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.

 

Festive Holiday Edition of Georgetown Art Attack on December 10!

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Please join the festive Georgetown Art Attack for our holiday tradition of wandering carolers from Choir of the Sound singing their way to the many galleries and studios featuring adventurous contemporary visual and performing arts presentations. Always a family friendly event!

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Walking? Be sure to hop on the FREE Art Ride to experience our west end studios and galleries such as Equinox Studios, studio e and SANCA. Running every 15 minutes in a full circle so you don’t miss a thing!

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Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery presents “Comics As Art: 40 Years of Fantagraphics Books” with special guests Gilbert and Jaime Hernandez (creators of Love & Rockets), Peter Bagge, Ellen Forney, Jim Woodring and others, with a musical performance by Simon Hanselmann. Exhibition and book signing will be followed by an anniversary party at the Georgetown Stables.

All City Coffee is exhibiting  John Ohannesian’s : Recent Works. Paintings and ink drawings of the artist’s cartoon world thru December. Original pieces published in The Intruder,  Seattle Weekly and online at The Seattle Star.

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Bridge Productions  presents KAT LARSON, THE GHOST FROM VEGA. Opening reception 10 DECEMBER. Interdisciplinary artist and performer Kat Larson creates hauntingly beautiful video paintings addressing themes of identity, race, and femininity. In Larson’s new series of photographs and video, The Ghost from Vega, she tells the story of a being from another planet who crash lands on Earth and, over time, becomes a ghost with no means to return home. Intrigued by our world, the visitor begins to explore it only to find their strength weakened by the deficit of love and compassion, and begins to slowly fade away. Over time, they become a ghost with no means to return home.  This intimate, tender story serves as a parable to the power of connection, perseverance, and strength of the spirit.

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The Hammie Salon  Holiday Gifts crafted by Local Artisans. Special items for the perfect gift for friends, family or yourself! glassybaby: Hand-blown glass candles and drinkers. 10% of sales from this pop-up will be donated to the Alzheimer’s Association. Silver + Salt: drawing inspiration from nature, Christine’s minimalist designs feature organic lines and raw gemstones. Hapertas & Company : Specializing in modern haberdashery, Jill’s line includes bowties, neckties, and more. Brenda Pederson Photography: Featuring notecards and small-format photographs.

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Oxbow will be featuring Mary Ann Peters recent installation, impossible monument (nothing but the memory), from 3-6 pm on 12/10/16. Mary Ann Peters has been in residence at Oxbow for the last two months. Stop by the gallery for a snack and a visit with the artist to see her new work.

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Krab Jab Studios  In times of uncertainty, fear and turmoil, there is work to do, that only can be achieved when operating together. “Standing Rock” is not just another “event” that will quickly pass by but rather the embodiment and expression of our zeitgeist: the spirit in time not only in Dakota or the United States, but globally. Polarization and disintegration is happening all around us. The suffering as seen clearly and again with the Sioux and their direct supporters, is an evident result of authoritie’s ignorance, marginalization and discrimination. Our work and social responsibility is to bring together, to connect, to listen, to communicate and to act where we can. We have already all it takes to change, if we just allow it to happen. Any step towards the great, is a solid step!

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Eight and Sand December is something a little different at Eight and Sand Gallery with a  black velvet art show and a Santa booth like no other. You’ve been very naughty so come have a seat on Santa’s knee and leave with a polaroid keepsake, only $5. Loads of great art priced right for the holidays. Refreshments provided!

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Georgetown Trailer Park Mall  Full of unique one of a kind vintage and handmade items, from Deep Sea Sugar & Salt’s delicious cakes and cupcakes to fine art prints and jewelry, the Trailer Park has it all! Open late for Art Attack, December 10th, fun for the whole family!

Status Ceramics  invites you to visit their gallery for unique handmade gifts and tours of their ceramics studio!  Located directly behind the Trailer Park Mall, Status Ceramics will be open from 6-9 during the Georgetown Art Attack.

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studio e  is pleased to present Kitsch a group show curated by Kelsey Siegert and Emily Burns of Maake Magazine.Kitsch features work in multiple mediums from Caroline Wells Chandler, Kyla Hansen, Caroline Larsen, Karen Lederer, Emily Silver, and Seattle based artist, Paul Komada. In conversation with one another these works elevate and challenge notions of craft, kitsch, and the politics of objecting making in the 21st century.

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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. Celebrate these artists at their annual Very Open House party.

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The Georgetown Liquor Company is featuring an encore of  The Art of Dave Ryan (Manticore Stencil Art). Pop art on records, celebrity stencil portraits, nerdy naturescapes, and more!

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

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Georgetown Music is featuring Acoustic Armageddon #30 featuring music by Jeremy Serwer and Robert Roth (of Truly) with your host TBASA. 6-9 pm. All ages. Free.