2024 Around Town Events

Numerous events will take place alongside Seattle Art Fair as part of Seattle Arts Week 2024. Seattle Art Fair shares a selection of these performances, exhibitions, and celebrations below.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM

AMERICA, AMERICAS – An Exhibition Featured by John Avendaño. Drawing inspiration from his roots in East L.A., John creates beautiful oil paintings bearing powerful messages of...
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Trash Talking: Michael Leavitt

Thursday, July 25, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Trash Talking is an art show with 100+ life-size replicas of politically-charged objects by Michael Leavitt. At once brutal and fun, these vibrant and visceral...
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The Artists’ Biennial at Oregon Contemporary

Friday, July 26, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Artists’ Biennial is a survey of works by visual and performing artists who are defining and advancing Oregon’s contemporary art landscape. Jackie Im and...
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Jam Fest

Presented by Wing Luke Museum and featuring Partners in Print
Friday, July 26, 2024 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

On Friday evening, July 26—within easy walking distance of the Seattle Art Fair—the Wing Luke Museum’s annual JamFest features music, performances, art, and hands-on activities for...
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"Fresh Perspectives" Artist/Curator Panel Discussion at TASWIRA

Friday, July 26, 2024 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Join TASWIRA on July 26th for “Fresh Perspectives,” an exclusive panel discussion delving into the transformative journey of self-actualization, the path into the art world,...
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Hanako O’Leary Art Talk and Origami workshop

Saturday, July 27, 2024 | 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Visit Gallery 4Culture on Saturday, July 27 from 11am to 12pm for an artist talk with Hanako O’Leary. Following the talk, from 12pm to 2pm,...
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Meet our Artists, Gallery Days and Open Studios

Presented by Actualize AiR
Saturday, July 27, 2024 | 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Actualize Artist in Residency (AiR) is a woman-run and woman-backed arts nonprofit providing long-term, zero-cost studio space to over 30 artists in downtown Seattle. For...
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2nd Annual Seattle Art Fair After Party at TASWIRA

Sunday, July 28, 2024 | 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Join us on July 28th for the Seattle Art Fair After Party at TASWIRA, celebrating the conclusion of the fair and a monumental moment for...
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First Thursday Art Walk in Pioneer Square

Presented by Alliance for Pioneer Square
Thursday, August 1, 2024 | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Join Seattle’s Original First Thursday Art Walk in Pioneer Square on August 1, 2024 . Here you’ll find the largest concentration of art galleries in...
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