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365 Poems Selected for Poetry on Buses

365 Poems Selected for Poetry on Buses

A hearty congratulations to the 365 local poets whose poems were selected for the Poetry on Buses: Writing Home Collection. Each poem, a vision of home. Visit the Poetry on Buses website for the full list.

All 365 poems will ... Read more

Hot Jazz, Lindy Exchange & Washington Hall

Hot Jazz, Lindy Exchange & Washington Hall

Seattle Lindy Exchange
Saturday September 13, 9:30 pm doors, 9:45pm start
Washington Hall
153 14th Ave
Seattle, WA 98133

The Rhythm Runners have convened under auspicious circumstances to deliver prohibition era jazz to the Seattle Lindy Exchange at the historic ... Read more

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

4Culture closed for the Labor Day Holiday

4Culture closed for the Labor Day Holiday

4Culture will be closed for the Labor Day holiday, honoring America’s workers. We salute all of the workers we support with project and sustaining grants, the artists, museum staff, our partners in King County who work with us on Public ... Read more

Les Fleurs du Mâle, Steven Miller in Gallery4Culture

Les Fleurs du Mâle, Steven Miller in Gallery4Culture

September at Gallery4Culture

Steven Miller:  Les Fleurs du Mâle
September 5-25, 2014
Opening: Friday, September 5, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

Gallery Talk: Wednesday, September 17, 5:30 – 6:30

In his September solo exhibition titled Les Fleurs du Mâle, artist ... 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

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

Steven Griggs performs Panama Hotel Jazz

Steven Griggs performs Panama Hotel Jazz

Seattle saxophonist/composer/writer Steve Griggs received a 2013 Historic Site Specific Grant to create a program of music and narration for the Panama Hotel. Chamber Music America is helping extend the life of the project through a residency at the Seattle ... 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