Explosive July Art Attack!

Join us on Saturday, July 14 for Art Attack in Georgetown with a stellar array of contemporary visual and performing arts throughout the historic neighborhood. 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  is hosting the 4th annual HOT OFF THE PRESS BOOK FAIR featuring Jim Woodring  and Lilli Loge , Czap Books, Paper Press Punch, Kilgore Books, FU Press, Short Run Micropress, Fogland Studios, and Cold Cube Press.

Local artists include Simon Hanselmann , DWMarc PalmTom Van Deusen , MaxClotfelter , Sarah Romano Diehl , Kelly Froh , Alex Graham , Laura Knetzger, and many more.  The event will feature live music by composer Bill Brovold of Brooklyn, NY. Brovold performed with pioneering experimental musicians John Zorn, Glenn Branca, and Rhys Chatham and fronted Detroit-based avant garde group Larval. Lilli Loge will also play a music set.

Site specific installation by Jim Woodring and Lilli Loge on view through September 5.

Opening  SATURDAY, JULY 14, 5:00 – 9:00 PM

All City Coffee presents ” These Beasts “, a collection of illustrations by artist Kelsey Sowell. With detailed pen and ink drawings, Kelsey explores her fascination with the animal kingdom and all its strange inhabitants. Melding zoology with undertones of mythology and folklore, she creates spirited, unexpected and sometimes eerie portraits of her animal subjects.

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.

Oxbow   Delirious Dreaming Pugilist and Other Stories Klara Glosova

Closing Reception: Saturday, July 14, 6 – 9pm

“The cornerstone of this project is a small print of a brick wrapped in brown butcher paper and named “Pugilist”. In fact, picture two bricks. The two main characters-the stars of the show-are a pair of bricks, one for each hand. They are not particularly stunning, monumental or impressive in their presence, nevertheless their weight is considerable – they can be used as a support or to hold things down, to break through or to build with. With these qualities in mind I want to build a new narrative for what it means to be a woman fighter.” -Klara Glosova

Fogue Studios & Gallery –   50 Artists Over 50

Over 100 pieces of fine art, poetry readings, live music and working studios all exhibited and performed by a collective of creatives over the age of 50!

We are taking a flag, planting it firmly into the culture of the radical and initiating the act of awesome aging. We are not just a bunch of old fogeys rocking our chairs, we are the FOGUES rocking the art world!

Mainframe    presents  My Favorite Weirdos” a retrospective catalog of Seattle photographer Fedora el Morro. With the backdrop of a crumbling urban landscape, these photographs beautifully capture the quirky characters of Seattle’s unconventional residents, on their terms. Fedora will be in attendance. Print catalog available for purchase!

Illumination Studio# 305   Art into Life . Come in and experience color like you’ve never seen before. We specialize in abstract, organic, color field and spacial paintings. Steve Rostad with organic, Dari Stolzoff with abstract and Ferrell with color field and spacial. Ramona Bell is our contributing artist with more abstract paintings. Also enjoy L uscious Leopard Lips , our D.J. with a Theremin, playing atmospheric music in the background. You’ll find it warm and inviting.

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

ArtForma will be exhibiting “what if I finished reading Moby Dick” featuring the  work of abstract artist Teresa Getty.  ArtForma is located in the Hammie Salon on the second floor 0f 6007 12th Ave S.

studio e   presents Ken Kelly, who has been exhibiting work since 1983, and is stepping to the fore with a new body of work, boldly painting abstract shapes and patterns extended on a vast scale – in dimensions of 144″ or more. His surprising color combinations set off interacting regions of space, chunks of color that reverberate among themselves and with the environment beyond the canvas.  Accompanying these are smaller pieces thickly painted and layered, contrasting static shapes with streaks of movement.

Nupasa Gallery features new paintings by John Ohannesian.

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.

Festive Georgetown Art Attack on May 12

Join us on  May 12 for the festive Georgetown Art Attack featuring a  stellar array of 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 Ellen Forney‘s exhibition from her new book Rock Steady.

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.@rainierglassstudio

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 These Days-1999-Untill-Forever, Doug Newman

“I arrived in Seattle in 1999 and started taking pictures right away of my friends, my lover Jason, my community. Now looking back, these informal moments marked my life. So informal then, visual history locked in time and place now. Some of us grew up, some of us moved in, some gone. 15 years of C-Print color photographs will be pulled to build this memory of ‘These Days-1999-Untill-Forever'”. – Doug(las) P. Newman

@prairieunderground #prairieunderground

Oxbow  presents I am the Shadow of the Image of my person. Through a large-scale interactive sound and video installation, artist-composers James Borchers and Jeremy Jolley explore questions about identity and representation in the age of advanced technology.  Infrared sensors, multichannel speakers, and software generate an interactive experience featuring video projections of performing musicians from the Seattle Modern Orchestra. As visitors move through the space, the images and sounds are altered.  Visitors can enter a small dodechahedron-shaped room to immerse themselves in an audio-video collage of those same players. There will also be a live concert with the musicians, in dialog with the installation. Through its presentation of altering human forms playing their instruments, the piece becomes part performance and part digital play, invoking both dialogic and meditative experience, and calling into question what we know to be real.

Opening Reception May 4, 7pm. Open during Art Attack May 12, 6-9pm. Performance by Seattle Modern Orchestra May 26, 7pm.

Illumination Studio# 305  presenting Rostad, Dari Stolzoff and Ferrell. Color, light and object are explored by Rostad, who delves into the inner beauty of our neurological system through vibrant color. Ferrell explores spatial and color field through abstraction. Dari Stolzoffpresents 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. If color is a fascination to you, then come on by and check it out.

Nupasa Gallery  by popular demand the art of Rick Klu will continue thru May. “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 #46 featuring music from: Danny Godinez, R L Heyer & Deb Montgomery. Saturday, May 12th 6-9PM, Free – All ages welcome – Bar w/ID  https://www.facebook.com/events/207116436547282

studio e  Please join us for the closing reception of 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, futuristic ghost cities, or an underlying narrative. Experience “Absence” through your own presence. @studioegallery #studioegallery

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.

 

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.