ways to die” by Rich Stevens. During the month of March, you are invited to experience this multidimensional show hosted by Praxis Arts. The opening reception will be held during Art Attack, March 10th 6-9pm, but you are welcomed to schedule a viewing at any time during March 5th-31st. Get social with Praxis Arts on Instagram: @PraxisArts

The Conservatory is open during Art Attack with libations, coffee and rotating artists monthly.

The Georgetown Music Store  Acoustic Armageddon #44 featuring Smokeshack Okiestra, Bobby Malvestuto, and Jackson Reiquam.  Music starts at 6PM sharp and runs until 9PM. Free – All ages – Bar w/ ID Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/145069529504721/

studio e  Opening March 10, 2018, is Thicket, a group exhibition of paintings centered on the intersection of vigorous materiality in medium and earthy/ natural images, whether depicted or suggested.  Featuring Sarah Norsworthy, whose thick paint application suggests an abundance of organic fecundity; Brian Cypher‘s energetic monochromatic brush strokes produce prickly, tree-like silhouettes; Tyler Keeton Robbins‘ densely packed monochromatic directional strokes evoke an almost cellular dynamism; and Rachel Maxi, whose earthy pallet and painterly plentitude at near-frosting levels converge in forms abstracted from nature.  March 9th-April 7th, 2018

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

Georgetown Art Attack 10th Anniversary February 10!

 

Fall in love all over again with the Georgetown Art Attack on its 10th anniversary! Make a date to visit the enchanting romantic Georgetown industrial arts district on Saturday, February 10. Jump aboard the FREE Art Ride to check out our west end locations such as studio e, and Equinox Studios!

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  presents TRUMP’S ABC, a show of original art by Ann Telnaes, the Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist for the Washington Post. The exhibition opens on Saturday, February 10. The artist will appear to discuss her work and sign copies of her alphabet book for adults on Saturday, February 17 at 7:00 PM.

All City Coffee  Stay Sweet & Ride High! Woodcut wall hangings, ceramic pots, prints, and custom painted motorcycle helmets by Devi Ann Pellerin. This show is pure fun: Lowbrow, cartoons, 70’s illustration, vintage motorcycles and a good time!

Rainier Glass Studio Become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists unique blown glass art and stay for live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

Bridge Productions  Kat LarsonThe Lens of Lyra. In Kat Larson’s continued stories of The Ghost from Vega, we learn the ghost’s name is Lyra. In this new chapter, Lyra continues to embody messages of love and compassion as forms of contemporary activism against leaders who deplete energy from the Earth and her inhabitants. Lyra empowers humans with the quest for militant positivity, fighting the good fight through regenerative self care and honest introspection; to ultimately deepen human connections, expand consciousness,  and  commence the great healing of Earth’s spiritual crisis. 8 February – 3 March / Opening reception Saturday 10 February 6-9pm

Interstitial Mind at Large, a site-specific installation by Seattle based artists Brandon Aleson,Benjamin Van Citters, and Reilly Donovan. The exhibition takes its name from Aldous Huxley’s The Doors of Perception, in which the author argues that certain experiences disable the filter of consciousness and enlarge perception. Through virtual reality and installation, Mind at Large explores the various modes of navigating the space between the digital and physical.

Prairie Underground  presents Everyday Possibilities of Feeling Like A Totally Different Personby Dakota Gearhart. A series of new videos incorporating collage, performance, and sound that take inspiration from popular makeup tutorial videos, but turn them into surrealist narratives of face shapeshifting. An ode to femme culture, as well as, a look into identity, gender, and costuming, the videos playful speak to the presentation of self and the many forms we can inhabit simultaneously.

Krab Jab Studios It’s the 4th annual Muppett Rawk! show, featuring the illustrative skills of Brian SnoddyDev MadanTomasSisnerosKarin Madan, Augie PaganErin Middendorf, Rich WernerRob McDanielLawrence RuelosBrian Patenaude, Suzanne Kaufmann, Jordan KotzebueRajeev NattamDominic SodanoTim Gillette, and Esther Heckman. In a nod to the greatest of album covers and the greatest of puppetry, artists pair their favorite album with their favorite muppet… results are guaranteed to put a smile on your face. February 10 – April 8, 2018

   

Illumination Studio # 305  presents Rostad, Dari Stolzoff and Ferrell. Rostad, explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through vibrant color and Ferrell explores spatial and color field through abstraction. Also Dari Stolzoffas abstract expression in in bright color and light. Music by “DJ” Luscious Leopard Lips, who brings background music with a Theremin synthesizer and keyboards. With new work up, you’ll be glad you came by.

 

Machine House Brewery  “Five Eyes”, a photo exhibition from Hiroyuki Nakada opens on Art Attack. In brash monochrome these photographs favor the eyes of its subjects, stubborn to capture a naked and lucid look from them. “…what I need now is to continue taking photographs. What else is there to do? By doing so, one day I will see into the human abyss.” -Hiroyuki Nakada. 32 photographs presented. Machine House is also host to post-Art AttackSoul Night from 8pm to Midnight. This month’s Soul Night will be a special Silent Disco edition, with DJ Brownstone and Little H spinning vintage Soul, R&B and 70s/80s dance music.  Come and check out our new art show and stay for the music till late!

