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Watch: Bear Wood Windows and Vets Restore

Watch: Bear Wood Windows and Vets Restore

Vets Restore is very fortunate to have Bear Wood Windows, one the area’s leading companies in historic wood window restoration, as a partner for both the training and internship portion of our 2014 program. Grace Morrison, veteran and owner of ... Read more

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News from 4Culture
This is Halloween!

This is Halloween!

The Hearse Song
A Traditional Children’s Rhyme

Don’t you ever laugh as the hearse goes by,
For you may be the next to die.

They wrap you up in a big white sheet
From your head down to your feet.... Read more

A Novel Performance: Gabriela Denise Frank at the Seattle Public Library

A Novel Performance: Gabriela Denise Frank at the Seattle Public Library

Each November, thousands of writers participate in National Novel Writing November (NaNoWriMo), attempting to write 50,000 words of a new work of fiction in 30 days. Art Projects grant Recipient Gabriela Denise Frank puts a twist on NaNoWriMo by creating ... Read more

BlackPast.org Preserving King County’s African American History

BlackPast.org Preserving King County’s African American History

News from a Heritage Projects Recipient

BlackPast.org, a national nonprofit organization based in Seattle, was awarded funding through 4Culture’s Heritage Projects Program in 2013 to develop a new section on their website that focuses on African American Heritage in King ... Read more

Arts & Social Change hosts Artist Workshops

Arts & Social Change hosts Artist Workshops

Performing Artist Professional Development Day

Saturday, November 15th
9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Networking & Jam Session 5:00 – 8:00 pm
Tukwila Community Center
12424 42nd Avenue South, Tukwila, WA 98169

This full day of panel presentation, group discussion and ... Read more

Poetry on Buses: announcing the Moore lineup

Poetry on Buses: announcing the Moore lineup

4Culture is excited to celebrate the launch of Poetry On Buses with you! The FREE & ALL AGES Launch Party will be filled with poetry and music and community – you won’t want to miss it.

NOVEMBER 10, 2014
6.30
... Read more

A Tale of Two Conference Cities

A Tale of Two Conference Cities

Culturally, St. Paul, Minnesota and Las Vegas, Nevada are miles apart. But this fall, each played host to cultural conferences that I attended. The American Association for State & Local History (AASLH) held its annual meeting in St. Paul where ... Read more

Robert Morris Earthwork honored as part of Landslide 2014

Robert Morris Earthwork honored as part of Landslide 2014

Cultural Landscape Foundation honors Robert Morris Earthwork as part of Landslide 2014: Art and the Landscape

Robert Morris’ 1979 land reclamation artwork, Johnson Pit #30 has been recognized by The Cultural Landscape Foundation (TCLF) through their Landslide 2014: Art and ... Read more

Short Run Comix & Arts Festival

Short Run Comix & Arts Festival

Short Run was founded in 2011 to support and promote Seattle’s lauded comix and arts community.  Through readings, performances, art shows, hands-on workshops, online resources, and an annual curated festival, Short Run helps turn the spotlight on indie comix, zines, ... Read more

Watch: Bear Wood Windows and Vets Restore

Watch: Bear Wood Windows and Vets Restore

Vets Restore is very fortunate to have Bear Wood Windows, one the area’s leading companies in historic wood window restoration, as a partner for both the training and internship portion of our 2014 program. Grace Morrison, veteran and owner of ... Read more

Brent Watanabe Installs 'Come Again'

Brent Watanabe Installs ‘Come Again’

Brent Watanabe Installs ‘Come Again’

Saturday, October 25th, 4:00-9:00 pm

Mini Mart City Park and Sutton Beres Culler are proud to present “Come Again”, a site-specific installation created by Artist-In-Residence Brent Watanabe. Taking inspiration from and reacting to the abandoned ... Read more

Orville Johnson & Friends: Free Community Concert

Orville Johnson & Friends: Free Community Concert

The Low Income Housing Institute & Seattle Dept. of Neighborhoods present Orville Jackson & Friends in a free concert

Orville Johnson is one of the great folk and blues musicians of the Pacific Northwest. He has appeared on over 400 ... Read more

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Bones Beneath Our Feet: Puget Sound Indian Wars 1855-56

Saturday, November 8 from 10:30 am – noon
Redmond Historical Society Speaker Series
Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center
Redmond, WA

We have seen the name ‘Leschi’ everywhere, yet all but a ... Read more