Artist: Chris Salmonson
Venue: Populuxe Brewing / 826 NW 49th St
Event: May 17th 6pm - 9pm - Stop in for a buck off your beer!
Showing: May 1st - May 31st
After taking a break from painting that spanned a number of years, Chris has returned depicting lesser known historical subjects. This series covers the early 20th Century Denny Regrade project that drastically altered the landscape of Seattle to make room for expansion. The colors may look like fantasy but the landscapes were reality.
Artist: Alexander Williamson www.Somainkdesigns.com somaink.com
Venue: Populuxe Brewing / 826B N 49th St
Showing: May 2nd - June 1st
Come meet Populuxe's featured artist for May during Ballard Night Out on May 18th, 6pm - 9pm.
Alexander Williamson is a Seattle based visual artist. The event is a sampling of 4 shows in one. Ranging from vivid anatomical skull paintings, to realistic mushroom illustrations with a flair of the enchanted, a completely unique genre he created using mushroom spore prints as artwork and lastly, the surreal Northwest Landscapes and Animals collection.
His current showing at Populuxe includes A Northwest themed Acrylic Painting series which is rich in surrealism and popart imagery. Along side paintings, you will find Surreal Sumi Ink Illustrations and scientific illustrations of various animal skulls and mushroom species.
Ballard Night Out is presented by Greater Ballard Arts - supporting arts and cultural events in Ballard's 98107 & 98117 zip codes.