September 04, 2009

Coffee exhibit closes Labor Day

This week, Seattle Times staff artist, Gabriel Campanario posted a very unique and refreshing type of review of Coffee: The World in Your Cup -- in the form of a sketch. See his hand-drawn interpretation of the coffee exhibit at the Seattle Sketcher.

If you haven't yet seen Coffee: The World in Your Cup, get on over to the Burke this weekend, as the exhibit closes on September 7 (yes we are open on Labor Day!).

After leaving Seattle, the exhibit will begin it's national tour:

Oct 17, 2009 – Jan 10, 2010, World Forestry Center, Portland OR

February 13 – May 9, 2010, University of Northern Iowa Museums, Cedar Falls, IA

May 29 – Sept 19, 2010, Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History, New Haven CT

Oct 9, 2010 – Jan 2, 2011, Gwinnett Environmental & Heritage Center, Buford GA

Jan 22 – April 17, 2011, Museum of the North, University of Alaska, Fairbanks AK

May 14 – August 7, 2011, Museum of Texas Tech University, Lubbock TX

Thank you to everyone who has suppported this exhibit in some way: over 35 different partners in the coffee industry, 14 partners from the UW campus, and thousands of visitors who have come to see this great exhibit. The Burke appreciates all of you very much!