The Artistry formerly known as 1618

More shake-ups for #SEAF2018! Festival patrons from recent years may recall Rm. 1618 where we offered mini-art lectures and hands-on learning, such as figure drawing and titty-tassel creating. Our Headmistress is taking the year off, so we are doing things a bit differently by creating a Studio. Studios are where artists create art. Enter the… Full Article »

The Art of SEAF2018

Hello, all you sexy lovers of erotic art! Let us tell you all about the art that we chose for #SEAF2018. This year we got a total number of submissions of 1640 pieces of art submitted through our artist Portal from 405 artists. These submissions came from 21 countries around the world and 36 of states… Full Article »

Guest Curator Spotlight: John Franklin Koenig

We are excited to announce a special showcase of a singular artist whose body of erotic artwork spans 4 decades. This year’s guest curators are Claire Koenig and Steve Jensen. We are honored that they have put together a fantastic collection of works, creating a one of a kind erotic retrospective never before seen in… Full Article »

Juicy Literary Offerings

Good day to all you wonderful people! #SEAF2018’s Literary arm is ready to enfold you and share naughty bedtime stories with you. Of course the Literary Anthology will be available for purchase in the Festival Store, or online here. We deeply value the eroticism of written words. However, we shall showcase those sexy writings during… Full Article »

Come Play with the Interactive Performers of SEAF2018

Erotic art is all around you at the Seattle Erotic Art Festival – on the stage, on podiums, on walls, and screens. Even right there behind you! Our troupe will delight you with intimate, surprising, performances all around the Festival floor. We are here to share moments with you – hyper-local experiences of love and… Full Article »

Aerial and Bondage Performance at SEAF

In addition to performances on and off the stage, this year we are excited to bring acts from the air! Clara, the Festival’s very own aerial rig, will invite you to look up for more erotic beauty throughout the weekend. Enjoy sexy evenings of soaring shenanigans, from showcased aerial performances to intimate rope bondage suspension… Full Article »

The Main Stage is Bursting!

The Seattle Erotic Art Festival is known for its performances as much as the visual art that graces its gallery walls. This year, we have added even more to our Main Stage. Take a break from perusing the art to enjoy burlesque, the spoken word, live music, lectures, and a play. Here is the schedule… Full Article »

Interact With SEAF Installations

Y’all I just looked at the list for the amazing installations we have lined up for #SEAF2018. It’s crazy. Like unbelievably cray. In addition to our fantastic staples such as Aaaahz, there will be a variety of experiences available all weekend. Check the schedule for all of the events just waiting for you to join… Full Article »

Aaaahmazingly Racy Returns!

We’re super excited to announce that Aaaahmazingly Racy is returning this year. Born during #SEAF2017 Aaaahmazingly Racy is incredibly fun. We’re so happy it’s returning for #SEAF2018 Aaaahmazingly Racy is an interactive adventure in which 20 teams of 2-3 journey around the Seattle Erotic Art Festival, interacting with the art in the venue, solving clues… Full Article »

VIPs get Velvet Decadence

Y’all should definitely buy the VIP tickets to #SEAF2018. There are so many amazingly awesome perks to being a VIP at the festival! Admission to the Festival includes the visual art exhibition, Literary readings, performances on multiple stages, and interactive opportunities with art and performers. Upgrading your experience to Velvet VIP gives you all of… Full Article »