Sasha Petrenko | FOREST TIME WATER

January 27-March 10, 2023

Opening Reception: Friday, January 27, 7pm
In person at Jack Straw Cultural Center

Artist Talk: Friday, March 3, 7pm
In person and streaming on YouTube and Facebook Live

Youth and Family Workshop: Saturday, March 4
E-mail for information or to sign up.

Visits by appointment, M-F, 10am-5:30pm
Call 206-634-0919 or email to schedule a visit

FOREST TIME WATER is the next installation of Sasha Petrenko’s ecofeminist sci-fi rock opera. In this interactive installation, visitors can trigger sound and video to remix the story of an ecofeminist paleodendrologist expelled from her time, using tree rings, vinyl records, and radio to stop the elites from selling the future.

Education Projects

Sasha Petrenko and a student with a white cane stand inside a large, geometric structure made of wooden rods in a darkened room. An image is projected on the wall behind them.


In March 2023, Jack Straw and Arts and Visually Impaired Audiences (AVIA) presented an accessible youth and family art workshop at Jack Straw in conjunction with Sasha Petrenko’s New…



Sasha Petrenko portrait

Sasha Petrenko

Sasha K Petrenko (she/her) is an earthling, artist and storyteller. Her interdisciplinary practice blends sculpture, theater, video and sound. Rooted in eco-feminism, rock n’ roll, and post-apocalypse…


Sound Clips

  • Sasha Petrenko New Media Gallery Interview
  • Forest Time Water workshop audio: 76Cascades