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Preview Party: Making our Mark

  • Thursday, November 09, 2017:
  • 6:30 - 9:30 PM
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  • Add to calendar 2017-11-09 18:30:00 2017-11-09 21:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Preview Party: Making our Mark Bellevue Arts Museum BAM

Join us for an exclusive preview of the legacy exhibition Making Our Mark: Art by Pratt Teaching Artists. You'll enjoy the company of special guests, artists, and curators and be among the first to see this ambitious group show. Also on view are Humaira Abid's first solo museum exhibition Searching For Home and Walter McConnell's Itinerant Edens: A Measure of Disorder

Making Our Mark: Art by Pratt Teaching Artists is a commemorative exhibition celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Pratt Fine Arts Center. The exhibition features work from over 250 Pratt teaching artists throughout the organization’s influential history. Founded in 1976 to provide high-quality visual arts training in Seattle’s Central District—one of the city’s most economically and ethnically diverse neighborhoods—Pratt has been instrumental in shaping the arts landscape of the Pacific Northwest.

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Members: Free | Non-Members: $10


Also on view

Humaira Abid

Searching for Home

Searching for Home is Humaira Abid’s first solo museum exhibition in the United States. Abid is known for her bold, symbolically rich, and precisely realized wood sculptures and miniature paintings. Her work is at turns humorous and ironic, while her themes are timeless. 

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Walter McConnell

Itinerant Edens: A Measure of Disorder

Walter McConnell is best known for his unfired clay installations. For his exhibition at BAM McConnell will construct a series of elliptical vitrines bearing nude male figures set in landscapes of moist red clay. 

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