Seattle, WA - Treason Gallery and Avenue Des Arts are pleased to announce their pop-up group exhibition “VICE & VIRTUE.” Opening reception will be held on Friday, August 3rd at the Piranha Shop from 7pm-10pm, in conjunction with the third annual Seattle Art Fair.
Founded in 2013 by Dimitri Lorin, a native Parisian, Avenue des Arts is a Hong Kong and Los Angeles based gallery also providing advisory and consultancy services. Representing notable artists in the urban contemporary genre, Avenue Des Arts presents a dynamic program in two of the epicenters of the contemporary art movement.
Treason Gallery is a Seattle based contemporary art gallery with a commitment to art and artists making an impact around the world. The gallery represents an internationally celebrated roster on a local platform, adding to a larger, global conversation about the visual arts. Located in the heart of Pioneer Square, Treason Gallery offers an approachable attitude to the art culture that the historic Pioneer Square has fostered for decades.
Vice & Virtue seeks to be an attractive and exciting satellite programming to the third annual Seattle Art Fair. Highlighting a selection of ten artists from around the globe, Vice & Virtue consists of five artists from each gallery’s roster. Each artist stands out in their unique approach, whether it be subject matter, medium, or language of the work. Vice & Virtue aims to provide viewers a well-rounded glimpse into the global contemporary art movement. This unique exhibition will be the first time many of these artists have exhibited in the Pacific Northwest.
Artist Line Up
Brett Crawford - Bisco Smith - Charlie Edmiston - Duffyleg - Frankzilla - John Sarkis - PEZ - Pixel Pancho - Tavar Zawacki - Swoon
Additionally, VICE & VIRTUE will feature a partnership with Art Money, an exciting program that enables buyers to pay for artwork over 10 months, no interest. Currently offered by over 700 galleries world-wide, Art Money aims to help consumers enjoy art, support local artists & galleries, and contribute to the long-term sustainability of local art and culture.
Join us at the opening reception on Friday, August 3rd from 7pm-10pm at The Piranha Shop located in Pioneer Square, 1022 1st Ave S, Seattle WA 98134
More info available: WWW.TREASONGALLERY.COM/VICEANDVIRTUE