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Media and the Fair

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The much-anticipated, wildly hyped Seattle Art Fair blasted by like a comet. Pro tip: the next time you find yourself at an art fair, wear tennis shoes, or at least […]

Reality Check: Rodrigo Valenzuela and Ghosts, Monuments, Labor & Time

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I’m walking through an unnamed zone between Belltown and South Lake Union, a tabula rasa. Somewhere skirting the edge of Denny Way, the sidewalk’s closed ahead, so I’m standing in […]

Through the Looking Glass, or Ten from 2014

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Work that emerges in mysterious ways; work that’s going to piss some people off, gross some people out, convolute the issue, or all of the above. Definitely work that’s trend-damning;  […]

PRATT Fine Arts Center to offer Alchemy Classes

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PRATT Fine Arts Center announced today that it has added an alchemy class to its fall class schedule.  Ordinarily a class wouldn’t be offered with such short notice but it […]

AMDEF- Rowdy, Raw, and Highly Recommended

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It’s that time of year again when AMDEF pulls out all of the stops and shoves spectacle forcefully down the throats of a willing audience.  A bit brash, but it starts […]

Dear Diary: Olivia Knapp

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If you weren’t out art walking on Capitol Hill last night then it is likely that you missed some of the most spectacular drawings that I’ve ever laid eyes on. […]

How to Fill Two Shelves

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Joe Rudko and Kelly Bjork live in a charming classic brick apartment building a few blocks off of Broadway Avenue on Capitol Hill in Seattle.  The floors of their apartment are scuffed […]

Copious Consumption and Assholes

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As I write this I am listening to Jay-Z’s Picasso Baby and have been googling all sorts of performance references from articles written by CityArts’ Amanda Manitach and The Stranger’s […]

Things You Won’t Find at TMRW Party’s Penis Envy Show

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Yeah you read that correctly, we’re talking about penises on Art-Nerd, AGAIN.  As all of you may know, or should know, the TMRW Party Collective is hosting its inaugural exhibition, […]

Pirating the High Seas of Culture Consumption

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Next up in the NW Film Forum’s Live at the Film Forum series is something called Pirate Cinema.  The show is a live performance event adapted from an installation by French […]