Party like an art star.
Kurt & Warhol
What: SAM explores Cobain’s influence on fellow artists and Warhol’s famous photographic images, photo booth strips, and Screen Tests.
Why: Go from one celebrity extreme to the other in a single visit.
When: Thru Sept. 6. Opens today. Hours, Wed.-Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. & Fri., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
Where: 1300 First Ave. (206-654-3100). Suggested admission is $15.
Box with the Sound of Its Own Making
What: Local and international artists riff on the creative process in a series of multimedia works (video installations, sculpture).
Why: Jason Dodge’s “Your Death, Sub Marine” challenges viewers to make an aquarium by releasing a water valve in the main gallery.
When: Thru July 31. Thurs.-Sat., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Western Bridge, 3412 Fourth Ave. S. (206-838-7444). Admission is free.
What: Local graphic design studio and events organizer Dumb Eyes hosts a psychedelic party with entrancing audio and intense, hypnotic visual projections.
Why: Prism glasses will be provided for your viewing pleasure.
When: Thurs., 9 p.m.-1:45 a.m.
Where: Unicorn, 1118 E. Pike St. (206-325-6492).
Olivine One-Day Pop-Up Shop
What: The beloved Ballard boutique (now Web only) returns for a brief brick-and-mortar appearance.
Why: Last season’s Prairie Underground and Michael Stars collections at 20-40 percent off.
When: Sun., noon-5 p.m.
Where: Tulinda Yoga Studio, 618 W. McGraw St. (206-660-6536).
Photo: Alice Wheeler, Kurt Cobain at MTV’s Live & Loud, Seattle, WA, 1993