Erotic Comics: The Art Behind the Counter

This year, we will be featuring a special exhibit of erotic comics and sequential art curated by Kevin Boze, co-author/artist of The Virgin Project.  This gallery sized installation will feature original framed art work on the walls and a reading area to enjoy more erotic comic books provided by Fantagraphics Books! Not only are we looking… Full Article »

Call For art Deadline Approaches!

With the deadline looming, I want to remind you that there is never a theme for the visual, store, film or literary art that we accept each year. We want as many different visions of the erotic as possible. And that means we need you to be brave. There may be many of you who… Full Article »

Salon des Refusés Installation

The Paris Salon, sponsored by the French government and the Academy of Fine Arts, took place annually and from 1748 to 1890 was the greatest annual event in the Western world.  The Salon featured an offering of juried works, and artists were eager to be accepted.  From its inception, however, with each year the jury… Full Article »

Early Bird Deadline Extended!

Our mistake is your good fortune! Last night, it came to our attention that an administrative setting on the Call for Art was such that the    call was not searchable in CallForEntry.org.  For this we humbly apologize. Please continue to use the Early Bird discount code (EarlyBird) through Sunday January 11th to receive $10… Full Article »

What’s new for the 2015 Call for Art?

The 2015 Call for art opens tomorrow at noon! Each year we strive to make the Festival run smoother, thereby making it easier for everyone involved. From our volunteers to our artists to our patrons. This year, our biggest movement towards ease is using CallForEntry.org (CaFE) as our artist portal to accept all art submissions…. Full Article »

Information Session for 2015 Artists

All local artists interested in learning about the submission process for the 2015 Festival are invited to attend a free informative session on Sunday December 28th from 1pm-3pm in the CSPC Main Space. We want to make submitting to the 2015 Festival as easy and as streamlined as possible; this session is designed to help artists to learn more about the policies and requirements… Full Article »

2015 Call for Art Details

Just a few short weeks left until the Call for Art opens! We will be using www.CallForEntry.org to collect submissions. If you are planning to submit, we encourage you to set up a free artist profile and familiarize yourself with the website. All the information for the call will be updated here and on CallForEntry.org by January 1st…. Full Article »

Support Erotic Art This Tuesday

The Seattle Erotic Art Festival is an annual celebration of erotic expression that is about to proudly mark its 13th year. It is the backbone of the Foundation for Sex Positive Culture, whose mission is to promote the many ways sex is beneficial through education, outreach, the arts, advocacy, and research programs that serve the public…. Full Article »

The 2015 Call For Art Approaches

It’s almost time to submit your art for the 2015 Festival! We will start accepting Visual, Literary, Installation, Interactive Installation, Film, and Store entries at 12:00PM PST on January 1, 2015. You will have only 30 days to submit your work. The deadline for submissions is 11:00PM PST, January 31, 2015. There will be a… Full Article »

Seduction 2014 Recap

On the night of Saturday, October 25th the Seattle Center Exhibition hall was transformed into a feast for the senses. Hosting a sexy selection of art pieces, a plethora of provocative entertainment, and attracting a wide variety of stunning costumes, Seduction truly was the most tantalizing Halloween party of the year! Thank you to all who… Full Article »