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December 31 Events

December 15 - February 6, Winston Wachter

I Am Ocean by Betsy Eby

Winston Wächter Fine Art is proud to announce our eighth solo exhibition with internationally acclaimed artist Betsy Eby. For years Eby has made her summer home on a small island off the coast of Maine. The ocean has been a constant companion and source of inspiration. With layers of thick encaustic, Eby creates frothy horizon lines and soothing layers of blue, translating the powerful presence of the ocean. This recent body of work captures the ocean’s ability to simultaneously calm and awe. I AM OCEAN is a tribute to the natural world, on which we all depend, and must learn to maintain and respect.

Betsy Eby has been exhibited widely across the United States and her works are held in the collections of the Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA, the Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA, the Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA, and several United States Embassies around the world.

Join Betsy Eby and Gage Executive Director Stefano Catalani in conversation Saturday, December 15th, 3-4pm.

October 24 - February 28, South Lake Union

Storefronts Program - South Lake Union Artists

Storefronts Program – South Lake Union Artists

Storefronts South Lake Union presents the last round of installations in 2018 – The year is comprised of three rounds themed around the concept of building relationships with cities, people, and nature. In this third round we explore the works of artists exploring issues relating to nature- a study of terrain, habitat, and the systems that support or degrade the very ground we stand on. Join us in reflecting on the strength and fragility of our shared Earth.” – Hanako O’Leary, Storefronts Program Coordinator

ARTIST: Todd Lawson
WORK ON DISPLAY: Amber Waves
LOCATION: Mercer

 

ARTIST: June Sekiguchi

WORK ON DISPLAY: Water Flow

LOCATION: Mercer

 

ARTIST: Henry Cowdery

WORK ON DISPLAY: Interglacial

LOCATION: Harrison East

 

ARTIST: Beth Howe

WORK ON DISPLAY: Iona Drawings

LOCATION: Republican

 

ARTIST: Graham Murtough

WORK ON DISPLAY: Resiting development, resisting ruin

LOCATION: Thomas East

 

ARTIST: Joy Hagen

WORK ON DISPLAY: Variations on a Theme

LOCATION: Thomas West

 

ARTIST: Melanie Masson

WORK ON DISPLAY: Passage

LOCATION: John

 

ARTIST: Danielle Dea

WORK ON DISPLAY: We are salt water

LOCATION: Harrison East

For Further Information Contact:
Hanako O’Leary
Storefronts Program Coordinator, Shunpike
info@shunpike.org
206 905 1026 ext. 104

December 31, 8:00 pm, Museum of Pop Culture (MoPop)

Seattle Indulgence New Years Bash 2018

Seattle Indulgence New Years Bash 2019

“Seattle #1 New Year’s Party 16 Years Running”

“There is no other Party like it, Party Under the Space Needle!”

“MoPoP Features a Massive LED Wall Countdown,

Featuring…the Midnight Fireworks’ Show for all to enjoy.”

Event Details INDULGENCE NYE This is the 14th Annual New Year’s Eve Party we have hosted and it continues to be Seattle’s Largest New Year Eve Bash with 2,500 attendees! All parties revolve around great experiences and varied music. This party offers 3 areas of LIVE entertainment and an exclusive VIP area. The party takes place on Sunday night, December 31, 2017. This is the biggest New Year’s Eve Party in Seattle! It is THE place to ring in the New Year! TICKETS: Early Bird GA: limited tickets starting from $79 Platinum VIP: $350 per person; 60 available tickets in total. The Platinum VIP Package is designed for guests with a distinct taste desiring a more Exclusive Experience at the largest New Year’s Eve Party in the Northwest! Delicious Dinner Hors D’oeuvres catered by Wolfgang Puck Catering and served from 9pm until midnight Private Entrance Upon Arrival and no waiting in long lines! Private Coat Check Private cash bar A Private Balcony overlooking the Sky Church main stage Special elevator-only access to private VIP room Luxurious furniture to provide posh seating Access to the exclusive Blue Lounge which was built for special guests. Private Restroom Note: All listed ticket prices include 5% Admissions Tax. Due to security reasons; No Ins-and-outs will be prohibited. Please understand this is for everyone’s safety. Fireworks show is only viewable from our LIVE Feed on our massive LED Wall located in the Main Room of MoPoP Museum. THE FABULOUS MUSEUM OF POP CULTURE (formerly the EMP Museum)! Address: 325 5th Ave N., Seattle, WA 98109 Step into Seattle’s most exciting building and participate in a total sensory experience! The Museum of Pop Culture is a one-of-a-kind museum combining interactive and interpretive exhibits. Featuring a world-class collection of artifacts, unique architecture, state-of-the-art technology, and exciting interactive presentations, the Museum of Pop Culture encourages visitors to experience the power and joy of music in its many forms. Visitors will take an unprecedented and technologically advanced journey that will inspire them to explore and celebrate music as never before. The Museum of Pop Culture includes more than 80,000 artifacts spanning over 140,000 sqft.

September 1 - February 10, Museum of History and Industry

WW1 America

Empires were destroyed, millions perished, and the world was upended by a war meant to end all others. Making its West Coast debut at MOHAI on September 1, 2018 through February 10, 2019 WW1 America tells the story of one of history’s most remarkable moments.

The WWI era—1914 to 1919—saw America transformed. It was a time of wrenching extremes that pulled Americans between the poles of fear and hope, between deepening cynicism and broadening optimism. Through original artifacts, images, voices, interactives and multimedia presentations, WW1 America tells the extraordinary stories of Americans—both legendary and unsung—during this turbulent time.

“The City of Seattle welcomes this opportunity to explore the causes and consequences of World War I,” said Seattle Mayor Tim Burgess, “and also to salute the generations of veterans in our region who have served the nation at home and abroad.”

This powerful exhibit will coincide with the centennial of Armistice Day on November 11, 2018 the day the war ended and an especially important day of international observance in 2018 (known in the United States as Veterans Day).

Developed by the Minnesota History Center in partnership with the National Constitution Center, the National World War I Museum and Memorial, the Oakland Museum of California and the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum, WW1 America illustrates how the past can help us understand our nation and our world today.

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20 million gallons

of water from Lake Union used to level Denny Hill