T.S. Flock

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‘Tis the Season for Sophistication at RIZOM

With award-winning fashion and jaw-dropping jewelry, the Belltown boutique is a cornerstone of the neighborhood’s design strip.

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Festivities and Perfect Presents Await on Whidbey Island

For holiday shoppers, there is much to buy and see in the village of Langley.

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Deng Studio and Art Gallery. Photo by Jose Trujillo
Deng Studio and Art Gallery. Photo by Jose Trujillo
Robert Ernst Marx’s Ambiguous Pairings of Image and Text Are an Antidote to the Meme

Robert Ernst Marx’s Ambiguous Pairings of Image and Text Are an Antidote to the Meme

CoCA’s exhibition of the artist’s distorted faces and accompanying quotes invite deep thinking.

Robert Ernst Marx’s Ambiguous Pairings of Image and Text Are an Antidote to the Meme
With ‘Generativity,’ Suyama Space’s End Transforms into a Meditation on Fecundity

With ‘Generativity,’ Suyama Space’s End Transforms into a Meditation on Fecundity

Fernanda D’Agostino’s interactive installation is a fitting farewell for the gallery.

With ‘Generativity,’ Suyama Space’s End Transforms into a Meditation on Fecundity
At the Seattle Design Festival, Everyone’s a Designer (Even if They Don’t Know It Yet)

At the Seattle Design Festival, Everyone’s a Designer (Even if They Don’t Know It Yet)

Anything but a cloistered conference, SDF hopes to change how the public thinks about design.

At the Seattle Design Festival, Everyone’s a Designer (Even if They Don’t Know It Yet)
9e2 Brings Tech and Art Together Again

9e2 Brings Tech and Art Together Again

Fifty years and a continent away, John Boylan’s new multidiscipline series is perfectly at home.

9e2 Brings Tech and Art Together Again
Out of Sight’s Regional Riches

Out of Sight’s Regional Riches

The extensive, locally focused alternative to the Seattle Art Fair is more than worth your while.

Out of Sight’s Regional Riches
SAM’s Enormous, Century-Spanning Printmaking Exhibit Brims With the Grotesque and the Divine

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.

SAM’s Enormous, Century-Spanning Printmaking Exhibit Brims With the Grotesque and the Divine
Seattle Weekly’s Art Walk Picks

Seattle Weekly’s Art Walk Picks

Our First Thursday highlights, including giant paper heads, Japanese woodblocks and more.

Seattle Weekly’s Art Walk Picks
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The Seattle Art Fair and Out of Sight Ready a Return

Last year’s debut set the stage for a fitter, artsier affair.

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Chesley Bonestell's "Seperation of the Third Stage." Courtesy of Bonestell LLC

Paul Allen’s Space-Art Exhibition ‘Imagined Futures’ Captures Our Cosmic Folly

Pivot Art + Culture’s new exhibition, Imagined Futures, is drawn from Paul Allen’s collection of outer-space paraphernalia and art. I expected it to be quirky and nostalgic, and it is. I didn’t expect it to be wryly funny, but it is.

Chesley Bonestell's "Seperation of the Third Stage." Courtesy of Bonestell LLC
What might a future civilization think of artifacts from 20th-century America? That

What might a future civilization think of artifacts from 20th-century America? That

What might a future civilization think of artifacts from 20th-century America? That is the question at the center of Orange Dust, a series of pseudo-artifacts… Continue reading

What might a future civilization think of artifacts from 20th-century America? That
Illustration by Barry Blankenship

August saw the tenth anniversary of James Schlesinger’s 2004 Pentagon study of

August saw the tenth anniversary of James Schlesinger’s 2004 Pentagon study of abuses at Abu Ghraib prison. The anniversary was met with little notice, especially… Continue reading

Illustration by Barry Blankenship
“Reverie”

Different forms of abstraction and action painting have been born over the

Different forms of abstraction and action painting have been born over the past century, but the watery and mysterious Illuvium technique developed by Seattle artist… Continue reading

“Reverie”
1. Violet’s Highway by Alex Achaval  Neon signage, rodeo culture, pop,

1. Violet’s Highway by Alex Achaval Neon signage, rodeo culture, pop,

1. Violet’s Highway by Alex Achaval Neon signage, rodeo culture, pop, and fashion merge in the vivid, lurid, and layered portraits by painter Alex Achaval.… Continue reading

1. Violet’s Highway by Alex Achaval  Neon signage, rodeo culture, pop,
Top: Untitled half-plate daguerreotype.Right: Portrait of Chauney Peck and Chris Engman.

Photography has become so ubiquitous and rapidly reproducible—what with smart phones and

Photography has become so ubiquitous and rapidly reproducible—what with smart phones and Instagram—that part of the magic of the image has been lost. Returning it… Continue reading

Top: Untitled half-plate daguerreotype.Right: Portrait of Chauney Peck and Chris Engman.
Illustration by Kelly Thompson

It’s rare for a boutique to create a complete story about a

It’s rare for a boutique to create a complete story about a place and time with its inventory, but Capitol Hill’s Glasswing does just that… Continue reading

Illustration by Kelly Thompson
Illustration by Kelly Thompson

Seattle has plenty of pop-ups, but the best examples are still the

Seattle has plenty of pop-ups, but the best examples are still the Seasonal Pop Ups in our own Nordstrom flagship. Rather than the bazaar-meets-trunk-show admixture… Continue reading

Illustration by Kelly Thompson
Illustration by Kelly Thompson

Cairo is not for shoppers who want to rummage through lots of

Cairo is not for shoppers who want to rummage through lots of racks and shelves. The thoughtful selection of vintage clothing and wares at this… Continue reading

Illustration by Kelly Thompson