Artwork + Flight at Seattle’s Museum of Flight

Artwork + Flight at Seattle’s Museum of Flight

Artwork + Flight at Seattle’s Museum of Flight

(Handpainted Mural by Joe Nix)

Seattle’s Museum of Flight is already well-known as the biggest nonprofit air & area museum.

Now the sprawling aviation museum is making a bid for being well-known for commissioning and exhibiting artwork.

The Museum of Flight’s Art+Flight undertaking, working by means of January 7, 2024, consists of dozens of artworks in all mediums by over 30 artists.

Included are three newly commissioned murals and an set up drawn from the Museum’s personal artwork assortment.

Listed below are just some items included within the present.

Aura (beneath), by RYAN! Feddersen depicts the size of human-made area junk that orbits Earth.

Viewers are invited to attempt to spot 8 of the estimated 27,000-35,000 items of area junk presently being tracked. The record features a digicam, a glove, a pair of pliers, a spatula, a thermal blanket, a instrument bag, a toothbrush, and a wrench.

Jeffrey Veregge mixes Native American traditions with up to date methods in his “Salish Geek” model. He has two items within the Juried Group Present: We Selected (Apollo Program), and Re-Entry (Area Shuttle Program).

These items, Valenci 4 and Thorania, are by glass sculptor Rik Allen.

And Jhun Carpio’s Artemis SLS Rocket is made with picket stirrers and toothpicks.

Along with the works on show, the Museum of Flight’s Artwork + Flight undertaking is internet hosting an artist-in-residence, and presenting arts packages, artist lectures, an interactive mural undertaking, and loads of different actions by means of January 7, 2024.

The Caught on the Airport arts groups is heading to the exhibit this weekend, so keep tuned for extra photographs from the present.

*All images courtesy Museum of Flight

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