The Romantic Georgetown Art Attack 11th Anniversary

 

Fall in love with art with Georgetown Art Attack celebrating its 11th anniversary on Saturday, February 9 in Seattle’s romantic Georgetown industrial arts corridor.

The FREE and family friendly Art Ride Bus tours the art destinations, including the west end locations such as studio e, and Equinox Studios, with pick locations thru out Georgetown, enabling your inner art lover to experience it all.

 

 

HIGHLIGHTS:

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery   Jack Kamen‘s classic stories in comics like Tales From the Crypt, Weird Science, Haunt of Fear, and Weird Fantasy left a lasting impression on mid-century American youth. They sold in the millions, but were vilified by preachers and politicians, who claimed these comic books were the cause of juvenile delinquency and crime, leading to their ultimate demise. Kamen’s legacy has been preserved in the EC Artists’ Library from Fantagraphics Books. An exhibition of Kamen’s comics hosted by series editor J. Michael Catron opens Saturday, February 9 from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.

All City Coffee  presents Happening . Happening is a collection of information about arts-focused community projects coming to Georgetown in 2019 meant to inform the public about these projects and invite participation and feedback. Don’t forget to pin the map with places you find arts & culture! Brought to you by The Georgetown Super 8 Film Festival, Mini Mart City Park, and The Georgetown Arts District Committee.

Johansson Art Gallery is a working studio featuring paintings, hats and sculptures by David Johansson. Formerly the Art Cave venue on Capitol Hill, now located above Via Tribunali, across from The Alice Gallery at 6007 12th Ave South. We will occasionally feature guest artists throughout the year. Expressive, colorful and bold works of art featuring abstract Seattle city scenes, and landscapes. New paintings added to the walls weekly. We look forward to meeting new friends, and love the Georgetown community.

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.

Seattle Freeze along with Curator/Resident Artist Hoa Hong present the works of Madeline Owen and Danthanh Trinh. Live music provided by Dayana Capulong and Amy Lp. New to Georgetown and having just opened in the late Spring of 2018, Seattle Freeze is excited to join in on February 2019 Georgetown Art Attack! 6-9pm / Free Event / Family Friendly.

Full Throttle Bottles presents Isaac Quigley a Seattle artist who uses paint and abstraction to represent science and biology.  Come by Full Throttle Bottles for a beer or taste some wine provided by Petit Monde Wine Merchant, and we can discuss things like cavitation, imploding bubbles underwater, and whether the mantis shrimp or the pistol shrimp would win in a fight.

Georgetown Music  Join us for Acoustic Armageddon #50 during Georgetown’s Art Attack featuring Bud WeatherPatrick GalacticWes Sp8 and TBASA. Our long running acoustic performance is always free and all ages. Adult beverages available with ID.

HOUSEWRIGHT  is a gallery and showroom with artifacts, art, furniture, lighting and textiles. Established by designer Tim Pfeiffer and architect Steve Hoedemaker as an extension of the duo’s desire to share a range well designed pieces for the home ranging from new production, found objects from around the globe, treasured antiques, and pieces sourced from workshops and artists. Featuring the work of Kim Van SomerenSue DanielsonEmily Gherard, in partnership with Bridge Productions alongside artists, Alfred HarrisJill Young RosenastAlex Marshall, and Nancy Fargo.

Georgetown Arts and Cultural Center  presents ” When you let the light in” a solo show of new oil painting and mixed media by Angielena Chamberlain. These new works focus on navigating the process of reckless and complicated love. Sometimes healing is laughter, sometimes tears and often times misunderstood by those around us.  This is a playful look at how the artist decided to let healing happen in her own life.

Mainframe  Featuring drawings on display by illustrators Socar Myles and Bud Cook , and rock photography by Paul Hernandez , Georgetown’s neighborhood frame shop Mainframe will be open during Art Attack. Come check out the art as well as frame options for your new art purchases! New customers receive $25 off their first custom frame (valued at $100 or more).

