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I am from __________. I contain multitudes.

I am from __________. I contain multitudes.

Happy April and National Poetry Month! In this guest post, poet Michelle Peñaloza invites you to participate in a series of events we’re calling the Poetry on Buses Roadshow. We hope to see you.

Do I contradict myself?

Very well ... Read more

Flushed: Into the World of Wastewater Treatment

Flushed: Into the World of Wastewater Treatment

“For more than a decade,” writes Stranger critic Brendan Kiley, “solo performer Stokley Towles has been studying us. He examines the mundane aspects of life in Seattle like an anthropologist from another planet—our libraries, our trash system, our police force, ... Read more

Free Workshop on Accessioning + Deaccessioning

Free Workshop on Accessioning + Deaccessioning

Deciding what to add to your institution’s collections – and what to get rid of – can seem like an overwhelming task. In this workshop, you will learn how to decide if an item will be a good addition to ... Read more

Creative Justice

Creative Justice

Creative Justice... Read more is 4Culture’s new arts-based alternative to incarceration for young people in King County. Through collaboration with mentor artists, participants consider the root causes of incarceration (as they intersect with racism, classism and other oppressions) and focus on the
Arts & Heritage Day is next week!

Arts & Heritage Day is next week!

Mark Gerth is the Executive Director of the Washington State Arts Alliance, which works to promote public funding, legislation, and policy in support of arts and culture in our region. Mark has years of experience in planning, advocacy, and policy ... Read more

A Sanctuary of Words

A Sanctuary of Words

Anna Goren, a community-oriented poet, writer and editor brought the Poetry on Buses theme, Writing Home, into the King County Correctional Facility. In this guest post, she shares her thoughts and a few of the remarkable results of an inmate ... Read more

Better Care For Your Collections

Better Care For Your Collections

Attention museum professionals, volunteers and students: The Balboa Art Conservation Center is offering a series of workshops focused on helping you improve your skills and knowledge in the realm of collections care.

There will be a workshop for each of ... Read more

Join Historic Seattle to Dig Deep!

Join Historic Seattle to Dig Deep!

Back by popular demand, Historic Seattle is kicking off the 2015 Digging Deeper Research Series this Saturday. It is a fascinating program to explore buildings, architecture, and history – all together! It is designed to provide attendees with behind-the-scenes insight ... Read more

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop + Scholarships

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop + Scholarships

Exhibit Makeovers Workshop
March 12-13, 2015
MOHAI | 860 Terry Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109
$270 members/$345 nonmembers
$40 off if registering before February 5

Exhibit Makeovers is a workshop developed and sponsored by the AASLH (American Association for State ... Read more

Scholarships for Exhibits Workshop

Scholarships for Exhibits Workshop

4Culture is offering scholarships to the King County heritage community for a professional development opportunity from the American Association for State and Local History. On March 12th and 13th, 2015, the Museum of History and Industry will host the two-day ... Read more

Applications Open for Heritage Projects

Applications Open for Heritage Projects

4Culture’s Heritage Projects program offers support for projects that teach, document, interpret, and exhibit King County history. Open to individuals who live in King County or organizations based in King County, this program has provided support for new publications, oral ... Read more

Earth Sky and Sea, a short film series - for kids!

Earth Sky and Sea, a short film series – for kids!

Public Art 4Culture is delighted to announce that two of our commissioned films will screen at the upcoming Children’s Film Festival Seattle. The Wild World of Pesticides by Clyde Petersen (who recently won the Arts Innovator Award – congrats Clyde!) ... Read more