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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

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

2014 Vets Restore Begins in September!

2014 Vets Restore Begins in September!

Announcing the 2014 VR Program, New Students & Industry Affiliates

4Culture is happy to announce that Vets Restore 2014 will begin mid-September. Welcome to a great new group of trainees. Our cadre of recruits includes both men and women, Army ... 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

StEPs 4Culture: Avoiding Zombie Projects

StEPs 4Culture: Avoiding Zombie Projects

Heritage 4Culture has launched a capacity-building initiative for the local heritage community called StEPs 4Culture. Based on the American Association for State and Local History’s Standards and Excellence Program for History Organizations, StEPs 4Culture is a series of convenings ... Read more

StEPs 4Culture: Getting Unstuck

StEPs 4Culture: Getting Unstuck

Heritage 4Culture has launched a capacity-building initiative for the local heritage community called StEPs 4Culture. Based on the American Association for State and Local History’s Standards and Excellence Program for History Organizations, StEPs 4Culture is a series of convenings 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

Ebb & Flow on the Burke-Gilman Trail

Ebb & Flow on the Burke-Gilman Trail

Kristen Ramirez has created an immersive experience of color and light in the bustling Wayne Tunnel, a gateway between communities and natural landmarks. Ebb & Flow combines blasts of bright yellow, orange, pink and purple, symbols that represent the flora ... Read more

Summer Drives & Buried Hatchets

Summer Drives & Buried Hatchets

Destination Maritime Spotlight

Offering Expansive views of Puget Sound, Marine View Drive connects the waterfront communities of De Moines and Redondo, and meanders past several notable parks. Starting from the north end, Des Moines Beach Park was known for decades ... Read more

Invite Congress to Your Museum

Invite Congress to Your Museum

During the August recess open your doors to your local and Congressional Representatives

Invite Congress to your Museum
August 9-16

What will influence legislators most as they tackle tough budget and policy choices this year? According to recent research, constituent ... Read more