Bratsa Bonifacho: SKALAMERIJA at Foster/White

Oct 22, 12 Bratsa Bonifacho: SKALAMERIJA at Foster/White

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Skalamerija 77 – 2012 – oil on canvas – 72 x 84 in. Bratsa Bonifacho’s show entitled Skalamerijais varied and at times uneven, but it offers plenty of striking and mysterious images. Bonifacho’s substrate (typography and soundbites) calls to mind the chaos of mass media—of a world constructed of...

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Butoh: The Dance of the Living Dead

Oct 24, 11 Butoh: The Dance of the Living Dead

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  Butoh, the Japanese “Dance of Darkness,” has been described as a lot of things: bizarre, gothic, perverse, sexy, wild, sensational. No such descriptions are adequate, and for many earnest butoh performers they are simply repugnant. Some purists claim that butoh cannot be explained or described at all (a position not at...

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This is Seattle Arts News

Jul 01, 11 This is Seattle Arts News

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Seattle is a young, mid-sized city, caught between rugged provincialism and high-tech pioneering. It is above all a pioneer town (not a mecca of media or publishing or politics or lifestyle), and it is not in spite of this, but because of this that it has long had an amazing arts community, which few would expect to find if they...

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