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The Curator: Sierra Stinson

Age: 26Neighborhood: Capitol HillFavorite Place in Seattle: The pedestrian bridge at Carkeek ParkGo-to Karaoke Song: “And She Was,” Talking Heads Sierra Stinson has nothing against art galleries. She just doesn’t need them. In December 2010,...
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The Educator: Diana Falchuk

Age: 34Current Neighborhood: Capitol HillKaraoke Song: “My Love,” Justin TimberlakeLast Book Read: Living and Loving Out Loud, Cornell West For Diana Falchuk, arts education is about healthy, working communities. She first learned about the...
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The Producer: Erik Blood

Age: 35Hometown: Seattle (by way of Tacoma)Current neighborhood: Capitol Hill Favorite place in Seattle: My couchGo-to karaoke song: “Life On Mars,” David Bowie Seattle’s most iconic music is defined as much by producers as it is by bands. The...
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The Ringmaster: Jake Stratton

Age: 41Neighborhood: WallingfordFavorite Place: Lake View CemeteryLast Book Read: A Lion’s Tale, Chris Jericho In geek culture, Jake Stratton is Seattle’s P.T. Barnum. The Indiana native built his following in the mid-’90s as the owner of...
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The Crusader: Andrew Russell

Age: 28Hometown: West Lafayette, Ind., amid the cornfields and horses Current Neighborhood: Capitol Hill Pets: Bike, Specialized Tricross, unnamed Last Book Read: David Rakoff’s Half Empty “At a time when it seems there is no place for the artist...
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The Savant: Dave Pezzner

Age: 36Hometown: SeattleCurrent neighborhood: Central DistrictPets: None. But I have kids, which are like pets.Favorite place in Seattle: The Canterbury on 15th Whether it’s sound design for prime time TV commercials or house music for underground...
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The Organizers: Chad Clibborn & Kevin Sur

Ages: 35Hometown: Mercer Island, Wash; Foster City, Calif.Current Neighborhood: BallardFavorite place in Seattle: Anywhere on the water fishing; the $3 record bins at Fremont Vintage Mall Used to be that indie record labels were the channel through...
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The Agency: Dumb Eyes

Age: 6Current Neighborhood: Capitol HillFavorite Color: PinkFavorite Tech Toy: HAL 9000 Dumb Eyes is a source of bold design, blazing colors and unusual layouts. The creative agency has a magazine (I Want You), throws parties (Penetration), and...
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The Philosophers: Zoe Scofield & Juniper Shuey

Ages: 33, 36Hometown: Gainesville, Ga., Santa Cruz, Calif.Current Neighborhood: “Capitol Thrill”Pets: Leolo (Malamute dog), Ping (cat) Juniper Shuey was a photographer and video artist. Zoe Scofield was a dancer and choreographer. Then they met,...
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The Allies: Catherine Harris-White & Stasia Irons

Age: 25; 26Hometown: SF/Pahoa/Sea-Town; TacomaCurrent Neighborhood: Central DistrictFavorite Place in Seattle: The trees; Lake Washington Blvd.Last Book Read: Parable of the Talents by Octavia Butler; Harlem is Nowhere by Sharifa Rhodes-Pitts Love,...
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The Filmmaker: Shaun Scott

Age: 27Neighborhood: University DistrictFavorite Color: BlackLast Book Read: The Jordan Rules, Sam SmithFavorite Movie: NetworkIn the age of affordable laptop editing suites, Shaun Scott can make what he wants when he wants. And he does.The...
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The Mystery: No Touching Ground

Age: unknownLast book read: Cities of the Plain by Cormac McCarthyRecent personal achievement: Captaining a fishing boat No Touching Ground started with an eagle. Drawn one night years ago in a Pioneer Square loft, “Man in Flight”—an eagle...