History Cafe: Decoding Art in Seattle's Public SpacesName: History Cafe: Decoding Art in Seattle's Public SpacesDate: January 16, 2019Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM PSTWebsite: View EventEvent Description:Walk down any Seattle street, turn the corner, and you're likely to discover art enhancing the city's parks, plazas, and waterfront piers. From cedar totem poles to high-tech video installtions, the downtown area alone has more than 350 works of art for all to enjoy.
How did Seattle amass such a vast collection? What does it tell us about our city?
Join Jim Rupp, author or Art in Seattle's Public Sapces: From SoDo to South Lake Union, as he weaves through over 100 years of urban art collecting.