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E.g., 04/30/2017
Henry Art Gallery
Date
Aug 13
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Jun 04, 2017
Venue
Aug 13
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Jun 04, 2017

Opening this summer at the Henry is the second iteration of Trans Hirstory in 99 Objects, an ongoing series of exhibitions organized by Chris E. Vargas, Executive Director of the Museum of Transgender Hirstory &...

Trivia Night
Date
Mar 07
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Jun 06, 2017
Mar 07
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Jun 06, 2017

The Burke Museum presents a monthly pub quiz for science buffs, culture gurus, and museum lovers on the first Tuesday evening of each month. Bring your friends to the ...

Graduate Show
Date
Jun 07
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Jun 17, 2017
Venue
Jun 07
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Jun 17, 2017

Professional Night: Thursday, Jun. 8, 5–8pm

Family + Friends Night (open to the public): Friday, Jun. 9, 5-8pm

Jacob...

Date
Jun 11
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Jun 11, 2017
Venue
Jun 11
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Jun 11, 2017

Take a walk through the Henry and make a game! Families will think about how they navigate the world and take mini-expeditions into the galleries and nearby outdoor spaces. Do all maps lead somewhere? Are...

Portrait of an African-American woman who was enslaved.
Date
Feb 18
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Jun 18, 2017
Venue
Feb 18
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Jun 18, 2017

This iteration of Viewpoints features a photographic triptych by Carrie Mae Weems (U.S., born 1953) that was sourced from historic ethnographic photographs of an enslaved woman named Drana. Weems manipulated her source images, which were originally...

Art
Date
Jun 24
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Oct 08, 2017
Venue
Jun 24
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Oct 08, 2017

This upcoming iteration of Viewpoints features four drawings by Brian Jungen (British Columbia, born 1970) that raise questions about the perception and representation of Native identity in a context where traditional First Nations culture overlaps...

Jacob Lawrence Gallery
Date
Jun 27
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Feb 04, 2018
Jun 27
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Feb 04, 2018

Painting + Drawing Professor Zhi Lin has refocused attention on the forgotten yet vital history of the Chinese laborers from an iconic moment in American history. Lin’s paintings carry significant resonance in our region. Through...

Henry Art Gallery
Date
Jul 08
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Oct 01, 2017
Venue
Jul 08
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Oct 01, 2017

The first retrospective of artist Doris Totten Chase (U.S., 1923 - 2008), this exhibition will include a selection of works created between 1956 and 2000 including paintings, drawings, sculptures, and videos. More prominently known in...

Date
Jul 17
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Aug 18, 2017
Venue
Jul 17
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Aug 18, 2017

The Henry has teamed up with Hugo House to offer two sessions of their popular Scribes Summer Writing Camps at the museum. Open to middle and high school students of all skill levels, Scribes is an opportunity for teens to...

Constellation Art
Date
Mar 04
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Sep 10, 2017
Venue
Mar 04
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Sep 10, 2017

The Henry is pleased to present Fun. No Fun., a commissioned work by Kraft Duntz, the Seattle-based artist/architect team of David Lipe, Matt Sellars, and Dan Webb, in collaboration with artist Dawn Cerny. ...

Summer Wheat
Date
Mar 04
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Sep 17, 2017
Venue
Mar 04
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Sep 17, 2017

This exhibition of work by New York-based artist Summer Wheat (U.S., born 1977) features a suite of large-scale abstract-figurative paintings that serve as both portals to imaginary worlds and as mirrors that reflect interior states...

Henry Art Gallery
Date
Apr 08
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Oct 01, 2017
Venue
Apr 08
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Oct 01, 2017

Organized in celebration of the centennial of the birth of revered American artist and University of Washington professor Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000), this exhibition features a suite of silkscreen prints that tell the Genesis narrative of...

BANDALOOP
Date
Oct 05
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Oct 07, 2017
Venue
Oct 05
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Oct 07, 2017

A pioneer in vertical dance performance, BANDALOOP weaves dynamic physicality, intricate choreography and the art of climbing to turn the dance fl oor on its side — performing on theaters, museums, skyscrapers, bridges, billboards...

Habib Koité
Date
Nov 04
Venue
Nov 04

Hailing from the West African nation of Mali, guitarist and composer Habib Koité has been named the biggest pop star of the region by Rolling Stone. His artistry and magnetic personality have made him...

Nareh Arghamanyan
Date
Nov 08
Venue
Nov 08

Not yet 30, Armenian pianist Nareh Arghamanyan is already making headlines. The youngest pianist to ever win the Montreal International Musical Competition, her colorful tone and sparkling finger-work has earned her a place among...

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