The Museum of Contemporary Craft doesn't exactly sound like the most exciting museum in the world, but thanks to its current Manuf®actured exhibit, it just about is. The show contains the work of many artists from around the world, and it is a study on...

Artists of all different styles are constantly posting their work on REDEFINE's MySpace site, and once in a while, an artist posts something interesting. Philippe Jusforgues' collage works place awkward images of oddly-positioned humans atop vintage images of interiors and exteriors. The viewer gets the impression...

JEREMY GREGORY With chalkboard paint, colored pencils, and colors that really pop off their black backgrounds, Jeremy Gregory's works are always guaranteed to appeal to a wide array of individuals. The last time I came across one of his shows at Snowboard Connection, he did something...

Of Montreal is a band that has seen success as the result of good music (arguable), but also good marketing (possibly also arguable, but not as much). First, their music video for "Wraith Pinned To The Mist And Other Games," featuring cutsy-wootsy pop art animation, garnered...

Urging people to vote with posters is not a new thing, but urging people to vote with limited edition silk-screened wood boards does seem a little more unique. Olympia artist Nikki McClure's artwork will be showcased on the traveling train art tour, Vote For Survival. On...

Coming in three days is a show in Escondido, California, that features the works of three technically proficient artists all bonded by an unconventional, twisted flair. Here's what you can expect in Distinction Gallery's upcoming show. First, there's Scott Brooks. His warm-colored works feature warped characters...

We wrote about the Free Sheep Foundation months ago, but their music and art combining antics just keep getting more frequent, more relevant, and more unpredictable. Here's what their upcoming October calendar looks like...

A week and a half ago, I was in Barcelona and stumbled a protest that seemed well-organized and was immediately engaging. With my limited Spanish, I managed to pick up slogans like, "Beauty is not for sale," and "Barcelona is dead." It became immediately obvious...

Contemporary art really gets a bad rap sometimes. A canvas painted solid blue or an collage of abstract shapes might catch the eye of some, but it simply can't be understood by everyone. Maquinas & Almas, Arte Digital Y Nuevos Medios (Machines & Souls, Digital...

It seems like just yesterday that the Seattle urban art non-profit Artifakt was started. Run by dozens of volunteers, Artifakt brings in fresh artists and live music to nearly all of their events and have really made quite a name for themselves in the last...