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LETTER: Did Highline Historical Society Steal “Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins” Idea?

LETTER: Did Highline Historical Society Steal “Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins” Idea?

The Burien/ Interim Art Space was close to two years of Kathy and my life and we closed with one of the most successful events of its kind to ever happen in Burien, The Night of 1000 Pumpkins. This event... [Read more]

The B-Town Blog's Top 11 Burien Stories Of 2009; Plus, Take Our Poll…

The B-Town Blog's Top 11 Burien Stories Of 2009; Plus, Take Our Poll…

by Scott Schaefer Publisher/Editor As 2009 (and the first decade of the 21st century) winds to a close, we’re taking a few moments to reflect on a very interesting year, full of new beginnings, tragic... [Read more]

PHOTOS: “The Passage” Leaves Burien, Begins Passage Back Home

PHOTOS: “The Passage” Leaves Burien, Begins Passage Back Home

Story by Scott Schaefer Photos by Michael Brunk On Thursday (Dec. 17th), “The Passage,” the large, two-piece Mother/Daughter sculpture by Dan Das Mann that anchored Burien’s Interim Art... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Dismantling Of Burien’s Interim Art Space Continues

PHOTOS: Dismantling Of Burien’s Interim Art Space Continues

Less than a year ago (Jan. 24, 2009), Burien’s Interim Art Space burst onto the city with a chilly nighttime grand opening celebration of fire, music, dancing, art, artists and more, and on Saturday... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Proof That The Art At Burien’s Interim Art Space Is Only Temporary

PHOTOS: Proof That The Art At Burien’s Interim Art Space Is Only Temporary

Driving past Burien’s Interim Art Space Friday afternoon, we noticed something was amiss. No, nobody had cleaned up the chunks of asphalt that everyone complains about, nor had anyone covered up... [Read more]

Celebrate Day Of The Dead With A Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins At B/ IAS Nov. 1st

Celebrate Day Of The Dead With A Night Of 1,000 Pumpkins At B/ IAS Nov. 1st

Burien’s Interim Art Space’s space in time is nearing its completion, with a Dec. 31st deadline fast approaching, and it’s fitting that the final big bash will be a special Day of the... [Read more]

“City Arts” Magazine Profiles Burien’s Interim Art Space

“City Arts” Magazine Profiles Burien’s Interim Art Space

Seattle’s City Arts Magazine recently published a story praising Burien’s Interim Art Space, saying that it “proves any empty lot can become an artistic spectacle.” The story, written... [Read more]

Is The New Nude Female Sculpture At B/IAS Too Explicit? Take Our Poll…

Is The New Nude Female Sculpture At B/IAS Too Explicit? Take Our Poll…

Last week, a new lifesize bronze sculpture of a nude female (pictured above) was installed at the Burien Interim Art Space near the new Town Square and Library, and it’s been stirring up some controversy... [Read more]

Burien Interim Art Space Planning Meeting Is Mon., Feb. 9th

Burien Interim Art Space Planning Meeting Is Mon., Feb. 9th

Kathy Justin and Dane Johnson, the driving forces behind the innovative Burien Interim Art Space, sent us this email about an upcoming planning meeting for the site on Monday, Feb. 9th at 6:30pm at the... [Read more]

Sculptures Installed At Interim Art Space For Sat. Unveiling

Sculptures Installed At Interim Art Space For Sat. Unveiling

The “daughter” portion of sculpture “The Passage” is lifted into place at the Burien/ Interim Art Space Thursday afternoon in preparation for Saturday’s opening party. Photo... [Read more]

Fire Victims Donation Center Closed + Some Shout Outs

Fire Victims Donation Center Closed + Some Shout Outs

After taking in an estimated 300+ truck fulls of goods, the Burien Fire Victims Donation Center (located at 156 SW 152nd Street) is now closed and being returned to its landlord. Please make a note of... [Read more]