Visual Arts

Poetic Meditations in an Emergency

Untold Passage considers the expressive, unquantifiable aspects of immigration.

 

A Chair, Yet So Much More

Sympathizing with inanimate objects in Amie Siegel’s Interiors.

 

The Art Is Full of Hot Air at BLOW UP

The Factory’s collaboratory exhibition with Mount Analogue showcases inflatable art.

 

Yayoi Kusama’s ‘Infinity Mirrors’ Will Either Explode Your Ego or Reinforce It

Step inside and you’ll find yourself somewhere between zero and infinity.

An Elegant Utility’s Radical Interdependency

Through the poetry of common objects, Inye Wokoma reveals the webs of reliance under redlining.

An ‘Imaginary Museum’ at Henry Art Gallery Enlivens Queer and Trans History

A Q&A with Chris E. Vargas, organizer of ‘Trans Hirstory in 99 Objects.’

Strange Coupling Plays Matchmaker

The whimsical tradition pairs artists with UW students for surprise results.

Notes on Red May

The month-long leftist festival offers interesting perspectives on art and politics–but who is showing up?

Maybe She’s Born With It, Maybe It’s Unpaid Reproductive Labor

Satpreet Kahlon’s curatorial debut inspects the devaluation of handicraft and motherhood.

Dakota Gearhart Dips Into the Love and Fear of Aquascapes

An exhibition about hypnotherapy and other water sports.

Minerva Cuevas Wants to Make Your Life Easier

Mejor Vida Corp, an exhibition at Hedreen Gallery, offers products and services for free.

Caché’s Townhouse of Horror

At Gallery4Culture, three artists realize Seattle’s real-estate nightmare.

The Art of the Dull

If artists truly hope to resist Trumpism, they must confront the ways they’re already failing.

C.M. Ruiz’s Last Art Show in the Lusty Lady? An Ode to Kirby

“C.M. Dreamland” pays homage to the surreal Nintendo character through painting and installation.

Short Run’s Dash Grant is Now Open—Apply, and Join Their New Mini-Comics Club While You’re At It

Get $250 to develop your own comic, or pay $120 to get local comics delivered to your door.

It’s Time for the Only Time-Based Art Festival in the World

The Yellow Fish // Epic Durational Performance Festival is testing temporal limits once again.

Mariane Ibrahim Gallery’s ‘BACK STORIES’ Is a Welcome Reprieve From the Face

The human back is the star of this beguiling new exhibition.

Plotting ‘No-Place’ in ‘Utopia Neighborhood Club’

A student-curated exhibition at Jacob Lawrence Gallery envisions political grandiosity.

At the Frye’s Archipenko Exhibit, What’s Present Is as Revealing as What Isn’t

You’ll have to mind the gaps, both in the work and its curation, to get the full picture.

Jacob Lawrence’s ‘The Migration Series’ Tells a Tale From the 1910s, Still Familiar 100 Years Later

The legacy Seattle artist’s 60-painting series is on display in its entirety at SAM.