Over the last decade, Seattle has turned into one of the fastest-growing cities in America in terms of our population and economy. This panel discussion offers insights and discusses how artists can leverage Seattle’s growth into opportunity. This program is co-presented by Artist Trust and Henry Art Gallery.


Sam Farrazaino, developer of spaces for artists
Shannon Halberstadt, Executive Director at Artist Trust
Allison Eltrich, co-founder of Practice Space Seattle
Vivian Phillips, Seattle Arts Commission chair and Director of Marketing and Communications for Seattle Theatre Group
Michael Seiwerath, Director of Community Programs and External Relations at Capitol Hill Housing
Cathryn Vandenbrink, artist housing advocate