The Conservatory will be hosting Jewelry and Fashion Artists with pop-ups this February’s Art Attack. FIVE distinct artists showcasing their fashion accessory and jewelry creations, something for everyone you love.

The Georgetown Music Store for your listening pleasure Acoustic Armageddon #43 featuring Don McGreevyNoonmoon, and Jim Davis. Music begins at 6PM.  Free – All ages welcome.

studio e  Join us at studio e gallery for the 21st Annual Neddy Artist Awards featuring work by: Gretchen BennettMarita DingusDakota GearhartChristopher Jordan* – 2017 winner in painting, Tuan NguyenChe Sehyun* – 2017 winner in open media, Barbara SternbergerGillianTheobald. Funded by the Behnke Foundation and stewarded by Cornish College of the Arts as a tribute to the Seattle painter Ned Behnke.

Coral / Equinox Studios  presents Orphan, Radio Relaunch Party. Radio focuses on local artists and DJs, highlighting the diverse music community here in Seattle, and national and international artists. It streams on www.orphanrecords.co.uk advert and promotion free.  On February 10th, 2018, Orphan. Radio relocates to Georgetown, broadcasting out of Coral at Equinox Studios. The re-launch party features Vancouver’s Neo Image along with Kristen DalenAosUS41Raica & Orphan, and resident DJs.y.

Celebrate the New Year with the Georgetown Art Attack

Start your New Year off in Georgetown as we usher in 2018 with a dazzling array of contemporary visual and performing arts throughout the historic industrial arts district. Jump aboard the FREE Art Ride to check out our west end locations such as studio e, and Equinox Studios!

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  presents “Now”, and exhibition featuring images by a dozen emerging and established artists in the new comix anthology of the same name from Fantagraphics Books. Associate publisher Eric Reynolds will discuss his editorial process at 7:00 PM on January 13.

All City Coffee  Stay Sweet & Ride High! New Work by Devi Ann Pellerin. Woodcut wall hangings, ceramic pots, prints, and custom painted motorcycle helmets. This show is pure fun and inspired by all my favorite things: Lowbrow, cartoons, 70’s illustration, vintage motorcycles and a good time!, vintage motorcycles and a good time!

Rainier Glass Studio  Become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists unique blown glass art and stay for live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

 

Bridge Productions  Bringing in the new year, Bridge Productions is very excited to host this intimate group show, Somewhere Nearby, curated by Sue Danielson; and to welcome New York artists Catherine Haggarty, Julie Torres, Matthew Neil Gehring, Paolo Arao, Minku Kim, and Sarah Trigg to Seattle. This tender bridge connecting the edges of place is an attempt to further the connection between our cities and our coasts through the alignment of art and practice. Opening reception 13 January 6-9PM.

The Alice Gallery  presents BODYWARP, a solo exhibition by Indira Allegra. Warp is the vertical thread held under tension on a loom, making the act of weaving possible. BODYWARP, is an exhibition exploring weaving as performance requiring a unique receptivity to tensions extant in political and emotional spaces. Like the accumulation of memory in cloth, in BODYWARP, looms and other tools of the weaver’s craft become organs of memory, pulling the artist’s body into an intimate choreography between maker, tool and the narrative of a place. Performance and conversation open to the public Friday January 12.

Oxbow  Seattle-based artist, Barbara Robertson has created a site-specific installation, titled “Architectonic,” composed of three projected animations which use the expansive Oxbow space as an integral part of the image. This project is an on-going work in progress, and Ms. Robertson will continue to add new elements to the installation through the end of the exhibition.


Prairie Underground  presents Everyday Possibilities of Feeling Like A Totally Different Person by Dakota Gearhart. A series of new videos incorporating collage, performance, and sound that take inspiration from popular make-up tutorial videos, but turn them into surrealist narratives of face shapeshifting. An ode to femme culture, as well as, a look into identity, gender, and costuming, the videos playful speak to the presentation of self and the many forms we can inhabit simultaneously.

Machine House Brewery is showing understated pop culture references and infectious jokes through illustrations, paintings and mixed media pieces by Nicolas Anderson. Open during Art Attack,simultaneously hosting “Be Loud” a bingo fundraiser for King County Sexual Assault Resource Center. Open to the public with no cover charge.

Illumination Studio# 305  presents Rostad and Ferrell. presenting Rostad, Dari Stolzoff and Ferrell. Rostad, explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through vibrant color and Ferrell explores spatial and color field through abstraction. Also Dari Stolzoff as abstract expression in in bright color and light. Music by “DJ” Luscious Leopard Lips, who brings background music with a Theremin synthesizer and keyboards. With new work up, you’ll be glad you came by.

