Saturday, March 22, 2014

Cherry Blossoms at the University of Washington

March 21, 2014

Another year. Another beautiful Spring day at the UW.

Not a cherry tree, but I like the backlighting.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Isamu Noguchi/Qi Baishi & Mark Tobey/Teng Baiye at the Frye Art Museum

Two new shows opened at the Frye Art Museum, in Seattle, on February 22, 2014. Isamu Noguchi and Qi Baishi: Beijing 1930 brings together works by the two artists and explores the little-known relationship between the two. Mark Tobey and Teng Baiye: Seattle/Shanghai examines the artistic and intellectual exchanges between these two artists. Each exhibitions run through March 25, 2014.

Isamu Noguchi and Qi Baishi: Beijing 1930 was organized jointly by the Noguchi Museum and the University of Michigan Museum of Art (UMMA). Natsu Oyobe, the associate curator of Asian art at the UMMA, was at the Frye during the installation and opening of the exhibition.

The following photos are from the exhibitions press conference:

 Jeffrey Hirsch, Natsu Oyobe, Jo-Anne Birnie Danzker & Scott Lawrimore

Friday, January 31, 2014

Albus Opens at M.I.A. Gallery

Albus, a show of work by photographer Justin Dingwall in collaboration with South African model Thando Hopa opened at M.I.A. Gallery, in Seattle, on January 30, 2014.

Gallerist Mariane Leinhardt speaks with David Tseklenis

Krar Collective at Town Hall

The Krar Collective, an Ethipian band, currently based in London, performed at Town Hall, in Seattle, on Friday, January 24, 2014.