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Crosscut Arts Salon: Tech and the democratization of art

September 20, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Crosscut’s third curated Arts Salon series will examine the intersection of art and technology with an emphasis on the democratization of art.  How does technology impact what kind of art is made? How do social media websites (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter) affect art, its representation and the amount of users looking at it online? What about online art sites? What is their role in shaping how art is sold, who sells it and what art becomes popular?

The evening will feature displays, performances, and presentations by multiple artists that work within art and technology.

When:  Tuesday, September 20th | 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Where:  Galvanize Seattle | 111 S Jackson Street

About Crosscut

At Crosscut, we believe that an informed public is essential to solving the challenges of our time.  As the Pacific Northwest’s independent, reader-supported, non-profit news site, Crosscut strives to provide readers with the facts and analysis they need to intelligently participate in civic discourse, and to create a more just, equitable and sustainable society.

About Galvanize

Galvanize is an education company that blends the lines between learning and working. We believe in creating easy access for anyone who has the drive and determination to jump into the tech world ­ especially in data science, engineering, and entrepreneurship. Our campuses are home to founders, students, VCs, mentors, and other folks who are engaged and excited to level up their career. For more information visit http://www.galvanize.com/


Galvanize Seattle – Pioneer Square
111 South Jackson Street
Seattle, WA 98104 US