The Conservatory will be hosting Jewelry and Fashion Artists with pop-ups this January’s Art Attack. FIVE distinct artists showcasing their fashion accessory and jewelry creations!

studio e  rot: Brian A. Beck. Beck’s latest work questions the stability of a single meaning conventionally granted to a familiar object. Departing from what appear to be wooden children’s toys, the art pieces are composed from carefully handcrafted and tenuously related elements, abstracted to their basic shapes and color. Beck’s category-defying display of three-dimensional collages mounted on white walls breaks the boundaries between daily objects, sculpture, painting, and conceptual art. Open Friday & Saturday from 1-6pm and always during GEORGETOWN ART ATTACK

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

Spooky Georgetown Art Attack on October 14!

 

Join the Georgetown Art Attack for a spooky evening of art throughout the historic industrial arts district. 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!

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  welcomes a power trio of young cartoonists. Denver’s Noah Van Sciver signs copies his recent graphic novels “Fante Bukowski” and “Johnny Appleseed”, Joseph Remnant of Los Angeles signs “Cartoon Clouds”, and Seattle’s D. W. presents “Mountebank” with a book signing and exhibition.                                                                                                                Opening Saturday, October 14, 6:00 to 9:00 PM.

All City Coffee  This tribute art show to Dave Mazak will be up thru the month of October. The bird houses were built and designed by 20 artist for the “Love-Hate” exhibit.

Rainier Glass Studio Become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists’ unique blown glass art and stay for live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

Bridge Productions  This October, Bridge Productions presents SUSTAINING NEW PATRONAGE: A BRAINSTORMING PROJECT. This series of events is designed to collectively investigate, research, and demystify the behind the scenes structure of the gallery model as it currently exists. Please join us for our first conversation on 2nd Saturday at 2pm, right before Art Attack, with COLLECT – a group dedicated to fostering new collectors in Seattle. Also featured is a group exhibition of works by Julie Alpert, Tim Cross, Sue Danielson, Emily Gherard, Dave Kennedy, Kat Larson, and more. Opening reception 14 October 6-9 PM

Oxbow  is featuring Chris McMullenInfrastructure -thru October 14. Chris McMullen creates a series of kinetic and participatory sculptures that evoke the modern infrastructure that is required to move people and products around the globe. His installation is the latest in a series of artist residencies, creating site specific installations.

HOEDEMAKER PFEIFFER  presents KAT LARSON In Kat Larson’s latest series of photographs and video, she continues the story of a being from another planet who crash lands on Earth, which serves as a parable to the power of connection, perseverance, and strength of the spirit. Produced by Hoedemaker Pfeiffer, curated by Bridge Productions Opening reception Saturday 14 October 6-9pm

 

HOEDEMAKER PFEIFFER GALLERY ADJUNCT APPENDAGES – Kim Van Someren and Ellen Zeigler In this group show, Adjunct Appendages, artists use drawing, intaglio, and collage to question the arbitrary functions of bodies, structures, machinery, and limbs.

ALGOPLEX II Spacefiller – Alex Miller and Alex Nagy Spacefiller, a collaborative duo formed by Alex Miller and Alex Nagy present an interactive video and digital installation. Produced by Hoedemaker Pfeiffer, curated by Bridge Productions Opening reception Saturday 14 October 6-9pm

Krab Jab Studios presents Symbolists. Featuring artists from all over the world,  this show explores the continuation of the 19th Century ‘Symbolist’ movement as it enters into the 21st Century.  Rich in meaning and context,  the interplay between art and viewer is dynamic and personal. Show runs thru November 5th

Illumination Studio Would you like to see and feel the warmth of color? Come in to Illumination Studio #305, presenting Rostad and Ferrell. Rostad, explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through vibrant color and Ferrell explores spatial and color field through abstraction. Music by “DJ” Luscious Leopard Lips, who brings background music with a Theremin synthesizer and keyboards. With new work up, you’ll be glad you came by.

Georgetown Trailer Park Mall Come join your Trailer Park brethren to resurrect your cosplay from the year, dust off your best fursuit, get your family costumes in order, or just come in your best genderbent Halloween regalia! We’ve got so many prizes for so many special categories that we don’t have the word count to talk about it.

studio e   presents WHEN YOU WERE THERE YOU KNEW THE LANGUAGE: New work by Gillian Theobald. This exhibit will include large highly chromatic abstract landscape paintings; collages made from painted found packaging (trash), manipulated into a shallow space; and some drawings of the Duwamish. Theobald typically has done more than one body of work at a time. These three series address the question of our effect on paradise.

Wittman Estes hosts Matthew Whitney | Joel Heflin Oppositions: Drawing as Past and Future Activity. Conceptual artist Matthew Whitney and Multi-disciplinary artist Joel Heflin exhibit recent work on the tension between line drawing as documentation and representative of future activity. Whitney creates meditative paths through public spaces and recreates his walks through GPS and scale line drawings. Heflin’s gestural drawings reflect on abstract emotional values as potential creative activity.

