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December 11, 2014 at 12:31 PM

Olympic Sculpture Park reschedules lights night

Today’s weather isn’t conducive to gathering outdoors by the water and looking at lights, so Seattle Art Museum has rescheduled its SAM Lights event for 5:30-7:30 p.m. on Dec. 18. On that night, you can stroll through the Olympic Sculpture Park on a path illuminated with hundreds of lights and luminarias, listen to music and…


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September 11, 2014 at 1:38 PM

Ralph Pugay is the 2014 Bowen Award winner

Portland-based painter Ralph Pugay is the winner of the 2014 Betty Bowen Award, the Seattle Art Museum has announced. Pugay will receive $15,000 and some of his work will be on view at SAM beginning Oct. 16. Pugay is the current recipient of the Oregon Arts Commission Indivual Artist Fellowship. Also honored: Seattle artists More

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August 25, 2014 at 10:00 AM

For sale: One slightly used staircase

From Seattle Times arts writer Michael Upchurch: You expect to see price-tags on paintings, drawings, sculptures and even the odd video installation in an art gallery. But a sign saying “THIS STAIRCASE IS FOR SALE!” is a tad more unusual. The staircase in question is at Davidson Galleries, and it’s a handsome, sturdy, fir-and-welded-steel affair. So why…


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August 21, 2014 at 11:32 AM

Cornish announces 2014 Neddy winners

From Seattle Times arts writer Michael Upchurch: Painter Susanna Bluhm and multimedia artist Maikoiyo Alley-Barnes have won the 2014 Neddy at Cornish Award, Cornish College of the Arts has announced. Each artist receives $25,000 and their work will be shown at the annual “Neddy at Cornish” exhibition beginning Sept. 3, along with pieces by six…


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August 13, 2014 at 12:56 PM

Help the Frye Art Museum curate its collection

Mark Eddington, left, and Anne Walker reinstall paintings after the Frye Art Museum renovation a few years back. Wouldn’t you like to have a say in what goes on the museum’s walls? /Benjamin Benschneider, Seattle Times Ever walk into a museum and think, “Why’d they choose THAT?,” or, “Why did they take down my favorite cat…


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July 18, 2014 at 5:00 AM

Visual arts this weekend: 5 places to go

Joy Olny’s “Farm Fields” will be on display in Issaquah this weekend./Courtesy Plein Air Washington Artists Frying eggs on the sidewalk is no longer an option, and the dreadful (yes, you read that right, dreadful) humidity has drifted away, looking for another city to bother. Seems a good time to go seeking artiness — you won’t…


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