Women artists reflect on “Infinity Mirrors,” Yayoi Kusama’s legacy
by Mayumi Tsutakawa
Yayoi Kusama's influence and legacy is larger than playful colors and whimsical patterns.
Jul 19, 2017
Central District artist wants to raise “Black privilege”
by Christina Twu
What is Black privilege and how do you pass it on to your daughters? Rapper Yirim Seck is figuring it out.
Feb 8, 2017
Seattle Asian Art Museum gets an overhaul (but Asian art isn’t going anywhere)
by Alia Marsha
The iconic art deco building in Volunteer Park will soon be shuttered for a two-year renovation. But Seattle Asian Art Museum directors say it will be worth the wait.
Oct 25, 2016
SAM TALKS: Tumelo Mosaka discusses Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic on Thursday April 14
by Seattle Art Museum
SAM TALKS: Tumelo Mosaka discusses Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic on Thursday April 14, 7-8pm at the Seattle Art Museum's Nordstrom Lecture Hall.
Apr 12, 2016
‘Indigenous Beauty’ features 2,000 years of native art at Seattle Art Museum
by Justice Magraw
'Indigenous Beauty' opens at Seattle Art Museum and highlights American Indian Art from North America and the Pacific Northwest.
Feb 23, 2015
Pop-art from post-tsunami Japan comes to SAAM
by Emily Muirhead
The Japanese artist Mr. brings his first solo museum exhibition in the United States , a series titled “Live On,” to the Seattle Asian Art Museum (SAAM) beginning Friday Nov. 22nd.
Nov 21, 2014
Traveling film fest in NW to spark conversation on global issues
by Sarah Stuteville
Film Forward, a touring program that will show movies from around the world at various venues in Seattle and Tacoma next week, aims to start conversations about complex global topics.
Aug 30, 2013
Origami, shadows, and Hello Kitty: Japanese fashion hits SAM
by Hailey Way
The Seattle Art Museum’s new exhibit is a study in the cultural exchange between Japan and the US through fashion.
Jul 22, 2013
Women (not zombies) take over SAM: Elles exhibit pairs spectacular art with cynical marketing
by alma khasawnih
Oh my god! Run! Women are taking over the Seattle Art Museum! SAM is currently running two related exhibitions devoted to female artists from around the globe. The first Elles: Women Artists from the Centre Pompidou, Paris is a selection of the 200 works that were exhibited at Centre Pompidou in France since 2009. This […]
Oct 23, 2012