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National Nordic Museum, Studio 54 and Beyond: The Photography of Hasse Persson

May 11 - August 25
National Nordic Museum, 2655 NW Market St
Seattle, WA 98107 United States
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Photo courtesy of Hasse Persson. This exhibition presents the black and white photography of Swedish photographer Hasse Persson. Offering a view of American pop culture, political figures and photographs of famed disco Studio 54, Persson's lens captured a moment of profound cultural change.

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The Frye Museum, Cauleen Smith: Give It or Leave It

June 1 - September 1
Frye Art Museum, 704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Multi-media artist Cauleen Smith utilizes installation, video and sculpture in an exhibition dedicated to a vibrant worldview. In centering the "black, feminist, and spiritual," Smith's work supplants the traditional notion of "take it or leave it" with one that offers more to her viewers. w

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Frye Museum, Jane Wong: After Preparing the Altar, the Ghosts Feast Feverishly

June 1 - September 1
Frye Art Museum, 704 Terry Ave
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Writer Jane Wong utilizes her personal history as a Chinese-American and daughter of immigrant restaurant-owners to speak to experiences of physical longing and spiritual hunger.

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Seattle Art Museum, Zanele Muholi: Somnyama Ngonyama

July 9 - November 3
Seattle Art Museum, 1300 First Ave
Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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Internationally recognized visual activist Zanele Muholi presents a series of dramatic portraits using classical conventions combined with unconventional materials to "pose critical questions about social injustice, human rights, and contested representations of the black body."

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Greg Kucera Gallery, Claudia Fitch: Raincoat

July 18 - August 24
Greg Kucera Gallery, 212 3rd Ave S
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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An installation of figurative ceramic works by Claudia Fitch uses fashion and pattern to create a sensation of quiet defiance. Fitch's female figures are remarkably expressive in their body language and yet manage to keep the viewer at arm's length.

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Method Gallery, Second Growth: Seam

July 19 - August 31
Method, 106 3rd Ave S
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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Seven artists of varying practices form Second Growth: Tonia Arehart, Kite Arner, Lalitha Bandaru, Lindsey Champlin, Sam Kuniholm, Matt Soma and Joe Wilkinson. For Seam, these diverse practitioners have used recycled consumer plastics as their medium for transforming METHOD's unique installation space.

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Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Robert Pruitt: New Drawings

August 1 - September 28
Koplin Del Rio Gallery, 313 Occidental Ave S
Seattle, WA 98104 United States
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The works of Houston-based artist Robert Pruitt link contemporary and art-historical references through the medium of portraiture. The African-american people that Pruitt portrays are by turns elegant, thoughtful, or even bored. The context we bring to these images: a lack of empathic representation of the black body in the lineage of western portraiture, is the […]

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