Seduction is October 29


Seattle’s Sexiest Halloween Party On October 29th, the team that brings you the Seattle Erotic Art Festival will transform the Seattle Center’s Exhibition Hall into a mausoleum of sensuality. Enjoy DJs, dancing, performances, erotic art, and interactive installations such as Suspended Animation and Sensation City. As we confirm more elements, we will update the Seduction… Full Article »

#SEAF2016 Reunion


So many hours of hard work are put into each Festival by our volunteers. We appreciate your time, attention, sweat, and dedication! Without you we literally couldn’t put on the Festival. This video, put together by Sinister Visuals and All Things I Do Productions, is a love letter of sorts to you, the volunteers of… Full Article »

Summer Spirits Soirée


The Summer Spirits Soirée is an intimate evening of performances, fine liquor tastings, and fundraising shenanigans on August 20th. The Foundation needs a new home and we might as well have fun before we start moving. Our neighbors, Sound Spirits open their doors to us at 7pm on Saturday, August 20th and will host our… Full Article »

2016 Visual Art Award Winners


At the Festival, every artists who gets their work in the exhibition is a winner. The jury agonizes over which pieces will make up the Seattle Erotic Art Festival Visual Art exhibition each year. And as a reward for their hard work, we ask them to choose three pieces that stand out just a little… Full Article »

The Gratitude We Feel


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!


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


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


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!


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 »