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Welcome to SAM’s press room, where you will find SAM-related news and press kits for our exhibitions and programs.

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Press Release​s

Live On: Mr.'s Japanese Neo-Pop Opens at Asian Art Museum this Fall
Release October 16, 2014

Pop Departures Explores Consumer Culture, Celebrity, and Media from the 1960s to Present
Release September 3, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Celebrates American Masterpieces, 1772–1917
Release October 9, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Honors Brenna Youngblood with the 2015 Gwendolyn Knight | Jacob Lawrence Prize
Release October 7, 2014

The Wright Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art Comes to Seattle Art Museum
Release October 2, 2014

Ralph Pugay is the 2013 Betty Bowen Award Winner
Release September 11, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Aquires Significant Collection of Early American Art
Release September 12, 2014

Finalists Selected for 2014 Betty Bowen Award
Release August 29, 2014

Seattle Art Museum's Olympic Sculpture Park Celebrates the Return of Salmon with Art, Music, Food, and Activities!
Release August 25, 2014

Upcoming Exhibition at the Seattle Art Museum Offers Insider's View of Contemporary Urban Life in India
Release July 28, 2014

SAM Remix Returns to the Olympic Sculpture Park Friday August 22; 8 PM–Midnight
Release July 25, 2014

Local Teens to Reinvent their School Spaces in Seattle Art Museum's "Design Your 'Hood" Summer Program
Release July 22, 2014

Celebrate Deco Night at SAM's Asian Art Museum
Release July 18, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Names Richard Beckerman as Chief Operating Officer
Release July 16, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Presents Mughal Painting: Power and Piety at the Asian Art Museum this Summer
Release July 15, 2014

Contemporary Chinese Artist Chen Shaoxiong Animates History and Social Movements at SAM's Asian Art Museum
Release July 14, 2014

Seattle Art Museum's 36th Annual Betty Bowen Award Call for Artist Entries
July 11, 2014

Summer Season at the Seattle Art Museum's Olympic Sculpture Park: Kicks Off July 10
Release June 26, 2014

Seattle Art Museum's Curator of Decorative Arts Retires After Nearly 40 Years at the Museum
Release June 20, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Unveils New Installation at Olympic Sculpture Park by Internationally Acclaimed Sound Artist and Sculptor Trimpin
Release June 13, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Exhibition Offers In-depth Perspective On the Modern Art Movement Born in Seattle
Release June 9, 2014

Celebrate Summer at the Seattle Art Museum's Olympic Sculpture Park: July 10 – August 28, 2014
Release June 6, 2014

SAM Remix Returns June 6, 8 PM – Midnight

Seattle Art Museum to Participate in Blue Star Museums
Release May 21, 2014

Teens Take Over the Seattle Art Museum
Release April 29, 2014

Portland Art Museum and Seattle Art Museum Present Major Exhibition of Masterpieces Drawn From the Paul G Allen Family Collection
Release April 23, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Launches New Website
Release April 25, 2014

Seattle Art Museum Presents Solo Exhibition of LaToya Ruby Frazier
Release December 4, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Announces a Monumental New Addition to the Olympic Sculpture Park
Release November 8, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Presents Late Career Paintings and Sculptures by Joan Miró
Release November 8, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Presents The First Major U.S. Exhibition of Work by Haida Artist, Robert Davidson 
Release November 4, 2013

Leo Berk as 2013 Betty Bowen Award Winner 
Release October 27, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Presents Programs and Events for Peru: Kingdoms of the Sun and the Moon Exhibition    
Release October 15, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Presents Peru: Kingdoms of the Sun and the Moon this Fall
Release July 31, 2013

Summer Season at the Seattle Art Museum's Olympic Sculpture Park: Kicks Off July 11 
Release June 26, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Announces New Hours Beginning July 2013
Release June 21, 2013

John Luther Adams' Sound Installation Veils and Vesper on Display at Seattle Art Museum, June 14 to 21
Release June 10, 2013

Seattle Art Museum’s (SAM) Sales and Rental Gallery is Moving to SAM Downtown
Release June 5, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Unveils New Installation at Olympic Sculpture Park by Seattle Artist Heather Hart   
Release May 31, 2013

Washington Art Consortium Donates Over 200 Safeco Art Collection Artworks to Museum of Northwest Art & Museum of Glass 
Release May 29, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Honors Latoya Ruby Frazier With the 2013 Gwendolyn Knight and Jacob Lawrence Prize   
Release May 29, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Presents Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion
Release May 6, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Unveils Mirror by Doug Aitken on March 24, 2013   
Release March 24, 2013

Paintings and Scluptures by Avant-Garde Pioneer Joan Miró Coming to Seattle Art Museum in 2014
Release February 6, 2013

Seattle Art Museum’s Elles: Women Artists From the Centre Pompidou, Paris Closes This Sunday   
Release January 9, 2013

Seattle Art Museum Presents European Masterworks From London and Seattle Collections February 14-May 19, 2013
Release December 3, 2012 ​​​​​​​

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