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Hazardous Materials workshop for Artists

Hazardous Materials workshop for Artists

Artists: learn about hazardous materials in the studio & get free safety apparel and funding to improve safety

Wednesday, September 17 from 12:00-1:00 pm
4Culture
101Prefontaine Place, Seattle 98104

Like many artists, I have developed sensitivities to materials that I ... Read more

Funding Awards Encourage Collections Care

Funding Awards Encourage Collections Care

Late this summer, 4Culture approved $83,370 to support 21 projects through Heritage Collections Care, a funding program that focuses on the care and maintenance of historic collections in King County. Now in its seventh year, this program has been developed ... Read more

From Powerless to Empowered:  Five Secrets to Taking Charge of Your Eye Health

From Powerless to Empowered: Five Secrets to Taking Charge of Your Eye Health

Ingrid Ricks
Tuesday, September 23rd at 6:00 pm
Des Moines Library
21620 11th Avenue S 206.824.606

Refusing to accept that there was no hope or cure for her degenerative eye disease and that she would soon be completely blind, author ... Read more

Artists Up Resource Exchange & Networking Event October 6

Artists Up Resource Exchange & Networking Event October 6

Artists Up: Resource Exchange and Networking Event for

African & African American Artists

October 6, 2014, 6-8:30 PM
Northwest African American Museum
2300 S. Massachusetts Street, Seattle

Join us for a FREE, informal evening at the Northwest African American Museum ... Read more

2015-16 Sustained Support Application Now Open

2015-16 Sustained Support Application Now Open

Sustained Support for Arts, Heritage & Preservation Programs

4Culture’s Sustained Support program provides operating support for King County-based nonprofit cultural organizations, municipal preservation agencies and local arts agencies. Until 5:00 pm on Wednesday, October 15th, organizations and agencies can apply ... Read more

Moonshine Tours

Moonshine Tours

Redmond Moonshine Tours

September 24, 2014 – 5:45-8:00 pm
October 1, 2014 – 5:45-8:00 pm
October 8, 2014 – 5:45-8:00 pm

Tours begin at Half Price Books
7805 Leary Way NE
Redmond, WA 98052

Redmond’s Moonshine Series, is a set ... Read more

Cath Brunner online: Raising the bar on public art management

Cath Brunner online: Raising the bar on public art management

Online learning catches up with Public Art 4Culture

Public Art staffer Cath Brunner has been invited to teach an online workshop entitled Managing for Success in Public Art as part of the University of British Columbia’s Centre for Cultural Planning ... Read more

Add your site to the Historic Site(s) Specific Roster

Add your site to the Historic Site(s) Specific Roster

Call for Historic Sites

Deadline: September 12, 2014

Through our Historic Site(s) Specific Program, 4Culture supports creative individuals in collaboration with historic sites for installation, interpretation and performance in any discipline. 4Culture has a Call for Proposals open currently and ... Read more

Cowboys and Astronauts and Talented Youth!

Cowboys and Astronauts and Talented Youth!

Through the On-Site Review program, 4Culture evaluates arts and heritage organizations who receive Sustained Support funding. On-Site Reviewers attend events produced or presented by recipients and write up short reviews, which give the adjudicating Sustained Support panelists a patron’s-eye-view of ... Read more

Aaron Counts will lead Creative Alternatives pilot

Aaron Counts will lead Creative Alternatives pilot

4Culture, in partnership with King County’s Juvenile Court and Department of Adult and Juvenile Detention, is developing arts-based alternatives to incarceration for court involved youth.

Creative Alternatives is an innovative program in which regional artists will collaborate with young people ... Read more

Sustained Support: Arts Heritage & Preservation

Sustained Support: Arts Heritage & Preservation

Sustained Support: Save the Date to apply

Guidelines posted and applications open: August 20th
Deadline: October 15, 2015

Nonprofit cultural organizations, municipal preservation agencies and local arts agencies are eligible for the 2014 round of sustained support, a two-year cycle ... Read more

Kogut Butoh at Issaquah Depot

Kogut Butoh at Issaquah Depot

Kogut Butoh Presents Suitcases at the Issaquah Depot

Saturday, August 16 and Sunday, August 17
10:30 am – 4:00 pm
Issaquah Depot
78 First Avenue NE Issaquah, WA 98027

Entertaining, imaginative and informative, Suitcases Project is a free, all-ages continuous ... Read more