Where Art + Flight Connect
CONNECTING ART WITH AEROSPACE HISTORY
Art+Flight offers sculpture, painting, photography, installation, and new media, to realize our feelings, enhance our perceptions, and remind us of the awe and joy of flight through the materiality of art.
EXPLORE THE ARTWORK
Preview dozens of artworks in all mediums by over 30 artists, including an Artist-in-Residence, three newly commissioned murals, a juried group show and an installation drawn from the Museum’s art collection.
A fantastical atmosphere where aircraft and elements are infused with colorful schematics and shifting scenery.
Vasquez’s inspiration for choosing these icons comes from ﬂight and more importantly, the feeling of freedom. The feeling that comes with ﬂight and the environmental connection to it.
Artist Nina Vichayapai explores the intersection between humans, the environment, survival, and innovation.
A colorful, motivational poster series that took inspiration from the psychedelic art of the 1960s.
A collection of sounds representing milestone events in the history of aviation, space exploration, and popular aviation-themed music broadcasted by speakers strategically placed along the length of the T. Evans Wyckoff Memorial bridge.
Ever since we’ve be going into space, we’ve been leaving debris behind. Aura is a figurative map depicting the scale of human-made space junk that orbits Earth.
Stephen Yates is a painter who has lived and worked in the Port Townsend, Washington area for over 40 years.
Jeffrey Milstein, based in Woodstock, New York, built a career in architecture before turning his focus to photography in 2000.
Joe Nix is a Northwest-born artist who often paints assemblages of engine parts, representative of all the delicate and resilient components that make them run.
Kevin McCarthy is a multimedia painter who has been based in the Seattle area since 1996. McCarthy combines artistic lessons from the past, and technology from the present to create visualizations of other worlds.
Nina Vichayapai is a Northwest-based artist who uses fabric as a language to reveal how surroundings embody humankind.
Kelsey Gallo is a Seattle-based illustrator and graphic designer, with a focus on print design.
ARTIST IN RESIDENCE:
Harriet Salmon is a practicing artist and arts professional based in the Seattle area. Salmon’s work addresses how we’ve historically reshaped nature and how it’s been viewed, manipulated, and consumed culturally.
Surrounded by the stories, aircraft, and artifacts from World War II, artist Jeffrey Stenbom pays tribute to those who have served in the U.S. military with his piece, Freedom’s Threads.