Illumination Studio# 305   Color Intersects with Color . If you absolutely love color in all It’s form and glory then come into the studio that has the warmest, most brilliant display of color in abstract form. We have the collection of the most color of all the stops in Art Attack with Dari StolzoffFerrell, Ramona Bell, and Badieh Bryant showing images in geometric, organic, and spacial images on paper, wood and canvas. Also don’t miss Luscious Leopard Lips , our talented D.J. with a Theremin, playing atmospheric music in the background. Come in and warm yourself without the fire.

Fogue Studios & Gallery   Solo exhibition featuring Fox in the Hen House, sculptures by Tom Gormally “Over the past two years, I have created a series of sculptures, as I process the bizarre and disturbing stories that are a part of world news today”.- Tom Gormally. In Gormally’s Fox series, he approaches ongoing political and cultural turmoil how he imagines a shaman would deal with these disturbances; by creating effigies to dispel the negative influence affecting our culture.

studio e   Green Fuse : Sarah Norsworthy Immerse yourself in the Pacific Northwest forest through the artwork of Sarah Norsworthy. studio e is delighted to present our first solo exhibition of Norsworthys’ paintings, ranging from expansive panels, to delicate inks on paper, to multi-panel composites grafted together. Few artists capture the dense, organic atmosphere of the forest as tactilely as Norsworthy, whose paintings exude the scent of moss and humus. Often adopting the woods themselves as her studio, Norsworthy soaks up their essence and transfers the experience to her panels. Thick layers of oil paint seem to grow from her surfaces like bark, lichen, or vegetation. Jan 3- Feb 9, 2019. Open every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 1-6pm                                                                                                       

Equinox Studios   is a growing arts community in sunny 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.

Counterbalance Brewing presents mixed a media show by Rory Cooper. Exhibit runs January 18 – April 30.

Festive Holiday Georgetown Art Attack December 8!

 

Celebrate the holiday season in Seattle’s oldest neighborhood with Georgetown Art Attack! Meet the gifted array of industrial, fine arts, contemporary visual arts, musicians and makers that inspire us the whole year round.

Be sure to hop on the FREE and family friendly Art Ride Bus to west end locations such as studio e, and Equinox Studios for their Very Open House There are pick locations thru out Georgetown, enabling your inner art lover to experience it all.

 

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery   Celebrate Fantagraphics Bookstore’s 12th Anniversary with the exhibition HOW NOT TO DRAW COMICS  by Seattle cartoonist-turned-painter Jeremy Eaton. Opening Saturday, December 8, 6:00 to 9:00 PM with music by Bounty of the Wayside and The War of Northern Aggression . Exhibition continues through January 9.

All City Coffee   Holotropic is a series of works by Leo Shallat that explores the themes of growth and self reflection exhibiting thru December. Holotropic is defined as “Turning or changing – movement toward wholeness.” Each piece in this collection details a specific challenge, or aspect of self growth. These pieces are personal to the artist but are intended to explore themes relevant to anyone on the journey of self discovery.

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.

Georgetown Music Join us for an acoustic performance from local songsters Bobby Malvestuto, Candice Rose and special guest.

Mainframe  Paintings, illustrations and photography will be showcased at Mainframe during Art Attack. Featuring the photography of Paul Hernandez ‘s grunge era retrospective, “Star Gazing” .  Alongside these are the coffee sketch illustrations of Bud Cook , entitled“Grunge Gods” , as well as the surreal, whimsical pen and ink drawings of Socar Myles . Local artists Julie Baroh and Kyle Abernethy , the founders of Krab Jab Studio will also be exhibiting sets of fantastical paintings.

Illumination Studio# 305   Concepts In Abstract . Come in to where color lives. We specialize in abstract, organic, color field and spacial paintings. Dari Stolzoff with abstract and organic, Ferrell with color field and spacial, Ramona Bell with narrative, abstract paintings and Badieh Bryant painting geometric abstract. Also enjoy Luscious Leopard Lips , our DJ with a Theremin, playing atmospheric music in the background. Color at its most vibrant.

