Henry Art Gallery

Henry Art Gallery
15th Ave NE and NE 41st St
206-543-2280

About the Henry:
The only museum dedicated to contemporary art in our region, the Henry is internationally recognized for our groundbreaking exhibitions, for being on the edge of contemporary art and culture, and for being the first to premiere and sponsor new works by artists of note. Through individual experiences with art, we inspire visitors to upend their expectations and discover surprising connections.


Upcoming Events at Henry Art Gallery

Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Thursday, Oct 17, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Friday, Oct 18, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Saturday, Oct 19, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Sunday, Oct 20, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Wednesday, Oct 23, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Thursday, Oct 24, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Thursday, Oct 24, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Friday, Oct 25, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Friday, Oct 25, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Saturday, Oct 26, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Sunday, Oct 27, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Sunday, Oct 27, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Wednesday, Oct 30, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Thursday, Oct 31, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Carrie Yamaoka: recto/verso

Thursday, Oct 31, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Friday, Nov 1, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

Sunday, Nov 3, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Nov 7, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Nov 23, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Nov 24, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Nov 27, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Nov 28, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Nov 29, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Nov 30, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Dec 1, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Dec 4, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Dec 5, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Dec 6, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Dec 7, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Dec 8, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Dec 11, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Dec 12, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Dec 13, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Dec 14, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Dec 15, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Dec 18, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Dec 19, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Dec 20, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Dec 21, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Dec 22, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Dec 25, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Dec 26, 2019 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Dec 27, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Dec 28, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Dec 29, 2019 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Jan 1, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Jan 2, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Jan 3, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Jan 4, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Jan 5, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Jan 8, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Jan 9, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Jan 10, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Jan 11, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Jan 12, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Jan 15, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Jan 16, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Jan 17, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Jan 18, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Jan 19, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Jan 22, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Jan 23, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Jan 24, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Jan 25, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Jan 26, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Jan 29, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Jan 30, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Jan 31, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Feb 1, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Feb 2, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Feb 5, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Feb 6, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Feb 7, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Feb 8, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Feb 9, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Feb 12, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Feb 13, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Feb 14, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Feb 15, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Feb 16, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Feb 19, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Feb 20, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Feb 21, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Feb 22, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Feb 27, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Feb 28, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Feb 29, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Mar 1, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Mar 4, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Mar 5, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Mar 6, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Mar 7, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Mar 8, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Mar 11, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Mar 12, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Mar 13, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Mar 14, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Mar 15, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Mar 18, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Mar 19, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Mar 20, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Mar 21, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Mar 22, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Mar 26, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Mar 27, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Mar 28, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Mar 29, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Apr 1, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Apr 2, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Apr 3, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Apr 4, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Apr 5, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Apr 8, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Apr 9, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Apr 10, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Apr 11, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Apr 12, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Apr 15, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Apr 16, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Apr 17, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Apr 18, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Apr 19, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Wednesday, Apr 22, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Thursday, Apr 23, 2020 from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Friday, Apr 24, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Saturday, Apr 25, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

Sunday, Apr 26, 2020 from 11:00am to 4:00pm
Seattle, WA
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Exhibition: In Plain Sight

This group exhibition engages artists whose work addresses narratives, communities, and histories that are typically hidden or invisible in our public space (both conceptually and literally defined). The presenting artists approach the…

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Exhibition - Mazel Tov Group by Karl Haendel

This iteration of Viewpoints features Karl Haendel’s Mazel Tov Group (2006–7), a multi-part work comprised of drawings and a photograph arranged in the gallery according to the artist’s specifications. Known for his catalogue of…

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Exhibition - Between Bodies

This group exhibition includes sculpture, augmented reality, video, and sound-based works that delve into intimate exchanges and entwined relations between human and more-than-human bodies within contexts of ongoing ecological change. Ranging from…

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Exhibition - Edgar Arceneaux: Library of Black Lies

The unpacking and reconstruction of history is a central concern in Edgar Arceneaux’s (U.S., born 1972) installations, sculptures, and drawings. His work insists on questioning the singularity of truth typically proposed in accepted histories,…

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Exhibition - Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen

The first major United States solo exhibition of the influential Chilean-born artist, Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen traces the artist’s career-long commitment to exploring discarded and displaced materials, peoples, and landscapes.…

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Exhibition - The Time. The Place

