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December 17, 2014 at 12:36 PM

Madeleine Albright’s powerful pins coming to Bellevue

Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright always went forth armed with diplomatic acumen and a snazzy brooch pinned to her jacket. She picked out many of them based not on their price tag, but what they symbolized; after Saddam Hussein’s press referred to her as an “unparalleled serpent,” she wore a snake pin to…


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May 12, 2014 at 3:38 PM

Seattle’s most polarizing pieces of contemporary architecture

Seattle’s most extreme example of contemporary architecture, the Central Library, turns 10 this month.  (Learn more by reading Erik Lacitis’ anniversary story and perusing Mary Ann Gwinn’s list of related events.) Tourists love the library; locals love to argue about it. In that contentious spirit, here’s a list of the five most hotly debated,…


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February 11, 2014 at 6:15 AM

Artists chosen for BAM Biennial 2014

“Knock on Wood” is the theme for Bellevue Arts Museum’s third biennial (opening Oct. 31), and the museum has announced the artists chosen to provide “an important survey of the one of the most versatile media in the fields of art, craft and design.” John Grade — he of the giant, biodegradable installations — is…


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January 6, 2014 at 4:39 PM

New hours at BAM, White River Valley museums

New year, new hours for two area museums: —Bellevue Arts Museum is now open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays, and the BAM Museum Store is open 11 a.m.-6 p.m. daily. Admission is free 11 a.m.-8 p.m. the first Friday of each month. BAM administrators said that they had received “constant inquiries about new hours that allowed…


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