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Sanford Robinson Gifford - Seattle Art Museum 90.29. Mount Rainier, Bay of Tacoma - Puget Sound (1875)

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 53.3 x 102.9 cm. Inscriptions: S. R. Gifford 1875 (lower left); Mt. Reinier — Bay of Tacoma, Puget Sound–S.R. Gifford, pinxit 1875 (on the back, lower left). 17 more words

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Japanese Art Deco

This sleek, bronze beauty is an iconic example of the Art Deco style (c. 1920-1940) – one of my faves.  Its stylized lines, streamlined torso and pared down block feet exemplify the characteristics of this decadent decorative style. 156 more words


Pop Departures

Today, my roommate Alyssa and I visited the Seattle Art Museum. I’ve never been to this museum before, which is pretty ironic because I’ve gone to museums all over the world in cities like NYC, Amsterdam, London, and Paris, but somehow not the museum in the state I grew up in. 396 more words

Pop! Departures at Seattle Art Museum

Local? Near Seattle this weekend? There’s a great exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum! But only for another week!

 OCT 9 2014 – JAN 11 2015… 681 more words


Pop Departures

I saw Pop Departures at the Seattle Art Museum this weekend. I’m admittedly a little late, (the exhibition opened in October) but hey, I got there. 833 more words



As a child, Judy collected all manner of things: fossils, petrified wood, bird wings, seeds. At twenty she began work at the Seattle Art Museum, donating her massive collection, collecting more through travels abroad – used her own money to purchase the most exotic pieces in the museum. 75 more words

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Week 9: Seattle Art Museum Field Trip

During Week 9 our class took a field trip to the Seattle Art Museum to analyze their use of a way finding system. A wayfinding can be defined as a spatial problem solving system. 538 more words