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

Coltura kicks off the “Georgetown No-Gas Mural” project with an evening of art making as artist Craig Cundiff begins his large scale painting at the corner of S Vale St. and Corson Avenue S.  Cundiff’s colorful composition and powerful motif was selected in a national competition. Meet the artist and learn more about the project on October 14 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM. Guests are invited to return for the dedication of the completed mural at the November 11 Art Attack.

Fall for the Georgetown Art Attack on September 9!

 

Can’t wait for for Art Attack? Come early to experience the artistic stylings that Van Haven III custom van festival brings to 12th Ave S. 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM and stay for a perfect autumn evening of visual and performing arts throughout historic Georgetown. Be sure to hop aboard the FREE Art Ride tour to visit many studio/gallery locations, including studio e, SANCA and Equinox Studios!

  

 Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  presents an exhibition of drawings by D.J. Bryant from his debut graphic novel Unreal City with special guest Tom Hansen reading from his new novel This Is What We Do.  Opening reception Saturday, September 9, 6:00 to 9:00 PM with Hansen reading at 7:00 PM.

All City Coffee  is hosting tribute art show for Dave Mazak. We have made bird house kits that will be built and designs by 20 artist for the “Love-Hate” Art show. Please come see the show, opening September 9th.

 

 

 

Rainier Glass Studio  Become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists unique blown glass art and stay for live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

Bridge Productions and guest curator, Demian Dinéyazhi´are hosting UNARMED, a three person show featuring the work of Kali Spitzer, Lia Griesser and NikaKaiser. Unarmed presents photography and ceramic art to create the foundation for artwork that addresses a revitalization and embodiment of self in direct relationship to the land. The body is situated atop the land, the body is shaping the land and the land shapes the body, history is disrupted and rewritten, and inter-generational healing is re-established. 7 September – 30 September. Opening Reception 9 September  6-9PM.

Ox Bow  is featuring Chris McMullen – Infrastructure – September 9 thru October 14. Chris McMullen creates a series of kinetic and participatory sculptures that evoke the modern infrastructure that is required to move people and products around the globe. His installation is the latest in a series of artist residencies, creating site-specific installations. Opening reception September 9, 6-9 pm.

The Hammie Salon will be holding the closing reception for Brenda Pederson’s Six Photo Stories: Italy. Six Photo Stories combines photos and text into peek-a-boo views of cultures and places. Come by to see slices of life from Rome, Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast.

The Miller School of Art is featuring the work of a kaleidoscope of artists: Larry Brown, Don Allen, Karyn Blasi Hellar, Heather Danso, Elva Francis, Devon Rickabaugh, and Gretchen Wilkinson. Abstract, portrait, oil, and acrylic. Don’t miss this opportunity to see the vibrant art of a Georgetown creative collective in their native environment.

Krab Jab Studios presents Symbolists. Featuring international as well as local talent, this exhibit showcases spiritual and conscious-oriented work that constitutes the genre “Symbolism”, curated by Paris-based Liba WS. Artists include Maj Askew, ErichMoffitt, Yuko Ishii, Carrie Anne Baade, Yoann Lossel, Oliver Benson, KimEvans, Liba WS, Julie Baroh, Samuel Araya, Aloria Weaver, David Heskin, and many more. August 26 – November 5th

Paper Press Punch is pleased to present the work of our first Master Roll Resident, Lauren Armstrong’s new body of work. “The ups, the downs. The highs, the lows. It has truly been a sick sweet journey making a multitude of prints that lead up to the printing of a new 20 pager, Horror High School Vol.4 Bummer Summer.” Opening Saturday 9 from 6 – 9pm.

Georgetown Arts and Cultural Center  Artists studios are open, come see photography, cake makers, herbalists, painters, printmakers and guest pop up artists in the hallways. Open 6-9 pm, free for all, including small well behaved dogs.

Georgetown Trailer Park Mall Please join the Trailer Park Mall during September Art Attack for the return of Chicken Sh*t Bingo! with a real live chickens and everything! There will be 3 rounds starting at 7pm, the winner of each round gets to take home a radical gift basket full of items from each shop. Tickets will be on sale all day and only cost $5 each. This special event the chickens take the spotlight to raise money for their animal brethren in need at the Seattle Humane Society.

Praxis Arts will be hosting and showcasing Taylor Seamount during the month of September. Taylor is an artist who explores the ability of the subconscious to heal and transform constructively. She moved to Seattle in 2013 to pursue fine art and illustration. Her art contains elements of visions that appear to her, and each piece can be read as a scene in personal growth.

studio e  presents Everybody Knows: New work by Brian Cypher and Damien Hoar de Galvan. September 8th – October 7th. Meet the artists at studio e September 9th 6-9pm during Georgetown Art Attack.

 

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

 

Georgetown Carnival & Art Attack on June 10

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Step right up the 12th annual Georgetown Carnival on Saturday, June 10 from noon to 10:00 PM. This colorful community arts festival celebrates the creative diversity Seattle’s oldest neighborhood. FREE family fun all day long!