Georgetown Arts and Cultural Center   “Figures and Landscapes”, new works by local artist Dave Clay. Dave’s work expresses the emotional and physical aspects of sexuality,isolation, distortion and environmental elements that affect each one of us. Lush and sensual examples of the human body and Industrial landscapes.

The Palace Theatre and Art Bar  presents Holiday Pop-up art shop and Disco Christmas Party ! The New Palace Theater and Art Bar is doing an artist’s pop up shop for Art Attack Dec 8th. Come in to shop local artists and then stick around for a fun night of Christmas Disco with Disco Vinnie.

Praxis Arts Through The Crystal Ball an exhibition by Alyson McCrink (Spellbound Fine Art). Seattle based professional artist whom creates other worldliness in a variety of mediums, sizes and textures utilizing ink, gold flake and resin on wood panel, as well as acrylic, modeling paste and gold/silver/copper leafing on stretched canvas.

Fogue Studios & Gallery     HOLIDAY SHOPPING! ART UNDER $100 continues! Full of great and affordable art featuring the Fogue Studio Members. Enjoy a complimentary wine or beer (for those over 21) and some light refreshments. Foguestudios.com

The Elysian Taproom is pleased to offer a warm, dry stop on the Art Attack map for thirsty art-goers to discuss the evening’s highlights over a pint. We will be offering happy hour prices all night long. Come see our newest location and join us for a beer and some thoughtful discourse. All ages are welcome.

Jellyfish Brewing Company is excited to showcase the art of Joseph Brooks. Joseph is a fine artist and illustrator residing in Tacoma. His show, ‘Friends, Family & People I Don’t Know’ , brings a vibrantly colorful collection of characters & creatures to life on canvas with mixed mediums. See more of his work at www.josephbrooks.com . Find out more about Jellyfish Brewing atwww.jellyfishbrewing.com .

studio e   Warren Dykeman continues to “hunt for the right kind of wrong” as he merges folk art, Neo-primitive, graphic art, and typography in his latest mixed-media collaged paintings. In Attention Span , his second solo exhibition with studio e, and following his recent show at Volta NY, Dykeman has found an original way to bring digital designing tools into his artwork, and juxtapose those with the physical and abusive handling of his pieces. The resulting works showcase the artist’s signature iconography including exquisite weeds, “big dumb boots,”, potted shrubbery, flaming wigs, floating scaffolding, and mysterious silhouetted figures achieved by digital manipulation of a hand-drawn form and shape, further reworked by traditional painting and drawing techniques.

                                                                                                         

Equinox Studios   invites you to our VERY OPEN HOUSE! Join us for an evening of art and enchantment! Three buildings full of art and art interactivity! Come straight to Equinox in West Georgetown or take the ArtRide shuttle from Airport Way. Meet the artists, watch live demonstrations (fire! metal! more!), warm yourself by the bonfire, listen to music, feast at food trucks. Wander and explore. The Big Blue Building feature artists include: Syd Shera , Studio 305. Medium: Porcelain tulips and ceramic art. IG:@sydsheraclayart Studio #106 , Tinder Heart metals & design , Lisa Ruth Erikson Designs, Nettlefire Forge, and Seattle Knotworks , offering hand-forged metalwork, sculpture, jewelry, leather goods, woodwork and maritime knotwork. Raffle tickets will be available for exciting prizes including a 4 hour private lesson with Alair Wells of Tinder Heart metals & design! There will be live music throughout the evening: The Bogtrotter , Jared Borkowski , and The Cutwinkles. IG: @tinderheartmetals, @tinderheartmetals, @lisarutherickson, @nettlefireforge

https://equinoxstudios.org/ IG: @equinoxstudiosseattle