The Time. The Place: Contemporary Art from the CollectionEntire BuildingThis fall, the Henry celebrates its ninetieth anniversary with the first museum-wide exhibition of the contemporary collection, featuring over fifty artworks by an international…

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Exhibition: Selections From The Collection In Dialogue At Henry Art Gallery

Selections From The Collection In Dialogue With Clock That ConstructIn conjunction with Clock That Construct, a selection of work from the Henry’s collection that addresses the performativity of identity and the individual and collective weight of…

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Exhibition: Doris Totten Chase At Henry Art Gallery

The first major retrospective of artist Doris Totten Chase (U.S., 1923 - 2008), this exhibition will include a selection of works created between 1956 and 2000 including paintings, drawings, sculptures, and videos. More prominently known in Seattle…

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Exhibition: Jacob Lawrence - Eight Studies For The Book Of Genesis At Henry Art Gallery

Organized in celebration of the centennial of the birth of revered American artist and University of Washington professor Jacob Lawrence (1917-2000), this exhibition features a suite of silkscreen prints that tell the Genesis narrative of creation…

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Exhibition: Summer Wheat - Full Circle At Henry Art Gallery

In this exhibition of large-scale paintings by New York-based artist Summer Wheat (U.S., born 1977) celestial bodies including the sun, moon, and stars are an entry point to engage themes of inner and outer space, both physical and psychological.…

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Exhibition: Fun No Fun Kraft Duntz At Henry Art Gallery

Fun No Fun Kraft Duntz Featuring Dawn CernyA commissioned work by Kraft Duntz, the Seattle-based artist/architect team of David Lipe, Matt Sellars, and Dan Webb, in collaboration with artist Dawn Cerny, takes over the large volume of the Henry’s…

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Exhibition - Body Parts

Collage Based Works Fracture Illusions Of wholenessThis exhibition spotlights works of art from the Henry's holdings and private, local collections that apply collage methods and strategies to figurative representation. Ranging from messy…

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Exhibition - Hiroshi Sugimoto: Catherine Parr

Hiroshi Sugimoto: Catherine Parr This iteration of Viewpoints features Hiroshi Sugimoto's photograph Catherine Parr (1999) accompanied by commentary by Brian Curless, professor of computer science and engineering; Susan Gaylard, associate professor…

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Exhibition - Ilse Bing: Modern Photographer

Between the late 1920s and the late 1950s, Ilse Bing (US, born Germany, 1899 – 1998) worked as an artist and commercial photographer in Germany, Paris, and New York. The self-taught photographer—widely published in European illustrated…

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Exhibition - Willem de Rooij: Bouquet XI

Willem de Rooij: Bouquet XI This summer, Bouquet XI (2014) by Dutch artist Willem de Rooij (Netherlands, born 1969), occupies the Henry's Test Site. Composed of flowers originating from the Middle East, Bouquet XI is created in collaboration with a…

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University of Washington 2015 MFA, MDes Thesis Exhibition

Each year, the Henry presents the University of Washington's School of Art, Art History, and Design's Master of Fine Arts and Master of Design thesis exhibition. Throughout their program, students consult with academic advisers and working artists…

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Exhibition - Canvas Constructions

Canvas Constructions: Karen Carson and Allan McCollum This exhibition pairs Four Panel Zipper Piece (1972) by Karen Carson (US, born 1943) with Constructed Painting: Rosamund (1971) by Allan McCollum (US, born 1944), two large-scale works that…

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Exhibition - Martin Creed: Work No. 360

Martin Creed: Work No. 360: Half the air in a given space The Henry is proud to present Work No. 360: Half the air in a given space by British multimedia artist Martin Creed (UK, born 1968). Part of a celebrated suite of pieces made with balloons,…

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Exhibition - Sanctum

Can surveillance systems generate cinematic narratives? An interactive art installation, Sanctum employs surveillance systems to generate cinematic narratives with social media content that matches the demographic profile of passers-by. “In an era…

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Exhibition - Irma Vep, The Last Breath

Indeterminacy Is a Different Type Of Knowing: The Henry presents the West Coast premiere of Michelle Handelman's multichannel video installation Irma Vep, The Last Breath. Irma Vep—an anagram for vampire—is the lead female character of…

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Exhibition - Ken Price: Tales of A Town

The Henry is pleased to present a focused exhibition of works by Ken Price (U.S., 1935 – 2012) dating from the late 1970s to the mid 1990s from the Henry’s permanent collection. Central to the exhibition is Heat Wave, a portfolio of prints…

