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Activating neighborhoods and overlooked spaces by filling vacant urban spaces with art installations, pop-up boutiques, galleries, and community groups since 2010.

Join us for a guided tour of South Lake Union Storefronts!

Shunpike’s Storefronts program returns with a guided walking tour of all 8 current Storefronts installations as part of the August 1 South Lake Union Art Walk.  Featuring:  Harmony Boom, Celeste Cooning, Bradly Gunn, Julia Haack, Paul Komada, Kelly June Mitchell, … Continue reading

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Art for Food and Our Fabric Stash join the list of Storefronts success stories!

Storefronts is delighted to announce that two more independent pop-up projects have successfully converted to small businesses due to their hard work and the grant of free space provided by Storefronts. Art for Food (Photo courtesy Andrew Pogue Photography) These … Continue reading

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Eight vibrant new Storefronts installations come to shore in South Lake Union!

Study for Reflections of Future’s Past  by Bradly Gunn Shunpike is very proud to announce our new series of Storefronts installations in South Lake Union, featuring Harmony Boom, Celeste Cooning, Bradly Gunn, Julia Haack, Paul Komada, Kelly June Mitchell, Liz … Continue reading

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STOREFRONTS CALL FOR ARTISTS – JUNE 2014 Now accepting applications! Deadline July 5, 2014

        STOREFRONTS CALL FOR ARTISTS – JUNE 2014 DEADLINE:  JULY 5, 2014, 10:00 PM Pacific Standard Time ABOUT THE STOREFRONTS PROGRAM Storefronts activates vacant storefronts, underutilized urban spaces, and blank windows by placing art installations and creative … Continue reading

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Storefronts now has an app for self-guided tours!

Our new Storefronts App is live, thanks to our partnership with fellow 220 & Change members Code For Seattle! It currently highlights the installations at South Lake Union and gives users the ability to do a self-guided tour of Storefronts installations … Continue reading

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Our next Call for Artists opens June 5, 2014!

The next Storefronts Call for Artists opens for Washington State artists in a few short weeks, on June 5, 2014!Have an installation idea? Need a space to test out a pop-up shop? See our Opportunities page for more details on … Continue reading

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Join us May 2 for a guided Storefronts tour as part of the South Lake Union Art Walk

As part of the South Lake Union Art Walk, Storefronts will be offering a guided tour of all 8 Storefronts installations with the artists in attendance to discuss their work. Tour Guide (look for the I Heart Shunpike T-Shirt!):  Anne Blackburn, Storefronts Manager  Meet … Continue reading

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