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...

Every art blog needs a little bit of nudity, right? I first saw this piece (and its counterparts) months and months ago, and I fell in love with the whole series instantly. Unfortunately, at $700 a pop, it's well past my price range. At least I...

Evidently Dave Barnes is a somewhat famous soul musician, but that's not the Dave Barnes we're talking about here. The Dave Barnes we're talking about is a Canadian artist and illustrator who combines gritty materials and dated colors with polished illustrations to form what he...

Since it carved out a hole for itself out of what was formerly the Snowboard Connection, the Canvas Gallery has really set itself apart from other galleries in the Pioneer Square area. Its prime location right below the 619 Building and its selection of diverse...

Castle Crashers is one of XBox Live's newest runaway hits. It brings back the side-scrolling video game action that those of us who grew up on Nintendo and Super Nintendo know so well. It's about time someone made a game that scrolled sideways and was...

This year, Seattle's arts and music festival, Bumbershoot, has followed in the steps of festivals around the world and gone carbon neutral. What that means is they've paid for all of the carbon that needs to be offset, including that created from round-trip travel for...

Artoleptic threw its first event last year, in the parking lot adjacent to the 619 Building and the Snowboard Connection. Some decent art pieces were created, but the sense of community was lacking, partially due to the fact that the event was barely publicized. Earlier this...

Are you obsessed with sticking crap on street poles? Then get your work published alongside artists like Zoso and Aaron Kraten! We covered this project in the Spring 2008 print issue of REDEFINE, but it's time the web got a taste of the Label 228 Project, an...

In this green day and age, people are constantly trying to find alternatives to paper. Now comes an alternative you may not even have heard of. POOP PAPER. That's right -- paper made of poop. Buffalo poo is the newest star in this movement of animal...