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Introducing Kate Clark, City Light’s new Artist-in-Residence

Seattle City Light, in partnership with the Office of Arts & Culture (ARTS), has commissioned Kate Clark to be the utility’s Artist-in-Residence for approximately one year, starting in September 2021. Clark will work closely with City Light staff to learn about the utility’s operations and facilities, enabling her to create… [ Keep reading ]

Artists imagine alternate worlds in “Solar Utopias”

On February 12, 2021, 12 local artists shared their vision for the future in a series of short films titled Solar Utopias. The artists—Brent Watanabe, C. Davida Ingram, Clyde Petersen, coley mixan, D.K. Pan, Inye Wokoma, Satpreet Kahlon, Stefan Gruber, Susan Robb, Tracy Rector, Webster Crowell, and wynne greenwood— created… [ Keep reading ]

City Light Unveils New Public Artwork at its North Service Center

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, Seattle City Light, in collaboration with City of Seattle Arts & Culture, dedicated two new pieces to the artistic landscape surrounding the utility’s North Service Center. The two pieces “Undulating Currents” and “Licton Flow” were created by renowned artist W. Scott Trimble and commissioned with… [ Keep reading ]

Learn About Georgetown Steam Plant Graphic Novel Project at July 8 Open House

The Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, in partnership with Seattle City Light, has put out a call for submissions to write and illustrate a fictionalized graphic novel incorporating aspects of the Georgetown Steam Plant’s history. The chosen artist or team of artists will receive an $85,000 commission! Learn more at an open house July 8.

Seattle City Light Celebrates Seattle Center’s Next Fifty

Artist Adam Frank has created a living map of Seattle’s electrial distribution and energy use called CURRENT, which will be unveiled during the opening weekend celebration of The Next Fifty at the Seattle Center.

Adam Frank Chosen Seattle City Light Artist-in-residence

Adam Frank will work as artist-in-residence at Seattle City Light, where he will study the utility’s energy conservation programs and develop a series of innovative projects to bring awareness to energy conservation.

PBS to Feature City Light Art on ‘Craft in America’

“Cascades,” a glass and terrazzo art installation in the reception area of Seattle City Light’s headquarters in the Seattle Municipal Tower will be featured in the PBS show “Craft in America” Oct. 17.