Art

ROYA FALAHI/WENDY RED STAR ARTWORK  OPENING THURSDAY, July 9, 2015 6-9 pm (Show runs through 8/8/15)

ROYA FALAHI/WENDY RED STAR ARTWORK OPENING THURSDAY, July 9, 2015 6-9 pm (Show runs through 8/8/15)

In their two person show, “Roya Falahi/Wendy Red Star: Artwork,” the artists have made collaborative pieces as well as individual artworks. The pieces in the show are inspired by punk and heavy metal music, while referencing the poppy feel of Andy Warhol as well as the political realm of Jean-Michel Basquiat.  Most specifically referencing Warhol […]

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Retablos II – Contemporary Mexican Votive / Retablo Paintings. Opening Thursday, June 11. (Show runs through July 3, 2015)

Retablos II – Contemporary Mexican Votive / Retablo Paintings. Opening Thursday, June 11. (Show runs through July 3, 2015)

Opening Thursday, June 11, 2015. 6-9pm. FREE Mexican Votive / Retablo Paintings by: Daniel Alonso Vilchis Luis Angel Vilchis Hugo Alfredo Vilchis (Sons of the renowned Alfredo Vilchis Roque, (also known as “Leonardo de Vilchis”. Click HERE to see inside his studio.)   These paintings (oil on metal) come from the 500-year-old tradition of votive paintings, […]

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col·li·sion: Jacob Dixon, Specs Wizard, Sir Froderick. Opening Thursday, May 14, 2015 6-9pm (Show runs through 6/6/15)

col·li·sion: Jacob Dixon, Specs Wizard, Sir Froderick. Opening Thursday, May 14, 2015 6-9pm (Show runs through 6/6/15)

col·li·sion kəˈliZHən/noun 3. (General Physics) an event in which two or more bodies or particles come together with a resulting change of direction and energy Vermillion’s newest show asks the question: “Does the kinetic energy of a piece change when viewed with work derived from another artists?” This one-time experiment, a brainchild of artists Jacob […]

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Coded Landcapes: Cable Griffith & Sarah Teasdale Opening Thursday, April 9, 2015 6-9pm (Show runs through 5/9/15)

Coded Landcapes: Cable Griffith & Sarah Teasdale Opening Thursday, April 9, 2015 6-9pm (Show runs through 5/9/15)

Cable Griffith and Sarah Teasdale’s paintings use systems of pattern-based image construction to translate the exterior landscape for interior spaces.  References to  8-bit imagery, wallpaper, and hieroglyphics suggest a language that melds both ancient and current codes of representation. Griffith’s invented world is visually constructed from an accumulation of basic forms – influenced by nature, […]

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Press

Vangurd Press: French Night “Hôtel Gainsbourg”: July 19 at Vermillion

Vangurd Press: French Night “Hôtel Gainsbourg”: July 19 at Vermillion

French Night “Hôtel Gainsbourg”: July 19 at Vermillion T.s. Flock July 16, 2015 Music and Dance, VS Daily 0 Comments Was Bastille Day too brief a fête for you and the Francophiles in your life? Never fear. Hôtel Gainsbourg at Vermillion is a (mostly) weekly event celebrating French film and music.Perhaps “celebrating” is too strong […]

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A GIF Comic Tour of Bruce Bickford’s Magical Home Animation Studio in SeaTac, WA

A GIF Comic Tour of Bruce Bickford’s Magical Home Animation Studio in SeaTac, WA

The famed Frank Zappa collaborator and claymation master walks us through his incredible, crazy garage. By Kelton Sears Wed., Jan 21 2015 at 05:27PM Bickford in his living room, where he spends most his time drawing vampires nowadays. Photo by Kelton Sears. Getting to spend a day with local animation legend Bruce Bickford for my […]

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Seattle Weekly by Kelton Sears

Seattle Weekly by Kelton Sears

Bruce Bickford Vs. Time Famed for the stop-motion movies he created for Frank Zappa in the ’70s, the artist hopes to finish his magnum opus for a new generation of fans. By Kelton Sears Tue., Jan 13 2015 at 05:31PM   Bickford at a Des Moines store where he likes to draw. Photos by Kelton […]

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Best of King 5 – Vote Here!

Best of King 5 – Vote Here!

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Vermillion Blog

Be Love(d) Fundraiser at Fremont Abbey

Be Love(d) Fundraiser at Fremont Abbey

This isn’t happening here but it’s for a worthy cause: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/516463 Be Love(d) For some the holidays represent joy and community, while for others they represent the lack of. Be Love(d): Be love and Be loved is a show to give to those in need as well as to each other. We will do this […]

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Welcome

Welcome

The Vermillion blog is a place where  employees and friends of Vermillion, etc… have a forum to post whatever they want. Contributors will be added shortly. Let us know if you would like us to add you or if you have an RSS fed blog that fits our context.

