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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]

Meet Our New Artist/Writer Danielle Burton, & See Her Take On “The Passage”

Meet Our New Artist/Writer Danielle Burton, & See Her Take On “The Passage”

Danielle Burton is an Artist who recently relocated to Burien from Bellingham, where she attained a degree in Illustration and Creative Writing from Western Washington University. Danielle will be roaming... [Read more]

PHOTO: Vandals Knock Over Part Of “The Passage”

PHOTO: Vandals Knock Over Part Of “The Passage”

BREAKING NEWS, FIRST REPORTED HERE & EXCLUSVE TO THE B-TOWN BLOG AND NO OTHER LOCAL MEDIA WITHIN A 12-MILE RADIUS:

Sometime within the last 24 hours, vandals apparently drove a racing green Mini Cooper onto Burien’s Interim Art Space area, hooked a tow line up and pulled over the “Mother” portion of “The Passage,” which was unveiled on January 24th.

Here’s an exclusive photo, taken by Contributing Photographer Francisco Beigh around 3:45pm Wednesday, April 1st:

Burien Awards Profile #1: Dane Johnson & Kathy Justin

Burien Awards Profile #1: Dane Johnson & Kathy Justin

Tuesday night (Feb. 24) at the monthly Arts Commission meeting, Mayor Joan McGilton (right) presented the Burien Community Leader Award to Dane Johnson and Kathy Justin. The presentation was given early... [Read more]

Hot Art Heats Up A Cool Burien On Saturday

Hot Art Heats Up A Cool Burien On Saturday

Saturday afternoon saw chilly temps but warm hearts set aglow by numerous innovative and often fiery sculptures, art pieces and artists at the grand opening of Burien’s Interim Art Space (B/ IAS)... [Read more]

VIDEO: Time Lapse Of Thursday’s “The Passage” Installation

VIDEO: Time Lapse Of Thursday’s “The Passage” Installation

Here’s an exclusive time-lapse movie of “The Passage” being installed late Thursday afternoon, courtesy Burien Photog Francis Zera: [flashvideo filename=”http://b-townblog.com/wp-content/media/thepassagetimelapse.flv”... [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]

PHOTOS: “The Passage” Makes Safe Passage To Burien

PHOTOS: “The Passage” Makes Safe Passage To Burien

“The Passage,” the unusual Mother/Daughter sculpture made of recycled and scrap metal, made safe passage to Burien from California Tuesday night on a semi-truck to the Interim Art Space at... [Read more]

Daily Journal Of Commerce Digs Burien’s Interim Art Space

Daily Journal Of Commerce Digs Burien’s Interim Art Space

Last Monday (Jan. 12th), the Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce posted a glowing story about Burien’s creative use of unused land at the new Town Square – turning it into an Interim Art Space. The... [Read more]

Ground Broken For Town Square Sculpture “The Passage”

Ground Broken For Town Square Sculpture “The Passage”

Thanks for Kathy Justin for sending us this video (produced by Steven Bradford), which shows “de-construction of the site” where Dan Das Mann’s impressive Burning Man-created sculpture... [Read more]

UPDATE:”The Passage” Installation Postponed To Jan. 24th

UPDATE:”The Passage” Installation Postponed To Jan. 24th

12/27/08 UPDATE: Due to weather conditions, the installation of the sculpture The Passage into Burien’s Town Square (BTB Advertiser) has been POSTPONED from Sat. Jan, 3rd to Saturday, January 24th,... [Read more]