Arts & Culture

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Seattle’s Michael Heck of Pity Party Studios Is the 13th Artist Zara Ripped Off This Summer

For the trendy Spanish clothing retailer, plagiarizing indie designers is super “in” this season.

 

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Gotta GIF ‘Em All

Scenes from last week’s Pokémon Go Seattle Meetup at Pacific Place.

 

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The Top 15 Things to Do This Week

From ambient escapism to indie wrestling at a rock club, and much more.

 

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Donald Ray Pollock Shows What Real America Looks Like

The Ohio found in his latest novel, ‘The Heavenly Table,’ is filled with violence, desperation, and humor.

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Gilbert and Sullivan’s Unusually Serious, Bittersweet Opera Charms

Outstanding performances abound in this rare staging of the 1888 work by the Seattle Gilbert and Sullivan Society.

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Jesse Sykes and Phil Wandscher will fill the forest with song at Timber! Fest this weekend. Courtesy of the artist

The Top 15 Things to Do This Week

A bike-powered festival, monstrous music, a swirling cacophony, and more.

Jesse Sykes and Phil Wandscher will fill the forest with song at Timber! Fest this weekend. Courtesy of the artist
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The Northwest Mahler Festival Goes Long

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the volunteer-driven celebration takes on the Third Symphony.

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Adam Heine’s Sci-Fi Debut Is Short on Pages, Long on Ideas

A samurai battles robots in a compelling new novella from a Seattle press.

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Poet Natasha Marin Captures a Commonality in Her Decade-Long Project

With ‘Red Lineage,’ the Seattle artist has invited an unending parade of agendas, ideologies, and beliefs. The results are unique and unifying.

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The Top 15 Things to Do This Week

Mardi Gras Indian funk, seafood fests, noise rock/Top 40 pop chimeras, and more.

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‘BOOM’ Tackles the City’s Growing Pains Through Art

“We’re trying to show that this current wave of change is totally precedented.”

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SAM’s Enormous, Century-Spanning Printmaking Exhibit Brims With the Grotesque and the Divine

‘Graphic Masters’ hangs Dürer, Goya, and Rembrandt with Picasso, Hogarth, and R. Crumb.

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