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This year’s edition features free concerts by Northwest rock stalwarts Mudhoney, Young Pioneers, Tom Price Desert Classic, and Thee Sgt. Major III, joined by Pink Parts, Gibraltar, Mia Day, Shasta Bree, Sazerac, Jacque Larrainzar, Kelli Francis Corrado, Barton Carroll, Danny Godinez, Tobias the Owl, Our Dead Fathers, Megan Krantz, and R L Heyer. DJ Brownstone, Selector Dub Narcotic, and DJ David Baca will spin platters between acts.

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The festivities begin at noon with the traditional performance by Georgetown’s Eagles Aerie #1 Brass Band (the oldest performing band in the Pacific Northwest.) Young acrobats from Georgetown’s School of Acrobatics & New Circus Arts (SANCA) and students of Seattle Drum School perform. Spin art, Minions, arts & crafts booths, art cars, food trucks, beer and wine gardens, Equinox Studios interactive art, and carnival games provide entertainment for audiences of all ages. Georgetown Clown Town includes OddMall Alley, J. P. Patches museum, sideshow attractions, and a show of contemporary clown art by Augie Pagan, Kelly O, Tamlin Marx, Doug Parry, Emilie Shepherd, Hector Tellez, Marc Palm, and Henry.

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Another annual attraction of the Georgetown Carnival is Hazardfactory’s Power Tool Races! Contestants of all ages fashion amusing drag racers from power tools of all varieties. They compete in thrilling side-by-side heats for trophies awarded in several categories.

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Georgetown’s many galleries, studios, nightclubs, restaurants, and boutiques participate with special programming. Don’t miss this festive, FREE event on Saturday, June 10 on the streets of Georgetown’s Airport Way S business corridor. For more information visit www.georgetowncarnival.com.

Art Attack Highlights

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Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  Celebrate the release of Lightning Snake by Jason T. Miles and Cold Cube Press with an art exhibition and book signing from 3:00 to 5:00 PM.

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All City Coffee  presents  Atlantic/Pacific, by Lowell Poisson. This show is a compilation of  works that were begun while on the East Coast in response to his connection with his home in the Pacific Northwest and completed upon moving back to the Pacific Northwest . These works are constructed with in response to chaos/order and the natural world using the mediums of stone lithography and drawing.

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Bridge Productions  “Thrown”, two-person show featuring the work of Angelica Maria Millán Lozano and Sofía Córdova, curated by Ashley Stull Meyers.This exhibition is a meditation on Latinx futures embodied by poetic and performative gesture. The included works, both sonic and sculptural, propose new language for a de-colonized, de-gendered societies. Together, the two artists construct communal environments dec-centered from patriarchal values with narratives of science fiction and utopian landscapes.

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Hammie Salon  presents Authors: Stories Behind the Books, an environmental portrait project created by Seattle-based photographer, Elizabeth Ogle. Stemming from her love of books and the importance of reading, Elizabeth photographed and interviewed twenty-six authors for her website and blog. This project spotlights local, published writers who craft and share stories they are passionate about. Join us June 10, meet Elizabeth, and view a photo library of local authors.

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Hoedemaker Pfeiffer in collaboration with onemoon, Beijing, presents Heaven & Earth, an exhibition of contemporary Chinese art. TianDi is a concept originated in Daoism that represents a view of the cosmos based on interdependent bi-polar energies, Heaven and Earth. It is most commonly represented as Yin Yang, the never-ending, continually reinventing, evolution of all things whose oppositions are comprehensive and permeate personal, social, political, and physical forces, as well as divine aspects of the world. This exhibition is composed of work that demonstrates how Daoism lives today in the work of modern Chinese art.

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Krab Jab Studios Illustrator Stephanie Law returns to Seattle to join us in celebrating her new body of work, “Metamorph”. Butterflies, bumblebees and forest creatures frolic and dance in ancient forests and specially designed panels that literally weave and sway across gallery walls like ribbons in the wind. Stephanie will have an Artist Talk at 7:30 pm to discuss her work in this fantastic exhibit!

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Eight and Sand  is featuring A Stitch In Time, mixed media fiber art and photography of local favorite Mary Clymer.

Illumination Studio Would you like to see and feel the warmth of color? Come in to Illumination Studio #305, presenting Rostad and Ferrell. Rostad, explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through vibrant color and Ferrell explores spatial and color field through abstraction. Music by “DJ” Luscious Leopard Lips, who brings background music with a Theremin synthesizer and keyboards. Always changing, you’ll be glad you came by.

El Sirenito  will host the beautifully textured painted abstracts by musician/artist Jon aka Driver. With a brush and palette knife, Driver paints visual songs that instinctively create a sense of nostalgia and explore visceral depths.

