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January 12 Events

January 12 - March 2, Winston Wachter

#fromwhereistand by Arit Gordon

Winston Wächter is proud to announce the group exhibition #fromwhereistand. #fromwhereistand is an Israeli photography exhibition, curated by Tel Aviv native and Seattle resident, Arit Gordon. Gordon wanted to share the love of her home and its richness in artistic talent. Since moving, her perspective has changed, and through this exhibition we see her view of Israel through the eyes of photographers Yair Barak, Asaf Gam Hacohen, and Gidon Levin.

January 12, 9:00 pm, Evolv Fitness of Seattle

Jello Underground

The ladies of JelloUnderground are back for Fight Night Kickoff, the first event of 2019. Join us for an epic evening of competition and stage theatrics, a diverse cast battling for the championship belt, loud music and lots of jello shots. It’s a unique environment to say the least, occurring in a legitimately underground venue with full-size wrestling ring, centrally located in the South Lake Union neighborhood. Reigning champion G.I. Jen will defend her title against an array of badass wrestlers, both returning and new. Don’t miss all of the action at the only female-produced jello wrestling show in the world. This is a one-night-only event that people will be talking about well into the new year. Sponsored by Artful Dodger Tattoo.

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Saturday, January 12, 2019
Doors at 9pm, Show at 10pm
$15 ADV / $20 DOS

Evolv Fitness
1317 Republican St, Seattle, WA 98109
www.evolvseattle.com
(206) 294-5884

Founded in 2009, Jello Underground is a Seattle-based jello wrestling showcase produced and performed by women. The show blends the excitement of competition with over-the-top stage theatrics for an empowering presentation that is loud, funny, messy and exhilaratin. Events take place at Evolv Fitness in South Lake Union, a special venue with full-size wrestling ring.

The event was chronicled in the award winning 2017 documentary short film Jello Underground, now streaming on Amazon Prime Video.

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

January 10-12, El Corazon

The Seattle Pop Punk Festival 2019

3 days of all PNW, all KILLR pop punk bands! Come visit us in Seattle!!!!

The Seattle Pop Punk Festival Day 1
The Seattle Pop Punk Festival Day 2
The Seattle Pop Punk Festival Day 3

January 10, 11, 12 2019

Tickets:
Day 1 – at the door only
Day 2 – https://ticketf.ly/2NPlWuO
Day 3 – https://ticketf.ly/2NPpltx
2 Day Passes – https://www.elcorazonseattle.com/event/1779794

Fest Stream: https://soundcloud.com/…/sets/seattle-pop-punk-festival-2019 …listen to the bands and get psyched for the show!

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.

Instagram

Giving Season: Spread the joy and make a difference in the lives of your South Lake Union neighbors by getting involved with these community organizations. >>link in bio
High and Dry: The new Wagner Education Center takes the Center for Wooden Boats from the shores of Lake Union to the center of the park. >>link in bio
Meet 2018’s Neddy Artist Award Winners.  Lakshmi Muirhead and Timea Tihanyi talk art, inspiration, and process. >>link in bio

65 Feet

height of the climbing wall at REI flagship store