Posts Categorized: Press

Call For Art Info Sessions

Do you have questions about how the Call for Art works? Or just want some tips and insight into how to create the best application? Attend one of two free informative sessions and learn more about the submission process for all the types of art we seek. Including helpful tips and demonstrations from key staff… Full Article »

#SEAF2017 Call For Art Is Open Now

Get your creative engines started! Visit to see our new Artist Portal and submit your art. You can read more about the deadlines and fees here. Answers to Frequently Asked Questions can be found here. The special early bird pricing has been extended until 11:59pm (PST) December 18, 2016. This gives you an extra weekend… Full Article »

We are in a book!

Hey everyone! Look what Alison Douglas, our Director of Photography, helped make happen: Erotic Signature and ES Publishing have produced The World’s Greatest Erotic Art of Today, the 5th Volume of their publication series. Our Festival is one of the featured erotic art festivals in the book. Alison has been working with them for a… Full Article »

We’re In the News!

The SLOG wrote about us and the artists who went out of their comfort zones to make erotic art in this article about our Opening Gala. A Seattle PI photographer visited the Festival on Thursday, too! Check out this slideshow. Festival Muralist and blogger Xavier Lopez talks with Festival Director Sophia Iannicelli about what makes… Full Article »

Look, Ma! We’re in Psychology Today!

Sinner and Saints

Our fabulous Press Manager, Rags Madison, recently put me in touch with artist and writer, Russell C. Smith who was working on an article about sexuality in Seattle. After a lovely back and forth, Russell came up with a great way to talk about the Festival in the context of Seattle’s burgeoning reputation of being… Full Article »