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Bumbershoot poster art and beyond coming to City Hall

We’re pleased to announce the 2010-2011 lineup of City Hall gallery exhibitions. Seven visual art and community exhibitions will be on display at City Hall from April 2010 to June 2011.

Improv for lunch this Thursday at City Hall

On Thursday, March 4 the Dave Peck Trio will fill City Hall with its rich, intuitive and harmonically complex jazz sound.

City Hall exhibition features Pratt Fine Arts Center artists

Pratt Fine Arts Center presents 50 artworks by 50 artists—Pratt instructors (past and present), scholarship recipients, visiting masters, youth participants and studio renters—at City Hall March 2 to April 13.

Legendary pianist to play City Hall Thursday

Jazz pianist Overton Berry’s career spans more than 50 years. Settle in to his easy-going piano style when Berry performs with his trio, noon, this Thursday at City Hall.

Double bill of chamber opera, music at City Hall Friday

Don’t miss an extraordinary double-bill performance by two of Seattle’s most daring music forces — Seattle Chamber Players and Pacific Musicworks, 12 – 1 p.m., this Friday at City Hall.

Bluesy songstress at City Hall Thursday

Get your groove on at City Hall with bluesy pop-rock songwriter Cristina Orbe, noon, Thursday, Feb. 4.  The free concert is part of Seattle Presents, the year-round concert series at City Hall. Stick around after the performance for an artist reception, 1 to 2 p.m., honoring Seattle artists Roosevelt Lewis… [ Keep reading ]

City Hall exhibition offers reflections on black history

Seattle artists Roosevelt Lewis and Marita Dingus honor the history of enslaved Africans in America in the exhibition Reflections on view at City Hall through Feb. 26. The show, which celebrates Black History Month (February), features two massive mixed-media sculptures, including the 60-foot Buddha as an African Enslaved; paintings; wood sculpture… [ Keep reading ]

Travel to Hawaii this Thursday at City Hall

Escape the post-holiday doldrums with Hawaiian ukulele star Taimane (Tie-mon-ee) from noon to 1 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 7, at City Hall. Taimane brings her fire-brand island soul to Seattle and jams with local uke-master Del Rey. The show is presented in partnership with the Hawaii Visitors and Convention Bureau. The… [ Keep reading ]

Gallery features emerging artists, reception Jan. 12

The final installment in a three-part exhibition of recently purchased portable artworks opened today at the Seattle Municipal Tower Gallery. The show features 19 artworks by 14 emerging Northwest artists and includes paintings, photographs, works on paper, sculpture and mixed media. The pieces are part of a larger recent purchase by Seattle City… [ Keep reading ]

Klezmer and medieval-choir music close 2009 concerts

Holiday spirit need a boost? Here’s our prescription. A measure of medieval-choir music and a dash of klezmer tunes. Tuesday, Dec. 15, the Medieval Women’s Choir sings Spanish and Italian holiday selections from noon to 1 p.m., at Seattle Municipal Tower, 700 Fifth Ave. The Klez Kats offer “joyous klezmer,… [ Keep reading ]