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Cultural Congress at Seattle Center April 28 & 29

Cultural Congress at Seattle Center April 28 & 29

Join your statewide colleagues – including artists, administrators, educators, and cultural leaders – from across Washington for the 2014 Cultural Congress, April 28 and 29 on the Seattle Center campus.

The Washington State Arts Alliance... Continue

Poetry Pecha Kucha on April 24

Poetry Pecha Kucha on April 24

Pecha Kucha Seattle Celebrates Poetry

Thursday, April 24  7:00-9:00 pm

Seattle Central Library

1000 4th Ave, Seattle... Continue

Free Brought to Seattle in 2006, Pecha Kucha is a fun, informal night out – it’s a dynamic
Photographer Abby Inpanbutr: Persistent Work

Photographer Abby Inpanbutr: Persistent Work

Photographs of historic Maritime sites in Gallery4Culture for May

Abby Inpanbutr Persistent Work, Images of History and Industry on Salmon Bay and Lake Union May 1 – May 29, 2014 Opening: First Thursday, May 1, ... Continue

Arts & Social Change Youth Symposium April 28

Arts & Social Change Youth Symposium April 28

Arts & Social Change Youth Symposium: An Identity Experiment

Monday, April 28th, 3:13-6:30pm at the 2014 Cultural Congress in Seattle Center Armory

The Arts & Social Change Planning committee is sponsoring a session at the ... Continue

Stipends for WaMA Conference in Port Townsend

Stipends for WaMA Conference in Port Townsend

Washington Museum Association Conference convenes  June 18-20

Again this year, 4Culture is offering stipends of $250 each to King County heritage museum staff, volunteers, and board members attending the Washington Museum Association Conference in Port ... Continue

Submit Your Proposal for STG's 2014 Nights at The Neptune: A People's Theatre Joint

Submit Your Proposal for STG’s 2014 Nights at The Neptune: A People’s Theatre Joint

2014 REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – OPEN NOW!

Artists seeking an opportunity to present work at The Neptune Theatre’s Nights at The Neptune are encouraged to apply now for one of 8 performance slots. Seattle Theatre ... Continue

Arts Advocacy in the other Washington

Arts Advocacy in the other Washington

A few weeks ago I headed to the “other Washington” to participate in Arts Advocacy Day – the national arts action summit hosted by Americans for the Arts. I was joined by over 500 ... Continue

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

Documentary Scrappers Unite!

Documentary Scrappers Unite!

Leah Warshawski is a Seattle-based freelance producer who received a 4Culture Art Projects grant for the feature documentary Finding Hillywood in 2011. She has traveled and worked in more than 30 countries around the world, ... Continue

Museums added to Map 4Culture

Museums added to Map 4Culture

We’ve recently updated Map 4Culture, our interactive online and mobile map, with museums. Like the organizations participating in Destination Heritage, and integrated Public Art projects in King County’s collection, all the museums included on the ... Continue

AKCHO  Awards April 22nd

AKCHO Awards April 22nd

The Association of King County Historical Organizations, AKCHO, is trying something different this year – instead of running the AKCHO Annual Awards Program like the Academy Awards, where nobody but Price Waterhouse knows ahead ... Continue

Remembering Anna Valentina Murch

Remembering Anna Valentina Murch

Last Wednesday, artist Anna Valentina Murch died in San Francisco at the age of 65.

Residents and visitors to Seattle are fortunate to have two public art commissions that serve as testament to this artist’s ... Continue