In 2012, Seattle Erotic Art Festival unveiled our highest honor.
The Masters of Erotic Art program showcases artists who have made meaningful contributions to the history and development of erotic art.
Join us at this year’s Festival as we celebrate the work of all of our distinguished Masters of Erotic Art.
Masters of Erotic Art
The Luminous Pariah is a Seattle-based interdisciplinary performance artist whose stellar artistic sensibilities and performances imbue the international community with creativity and sexuality.
John Santerineross has been creating Black Symbolism art for over 20 years, using his craft to explore the darker side of sexuality.
Miss Indigo Blue
Miss Indigo Blue, as the founder and Headmistress of the Academy of Burlesque, has launched a thousand pasties on stages all over the world, inspiring legions of humans to express themselves through a body-based art.
Michele Serchuk’s work captures the often subtle and always powerful forces that come from within to shape our sexuality.
Founder of the Seattle Erotic Art Festival, Jim Duvall ‘s award-winning fine art photography opens conversations about human sexuality.
Ellen Forney’s sex positive cartoons and Eisner Award-winning comics bridge the realms of literature and visual art with humor and compassion.
Charles Gatewood’s pioneering photography has documented America’s sexual awakening and diversity, including the Modern Primitive movement.
The world-renowned fine art photography of Barbara Nitke showcases a compassionate view of alternative sex and an insightful view of the adult film industry.