May Flowers with Georgetown Art Attack!

This May’s Art Attack is one you don’t want to miss! Featuring a vast array of inspiring industrial, fine arts, contemporary visual arts, music, and makers in Seattle’s oldest neighborhood.  Georgetown, where art matters.

The FREE and family friendly Art Ride Bus tours the art destinations, including the west end locations such as studio e, the Shed Gallery and Equinox Studios, with pick locations throughout Georgetown, enabling art lovers to experience it all.

HIGHLIGHTS:

Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery  

Presents recent prints and paintings by Georgetown artist Augie Pagan. Opening reception Saturday, May 11, 6:00 – 9:00 PM.  Exhibition continues through June 7.

All City Coffee

Taylor Renno is coming back into the art world after taking some time off to pursue a career in neuroscience. That experience now informs her art. This collection is inspired by dementia and Alzheimer’s sufferers and caregivers.

Johansson Art Gallery

Pride In Georgetown. Bold, colorful abstracts. Come visit and see the newest work. 6007 12th Ave South above Via Tribunali. Call for a viewing 206-850-3045.

The Hamilton Building

A working space that opens its doors for Art Attack each month. Artist studios & curated exhibitions will be open from 6-9pm upstairs at 6007 12th Ave S, across from All City Coffee in Georgetown. On view May 11: Beth FishmanMelissa Jeter AlbrechtDavid JohanssonBridget O’Brien SmithMarkel Uriu .

Prairie Underground

We Are Here. Artists: John Muir Elementary 5th Grade Student Artists, Visual Arts Teacher and mixed media artist: Julie Trout, Art Assistant: Hazel Monte, Visiting Artist: Marita Dingus.

John Muir Elementary, part of Seattle Public Schools, is a culturally rich school located in the Rainier Valley.  As a Title 1 school with limited resources, visual arts and our creative expressions act as a connector to address the inequities to create social change – internally and externally. With some background of the harmful effects of fast fashion, students only worked with remnants and a variety of fabrics and textiles donated by Prairie Underground.

Oxbow

The 2019 Georgetown Super 8 Film Festival. Gallery Pre-Screening and Community Voting. Reception, Saturday, May 11th at Oxbow Gallery 6-9pm

Viewings –  May 3rd, 5-8pm and May 9th 6-8pm. GS8 Film Screening at the Seattle Design Center.  Friday, May 31, 7:00-9:30. Doors open at 6:30

5701 Sixth Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108

Come see and celebrate films created by community members through the Georgetown Super 8 program, a project that teaches super 8 filmmaking, loans participants cameras, and challenges them with documenting the Duwamish Valley, and capturing their ideas, with 1 roll of unedited super 8 film.

Jellyfish Brewing  and Bruno B Art Collectif

Isaac Quigley, a Seattle-based artist whose acrylic paintings incorporate found objects, craft supplies, studio refuse, and heavy layers of collage. Though sculptural, drawing and form are essential, his process relies on an intuitive spontaneity that creates a messy and raw aesthetic. He uses materials to flesh-out a variety of landscapes and biological processes to help describe our relationship to our environment.

The Palace Theater and Art Bar

Drag and the City attracts lovers of drag shows from near and far! Dames of Drag is back for the latest installment featuring Tru St. JamesDonnatella HoweKara SutraDutchess Drew Nightshade and Miss Fraya Love .  All performers offer different generational views and interpretations of the art of drag including some LIVE singing and comedy.

$15 at the door with pre-show tickets available for only $12 here: damesofdrag.ticketleap.com/drag-and-the-city/ with music beginning at 7pm and the show starting at 8pm with a short intermission.  This event is 18+ with Valid ID only.

Georgetown Arts and Cultural Center

Open studios with many disciplines painting, printmaking , ephemera and bone readings by an eclectic group of humans. Open 6-9 pm

New studio featuring Velvet and Rust studio. Come get your art on in one of Georgetown’s eclectic vintage buildings. Free and open to all ages

Georgetown Trailer Park Mall

Join us for the official opening of Le Petite Cinema , a new film/theater/poetry space, tucked away in a shipping container in the heart of the Georgetown Trailer Park Mall.  We are kicking off with a Vintage Cartoon Bonanza projected on real, live, old school 16mm film! Starting at 6pm, the show will feature sound and silent toons, as well as both black and white and color film’s spanning several decades starting in the 1920’s! Free popcorn!

Our sassy vintage trailer shops will all be open and featuring vintage finds and local art. Or stop by to have a cookie experience with our amazing vendor Lowrider Cookies!

Georgetown Music

An evening of jazz during Georgetown’s Art Attack at Georgetown Music…

Christian Smith ‘s Benchmark is a local jazz quartet.. Music starts @ 7PM – $5 suggested donation for the band.. All ages – Bar w/ ID

Illumination Studio# 305 

Expressions in Color and Form . Established in 1991 as the Mary Tudor art studio, she retired and we became Illumination Studio. If you absolutely love color in all It’s glory then come into the studio that has the warmest, most brilliant display of color in abstract form. Standing alone, we have the collection with 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 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. See you there.

Fogue Studios & Gallery

Featured in the guest showroom through May 31st, Kim Rask & Missy Douglas ( Uckiood)

ODD JELLY OUT: Introversion

Remember when you didn’t belong? When you appeared joyous yet you were anxious, when you wanted to fade away because you didn’t fit in, yes, you, the introvert, the excluded, the outsider, the shy, you, the individual, beautiful ODD JELLY OUT. Also showing Fogue Studio Members: Meet the artist members and check out the studio demos!

Equinox Studios 

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

As an athlete and an artist, Lynnee Jacks is inspired by the natural world, starscapes and the outdoor adventures that have taken her around the world. She began taking photos in 2015 while on an international skateboarding tour and has been seeking out new adventures to photograph ever since.Open during Art Attack.

studio e

The Purfume Counter : Dawn Cerny & Damien Hoar de Galvan .

A collaborative 2-artist, 2-gallery exhibition.

” Dawn Cerny and Damien Hoar de Galvan share an aesthetic that is both formal and reductive while maintaining a sense of fun and curiosity.  Both artists offer objects that allow us to contemplate their function, texture, and relation to the human body. Also, when shown together, they address issues of usefulness and create a tension of belief albeit fragile.” -Robert Yoder, SEASON

Exhibit runs through May 18, 2019

Elysian Tap Room

THE ART OF EMILY WAMSLEY      

Emily Wamsley is a Seattle-based artist that repurposes discarded tin and wood to create mix-media amalgamations which speak to the joys of life on the West Coast. Through the rigorous search and discovery of cast-off materiality, Emily’s work encapsulates a quality that is both distinctive and intangible.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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THE ART OF EMILY WAMSLEY AT THE ELYSIAN TAPROOM

Emily Wamsley is a Seattle-based artist that repurposes discarded tin and wood to create mix-media amalgamations which speak to the joys of life on the West Coast. Through the rigorous search and discovery of cast-off materiality, Emily’s work encapsulates a quality that is both distinctive and intangible.

Elysian Taproom – 5410 Airport Way S    www.elysianbrewing.com

 

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.