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Let's take a look at Open 4Culture

Let’s take a look at Open 4Culture

As 2014 comes to a close and we ramp up for the 2015 funding cycle, and get ready to post applications for arts, heritage, and preservation projects, take a moment to focus on the small but mighty Open 4Culture program. ... Read more

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TROY BLOCK:  Call for Artists

TROY BLOCK: Call for Artists

Touchstone and USAA are looking for an artist to create a site-specific artwork for the Troy Block development in Seattle’s exciting technology-centered neighborhood along South Lake Union. The developer and project team envision a signature artwork that interacts with the ... Read more

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News from 4Culture
Art Projects: Positive Changes for 2015

Art Projects: Positive Changes for 2015

Guidelines and applications for our Art Projects grants, are now open to artists and art groups, residing in King County, who are creating and presenting work in all disciplines including Dance, Theater, Music, Media, Literature and the Visual Arts. Eligible ... Read more

Marketing the Arts Task Force going strong!

Marketing the Arts Task Force going strong!

The Marketing the Arts Task Force meets every third Wednesday from noon – 1:30 pm at the Pacific Northwest Ballet. Active for over 15 years, these informative roundtable discussions for arts marketers and communication staff cover current trends, best practices, ... Read more

Unveiling Winter's Veil

Unveiling Winter’s Veil

Take some time this weekend to go see Ellen Sollod’s exhibition Winter’s Veil. It opened 1/24 and runs through this Sunday. Visiting hours are 10 am – 2 pm.  Ellen’s camera obscura installation turns Bellevue’s historic Winters House (at 2102 ... Read more

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop + Scholarships

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop + Scholarships

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop
March 12-13, 2015
MOHAI | 860 Terry Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109
$270 members/$345 nonmembers
$40 off if registering before February 5

Exhibit Makeovers is a workshop developed and sponsored by the AASLH (American Association for State ... Read more

CREATIVE INNOVATION in ACTION

CREATIVE INNOVATION in ACTION

We were so thrilled to be a part of the first Seattle Pecha Kucha Night on the 1st Art +Technology Pecha Kucha that took place last year. Now it’s back, and better than ever!

Over the last year, many who ... Read more

Let's take a look at Open 4Culture

Let’s take a look at Open 4Culture

As 2014 comes to a close and we ramp up for the 2015 funding cycle, and get ready to post applications for arts, heritage, and preservation projects, take a moment to focus on the small but mighty Open 4Culture program. ... Read more

Of a Feather at the White River Valley Museum

Of a Feather at the White River Valley Museum

News from an Art Projects recipient

Birds are an important slice of life here in the Northwest. They live with us in our cities, populate our forests, and serve as important symbols in our stories and traditions. In honor of ... Read more

The Musical Legacy of Jackson Street

The Musical Legacy of Jackson Street

After a hit weekend of sold-out concerts last November, the Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra (SRJO) brings a reprise of its concert Quincy Jones and Ray Charles on Jackson Street to Edmonds Center for the Arts on January 23, 2015 at ... Read more

TROY BLOCK:  Call for Artists

TROY BLOCK: Call for Artists

Touchstone and USAA are looking for an artist to create a site-specific artwork for the Troy Block development in Seattle’s exciting technology-centered neighborhood along South Lake Union. The developer and project team envision a signature artwork that interacts with the ... Read more

Letter from the Director: A Tale of Two Cities - Denver and Seattle

Letter from the Director: A Tale of Two Cities – Denver and Seattle

(RVSP for Cultural Access Washington (CAWA) Coalition Meeting – Thursday, January 15 at 4 PM)

No, this isn’t about Super Bowl XLVIII. And it isn’t about our joint predilection for recreational activity.

This is a tale about how one community ... Read more

Vets Restore: 2014 Graduates

Vets Restore: 2014 Graduates

We want to take a moment to celebrate the 5 King County veterans who’ve successfully completed the Vets Restore program in 2014. The graduates are U.S military veterans Kevin Bottini, Easton Branam, Zoe Gillespie, Dwight Jones, and Gabriel Jones.

We ... Read more

Scholarships for Exhibits Workshop

Scholarships for Exhibits Workshop

4Culture is offering scholarships to the King County heritage community for a professional development opportunity from the American Association for State and Local History. On March 12th and 13th, 2015, the Museum of History and Industry will host the two-day ... Read more