Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Jasmyne Keimig

The Vera Project Speaks Out About Climate Pledge Arena Construction

Tough times for Vera Project. Courtesy of Vera Project110-degree steam leaks. Repeated confrontations with maskless construction workers. Inaccessible entrances. Loud, building-shaking vibrations and noises. For the past two years, Seattle's beloved all-ages venue and non-profit The Vera Project has...

Slog AM: More Ferry Woes, González and Harrell Will Go Head to Head Tonight, Have You Considered “Twonka”?

Another mayoral rumble tonight: Seattle mayoral candidates Bruce Harrell and M. Lorena González are going to throw down their different visions for the city's economy and businesses in an hour-long televised debate tonight at 7 pm. It will be...

Slog PM: House Passes Bill Temporarily Raising Debt Ceiling, the Kraken Hit the Ice, and a Land Art Project on the National Register

Look at those spirals. 4Culture/Joe FreemanICYMI: Robert Morris's "Untitled Earthwork (Johnson Pit #30)," which calls SeaTac home, has been included on the National Register of Historic Places for "significant contributions to the broad patterns of history," embodiment of...

Seattle Sticker Patrol: God Is Fake

Jess Stein"Jacking Off is Fun & Cool"This is burned into my retinas. JK Thank you for bringing this one to life, Teenage Stepdad. Glad that Charles Entertainment Cheese is down with beating...

Slog AM: Northwest Carpenters Union Reaches Tentative Deal, Twitch Got Hacked, Zuckerberg Claps Back

Ugh, this guy. Getty PoolAfter almost three weeks of striking, the Northwest Carpenters Union has reached a tentative deal with Associated General Contractors. KIRO 7 reports that the strike is on hold until members can vote on the...

Slog PM: Durkan Presents Her 2021 Budget, City Council Votes on Renters' Protections, Can We Talk About the New Paul Thomas Anderson Trailer?

What has she got planned? NATE GOWDYMayor Durkan is dropping her 2022 budget plan this evening: And she wants more cops AND affordable housing, baby! In a preview of the plan by Daniel Beekman at the Seattle Times, Durkan's...

Art Mailbox: Drama Over New Interim ARTS Director, Immersive Van Gogh Installation Delayed, There's a New BLM Mural in Town

On Tuesday, two co-chairs of the Seattle Arts Commission resigned over Mayor Jenny Durkan's sudden appointment of former Center on Contemporary Art executive director Royal Alley-Barnes to the position of interim director of the Office of Arts and...

Respected Washington Painter Alden Mason Finally Gets a Retrospective—It’s a Vibrant Jolt of Color

I think Alden Mason's "Montezuma" should be the cover of a PNW punk band's EP. Bellevue Arts Museum/Emilie SmithIf you look at Alden Mason’s "Montezuma" (1985) from a distance, it's like looking at a different painting. Far away, the...

Slog AM: SPD's Fence Comes Down, U.S. Haiti Special Envoy Quits, Ferry Line Cutters Will Be Fined

The United States' special envoy to Haiti has resigned: In a letter announcing his resignation, Daniel Foote called the Biden administration's decision to deport Haitian refugees an "inhumane, counterproductive decision," reports the New York Times. Though the current administration...

Seattle Sticker Patrol: Plague Year Two

Jess Stein"Plague Year Two"Damn. JKThis absolutely depresses, especially since we'll probably be here for at least a year or two longer. See you turds in 2024. "Safe Seattle"If you don't know about Safe...

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