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UW Bothell Students = Future Public Artists

UW Bothell Students = Future Public Artists

Kristen Ramirez is designing an immersive mural for the Wayne Tunnel on the Burke-Gilman Trail in Bothell. She will be engaging volunteers in the painting process this July – stayed tuned!

As part of her ... Continue

Heishman + Kiefer create an identity for the Lake to Sound Trail

Heishman + Kiefer create an identity for the Lake to Sound Trail

Jenny Heishman and Kurt Kiefer, firmly rooted Northwest transplants, will be combining their experience as artists, project managers, and planners to develop functional design elements as a “kit of parts” for King County’s ... Continue

Lake to Sound Trail: Kit of Parts

Lake to Sound Trail: Kit of Parts

Currently in phased development and slated for completion in 2023, the Lake to Sound Trail (L2S) will link the shoreline of Lake Washington in Renton to the shoreline of Puget Sound in Des Moines, while ... Continue

Conductive Garboil Grant 2013: Congrats Christian French!

Conductive Garboil Grant 2013: Congrats Christian French!

Artist, curator, and arts activist Christian French has been awarded the 2013 Conductive Garboil Grant.

Christian is the kind of person Su Job envisioned when she created and endowed this award for Seattle artists ... Continue

Blister Envy?

Blister Envy?

Its late July… are you yearning for another Long Walk?

If you are missing the experience of the last three summers with Susan Robb on the Regional Trails System, check out the Best ... Continue

Kristen Ramirez Selected for Wayne Tunnel Project

Kristen Ramirez Selected for Wayne Tunnel Project

Seattle-based artist, Kristen Ramirez will be making the experience of navigating the Wayne Tunnel on the Burke-Gilman Trail in Bothell, Washington more enjoyable for the over 2 million people that travel through it each year. ... Continue

Apply for the 2013 Conductive Garboil Grant

This annual, non-restricted award of $3,000 was developed by artist Su Job just before her passing in December 2008. The grant acknowledges artists who have “demonstrated a profound ability to challenge the limits of creative ... Continue

ArtTable + 4Culture + Loriann Hernandez

ArtTable + 4Culture + Loriann Hernandez

ArtTable’s Summer Internship for Diversity in the Visual Arts supports emerging women professionals from backgrounds generally underrepresented in the field. Through one-on-one mentoring relationships, interns have the opportunity to work with established leaders and gain ... Continue

Lungs + Learning

Lungs + Learning

“I developed bronchitis early in my career as I was trying, unsuccessfully, to teach myself to TIG weld aluminum. I phoned OSHA to check on a possible link between my illness and outgassing from the ... Continue

Tunnel Vision: Burke-Gilman Trail

Tunnel Vision: Burke-Gilman Trail

4Culture, working in partnership with King County Parks, is seeking an artist or artist team that can make the experience of navigating the 250 ft. long Wayne Tunnel on the Burke-Gilman Trail (BGT) in Bothell, ... Continue

Living Longer with Safer Ceramics

Living Longer with Safer Ceramics

4Culture and the Local Hazardous Waste Management Program in King County (LHWMP) are partnering to spread the word about Hidden Hazards in the Arts. 

The Healthy Ceramicist 

I recently saw a NY Times article on ... Continue

The Long Walk Revisited

The Long Walk Revisited

Did you miss last month’s Long Walk Short Film Fest at the Northwest Film Forum? If so (or if you want watch them again), here are links to the three videos that were screened:

The ... Continue