Art Attack! A Night Out for Teens, by Teens

Check out an epic ART ATTACK: Teen Night Out! Enjoy live music and tours led by our Teen Advisory Group  and local artists in the galleries. This event is FREE for all high school-aged students. Please bring state or high school ID.


6–9 pm
DJ Hollywood
from KUBE heats up the turntables all night long.
Brotman Forum

6:30 pm & 7 pm
Garfield Drumline
kicks off Teen Night Out at Hammering Man (6:30 pm) and South Hall (7 pm).
Hammering Man (1st Ave. and University St) and South Hall

7:45 pm & 9 pm
Vicious Puppies
performs two breakdancing sets in South Hall (7:45 pm) and the Forum (9 pm)!
South Hall and Brotman Forum

8 pm & 9 pm
Spectrum Dance Academy
 gives Soundsuit performances in South Hall (8 pm) and the Forum (9 pm)!
South Hall and Brotman Forum

9:30 pm
Fit for Hounds, the band that rocked EMP Sound Off, kicks off our late night ART ATTACK music set!
Brotman Forum

10 pm
THEEsatisfaction closes out the night with Afrofuturist grooves from homegrown hiphop divas.
Brotman Forum


7:15 pm
Seattle Public Schools Naramore 2011 Middle & High School Art Exhibition Award Ceremony
Celebrate all the SPS Naramore 2011 artists and students awarded special honors!
South Hall

(While galleries are open. NOTE: Galleries will close at 9 pm.)

7 pm, 7:30 pm & 8 pm
Poetry Tours
Join Roberto Ascalon and Christa Bell for free writes of Nick Cave’s Soundsuits in the Special Exhibition Galleries on the fourth floor.
Fourth Floor Special Exhibition Galleries

8 pm
TAG “My Favorite Things” Tours
After the 8 pm Soundsuit invasion, go on a gallery adventure with TAG members in the SAM Collection.
South Hall

6-9 pm
Tracking the ‘Suits
Listen to a surreal soundscape created by teens inspired by Nick Cave: Meet Me at the Center of the Earth. Must have ID to sign-out MP3 players.
Fourth Floor Special Exhibition Galleries

6 pm, 7 pm & 8 pm
Led to Sea
Listen to a dreamy viola player.
Fourth Floor European Galleries

6:30 pm, 7:30 pm & 8:30 pm
Dandelion Junk Queens
Check out Gypsy punk sounds from a junk band.
Third Floor Contemporary Galleries 


6–11 pm
Dumb Eyes
Join the Smile Tribe for a multi-media art experience.
South Hall

Sound Lab
Visit the Chase Open Studio to create your own DIY wearable art and live tracks on a loop machine with Lara Davis.
Chase Open Studio

Photo Booth
Get dressed up and take pics in the Youth in Focus photo booth.
Brotman Forum

Wearable Art
Make your own wearable art with fiber artist Mandy Greer.
Brotman Forum

Hat Masks
Design your own hat mask with mixed media artist Romson Bustillo.
Chase Open Studio

Button Making
Make your own buttons with the Youth Advisory Board from EMP.
South Hall

TAG: Recycle This
Inspired by Nick Cave: Meet Me at the Center of the Earth? TAG your message on our mannequin and we’ll live blog it.
Brotman Forum