The 280-square-foot cabins impart a monastic sensibility. Four compact, cedar-clad cabins are perched in the Santa Cruz Mountains overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Designed by Cass Calder Smith for the Djerassi Resident Artists Program—a...Show More Summary
Souvenirs aren't just mementos from a trip; they tell a story about the people, place, and time in which we're traveling. Learn the stories behind some of our favorite keepsakes.
With highlights including a major installation of salvaged Queensland timber by Indian artist Asim Waqif, and a major new work by South Korean artist Haegue Yang consisting of 1000 venetian blinds suspended elegantly in the iconic Watermall,...Show More Summary
Crossing their practices, pacific coast-located digital media artists Rick Silva and Nicolas Sassoon reflect how human beings and new technologies affect natural landscapes.
The Orange County Museum of Art presents the second installment of The Pacific Project video art series. The museum is showcasing the work of Cambodian artist Khvay Samnang in his first U.S. solo exhibition. The presentation, which includes...Show More Summary
“Today it’s one of America’s leading companies: together with San Francisco, Pacific Northwest and Boston—Houston, some would say—it ranks in artistic success and national recognition right behind The Big Two: New York City Ballet and American Ballet Theatre. In other words, it’s a miracle.”
With their last Image Comics series, Great Pacific, writer Joe Harris and artist Martín Morazzo revealed their fascination with climate change and political intrigue by telling the story of a fugitive oil heir that settles the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Show More Summary
The J. Paul Getty Trust, whose grant-making wing has been the catalyst for the ongoing Pacific Standard Time series of region-wide, multi-exhibition looks at art in Southern California, dialed back the clock a bit and jumped a continent to play a part in a blockbuster art show of 2016: “Hieronymus...
The UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive presents MATRIX 258, featuring the work of artist and electroacoustic composer Tarek Atoui (b. 1980). Born in Lebanon and based in Paris, Atoui initiates and curates multidisciplinary interventions, concerts, performances, and workshops. Show More Summary
An ambitious mural project by renowned Chinese artist Qiu Zhijie will be the first work that visitors and passersby see at the new UC Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro and opening to the public on January 31, 2016. Show More Summary
The National Gallery announced today 10th September that ?Blue Pacific? by Sir Arthur Streeton is on long-term loan to the Gallery, the first time ever a painting by an Australian artist has been featured in the collection. The acclaimed 1890 work by the prolific landscape painter from Victoria, Australia has never before been seen in the UK. Show More Summary
The rotating current of the North Pacific Gyre contains in its ocean vortex a cloud of plastic debris constantly moving below the surface, a marine hazard nicknamed the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.
The massive Atlantic Yards megaproject in Brooklyn, now called Pacific Park, got a little prettier this weekend, as 10 local artists painted 820 feet of murals along Dean Street between Vanderbilt and Carlton avenues. Mike Perry, the artist behind...
Images courtesy of Pacific Park Arts This weekend, Mike Perry, the Brooklyn street artist behind Broad City's awesome animated intros selected nine artists to paint large-scale murals at Pacific Park Arts in Prospect Heights. Supported...Show More Summary
Dealers at the inaugural fair wanted to harness the newfound wealth of the tech class, and curators hoped to highlight a connection between Pacific Northwest and Pacific Rim culture and artists.
Sounds like: Big Data, Joywave, Pacific Air Song: Mating Ritual - I Wear Glasses What's so good? Turns out releasing a new single isn't all rainbows and puppies. Artists spend months fine-tuning a product, often-times detaching themselves...Show More Summary
VIETNAMESE FISHERMEN ON CYCLOS UNDERWATER This is a still from the 13-minute 2001 video by Jun Nguyen-Hatsushiba, an artist based in Ho Chi Minh City. Two of the artist's works will be part of Seattle Art Fair in the exhibition Thinking Currents, organized by Leeza Ahmady. Show More Summary
For an artist described as “Seattle’s king of mouth trumpet,” Aqueduct (real name David Terry) seems like a fairly normal dude. At least, that’s the vibe on his upcoming album, Wild Knights. Out July 14, Wild Knights is Pacific Northwest-style bedroom pop written by Aqueduct in an attempt to memorialize his past few years. Show More Summary
Ms. Körbes, who retired last year as a principal dancer at the Pacific Northwest Ballet, will become the associate artistic director in Los Angeles.
The United States is an amazing piece of real estate. The sprawling landscapes between the Atlantic and Pacific have always proved inspirational for artists, and our homegrown autos have generally been designed with road trips in mind. Presently, Memorial Day—created to honor the men and women who died serving in our armed forces—is...