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Mary Josephson and Gregory Grenon
To outward appearances the artist couple Gregory Grenon and Mary Josephson shared similar styles of eccentric figuration. But while Grenon portrayed a version of the feminine mystique, Josephson pays homage to classical models. More...


Julia Maiuri, "Mindscreen"
"Mindscreen" refers to a film practice that depicts what a character in thinking about. In her small paintings, which draw on or reflect film stills, Julia Maiuri mirrors this to deliberate about dreams and the unconscious. More...


John Geary, “Negative Sheep”
John Geary's "Negative Sheep" series of sculptures and paintings play with and pushes past cliches associated with the species. More...


Touring the Timken
The refurbished Timken Museum is a jewel box of art dating from the 14th - 20th century. Liz Goldner leads us through. More...


William Hernandez: I Wish I Could
The double aesthetic identity between William Hernandez's easel and mural painting is central to "I Wish I Could." Figures look away from one another, emphasizing isolation even in the presence of others. More...


Alternate Realities
Four of the West Coasts key abstractionists' connections and individual distinctions are succinctly revealed in "Alternate Realities." More...


McKay Otto, “Vanishing Vibrations”
McKay Otto's signature ethereal gridded paintings are paired with wall mounted light box assemblages centered on single words that reflect Otto's essential question: "Do we ever reach the unreachable ever ... ?" More...


Shingo Francis
Immaculate geometry and illusionistic effects all meet in Shingo Francis’s “Transparent Reflection” suite of paintings. More...


Carlos Villa
“Worlds in Collision” examines Carlos Villa’s emergent work of the 1970s and early 1980s focused on magic and mystery. More...


XO Seattle
The pop-up exhibition "Forest for the Trees," at the Seattle Rail Spur building, offered a portent of what is possible here. More...


Found Object Facsimile
Daniel McClain, Claudia Tarantino and Bill Abright employ illusionism to powerful effects all adept at tricking the brain. More...


Meret Oppenheim: My Exhibition
Many continue to identify Meret Oppenheim through one, singular youthful work, "Object," a fur-lined teacup. The retrospective corrects the record. She was a prolific experimenter with wide-ranging interests, as a half-century of her work here demonstrates. More...


Monica Aissa Martinez
Monica Aissa Martinez draws human figures and biological forms that challenge us to consider new realities and relationships. More...


Rick Silva, “PEAKING”
“PEAKING” is a site-specific installation by sound and video artist Rick Silva that questions how human beings impact nature, done with a lyricism and sense of enigma that merges high romanticism with futurism. More...


Pancho Jiménez
The ceramic sculptures of Pancho Jiménez continue the Bay Area tradition of ceramic satire, but in a subtler vein. These pseudo-artifacts feature cute mass-market imagery jumbled together as if engulfed in fire, flood, earthquake, or lava flow. More...


Liss LaFleur, “The Queer Birth Project”
Interdisciplinary artist Liss LaFleur serves as curator with renowned sociologist Katherine Sobering for the inaugural exhibition of “The Queer Birth Project,” which seeks to include queer women and the idea of gender nonconforming bodies in the conversation about motherhood. More...


Bibiana Suarez
In “De: Lata (What Gives Us Away),” Bibiana Suarez addresses the depictions of women on food packaging to prompt a purchase. More...


J.J. Martin
In "Role Models" J.J. Martin depicts Nobel Peace Prize recipients as jubilant stars, athletically fit, dressed in high fashion celebrities. More...


From Radicalism to Nostalgia
Art that initially was a shocking departure from aesthetic norms has a way of becoming increasingly comforting successor aesthetics. More...


Christina Quarles, Christopher Paul Jordan and Arnaldo James
To decipher Christina Quarles figurative images one must change focal points and piece things together. Christopher Paul Jordan paints delicately on old window and door screens salvaged from historically black neighborhoods in Tacoma, Washington. Arnaldo James’ vivid color photography is presented on large, slick digital screens. More...

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