Escalation in Seattle

Documentation of the Exhibit, Seattle Pacific University Art Center. Fall 2012

September 24– December 5
Scott Kolbo: Young Punks, Old Fools
Reception and artist’s talk, November 14, 5 – 7 p.m.

In a multi-media installation including drawings, animation and live-action film, new SPU Associate Professor of Art Scott Kolbo explores issues of identity, aging, loneliness and community. Exhibited works include Escalation, a video project lampooning America’s poisonous political rhetoric, andUntitled, an ambitious multi-media project exploring the impact of urban spaces on the childhood imagination. This serio-comic exhibition also features characters from Kolbo’s past oeuvre, including the artist’s alter ego, “Heavy Man” (see above). Come join us in welcoming Prof. Kolbo to Seattle.

The SPAC Gallery is open 9:00 – 5:00 Monday through Friday while SPU classes are in session. Admission is free.