Drop in to Create Art With Artist Romson Bustillo at The Seattle Public Library Beginning July 26
release date: 07/02/2019
How does life begin to change when we get involved with one another? Join Seattle artist Romson Bustillo for his beautiful exploration of togetherness and social change in "Proximity Modifier Project IV," a community project uniquely designed for select Library locations. Bustillo will be teaching drop-in art workshops as the Library's summer artist-in-residence from July 26 through Aug. 21. His art looks at how neighbors and organizations, like libraries, share space together. Drop by to make art with Bustillo and discover how libraries can be places where we get to know one another by getting creative!
- 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, July 26 at the Rainier Beach Branch, 9125 Rainier Ave. S., 206-386-1906.
- 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, July 29 at the Beacon Hill Branch, 2821 Beacon Ave. S., 206-684-4711.
- 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, July 31 at the Columbia City Farmers Market, 37th Ave. S. & S. Edmunds St., just off Rainier Ave S.
- 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 2 at the Capitol Hill Branch, 425 Harvard Ave. E., 206-684-4715.
- Noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 14 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 1, Microsoft Auditorium, 206-386-4636.
- Noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21 at the Central Library, 1000 Fourth Ave., Level 1, Microsoft Auditorium, 206-386-4636.
Born in the Philippines, Romson Regarde Bustillo immigrated to Seattle with his family in 1978. He has spent extended periods of time working on his art in Spain, Mexico, the Philippines, S.E. Asia, and Central America.
Bustillo is an interdisciplinary artist working in mixed media, printmaking, and space coding. He maintains an art studio in the Central District of Seattle.
Library events are free and everyone is welcome. Registration is not required.
The Library brings people, information and ideas together to enrich lives and build community. We support universal access to information and ideas, and form strong partnerships with our community to offer art that is accessible to all.