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studio e  Pulp is Hardgrave‘s recent series of gouache on handmade pulped Xerox paper can be experienced thru June. In what he calls a “total act of recycling,” the classic medium and Hardgrave’s stable visual language merge with the reused paper structure. Hardgrave is letting these interactions play out by using a gesture that is both controlled and intuitive, which leads to the creation of narratives of transformation among the various parts of the whole.

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Equinox Studios  is proud to bring you their collaborative artists efforts with interactive art on Airport way S. during the 12th Annual Georgetown Carnival!

Georgetown Music presents the Georgetown Carnival Acoustic Stage located on 12th Ave.S., featuring music by the best regional artists.

Georgetown Art Attack on Saturday, May 13

may 2017 art attack poster copy Join us in Georgetown Art Attack this May for a night of art, music and performance. Our historic industrial arts corridor hosts a wide array galleries and studios that feature local, regional, and national contemporary visual and performing artists.

 

With the FREE Art Ride, you can to add to your experience with our west-end studios and galleries such as studio e, Equinox Studios and SANCA.

 

 

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Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  Eartha is Cathy Malkasian‘s fourth graphic novel – a metaphorical fable that resonates with contemporary themes. Malkasian’s drawing is notable for its rigorous draftsmanship, stunning landscapes and depictions of nature, the gestural nuances of her characters, and her sophisticated storytelling, all of which are on display in Eartha, making this the author’s lushest and most impressive graphic novel yet. Meet this exceptional artist on her first visit to Seattle during Art Attack on Saturday, May 13, 6-9pm.

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All City Coffee presents  Atlantic/Pacific, by Lowell Poisson. This show is a compilation of  works that were begun while on the East Coast in response to his connection with his home in the Pacific Northwest and completed upon moving back to the Pacific Northwest. These works are constructed with in response to chaos/order and the natural world using the mediums of stone lithography and drawing.

 

 

 

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Rainier Glass Studio Become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists unique blown glass art and stay for live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

 

 

 

 

 

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Bridge Productions  is excited to present artist and composer Garek Druss‘, Immensity With Horizon. Ethereal and meditative abstract video projections, dynamic sound design, two-dimensional watercolor drawings, and three-dimensional paper sculptures.  Garek Druss is a Seattle-based sound and visual artist who creates work that explores the balance between the physical being and the incorporeal or non-being. 11 May – 3 June 2017. Opening reception May 13.

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Hammie Salon Meet landscape artist, Janet Wilson, during May’s Art Attack. Janet’s medium is oil on canvas, and landscapes are her primary subject matter. Most of her paintings begin from a photo where she’s captured a scene with good composition, lighting, and elements that look interesting for a painting, and to which she feels an emotional connection. This solo exhibit will feature a broad selection of her work.

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Oxbow   Michelle de la Vega‘s The Sugar Project is an exciting exhibition of visual art, video, spoken word and community generated art installation produced through a partnership between curators Sharon Arnold at Bridge Productions and Gabe Kean at Oxbow Installation Gallery in Seattle’s Georgetown neighborhood. The Sugar Project is large-scale social engagement and art installation project that passionately delves into the culture of commodification and women. The core of the project builds on the paradigm that for the majority of recorded human history women have been considered as property. Open Saturday, May 13, 6-9pm.

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Krab Jab Studios  presents “A World of Fae”,  featuring Iris Compiet, AM Sartor, with additional art by Brian and Wendy Froud. Enter the magical world of eternal twilight, where fairies, goblins, and elves abound!

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Eight and Sand  This month is a dual artist feature of Annette Hassell of Los Angeles, and Chris J.Olson of Seattle. Both will be showing all new artwork in their chosen themes. Annette has the Seven Deadly Sins with primates in traditional pop surrealist style. Chris will be showing The Enigma Of The UFO in a fitting contemporary minimalist style.

 

 

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Illumination Studio  If you like the warmth of color then come into Illumination Studio # 305 and see S. Rostad‘s exploration of the neurological system with vibrant color and Ferrell’s other world abstraction through object and color. Also listen to “DJ” Luscious Leopard Lips as he accompanies musical selections with his own keyboard and Theremin with the possible addition of a visiting artist also. Always changing in presentation you’ll be glad you stopped by.

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Georgetown Trailer Park Mall  is proud to present NAUTICULT, a Seattle based experimental, psychedelic hip hop trio, joined by REMEMBER FACE and ANCIENT MARINER, bringing Hip hop to Georgetown on Saturday,  May 13 during Art Attack.  This is an event not to be missed if you have always dreamed of moshing in a parking lot surrounded by vintage treasures.

 

 

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Praxis Arts   Alongside seven in house Praxis artists, Joseph Brooks will be displaying his playful and very colorful acrylic paintings. His piece are filled with not-your-average characters that make you wonder what’s really going on in those minds. Join us for the opening reception May 13th from 6-9pm as we welcome you to our beautiful artist destination.

 

 

 

 

Dragons Breath WEB 2016El Sirenito  will feature Aaron Reed, a fine art landscape & nature photographer born & raised in the Pacific Northwest. Through careful composition, attention to detail and the creative use of beautiful light, Aaron opens your eyes to view the natural world in ways you may have never seen before.

