Tag: Seattle Public Utilities
New York City artist Jean Shin will create a permanent artwork for Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) new North Transfer Station at 1350 N. 34th St. Shin will work with SPU and the design team to integrate art into the new facility that will replace the existing station. Shin creates elaborate sculptures and[More]
Posted: May 22nd, 2013 under Art Beat, Public Art.
Tags: Jean Shin, North Transfer Station, Seattle Public Utilities, SPU
Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) recently purchased 12 artworks by eight Native American artists for its Portable Works Collection. The recent purchase, along with eight other artworks by six Native American from a previous purchase, will be on view at the Seattle Municipal Tower in the exhibition Native American Artwork in Seattle Public[More]
Posted: April 3rd, 2013 under Art Beat, Gallery, Public Art.
Tags: Native American artists, Native American artwork, Native American Artwork in Seattle Public Utilities' Collection, Seattle Municipal Tower Gallery, Seattle Public Utilities
We're seeking two-dimensional or three-dimensional artworks depicting weather-related or atmospheric phenomena for a competitive, direct purchase for Seattle Public Utilities' Portable Works Collection. Artwork should reference air, water, temperature or light and may or may not be representational. All types of media will be considered. Artists working in color are encouraged to[More]
Posted: December 19th, 2012 under Art Beat, Calls for Artists, Public Art.
Tags: atmosphere, Calls for artists, portable works collection, purchase, Seattle Public Utilities, weather
Stokley Towles’ takes his performance Stormwater: Life in the Gutter on the road this week. Check out the performance at 6:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 19, at the Good Shepherd Center, 4649 Sunnyside Ave. N. The performance is free and open to the public. Towles reveals the world of drainage and stormwater while[More]
Posted: October 17th, 2011 under Art Beat, News, Public Art.
Tags: Public Art, Seattle Public Utilities, SPU, Stokley Towles, stormwater
Posted: June 29th, 2011 under Art Beat, eNews, News.
Tags: arts jobs, City Hall, concert, Dedication, exhibition, Gallery, Mayor Mike McGinn, Mayor's Arts Awards, music, Public Art, Seattle Center, Seattle Municipal Tower Gallery, Seattle Presents, Seattle Public Utilities, temporary, visual arts, Youth arts
The Office of Arts & Cultural Affairs invites you to join the city of Seattle and Groundswell NW at the dedication celebration of A Salish Welcome, 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, July 17, at the Salmon Bay Natural Area. Salmon Bay Natural Area is located at 3419 NW 54th St., Seattle, along[More]
Posted: July 15th, 2010 under Art Beat, Events, Public Art.
Tags: artwork, Dedication, Public Art, sculpture, Seattle Public Utilities
The dedication of Marvin Oliver’s A Salish Welcome at Salmon Bay Natural Area has been moved to 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, July 17.[More]
Posted: June 8th, 2010 under Events, Public Art.
Tags: artwork, Dedication, Permanent, Public Art, Seattle Public Utilities
Join us to celebrate "A Salish Welcome" by Seattle artist Marvin Oliver at Salmon Bay Natural Area, 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, June 12. Also on June 12, we'll dedicate "Thornton Creek", a new artwork by Los Angeles artist Stephen Glassman, 1 to 3 p.m., at the public opening of Lake City's new Fire Station 39.[More]
Posted: May 27th, 2010 under Events, Public Art.
Tags: artwork, Dedication, Fire Department, Permanent, Public Art, Seattle Public Utilities
In case you missed the free screenings of our Water Calling short films last summer, Seattle Channel will broadcast the films on its cable channel in a two-part series beginning this Thursday, Feb. 25.[More]
Posted: February 25th, 2010 under Public Art.
Tags: film, Public Art, Seattle Channel, Seattle Public Utilities, Water Calling
We're partnering with Seattle Parks and Recreation and Seattle Public Utilities (SPU) to issue a call for two artists to complete public art projects at two new reservoir parks: West Seattle Reservoir at Westcrest Park and Maple Leaf Reservoir Park.[More]
Posted: February 4th, 2010 under Calls for Artists, Public Art.
Tags: artwork, Parks and Recreation, Permanent, Public Art, Seattle Public Utilities