Thank you for a wonderful year!

Every one of us here at Seattle Erotic Art Festival (SEAF) sends you our warmest winter wishes! We hope your holidays are joyous and the new year will bring you much love, art, and shenanigans! Thank you so much for the support you have given us throughout the year with your donations and ticket purchases…. Full Article »

Installation Art Submission Tips and More!

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The Seattle Erotic Art Festival LOVES Installation Art. There’s nothing quite like three-dimensional, unified pieces filling up our space and immersing guests in a sensual, shocking, erotic experience. Ice sculptures melting and dripping ever-so-slowly, walls of dirty magazines, a butterscotch “wall” licked throughout the festival— oh, the wonderful ideas you artists came up with this… Full Article »

New at #SEAF2017 – Artists’ Books!

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The Seattle Erotic Art Festival proudly adds Artists’ Books to our myriad celebrated artistic mediums, beginning with our 2017 festival. Artists’ Books have been documented as far back as the 18th century as a unique work of art, with all content created and controlled by the artist. These wonderfully diverse books are hand made in… Full Article »

Calling All Artists!

Learn more about the types of art Seattle Erotic Art Festival wants to put in front of our jurors. Included is a wide variety of art that was featured in #SEAF2016, as well as a few fun facts. This is a great video to pass along to that artist who you think should be in… Full Article »

Submit Like a Pro – Advice for Artists

The Call for Art for visual, literary, installation, and store artists is well underway! We are oh-so-delighted to receive and peruse your titillating erotic art entries. The SEAF team wants to make your life easy by providing a few things to keep in mind while you navigate the submission process. These words of advice come… Full Article »

Early Bird Discount Ending Soon

Lovely artists— We hope you’re dreaming up provocative, creative, erotic works of art to feature at the 2017 Seattle Erotic Art Festival. As you’re working on your pieces, we’d like to make sure you’re aware of an extra-special offer that’s yours for the taking! Early Bird Discount Ends December 18th! Save money on your submissions… Full Article »

Selecting Art: Our 2017 Visual Art Jurors!

It’s cold in the Pacific Northwest today, so how about a little erotic art news to warm you up? Now that our Artists Portal is open, we’d like to announce our incredible panel of visual art jurors for #SEAF2017! As usual, our picks come from extremely diverse backgrounds, but they all share a love and… Full Article »

#SEAF2017 Call For Art Is Open Now

Get your creative engines started! Visit submissions.seattleerotic.org 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 »

Call For Art Opening Delayed

The web team is working hard on the artist portal for the #SEAF2017 Call For Art. Three brave souls have been working on upgrading and revamping our artist portal for the last two months in all the spare time they have. Unforeseen problems have arisen and it looks like the portal will not be ready… Full Article »

New Erotic Film Festival – SECS Fest

The Seattle Erotic Cinema Society (SECS) celebrates the artistry of erotic cinema while inspiring diverse communities to engage in adult conversations about sex. SECS was born out of the Seattle Erotic Art Festival, and is led by the 2013 and 2014 Erotic Film Program Curator, DeAnna Berger. DeAnna and her team decided that the filmmakers… Full Article »