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studio e  Pulp, Robert Hardgrave‘s new solo show, situates his signpost transfers in a dialogue with his new format, gouache on used and pulped Xerox paper. In what he calls his “total act of recycling,” Hardgrave exposes his visual language to a novel medium, which both pushes its limits, and grants new dimensions to his stable repertoire of forms, shapes, and color. Opening reception May 13th6-9pm.

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Equinox Studios  SANCA‘s youth performance troupes Cirrus Circus and the Magnificent 7 will be busking at Equinox Studios during the Saturday, May 13th Georgetown Art Attack from 6 – 9pm. Their efforts will raise travel funds for members of the youth troupe to attend the Youth Circus Festival hosted in August by the American Youth Circus Organization on the East Coast.

Georgetown Music presents Acoustic Armageddon #35 featuring music by the best regional artists from 6-9 pm. All ages. Free.

The Georgetown Liquor Company  is featuring the Art of Eli Wolff for May & June. Pop culture mash-ups & whimsical geekery!

Start Spring with the Georgetown Art Attack on March 11

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Join the Georgetown Art Attack for an evening of art and music as we celebrate all the creative endeavors of artists exhibiting and performing in the galleries & studios throughout  Georgetown, featuring adventurous contemporary visual and performing arts and activities. OurFREE Art Ride allows you to add to your experience with our west end studios and galleries such as Equinox Studios, studio e and SANCA.

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Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery presents Other Russias: Victoria Lomasko‘s Graphic Journalism.  Victoria Lomasko is a fixture at Moscow’s trials and protests, documenting the tumultuous processes that shape today’s Russia. Not content to limit herself to the political life of the country’s capital, Lomasko travels around the country and through the former Soviet republics, exploring the domestic, psychological, and spiritual condition of its diverse marginalized groups. A topical discussion in these turbulent socio-political times. Book launch party and art exhibition. Translated artist talk at 7:00 PM on Saturday, March 11.

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All City Coffee presents recent large-scale figurative oil paintings from local Seattle artist Sullivan Giles. Please join us for the opening reception March 11th, 6-9pm. Sullivan’s artwork will be on display March 2nd-April 30.

 

 

 

 

 

Rainier Glass Studio You’re invited to become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists unique blown glass art and  live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

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Bridge Productions  This March, Bridge is excited to feature P A T H S, a new series of drawings and sculpture by emerging Seattle artist David Nelson. Combining traditional methods of assemblage, and drawing and painting alongside the use of a programmed plotter machine, Nelson playfully reframes formal aesthetics through his mixed-media constructions. 8 March – 1 April. Opening Reception 11 March 6-9pm. l

 

 

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Krab Jab Studios  exhibit “Angels, Totems, and Revelations”, features the art of Carrie Ann Baade, Liba W Stambollion, and Patrick McGrath Muniz  Fantastical realism can not only be mystical but socially progressive; these visionary painters take on self reflection, whether coinciding with nature, grappling with time, or satirizing our current political state. Vocalist Vox Vespertinus will be performing during Art Attack.

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Eight and Sand  has as a double feature for March, The Haunting of Malum Manor by Megan Wyreweden and Children of the Forest by Rebecka Woodward. Megan will have a selection of small acrylic paintings in a gothic horror style. Rebecca will have a selection of her lush collage works on view.

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Georgetown Trailer Park Mall  is excited to present local punk band SEMINARS, featuring a neighborhood favorite, Thom Geibel of Smarty Pants fame! Open from noon for your shopping needs, and then the band will take the stage at 7pm for your rock and roll needs. All ages! Fun! Free! Yeah!

 

 

 

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Georgetown Arts and Cultural Center is exhibiting “Animal Spirits”, a series of acrylic paintings by S. Jordan. Hone your knowledge of cocktails and see whimsical paintings of dogs, cats, farm animals and birds when you visit this exhibit. The artist began each painting with a cocktail name or common phrase and used a colorful palette to create a whimsical painting.  10% of proceeds goes to animal rescue orgs. Artists studios will be open for Art Attack, come see our new studio mates , painters, herbalists ,cake makers and much more.

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studio e ‘s show: Urban/Suburban Memories runs March 10th – April 15th with an opening reception on Saturday March 11th, 6-9pm. Featured artists include Stephaine Buer, Jon B. Dove, Ann Duffy, Molly Magai, and Karen Woods. Artists in this group show depict scenes from our daily lives in and around cities. These isolated scenes are connected to feeling of alienation and memories whether a fleeting moment from yesterday’s commute, or a faint and distant image, or a space full of forgotten experiences. These memories relate to the uncanny feeling of being intimately familiar, yet intrinsically different.

