“Cosmic Interstice Chess” artwork unveiling w/local artist

July 3, 2014 at 3:13 pm | No Comments
When: Back to Calendar July 6, 2014 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Where: Meeples Games
3727 California Avenue Southwest
Seattle,WA 98116
USA

Sunday July 6, 4:30 PM
at Meeples Games

We’re unveiling the commissioned art piece titled “Cosmic Interstice Chess” by local artist Paul Gasoi. The artist will be on hand to answer questions and talk about his inspiration for the piece.

From the Artist:
The piece is a representation of a game being played called Cosmic Interstice Chess. Its story involves George Francis Train, upon his return from going around the world in 67 days, hosting a game tournament in West Seattle in 1890. Train received the game from Lewis Carroll while in England.

About the Artist:
Paul Gasoi has lived and created art in King County for 25 years. His work has been shown internationally in museums, colleges, galleries and other institutions. Local solo shows in Seattle have included The O.K. Hotel, Form Space Atelier, The Belltown Underground, and on Vashon-The 070. His work is held in permanent collections around the world including Paris, Rome, Brazil and Australia. He has assisted local Artists such as Dale Chihuly, SeanJohn Walsh, Anne Grgich and Mark Stevens. His Gallery at 18606 Beall Rd. SW, Vashon, WA, is open every Sunday 1-6 throughout the summer starting July 13th. More details by
calling 206-356-3832 or paulgasoi@yahoo.com

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