Stories

IN RECOGNITION OF THE ARTISTS INVOLVED IN THE CENTERPIECE PROJECT & POLETURNERS UNION, LOCALE 360

Sunday, December 7, 2014
Thank you! As Pilchuck looks to the future we will provide new opportunities for artists to create work on campus and to show work in our Seattle exhibition space. As part of these changes, the Annual Auction Centerpiece Project has been canceled for 2015. We’d like to thank the many artists and designers who have participated in its success as

The Craft School Experience

Monday, November 10, 2014
Jim Baker, our fearless leader, joined the directors of four other US craft schools at SOFA CHICAGO this past weekend for a panel discussion on The Craft School Experience! Read more about it here: http://www.craftschools.us/news The Craft School Experience campaign was launched at SOFA CHICAGO last night! An exhibit booth is being staffed by directors

Method Gallery Opening Reception

Monday, November 3, 2014
The opening reception for Innovation: New Work from the 2013 Pilchuck Emerging Artist in Residence Program at Method Gallery is this Thursday November 6, 2–8pm. 2013 EAiRs Nathan Braunfeld, Erin Dickson, Karen Donnellan, Kim Harty, John Hogan, and Jesse Jennings will be showing new pieces resulting from their time as residents on campus last year.

Seattle Exhibition Space

Monday, November 3, 2014
Join us at our Seattle Exhibition Space for this First Thursday's art walk! We'll be showing selected prints from our 2014 Artists in Residence, featuring a collaborative piece by Lili Maya and James Rouvelle: http://www.mayarouvelle.com/ The exhibition includes work by Andrea Dezsö, Miyoshi Barosh, Bella Feldman, Amos Kennedy, Ruth King, and Tivon

Looking back at the 36th Annual Auction

Sunday, November 2, 2014
THANK YOU! This October 24th marked our 36th Annual Auction, the Black & White Gala. Thanks to the generosity of nearly 800 amazing supporters, we received more than $300,000 in donations from a record setting Fund the Future. We're thankful every day for the support shown by our dedicated community, and events like these are truly humbling. EVENT

People's Choice Scholarship

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Pilchuck on Display will feature our first ever PEOPLE'S CHOICE SCHOLARSHIP! Vote for the piece that inspires you most, submit it in our ballot box, and the winning artist will receive a full scholarship for a class during our 2015 Summer Program. Join us at The Westin Seattle October 23rd for this preview of the auction pieces, and the chance to support

Remembering Bennett McKnight

Wednesday, October 22, 2014
In recognition of the late Bennett McKnight's contributions to Pilchuck and the Seattle art community, we are working towards a full scholarship in his name. Please help us make this possible by donating to the effort here. Designate your donation to the Bennett McKnight Scholarship Fund. We are glad to share Bennett McKnight's slide lecture from Session

Black and White Gala Update

Friday, October 17, 2014
CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ONLINE CATALOG! ELECTRONIC BIDDING IN SILENT AUCTION OPENS FRIDAY OCTOBER 18, 2014 Click here to register for electronic bidding (must be a registered ticket holder or remote bidder). FRIDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2014 THE WESTIN SEATTLE 1900 5TH AVENUE SEATTLE, WASHINGTON

British Pilchuckers

Thursday, October 16, 2014
British Pilchuckers! 2015 Summer Program Instructor Yorgos Papadopoulos is hosting an open studio this weekend. Yorgos is a pioneer in laminated glass, and we are very lucky to have him teaching next year. Join him in his London studio, Look in Thy Glass, for a preview of his unique style and process. More info here:

Lights Out on Summer Courses

Monday, September 15, 2014
Summer at Pilchuck has come to a close, and with it the conclusion of our courses for 2014! We'd like to thank all the amazing students, instructors, artists in residence, artist assistants, teaching assistants, and seasonal staff that helped to make the summer such a success! It is so gratifying to witness the continued growth of the Pilchuck community