Rep. Jayapal attends opening of renovated Seattle Asian Art Museum Feb 8, 2020 Feb 8, 2020 0 Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-WA7) attended the opening of renovated Seattle Asian Art Museum Feb. 8. The ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the official opening of the renovated and expanded museum building was attended, among others, by SAM’s director Amada Cruz and other officials and a representative from non-profit Junior Asha, the youth wing of Asha for Education. The teens from Junior Asha cut the ribbon. Jayapal also briefly spoke at the event. The $56-million renovation project, which took two years to complete, will help the museum showcase more of its collection of art from India and other Asian countries. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Post a comment as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Post comment × Your comment has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone contributes to the discussion Notifications from this discussion will be disabled. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) comments Welcome to the discussion. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Post a comment Watch this discussion. Stop watching this discussion.