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Ashantilly Center welcomes two traveling...

JTwo typographic artists will visit the Ashantilly Centre, 1712 Bond Road, Darien, as part of their Summer of Mobile Moveable Type cross-country project. Sarah Budeski and Rosemary Middlebrook will be setting up their mobile studio from 4:30-6:30 p.m. Monday for a free event to demonstrate their printing process and display the work they’ve created so […]

From new location in Pioneer Square, Aru...

Neighborhood readings About a month after the coronavirus pandemic began to spread in Washington state, in the midst of that grim first winter lockdown, just about every business in Pioneer Square closed their windows. No one knew exactly how long the lockdown would last, or how people would react on empty streets. Murals began to […]

Lincoln Square Craftsmen & Makers Market

LINCOLN SQUARE – A pop-up market arrives at the Ainslie Arts Plaza from Saturday. The new Craftsmen and Manufacturers Market hosted by the Lincoln Square Ravenswood Chamber of Commerce will feature a rotating selection of local artists and makers selling a variety of select items. The market is open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. […]

Elaborate paper replica recreates full-s...

Craft design #printing #paper #sculpture All images © Lee Ji-hee, shared with permission After a meticulously constructed collection of meals and housewares, Korean artist Lee Ji-hee returns to a more mechanical subject with a life-size paper model of Heidelberg typography. Similar to her vintage film cameras, Lee’s press is an almost exact replica – she […]

South Street Seaport Museum Bowne & Co.

The South Street Seaport Museum has announced that as part of the 2021 Seaport Museum Open House season, Bowne & Co. will be hosting FREE outdoor letterpress printing demonstrations from June 11 through October 10, 2021 on Fridays and Saturdays, as well as entry to the 1885 Tall Ship Wavertree and outdoor exhibit on Pier […]

28 fun things to do this week (6.7.21)

Fingers crossed for the great weather this week. Must-see outdoor events include the Oakland Waterfront Boardwalk Boogie Day Party, Pride Movie Nights at Oracle Park and a “Soundwalk” Music Experience at GGP. Plus, plan ahead by purchasing return tickets from Hamilton at the Orpheum and at Banksy’s upcoming exhibition in SF; follow a typography workshop; […]

New Alamo Drafthouse theaters in Manhatt...

The saga of Alamo Raffle House keep on going. The movie theater chain has recently received a lot of unwanted attention, with both workplace hostility allegations against the company and an announcement in March revealing that Drafthouse had filed for bankruptcy. But now things appear to be improving as the Drafthouse has revealed they will […]