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Poetry on Buses, a video story

Poetry on Buses, a video story

King County TV created this terrific video about the  Poetry on Buses: Writing Home program.

With our partners in Metro Transit, we recently kicked off a year of showcasing local voices on County-wide RapidRide buses and stations, and online.

Visit ... Read more

Mentor Artists Join Creative Justice

Mentor Artists Join Creative Justice

Creative Justice is a new arts-based alternative to incarceration for young people in King County. Launching in February of 2015, the pilot year of programming will engage 48 youth and families involved with the juvenile court.

Through collaboration with mentor ... Read more

News from 4Culture
Celebrate Voting Rights & Dr. King in 2015

Celebrate Voting Rights & Dr. King in 2015

Please save the date to join us to honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., and to recognize our individual and collective responsibility to continue his important work.

January 15, 2015

Noon

Paramount Theatre, 911 Pine ... Read more

Upcoming Author Talks: Life and Art of James A. Wehn

Upcoming Author Talks: Life and Art of James A. Wehn

News from 2014 Heritage Projects recipient

Fred Poyner IV, art historian and curator for the WA State Historical Society, will be giving his first talk about his recent publication: The First Sculptor of Seattle — The Life and Art of ... Read more

Poetry on Buses, a video story

Poetry on Buses, a video story

King County TV created this terrific video about the  Poetry on Buses: Writing Home program.

With our partners in Metro Transit, we recently kicked off a year of showcasing local voices on County-wide RapidRide buses and stations, and online.

Visit ... Read more

National Trust Conference in Savannah

National Trust Conference in Savannah

What Worked, What Needed a Little Work

First, what worked: THE SETTING! Downtown Savannah is gorgeous, evocative, walkable, friendly, has an incredibly in-tack building stock and fascinating history. Excellent choice National Trust. I had been wanting to go to Savannah ... Read more

Board and Advisory Committee Farewells

Board and Advisory Committee Farewells

Lots of people help float our boat – we are especially grateful for these folks

It’s that time of year again when 4Culture recognizes and acknowledges the good work of the many volunteers who support the work we do, especially ... Read more

Mentor Artists Join Creative Justice

Mentor Artists Join Creative Justice

Creative Justice is a new arts-based alternative to incarceration for young people in King County. Launching in February of 2015, the pilot year of programming will engage 48 youth and families involved with the juvenile court.

Through collaboration with mentor ... Read more

StEPs Ahead

StEPs Ahead

Building a community of practice, practicing community

Last March 4Culture launched a new capacity building program for King County historical organizations called StEPs 4Culture. The two-year program consists of interactive Convenings and Roundtables to help organizations maintain healthy operations and ... Read more

Tying the mountains together

Tying the mountains together

One of the poets most beloved by the audience at November 10th’s launch of Poetry On Buses: Writing Home was Carlos Adams-Tres. His performance in front of an audience of 850 at the Moore Theatre was triumphant, in part because ... Read more

Tina Hoggatt departs 4Culture

Tina Hoggatt departs 4Culture

Tina Hoggatt joined our staff as the Education and Outreach Coordinator with the Public Art Program in 2006. Her mission was to tell the stories of the King County Public Art Collection and consulting projects.

Why should we care about ... Read more

Sign up for Arts & Social Change Showcase

Sign up for Arts & Social Change Showcase

Arts and Social Change Showcase

January 27, 2015, 100-5:30 pm
Meydenbauer Center
11100 NE 6th Street, Bellevue, WA

Following a November 15th professional development workshop for performing artists, we invite performing and visual artists to apply to participate in a ... Read more

Thanksgiving Holiday Closure

Thanksgiving Holiday Closure

We’re taking Thursday & Friday off

4Culture will be closed on Thursday and Friday for the Thanksgiving Day holiday. We are very thankful for the cultural community we participate in and serve.

We hope that you and yours are safe, ... Read more

Celebrate Historic Seattle's 40th year with a book launch

Celebrate Historic Seattle’s 40th year with a book launch

Historic Seattle celebrates its 40th year with the publication of a history of First Hill

Lawrence Kreisman and Paul Dorpat
Preserving First Hill’s History
December 4, 2014
Thursday 7:30 pm, doors open at 6:30

Tradition and Change on Seattle’s First ... Read more