Eternal Spring: A Call to Artists

About a year ago, a friend studying in Copenhagen sent me a photo of a mural of a bright pink tree with wind blowing through it. While usually not the subject of my choosing, this tree’s vibrant almost feather like flora against the rich black background stuck with me for months. I pulled the photo out […]

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If ever nature creates a mural, she does it in spring.  This spring in Seattle, we find ourselves taking a deep breath and gearing up for summer, the dry(er) season, and our favorite season: mural season! We hope you will save the date for two wonderful events we have coming up that will help us do our best […]

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Time to Party!

Date: Friday April 25 Time: 7 p.m. – 12 a.m. Location: Fremont Foundry – 154 N. 35th St., Seattle, WA 98103 Live DJ: DJ Phosho Food Truck: Outside The Box: Paleo Food Truck Throughout the month of March, New Belgium & IGers Seattle challenged photographers of the Northwest to capture & share their best images […]

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New Video + GiveBig May 6th to Seattle Non-Profits

One week from today is GiveBIG, The Seattle Foundation’s one-day online charitable giving event designed to inspire people to give generously to nonprofit organizations that make our region a stronger, more vibrant community for all. Over 1,600 Seattle-area nonprofits will see donations matched that day. While we hope you will giveBIG to Urban ArtWorks, there are many organizations […]

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New Year

It’s my first official 2015 day at ArtWorks and I’ve declared Monday mornings a day of writing. A resolution, a routine, whatever you’d like to call it, but so far I’m 1 for 1 and feeling great about it. It’s the time after my first coffee, but before the emails, before the voicemails, before our […]

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