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Dr. Wilda Reviews: American Artist Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series at SAM

Moi joined the press preview of American Artist Jacob Lawrence’s series “The Migration Series” which was exhibited in it’s entirely from the collections of The Museum of Modern Art and The Phillips Collection at the Seattle Art Museum (SAM). 1,863 more words

Rainy Day in Seattle

The grey skies are endless in Seattle in the winter but that doesn’t stop us from exploring and having fun.  No way does rain deter true Seattlites-wet is the norm.  379 more words


Where I’m Bound: African Americans and Migration in Art and Life

It began with a poem! Reading the Langston Hughes poem One-Way Ticket inspired Jacob Lawrence to make a sketch of a train station waiting room filled with travelers, travelers like the ones seeking… 443 more words



The other two YSL Fashion Barbies at the Seattle Art Museum, created by Seattle artists and wearing authentic Yves Saint Laurent creations.



YSL... at SAM

YSL designed these very controversial see-through dresses in 1968.  On display at The Perfection of Style exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum.

Also causing a stir was Yves Saint Laurent’s multicolor silk velvet coat from his 1970 Haute Couture Collection.   11 more words


YSL...at SAM

A Short Evening Ensemble in the Spring-Summer 1971 Haute Coultre Collection.  A fringed raffia coat, neckline embroidered with brown wooden beads; ivory silk dress embroidered with wooden beads. 48 more words


YSL... at SAM

Yes, it’s Fashion Barbie modeling a famous dress designed by Yves Saint Laurent. ‘The Perfection of Style’ a wonderful exhibit at the Seattle Art Museum.  She is wearing a Cocktail Dress… an homage to Piet Mondrian. 8 more words