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NO SECURITY: Action/ Time/ Vision

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 08.10.2014 | Huffpost Code
Michael Nirenberg

Artists are using code to consider the nature of reality, which of course has been a philosophical quest since the beginning of time. Coding not only influences content, but also form.

Robert Davidson: Abstract Impulse at the Seattle Art Museum

John Seed | Posted 02.09.2014 | Arts
John Seed

When artist Robert Davidson -- a Canadian artist of Haida heritage -- talks about his reverence for the Old Masters he isn't referring to Rembrandt or Titian: he is referring to Haida masters and to the carvings and ceremonial images they made prior to any contact with European culture.

Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 08.27.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion, a comprehensive survey of avant-garde Japanese fashion features more than 100 costumes by original design...

Mirror, Mirror On The Wall...

Posted 03.18.2013 | Arts

At the end of the month the grunge capital of the United States will get a whole lot vainer when the Seattle Art Museum unveils its new mirrored facad...

Pollock Painting Gets A Face Lift

AP | By ELAINE THOMPSON | Posted 01.28.2013 | Arts

SEATTLE -- The Seattle Art Museum is restoring a 1947 Jackson Pollock painting that was altered in the 1970s with a coat of varnish. Work started las...

Female Artists Take Over An Entire Museum

The Huffington Post | Hallie Sekoff | Posted 10.27.2012 | Arts

A new exhibition titled, "Elles: SAM - Singular Works by Seminal Women Artists," at the Seattle Art Museum has replaced all work by male artists with ...

Looking for a Place to Show Your Work? Try a Museum Sales and Rental Gallery

Daniel Grant | Posted 08.09.2012 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Artists generally try to put their work where art collectors go, which is why getting into a commercial gallery tends to be so important to many of th...

A Day of Art at the Seattle Art Museum

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 08.07.2012 | Arts
Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

It was a full and comfortable day at the Seattle Art Museum. I left with the pleasurable sensation of a visit to a world-class museum both in collections and environment.

Amazon Billionaire Gives $10 Million Seattle Museum

Local News | Amy Martinez | Posted 10.18.2011 | Arts

Jeff Bezos, the self-made billionaire who started out of a Bellevue garage and built it into the world's dominant online retailer over the ...

The Forgotten Garden: Wang Huaiqing's Chinese Art In Seattle

Robert Ayers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Robert Ayers

The majority of Chinese artists who are squabbled over by blue chip dealers have one thing in common: The history between Mao's cultural revolution and present-day China's as a touchstone in their art's imagery.

INSIDE ART: Picasso's Laboratory Comes to the Seattle Art Museum

Darby Roach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Darby Roach

Picasso: Masterpieces from the Musée National Picasso, Paris October 8, 2010 - January 17, 2011 at the Seattle Art Museum. I thought I knew Picasso ...

Seattle Art Museum Exhibit Focuses on Kurt Cobain

Chris Gray Faust | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Chris Gray Faust

Maybe there's something useful in revisiting the icons of your past, if only to see how much your tastes have evolved.