Seattle Design Festival takes on trust

Madeline Jo's 'SpaceBox' at the Bonneville Salt Flats. The Seattle Design Festival features a unique version of the installation. Photo by Michael Rivera

Beginning this weekend, a series of exhibitions, public art, discussions and events will address various civic issues.

Lawrence Pitre honors the Central District’s history

Lawrence Pitre in his studio. Photo by Margo Vansynghel

Inspired by Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series, Pitre’s We Are One series reflects the diversity of the neighborhood over time. The paintings are on view at Gallery 4Culture starting Thursday, Sept. 6.

Art Intervention!

"Little Bellevue Ice Age" by Jed Dunkerley

The City of Bellevue looks to a trio of unconventional Seattle artists to manifest a massive civic transformation.

Bob Jones’ paintings trace a lifetime

Photo by Margo Vansynghel

Robert Jones painted Winter Scene on a wooden toilet seat during one of his first winters on Beacon Hill in 1950. He would paint this scene, looking east from his house, many times until he died early this year at 99 years old.