Sunday, April 12, 2015

Delfos Danza Contemporanea at Olympic Sculpture Park

On April 11, 2015, Delfos Danza Contemporanea, from Mazatlán, México, presented a pop-up performance in the Olympic Sculpture Park. The dance company was in Seattle as part of the University of Washington World Series performance program. The Olympic Sculpture Park is a campus of the Seattle Art Museum. The dancers performed amidst a new installation by artist Sam Vernon.

Friday, April 10, 2015

Willie Jones III Quintet at Jazz Alley

On April 8, 2015, the Willie Jones III Quintet performed a scintillating set at Jazz Alley, in Seattle.

Eddie Henderson - trumpet
Eric Reed - piano

Sam Vernon Installation at the Olympic Sculpture Park

In March, 2015, Sam Vernon sited a new installation, How Ghosts Sleep: Seattle, in the pavilion of the Olympic Sculpture Park. Assisting Vernon in the installation process was graphic designer Loide Marwanga. Consisting of stark black-and-white wall graphics and fabric ceiling hangings, Vernon’s work will be on view through March 6, 2016. The Olympic Sculpture Park is a campus of the Seattle Art Museum.

Sam Vernon

Sam Vernon & graphic designer Loide Marwanga

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

Caz Phillips Reads at Elliott Bay

The esteemed, multi-award winning author Caryl “Caz” Phillips read from his new novel, The Lost Child, at the Elliott Bay Book Company, in Seattle, on March 23, 2015

Caz Phillips

Rick Simonson, Elliott Bay Book Company Head Buyer 

Saturday, March 07, 2015

Amanda Paredes and Chris Sheridan at Axis Pioneer Square

Amanda Paredes is showing work in ‟The Fallen,” at Axis Pioneer Square through March 27, 2015. The exhibition opened on March 5, during the Pioneer Square’s First Thursday Art Walk. ‟The Fallen” is loosely inspired by Dante’s Inferno and the show is a collaboration with figurative oil painter Chris Sheridan, whose work is not shown in this post.

Amanda Paredes (left) & Dana Van Nest