I Have to Warn You a Gun May Go Off in This Room
What: Jaimie Healy’s rich, ruddy watercolors cover the walls of beloved coffee shop Joe Bar.
Why: Portraits of pork chops, T-bones, and osso buco are marbled things of beauty.
When: Thru July 12. Mon.-Fri., 7:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.; Sat. & Sun., 8:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
Where: 810 E. Roy St. (206-324-0407).
What: Twenty-minute artists’ performances showcased at the intimate, multigenre salon.
Why: The moody, electronic sounds of Cristin Miller, Corrie Befort’s strikingly unusual dance moves, poetry by Matthew Klane, and paintings by climatologist Peter Erickson.
When: Fri., 8 p.m.
Where: Gallery 1412, 1412 18th Ave. Admission is $5-$15.
What: Celebrity chef Michael Mina’s first Seattle restaurant serves wine-inspired French fare.
Why: Train station-style signage (an electric display with black squares of text that flap into new formations) signals when each vino variety has run out.
When: Mon.-Thurs., 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Fri., 11:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m.; Sat., 5-10:30 p.m.; Sun., 5:30-10 p.m.
Where: 1433 Fourth Ave. (206-456-7474).
NuBe Seattle’s Summer Line Arrives
What: Vashon Island designer Adrienne Antonson launches her warm-weather collection of lightweight plaids and frocks.
Why: Sustainable pieces (using local, found, and repurposed fabrics) with a smart, sculptural look.
When: Mon.-Wed. & Sat., 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Thurs. & Fri., 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: NuBe Green, 921 E. Pine St. (206-402-4515).
Photo: Jaimie Healy, Chops, watercolor on polypropylene / Adriana Grant