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

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Georgetown Music is featuring Acoustic Armageddon #33 featuring music by the best regional artists from 6-9 pm. All ages. Free.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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The Georgetown Liquor Company  presents the Art of Krissy Downing, showing from 9 March – 7 May 2017. “I revel in the moments that hover between asleep and awake, when what’s left of dreams is winding its way out the dimly grayed space where our heads lay and just before all the colors bleed from our mystical beings… My work is born from these moments.” – Krissy Downing

 

Romantic 9th Anniversary of Georgetown Art Attack on February 11

You’re invited to come fall in love with art and support the many galleries & studios on the 9th anniversary of the Georgetown Art Attack. Now more than ever, brick and mortar needs people just like you to help keep the arts alive and thriving in Seattle!!! FREE Art Ride is provided, allowing you to experience our west end studios and galleries such as Equinox Studios, studio e and SANCA.

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Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  and Regina Schilling present Hey Lady #7, a small press publication and exhibition focusing on Sylvia Rivera, the civil rights pioneer who was a crucial voice for people of color, transgender, and low income communities throughout her life.

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All City Coffee‘s “Routine”, new works of Northwest artist and writer Starheadboy aka Dave Bloomfield will continue thru the month of February.

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Rainier Glass Studio is welcoming and collaborating with glass artist Brandon Cupp. You’re invited to become part of the glass art experience, browse the gallery of NW artists unique blown glass art and  live demonstrations at 7pm during Art Attack.

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Bridge Productions  This February, Bridge is pleased to introduce Seattle painter, print-maker, and multimedia artist Sue Danielson PERMEABILITY OF HARDNESS. Danielson’s work describes a critical, devoted attention to an accumulation of tangled line and amassed form, built from layers of paint and mixed media. Oftentimes the work resembles geographical topography data or a city map, thwarting our sense of scale; or a cryptic visual cipher in which we seek to resolve some recognizable object. Danielson’s newest body of work on paper and panel continues her exploration of maplike forms and treatise on memory and mark-making.

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The Machine House Brewery  will be showing New Works from Ross Brashear, a selection of portraits on paper in pastel, ink, and watercolor.

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Krab Jab Studios  exhibit “Angels, Totems & Revelations” features the work of fantastical realists Carrie AnnBaade, Liba W Stambollion and Patrick McGrath Muniz. This wonderful show explores both personal truths and social justice. Artists will be in attendance during Art Attack.

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Eight and Sand  has a dual feature of Maxx Follis and Alexandria Sandlin. Maxx is presenting a body of powerful portraits of people not typically represented in contemporary art, and brings them to life with bright colors and simple geometric backgrounds. Alex is presenting a group of small gouache works depicting moments of grief and mourning in a limited palette.

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Georgetown Trailer Park Mall  is hosting its 3rd Annual Valentines Schmalentines event: PROM NIGHT! Join us from 7pm – 9pm for prom photos, a live DJ playing the best prom ballads, and of course, awesome shopping! Come dressed in prom garb for a chance to win the title of Trailer Park Mall Royalty and to take home gifts from each shop! Free, all ages!

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Georgetown Arts and Cultural Center is exhibiting “The Struggle is Real”, A  photographic series by Josh Mojica, sponsored by  Inside Out Project. This powerful and raw series of portraits of refugees, documents the struggles and strength of their daily lives in the face of dislocation, fear of death and endangerment. Josh is now on his sixth mission to Greece and points beyond to help families and individuals who are struggling to find home and some sense of place in an in between place known as a refugee camp.

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El Sirenito presents Donal Murphy, an Ireland born graphic artist who will be featuring his work from The Alphabet series. This sci-fi narrative with an environmental slant, imagines forms which temporarily materialize in the air. In his own words, these elaborate characters are “being presented to us by our own environment in an attempt to communicate”.

Illumination Studio  Would you like to see and feel the warmth of color? Come in to Illumination Studio #305, presenting Rostad and Rostad, explores the inner beauty of our neurological system through abstraction and vibrant color and Ferrell explores spatial and color field through abstraction and planes of color. Music by “DJ” Luscious Leopard Lips, who brings background music with a Theremin synthesizer and keyboards.

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studio e  presents CHRONOTOPE, curated by Netra Nei featuring Aleksey Myakishev, Junku Nishimura, Nicholas Dominic Talvola, Przemek Strzelecki, Sasha Veledzimovich, Shannon Richardson, Yulia Kazban, and Zeb Andrews. Chronotope: Black and White Analogue Photography is a collection of photographers whose vision and style embody a time-space experience. Masterful compositions embrace emotional purity, spontaneous energy, and vast potential. The tension captured in each moment is magnetic-the unbreakable stillness of time halted overlaps a defiant space bursting with life- seemingly unready and unwilling to accept its fate as a memory of the past. Opening Reception: February 11th, 2017 6.00-9.00pm

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

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Counter Balance Brewing Company‘s exhibit, From Grain to Tap, showcases beer production at Counterbalance Brewery in conjunction with their 2nd Anniversary, as seen through the eyes of Seattle based photographer, Clare McKenzie.

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Georgetown Music is featuring Acoustic Armageddon #32 featuring music by the best regional artists from 6-9 pm. All ages. Free.

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