The Gratitude We Feel

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For over a month I have been agonizing over this thank-you letter. Every attempt I made to tell you how much this past festival meant to me has ended in tears. Yes, there were tears of frustration in there when I couldn’t make the right words, but there were also tears of gratitude, happiness, and… Full Article »

Thank you!

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What a wonderful Festival! Thank you all so much for coming out to join us in celebrating eros over the weekend! Now is the time where we pack everything up and put it away until it’s times for Seduction. Art is being readied for shipment, and walls are being loaded into trucks. If you are… Full Article »

More More in Rm. 1618

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For you to do In addition to the more structured parts of it all, Rm. 1618 offers you a chance to play with creativity. Some of what you might find Figure Drawing of a different sort Things to do with glue sticks & color Tidbits & Techniques for Cartooning with K.D. Boze Sexy Dice with… Full Article »

Sponsors 2016

Our generous sponsors and media partners help make the Seattle Erotic Art Festival successful; we encourage you to visit their fine establishments and read their publications. Diamond Level – $20,000 Sapphire Level – $10,000 Ruby Level – $5,000 Emerald Level – $2,500 Opal Level – $1,000 Pearl Level – $500 Black Tie Affair Sponsor Seattle… Full Article »

Happenings in Rm. 1618 in 2016

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Artists, Performers, and Guest Stars Whether you are perplexed by the very notion of erotic art, or you are erotic art, join forces with those of your ilk. Open up to making erotic art where you haven’t before – and grow a community, for the duration of the Festival, and beyond. Rm. 1618 is the… Full Article »

2016 Seattle Erotic Arts Festival – Opening Day!

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It’s Friday!! The official start of the weekend, and opening day of the 2016 Seattle Erotic Arts Festival! After months of planning, selecting art, finding performers, and building all the things, we are ready to reveal another amazing experience. You’ll love this year’s diverse array of art and other delectable surprises. Doors open at 8pm… Full Article »

Festival Schedule 2016

Friday, April 22nd, 2016 | 8PM—2AM 21+ only. Valid ID required. To be enjoyed all hours: Visual Art Gallery, Interactive Installations, Audio Erotic, and the Festival Store. 6PM-8PM Artists’ Reception – by special invitation only for Artists, Art Activists, and Sponsors 8PM Doors Open 8-9PM Sehnsucht Take 1: Devin Mohr Demonstration on the Adare Stage…. Full Article »

The Festival is Almost Here!

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Oh my. The trucks are being loaded with artwork, the walls and installations are going up, and the performers are putting their final touches on their pieces. Can you believe the 2016 Seattle Erotic Art Festival starts this Friday? We can’t wait to open our doors and treat you to a weekend of astounding art… Full Article »

Losing Our Fig Leaf

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You may or may not have noticed that the Festival has a new logo. Please allow us to share this year’s festival letter from the Director and Headmistress to illuminate the idealism behind this small, but pervasive, change. This is the year that we lost the fig leaf. The hallmarks of modesty are limits. By… Full Article »