August 2016 Art Walk

August 9, 2016

Thursday night is August Art Walk! Join us from 6 – 9pm on August 11th and spend the evening exploring multiple venues in West Seattle, each hosting unique local art, music, and more. Our participating artists, businesses, and organizations are excited to welcome the community to stop by and join in celebrating our vibrant art scene. Get out there and enjoy the summer weather, have a glass of wine, and experience local art direct from the source!

More About Art Walk:

This free art event encourages you to visit venues across greater West Seattle, both in The Junction and beyond. Many venues will also be inviting their featured artist(s) to meet the public and answer questions. The following businesses, organizations, and artists will be participating:

In The Junction:

Capers : Genna Draper, mixed-media painter and Holly Hueffed, ceramicist
4525 California Ave SW

Click! Design That Fits : Works by Brad Strain
4540 California Ave SW

Cupcake Royale
4556 California Ave SW

4458 California Ave SW

Wallflower Custom Framing : Heidi Ehrenberg “New Works”
4735 42nd Ave SW

Wild Rose’s Antiques & Gifts
4529 California Ave SW

Windermere Real Estate Hosted by Kim Tingley
4526 California Ave SW

Anastacia Renee at Twilight Gallery

In addition, Twilight Gallery (4306 SW Alaska St) will be hosting a special reception during Art Walk Thursday for Anastacia Renee Tolbert’s “9 Ounces: A One Woman Show”. Here’s a little more about this project:

A theatrical mixed-media project, 9 Ounces: A One Woman Show is an unkempt, de-ribbon- ed, narrative braid dangling with crooked parts and it unofficially yoga’s its way through the unexpected journey of a queer woman of color’s mid-life a-ha moment and extreme case of takotsubo’s cardiomyopathy. Using the audience as mirror, epiphany and diary, three narratives crochet themselves around evolving frames. Meet Luna, in(no)cent, truth-telling childlike ghost-angel, Saraphina filter-free wise counsel-spiritual matriarch and Alice an artist and writer wedged between four universal questions: Who the am I/not? What am I supposed to be doing? Why me? What’s for Dinner? Together, the three bravely and vulnerably traverse the what-now with humor, sadness and a longing wish to have a deeper appreciation and longstanding compassion for Alice’s 9-ounce heart and a goal to master downward dog.

Twilight will be hosting two nights – Friday, August 12 and Saturday, August 13 – where you can experience this unique performance art. Tickets are $10 and space is limited, so don’t miss out on your chance to be a part of one of the most exciting art events to come to West Seattle this year.

In Greater West Seattle:

Chill Massage Therapy & Modern Apothecary
6969 California Ave SW

Locöl Barley & Vine
7902 35th Ave SW

Viscon Cellars
5910 California Ave SW

West Seattle CellarsWorks by Sandy Simpson
6026 California Ave SW

Check out the Art Walk walking map here for the complete list of businesses and their locations. Also find information about this quarter’s featured artist, Genna Draper.

August 2016 Art Walk

Thursday, August 11th / 6-9pm / The Junction & Greater West Seattle

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