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Things We Like

ARTIST TRUST  2015 GRANTS FOR ARTIST PROJECTS (GAP)  IS NOW OPEN!

ARTIST TRUST 2015 GRANTS FOR ARTIST PROJECTS (GAP) IS NOW OPEN!

ARTIST TRUST 2015 GRANTS FOR ARTIST PROJECTS (GAP) IS NOW OPEN!   Artist Trust is pleased to announce that Washington State artists can now apply for the Artist Trust 2015 Grants for Artist Projects (GAP) through May 18, 2015. A total of $90,000 will be awarded to 61 recipients across Washington State in all artistic […]

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RECORD-BREAKING ARTIST TRUST 2015 BENEFIT ART AUCTION: OVER $500,000 RAISED!

RECORD-BREAKING ARTIST TRUST 2015 BENEFIT ART AUCTION: OVER $500,000 RAISED!

RECORD-BREAKING ARTIST TRUST 2015 BENEFIT ART AUCTION: OVER $500,000 RAISED!   Seattle, WA – On Saturday evening, March 7th, Artist Trust hosted its annual gala art auction, showcasing the donated work of more than 125 Washington State artists. This year’s record-breaking event raised over $500,000, which is more than a 30% increase over the previous […]

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Cafe Pettirosso

Cafe Pettirosso

What Is Café Pettirosso About?  “Respite.” – Susan Kelleher Seattle Times Review, December 21st 2012 Café Pettirosso has had many forms since Robin Wright started it as a coffee cart. Yuki and Miki Sodos, sisters and co-owners of Bang Bang Café reopened Café Pettirosso in 2011. No stranger to the community surrounding the café, Yuki […]

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Vanguard Seattle Magazine

Vanguard Seattle Magazine

        The latest from Vanguard, online art, fashion and culture magazine: On The Town: Seattle Polo Party 2015 Shunpike Unveils 8 New Storefront Installations in South Lake Union On The Town: SAM Remix, Summer 2015 Prairie Underground Celebrates a Decade of Fashion and Art Meet Designer Rebecca Minkoff on August 28 at […]

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In The Hood

Annex Theater Presents: Bunnies 4/24-5/16 Thurs-Sat 8pm

Annex Theater Presents: Bunnies 4/24-5/16 Thurs-Sat 8pm

  This FRIDAY walk on the wild side with Keiko Green’s Bunnies!   The Bunnies are coming! When you pair a modern ecological morality tale with a tribute to the Greek tragedy The Bacchae, wonderful weirdness is sure to follow. Join Annex for Keiko Green‘s Bunnies, in which a warren of abandoned bunnies in Woodland […]

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Emily Pothast at Hedreen Gallery Sunday, February 22, 2015 6pm FREE

Emily Pothast at Hedreen Gallery Sunday, February 22, 2015 6pm FREE

Spring Arts: Emily Pothast Looks for the Infinity Inside The artist surveys depictions of divine experience, aided by William Blake and seven-eyed lambs. By Kelton Sears Tue., Feb 10 2015 at 07:33PM This clip from Pothast’s lecture happens to include a few of her favorite things: video feedback, infinity and eyeballs. Pothast in her Central […]

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Go Shopping Here: No Parking on Pike

Go Shopping Here: No Parking on Pike

Purveyor of Fine Oddities & Fabulous Vintage Treasures Some of Our Treasures: Vintage Jewelry • 1950’s Skinny Ties • Skulls • Vintage Fur Hats • Star Clocks • 1940’s Daisy Air Rifle • Vintage Barware • Starsky & Hutch Record Player • Justin Cowboy Boots • Tiki • Vintage Fedoras • Vintage Religious Icons • […]

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Events

Sundays: French Night “Hôtel Gainsbourg” 6pm – close

Sundays: French Night “Hôtel Gainsbourg” 6pm – close

Hôtel Gainsbourg Sundays French film, music and sublime despair to cure your ennui. Dance if you must So-called “happy hour” all evening 19h00 jusqu’à la fin Vermillion, 1508 11th Ave, Seattle Featuring: -Host Don M. W.: yours in constancy, prepared to guide you on an awakening—or beating down—of taste -DJ Zack: the one the only […]

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Check Facebook for the most current events

    >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> Our Calendar is on the sidebar to your right >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>> We have all kinds of events here: Art openings, poetry and book readings, music and dance installations, DJ’s, non-profit fundraisers and more. If you are interested in booking anything or have questions, please contact us via email: email@vermillionseattle.com or use our contact […]

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