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Exhibition - With Hidden Noise

Titled after Marcel Duchamp’s readymade of a ball of string held between two brass plates and containing a mysterious sound-making object, With Hidden Noise brings together sound works made from traditional instruments and field recordings, and…

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Exhibition - Summer Field Studies

Summer Field Studies is a presentation and interactive program series that invites visitors to explore contemporary art and ideas not only at the Museum, but out in the surrounding landscape.Artists, musicians, permaculture advocates, curators,…

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Exhibition - Wynne Greenwood: Notes on Tracy + The Plastics

This spring Seattle artist and musician Wynne Greenwood will present in the Test Site a new video archive of her multimedia project Notes on Tracy + the Plastics. From 1999 to 2006 Greenwood developed a series of performances in which she played all…

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Exhibition - The Brink: Anne Fenton

The Brink is a biennial award that spotlights the work of an artist who resides in Washington, Oregon, or British Columbia and is in the early stages of a promising professional career. This exhibition honors the recipient for his or her innovative…

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Exhibition - Parallel Practices: Joan Jonas and Gina Pane

Parallel Practices: Joan Jonas & Gina Pane brings together a selection of works by two artists born a short time apart who are renowned for their foundational contributions to the field of performance art. Jonas (U.S., born 1936) and Pane…

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Exhibition - Katinka Bock: A and I

Henry Art Gallery is proud to present Paris-based German sculptor Katinka Bock’s first solo exhibition in the United States.Using natural and found materials, such as clay, wood, stones, used zinc sheets, steel beams and other urban detritus, Bock…

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Exhibition - Danny Lyon: The Bikeriders

During the 1960s and 1970s several photographers, including Diane Arbus, Larry Clark, and Susan Meiselas, documented life on the fringes of society, providing a glimpse of counterculture from the inside out. These images were often published as…

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Exhibition - Design Lab: An Open Sketchbook on Aurora Avenue

A product of the golden era of automobiles that continues to function as a crucial component of Seattle’s urban fabric, Aurora Avenue operates on multiple scales and within multiple jurisdictions. This thoroughfare travels through many…

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Exhibition - Jason Dodge: What We Have Done

Jason Dodge is a sculptor who draws objects from everyday life to explore their narrative potential. What we have done. is the artist’s first comprehensive exhibition in North America and the premiere of two major works that dominate the Henry’s…

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Exhibition - Haegue Yang: Anachronistic Layers of Dispersion

In her solo exhibition at the Henry, Korean-born artist Haegue Yang takes over the museum’s East Gallery to present Towers on String – Variant Dispersed (2012/2013) and Field of Teleportation (2011). The towers constructed with venetian blinds…

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Exhibition - The Dowsing

Using fashion as a point of departure, the work of designer and artist Anna Telcs explores the liminal space between form, fashion, presentation, and performance. Her recent work attempts to question existing perceptions about manufacturing, worth,…

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Exhibition - Pipilotti Rist: A La Belle Etoile

Internationally acclaimed video artist Pipilotti Rist is highly regarded for optically exuberant work that engages viewers’ bodies and senses. This fall, the Henry presents Rist’s immersive projection A la belle étoile, in collaboration with…

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Exhibition - En Plein Air

En plein air presents work culled from the Henry’s permanent collection along with the work of the young French Algerian contemporary artist Neïl Beloufa. The exhibition broadly addresses how the practice of en plein air painting richly…

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Exhibition - Now Here is Also Nowhere: Part II

Now Here is also Nowhere is a two-part meditation and non-linear account of how—in making artworks about ideas and intangible concepts— artists continually question and destabilize the nature of the art object. The multi-generational exhibition…

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Exhibition - Like a Valentine: The Art of Jeffry Mitchell

For the past 25 years, Jeffry Mitchell has approached his artistic exploration of the shared human experiences of love, death, sex, and spiritual trial and redemption with sincerity and intuitive intelligence. His art radiates with a charming…

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Exhibition - Collected Stories: Books by Laurie Anderson

This fall the University of Washington was privileged to welcome to campus performance artist and contemporary music pioneer Laurie Anderson. In conjunction with her visit, the Henry’s Test Site presents a focused exhibition, Collected Stories:…

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Exhibition - From Public to Private

From Public to Private: The Evolution of Portrait Photography in Everyday American Life (1850-1900)The announcement of photography, in 1839, made portraiture accessible to more people than ever before, and by the 1850s, it had become the focus of a…

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