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Seattle Asian Art Museum

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1400 E Prospect St

Seattle, WA


HOURS:  fri-sun 10am-5pm.

ADMISSION:  adults $14.99; seniors & military (with ID) $12.99; students (with ID) & teens (15-18) $9.99; children 14 and under and members free. Free to all on the last Friday of the month. Tickets available online and onsite.

Opening Jan 14
Embodied Change: South Asian Art Across Time. Depictions of the human body ranging from ancient to contemporary times.

Boundless: Stories of Asian Art. Explore SAM’s renowned Asian art collection in a thematic presentation organized around 12 themes central to Asia’s arts and societies such as worship and celebration, visual arts and literature, and clothing and identity.

Be/longing: Contemporary Asian Art. Works by 12 notable contemporary artists, addressing topics such as individuals and their places in changing societies, the past and its lingering presence, and the ambiguity and complexity of gender.

Kenzan Tsutakawa-Chinn: Gather. An LED-light installation taking the shape of a canopy with a cross pattern found in both ikat and sashiko (stitch) textile.

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